85th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 1: The Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS)

Monday, 10 January 2005: 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Organizer:  Ralph Petersen, NOAA/NWS
  9:30 AM
The Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) A Goldmine of Atmospheric Information
Moustafa Chahine, NASA/JPL, Pasadena, CA; and T. S. Pagano, H. H. Aumann, C. Barnet, B. H. Lambrigtsen, E. J. Fetzer, M. Goldberg, F. W. Irion, E. Olsen, S. Y. Lee, L. M. McMillin, W. McMillin, L. Strow, and J. Susskind

  9:45 AM
Atmospheric InfraRed Sounder (AIRS) radiance validation with the Scanning High-resolution Interferometer Sounder (S-HIS) aircraft instrument
Henry E. Revercomb, Space Science and Engeering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI; and D. C. Tobin, R. O. Knuteson, F. A. Best, D. D. LaPorte, S. D. Ellington, M. W. Werner, R. G. Dedecker, R. K. Garcia, N. N. Ciganovich, H. B. Howell, S. Dutcher, and J. K. Taylor

  10:00 AM
Validation of AIRS Moisture Products using Three-way Intercomparisons with Radiosondes and GPS Sensors
Larry M. McMillin, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and J. Zhao, M. K. Rama Varma Raja, S. I. Gutman, and J. G. Yoe

  10:15 AM
Near real-time operational products from AIRS
Mitchell D. Goldberg, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Camp Springs, MD; and C. D. Barnet, W. Wolf, L. Zhou, and M. Divakarla

  10:30 AM
Global OSSE at NCEP, Results from High resolution experiments and AIRS
Michiko Masutani, RSIS and NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and J. S. Woollen, R. Treadon, S. J. Lord, H. Sun, T. J. Kleespies, P. VanDelst, and G. D. Emmitt

  11:15 AM
Extraction of AIRS Sounding Information Under Cloudy Conditions
William Smith Sr., Hampton University, Hampton, VA; and H. L. Huang and D. K. Zhou

  11:30 AM
Coffee Break in Poster Session Room