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

Poster Session 2 Benchmarking, Identification and Verification in Land Surface Modeling

Monday, 23 January 2012: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Hall E (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 26th Conference on Hydrology
Chairs:  Sujay V. Kumar, SAIC
Cochairs:  Joseph A. Santanello Jr., NASA-GSFC; Christa D. Peters-Lidard, NASA/GSFC and Michael Ek, NOAA/NWS/NCEP
Land Surface Verification Toolkit (LVT): A Formal Benchmarking and Evaluation Framework for Land Surface Models
Sujay V. Kumar, SAIC, Greenbelt, MD; and C. Peters-Lidard, J. A. Santanello Jr., K. W. Harrison, and A. Kumar

An Automated Online Land Surface Model Benchmarking and Evaluation Tool
Gab Abramowitz, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Evaluating the Skill of Land Surface Model Predictions for Global Agricultural Drought Monitoring
Wade Crow, USDA, Beltsville, MD; and S. Kumar, J. Bolten, and C. Peters-Lidard

Validation and Verification of the Operational Land Analysis Activities At the Air Force Weather Agency
Michael J. Shaw, NASA, Offutt AFB, NE; and S. V. Kumar, C. D. Peters-Lidard, and J. D. Cetola

Regional-Scale River Modeling Using Thousands of Mapped Rivers, off-the-Shelf Runoff Products and Hundreds of Stream Flow Gages
CÚdric H. David, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX; and Z. L. Yang and S. Hong

Poster PDF (18.4 MB)