2002 Annual

Session 3: Advances in Satellite Observing

Tuesday, 15 January 2002: 8:30 AM-12:00 PM
Organizer:  Mary M. Glackin, NOAA/NESDIS
  8:30 AM
The National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System—Future U.S. Environmental Observing System
Craig S. Nelson, NOAA/NPOESS/Integrated Program Office, Silver Spring, MD; and J. D. Cunningham

  8:45 AM
The Conical Microwave Imager/Sounder (CMIS): Next-Generation Conical-Scanning Microwave Radiometer for NPOESS
James J. Jewell, U.S. Air Force and NOAA/NPOESS/Integrated Program Office, Silver Spring, MD; and N. Chauhan and D. B. Kunkee

Poster PDF (137.3 kB)
  9:00 AM
Impact Assesment of a Doppler Wind Lidar for NPOESS/OSSE
Stephen J. Lord, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and M. Masutani, J. C. Woollen, J. C. Derber, G. D. Emmitt, S. A. Wood, S. Greco, R. Atlas, J. Terry, and T. J. Kleespies


Poster PDF (112.4 kB)
  9:15 AM
Studies on snowfall retrievals from satellite high frequency microwave observations
Guosheng Liu, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and M. Katsumata

Poster PDF (251.0 kB)
  9:30 AM
An Improved adjacency effect Calculation in Radiation Transfer Models
Haiyan Liu, SUNY, Albany, NY; and V. Mohnen

Poster PDF (23.2 kB)
  9:45 AM
Progress in Spaceborne Scatterometer and Science Application
W. Timothy Liu, NASA/JPL, Pasaden, CA

  10:00 AM
Catalina Eddy captured by NASA QuikSCAT satellite
Hua Hu, NASA/JPL and California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; and W. T. Liu and B. W. Styles

Poster PDF (2.5 MB)
  10:15 AM
Imaging the sea surface imprints of atmospheric vortex streets by space-borne synthetic aperture radar
Xiaofeng Li, NOAA, Camp Springs, MD; and P. Clemente-Colon, W. Pichel, P. Vachon, and K. Freidman

Poster PDF (830.9 kB)
  10:30 AM
Deriving Winds from MODIS Data in the Polar Regions
David A. Santek, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. R. Key, W. P. Menzel, C. S. Velden, and J. Heinzelman

  10:45 AM
First Forecast Products from the GOES-12 Solar X-ray Imager
Christopher C. Balch, NOAA Space Environment Center, Boulder, CO; and S. M. Hill, V. J. Pizzo, and D. C. Wilkinson

Poster PDF (623.9 kB)
  11:00 AM
GOES Users' Conference Recommendations for the Advanced Baseline Imager and Sounder
James J. Gurka, NOAA/NESDIS, Suitland, MD; and G. J. Dittberner and T. J. Schmit

Poster PDF (39.6 kB)
  11:15 AM
An Analysis of Pre-tornadic Low-level Moisture-Flux Convergence and the Utility of GOES and GIFTS Sounder Data
Ralph A. Petersen, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and W. F. Feltz and H. L. Huang

  11:30 AM
Coffee Break in Poster Session Room