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

Joint Poster Session 3 Remote Sensing of Hydrometeorological Variables

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 9:45 AM-11:00 AM
Hall E (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 26th Conference on Hydrology; and the 18th Conference on Satellite Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology/ First Joint AMS-Asia Satellite Meteorology Conference )
Cochairs:  Chandra R. Kondragunta, NOAA/NESDIS and Thomas J. Jackson, USDA/ARS
SMOS Soil Moisture Validation in the U.S
Thomas J. Jackson, USDA/ARS, Beltsville, MD; and R. Bindlish, M. Cosh, T. Zhao, Y. Kerr, and D. Leroux

NOAA Soil Moisture Operational Product System (SMOPS) and Its Soil Moisture Retrieval From AMSR-E and WindSat
Jicheng Liu, I.M. Systems Group at NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and X. Zhan, L. Zhao, K. A. Jensen, and X. Wang

Soil Moisture Sensitivity of Microwave Signatures of a Growing Elephant Grass: A Bioenergy Crop
Mary Morris, Penn State Univ., Jenkintown, PA; and P. W. Liu and J. Judge

A Modified K-Means Algorithm for GOES-R Rainfall Potential
Zhihua Zhang, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and R. J. Kuligowski and V. Lakshmanan

NOAA-CREST Field Experiment: Remote Sensing of Snow Properties Using Microwave Radiometry
Tarendra Lakhankar, NOAA-CREST, The City Univ. of New York, New York, NY; and J. Muņoz, P. Romanov, and D. R. Khanbilvardi