83rd Annual

Joint Poster Session 4: Air-Sea and QuikSCAT Applications (Joint Poster Session between 12 Conference on Satellite Meteorology and 12th Conference on Interactions of the Sea and Atmosphere)

Wednesday, 12 February 2003: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizer:  Frank M. Monaldo, Johns Hopkins University APL
Use of Quik Scat imagery in the diagnosis and detection of Gulf of Tehuantepec wind events 1999–2002
Hugh D. Cobb III, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/TPC, Miami, FL; and D. P. Brown and R. Molleda

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QuikSCAT Satellite Comparisons with Near-Shore Buoy Wind Data off the US West Coast
Mark H. Pickett, NOAA/Pacific Fisheries Environmental Laboratory, Pacific Grove, CA; and W. Tang, L. K. Rosenfeld, and C. H. Wash

Quikscat spatial resolution and Pacific Ocean model results
Eric C. Hackert, ESSIC, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and S. M. Tse and T. J. Busalacchi

Wind and sea surface pressure fields from the SeaWinds scatterometer and their impacts in NWP
Shannon R. Davis, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and M. A. Bourassa, R. M. Atlas, J. Ardizzone, E. Brin, D. Bungato, and J. J. O'Brien

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Scatterometer-based correction of forecast-model coastal winds

Improved quality control for QuikSCAT near real-time data
S. Mark Leidner, AER, Inc., Lexington, MA; and R. N. Hoffman and M. C. Cerniglia

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Operational Use of QuikSCAT winds in NCEP GDAS
T.-W Yu, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Washington, DC

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QuikSCAT SeaWinds ocean surface wind processing and distribution
Lei Shi, SeaSpace Corporation, Poway, CA; and R. L. Bernstein

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Results of QuikScat high wind data validation
Deborah K. Smith, Remote Sensing Systems, Santa Rosa, CA; and F. J. Wentz

Normalized radar cross-section (NRCS) patterns from QuikSCAT—A new analysis tool over the tropical oceans
Roger T. Edson, Anteon Corporation and Univ. of Guam, Mangilao, Guam; and P. S. Chang

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Validation of QSCAT Vector Winds with Air-Sea Interaction Spar
Hans C. Graber, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and M. Caruso, V. J. Cardone, and M. A. Donelan

Change of the brightness temeprature in the microwave region due to the relative wind direction
Masanori Konda, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; and A. Shibata

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Variability of skin - bulk sea surface temperature difference
Stephen Hallsworth, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Mid Lothian, United Kingdom

Finding the true temperature of the ocean surface
Elizabeth C. Kent, Southampton Oceanography Centre, Southampton, United Kingdom; and A. Kaplan and P. K. Taylor

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A global study of diurnal warming using satellite derived sea surface temperature
A. C. Stuart-Menteth, School of Ocean & Earth Science, Southampton Oceanography Centre, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom; and I. S. Robinson and P. G. Challenor

Accuracy of satellite derived latent heat flux
Hiroyuki Tomita, Tokai Univ., Shizuoka, Japan; and M. Kubota

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High resolution satellite-derived surface turbulent fluxes over the global ocean
Abderrahim Bentamy, IFREMER, Plouzane, France; and J. F. Piolle and A. M. Nunez

Improving merchant ship air temperatures using an analytical model of heating errors
David I. Berry, Southampton Oceanography Centre, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom; and E. C. Kent and P. K. Taylor

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Assessing Ocean Buoy Shortwave Observations using Clear-Sky Model Calculations
Duane E. Waliser, SUNY, Stony Brook, NY; and M. Medovaya, R. A. Weller, and M. McPhaden


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