Joint Session 21 Land Data Assimilation Systems: Methods and Applications III

Tuesday, 25 January 2011: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
611 (Washington State Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 25th Conference on Hydrology; and the 15th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS) )
Youlong Xia, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD and Michael B. Ek, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD

1:30 PM
Development and applications of land data assimilation systems for China [INVITED]
Kun Yang, Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ITP-CAS), Beijing, China; and J. Qin, L. Zhao, and Y. Chen

1:45 PM
ECMWF land surface analysis
Patricia de Rosnay, ECMWF, Reading, United Kingdom; and G. Balsamo, L. Isaksen, J. Muñoz Sabater, M. Drusch, K. Scipal, C. Albergel, J. C. Calvet, and R. Essery
2:00 PM
Plans and tests for the operational implementation of the new Canadian Land Data Assimilation System (CaLDAS)
Stephane Belair, EC, Dorval, QC, Canada; and M. Carrera, B. Bilodeau, S. J. Solomon, C. Derksen, L. Wang, and S. Leroyer

2:15 PM
Improving operational streamflow via remotely sensed microwave radiance data
Caleb Matthew DeChant, Portland State University, Portland, OR; and H. Moradkhani
2:30 PM
Comparison of Modeled and SMOS-Observed Surface Soil Moisture Estimates in Preparation for the SMAP L4_SM Assimilation Product
Gabriëlle J.M. De Lannoy, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. H. Reichle, W. T. Crow, R. D. Koster, J. Kimball, and Q. Liu

2:45 PM
The land data assimilation system in the NOAA Climate Forecast System Reanalysis
Jesse Meng, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and R. Yang, H. Wei, M. B. Ek, Y. Xia, and K. E. Mitchell

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