92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 8B Special International Applications Session: The Impact and Meteorological Challenges of Volcanic Eruptions - Part I

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room 357 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 28th Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems (IIPS)
Cochairs:  Erik Andersson, ECMWF and John R. Lincoln, US Navy/WMO (Ret.) and Consultant
  8:30 AM
Use of Radar- and Lidar Measurements to Monitor Volcanic Ash Plumes
Sigrún Karlsdóttir, Icelandic Meteorological Office, Reykjavík, Iceland; and S. von Löwis, G. Sigurdarson, H. Pétursson, and G. N. Petersen
  8:45 AM
  9:00 AM
Volcanic Lightning During the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull Eruption
Pordur Arason, Icelandic Meteorological Office, Reykjavík, Iceland; and A. J. Bennett and L. E. Burgin
  9:15 AM
Airborne in-Situ and Lidar Observations of Volcanic Ash During the 2010 Eruption of Eyjafjallajökull
Ben Thomas Johnson, UK Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and F. Marenco, K. Turbull, J. Haywood, A. J. Baran, R. Cotton, P. Brown, H. Webster, Z. Ulanowski, R. Burgess, P. Rosenburg, A. Wooley, E. Heese, and J. Dorsey