83rd Annual

Session 1: Advances in observing systems

Monday, 10 February 2003: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
  9:00 AM
Ensemble Kalman filter assimilation of satellite altimetry for seasonal-forecasting applications
Christian L. Keppenne, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and M. M. Rienecker

  9:15 AM
Analyses of spaceborne Doppler radar system performance on measuring vertical rainfall velocity
Simone Tanelli, JPL and California Technical Institute, Pasadena, CA; and E. Im, S. L. Durden, and L. Facheris

Poster PDF (350.8 kB)
  9:30 AM
1680 MHz Radiosonde
Rodney D. Wierenga, International Met Systems, Grand Rapids, MI

Poster PDF (170.2 kB)
  9:45 AM
Evaluation of experimental data from the GAINS balloon GPS surface reflection instrument
George G. Ganoe, NASA/LARC, Hampton, VA; and T. A. Johnson and J. R. Somero


Poster PDF (1.0 MB)
  10:00 AM
High-performance Instrumented Airborne Platform for Environmental Research (HIAPER)
Clifford A. Jacobs, NSF, Arlington, VA; and J. Huning

  10:15 AM
Global Environmental MEMS Sensors (GEMS): A Revolutionary Observing System for the 21st Century
John Manobianco, ENSCO, Inc., Cocoa Beach, FL; and J. L. Case, R. J. Evans, D. A. Short, and K. S. J. Pister

Poster PDF (228.5 kB)
  10:30 AM
Key-Analysis Errors of Specific Humidity
Thomas Jung, ECMWF, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom; and J. Barkmeijer, E. Klinker, and T. N. Palmer

Representation of wind characteristics using time-frequency distribution plots

  11:00 AM
An analysis of solar driven circulation changes in the earth’s upper troposphere and lower stratosphere using the integrated global reanalysis data
Alfred M. Powell Jr., Chinook Applications and Technology, Loudoun, VA; and P. A. Zuzolo and B. J. Zuzolo

Poster PDF (73.1 kB)
  11:15 AM
Retrieval of 3D wet refractivity structures of the troposphere from GPS measurements
Yuei-An Liou, National Space Organization (NSPO), Hsin-Chu, Taiwan; and Y. J. Lin, C. C. Chiang, and C. Y. Huang

Poster PDF (64.6 kB)
  11:30 AM
Upper Air Rawinsonde Observation Using an Integrated GPS/RDF Receiving System
Rodney D. Wierenga, International Met Systems, Grand Rapids, MI

Poster PDF (280.8 kB)
  11:45 AM
Coffee Break in Poster Session Room