Session 2B Disseminating Earth Science and Climate Information for Better Decision Making, Part I

Monday, 8 January 2018: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room 10AB (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 34th Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies
Eugene Burger, NOAA/ERL/PMEL, NOAA Pmel, Seattle, WA; Tiffany C. Vance, NOAA, NOS/IOOS, Silver Spring, MD and Alex Coletti, SM Resources Corp., Ashburn, VA

The presentations in this session discuss technologies used for distributing and communicating Earth science and climate products for supporting decision makers.

10:30 AM
Making Data Available on the Cloud for Decision Support Applications through NOAA's Big Data Project
Edward J. Kearns, NOAA, Asheville, NC; and S. Glass, O. Brown, J. Brannock, A. Simonson, and J. O'Neil
10:45 AM
Supporting Climate Services in Europe: The Copernicus Climate Data Store
Cedric Bergeron, ECMWF, Reading, UK; and B. Raoult and A. Lopez-Alos
11:00 AM
Transitioning an Early Warning System for Harmful Algal Blooms on Pacific Northwest Beaches to Operations
Vera Trainer, NOAA, Seattle, WA; and N. Banas, R. McCabe, B. M. Hickey, P. MacCready, B. Bormann, M. Hunter, R. Kudela, M. Suddleson, C. Alex, and T. C. Vance
11:15 AM
Using Real-Time Data Notification Services for Decision Support Systems
Chris Galli, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and J. D. Horel
11:30 AM
Adding a Black Scholes Routine to Quantitative Risk Assessment Decision Support Systems
Alessandro Coletti, SMRC, Sterling, VA; and T. DeFelice, A. De Nicola, M. L. Villani, and G. Vicoli
11:45 AM
The Expert to Novice Spectrum: An Eye-Tracking Evaluation of How User Experience Shapes Interactions with a Climate Decision Support System
Lindsay C. Maudlin, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and K. S. McNeal, C. N. Davis, H. D. Aldridge, R. P. Boyles, and R. Atkins
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