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

Joint Poster Session 1 Advances in Methods and Applications of Land Data Assimilation Systems

Monday, 23 January 2012: 2:30 PM-4:30 PM
Hall E (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
Land Data Assimilation of Satellite-Based Soil Moisture Products Using the Land Information System Over the NLDAS Domain
David M. Mocko, SAIC at NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and S. V. Kumar, C. D. Peters-Lidard, and Y. Tian

Poster PDF (1.7 MB)

Improvement of Microwave Land Emissivity Calculation and Its Impact on Satellite Data Assimilation
Weizhong Zheng, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and M. Ek, J. Derber, P. Van Delst, G. Gayno, and F. Weng

Enhancement of High Resolution Hydrological Modeling on the CONUS HRAP Grid Using Operational NOAA NCEP and NOAA OHD Models
Jiarui Dong, NOAA/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and B. Cosgrove, M. Ek, and K. C. Mo

Validation of Model-Simulated Land Skin Temperature in the North American Land Data Assimilation System Phase 2
Youlong Xia, IMSG at NOAA/NCEP Environmental Modeling Center, College Park, MD; and M. Ek, J. Sheffield, B. Livneh, and E. F. Wood

Implementation of GLDAS in the NCEP Operational Global Climate and Weather Forecast Systems
Jesse Meng, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and H. Wei, R. Yang, and M. Ek

Assimilation of Remotely Sensed AMSR-E and GlobSnow Snow Data in CaLDAS Land Assimilation System
Sheena J. Solomon, EC, Dorval, QC, Canada; and S. Bélair, C. Derksen, L. Wang, M. L. Carrera, and B. Bilodeau

Assimilation of Terrestrial Water Storage From GRACE in a Snow-Dominated Basin
Barton A. Forman, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. H. Reichle and M. Rodell

Offline Land Surface Temperature Assimilation in Numerical Weather Prediction Output
Thomas R. H. Holmes, USDA, Beltsville, MD; and W. T. Crow

Reducing Water Imbalance in Land Data Assimilation: Ensemble Filtering without Perturbed Observations
M. Tugrul Yilmaz, USDA/ARS, Beltsville, MD; and T. M. DelSole and P. R. Houser