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

Session 9B Special International Applications Session: The Impact and Meteorological Challenges of Volcanic Eruptions - Part II

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room 357 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 28th Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems (IIPS)
Cochairs:  Erik Andersson, ECMWF and John R. Lincoln, US Navy/WMO (Ret.) and Consultant
  10:30 AM
Modelling the Resuspension of Ash Deposited During the Eruption of Eyjafjallajökull in April/May 2010
Susan J. Leadbetter, Met Office, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom; and M. Hort, S. von Löwis, K. Weber, and C. Witham
  10:45 AM
  11:00 AM
Sensitivity of Operational London VAAC Model Forecasts to Uncertainty in the Fine Ash Fraction
Claire Witham, Met Office, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom; and M. Hort, S. Leadbetter, D. Thomson, P. Francis, and M. Cooke
  11:15 AM
Radiative Closure Between in-Situ and Remote Sensing Measurements of Volcanic Ash From Airborne and Satellite Platforms: A Case Study From the Eyjafjallajökull Eruption
Kate Turnbull, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and B. Johnson, F. Marenco, S. Newman, L. Clarisse, D. Hurtmans, S. Havemann, A. Baran, D. O'Sullivan, A. Minikin, B. Weinzierl, H. Schlager, U. Schumann, and J. Haywood