Joint Session 18 Assimilation of observations into models: Atmosphere V

Thursday, 27 January 2011: 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
2A (Washington State Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 15th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS); and the 24th Conference on Weather and Forecasting/20th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction )
Jeffrey S. Whitaker, NOAA-CIRES Climate Diagnostics Center, Boulder, CO

3:30 PM
Progress in Development of the Flow-Following Finite-Volume Icosahedral Model (FIM) Toward Improving NCEP Global Ensemble Forecasts and Toward a Chemistry-Coupled Global Model Research Capability
Stanley G. Benjamin, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and R. Bleck, J. M. Brown, S. Sun, J. W. Bao, S. R. Sahm, G. Grell, M. Fiorino, and T. Henderson
3:45 PM
Introduction to Community Gridpoint Statistical Interpolation System (GSI) and its User Support
Ming Hu, NOAA/ESRL/GSD and CIRES, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and D. Stark, H. Shao, and X. Y. Huang
4:00 PM
Improvement of microwave land emissivity calculation in the CRTM
Weizhong Zheng, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and M. B. Ek and J. Derber

4:15 PM
Radiance bias correction in the National Centers for Environmental Prediction's Gridpoint Statistical Interpolation
Yanqiu Zhu, EMC/I.M. Systems Group, Inc., College Park, MD; and J. Derber, A. Collard, R. Treadon, G. Gayno, and J. A. Jung
4:30 PM
FIM Performance for some of the Major events of the 2009-2010 Winter Season
Edward J. Szoke, CIRA/Colorado State Univ. and NOAA/GSD, Boulder, CO; and S. Benjamin, J. M. Brown, M. Fiorino, B. D. Jamison, W. R. Moninger, and S. R. Sahm
4:45 PM
Improvements to NAVDAS 3DVAR Analysis for COAMPS
Keith D. Sashegyi, NRL, Monterey, CA; and P. M. Pauley, J. S. Goerss, W. F. Campbell, W. T. Thompson, R. L. Pauley, and R. A. Stocker
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