General Applications of Atmospheric Electricity and Lightning Data in the Atmospheric Sciences I

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Monday, 24 January 2011: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Washington State Convention Center
Host: Fifth Conference on the Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data
Chair:  Edward R. Mansell, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
Fractal characteristics of simulated and LMA-detected lightning flashes
Blake J. Allen, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and E. R. Mansell and E. C. Bruning
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Global relationships between lightning and ice water path characteristics from WWLLN and AMSU-B/MHS
Yoshitaka Nakamura, Osaka University c/o Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Suita, Osaka, Japan; and R. H. Holzworth, A. R. Jacobson, J. A. Weinman, L. A. McMurdie, H. Meng, R. R. Ferraro, T. Morimoto, T. Ushio, and Z. I. Kawasaki

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Inferring lightning-channel geometry from polarimetry of VHF radio emissions
Abram R. Jacobson, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and R. H. Holzworth and X. M. Shao

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A balloon-borne high-definition videosonde to measure thunderstorm microphysics
Donald R. MacGorman, NOAA/NSSL/WRDD, Norman, OK; and W. D. Rust, S. Waugh, D. Kennedy, and S. E. Fredrickson

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A 3-Dimensional DBSCAN Storm Tracking and Identification Algorithm Description and Implementation
Jenny L. Matthews, Georgia Tech Research Institute, Severe Storms Research Center, Atlanta, GA; and J. Trostel

Application of a 3D DBSCAN SCIT algorithm to the characterization of storm cells
John Trostel, Georgia Tech Research Institute, Severe Storms Research Center, Atlanta, GA ; and J. L. Matthews