Science Team Meeting and Attendees: Oct 21-22, 2013

CONTRAST Science Team Meeting and Attendees

21-22 October 2013


CONTRAST/ATTREX/CAST Joint Operation discussion

23 October AM

NCAR FL2 room 1024

Boulder, Colorado

Meeting Presentations

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Monday, 21 October 2013

08:00 - 08:30 Continental Breakfast
08:30 - 08:40 Welcome - Bill Randel
  Overview - Chair: Laura Pan
08:40 - 09:40 Overview of the CONTRAST experiment & on the Short-lived trace gases in the tropical atmosphere - Elliot Atlas
  Photochemical Hypotheses for Halogen Chemistry during CONTRAST - Ross Salawitch
  Transport and the Dynamical Environment of the Western Pacific - Laura Pan
  Pre-Campaign Modeling and Analyses  -  Chair: Ross Salawitch
09:40 - 10:00 Halogen Simulations in CAM-Chem and Impact on Ozone Chemistry - Alfonso Saiz-Lopez, Jean-Francois Lamarque and Doug Kinnison
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 10:50 Low Ozone Events Over the Western Pacific in SD-WACCM - Cameron Homeyer
10:50 - 11:10 Pronounced ozone and OH minima in the tropical West Pacific troposphere and implications for the transport of chemical species into the stratosphere - Markus Rex
11:10 - 11:30 OH in the tropical upper troposphere and its relationships to solar radiation and reactive nitrogen - Ru-shan Gao
11:30 - 11:50 Analyses of 200 mb air mass origins for CONTRAST - John Bergman
11:50 - 12:10 Convective transport of very-short-lived bromocarbons to the stratosphere - Qing Liang
12:10 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 13:50 Evaluating Tropospheric OH in Global Models: The Roles of CONTRAST and CCMI - Julie Nicely
13:50 - 14:10 Satellite perspective on TTL transport - Bill Randel
14:10 - 14:30 Climatology of cloud and precipitation over the CONTRAST region - Chuntao Liu
14:30 - 14:50 Deep Convection in Tropical West Pacific: A CloudSat Perspective and Implications for CONTRAST - Johny Luo
14:50 - 15:20 Coffee Break
  Measurements  -  Chair: Elliot Atlas
15:20 - 15:40 Detection of Halogens by CIMS - Greg Huey
15:40 - 16:00 Recent observations of tropospheric BrO and IO profiles: implications for CONTRAST - Rainer Volkamer
16:00 - 16:20 Significance of formaldehyde in the upper troposphere: perspective from recent studies - Tom Hanisco
16:20 - 16:40 Observations of VOCs in the upper troposphere: Sources and chemistry - Eric Apel & Dan Riemer
16:40 - 17:00 HARP photolysis frequencies and convection processes in the UTLS during CONTRAST - Sam Hall


Tuesday, 22 October 2013

08:00 - 08:30 Continental Breakfast
  Measurements (continuation)  -  Chair: Elliot Atlas
08:30 - 08:50 Use of CO, CO2, CH4 measurements to diagnose air mass transport and sources: results from recent experiments and outlook for CONTRAST - Teresa Campos & Frank Flocke
  Operational Planing  -  Chair: Laura Pan
09:10 - 09:40 Operations Plan and Flight Scenarios - Laura Pan & Ross Salawitch
09:40 - 10:00 CONTRAST Meteorology and Flight Forecasting - Jim Bresh
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00 Chemical Forecasts and Modeling - Ross Salawitch, Jean-Francois Lamarque & Doug Kinnison
  CONTRAST Data Policy - Elliot Atlas
  GV Data Communication - Chris Webster
  Field Data Merging for CONTRAST - Shawn Honomichl
12:10 - 13:30 Lunch
  Project Logistics  -  Chair: Elliot Atlas
13:30 - 14:00 CONTRAST GV Flight Ops and CONTRAST GV General Ops - Pavel Romashkin
14:00 - 14:30 CONTRAST logistics and schedules - Vidal Salazar
14:30 - 15:00 Real time data products and CONTRAST Field Catalog - Greg Stossmeister
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 15:50 CONTRAST Data Management - Steve Williams
16:10 - 17:00 Project Discussion - Laura Pan, Elliot Atlas & Ross Salawitch


Wednesday, 23 October 2013

08:00 - 08:30 Continental Breakfast
  Joint Operation Discussion  -  Chair: Ross Salawitch
08:30 - 08:50 ATTREX Overview - Eric Jensen
08:50 - 09:10 CAST Overview - Neil Harris
09:10 - 09:20 SOWER campaign 2014 and its science idea - Yoichi Inai and Masato Shiotani
09:20 - 09:35 Met/Theory Products for ATTREX - Lenny Pfister and
Forecast and Analysis Projects - Jim Bresch
09:35 - 10:00 Chemical Forecasts and Field Modeling - Ross Salawitch
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 10:55 Joint Flight Plans - Neil Harris
10:55 - 11:20 CONTRAST/ATTREX/CAST Joint Operations Discussion - Laura Pan
11:20 - 11:45 Data policies for ATTREX/CAST/CONTRAST coordinated campaigns - Eric Jensen and Elliot Atlas
11:45 - 12:00 Final Discussion - Laura Pan
12:00 Adjourn






Alexander Joan NWRA/CoRA office
Anderson Dan University of Maryland
Apel Eric NCAR
Archibald Alexander NCAR/NCAS
Atlas Elliot RSMAS/University of Miami
Baidar Sunil University of Colorado, Boulder
Baltzer Tom NCAR/RAF
Beaton Stuart NCAR
Bergman John NCAR
Brennan Finbarre UK FAAM group
Bresch Jim NCAR/MMM
Bui Paul NASA Ames Reseach Center
Chappell Peter Directflight
Diao Minghui NCAR/EOL/ASP
Dix Barbara University of Colorado, Boulder
Flocke Frank NCAR
Gettelman Andrew NCAR
Haggerty Julie EOL
Hall Samuel NCAR
Hanisco Tom NASA GSFC
Harris Neil Cambridge University
Harvey Lynn University of Colorado/LASP
Homeyer Cameron NCAR-ACD
Honomichl Shawn National Center for Atmospheric Research
Hornbrook Rebecca NCAR
Huey Greg Georgia Tech
INAI YOICHI Kyoto University
Jensen Jorgen EOL/RAF
Jensen Eric NASA Ames Research Center
Jordan Dave NASA
Jucks Ken NASA HQ
Kim Ji-Eun University of Colorado, Boulder
Kinnison Doug NCAR
Koenig Theodore University of Colorado at Boulder
Lamarque Jean-Francois NCAR
Lee James University of York
Liu Chuntao Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Loehrer Scot NCAR/EOL
Luo Johnny City College of New York, CUNY
Luo Jiali NCAR
Lussier Lou NCAR RAF
Moore Jim NCAR/EOL
Moore Fred NOAA
Navarro Rodriguez Maria Andreyna University of Miami
Newman Paul A. NASA/GSFC
Nicely Julie University of Maryland
Orlando John NCAR
Pan Laura NCAR
Pfeilsticker Klaus University of Heidelberg
Pfister Leonhard NASA Ames Research Center
Randel Bill NCAR
Reeves Mike NCAR/RAF
Rex Markus Alfred Wegener Institute
Riemer Daniel Univ. Miami
Robinson Tom University of Hawaii
Rockwell Alison NCAR/EOL
Romashkin Pavel NACR RAF
Salawitch Ross University of Maryland
Salazar Vidal NCAR
Schauffler Sue NCAR/EOL
Shieh Owen University of Hawaii
Shiotani Masato RISH, Kyoto University
Singh Hanwant NASA Amdes Research Center
Smith Mo FAAM
Stell Meghan NCAR/EOL
Stossmeister Greg EOL
Stutz Jochen UCLA
Ueyama Rei NASA Ames Research Center
Ullmann Kirk NCAR
Volkamer Rainer Chemistry & CIRES, CU Boulder
Webster Chris NCAR
Weinheimer Andy NCAR
Werner Bodo University of Heidelberg
Williams Steve NCAR/EOL
Wolfe Glenn NASA GSFC