AMS 2009

AMS 2009


COSMIC Special Session at the AMS Annual Meeting : AGENDA

Wednesday, 14 January 2009

Phoenix, Arizona



8:30 AM-10:00 AM, Wednesday - Session 8 Atmospheric Observations for Weather and Climate: COSMIC-I
8:30 AM 8.1 - The COSMIC/FORMOSAT-3 Mission: Overview and Status

Ying-Hwa Kuo, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. Rocken, R. A. Anthes, N. Yen, and J. J. Miau
8:45 AM 8.2 - International Collaboration of Global Radio Occultation Mission for Meteorology Beyond 2011

Nick Yen, National Space Organization, Hsin-Chu, Taiwan; and J. Fong, V. Chu, C. C. Hsiao, J. J. Miau, and Y. A. Liu
9:00 AM 8.3 - Recent improvements on the operational assimilation of GPS Radio Occultation observations

Lidia Cucurull, NOAA/NESDIS, Suitland, MD
9:15 AM 8.4 - The Impact of GPS Radio Occultation Data on Cyclone/Typhoon Predictions

Ching-Yuang Huang, National Central University, Jhongli, Taoyuan County, Taiwan; and Y. H. Kuo and S. Y. Chen
9:30 AM 8.5 - COSMIC and TIMED combined observation of the atmospheric tides

Qian Wu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. C. Solomon, T. L. Killeen, and Y. H. Kuo
9:45 AM 8.6 - Impact of radio occultation observations on ensemble analyses and forecasts of tropical cyclones

Hui Liu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Anderson, Y. H. Kuo, Y. Chen, and C. Snyder
11:00 AM-12:00 PM, Wednesday - Session 9B Atmospheric Observations for Weather and Climate: COSMIC-II
11:00 AM 9B.1 - Assimilation of GPS Radio Occultation Data for an Intense Atmospheric River with the NCEP Regional GSI System

Zaizhong Ma, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and B. Kuo, B. Wang, W. S. Wu, S. Sokolovskiy, P. J. Neiman, and F. M. Ralph
11:15 AM 9B.2 - Impacts of COSMIC GPS data assimilation on real time numerical weather prediction in Taiwan

Pay-Liam Lin, National Central University, Jhong-Li, Taiwan; and S. T. Miow and J. Y. Chen
11:30 AM 9B.3 - Impact of Ground-based GPS Precipitable Water Vapor and COSMIC GPS Refractivity Profile on Hurricane Dean Forecast

Tetsuya Iwabuchi, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. J. Braun and T. Van Hove
11:45 AM 9B.4 - Examination of the tropical cyclone environment through comparison of COSMIC with other satellite data

Christopher M. Hill, Mississippi State Univ., Stennis Space Center, MS; and P. J. Fitzpatrick, Y. Lau, and H. Karan
1:30 PM-2:30 PM, Wednesday - Session 10B Atmospheric Observations for Weather and Climate: COSMIC-III
1:30 PM 10B.1 - The Development of an In-Situ GPS Reference System

Joseph Facundo, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. Fitzgibbon and C. Bower
1:45 PM 10B.2 - Estimates of the precision of GPS radio occultation bending angles from the COSMIC/ FORMOSAT-3 mission

William Schreiner, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and B. Kuo, C. Rocken, S. Sokolovskiy, and D. Hunt
2:00 PM 10B.3 - Radiosonde Instrument Type Performance Comparison Using COSMIC GPS RO Sounding Observations as "Transfer Standard"

Bomin Sun, IMSG & NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, Suitland, MD; and A. L. Reale and D. C. Hunt
2:15 PM 10B.4 - Impacts of COSMIC GPS observations on a climate reanalysis

Jeffrey Anderson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and K. Raeder, H. Liu, N. Collins, and T. Hoar
4:00 PM-4:45 PM, Wednesday - Session 11B Atmospheric Observations for Weather and Climate: COSMIC-IV
4:00 PM 11B.1 - Estimating the Uncertainty of using GPS Radio Occultation Data for Climate Monitoring: Inter-comparison of CHAMP Refractivity Climate Records 2002-2006 from Different Data Centers

Shu-peng Ho, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and G. Kirchengast, S. S. Leroy, J. Wickert, A. J. Mannucci, A. Steiner, Y. H. Kuo, C. Rocken, D. C. Hunt, W. S. Schreiner, and S. Sokolovskiy
4:15 PM 11B.2 - Algorithms for planetary boundary layer height determination from GPS radio occultation data

Chi O. Ao, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and T. K. Chan, B. A. Iijima, M. Kohler, J. -. L. Li, A. J. Mannucci, J. Teixeira, B. Tian, and D. E. Waliser
4:30 PM 11B.3 - Ionospheric Errors in COSMIC Radio Occultation Profiles

Christian Rocken, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and W. Schreiner, S. Sokolovskiy, and D. Hunt