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

Joint Session 3 Using Satellite Observations, Data, and Applications to Assess Linkages Between Aerosol/Pollution/Anthropogenic Activities and Climate- Part II

Monday, 23 January 2012: 4:00 PM-5:30 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:  Takashi Y. Nakajima, Tokai Univ. and Jianglong Zhang, University of North Dakota
  4:00 PM
Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiative Effect of Aerosols Based on Multiple Satellite Observations
Bingqi Yi, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and P. Yang and A. Dessler

  4:15 PM
Development of a Multi-Sensor Aerosol Data Assimilation Method From MODIS, MISR, and CALIPSO Aerosol Products for Operational and Climate Applications
Jianglong Zhang, Univ. of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND; and J. S. Reid, J. R. Campbell, E. J. Hyer, D. L. Westphal, Y. Shi, R. S. Johnson, and N. L. Baker
  4:30 PM
Recent Study of Cloud Droplet Growth Process Using Satellite Observation and Modeling (invited)
Takashi Y. Nakajima, Tokai Univ., Tokyo, Japan; and T. N. Matsui, K. Suzuki, T. Nakajima, H. Shimoda, and Y. Matsumae

  4:45 PM
Effect of Monomer Size Distribution on the Scattering and Absorption Properties of BC Aggregates
Chao Liu, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and R. L. Panetta and P. Yang