83rd Annual


Thursday, 13 February 2003: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizers:  Carl D. Thormeyer, FNMOC and David J. Pace, SAIC, FAA TAC
  1:30 PM
Enhancing Precipitation Estimation Capabilities at National Weather Service Field Offices Using Multi-sensor Precipitation Data Mosaics
Bryon A. Lawrence, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and M. I. Shebsovich, M. J. Glaudemans, and P. S. Tilles


Poster PDF (2.0 MB)
  2:00 PM
Automated Validation for Summary of the Day Temperature Data
William E. Angel, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and M. L. Urzen, S. A. Del Greco, and M. W. Bodosky

Poster PDF (373.2 kB)
  2:15 PM
Spatial-temporal behavior of RVR visibility of ILS runways at select major airports
David A. Hazen, Titan/System Resources Corp., Billerica, MA; and T. A. Seliga, L. G. Jacobs, and D. B. Lawrence

Poster PDF (1.0 MB)
  2:30 PM
An Analysis of Verification Statistics Used at NWS River Forecast Centers
Neftali (Lee) Cajina, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and E. Welles

  2:45 PM
Thunderstorm characterizations derived from cloud to ground lightning flash data based on intercomparisons of Hovmöller diagrams and spatial density data
Thomas A. Seliga, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA; and D. A. Hazen and C. Schauland

Poster PDF (2.6 MB)
  3:00 PM
A Dynamic Visual Data Inspection Tool
Alfred M. Powell Jr., Boeing Autometric, Springfield, VA; and P. A. Zuzolo, S. Hoffert, G. Greene, M. Conte, and R. Kennedy

Poster PDF (382.0 kB)
  3:15 PM
Archive Management: The Missing Component
Howard J. Diamond, NOAA/NESDIS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. Bates, D. Clark, R. Mairs, and G. Sharman

Poster PDF (267.1 kB)
  3:30 PM
EARTH SCIENCE MARKUP LANGUAGE: A Solution to Earth Science Data Format Heterogeneity Problem
Rahul Ramachandran, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and H. Conover, S. Graves, and S. Christopher

Poster PDF (252.3 kB)
  3:45 PM
The Advantages of Interactive Analysis Tools to Determine Differences between Co-located Multiresolution, Temporally Dynamic Data Sets
Phillip A. Zuzolo, Boeing Autometric, Springfield, VA; and A. M. Powell Jr., S. G. Hoffert, G. Greene, R. Kennedy, R. D. Blyth, A. Sylvester, and B. J. Zuzolo

Poster PDF (2.7 MB)
  4:00 PM
Plug and Play Scientific Graphics with SGT
Donald W. Denbo, JISAO/Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA


Poster PDF (95.2 kB)
  4:15 PM
A volume rendering tool for the atmospheric sciences
Glen S. Romine, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and D. Porter and R. B. Wilhelmson

  4:30 PM
Motion estimator based on hierarchical clusters
V. Lakshmanan, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Poster PDF (322.2 kB)
  4:45 PM
Creating VisAD applications in the geosciences using Python (Formerly Paper Number 3.6)
Tom Whittaker, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and B. Hibbard and C. Rueden

  5:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall (Exhibits Open 1:30–6:00 p.m.)