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

Joint Session 1 Using Satellite Observations, Data, and Applications to Assess Linkages Between Aerosol/Pollution/Anthropogenic Activities and Climate—Part I

Monday, 23 January 2012: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room 257 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 18th Conference on Satellite Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology/ First Joint AMS-Asia Satellite Meteorology Conference; and the Fourth Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions )
Cochairs:  Jianglong Zhang, University of North Dakota and Takashi Y. Nakajima, Tokai Univ.
  11:15 AM
MISR Perspective on Spatial and Temporal Variability in East Asian Deserts: Relation to Climate Factors
Olga V. Kalashnikova, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and J. N. Lee, D. I. N. Sokolik, M. J. Garay, O. Torres, and M. de la Torre Juárez

Study on the Satellite Data with Temporal and Spatial Distribution Over Taiwan Warm Season Afternoon Thunderstorm

  11:30 AM
Tropical Cyclone Core Structure Climatology From Satellite Measurements
Joshua Cossuth, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and R. E. Hart
  11:45 AM
Biomass Burning Aerosol Effects on Cloud Fraction Over Australia
Jennifer D. Small, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and J. Jiang, H. Su, and C. Zhai