NOMADSS Workshop, November 2012

November 15-16, 2012
National Center for Atmospheric Research
Boulder, Colorado



Thursday, November 15: RMMA Conference Room

1:00-2:30 PMArrive at Rocky Mountain Regional Airport, Broomfield, Colorado
Overview of C-130 capabilities, tour of the C-130; discuss instrument layout (EOL)
2:30-4:00 PMFlight planning considerations with pilots, engineers and other EOL-RAF staff
C130 and P-3 bases and operations (All)
NOMADSS Flight Track Scenarios
4:00-5:00 PMPI Meeting (Dan, Alex and Xianliang, EOL)
7:00 PM Dinner

Friday, November 16: NCAR Foothills Lab Building 1 (FL1) EOL Atrium

8:30-9:45 AMIntroductions (Dan Jaffe, Alex Guenther and Xianliang Zhou)
Overview of project goals, experimental design and flight patterns (NAAMEX, SOAS, TROPHONO, NOAA-SENEX, 15-20 minutes per PI)
9:45-10:00 AMBreak
10:00-11:00 AMKey instrumentation, capabilities and limitations (5-10 minutes each):
   UW-DOHGS: Ambrose
   CU-HOx: Cantrell/Mauldin
   HONO/HNO3-SUNY Albany: Zhou/Stutz
   O3/CO/CO2/NOx-NCAR: Weinheimer/Flocke/Campos
   TOGA: Apel
   PTRMS: Guenther/Karl
   SOAS ground site: Carlton
11:00 AM-12:00 PMIn field forecasting tools (20-30 minutes each)
   GEOS-CHEM: Jaeglá/Selin
   NCAR Chemistry models: Emmons
   Met and satellite products?
   Field Catalog
12:00-1:00 PMLunch
1:00-1:30 PMFlight planning and decisions; Coordination with P-3 and ground sites?
1:30-2:00 PM Instrument integration-timeline, test flights, etc.
2:00-2:30 PMIn-field logistics- Housing, lab space, shipping, internet, etc.
Keynote
2:30-2:45 PMBreak
2:45-3:30 PMNOMADSS Publications, data sharing and data management, data timeline
3:30-4:00 PMOpen Discussion
4:00 PMMeeting Ends