85th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 2: Urban Applications and Data Assimilation

Monday, 10 January 2005: 11:15 AM-2:30 PM
Organizer:  N. Andrew Crook, NCAR
  11:15 AM
Lidar as a Lifeline in Confronting Bioterriorism
Richard Danzig, DARPA, Washington, DC

  11:45 AM
Autonomous Doppler lidar wind and aerosol measurements for Pentagon Shield
Stephen M. Hannon, CLR Photonics, Inc., a division of Coherent Technologies, Inc., Louisville, CO; and J. V. Pelk and P. Benda

  12:00 PM
Evaluating various Lidar-based wind analysis schemes against independent observations.
N. Andrew Crook, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and A. Didlake, J. Sun, and Y. Zhang

  12:15 PM
Doppler lidar data fusion with a 3-dimensional wind field model in an urban domain
Yansen Wang, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD; and C. Klipp, C. Williamson, D. Ligon, M. Felton, and S. Chang

  12:30 PM
First 4-d variational assimilation of water vapor DIAL data in a mesoscale model
V. Wulfmeyer, Hohenheim University, 70599 Stuttgart, Germany; and H. S. Bauer, M. Grzeschik, A. Behrendt, F. C. Vandenberghe, and E. V. Browell

  12:45 PM
Assimilation of high-resolution DIAL water vapor data into the MM5 4DVAR system - Experiments and Validation
Hans-Stefan Bauer, Hohenheim University, 70599 Stuttgart, Germany; and V. Wulfmeyer, M. Grzeschik, F. Vandenberghe, and E. V. Browell

  1:00 PM
Wind observations with the VALIDAR doppler lidar
Grady J. Koch, NASA/LRC, Hampton, VA; and J. Y. Beyon, B. W. Barnes, and M. J. Kavaya

Measurement of the spatial variations in the height of the atmospheric boundary layer over urban areas using Doppler lidar

  1:30 PM
Lunch Break