83rd Annual

Poster Session 4: Moisture, Fluxes and Retrievals

Thursday, 13 February 2003: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Organizer:  James Marshall Shepherd, NASA/GSFC
Retrieval of water vapor over land surfaces from microwave measurements
Alan E. Lipton, AER, Inc., Lexington, MA; and J. L. Moncet, J. F. Galantowicz, and J. D. Hegarty

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MODIS near-infrared column water vapor over land and comparisons with NCEP analyses

Methods for evaluating microwave-derived satellite liquid water products
Thomas J. Greenwald, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and S. A. Christopher

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Validation of IAPP Retrievals using DOE ARM Site Observations
Thomas H. Achtor, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and W. F. Feltz, J. Li, H. Woolf, and B. Howell

Validation of GOES-8/11 Sounder Derived Products During IHOP 2002 Field Experiment
Wayne F. Feltz, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. P. Nelson III, T. J. Schmit, and G. S. Wade

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Diurnal cycle of liquid water path over the subtropical and tropical oceans
Robert Wood, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and C. Bretherton and D. L. Hartmann

GOES-11 and GOES-8 Sounders During the International H2O Project (IHOP)-2002 Field Experiment
Gary S. Wade, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Madison, WI; and T. J. Schmit, W. F. Feltz, J. P. Nelson III, and A. J. Schreiner


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Radiometric signatures of rainfall structures from the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) sensors over different climate regimes
Dong-Bin Shin, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA; and L. S. Chiu and A. T. C. Chang

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Sensitivity of retrieval algorithms to model-generated databases
Sean J. Miner, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO; and C. Kummerow

Analysis of TRMM 3-hourly multi-satellite precipitation estimates computed in both real and post-real time
George J. Huffman, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. F. Adler, E. F. Stocker, D. T. Bolvin, and E. J. Nelkin


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An investigation of the horizontal variability of precipitations using radar data
Yoo-Jeong Noh, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and G. Liu

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A TRMM-Calibrated Infrared Technique For Global Rainfall Estimation
Andrew J. Negri, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. F. Adler and L. Xu

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A Passive Microwave Optimal-Estimation Algorithm for Near Real-Time Water Vapor Profiling
Darren S. McKague, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and J. M. Forsythe, A. S. Jones, S. Q. Kidder, and T. H. Vonder Haar

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Improvements to the SCaMPR Algorithm
Robert J. Kuligowski, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Camp Springs, MD; and W. Guo and J. S. Im

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Improved Precipitation Retrievals Using Both AMSU Window and Sounding Channels
Limin Zhao, NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO, Camp Springs, MD; and F. Weng and R. Ferraro

Frequency Distribution of Rain Rate With Cloud Top Brightness Temperature, and near-real time calibration of GOES Multispectral Rainfall Algorithm
Mamoudou B. Ba, Raytheon-ITSS, Lanham, MD and Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and A. Gruber and M. J. Jeong

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Land surface temperature retrievals from GOES-8 using emissivities retrieved from MODIS
Ronnie J. Suggs, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and S. L. Haines, G. J. Jedlovec, W. Lapenta, and D. Moss

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Validation of Langley parameterized algorithms used to derive CERES/TRMM surface radiative fluxes
Shashi K. Gupta, AS&M, Hampton, VA; and D. P. Kratz, A. C. Wilber, and L. C. Nguyen

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The Atmosphere Land-EXchange Inverse (ALEXI) model: Regional-scale flux validations, climatologies and available soil water derived from remote sensing inputs
John R. Mecikalski, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. C. Anderson, R. D. Torn, J. M. Norman, G. R. Diak, S. J. Richardson, and J. A. Brotzge

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Introducing the GOES Imager Clear-Sky Brightness Temperature (CSBT) Product
Anthony J. Schreiner, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and T. J. Schmit, C. Köpken, X. Su, C. Holland, and J. A. Jung

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Infrared and passive microwave radiometric sea surface temperatures and their relationship to atmospheric forcing
Sandra L. Castro, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and D. G. Baldwin and W. J. Emery

Estimation of land surface temperature on the Tibetan Plateau using GMS data
Yuichiroh Oku, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; and H. Ishikawa and H. Ueda

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Short wave aerosol direct forcing over cloud free oceans from Terra
Jianglong Zhang, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and S. A. Christopher


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Clear sky angular dependence models over oceans from CERES
Jianglong Zhang, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and S. A. Christopher

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