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

Joint Session 12 Remote Sensing of Hydrometeorological Variables I

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room 350/351 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 26th Conference on Hydrology; and the 18th Conference on Satellite Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology/ First Joint AMS-Asia Satellite Meteorology Conference )
Cochairs:  Chandra R. Kondragunta, NOAA/NESDIS and Thomas J. Jackson, USDA/ARS
  8:30 AM
SMOS Application in Hydrometeorology [INVITED]
Yann Kerr, CESBIO, Toulouse, France; and A. al Bitar, C. Gruhier, and O. Merlin
  8:45 AM
  9:00 AM
SMOS OBSERVATIONS to Evaluate SMAP SOIL Moisture Algorithms
Rajat Bindlish, USDA, Beltsville, MD; and T. J. Jackson, M. Cosh, T. Zhao, S. Chan, P. O'Neill, E. Njoku, A. Colliander, and Y. Kerr

  9:15 AM
Assimilation of Satellite Based Soil Moisture Data in the National Weather Service's Flash Flood Guidance System
Dugwon Seo, NOAA/CREST/CCNY/CUNY, New York, NY; and T. Lakhankar, R. Khanbilvardi, and B. Cosgrove
  9:30 AM
Long Term Observation and Validation of WindSat Soil Moisture Data
Li Li, NRL, Washington, DC; and R. Bindlish, T. J. Jackson, D. Truesdale, and P. Gaiser
  9:45 AM
Aqua AMSR-E Soil Moisture Retrieval: Evaluation and Potential Algorithm Improvement
Iliana E. Mladenova, USDA/ARS, Beltsville, MD; and T. J. Jackson, R. Bindlish, M. Cosh, E. Njoku, and S. Chan