Session 3B Special Session: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Atmospheric Research and Field Programs

Thursday, 26 January 2017: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Conference Center: Chelan 4 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation
Edward Dumas, NOAA, ATDD, Oak Ridge, TN

1:30 PM
What is the Current Status of Atmospheric Research using Unmanned Aircraft Systems? Results of a Community Survey
Cory A. Wolff, NCAR, Broomfield, CO; and H. Vomel, S. Ellis, S. P. Oncley, J. A. Moore, M. Lord, and D. Axisa
1:45 PM
Collaboration Leading Operational Unmanned Development for Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics Flight Campaign
Jamey Jacob, Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, OK; and P. B. Chilson, A. Houston, and S. Smith
2:00 PM
Severe Local Storm Environmental Observations from UAS
Steven E. Koch, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and B. Argrow, P. B. Chilson, M. Fengler, E. N. Rasmussen, D. D. Turner, R. Huck, A. L'Afflitto, and J. Salazar
2:45 PM
NOAA's operational end game for the Coyote Unmanned Aircraft System
Joseph J. Cione, NOAA, Miami, FL; and K. Twining, M. Silah, A. Brescia, E. A. Kalina, A. Farber, C. Troudt, A. Ghanooni, B. B. Baker, E. J. Dumas Jr., T. Hock, J. A. Smith, J. French, C. W. Fairall, G. deBoer, and G. Bland
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