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

Poster Session 1 Poster Session 1

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 9:45 AM-11:00 AM
Hall E (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: Eighth Annual Symposium on Future Operational Environmental Satellite Systems
Cochairs:  Vince Grano, JPSS Program Office and Timothy J. Schmit, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR
GOES-R Ocean Dynamics Algorithm
Eileen Maria Maturi, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, Camp Springs, MD

TeraScan® Direct Reception of NPP: Post-Launch Results
Karen Friedman Dubey, SeaSpace Corporation, Poway, CA; and E. Baptiste, K. Prasad, and H. Y. Shin

Developing Operational Land Surface Temperature Product From Current GOES Satellites
Yunyue Yu, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and D. Sun and L. Fang

New Operational Algorithms for Charged Particle Data From Low-Altitude Polar-Orbiting Satellites
Janet L. Machol, NOAA, Boulder, CO; and J. C. Green, J. V. Rodriguez, T. G. Onsager, W. F. Denig, and P. N. Purcell

Data Fusion Demonstrations At the GOES-R Proving Ground Using Satellites, in-Situ Data and Weather Forecast Models

Predicting Where Convective Clouds Will Form with the GOES-R ABI
Daniel T. Lindsey, NOAA/NESDIS, Fort Collins, CO; and L. Grasso

Evaluation of Ice Characterization From NPP VIIRS

Analysis of Surface Urban Heat Island in Makurdi, Nigeria
Bernard Tarza Tyubee, Benue State Univ., Makurdi, Nigeria; and R. N. C. Anyadike

Poster PDF (334.6 kB)

Evaluating Storm Intensity Using Coupled TRMM Lightning Imaging Sensor and Meteosat Second Generation in Preparation for GOES-R
Christopher P. Jewett, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and A. LeRoy, J. R. Mecikalski, and J. R. Walker

Validation of Cirrus Infrared Scattering Properties Used in the Production of Simulated GOES-R ABI Proxy Data
Tom Greenwald, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and Y. K. Lee and A. Huang

Poster PDF (203.0 kB)

Convective Storm Forecasting 1-6 Hours Prior to Initiation
John R. Mecikalski, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and D. T. Lindsey, C. S. Velden, B. L. Vant-Hull, and R. M. Rabin

The Ground Segment Architecture for GOES-R
Dennis Hansen, Harris Corporation, Melbourne, FL; and S. Kalluri, J. Bistrow, G. Dittberner, A. Weiner, and S. Marley

Development of RGB Composite Imagery for Operational Weather Forecasting Applications
Andrew L. Molthan, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and K. K. Fuell, H. K. Oswald, and J. A. Knaff

Satellite-Based Identification of Tropical Cyclone Core Features with Respect to Intensity Change
Joshua Cossuth, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and R. E. Hart

Evaluation of VIIRS Vegetation Index EDR Produced Under the Algorithm Development Library

Testing GOES-R Product Performance: The Reproducibility of Research Baseline Results in Implemented Algorithms
Edward J. Kennelly, AER, Lexington, MA; and C. Botos, E. Steinfelt, and R. Khana

Characterization of the Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System (CERES) Flight Model 5 (FM5) Sensors on NPP Mission
Susan Thomas, Science Systems and Application Inc, Hampton, VA; and K. J. Priestley, M. Shankar, P. C. Hess, N. P. Smith, and M. G. Timcoe

Arctic Region Communications Small Satellites (ARC-Sat): Multiagency Effort for Enhanced Arctic Regional Communications, Maritime Domain Awareness and Data-Extraction
Gina Wade, Von Braun Center for Science & Innovation, Huntsville, AL; and J. Casas, M. Kress, H. Moore, and S. Spehn

A Sub-Pixel-Based Calculation of Fire Radiative Power From MODIS Observations: Retrieval, Validation, and Sensitivity Analysis
David A. Peterson, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and J. Wang, C. Ichoku, E. J. Hyer, and V. Ambrosia

Poster PDF (6.8 MB)

The 2011 HPC/OPC/SAB GOES-R Proving Ground Demonstration
Michael J. Folmer, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and B. Reed, S. Goodman, J. M. Sienkiewicz, E. Danaher, J. Kibler, and D. R. Novak

NPP/JPSS Instrumental Performance Trending and Bias Monitoring in STAR Integrated Cal/Val System (ICVS)
Ninghai Sun, NOAA, Camp Springs, MD; and F. Weng, T. Mo, Y. Han, L. Bi, X. Jin, and M. Fuentes

EnKF Assimilation of Cloud Properties Retrieved From GOES
Thomas A. Jones, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and D. J. Stensrud
Manuscript (1.1 MB)

Poster PDF (1.2 MB)

A Quantitative Fog/Low Stratus Detection Algorithm for GOES-R
Corey G. Calvert, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. J. Pavolonis

Methodology for the Validation of Water Vapor Profile Environmental Data Records (EDRs) From the Cross-Track Infrared Microwave Sounding Suite (CrIMSS): Experience with the DOE ARM Water Vapor Raman Lidar
Robert Knuteson, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and D. Tobin, A. Sorce, J. Roman, S. Ackerman, H. Revercomb, and D. D. Turner
Manuscript (962.0 kB)

Poster PDF (3.2 MB)

GRAFIIR – An Efficient End-to-End Semi Automated GOES-R ABI Algorithm Performance Analysis and Implementation Verification System
Hong Zhang, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. Gunshor, W. Straka, G. Martin, S. Wanzong, E. Schiffer, R. Garcia, and A. Huang

Air Quality Proving Ground: Evaluating GOES-R ABI Products with Proxy Data
Alexandra St. Pé, JCET/Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD; and R. M. Hoff, H. Zhang, A. Huff, S. Kondragunta, C. Xu, P. Ciren, E. S. Yang, and S. A. Christopher

A Fast Physical Algorithm for Hyperspectral Sounding Retrieval
Zhenglong Li, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. Li, E. Weisz, and J. Li

Preparation for Use of the GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI)
Kaba Bah, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and T. Achtor, T. D. Rink, T. J. Schmit, J. Otkin, and J. Gerth

McIDAS-V, Visualization and Data Analysis for GOES-R
William C. Straka III, Space Science and Engineering Center/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and T. D. Rink, T. H. Achtor, T. J. Schmit, and K. Bah

Validation of GOES-R LAP Algorithm with GOES-13 Sounder
Yong-Keun Lee, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and Z. Li and J. Li