Joint Session 10 Understanding Lightning’s Role in Atmospheric Chemistry

Tuesday, 25 January 2011: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
602/603 (Washington State Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Conference on the Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data; and the 13th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
Kenneth E. Pickering, NASA/GSFC/Univ. of Maryland, Laboratory for Atmospheres, Greenbelt, MD

3:30 PM
Lightning-produced NOx in the tropics: Results from TROCCINOX, SCOUT-O3 and AMMA, and recommendations for future LNOx parameterizations
H. Huntrieser, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany; and H. Schlager, U. Schumann, M. Lichtenstern, A. Roiger, P. Stock, H. Höller, K. Schmidt, and H. D. Betz
4:30 PM
4:45 PM
The Lightning Nitrogen Oxides Model (LNOM): status and recent applications
William J. Koshak, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and M. Khan, H. Peterson, L. Wang, and A. P. Biazar

5:00 PM
Application of a New Lightning-NOx Parameterization in a Hector Thunderstorm Cloud/Chemistry Simulation
Kristin A. Cummings, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and K. E. Pickering, M. C. Barth, T. Huntemann, W. C. Skamarock, G. Vaughan, A. Volz-Thomas, H. Schlager, and H. Höller
5:15 PM
Impact of lightning-NO emissions on summertime U.S. photochemistry as determined using the CMAQ model with NLDN-constrained flash rates
Dale Allen, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and K. E. Pickering, R. Pinder, W. J. Koshak, T. Pierce, and K. W. Appel
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