Eighth Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry (Expanded View)

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Saturday, 28 January 2006
7:30 AM-7:31 AM, Saturday
Short Course and Student Conference Registration
Sunday, 29 January 2006
7:30 AM-9:00 AM, Sunday
Short Course Registration
9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Sunday
Conference Registration
Monday, 30 January 2006
7:30 AM-6:00 PM, Monday
Registration Continues through Thursday, 2 February
9:00 AM-11:45 AM, Monday, A408
Session 1 Aerosols—Radiative Impacts and Visibility Reduction
Cochairs: Rick Petty, U.S. Dept. of Energy, Germantown, MD; Jeffrey S. Gaffney, ANL, Argonne, IL
9:00 AM1.1Direct and Indirect Effects of Nitrate and Ammonium Aerosol: A Column Model Study  
Yan Feng, SIO/Univ. Of California, La Jolla, CA; and J. E. Penner and Y. Chen
9:15 AM1.2Effect of iron oxides on radiative properties of mineral dust  
Sandra Lafon, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and I. N. Sokolik
1.3A preliminary evaluation of the Sources and Sinks of black carbon over Mexico City based on the 2003 field experimental data: Model results and Measurements  
V. Rao Kotamarthi, ANL, Argonne, IL; and J. S. Gaffney, N. A. Marley, and H. K. Im
9:30 AM1.4Evidence for Carbonaceous Aerosol Absorption Change in Mexico City 2003  extended abstract
Nancy A. Marley, ANL, Argonne, IL; and J. S. Gaffney
9:45 AM1.5A Brief History of Aerosol Carbon Analytical Methods  extended abstract
Jeffrey S. Gaffney, ANL, Argonne, IL; and N. A. Marley
10:00 AMCoffee Break in Meeting Room Foyer  
10:30 AM1.6Mesoscale modeling of transport and radiative impacts of Central American smoke aerosols  
Jun Wang, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and S. A. Christopher, U. S. Nair, J. S. Reid, E. Prins, J. Szykman, and J. L. Hand
10:45 AM1.7Monitoring of ambient air quality and meteorology during the Beltsville site clean air status and trends network (CASTNET) instrument ccomparison project  
Rufus White, Howard Univ., Washington, DC; and D. V. R. Morris
11:00 AM1.8Analysis of particle formation processes through the effect of meteorological conditions on organic and inorganic nitrogen concentrations in atmospheric aerosols  extended abstract
Silvia Margarita Calderón, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; and S. W. Campbell and N. Poor
11:15 AM1.9The effects of the size-resolved mineralogical composition of dust particles on the tropospheric photochemistry  
Gill-Ran Jeong, Georgia Institude of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and I. N. Sokolik
11:30 AM1.10CMAQ simulation of aerosol size distributions with ternary nucleation  
Robert A. Elleman, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. S. Covert, C. F. Mass, and J. Chen
12:00 PM-1:10 PM, Monday
Plenary Session 1 AMS Forum Kick-Off Luncheon (Cash & Carry available in the Meeting Room Foyer)
Chairs: Sue Grimmond, King's College, London United Kingdom; Steven Hanna, Harvard Univ., Boston, MA; Mark Andrews, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD
12:00 PMPL1.1Forum opening  
Gregory S. Forbes, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA; and M. Andrews, C. S. B. Grimmond, and S. R. Hanna
12:10 PMPL1.2How should we compare and evaluate urban land surface models?  
Martin Best, Met Office, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Stanley Changnon, Changnon Climatologist, Mahomet, IL
2:30 PM-4:00 PM, Monday
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break (M2)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM, Monday, Exhibit Hall A2
Poster Session 1 Atmospheric Chemistry Posters
 P1.1Photopolarimetric measurements in the Atlanta metropolitan area, and their potential for improving characterization of absorbing aerosols  
Bryan M. Karpowicz, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and I. N. Sokolik, R. J. Greenwald, R. Peltier, R. Weber, and M. Bergin
 P1.2Numerical Simulation of Long Distance Transportation of Volcano Ash from Pinatubo  extended abstract
Jiqing Tan Sr., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, Zhejiang Provinc, China; and J. Xu
 P1.3Modeling SO2 oxidation in clouds and its effect on aerosol size distributions using a two-dimensional microphysical representation  
Mikhail Ovtchinnikov, PNNL, Richland, WA; and R. C. Easter
 P1.4Incorporating plant-species variation in biogenic emission rates into regional weather and climate models  
Lindsey E. Gulden, University of Texas, Austin, TX; and Z. L. Yang
 P1.5Evaluating the sources characteristics of measured oxygenated volatile organic compounds using factor analysis  
Changsub Shim, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and Y. Wang
 P1.6Comparison of ozone and carbon monoxide observations during the NCAS Trans-Atlantic Saharan Dust Aerosol and Ocean Science Expedition with other aerosol datasets  
Michelle Hawkins-Strachan, Howard University, Washington, DC; and V. Morris
 P1.7Case Study of the Late July 2005 Ground-Level Ozone Episode in North Carolina  extended abstract
Nicholas C. Witcraft, North Carolina Division of Air Quality, Raleigh, NC; and G. M. Bridgers, B. Do, P. O' Reilly, and L. Marufu
 P1.8Atmospheric Composition Data Products from the EOS Aura MLS  extended abstract
Suraiya P. Ahmad, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and J. W. Waters, J. E. Johnson, I. V. Gerasimov, G. G. Leptoukh, and S. J. Kempler
 P1.9Analysis of air pollutant transport to Class I Areas Using Multiple Satellite Products and In Situ Ground Based Measurements  extended abstract
Nikisa Jordan, JCET/Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD; and K. J. McCann, R. M. Hoff, and J. Engel-Cox
 P1.10An example of the influence of meteorological conditions on ground-level ozone concentrations in southern Ontario  extended abstract
Frank S. Dempsey, Private Sector, Pickering, ON, Canada
 P1.11A Web Based Tool for Visualization and Analysis of Atmospheric Composition Data  extended abstract
James E. Johnson, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and S. P. Ahmad, T. Zhu, I. Gerasimov, G. Leptoukh, and S. Kempler
5:30 PM, Monday
Sessions end for the day (M)
5:30 PM-7:30 PM, Monday
Formal Opening of Exhibits with Reception (Cash Bar)
7:30 PM, Monday
Holton Symposium Banquet
Tuesday, 31 January 2006
8:30 AM-9:45 AM, Tuesday, A408
Session 2 Air Quality and Climate Change
Chair: Vernon R. Morris, Howard University, Washington, DC
8:30 AM2.1Global Modeling Studies of Potential Climate Change Effects on U.S. Air Quality—Part 1: How Well can PCM Drive the Chemical Transport Model?  extended abstract wrf recording
Jin-Tai Lin, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and D. J. Wuebbles, K. Patten, K. Hayhoe, and X. Z. Liang
8:45 AM2.2Regional climate model downscaling of the U.S. climate and change  
Xin-Zhong Liang, ISWS, Champaign, IL; and H. C. Huang, A. Williams, M. Caughey, K. E. Kunkel, D. J. Wuebbles, J. Zhu, J. Pan, M. Xu, and Z. Tao
9:00 AM2.3Impacts of the long-range transport of global pollutants and precursors on the U.S. air quality in the present and future climate conditions  
Ho–Chun Huang, ISWS, Champaign, IL; and K. O. Patten, X. Z. Liang, A. Williams, M. Caughey, K. E. Kunkel, Z. Tao, D. J. Wuebbles, J. Zhu, J. Pan, M. Xu, and J. T. Lin
9:15 AM2.4The influence of climate change on regional air quality in California   
Allison L. Steiner, Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA; and S. Tonse, R. C. Cohen, A. H. Goldstein, and R. A. Harley
9:30 AM2.5Influence of global change on regional air quality in the Pacific Northwest region  
Jack Chen, Washington State University, Pullman, WA; and J. Avise, B. Lamb, C. Wiedinmyer, A. Guenther, J. F. Lamarque, C. Mass, E. Salathe, S. O’Neill, N. K. Larkin, and D. McKenzie
9:45 AM-11:00 AM, Tuesday
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break (T1)
11:00 AM-6:00 PM, Tuesday
Exhbits Open (T)
12:15 PM, Tuesday
Plenary Session Presidential Forum with Boxed Lunch (Lunch will be available for purchase outside the meeting room.)
3:00 PM-3:30 PM, Tuesday
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall (T2)
5:30 PM, Tuesday
Sessions end for the day (T)
Wednesday, 1 February 2006
8:30 AM-12:00 PM, Wednesday, A407
Joint Session 1 Photochemical Modeling and Monitoring (Joint between the 8th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry and the 14th Joint Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the A&WMA)
Chair: Yang Zhang, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC
8:30 AMJ1.1Probing into Regional O3 and PM Pollution: A 1-year CMAQ Simulation and Process Analysis over the United States  extended abstract wrf recording
Yang Zhang, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and K. Vijayaraghavan, J. Huang, and M. Z. Jacobson
8:45 AMJ1.2Process Analysis of Different Synoptic Patterns of O3 Episodes in Hong Kong  extended abstract wrf recording
Jianping Huang, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and J. C. H. Fung, Y. Zhang, K. H. Lau, and Y. Qin
9:00 AMJ1.3Results of Coupling the WRF-Chemistry model w/ the SMOKE Emissions Processing/Modeling System  extended abstract wrf recording
John McHenry, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, Raleigh, NC; and C. J. Coats and J. Vukovich
9:15 AMJ1.4Comparison of WRF/CAMx and MM5/CAMx simulations for an ozone episode in California  extended abstract wrf recording
Su-Tzai Soong, Bay Area Air Quality Management District, San Francisco, CA; and P. T. Martien, C. L. Archer, S. Tanrikulu, J. M. Wilczak, J. W. Bao, S. A. Michelson, Y. Jia, and C. A. Emery
9:30 AMJ1.5CAMx simulations of Middle-East ozone concentration-trends by use of RAMS and MM5 input  
Shoukri Kasakseh, San Jose State Univ., San Jose, CA; and R. Bornstein and E. Weinroth
9:45 AMJ1.6Nitrogen and Sea Salt Interaction in Coastal Environments: Results from CMAQ Applications in the Tampa Bay Airshed  
J. R. Arnold, NOAA/ARL and USEPA/ORD/NERL, Seattle, WA; and R. L. Dennis
10:00 AMCoffee Break in Meeting Room Foyer  
10:30 AMJ1.7Impact of the on-road and mobile sources on the benzene and toluene emissions and concentrations in the Houston-Galveston area  extended abstract
Violeta F. Coarfa, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX; and D. W. Byun
10:45 AMJ1.8Airborne measurements of ozone and reactive nitrogen compounds in Tampa, Florida during the Bay Regional Atmospheric Chemistry Experiment (BRACE)  
Winston T. Luke, NOAA/ARL, Silver Spring, MD; and J. R. Arnold, T. B. Watson, R. L. Gunter, L. I. Kleinman, P. K. Dasgupta, and D. D. Riemer
11:00 AMJ1.9A tale of two summers (2004, 2005): Ozone soundings in the Mid-Atlantic region  
Anne M. Thompson, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and E. Joseph, B. F. Taubman, J. C. Witte, J. B. Stone, R. B. Pierce, V. Davis, S. M. Michaels, and F. Schmidlin
11:15 AMJ1.10Ozone in Beijing area: observations in 2000  
Feng Liu, Brandenburg Univ. of Technology, Cottbus, Germany; and H. Chen, F. Hu, and Y. Xu
11:30 AMJ1.11Ozone and nitric acid variability in the Upper Troposphere and Lower Stratosphere measured during the Polar Aura Validation Experiment  
Melody A. Avery, NASA/LARC, Hampton, VA; and J. V. Plant, J. E. Dibb, E. Scheuer, E. V. Browell, J. W. Hair, T. J. McGee, L. Pfister, M. Schoeberl, and L. Lait
11:45 AMJ1.12A multi-scale observational and modeling approach to the characterization of upper tropospheric composition and Stratospheric-Tropospheric exchange during INTEX-A  
Melody A. Avery, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA; and A. M. Thompson, E. V. Browell, B. Pierce, G. Diskin, G. Sachse, J. E. Dibb, and R. C. Cohen
11:00 AM-7:30 PM, Wednesday
Exhibits Open (W)
12:00 PM-1:30 PM, Wednesday
Lunch Break (Cash & Carry available in the Exhibit Hall) (W)
1:30 PM-2:30 PM, Wednesday, A312
Joint Session 5 Multi-media studies that address the effects of air pollution cycling in ecosystems (Joint between the 8th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry and the AMS Forum on Managing our Physical and Natural Resources)
Chair: Steven R. Hanna, Harvard Univ., Boston, MA
1:30 PMJ5.1Effects, interactions and consequences of air pollutant cycling in ecosystems  
Scott Ollinger, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
2:00 PMJ5.2Source apportionment and composition of precipitation and wet deposition in the Paso Del Norte airshed  
Sonny P. Emmert, Univ. of Texas, El Paso, TX; and T. E. Gill
2:15 PMJ5.3Simulation of regional deposition patterns for N, S, and Hg species in the Pacific Northwest using the automated AIRPACT-3 air quality forecast system  
Joe Vaughan, Washington State Univeristy, Pullman, WA; and V. Baca, J. Avise, J. Chen, and B. Lamb
2:30 PM-4:00 PM, Wednesday
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break (W2)
3:45 PM, Wednesday
Sessions end for the day (W)
4:00 PM-5:30 PM, Wednesday, A309
Joint Session 6 Air-Sea Exchange of Trace Gases (Joint between the 14th Conference on Interaction of the Sea and Atmosphere, the 8th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry, and the AMS Forum on Managing our Physical and Natural Resources: Success and Challenges)
Cochairs: Edgar L. Andreas, U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, Hanover, NH; Steven Hanna, Harvard Univ., Boston, MA
4:00 PMJ6.1The Effects of Environmental Variability and Experimental Error in Parameterizing Air-Sea Fluxes  extended abstract wrf recording
William E. Asher, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA
4:30 PMJ6.2Using DMS as a model gas for studying air sea gas exchange via eddy covariance  
Barry J. Huebert, Univ. of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI; and B. W. Blomquist
4:45 PMJ6.3Water-side Turbulence Enhancement of Ozone Deposition to the Ocean  extended abstract wrf recording
C. W. Fairall, NOAA/ETL, Boulder, CO; and D. Helmig, J. E. Hare, and L. Ganzveld
5:00 PMJ6.4Marine storm impacts on bubbles and air-sea exchange of gases  extended abstract
Weiqing Zhang, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, Canada; and W. Perrie and S. Vagle
5:15 PMJ6.5Origin, Size Segregation, and Fate of Nitrate Aerosols Aloft During the BRACE 2002 Field Intensive  
J. R. Arnold, NOAA/ARL and USEPA/ORD/NERL, Seattle, WA; and W. T. Luke
5:30 PM-7:30 PM, Wednesday
Reception in the Exhibit Hall (Cash Bar)
7:30 PM, Wednesday
AMS Annual Awards Banquet
Thursday, 2 February 2006
8:30 AM-9:45 AM, Thursday, A408
Joint Session 3 Air Quality Forecasting (Joint with the 8th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry and 14th Joint Conference on the Application of Air Pollution with the A&WMA)
Chair: Daewon W. Byun, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX
8:30 AMJ3.1The WRF_Chemistry Air Quality Model: Updates and Online/Offline Comparisons  
Georg Grell, NOAA/ERL/FSL and CIRES/ Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and S. E. Peckham, S. A. McKeen, and W. C. Skamarock
8:45 AMJ3.2Evaluation of WRF-chemistry air quality simulations for NEAQS2004  
Steven E. Peckham, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado and NOAA/FSL, Boulder, CO; and G. Grell, S. A. McKeen, and J. M. Wilczak
9:00 AMJ3.3Implementation and testing of a new aerosol module in WRF/chem  extended abstract wrf recording
Xiaoming Hu, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and Y. Zhang
9:15 AMJ3.4Comparison of Two Transport Descriptors within a Hybrid Receptor Modeling System  extended abstract wrf recording
John M. Shuford, ENSCO Inc., Melbourne, FL; and J. G. Eoll, S. L. Seely, W. G. Moore, and J. G. Dreher
9:30 AMJ3.5Ensemble Kalman filter data assimilation for improved chemical tracer forecasts in a 2-D sea breeze model (Foremerly J10.10)  
Amy L. Stuart, Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, FL; and A. Aksoy, J. W. Nielsen-Gammon, and F. Zhang
9:45 AM-11:00 AM, Thursday
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break (Th1)
11:00 AM-4:00 PM, Thursday
Exhibits Open (Th)
12:15 PM-1:30 PM, Thursday
Lunch Break (Cash & Carry available in the Exhibit Hall) (Th)
1:30 PM-4:45 PM, Thursday, A312
Joint Session 10 Recent advances in real-time forecasts of regional air pollution (Joint with AMS Forum on Managing our Physical and Natural Resources, 14th Joint Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the A&WMA, and 8th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry)
Cochairs: Steven R. Hanna, Harvard Univ., Boston, MA; S. Pal Arya, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC
1:30 PMJ10.1The emergence of numerical air quality forecasting models and their application  extended abstract
Kenneth Schere, NOAA/ERL/ARL, Research Triangle Park, NC; and V. S. Bouchet, G. W. Grell, J. N. McHenry, and S. A. McKeen
2:00 PMJ10.2Use of real-time remote sensing data along with a mesoscale model to forecast air pollution due to wildland fires  
Sanjeeb Bhoi, George Mason Univ., Fairfax, VA; and Z. Boybeyi and J. Qu
2:15 PMJ10.3Supporting Real-Time Air Quality Forecasting using the SMOKE modeling system  extended abstract wrf recording
Jeff Vukovich, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, LLC., Raleigh, NC; and D. T. Olerud, J. N. McHenry, C. J. Coats, and W. T. Smith
2:30 PMJ10.4Operational Evaluation of Houston-Galveston Area Air Quality Forecasts with two Different Meteorological Inputs  
Meongdo Jang, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX; and D. W. Byun, S. Kim, C. K. Song, H. J. In, and F. Y. Cheng
2:45 PMJ10.5Implementation and evaluation of a continental US air quality forecast system  extended abstract wrf recording
Donald T. Olerud Jr., Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, Raleigh, NC
3:00 PMCoffee Break in Exhibit Hall and AMS iPod Raffle  
3:30 PMJ10.6Expanding coverage of the NOAA-EPA Air Quality Forecast Capability  
Paula Davidson, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and N. Seaman, J. McQueen, R. Mathur, R. A. Wayland, and K. Carey
3:45 PMJ10.7An operational numerical model haze forecasting system for the CONUS  
Robert E. Imhoff, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, Candler, NC; and D. T. Olerud, R. L. Miller, J. Vukovich, and J. F. Fox
4:00 PMJ10.8AIRPACT-3: air quality forecasting for the Pacific and Inland Northwest U.S. and nearby British Columbia  
Brian K. Lamb, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA; and J. Vaughan, J. Avise, and J. Chen
4:15 PMJ10.9An ensemble smoke dispersion forecast system for management of agricultural field burning  
Kyle M. Heitkamp, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA; and J. Vaughan and B. K. Lamb
4:30 PMJ10.10 moved to J3.5  
4:31 PMJ10.11Applications of a regional chemical transport modeling system: Operational air quality forecast, Arctic spring near-surface ozone depletion, and continental outflow from North America  
Yuhang Wang, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and T. Zeng and Y. Choi
3:00 PM, Thursday
Registration Desk Closes
4:00 PM, Thursday
Exhibit Close
5:30 PM, Thursday
Conference Ends
6:00 PM, Thursday
Lilly Symposium Banquet

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