ESCAPE Science Team Mtg Nov 2022

ESCAPE Science Team Meeting

University of Oklahoma, Norman OK

November 10-11, 2022

NOTE: The presentations are password protected for ESCAPE Investigators only. For access, please contact the Principal Investigators listed in the ESCAPE Contacts Section below.


Thursday, November 10, 2022
Schedule Title Time
G. McFarquhar Welcome, logistics 8:30 to 8:45 AM
P. Kollias and G. McFarquhar ESCAPE (Science and Operations) 8:45 to 9:15 AM
M. Jensen TRACER (Science and Operations) 9:15 to 9:45 AM
Break   9:45 to 10:00 AM
M. Wolde and NRC team NRC observations 10:00 to 11:30 AM
Break Tour of National Weather Center and Lunch 11:30 am to 1:30 PM
M. Wolde and NRC team NRC observations (continued) 10:00 to 11:30 AM
Z. Mages NRC airborne radar 2:00 to 2:20 PM
N. Allwayin, E. Rosky and R. Shaw Microphysical properties of ESCAPE clouds as measured by HOLODEC 2:20 to 2:40 PM
S. Patil Microphysical analysis of Convair observations 2:40 to 3:00 PM
G. Roberts Background aerosol to refinery emissions: observing a large range of CCN spectra during ESCAPE 3:00 to 3:20 PM
Break   3:20 to 3:40 PM
R. Patnaude Observations of Airborne Ice Nucleating Particles around and within Convective Clouds over the U.S. Central Great Plains and Gulf Coast 3:40 to 4:00 PM
P. Lawson (virtual) An Overview of Learjet Missions during ESCAPE 4:00 to 4:20 PM
Y. Huang Dependence of Cloud Microphysical Properties on Environmental Parameters: Preliminary Results from ESCAPE Learjet In-situ Observations 4:20 to 4:40 PM
P. Kollias and G. McFarquhar Group discussion 4:40 to 5:20 PM
Break Group dinner 6:00 to 8:00 pm


Friday, November 11, 2022
Schedule Title Time
M. Kumjian (virtual) Coastal Convection Regimes: Climatology and Preliminary Analysis of ESCAPE Data 8:30 to 8:50 AM
B. Ascher Impacts of Land Surface Type on Convective Storm Development in the Houston Area 8:50 to 9:10 AM
P. Kollias NEXRAD/GOES products – Cell tracking 9:10 to 9:30 AM
M. Oue Preliminary analysis of dynamical evolution of convective cells using high-spatiotemporal cell tracking observations 9:30 to 9:50 AM
E. Bruning Houston Lightning Mapping Array Observations During ESCAPE 9:50 to 10:10 AM
Break   10:10 to 10:30 AM
Z. Lebo and Y. Hu Modeling ESCAPE studies 10:30 to 10:50 AM
D. Bodine and J. Snyder Ground-based radar observations during ESCAPE 10:50 to 11:10 AM
A. Dzambo Forecasting and nowcasting operations during ESCAPE 11:10 to 11:30 AM
Y. Hu and Z. Lebo ESCAPE Modeling Ensemble Database 11:30 to 11:50 AM
Break Lunch 1Noon to 1:30 PM
P. Kollias, G. McFarquhar and M. Wolde Discussion and Coordination Part I: Data analysis and synthesis 1:30 to 3:00 PM
Break   3:00 to 3:30 PM
Z. Lebo, K. Lombardo and S. van den Heever Discussion and Coordination Part II: Modeling: Identify cases studies, modelling needs and coordination 3:30 to 5:00 PM
End   5:00 PM