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

Joint Session 8 Advances in Methods and Applications of Land Data Assimilation Systems II

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Room 352 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 26th Conference on Hydrology; and the 16th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS) )
Cochairs:  Rolf H. Reichle, NASA/GSFC; Susan C. Steele-Dunne, TU Delft; Michael Ek, NOAA/NWS/NCEP and Youlong Xia, IMSG at NOAA/NCEP Environmental Modeling Center
  3:30 PM
Use of Satellite Data for Land Surface Analysis At ECMWF [INVITED]
Patricia de Rosnay, ECMWF, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom; and C. Albergel, G. Balsamo, S. Boussetta, J. C. Calvet, C. Gruhier, S. Hasenauer, L. Isaksen, Y. Kerr, J. Muņoz Sabater, T. Pellarin, and W. Wagner
  4:00 PM
Application of Long-Term NLDAS-2 Products: Hydroclimatic Trends Over the Continental United States From 1979 to 2009
Youlong Xia, IMSG at NOAA/NCEP Environmental Modeling Center, College Park, MD; and M. B. Ek, J. Sheffield, and E. F. Wood
  4:15 PM
Uncertainties in North American Land Data Assimilation Systems Over the Contiguous United States
Kingtse C. Mo, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPC, Camp Springs, MD; and L. C. Chen, S. Shukla, T. Bohn, and D. P. Lettenmaier
  4:30 PM
Assimilation of SMOS L-Band Brightness Temperatures within the Canadian Land Data Assimilation System (CaLDAS)
Marco L. Carrera, EC, Dorval, QC, Canada; and S. Belair, B. Bilodeau, and S. Solomon

  4:45 PM
Land Data Assimilation in the Arctic System Reanalysis
Michael Barlage, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and D. H. Bromwich and L. S. Bai
  5:00 PM
Land Surface Data Assimilation: Dart and CLM
Yongfei Zhang, University of Texas, Austin, TX; and T. Hoar, W. J. Sacks, T. Craig, A. Fox, J. Anderson, and Z. L. Yang
  5:15 PM
Assimilation of SMOS Observations Into the Catchment Land Surface Model
Gabriëlle J.M. De Lannoy, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. H. Reichle, Q. Liu, and C. Draper