2002 Annual

Session 12: Forecasting system technologies

Thursday, 17 January 2002: 8:30 AM-3:30 PM
Organizers:  Carl Thormeyer, FNMOC and David Pace, FAA
  8:30 AM
How we get AWIPS to your door
Erin Lucks, Northrop Grumman Information Technology, McLean, VA; and M. Drew

Poster PDF (104.2 kB)
  9:00 AM
NCF—An Inside Look
Richard D. Smedley, Jr., Northrop Grumman Information Technology, McLean, VA

Poster PDF (161.6 kB)
  9:15 AM
Hoi Y. Chong, Northrop Grumman Information Technology, McLean, VA

Poster PDF (346.6 kB)
AWIPS Satellite Broadcast Network Update

  9:30 AM
Porting the AWIPS Communications Processor to Linux
LeRoy Klet, Northrop Grumman Information Technology, McLean, VA

Poster PDF (116.4 kB)
  9:45 AM
NWS Technology Infusion Plan: A roadmap to 2025
John L. Hayes, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD

  10:00 AM
Large Tiled Display Walls and Applications in Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Robert Wilhelmson, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and P. Baker, R. Stein, and R. Heiland


Poster PDF (428.6 kB)
  10:15 AM
The Next Thing In Television Weather Systems
Ken Reeves, AccuWeather, Inc., State College, PA; and M. Steinberg

  10:30 AM
The Distributed Marine Environment Forecast System (DMEFS)
Pat J. Fitzpatrick, Mississippi State University, Stennis Space Center, MS; and A. Mehra, J. Corbin, J. McCaffrey, T. Haupt, P. Bangalore, G. Henley, R. Moorhead, J. van der Zwaag, and M. Bettencourt

Poster PDF (34.6 kB)
  10:45 AM
A Java-based Meteorological Workstation
Hans-Joachim Koppert, Deutscher Wetterdienst, Offenbach, Germany

Poster PDF (66.3 kB)
  11:00 AM
The Oklahoma Mesonetwork: Ten Years Later
Kenneth C. Crawford, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, Norman, OK; and R. A. McPherson and R. L. Elliott

Poster PDF (32.3 kB)
  11:15 AM
Activities of the Federal Aviation Administration's Aviation Weather Research Program
Gloria J. Kulesa, FAA, Washington, DC; and P. J. Kirchoffer, D. J. Pace, W. L. Fellner, J. E. Sheets, and V. S. Travers

  11:30 AM
Future plans for the FAA's Weather and Radar Processor (WARP)
Jay Johnson, FAA, AUA-460, Washington, DC; and S. Walden, J. Stobie, and R. Graff

Poster PDF (135.9 kB)
  11:45 AM
Visibility variability at the Chicago O’Hare Airport: Insights into the impacts of Runway Visual Range (RVR) measurements on aviation operations
David A. Hazen, Titan/System Resources Corp., Billerica, MA; and T. A. Seliga, L. G. Jacobs, and P. Narvett


Poster PDF (324.2 kB)
  12:00 PM
William E. Brockman, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and H. L. White

  12:15 PM
  12:30 PM
New Paradigm for Environmental Data Assimilation and Fusion
Reginald B. Lawrence, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and L. O'Connor

  1:04 PM
Coffee Break in the Poster Session Room

  1:34 PM
Lunch Break

  3:04 PM
Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall

  3:29 PM
Exhibit Hours 3:00–6:15 p.m.