16th History Symposium

Program Chair: Lourdes Avilés , Plymouth State University

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Sunday, 7 January 2018

12:00 PM-4:00 PM: Sunday, 7 January 2018


WeatherFest
Location: Exhibit Hall 1 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

4:00 PM-5:00 PM: Sunday, 7 January 2018

Monday, 8 January 2018

8:30 AM-8:45 AM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Plenary Session 2
Welcoming Address
Location: Austin, Texas

8:45 AM-10:00 AM: Monday, 8 January 2018

10:00 AM-10:30 AM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Coffee Break

10:30 AM-11:45 AM: Monday, 8 January 2018

Recording files available
Session 2
Historical Weather and Climate Events, Forecasting, and Public Communication and Impacts—Part II
Location: Room 2 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 16th History Symposium
Chair: Lourdes B. Avilés, Plymouth State Univ.
10:30 AM
2.1
10:45 AM
2.2
Lessons We Must Learn—Deadly Tornadoes in Central Texas
Lon Curtis, Private Meteorologist, Round Rock, TX

12:00 PM-2:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Lunch Break

2:00 PM-3:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018

Recording files available
Lecture 1
2018 Haurwitz Lecture
Location: Salon K (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Cochairs: Ángel F. Adames, GFDL; Scott W. Powell, Colorado State Univ.

2:00 PM-3:15 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018

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Session 3
History of Observations and Measurements
Location: Room 2 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 16th History Symposium
Chair: Lourdes B. Avilés, Plymouth State Univ.
2:00 PM
3.1
25 Years of NOAA-Supported Climate Field Experiments
Kenneth Mooney, NOAA, Silver Spring, MD; and W. Higgins, J. huang, S. Lucas, J. Todd, and M. Patterson
2:15 PM
3.2
The International Indian Ocean Expedition—An Indian Perspective
Joy Merwin Monteiro, Stockholm Univ., Stockholm, Sweden
2:30 PM
3.3
History of Satellite Observations of East Pacific Atmospheric Rivers
Thomas Vonder Haar, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and J. M. Forsythe and C. J. Seaman
2:45 PM
3.4
The Hundred Year Hunt for the Red Sprite
Walter A. Lyons, WeatherVideoHD.TV, Fort Collins, CO

3:30 PM-4:15 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018

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Session 4
Notable Women and Minority Figures in Atmospheric Science
Location: Room 2 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 16th History Symposium
Chair: Lourdes B. Avilés, Plymouth State Univ.
3:45 PM
4.2

4:15 PM-6:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

6:00 PM-8:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Exhibits Opening and Reception
Location: Exhibit Hall 4 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

8:00 PM-10:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Ryan Symposium Reception
Location: The Reverbery at the Hilton (Austin, Texas)