Joint Poster Session 1 Aerosol, Cloud, and Climate

Wednesday, 26 January 2011: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
4E (Washington State Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the Third Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions; the 18th Conference on Planned and Inadvertent Weather Modification; and the 13th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
Yang Zhang, North Carolina State Univ., Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Raleigh, NC and Nicole Mölders, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK

Phase composition and seedability of cumulus clouds in the Camaguey meteorological site
Carlos Alberto Perez-Sanchez Sr., Camaguey Meteorological Center, Camaguey, Cuba; and D. Martinez, V. V. Petrov Sr., I. Pomares-Ponce, F. Gamboa-Romero, and B. P. Koloskov

Handout (2.8 MB)

Report on the Polarimetric Cloud Analysis and Seeding Test 3 (POLCAST3) Field Project
Korey Southerland, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND; and D. Delene, G. Mullendore, P. A. Kucera, and D. Langerud

Accounting for spatiotemporal variation of rainfall measurements in detecting ground-based sources of weather modification
Raymond Chambers, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia; and S. Beare and S. Peak

Storm duration analysis using TITAN
Logan C. Dawson, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and S. Tessendorf and C. Weeks

Numerical simulation of the accumulation zones and hail growth in hailstorms
Kailin Zheng, Nanjing University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China; and B. Chen

Comprehensive Analysis of Satellite and Other Observations from a Convective Clouds Merger
Yuquan Zhou Sr., Chinese Academy of Meteorological Science, Beijing, China; and M. Cai II

Urbanisation and maximum temperature
Harvey Stern, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Vic., Australia; and B. Campbell, M. Efron, J. Cornall-Reilly, and J. McBride
Manuscript (2.0 MB)

Handout (67.3 kB)

A Study of the Vertical Structure and Distribution of Cloud System in China from Upper-Air Observations
Yuquan Zhou Sr., Chinese Academy of Meteorological Science, Beijing, China; and J. Ou

Preventing Tornadogenesis—Concept for Thunderstorm Intervention
Lyle M. Jenkins, Jenkins Enterprises, Houston, TX

Can precipitation suppression due to anthropogenic aerosol pollution be detected using back trajectory methods?
Thomas H. Chubb, Monash University, Monash University, VIC, Australia; and S. T. Siems and M. J. Manton

Silver enrichment in rain from clouds in Israel under different seeding and cloud microstructure conditions
Assaf Zipori, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel; and D. Rosenfeld and Y. Erel

Examining the Connection between Particle Hygroscopicity and Immersion Freezing
Heike Wex, Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig, Germany; and D. Niedermeier, S. Hartmann, T. Clauss, A. Kiselev, R. C. Sullivan, M. D. Petters, P. J. DeMott, P. Reitz, J. Schneider, and F. Stratmann

Evolution of summer thunderstorms in the Baltimore-Washington, DC metropolitan area
Cassie A. Stearns, Howard University, Washington, DC; and E. Joseph, A. E. Reynolds, G. M. Heymsfield, D. Venable, and B. B. Demoz

Polarimetric Radar Analysis of Hygroscopic Seeding of Clouds in Eastern North Dakota
Paul A. Kucera, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and D. Delene, C. A. Grainger, and D. Langerud

The effect of aerosols on the onset of precipitation
Kathryn Boyd, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and C. D. Kummerow

The possible effects of aerosol on cloud and precipitation over the Korean peninsula
Hwan-Jin Song, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and B. J. Sohn

Aerosol impacts on cloud properties and precipitation variability over the Mid-Atlantic Region
Megan K. Payne, Howard University, Washington, DC; and E. Joseph and J. D. Fuentes

Handout (1.3 MB)

Aerosol effects on precipitaiton in a multiscale aerosol climate model
Minghuai Wang, PNNL, Richland, WA; and S. J. Ghan, M. Ovchinnikov, R. Easter, X. Liu, Y. Qian, and E. I. Kassianov

Aerosols in the marine boundary layer at the Azores AMF
Matthew C. Wyant, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and J. K. Fletcher, C. S. Bretherton, and R. Wood

Marine boundary layer albedo continuum investigations utilizing active and passive remote sensing data
Louise Leahy, Univerisity of Washington, Seattle, WA; and R. Wood

The Earth's Energy balance inferred from A-Train observations
David Henderson, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and T. S. L'Ecuyer

Handout (5.8 MB)

Polarimetric radar analysis of rain drop size variability in clouds near Brisbane Australia
James W. Wilson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. A. Knight, S. A. Tessendorf, and C. Weeks

Resolving both mixing and number of activated CCN in deep convective clouds
Eyal Freud, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel; and D. Rosenfeld

Aerosol, clouds and water vapor transport across the tropopause: observations and model results
Hui Su, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and J. Jiang, X. Liu, and W. G. Read

Spatio-temporal variability of aerosol in the tropics and its relationship with the hydrological cycle
Manuel D. Zuluaga, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and C. D. Hoyos and P. J. Webster

Examining aerosol indirect effects on tropical deep convection
Rachel L. Storer, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and S. C. van den Heever

Handout (6.0 MB)

Large-eddy simulation of the VOCALS RF06 pocket of open cells: cloud macrostructure, entrainment and microphysical timescale
Andrew H. Berner, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and C. S. Bretherton, R. Wood, and P. N. Blossey

The effects of aerosol and meteorological conditions on low-level shallow clouds over East Asia
In-Jin Choi, Korea Institute of Atmospheric Prediction Systems, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and T. Nakajima and S. C. Yoon

Urban Aerosol Direct Effect on Surface Temperature
Menglin Jin, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA; and J. M. Shepherd and W. Zheng

Poster 728 moved. New Talk 3.3A scheduled for Wed. at 9:15am

Measurement of Interstitial Particles During the PLOWS and the GRIP Aircraft Campaigns
Arash Moharreri, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY; and P. Dubey, L. W. Craig, A. Schanot, D. C. Rogers, D. W. Toohey, B. E. Anderson, and S. Dhaniyala

Numerical Study of the Impact of Aerosol-Cloud Interactions during Mesoscale Convective
Priyanka Roy, NOAA/NESDIS, College Park, MD; and Z. Boybeyi

Global modeling of aerosol effects on cirrus clouds
Trude Storelvmo, Yale University, New Haven, CT; and D. Barahona and A. Nenes

Preliminary results of an aerosol-aware bulk microphysics scheme in WRF
Gregory Thompson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and T. Eidhammer and R. M. Rasmussen

Regional model simulations of aerosol-cloud interactions in the Southeast Pacific
Andreas Muhlbauer, JISAO/Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and R. Wood

Handout (425.6 kB)

Testing sea salt injections into marine stratocumulus as a geoengineering option
Andreas Muhlbauer, JISAO/Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and T. P. Ackerman and R. Wood

Handout (2.6 MB)

CCN estimates from bulk hygroscopic growth factors of ambient aerosols during the pre-monsoon season over Central Nepal
Prabhakar Shrestha, Duke University, Durham, NC; and A. P. Barros and A. Khlystov

Cloud Condensation and Ice Nuclei Impacts on Tropical Convection in Cloud Resolving Model Simulations in Radiative Convective Equilibrium
Amanda M. Sheffield, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado; and S. C. van den Heever

Direct and indirect radiative forcing of biomass burning aerosols at Kilimanjaro
Udaysankar S. Nair, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and J. G. Fairman Jr. and S. Christopher

Potential retrieval of aerosol properties for aerosol cloud interaction studies using Aerosol Polarimetry Sensor (APS) measurements
Alexandra Tsekeri, City College of New York, New York, NY; and B. Gross, F. Moshary, and S. Ahmed
Manuscript (788.2 kB)

Cloud base aerosol characteristics and implications for cloud microphysics in southeast Queensland
Sarah Tessendorf, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. Weeks, R. Bruintjes, and D. Axisa
Manuscript (492.1 kB)

Cold pools and aerosols under stratocumuli
Christopher R. Terai, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and R. Wood

Poster 750 moved. New Talk 1.3A scheduled for Mon. at 12:00pm

Feasibility of Space-Based Monitoring for Governance of Solar Radiation Management Activities
Leslie Wickman, The Aerospace Corp., El Segundo, CA; and P. Smith, I. Min, and S. Beck
Manuscript (335.5 kB)

Handout (678.3 kB)

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