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

Themed Joint Session 11 Enhancing Operational Capabilities: Progress and Plans for R2O-Enabling Technologies Part II

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
La Nouvelle A (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Second Conference on Transition of Research to Operations: Successes, Plans, and Challenges; the 28th Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems (IIPS); and the Second Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python )
Cochairs:  George Komar, NASA/ESTO; John Pereira, NOAA/NESDIS and Gerald J. Dittberner, Harris Corporation
  8:30 AM
The Multiangle SpectroPolarimetric Imager (MSPI) and Its Broadband Quarter Wave Retarder Challenge
Stacey R. Sueoka, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and D. J. Diner, R. Chipman, S. C. McClain, and C. Bradley
  8:45 AM
Development of An Internally-Calibrated Wide-Band Airborne Microwave Radiometer to Improve Coastal and Enable Over-Land Wet-Tropospheric Correction for SWOT
Steven C. Reising, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and P. Kangaslahti, S. T. Brown, D. E. Dawson, A. Lee, D. Albers, D. J. Hoppe, B. Khayatian, O. Montes, T. C. Gaier, A. B. Tanner, C. Parashare, S. Padmanabhan, X. Bosch-Lluis, K. Gilliam, and S. P. Nelson
  9:00 AM
An 8-40 GHz Wideband Instrument for Snow Measurements
Timothy E. Durham, Harris Corporation, Melbourne, FL
  9:30 AM
Weather and Terrain Integration for Mission Planning
Laura Clemente, Engineer Research and Development Center, Alexandria, VA
  9:45 AM
Better Mission Planning Through Terrain and Weather Integration
Susan Frankenstein, CRREL, Hanover, NH; and J. B. Eylander