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

Poster Session 1 Atmospheric and Oceanic Observations and Their Assimilation

Monday, 23 January 2012: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Hall E (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 16th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair:  Shirley T. Murillo, NOAA/AOML/HRD
Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI)ľA Major Leap Forward In Ocean Science and Observing Technology
Sue Banahan, Consortium for Ocean Leadership, Washington, DC; and W. R. Bergen and A. Chave

Ocean Observing Initiative (OOI) Science Data and Products
Lorraine Heilman, Consortium for Ocean Leadership, Washington, DC; and W. R. Bergen, S. Ackleson, and S. Webster

Performance Characteristics of the Vaisala Global Lightning Dataset (GLD360)
Ryan Said, Vaisala Inc., Louisville, CO; and A. Nag and N. Hembury

Evaluating the Impacts of NASA/SPoRT Daily Greenness Vegetation Fraction on Land Surface Model and Numerical Weather Forecasts
Jordan R. Bell, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO; and J. L. Case, F. J. LaFontaine, and S. V. Kumar
Manuscript (2.3 MB)

Poster PDF (1.3 MB)

New Developments in the Data Assimilation Research Testbed
Tim Hoar, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Anderson, K. Raeder, A. Karspeck, G. Romine, H. Liu, and N. Collins

An Observation Impact Tool for CPTEC LETKF: Implementation and Preliminary Results
Fabio Luiz R. Diniz, INPE/CPTEC, Cachoeira Paulista, Sao Paulo, Brazil; and R. Todling, D. L. Herdies, and L. G. G. de Goncalves

Observation Impact of Satellite Winds in NASA GEOS-5 Forecast System
Dagmar Merkova, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. Gelaro, M. Sienkievicz, N. L. Baker, and P. Pauley

A Comparison Between 3D-Var and 4D-Var Techniques for a Radar Data Assimilation Case During CHUVA Experiment
Eder Paulo Vendrasco, INPE, Cachoeira Paulista, Brazil; and C. F. Angelis and D. Herdies

Toward Producing a Beaufort/Chukchi Seas Regional Reanalysis
Jeremy R. Krieger, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK; and J. Zhang, F. Liu, M. D. Shulski, W. Tao, and X. Zhang