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

Session 7B Radar Technologies: Past, Present and Future - Part IV

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Room 357 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 28th Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems (IIPS)
Cochairs:  Timothy Crum, NOAA/NEXRAD Radar Operations Center; Douglas E. Forsyth, NOAA/NSSL; Julian Wang, NOAA/ARL; Robert E. Saffle, Noblis, Inc. and Mark B. Yeary, University of Oklahoma
  3:30 PM
  3:45 PM
Initial Assessment of the Dual-Polarization Quantitative Precipitation Estimate Algorithm's Performance for Two Dual-Polarization WSR-88Ds
Stephen B. Cocks, Radar Operations Center, Norman, OK; and D. S. Berkowitz, R. Murnan, J. A. Schultz, S. castleberry, K. Howard, K. Elmore, and S. Vasiloff
  4:00 PM
Using Ka-Band Doppler Fall Velocity Spectra Profiles to Enhance Nasa's Icing Remote Sensing Algorithm
David J. Serke, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO; and A. L. Reehorst and M. K. Politovich
  4:15 PM
Understanding Radar Echoes From Wind Turbines and How to Mitigate the Impact on Radar
Svetlana Bachmann, Lockheed Martin, Syracuse, NY; and R. Monson, B. Perfetti, J. Zheng, and M. Kaveh
  4:30 PM
Scan-to-Scan Correlation of Weather Radar Signals to Identify Ground Clutter
Yinguang Li, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and G. Zhang, R. J. Doviak, D. L. Priegnitz, and C. D. Curtis

Poster PDF (8.4 MB)

  4:45 PM
Pulse Compression Observations Using the Rapid X-Band Dual-Polarimetric (RaXpol) Mobile Radar
James M. Kurdzo, Atmospheric Radar Research Center, School of Meteorology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. B. Meier, R. D. Palmer, B. L. Cheong, and G. Zhang
  5:00 PM
Developing Quality Control Techniques for a CONUS-Wide Multi-Year Radar-Derived Rotation Track Climatology
Madison L. Miller, NSSL/CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and V. Lakshmanan and T. M. Smith
Manuscript (1.6 MB)

  5:15 PM
An Objective, Radar-Derived, Preliminary Hail Climatology for the Contiguous United States
John L. Cintineo, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and T. M. Smith, V. Lakshmanan, and S. Ansari