2010 Physical Sciences Review » Posters

ESRL Physical Sciences Laboratory Review Posters

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Day 1: March 9th, 2010

Theme #1: Climate, Weather and Water Science
Physical Influences on Satellite-Based Sea Surface Temperature Measurements and Uncertainties
Gary Wick
Large-Scale Air-Sea Interaction: Remote Influences on Tropical Pacific Variability
Michael Alexander, Antonietta Capotondi, Jamie Scott, Amy Solomon, De-Zheng Sun
Scale Interactions within the Madden-Julian Oscillation
George N. Kiladis, Patrick T. Haertel, and Katherine H. Straub
Measurement/Parameterization of Air-Sea Gas Transfer
Jeffrey Hare
Evidence for Deposition of Black Carbon in the Springtime Arctic
J.R. Spackman, R.-S. Gao, W.D. Neff, J.P. Schwarz, L.A. Watts, D.W. Fahey, J.S. Holloway, T.B. Ryerson, J. Peischl, O.R. Cooper, C.A. Brock
Air-Sea Fluxes in Hurricane Models
J.-W. Bao, C. W. Fairall, S. A. Michelson, and L. Bianco
Ocean Acoustic Mapping of Hurricane Wind Fields
Alexander Voronovich and Cécile Penland
Orographic Precipitation Processes
Paul J. Neiman, Allen B. White, F. Martin Ralph, Brooks E. Martner, David E. Kingsmill, Ellen M. Sukovich, Mimi Hughes
Impacts of Asian Dust on Cloud Microphysics and Precipitation during an Atmospheric River during the CalWater Early Start Campaign
Andrew P. Ault, Jessie M. Creamean, Christopher R. Williams, Cassandra J. Gaston, F. Martin Ralph, and Kimberly A. Prathe
Processes in the Cloud-Atmospheric Boundary Layer-Surface (CAS) System Impacting Arctic Surface Energy Fluxes
P. Ola G. Persson, M. Shupe, A. Solomon, A. Grachev, and T. Uttal
Hydrometeorological Testbed (HMT) Ensemble Modeling
Isidora Jankov and Huiling Yuan
Parameterization of Land-Surface Processes in the Rapid Update Cycle (RUC) and Rapid Refresh (RR)
Tatiana Smirnova, Stan Benjamin, and John Brown
Theme #2: Modeling, Data Assimilation, and Advanced Computing
Towards an Earth System Model: Chemistry in the FIM and its effect on forecasting weather and air quality
Georg A. Grell, Tom Henderson, Stuart A McKeen, Jian-Wen Bao and Saulo Freitas
Space and Time Multiscale Analysis System (STMAS)
Yuanfu Xie, Steven E. Koch, Steve Albers, and Huiling Yuan
Rapid Refresh (RR) and High Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR)
Ming Hu, Tanya Smirnova, Curtis Alexander, Steve Weygandt, Stan Benjamin, John Brown, and Joe Olson
Enabling Science with Graphical Processing Units (GPUs)
Jacques Middlecoff and Mark Govett
Probabilistic Thunderstorm Guidance from a Time-Lagged Ensemble of High Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) Forecasts
Curtis Alexander, Doug Koch, Steve Weygandt, Stan Benjamin
Improving the Accuracy of Satellite Moisture Measurements
Daniel L. Birkenheuer and Seth I. Gutman
NIM: Nonhydrostatic Icosahedral Model
Jin Lee and A. E. MacDonald
High Performance Computing at ESRL: Supporting the Computational Needs of ESRL’s Scientists and Modelers
Craig Tierney2,, Leslie Hart1, Pam Weber1, Lee Cohen2, Chris Harrop2, Ed Moxley3, Forrest Hobbs4, Nathan Dauchy4,, Eric Schnepp4, Glen Pankow
Progress Made Towards Including Wildfire in Real-Time Cloud Resolving Forecasts at NOAA/ESRL
Steven Peckham, Georg Grell, Saulo Freitas, Martin Stuefer, Stuart McKeen Tanya Smirnova, Stan Benjamin, Karla Longo and William "Ruddy" Mell
New ways of discretizing the atmosphere/ocean for earth system prediction
Rainer Bleck, Jian-Wen Bao, Stan Benjamin, Jin Lee, Sandy MacDonald, Jacques Middlecoff, Tom Henderson, John M. Brown, Shan Sun and Ning Wang
Progress toward an ESRL earth system model: Coupling FIM to an isopycnal-isocahedral ocean
Rainer Bleck and Shan Sun
Ensemble Kalman Filter Development at ESRL
Jeffrey S. Whitaker, Thomas M. Hamill, Gilbert P. Compo, Philip Pegion
Parameterization of Diabatic Processes in FIM: Implementation, Evaluation and Improvement
J. -W. Bao, G. A. Grell, J. M. Brown, M. Fiorino, S. Benjamin, and J. Lee

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Day 2: March 10th, 2010

Theme #3: Climate, Weather and Water Services
The NOAA, California Department of Water Resources and Scripps Hydrometeorology Testbed Legacy Project
Allen White, Marty Ralph, Mike Anderson, Art Hinojosa, Mike Dettinger, and Dan Cayan
The NOAA Hydrometeorology Testbed (HMT) Soil Moisture Observing Networks: Linking the Soil to Weather and Climate Processes
Robert Zamora F. Martin Ralph Timothy Schneider
Howard Hanson Dam Rapid Response and NOAA’s New Mobile Atmospheric River Observatory
Allen White, Scott Abbott, Jesse Leach, Clark King, Jim Jordan, Dan Gottas, Marty Ralph, and Robin Webb
Assessment of Extreme Quantitative Precipitation Forecasts and Development of Regional Extreme Event Thresholds Using Data from HMT-2006 and COOP Observers
F. M. Ralph, E. Sukovich, D. Reynolds, M. Dettinger, S. Weagle, W. Clark, P. J. Neiman
Integrated Water Resources Observing Systems and Networks
Jim Jordan, R. Cifelli, S. Abbott, K. Clark, T. Coleman, D. Costa, J. Gibson, D. Gottas, D. Hazen, P. Johnston, C. King, D. Kingsmill, J. Leach, F.M. Ralph, T. Schneider, A. White
NOAA Hydrometeorology Testbed (HMT)
Tim Schneider, Seth Gutman, Dave Kingsmill, Marty Ralph, Woody Roberts, Isidora Jankov, Allen White, Bob Zamora
NIDIS Research and Implementation - Developing Early Warning Information Systems Across Climatic Timescales
James Verdin
The U.S. Drought Portal
Michael Brewer and Mark Svoboda
WWA, Climate Change in Colorado: A Synthesis to Support Water Resources Management and Adaptation
K.B. Averyt, A. Ray, J.J Barsugli, K. Wolter, M. Hoerling, N. Doesken, B. Udall, R.S. Webb
Climate, Growth and Drought Threat to Colorado River Water Supply
Balaji Rajagopalan, Kenneth Nowak, James Prairie, Mar=n Hoerling, Benjamin Harding, Joseph Barsugli, Andrea Ray and Bradley Udall
NOAA's Potential Role in Renewable Energy
James Wilczak, M. Marquis, E. Weatherhead, S. Benjamin
Applications of HMT Science to “Operational Forecasting"
Woody Roberts, Patricia Miller, Tim Schneider, and GSD/ISB Staff
Physical Science Division Tour
The Climate Response to 2007 Arctic Sea Ice Loss
Martin Hoerling, Judith Perlwitz, Jon Eischeid, Xiao-Wei Quan, TaiYi Xu, and Arun Kumar
Using reforecasts to improve probabilistic weather predictions
Tom Hamill, Jeff Whitaker, and Gary Bates
Attribution of Evolving North American Climate Conditions
Judith Perlwitz, Martin Hoerling, Jon Eischeid, Taiyi Xu1, and Arun Kumar
Prospects for Improving Subseasonal Predictions
Kathy Pegion and Prashant D. Sardeshmukh
Seasonal Forecasting of Thermal Stress Conducive to Mass Coral Bleaching Events
C. Penland, L. Matrosova, R.S. Webb, R.S. Pulwarty, G. Liu, C.M. Eakin, S. Lynds, T.R.L. Christensen, S.F. Heron, J.A. Morgan, B.A.A. Parker, W.J. Skirving, A.E. Strong
The Impact of Stratospheric Ozone Hole Recovery on Antarctic Climate
Judith Perlwitz, Steven Pawson, Ryan Fogt, Eric Nielsen, William Neff
Distinct Causes for Two Principal U.S. Droughts of the 20th Century
Martin Hoerling, Xiao-Wei Quan, and Jon Eischeid
PSD Interactive Data Analysis and Plotting Web Pages
Barb DeLuisi, Don Hooper, Greg Keith, Cathy Smith, Tim Coleman, Dan Gottas
Distinguishing the roles of natural and anthropogenically forced decadal climate variability: Implications for prediction
Amy Solomon and Matt Newman
Climate variability and the collapse of a Chinook salmon stock
S. T. Lindley, M. Mohr, W. T. Peterson, C. Grimes, J. Stein, J. Anderson, L. W. Botsford, D. Bottom, C. Busack, T. Collier, J. Ferguson, C. Garza, A. Grover, D. Hankin, R. Kope, P. Lawson, A. Low, B. MacFarlane, K. Moore, M. Palmer-Zwahlen, F. B. Schwing, J. Smith, C. Tracy, R. S. Webb, B. Wells, T. Williams
Regional Experimental Seasonal Forecast Guidance: A 10-year Track Record in the Southwestern U.S.
Klaus Wolter
International Comprehensive Ocean-Atmospheric Data Set (ICOADS)
Scott Woodruff, Sandra Lubker, Steve Worley and Eric Freeman
Theme #4: Technology Transfer and Outreach Activities
NOAA Modeling GUI Tools
Jeff Smith
AWIPS Technology Transfer
Joanne Edwards
What is the FX-Net Program
Jebb Stewart
Forecaster X-Window Collaboration System (FXC)
Greg Pratt
Network-Enabled Verification Service (NEVS): Improving the Quality of Weather Forecasts for Operational Decisions
Nick Matheson, Missy Petty, Dan Schaffer, Tim Pease, Sean Madine, Geary Layne, Steve Lack, Jennifer Mahoney, and Andy Loughe
NOAA Interdisciplinary Scientific Environmental Technology (ISET) Educational Partnership Program
Tracy Hansen, Chris Harrop, Isidora Jankov, Steve Koch, Tom LeFebvre, MarySue Schultz, Cathy Smith, and David Welsh
Getting to Know NOAA: ESRL Education and Outreach
Ann Reiser and Barb DeLuisi
Local Analysis and Prediction System (LAPS) Technology Transfer
Steve Albers, Brent Shaw, and Ed Szoke
Precision Air Drop System (PADS): Local Analysis and Prediction System (LAPS) Wind Forecasts Improve Air Drop Target Accuracy
Linda Wharton, Steven Albers, Daniel Birkenheuer, John McGinley, and John Smart
The DTC and Hurricane Modeling Activities
L. Bernardet, L. Nance, S. Bao1, C. Harrop1, N. Surgi, W. Kuo, S. Koch, and B. Brown
Personal Weather Advisor (concept idea) Decision Support in Weather-Sensitive Situations
Paula McCaslin and Kirk Holub
ARkStorm - A West Coast Storm Scenario
D. A. Cox; L.M.Jones; F.M. Ralph; M.D. Dettinger; M. Hughes; K. Porter; S.C. Perry; P.L. Barnard; D. Hoover; C.J.Wills; J.D. Stock; W. Croyle; J.C. Ferris; G.S. Plumlee; C.N. Alpers; M. Miller; A. Wein; A. Rose; J. Done; K. Topping
Global Systems Division Tour
Graphics Processor Units (GPUs) Explained
Mark Govett

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Day 3: March 11th, 2010

Theme #5a: Weather System Observations and Analysis
Observation Sensitivity Experiments (OSEs) at ESRL
Tracy Lorraine Smith, Stan Benjamin, and Bill Moninger
Recent Field Exercises: Observations in Support of Operations and Research
Edward Tollerud
Observing System Simulation Experiments (OSSE)
Nikki Privé, Yuanfu, and Scott Mackaro
Long-Term Trends in the Temporal Patterns of Weather
Betsy Weatherhead
MADIS – The Meteorological Assimilation Data Ingest System
Patricia A. Miller, Michael F. Barth, Leon A. Benjamin, Randall Collander, and Tom Kent
WISDOM (Weather In-Situ Deployment Optimization Method)
A.E. MacDonald, J. Nicinska, R.B. Chadwick, Y. Xie, J. Jordan, and T. Ayers
Theme #5b: Climate System Observations and Analysis
The Boulder Atmospheric Observatory for Climate, Weather, and Water Monitoring
D. Wolfe, W. Neff, A. Andrews, J. Kofler, J. Williams, B. Bartram, D. Welsh, L.C. Patrick, S.J. Oltmans, and J.C. Williams
The Ronald H. Brown Weather-Climate Physics Observing System
Ludovic Bariteau
Comparisons of In Situ Observations of Bulk Near-Surface Meteorological Variables, Turbulent and Radiative Fluxes, and Cloud Properties with Operational NWP Models in the VOCALS Region
Diane Stanitski, C. W. Fairall, R. Weller, E.F. Bradley, Huai-min Zhang, W. Hankins, and A. Beljaars
Science in the Arctic: Providing Scientific Leadership for Topic-Driven Pan-Arctic Research
Lisa Darby
New Technologies in EM Scattering to Retrieve Properties of Ocean Surface Waves Including Tsunamis
Valery Zavorotny and Oleg Godin
Space-Borne Estimates of Atmospheric Water Cycle Parameters
Sergey Matrosov, Gary Wick, Christopher Williams, and Darren Jackson