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

Session 1 Benchmarking, identification and verification in land surface modeling

Monday, 23 January 2012: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 352 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 26th Conference on Hydrology
Chairs:  Joseph A. Santanello Jr., NASA-GSFC
Cochairs:  Christa D. Peters-Lidard, NASA/GSFC; Michael Ek, NOAA/NWS/NCEP and Sujay V. Kumar, SAIC
  4:00 PM
Joint GEWEX/GLASS-GHP Project: Land Surface Model Benchmarking
Michael Ek, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Suitland, MD; and G. Abramowitz, S. Benedict, S. Williams, J. A. Santanello Jr., P. J. Van Oevelen, C. D. Peters-Lidard, M. Best, E. Blyth, T. P. Meyers, M. Rodell, S. V. Kumar, and S. Katz
  4:15 PM
Usefulness of Benchmarking for Global Land Surface Model Development
Gianpaolo Balsamo, ECMWF, Reading, United Kingdom; and C. Albergel, M. Balzarolo, A. Beljaars, S. Boussetta, J. C. Calvet, E. Dutra, T. Kral, D. Papale, P. de Rosnay, and I. Sandu
  4:30 PM
The International Land Model Benchmarking (ILAMB) Project: Water and Energy Cycle Benchmarking [INVITED]
David M. Lawrence, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and E. Blyth, M. Best, J. Randerson, and F. Hoffman
  4:45 PM
Verification of Simulations and Uncertainty Estimations in Ensemble Land Surface Simulations: Exercises in the Global Soil Wetness Project Phase 3 [INVITED]
Hyungjun Kim, UC Center for Hydrologic Modeling, Irvine, CA; and T. Oki, P. A. Dirmeyer, S. I. Seneviratne, S. Kanae, and J. S. Famiglietti

  5:15 PM