12th Conference on Cloud Physics
12th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation

Joint Session 2


Radiative properties of clouds (Joint Session with 12th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation & 12th Conference on Cloud Physics)

 Cochairs: K. Franklin Evans, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; Michael I. Mishchenko, NASA/GISS, New York, NY
1:30 PMJ2.1The 4D-clouds Project: Goals, Experiments, Data, and Results  
K. Sebastian Schmidt, Colorado Univ., Boulder, CO; and V. Venema and C. Simmer
1:45 PMJ2.2Using observations of deep convective systems to constrain atmospheric column absorption in the optically thick limit  
Xiquan Dong, Univ. of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND; and B. Xi, B. A. Wielicki, Y. Hu, G. G. Mace, and S. Benson
2:00 PMJ2.3Overview of CERES cloud properties derived from VIRS and MODIS data  extended abstract wrf recording
Patrick Minnis, NASA/LaRC, Hampton, VA; and E. Geier, B. A. Wielicki, S. Sun-Mack, Y. Chen, Q. Z. Trepte, X. Dong, D. R. Doelling, J. K. Ayers, and M. M. Khaiyer
2:15 PMJ2.4Effects of Ice Crystal Habit on the Radiative Properties and Forcing of Cirrus Clouds  
Manfred Wendisch, Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig, Germany; and P. Yang and P. Pilewskie
2:30 PMJ2.5Implications of the albedo continuum between hydrated intra-cloud aerosol and activated cloud droplets on aerosol radiative forcing in scattered-to-broken sky cover  
Andrew S. Ackerman, NASA/GISS, New York, NY; and R. J. Charlson, T. L. Anderson, and Z. Liu
2:45 PMJ2.6Bulk Scattering Properties of Ice Clouds at Visible Through Far-Infrared Wavelengths  
Bryan A. Baum, NASA/LaRC, Madison, WI; and P. Yang and A. J. Heymsfield
3:00 PMCoffee Break  
3:30 PMJ2.7Consistency of cloud ice properties estimated from MODIS, AVHRR and SEVIRI  
Andrew Heidinger, NOAA, Madison, WI; and B. A. Baum and P. Yang
3:45 PMJ2.8Characteristics of water cloud optical property as simulated by a non-hydrostatic spectral microphysics cloud model  extended abstract wrf recording
Kentaroh Suzuki, Univ. of Tokyo, Chiba, Japan; and T. Nakajima, T. Y. Nakajima, H. Masunaga, T. Matsui, and A. P. Khain
4:00 PMJ2.9The Impact of Controversial Small Ice Crystals on GCM Simulations  extended abstract wrf recording
David L. Mitchell, DRI, Reno, NV; and P. Rasch, D. Ivanova, G. McFarquhar, and T. Nousiainen
4:15 PMJ2.10Broadband radiative closure studies in the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) program  
E. J. Mlawer, Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc, Lexington, MA; and M. A. Miller, T. R. Shippert, S. A. Clough, J. S. Delamere, D. D. Turner, K. Johnson, D. Troyan, M. Jensen, C. Long, C. Flynn, C. Sivaraman, D. A. Rutan, P. W. Heck, M. H. Zhang, S. Xie, R. T. Cederwall, and J. J. Michalsky
4:30 PMJ2.11Properties of water-only, mixed-phase, and ice-only clouds over the South Pole  extended abstract wrf recording
Mark E. Ellison, Univ. of Idaho, Moscow, ID; and V. P. Walden, J. R. Campbell, and J. Spinhirne
4:45 PMJ2.12Constraining cirrus ice crystal size through observation of halos  extended abstract
Margaret B. Kimball, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and T. J. Garrett

Wednesday, 12 July 2006: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM, Ballroom AD

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