83rd Annual

Poster Session 5: Second Annual AMS Student Conference

Second Annual AMS Student Conference

- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting

Saturday, 8 February 2003

6:00 AM-6:00 AM: Saturday, 8 February 2003


11:00 AM-1:00 PM: Saturday, 8 February 2003

Student Conference Registration

Sunday, 9 February 2003

6:00 AM-6:00 AM: Sunday, 9 February 2003


5:30 PM-7:30 PM: Sunday, 9 February 2003

Poster Session 1
Atmospheric Chemistry
Sponsor: Second Annual AMS Student Conference

Atmospheric Dispersion: Simulation of Fluid, Heat, and Chemical Transport
Rhesa L. Freeman, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

Examination of Formaldehyde and Acetaldehyde Relationships during TRACE-P
Ernesto Muñoz, UCAR SOARS (NCAR-ACD), Boulder, CO

Analysis of Ozone and Meteorological Balloon Profile Data from Summit, Greenland
Garymar Dé Rivera Rivera, SOARS, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico; and D. Helmig

Analysis of Seasonal and Diurnal Trends in Surface Ozone Concentration at Arctic Sites (Summit/Greenland and Barrow/Alaska)
Nancy Ivette Rivera Rivera, ESE - UTEP, El Paso, TX; and D. Helmig and S. Oltmans

The Relationship between the initial trigger and the final state for the convectively unstable Atmosphere

Poster Session 2
Sponsor: Second Annual AMS Student Conference

Lightning Signatures in Convective Storms on the High Plains
Maribel Martinez, UCAR SOARS (NCAR), Lubbock, TX

Analysis of Snowflake Types and the Atmospheric Conditions that Produce Them

Nonmeteorological factors in warning verification
Kathryn D. Carroll, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL; and J. G. LaDue, A. C. Wood, and J. T. Ferree

Significant Severe Thunderstorm Proximity Soundings
Stephanie M. Nordin, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and H. E. Brooks and J. P. Craven

Sea Breeze and Local Wind Effects on Rainfall in South Florida
Ryan T. Ellis Sr., Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL

On the change of sea water characteristics caused by a typhoon

Soil Temperature Variability during the IHOP 2002 Project

Poster Session 3
Sponsor: Second Annual AMS Student Conference

Some recent modifications to ISBA scheme in ARPS and their implications for soil hydrology

The Energetics of a Moist Nonlinear Buoyancy Oscillation in a Statically Stable Environment
Paul Thomas Quelet, The Pennsylvania State University Department of Meteorology, University Park, PA; and P. R. Bannon

A Sensitivity Study of the Temporal and Spatial Weighting Functions of a Nowcasting Model Nudging Scheme
Paul Thomas Quelet, The Pennsylvania State University Department of Meteorology, University Park, PA; and D. R. Stauffer

The Influence of Initial Conditions on the SPC 2001 Ensemble Cloud Model Forecasts
Shanna J. Sampson, Millersville University, Millersville, PA, Millersville, PA; and K. L. Elmore

Poster Session 4
Sponsor: Second Annual AMS Student Conference

Creating 3-D Jet Stream Circulation Visualizations to Investigate Present and Future Climate Conditions

Fusing atmospheric variables with a gis data model
Jesse Michael Lewis, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, University of South Florida, Saint Petersburg, FL; and P. J. Rubec and M. A. Shirley

Compare of the environment change between Arctic and China during Holocene times
Juan Xu, Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Surface meteorology and oceanic response at 10°N, 125°W during the 1997/1998 ENSO

Regional analysis of the influence of large-scale circulation anomalies on wintertime climate variability and Nor'easter occurrences

Poster Session 5
Observations/Remote Sensing
Sponsor: Second Annual AMS Student Conference

Field Research in 2002 Using the Oklahoma Mesonet
Daniel R. Cheresnick, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. B. Basara

Megha-Tropiques for meteorological observations in the tropics
Bharat Khushalani, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; and J. Srinivasan and G. Raju

Music from the ocean: sonification of ocean buoy spectral data
Bob L. Sturm, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

Correlating Ship-borne Observations with Microwave Radiometers: An Approach for Monitoring Ocean Precipitation Events

Estimating Snowfall Rates Uising Polarimetric Radar Data
Yarice Rodriguez, University of Illinois and UCAR/NCAR/SOARS, Urbana, IL

Impact of operational constraints on polarimetric radar hydrometeor classification
Timothy R. Whitcomb, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and S. Yuter

Development of a new meteor radar for measuring upper atmosphere winds
Fabiola Navarro, SOARS, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, San Diego, CA