EOL @ AMS

EOL staff will attend the American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, from 6-10 January 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona. EOL Facility Managers and staff will be available at the NCAR booth on NSF Street on Tuesday, 8 January from 1:00-5:00 pm. Information about our requestable facilities and services will also be available the entire week. Stop by and see us!

Please see the list of events and activities below in which staff are participating, and join them as appropriate.

EOL Staff Involvement

Monday, 7 January 2019

1.1: Planning for LOTOS: A New Lower Tropospheric Observing System
08:30 AM - 08:45 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 211A
AuthorsTammy M. Weckwerth, Steven P. Oncley, Britton B. Stephens, William O. J. Brown, Alison Rockwell, Wen-Chau Lee, Terry Hock, Vanda Grubišić, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

1.6: SAVANT: A Field Campaign for the Stable Boundary Layer
09:45 AM - 10:00 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 211A
Authors: April L. Hiscox, Univ. of South Carolina, Junming Wang, David A. R. Kristovich, Edward (Ned) Garrett Patton, Jielun Sun, William O. Brown, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Nicholas James Sokol, Ankur R. Desai, Grant W. Petty, Carmen J. Nappo

3.3: A 35-Year Journey Supporting Geoscience Research Field Projects Worldwide: Perceptions, Lessons Learned, and the Remarkable Future
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 222C
AuthorJames A. Moore, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

3.4: Development of New Icing Products for Supercooled Large Drop Conditions
02:45 PM - 03:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 224B
Authors: Allyson Rugg, NCAR, Sarah Tessendorf, Daniel R. Adriaansen, Julie A. Haggerty, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

3.8: ICICLE: Winter 2018–19 In-Cloud Icing and Large-Drop Experiment
03:45 PM - 04:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 224B
Authors: Stephanie DiVito, Ben C. Bernstein, James T. Riley, Tom Bond, Danny L. Sims, Scott D. Landolt, Julie A. Haggerty, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Mengistu Wolde, Alexei Korolev

266: High-Resolution Photon Time Tagging for Multifunctional Atmospheric Lidar Studies
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
Authors: Rory Barton-Grimley, Univ. of Colorado, Robert A. Stillwell, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Jeffery P. Thayer

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Session 1: Phased-Array Radar Observations and Applications: Field Experiment Results
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 128AB
ChairScott Ellis, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

2.2: Observing Sea Salt Aerosol Size Distribution with a Kite-Based Platform
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 211B
Authors: Alison D. Nugent, Univ. of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Chung Taing, Taylor Jones, Jorgen B. Jensen, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

4.4: Progress on SEGUE: Interactive Online Lessons for Undergraduate and Graduate Training in Meteorological Instrumentation and Measurements
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 229AB
Authors: Richard Clark, Millersville Univ.; Alison Rockwell, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Amy Stevermer, Kathleen Mackin

Session 7: Cloud and Aerosol Lidar Observations for Model Parameterization and Process Study Part II
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 211A
CochairsTammy Weckwerth, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Scott Ozog

3.1: A Summary of Recent Activities on the Airborne Phased-Array Radar (APAR) Development
03:00 PM - 03:15 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 128AB
AuthorsLouis L. Lussier, Chris Burghart, Mike Dixon, J. M. Emmett, Vanda Grubišić, Adam Karboski, Wen-Chau Lee, Eric Loew, Mark Lord, James A. Moore, James Ranson, Steven Rauenbuehler, Pei-Sang Tsai, Jothriam Vivekanandan, Cory A. Wolff, Kurt Zrubek, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, George H. Bryan, Christopher A. Davis, Rodrigo M. Lebron, Jorge Salazar, Kevin W. Manning

7.1: Design of a Combined High Spectral Resolution and Oxygen Differential Absorption Lidar for Measuring Atmospheric Temperature
03:00 PM - 03:15 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 211A
AuthorsRobert A. Stillwell, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, S. Spuler, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, M. Hayman, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Catharine E. Bunn, Kevin Repasky

409: NetCDF-CF: Supporting Earth System Science with Data Access, Analysis, and Visualization
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
Authors: Ethan R. Davis, UCAR/Unidata, Charles S. Zender, David Arctur, Kevin M. O'Brien, Aleksandar Jelenak, David Santek, Michael J. Dixon, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Timothy Whiteaker, Kent Yang, Jonathan Yu, James C. Biard, David Hassell

730: Airborne Polarimetric Doppler Weather Radar: Possible Beam-Forming Architectures
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
AuthorsJ. Vivekanandan, E. Loew, A. Karboski, Bernard Hwang, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

733: The NCAR/EOL 449-MHz Wind Profilers
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
AuthorsJohn Sobtzak, William O. J. Brown, Alexander Lee, Terry Hock, Charles Martin, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory 

741: Digital Predistortion for Phased-Array Radar
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
AuthorsKyuil Hwang, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Eric Loew, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

799: Calibration, Sensitivity, and Doppler Spectra of the NCAR Airborne W-Band Radar
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
AuthorsUlrike Romatschke, Jothiram Vivekanandan, Mike Dixon, Pei-Sang Tsai, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

802: New Initiatives in Support of the NSF/NCAR Airborne Research Instrumentation Testing Opportunity (ARISTO)
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
Authors: Louis L. Lussier, Pavel Romashkin, Cory A. Wolff, Jeff Stith, Brigitte Baeuerle, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

812: Characterization of a New Laser Isotopologue Hygrometer for Measurements of Isotopes in Cloud Water
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
Authors: Bryan Rainwater, Univ. of Colorado Boulder, Adriana Bailey, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Lance E. Christensen, Robert L. Herman, Darin W. Toohey

821: Deployment of an Integrated Sounding System in the Southern Ocean for SOCRATES
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
AuthorWilliam O. J. Brown, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

Wednesday, 9 January 2019

6.1: Airborne, Ship-, and Ground-Based Observations of Clouds, Aerosols, and Precipitation from Recent Field Projects over the Southern Ocean
08:30 AM - 08:45 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 223
Authors: Greg M. McFarquhar, Univ. of Oklahoma, CIMMS, Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies, Christopher Bretherton, Roger Marchand, Alain Protat, Paul J. DeMott, Simon P. Alexander, Steve R. Rintoul, Greg Roberts, Cynthia H. Twohy, Darin W. Toohey, Steve Siems, Yi Huang, Robert Wood, Robert M. Rauber, Sonia Lasher-Trapp, Jorgen Jensen, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Jeffrey L. Stith, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Jay Mace, Junshik UM, Emma Järvinen, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Martin Schnaiter, Andrew Gettelman, Kevin J. Sanchez, Christina McClusky, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Isabel L. McCoy, Kathryn A. Moore,
Thomas C J Hill, Bryan Rainwater

6.3: Measurements of Aerosol Particle and Cloud Properties over the Southern Ocean
09:00 AM - 09:15 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 223
Authors: Cynthia H. Twohy, NorthWest Research Associates, Darin W. Toohey, Paul J. DeMott, Bryan Rainwater, Lynn M. Russell, Savannah Lewis, Roy Geiss, Christina S. McCluskey, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Thomas C J Hill, Greg M. McFarquhar, Christopher S. Bretherton, Robert Wood, Greg Roberts, Kevin J. Sanchez, Cory A. Wolff, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Pavel Romashkin, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

10.4: Characterization of High Ice Water Content Conditions that Impact Air Data System Performance
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 224B
AuthorsJulie Haggerty, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Tom Ratvasky, Allyson Rugg, Jorgen Jensen, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, J. Walter Strapp, Lyle Lillie, Kristopher M. Bedka

9B.2: Towards Improving the Clutter Mitigation Decision Algorithm in the WSR-88DP Radars
01:45 PM - 02:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 211B
AuthorsScott Ellis, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Gregory Meymaris, John C. Hubbert, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Michael J. Dixon, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

9B.4: Using a Regression Clutter Filter to Improve Weather Radar Signal Statistics
02:15 PM - 02:30 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 211B
Author: John C. Hubbert, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

968: Characterization of Emissions of NO2 and Other Radical Sources from Biomass Burning
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - Hall 4
Authors: Kyle J Zarzana, Univ. of Colorado Boulder, Theodore K. Koenig, Benjamin J Howard, Natalie Kille, Christopher F Lee, Christoph Knote, Teresa L. Campos, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Min Deng, Larry D. Oolman, David M. Plummer, Andrew J. Weinheimer, David Thomson, R. Volkamer

Thursday, 10 January 2019

Session 2: Monsoonal Heavy Rain in East Asia—Part I
08:30 AM - 09:30 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 222C
CochairsWen-Chau Lee, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Zhiyong Meng, Ben Jong-Dao Jou, Dong-In Lee, Kazuhisa Tsuboki

9.1: Ground-Based Eye-Safe Networkable Micropulse Differential Absorption Lidar (DIAL) for Thermodynamic Profiling in the Lower Troposphere
08:30 AM - 08:45 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 211A
Authors: Catharine E. Bunn, Montana State Univ., Kevin Repasky, Scott M. Spuler, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Mathew Hayman, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Robert A. Stillwell, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

10B.2: Observations of Major Carbon Species in Western US Wildfire Smoke Plumes during July and August 2018
08:45 AM - 09:00 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 126A
AuthorsTeresa L. Campos, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Frank Flocke, Mike Reeves, Jeffrey R. French, Adriana Bailey, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

10B.3: What Controls the Ratio of Primary Reduced and Oxidized Forms of Gas Phase Reactive Nitrogen in Young Wildfire Smoke?
09:00 AM - 09:15 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 126A
Authors: Jakob Lindaas, Colorado State Univ., Ilana B. Pollack, Teresa L. Campos, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Frank Flocke, Andrew J. Weinheimer, Denise D. Montzka, Geoffrey S. Tyndall, J. R. Roscioli, Michael Agnese, Emily V. Fischer

Session 3: Monsoonal Heavy Rain in East Asia—Part II
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 222C
Cochairs: Wen-Chau Lee, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Zhiyong Meng, Ben Jong-Dao Jou, Dong-In Lee, Kazuhisa Tsuboki

19.1: The Synergy of Active and Passive Thermodynamic Profilers: A Ground-Based Example
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 131C
Authors: David D. Turner, NOAA; Ulrich Löhnert, Tammy M. Weckwerth, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

18.2: The Great Plains Irrigation Experiment—Grainex
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 131AB
Authors: Eric Rappin, Western Kentucky Univ., Rezaul Mahmood, Udaysankar S. Nair, Roger A. Pielke, Chris Phillips, Aaron Kaulfus, William O. Brown, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Steven P. Oncley, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Josh Wurman, Karen Kosiba, Joseph A. Santanello, Edward J. Kim, Rajat Bindlish

3.2: Microphysical Characteristics of Three Convective Systems with Intense Rainfall Observed By Polarimetric Radar and Disdrometer in Eastern China
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 222C
Authors: Kun Zhao, Nanjing Univ., Gang Chen, Guifu Zhang, Wen-Chau Lee, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory

Session 4: Monsoonal Heavy Rain in East Asia—Part III
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 222C
Cochairs: Wen-Chau Lee, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Zhiyong Meng, Ben Jong-Dao Jou, Dong-In Lee, Kazuhisa Tsuboki

4.1: Night Time Heavy Rains in Northern Taiwan Associated with Meiyu Front
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 222C
Authors: Ben Jong-Dao Jou, National Taiwan Univ., Wen-Chau Lee, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Kevin Yu

4.2: Accomplishment of the Joint Taiwan-US Field Program SoWMEX/TiMREX (2008)
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 222C
AuthorsWen-Chau Lee, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Ben Jong-Dao Jou

Session 5: Monsoonal Heavy Rain in East Asia—Part IV
03:30 PM - 05:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 222C
Cochairs: Wen-Chau Lee, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Zhiyong Meng, Ben Jong-Dao Jou, Dong-In Lee, Kazuhisa Tsuboki

12.1: Ice Nucleating Particles and Their Impacts on Clouds over the Southern Oceans (Invited Presentation)
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 223
Authors: Paul J. DeMott, Colorado State Univ., Kathryn A. Moore, Christina S. McCluskey, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Anne Marie Rauker, Thomas C J Hill, Ezra J T Levin, Cynthia H. Twohy, Darin W. Toohey, Bryan Rainwater, Jeffrey L. Stith, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Greg M. McFarquhar, Roger Marchand, Christopher S. Bretherton, Robert Wood, Simon P. Alexander, Alain Protat, Andrew Gettelman, Yi Huang, Steven T. Siems, Ruhi Humphries, Jason Ward, Melita Keywood, Jay Mace, Sonia M. Kreidenweis

15A.3: Why Are High Elevations in the Northeast United States Warming Slower than Surrounding Low Elevations? First Steps toward Testing the Vertical Airmass Hypothesis
04:00 PM - 04:15 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - North 121BC
Authors: Eric P. Kelsey, Mount Washington Observatory, Adriana Bailey, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, Georgia Murray

9.3: The Value of Homogenized Ozonesonde Networks: Twenty Years in the SHADOZ
04:15 PM - 04:30 PM Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings - West 212A
Authors: Jacquelyn C. Witte, SSAI; Anne M. Thompson, Bryan Johnson, Gert J. R. Coetzee, Francoise Posny, Holger Vömel, NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory, S. -Y. Ogino, Maznorizan Mohamad, Rene Stubi, Gonzague Romanens, Francisco Raimundo da Silva, N. Komala, Masatomo Fujiwara, Ankie Piters, Matakita Maata, Francis Mani, Henry B. Selkirk