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

Session 9B Satellite-Based Algorithm Developments, Products, Applications and Validations 2 : Moisture and Precipitation Algorithms, Products and Validations

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room 257 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 18th Conference on Satellite Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology/ First Joint AMS-Asia Satellite Meteorology Conference
Cochairs:  Xiwu Zhan, NOAA/NESDIS and Wesley Berg, Colorado State University
  10:30 AM
NESDIS Satellite Soil Moisture Data Products, Their Validation and Applications (invited)
Xiwu Zhan, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and J. Liu, X. Wang, L. Zhao, K. Jensen, F. Weng, and M. Ek
  10:45 AM
  11:00 AM
Improving Precipitation Retrieval Using Total Lightning Data : A Multi-Sensor and Multi-Platform Synergy Between GOES-R and GPM
Nai-Yu Wang, CICS/Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and K. Gopalan and R. I. Albrecht

  11:15 AM
Recent Advances in the GPCP Global Precipitation Record
David T. Bolvin, SSAI and NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. F. Adler, G. J. Huffman, L. S. Chiu, E. J. Nelkin, U. Schneider, and D. A. Vila
  11:30 AM
Investigating Changes in Rain Rate Distributions Using a New Long-Term Precipitation Dataset From SSM/I
Wesley Berg, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and C. Kummerow, M. R. P. Sapiano, and D. Randel
  11:45 AM