2002 Annual

Joint Session 9: Data and Information Handling (Joint with AWIPS and IIPS)

Thursday, 17 January 2002: 8:30 AM-3:30 PM
Organizers:  Linda Miller, UCAR; Dan McMorrow, Johns Hopkins Univ. and Fred Branski, NOAA/NWS
  8:30 AM
The Ingest, Quality Control, and Processing of Hydrometeorological Data at National Weather Service Field Offices
Mark J. Glaudemans, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. M. Roe and P. S. Tilles

Poster PDF (30.4 kB)
  8:45 AM
The Hardware and Software Installation Process for the AWIPS Linux Workstation Demonstration
Charles Piercy, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and M. D. Buckingham, E. Hiner, W. F. Roberts, and P. C. Kucera

  9:00 AM
The AWIPS Linux Workstation Demonstration and Evaluation
Mary D. Buckingham, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and C. Piercy, J. J. Dinges, W. F. Roberts, and P. C. Kucera

  9:15 AM
The AWIPS Linux Communications Processor Replacement Evaluation
Khien Ba Nguyen, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and M. D. Buckingham

Multicast data distribution on the AWIPS local area network

  9:30 AM
Utilization of LDM at the Storm Prediction Center
Gregory H. Grosshans, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SPC, Norman, OK

Poster PDF (32.4 kB)
  9:45 AM
Investigation of Data Compression Techniques Applied to AWIPS Datasets
Ning Wang, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins and NOAA/FSL, Boluder, CO; and S. Madine and R. Brummer

Poster PDF (135.1 kB)
  10:00 AM
Acessing Marine Data for AWIPS Applications at NWS Corpus Christi
Andrew R. Patrick, NOAA/NWS, Corpus Christi, TX

  10:15 AM
GRIB2, The WMO standard for transmission of gridded data—Current status and NWS plans
Harry R. Glahn, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and B. Lawrence

  10:30 AM
Station history database architectural techniques
Jeffrey Arnfield, NOAA/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and G. Shears

Poster PDF (118.8 kB)
  10:45 AM
ArcView applications in USDA crop weather analysis
Harlan D. Shannon, USDA, Washington, DC

Poster PDF (586.9 kB)
  11:00 AM
Meteorological Database Management System at the USDA
Brian P. Morris, USDA, Washington, DC

Poster PDF (186.0 kB)
  11:15 AM
Updating and enhancing the quality control system for solar radiation data processed by the MSC
L. Dale Boudreau, MSC, Downsview, ON, Canada; and T. H. Sopoco, H. Lau, and T. -. C. Yip

  11:30 AM
The quality assurance and dissemination of soil moisture data from the Oklahoma Mesonet
Gary D. McManus, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, Norman, OK; and J. M. Thomale and K. C. Crawford

Poster PDF (80.4 kB)
  11:45 AM
Breaking the Billion Zone Barrier—Simulation, Data Handling and Visualization: An Example
Robert Wilhelmson, Univ. of Illinois and National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Champaign, IL; and P. Woodward, S. Anderson, D. Porter, S. Peckham, and C. Shaw


Poster PDF (24.2 kB)
  12:00 PM
  12:15 PM
Implementation of an online database at the Surface Reference Data Center
Michael D. Klatt, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. L. Morrissey and J. S. Greene

Poster PDF (79.7 kB)
  12:30 PM
Object-oriented handling of numerical data for scientific analysis and visualization -- basic idea and implementation for Ruby
Takeshi Horinouchi, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; and N. Kawanabe


Poster PDF (17.4 kB)
  12:45 PM
Framework for a Java meteorological class hierarchy
Young Yee, Army Research Laboratory, White Sands Missile Range, NM

Poster PDF (32.9 kB)
  1:00 PM
Coffee Break in Poster Session Room

  1:30 PM
Lunch Break

  3:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

  3:29 PM
Exhibit Hours 3:00–6:15 P.M