83rd Annual

Session 3: Land-Atmosphere Interactions 2: Process Representation and Evaluation

Tuesday, 11 February 2003: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizer:  Deborah K. Nykanen, Michigan Technological University
  1:30 PM
An Evaluation of a 30-year Land Surface Model Simulation using Observational Forcing
Hatim Sharif, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and W. Crow, N. L. Miller, K. E. Bashford, and E. F. Wood

Poster PDF (222.1 kB)
  2:00 PM
The water budget of Guemes Island
Joost A. Businger, University of Washington, Anacortes, WA

  2:15 PM
Evaluation of streamflow and snowpack simulations in the land surface models of the North American Land Data Assimilation (N-LDAS) Project
Dag Lohmann, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Suitland, MD; and K. Mitchell, P. R. Houser, E. F. Wood, J. Schaake, D. Lettenmaier, A. Robock, B. Cosgrove III, M. Pan, Q. Duan, J. Sheffield, L. Luo, J. Meng, W. Higgins, R. Pinker, and D. Tarpley

  2:30 PM
Land surface hydrology comparisons between the Viterbo and Beljaars land surface scheme and observations
Harald Richter, BMRC, Melbourne, Vic., Australia; and G. A. Mills, A. W. Western, R. B. Grayson, F. H. S. Chiew, and D. Wilson

Poster PDF (382.1 kB)
  3:00 PM
Evaluation of Three Topography-based Runoff Schemes in a Land Surface Model
Guo-Yue Niu, University of Texas, Austin, TX; and Z. L. Yang

  3:15 PM
Intercomparison of Soil Moisture Memory in Two Land Surface Models
Sarith P. P. Mahanama, GEST and NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. D. Koster

  3:30 PM
Upgrades to the unified Noah land-surface model in the operational NCEP mesoscale Eta model
Michael Ek, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Suitland, MD; and K. Mitchell, E. Rogers, T. Black, G. Gayno, F. Chen, and J. Kim

  3:45 PM
An Evaluation of the NOAH Land Surface Model Implemented in the Global Land Data Assimilation System
Kristi R. Arsenault, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Greenbelt, MD; and P. R. Houser, M. Rodell, U. Jambor, J. Gottschalck, J. Meng, B. Cosgrove, K. Mitchell, D. Lohmann, and M. Ek

  4:00 PM
  4:15 PM
Two-Way Coupling of Crop-Climate Interactions in a Regional Climate Model
Eugene S. Takle, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and Z. Pan and J. H. Christensen

Poster PDF (28.2 kB)
  4:30 PM
Seasonal Soil Moisture Prediction Using a Climate-Plant-Soil Coupled Agroecosystem Water Management Model
Z. Pan, Iowa State Univeristy, Ames, IA; and R. Horton, M. Segal, E. Takle, D. Herzmann, D. Todey, D. Flory, and J. Roads

Poster PDF (43.5 kB)
  5:00 PM
Coffee Break in exhibit hall (exhibits open 1:30–6:30 p.m.)