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

Session 14A Applications of Satellite/Radar/Other Instrumental Measurements on Land-Air-Sea Interactions - Part II

Thursday, 26 January 2012: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room 256 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 18th Conference on Satellite Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology/ First Joint AMS-Asia Satellite Meteorology Conference
Cochairs:  Yuliya Troitskaya, IAP RAS Institute of Applied Physics Russian Academy of Sciences and ZhongPing Lee, UMass Boston
  1:30 PM
Impact of spectral models on the spectral optimization scheme in ocean-color remote sensing (invited)
ZhongPing Lee, Univ. of Massachusetts, Boston, MA; and B. Franz, S. Shang, Q. Dong, and R. Arnone
  1:45 PM
Mixing and Deep Ocean Convection (invited)
Xiao-Hai Yan, Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE

  2:15 PM
Global Light Rainfall Retrieval and Its Importance in Quantification of Sea Surface Water Exchange
Ali Behrangi, JPL/California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; and S. wong, B. H. Lambrigtsen, and E. J. Fetzer

  2:30 PM
Satellite-Detected Gravity Waves Embedded in the Atmospheric River and Their Orographic Enhancement: A Case Study
Ruping Mo, Environment Canada, Vancouver, BC, Canada; and A. Besson, J. Goosen, B. Snyder, M. Brugman, R. Wu, and P. Joe
  2:45 PM
Persistent Cloudiness Features Associated with Ocean Bottom Topography
Michael W. Douglas, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and A. Dominguez