Joint Session 43 Joint Session with the Committee on Atmospheric Chemistry. Part I: Use of Satellite Observations for Air Quality Applications

Wednesday, 10 January 2018: 1:30 PM-3:15 PM
Salon G (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 20th Joint Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the A&WMA; and the 20th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
Aaron Pina, Aeris LLC, Louisville, CO; Hesham EL-Askary, Center for Earth Observing and Space Research (CEOSR), Orange, CA and Olga Kalashnikova, JPL, Science Division, Pasadena, CA

Including (i) the roles of plume, puff, Lagrangian particle, and other approaches; (ii) predictions for short averaging times (seconds to minutes) in hazards and other assessments; (iii) long-range transport models; and (iv) use of mesoscale models for providing meteorological data driving applied dispersion models.

1:45 PM
Satellite Observed Interannual Variations of Intercontinental Transport of Dust and Combustion Aerosol
Hongbin Yu, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD; and Q. Tan, M. Chin, H. Bian, L. Remer, and R. Levy

2:00 PM
2:45 PM
Constraining Chemical Transport Model Simulations of PM2.5 Using Surface Aerosol Airmass Type Maps
Mariel D. Friberg, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and R. Kahn, J. A. Limbacher, K. W. Appel, and J. A. Mulholland

3:00 PM
Identifying Biomass Burning Impacts on Air Quality in Southeast Texas Using Satellites, Models, and Surface Data
David Westenbarger, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), Austin, TX; and G. A. Morris
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