2002 Annual

Joint Session 6: Surface/Atmosphere Interactions Part I: (Joint between 13th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations and 16th Conference on Hydrology)

Wednesday, 16 January 2002: 1:30 PM-4:44 PM
Organizers:  Yongkang Xue, Univ. of California and Randal D. Koster, NASA/GSFC
  1:30 PM
A Retrospective and Outlook for GCIP/GAPP Contributions to Land Surface and Land-Atmosphere Modeling
Richard G. Lawford, NOAA/Office of Global Programs, Silver Spring, MD

Poster PDF (45.1 kB)
  2:00 PM
Soil Moisture and Snow Cover: Active or Passive Elements of Climate?
Robert J. Oglesby, NASA/MSFC/GHCC, Huntsville, AL; and S. Marshall, D. J. Erickson III, J. O. Roads, and F. R. Robertson

  2:15 PM
Evaluating the Impact of Realistic Land Conditions in Dynamical Seasonal Predictions
C. Adam Schlosser, COLA, Calverton, MD; and P. A. Dirmeyer

Poster PDF (238.5 kB)
Does landsurface matter in weather and climate?

  2:30 PM
Investigation of deep soil temperature-atmosphere interaction in North America
Yongkang Xue, University of California, Los Angeles, CA; and L. Yi, M. Ruml, and R. Vasic

  2:45 PM
Preliminary Analysis of Coupled Land-Atmosphere Interactions in AMIP II Simulations
Thomas J. Phillips, LLNL, Livermore, CA; and P. Irannejad, A. Henderson-Sellers, K. McGuffie, E. Clayton, and S. Sharmeen

  3:15 PM
The impact of soil moisture initialization on seasonal precipitation forecasts
Randal D. Koster, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and M. J. Suarez and L. Tyahla

  3:45 PM
Weekly to Monthly Predictability of the Early-Summer Precipitation in the LSA-East
Da-Lin Zhang, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and W. Zheng and Y. Xue

Poster PDF (118.1 kB)
  4:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

  4:15 PM
Exhibit Hours 3:007:30 p.m.