Tuesday Posters:

1-15 | 16-30 | 31-45
46-60 | 61-75 | 76+

Wednesday Posters:

1-15 | 16-30 | 31-45
46-60 | 61-75 | 76+

Poster #

Title

Author(s)

Affiliation(s)

T-1

GOES-R Program Calibration and Validation (Cal/Val)

Robert A. Iacovazzi, Jr. (1), Edward C. Grigsby (2), Changyong Cao (3), Jaime Daniels (3), Kathleen McIntyre (2), Joe Zajic (1)

NOAA/NESDIS/GOES-R (1), NASAGSFC (2), NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (3)

T-2

A Near Real-Time Assimilation and Forecasting System for Tropical Cyclone Application of NPP/JPSS Sounding Measurements

Jun Li(1), Tim Schmit(2), Mitch Goldberg(3), Jinlong Li(1), Pei Wang(1), and John L. Beven(4)

CIMSS/UW-Madison (1), ASPB/NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (2), JPSS/NOAA/NESDIS (3), NHC/NOAA/NWS (4)

T-3

Study of textural variation of Ocean features of satellite SAR image using ANN technique

T. Karthikeya Sharma, Y. N. Mamatha

R. V. Vidyanikethan Post

T-4

Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) Radio Occultation (RO)

Mission and Ground System Planning

Daniel M. Mamula, Peter Wilczynski, Mike Wenkel

NOAA/NESDIS/OSD

T-5

The Future of the Argos Data Collection and Location System

Scott Rogerson

NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO/SPSD/DSB

T-6

Large Wildfire Growth in the United States Influenced by Dry Slots: A Case For More Consistent and Accurate Wildland Fire Nowcasting and Forecasting Utilizing Satellite Water Vapor Imagery

Fred J. Schoeffler

U.S. Forest Service

T-7

GOES Imager IR Channel to Channel Co-Registration Correction Algorithm in the GOES Ground System

Zhenping Li(1), Michael Grotenhuis(2), Timothy J. Schmit(3), Xiangqian Wu(2), Tony Schreiner(4) , J.P. Nelson(4), Fangfang Yu(2), HyreBysal(5)

(1) SGT Inc, (2) ERT Inc/NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, (3) ASPD/NOAA/NESDIS/

STAR, (4) CIMSS/SSEC/

UW-Madison, (5) NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO

T-8

Incremental Regression SST Algorithm for NPP VIIRS within the ACSPO

Boris Petrenko (1), Alex Ignatov (2), YuryKihai (1), John Stroup (3), XingMing Liang (2)

GST, Inc. (1), NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/

OSB (2), STG (3), CIRA (4)

T-9

A Rapid Cloud Mask Algorithm  for Suomi NPP VIIRS Imagery EDRs

Mark Piper

Exelis Visual Information Solutions

T-10

Preparing for JPSS-1/ATMS Direct Readout Readiness

Nikisa S. George (1), Kent Anderson (1)

Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems

T-11

Societal Impacts of Space Weather

William Denig (1), Steven Hill (2)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC, (2) NOAA/NWS/SWPC

T-12

Preparing the Direct Broadcast Community for GOES-R

Karen Friedman Dubey (1), Eric Baptiste (1), Kota Prasad (1), Hae-Yong Shin (1)

SeaSpace Corporation (1)

T-13

Cloud-Top Pressure Estimation from VIIRS using Statistically Reconstructed 13.3 micron channel

Irina Gladkova (1), James Cross (2), Andrew Heidinger (3), Paul Menzel (4), Michael Grossberg (1)

CREST (1), The Graduate Center, CUNY (2), NOAA/NESDIS/

OSAR (3), CIMSS (4)

T-14

The Development of Polar Orbiting Satellite Processing Packages in Support of International Direct Broadcast Community

Allen Huang (1), Liam Gumley (1), Kathy Strabala (1), Mitch Goldberg (2)

CIMSS/SSEC (1), NOAA Suomi NPP/JPSS Program (2)

T-15

Migrating from Metop-A/IASI to Metop-B/IASI as GSICS inter-calibration reference for Geostationary IR Imagers

Tim J. Hewison

EUMETSAT

T-16

The ingredients for sustaining success in NOAA R2O for GOES-R

Jordan Gerth

CIMSS/SSEC/Univ. of Wisconsin

T-17

VIIRS Imagery in NinJo

KatjaHungershoefer (1), David Hoese (2), William Straka III (2), Ray K. Garcia (2), Eva Schiffer (2), Kathleen Strabala (2)

DeutscherWetterdienst (DWD), Central Development Division (1), CIMSS/SSEC (2)

T-18

The Utilization of Data from Suomi NPP at the Met Office (UK)

Simon J. Keogh, Nigel C. Atkinson, William Bell, Ian D. Brown, Brett Candy, Andy Doherty, John Eyre, Bridget George, Paul Odams, Roger Saunders, Andrew Smith

UK Met Office

T-19

Developing Climate Data Records from AMSU-B and MHS Channels

Isaac Moradi (1), HuanMeng (2), Ralph Ferraro (2)

(1) ESSIC, University of Maryland (2) NOAA

T-20

Chemical data assimilation with CMAQ and MODIS aerosol optical depth observations

Tianfeng Chai (1,2), Hyun-Cheol Kim (1,2), Pius Lee (1), Li Pan (1,2)

NOAA Air Resource Laboratory (1), Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, University of Maryland (2)

T-21

Estimating Sea Surface Salinity in the Chesapeake Bay From Ocean Color Radiometry Measurements

Christopher W. Brown (1), Ronald L. Vogel (2)

NESDIS/STAR/CoRP/

SCSB (1), NESDIS/STAR/

SOCD/SMRC (2)

T-22

Sensor Calibration Inter-comparison Using the Sonoran Desert

A. Angal (1), X. Xiong (2), A. Wu (3), G. Chander (4), and T. Choic (3)

(1) SSAI, Lanham, (2) NASA GSFC, (3) Sigma Space Co., (4) USGS EROS, Sioux Falls, SD

T-23

Inter-Calibration of AMSU-A Window Channels

Wenze Yang (1) and HuanMeng (2), and Ralph Ferraro (2)

(1) ESSIC/Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites (CICS-MD) (2) NOAA/NESDIS

T-24

Snowfall Rate Retrieval Using Passive Microwave Measurements

HuanMeng (1), Banghua Yan (2), Ralph Ferraro (1), CezarKongoli (3), Limin Zhao (2)

NESDIS/STAR (1), NESDIS/OSPO (2), UMCP/ESSIC (3)

T-25

Suomi NPP (SNPP) Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Active Fire Data for Fire Management and Fire Weather Applications

Evan Ellicott (1), Ivan Csiszar (2), Wilfrid Schroeder (1), Peter Roohr (3), Brad Quayle (4),  Louis Giglio (1), Chris Justice (1)

1. Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland(1), NOAA/NESDIS (2), National Weather Service (3), USDA Forest Service Remote Sensing Applications Center (4)

T-26

On-orbit characterization of the GOES Imager channel-to-channel  co-registration and correction algorithm evaluation

Michael G. Grotenhuis (1), Xiangqian Wu (2), Zhenping Li (3), Timothy J. Schmit (4), Fangfang Yu (1), Scott Lindstrom (5), and Changyong Cao (2)

ERT, Inc. @ NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (1), NOAA/NESDIS/STAR(2), SGT, Inc. (3), NOAA/NESDIS/ASPB (4), UW–Madison/SSEC (5)

T-27

NOAA Operational Satellite SST for Monitoring Coral Bleaching Thermal Stress: Coral Reef Watch’s Satellite Decision Support System for Coral Reef Managers

Gang Liu (1,3), C. Mark. Eakin (1), Jacqueline L. Rauenzahn (1,3) Jianke Li (1,3), Scott F. Heron (2,3), William J. Skirving (2,3), Alan E. Strong (1,3)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR Coral Reef Watch (1), NOAA/NESDIS/STAR Coral Reef Watch-ReefSense (2), Global Science and Technology (3)

T-28

Overview of the GOES-R Proving Ground Activities at the National Hurricane Center

Christopher Velden (1), Mark DeMaria (2), John Knaff (2), Mike Brennan (3), Jack Beven (3), Hugh Cobb (3), Jessica Schauer (3), Kevin Fuell (4), Jason Dunion (5), Michael Folmer (6)

(1) CIMSS (2) NOAA/NESDIS/RAMMB(3)NHC(4) NASA SPoRT (5)CIMAS

(6)CICS

T-29

Enhanced data access and retrieval for analysis and validation of ABI and VIIRS land data and products

Kevin Gallo (1), CalliJenkerson (2), Greg Stensaas (3), GyaneshChander (2), John Dwyer (3)

NOAA/NESDIS visiting scientist at USGS EROS Center (1), TSSC, USGS EROS Center (2), USGS EROS Center (3)

T-30

Assimilation of water vapor sensitive infrared brightness temperatures during a cool season high impact weather event

Jason Otkin

UW-Madison/CIMSS

T-31

Overview of the NOAA GCOM AMSR2 Algorithm Software Processor (GAASP)

Letitia Soulliard(1), Thomas King(1), Elizabeth McMichael(1), ZoranaJelenak(2), Walter Wolf(3), Paul Chang(3), and Ralph Ferraro(3)

(1) 1. I.M. Systems Group, Inc. (2) 2. UCAR

(3) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR

T-32

Recent NWS/Eastern Region Participation in the GOES-R Proving Ground and Operational Use of New Satellite Data

David B. Radell (1) and Frank A. Alsheimer (2)

(1) NOAA/SSD Eastern Region Headquarters, (2) NOAA/NWS WFO Charleston, SC

T-33

NOAA Ocean Color Operational Product System

B. Yan, I. Simpson, E. Rodriguez, E. Ladd, D. Zbesheski, D. Vanpelt, H. Gu, P. Keegstra, S. Ramachandran, M. Soracco, and K. Hughes

NOAA/OSPO/SPB

T-34

The GRB Simulator: A Testing System for GOES Rebroadcast (GRB) Receivers

Kevin Gibbons (1), R. Race (2), C. Miller (1), K. Barnes (1), and G. Dittberner (3)

Harris Corporation, Melbourne (1) CTSI, NASA/GSFC (2)
Harris Corporation, Greenbelt (3)

T-35

Algorithm Development Library for Environmental Satellite Missions

Kerry D Grant(1), Shawn W Miller(1), Michael Jamilkowski(1)

(1) Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems

T-36

Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (NPP) Environmental Products

Kerry D Grant (1), Shawn W Miller (1), Michael Jamilkowski (1)

(1) Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems

T-36

Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) Ground System Performance

Kerry Grant (1), Craig Bergeron (1)

(1) Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems

T-37

Monitoring of Sugarcane Fields in Brazilian Southeast Region using
AVHRR/NOAA Multitemporal Images

JurandirZullo Junior (1), Luciana Alvim Santos Romani (2), RenataRibeiro do Valle Gonçalves (1)

(1) University of Campinas-Campinas – São Paulo – Brasil, (2) Embrapa– Brazilian Company for Agricultural Research

T-38

AMSU-A Atmospheric Temperature TCDRs

Wenhui Wang (1) and Cheng-ZhiZou (2)

(1) M. Systems Group (2) Center for Satellite Applications and Research, NESDIS/NOAA

T-39

Forecasting Hurricane Intensity and Severe Convective Storms Satellite Sounding Pairs

William Smith Sr. (1,2), Elisabeth Weisz (2), Nadia Smith (2), Henry Revercomb (3), Allen Larar(3)

(1) UW-Madison
(2) Hampton University
(3) NASA/LaRC

T-40

Integrating JPSS Algorithms with Efficiency and Ease: STAR Algorithm Integration Team (AIT)

Bigyani Das (1), Walter Wolf (2), Valerie Mikles (1),Youhua Tang (1), Marina Tsidulko (1), Shanna Sampson (1), Kristina Sprietzer (1), Yunhui Zhao (1), Weizhong Chen (1)

IMSG& NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (1)
NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, (2)

T-41

Application of NOAA Coral Reef Watch’s Near-Real-Time Satellite Decision Support System to Local Coral Reef Management

Jacqueline L. Rauenzahn (1,3), C. Mark. Eakin (1), Gang Liu (1,3), Jianke Li (1,3), Scott F. Heron (2,3), William J. Skirving (2,3), Alan E. Strong (1,3)

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR Coral Reef Watch(1) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR Coral Reef Watch-ReefSense, (2), Global Science and Technology (3)

T-42

What can satellite data tell about times with no satellites?

Thomas M Smith (1,2), Phillip A Arkin (2), Li Ren (2), Sam Shen(3)

(1) NOAA/STAR/SCSB (2) CICS/ESSIC/University of Maryland (3) San Diego State University

T-43

End-to-End Design, Development and Testing of GOES-R Level 1 and 2 Algorithms

Alex Werbos, Eric Steinfelt, Paul Van Rompey, Scott Zaccheo

Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc.

T-44

Design and Development of the GOES-R Inspect and Analyze Client Visualization Application

Jordan Bentley, Ryan Feather, Barry O’Reilly, Michael Sze and T. Scott Zaccheo

Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc.

T-45

Analysis of GOES Imager Infrared Radiometric Calibration Accuracy toward Long-term Climate Data Record

Fangfang Yu (1), Xiangqian Wu (2), Scott Lindstrom(3), Mat Gunshor (3), and Mitch Goldberg (2)

ERT, Inc (1), NOAA/NESDIS (2),  University of Wisconsin (3)

T-46

VIIRS in AWIPS: Supporting Operational Forecasters

Kathleen Strabala(1), Scott Bachmeier(1), DayneBroderson(2), Ray Garcia(1), Jordan Gerth(1), Liam Gumley(1), Tom Heinrichs(2), David Hoese(1), Allen Huang(1), Scott Macfarlane(2), Eva Schiffer(1)

(1) UW-Madison, SSEC/CIMSS
(2) University of Alaska Fairbanks, Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)

T-47

Investigating the use of Deep Convective Clouds (DCCT) to monitor on-orbit performance of the Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) using Lightning Imaging Sensor (LIS) measurements

D.E. Buechler (1) , H.J. Christian (1), W.J. Koshak (2), and S.J. Goodman (3)

University of Alabama Huntsville, (1)
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center (2)
NOAA/NESDIS/GOES-R Program Office (3)

T-48

Assessment of the Suomi NPP VIIRS Land Surface Temperature Product-Beta to Provisional Maturity

Yuling Liu (1), Yunyue Yu (2), Zhuo Wang (3), Dan Tarpley (4)

(1) CICS of University of Maryland (2) STAR/NESDIS, NOAA (3) IMSG Inc (4) Short & Associates, Camp Spring

T-49

Application of satellite data for monitoring and prediction of weather systems in Indian region.

SumanGoyal

India Meteorological Department

T-50

Inter-calibration of the SEVIRI VIS0.6 channel with MODIS Aqua, using Deep Convective Clouds as transfer targets

Sébastien C. Wagner (1), Tim Hewison (1)

(1) EUMETSAT

T-51

IR Multichannels and Lightning a contribution to GOES-R and Nowcasting - The CHUVA Project

Luiz A. T. Machado, Rachel Albrech, Wagner F. A. Lima, Renato G. Negri and Enrique Matos

Center for Weather Forecast and Climate Studies-CPTEC, National Institute for Space Research-INPE

T-52

On the Provisional S-NPP Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite Performance

C. Pan (1), X. Wu (2), L. Flynn (2) and F. Weng (2)

(1) ESSIC, (2) NOAA STAR

T-53

Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) Common Ground System (CGS) Multi-Mission Support

Michael Jamilkowski (1), Shawn W. Miller (2), Kerry Grant (2)

Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems, Greenbelt MD (1)Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems, Aurora CO (2)

T-54

Near-Real-Time validation of simulated GOES-R ABI radiances and derived products, using the WRF-Chem model forecast over CONUS for all 16 ABI bands.

MarekRogal (1), Kaba Bah (1), Tom Greenwald (1), Brad Pierce (2), Allen Lenzen (1),Jim Nelson (1), Jason Otkin (1), Todd Schaack (1), Jim Davies (1), Eva Borbas (1), Justin Sieglaff (1) and Hung-Lung Huang (1)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS/ASPB
(2)CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison

T-55

Sensitivity of CRTM coefficients towards quantitative cross-platform consistency analysis in MICROS

XingMing Liang (1),
Yong Chen (1),
Tiejun Chang (2),
Alexander Ignatov (3)

NOAA/NESDIS & CSU/CIRA (1)
NOAA/NESDIS & ERT Inc. (2)
NOAA/NESDIS (3)

T-56

Near-real-time VIIRS Aerosol Imagery over CONUS for Air Quality Monitoring and Forecasting Applications

Hai Zhang(1), ShobhaKondragunta(2), Hongqing Liu(1), PubuCiren(1)

IMSG (1), STAR/NOAA (2)

T-57

GRAFIIR and JAFIIR – Efficient End-to-End Semi-Automated Algorithm Performance Analysis and Implementation Verification Systems

Mathew Gunshor, Hong Zhang, Eva Schiffer, Ray Garcia, and Allen Huang

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison

T-58

VIIRS Imagery: Applications and Outreach at CIRA

Curtis Seaman (1), Don Hillger (2), Steve Miller (1)

CSU/CIRA (1), NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (2)

T-59

Suomi NPP VIIRS Imagery after 1 Year

Don Hillger (1), Tom Kopp (2), Steven Miller (3), Daniel Lindsey (1), Curtis Seaman (3)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR
(2) The Aerospace Corporation
(3) CIRA, Colorado State University

T-60

Ozone Instrument Calibration and EDR Products Validation with STAR  ICVS

Wei Yu (3), Larry Flynn (1), JianguoNiu (2), Eric Beach (3), X. Wu (1),Zhihua Zhang (3), Yan Hao (3), Chunhui Pan (4)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, (2) ERT Inc. for NOAA, (3) IMSG Inc. for NOAA , (4) ESSIC, University of Maryland

T-61

Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership: Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite Product Calibration, Validation and Performance

L. Flynn (1), C. Seftor (2), W. Yu (3), D. Rault ()2, I. Petropavlovskikh (4), G. Jaross (5), J. Niu (3), Z. Zhang (6), C. Long (1), Y. Hao (6), C Pan (7), E. Beach (6), X. Wu (1)

(1) NOAA NCWCP
(2) SSAI (3) ERT (4) NOAA ESRL/CIRES (5) NASA GSFC

(6) IMSG (7) CICSUMD

T-62

A Combined Calibration Method for GOES Imager Visible Channel

Fangfang Yu (1) and Xiangqian Wu (2)

(1) ERT, Inc, (2)NOAA/NESDIS

T-63

Ground-Based Radiation Budget and Aerosol Validation of GOES-R Products Using a NOAA Mobile SURFRAD Station

K. Lantz(1,2), J. Michalsky(1), G. Hodges(1,2), J. Wendell(1), E. Hall(1,2), D. Longnecker(1,2), J. Augustine(1)

(1) NOAA (2) Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado

T-64

The Community Satellite Processing Package (CSPP) for real-time processing of data received by direct broadcast from Suomi NPP, POES, Metop, and FY-3.

Liam Gumley, Allen Huang, Kathleen Strabala, Scott Mindock, Ray Garcia, Geoff Cureton, Graeme Martin, Nadia Smith, and Elisabeth Weisz.

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison

T-65

Near-Real-Time Proxy ABI Products for GOES-R User Readiness

Tom Greenwald(1), Brad Pierce(2), Todd Schaack(1), Jason Otkin(1), Kaba Bah(1), Jim Davies(1), Justin Sieglaff(1), Allen Lenzen(1), Jim Nelson(1), MarekRogal (1), Allen Huang(1)

CIMSS/UW-Madison(1), NOAA/NESDIS(2)

T-66

VIIRS NPP Ocean Color Products at NOAA CoastWatch - A First Look

Kent Hughes(1), HengGu(1,2), Phillip Keegstra(1,3), Yong Sung Kim(1,2), SathyadevRamachandran(1,3), Michael Soracco(1,2), Ronald Vogel(1,2)

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/SOCD (1)
SMRC (2)
SP Systems (3)

T-67

Thinking inside the grid: from multi-instrument satellite data to uniform space-time information

Nadia Smith, Paul Menzel, Elisabeth Weisz, Bryan Baum

CIMSS

T-68

NOAA's Transition to Operations of S-NPP and Multi-satellite Blended Satellite Products

Kevin Berberich (1), Tom Schott (1), Stacy Bunin (2)

(1) NESDIS, (2) Noblis

T-69

Towards improved ACSPO SST imagery

MarouanBouali (1),(2)
Alexander Ignatov (1)

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (1)
CIRA (2)

T-70

A processing and validation system to collocate GOES-R and JPSS products to support combined GEO/LEO product development and validation activities using advanced physical collocation techniques.

Robert Holz, Greg Quinn, Ralph Kuehn, Fred Nagle (1)
Walter Wolf, Haibing Sun (2)

(1) SSEC
(2) NOAA

T-71

Application of DCC targets with GOME-2 observation for vicarious calibration of visible channels of NOAA GOES instruments

HaifengQian(1), Xiangqian Wu(2), Fangfang Yu(3) and Trevor Beck(2)

1: I.M. Systems Group, Inc.
2: NOAA/NESDIS/STAR
3: ERT, Inc.

T-72

Satellite Training Activities: What’s new and what’s being recycled?  VISIT, SHyMet and WMO VLab

Bernadette Connell (1), D. Bikos (1), E. Szoke (1), S. Bachmeier (2), S. Lindstrom (2), A. Mostek (3), M. Davison (4), K. Caesar (5), V. Castro (6), L. Veeck (1)

CIRA (1), CIMSS (2)
NOAA/NWS Training Division (3)
NOAA/NWS/NCEP (4), CIMH (5)
UCR (6)

T-73

Sending Training Videos Through GEONETCast?  What Will They Think of Next!

B. Connell (1), P. Seymour (2), K. Caesar (3), and L. Veeck (1)

CIRA (1)
NESDIS/OSPO/SPSD/DSB (2)
CIMH (3)

T-74

McIDAS-V, visualization and data analysis for Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership

William Straka (1), Tommy Jasimin (1), Thomas Rink (1), Dan Lindsey (2), Don Hillger (2), Steve Miller (3), Thomas Achtor(1)

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Maison (1)
NOAA, RAMMB (2)
CIRA (3)

T-75

Validation of Suomi NPP/VIIRS Operational Aerosol Products through Multi-Sensor Intercomparisions

Jingfeng Huang, I. Laszlo, S. Kondragunta, H. Liu, H. Cronk, H. C. Huang, L. Remer, H. Zhang, P. Ciren, S. Jackson, C. Hsu, A. M. Sayer, M. Oo, R. E. Holz, E. J. Hyer, L. Munchak, R. Levy, S. Mattoo, M. Petrenko, C. Ichoku, R. Kahn, and A. Smirnov

 

T-76

CSPP VIIRS SDR - Acquisition, Production, Verification and Quality Control

Scott Mindock, Geoff Cureton, Ray Garcia, Liam Gumley,  Graeme Martin,  Kathy Strabala

SSEC, CIMSS

T-77

Communicating Satellite Data via NOAA's Science On a Sphere: The EarthNow Project

Patrick Rowley (1), Steven Ackerman (1), Phil Arkin (2), Dan Pisut (3), Rick Kohrs (1), Margaret Mooney (1), Stephanie SchollaertUz (2)

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison (1), CICS-MD/ESSIC/ University of Maryland (2), NOAA (3)

T-78

Coastal Diurnal Warming Study through In-situ and Satellite data

Xiaofang Zhu(1), Peter Minnett(1), J. Hendee(2), C. Manfrino(3) and R. Berkelmans(4),Helen Beggs(5)

University of Miami (1),
NOAA/AOML (2) Central Caribbean Marine Institute(3) Australian Institute of Marine Science (4) Bureau of Meteorology,Australia(5)

T-79

Inter-Comparison of S-NPP/CrIS Radiances with AIRS and IASI toward InfaredHyperspectral Benchmark Measurements

Likun Wang1, Yong Han2, Fuzhong Weng2, and Mitch Goldberg3

(1) CICS/ESSIC/University of Maryland (2) NOAA/NESDIS/

STAR (3) NOAA/JPSS

T-80

Community Satellite Processing Package (CSPP)
Cross-track Infrared Sounder (CrIS) Dual-Regression Retrievals and Applications

Elisabeth Weisz (1), William L. Smith Sr. (1), Nadia Smith (1)

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison (1)

T-81

JPSS CGS Overview and Evolution

Shawn Miller (1), Michael Jamilkowski (1), Kerry Grant (1)

Raytheon Company (1)

T-82

Quantifying the effect of ambient cloud on clear-sky ocean brightness temperatures and SSTs

KorakSaha (1,2), Alexander Ignatov (1), and XingMing Liang (1,2)

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (1), CSU/CIRA (2)

T-83

Image Navigation and Registration For the Next Generation Geostationary Weather Satellites

HouriaMadani (1), Jim Carr (1), Francis Olivier (2)

Carr Astronautics (1)
Thales-Alenia Space (2)

T-84

The Validation of GOES-Li and AIRS Total Precipitable Water Retrievals Using Ground Based Measurements.

Richard J. Dworak(1), Ralph Peterson(1)

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison (1)

T-85

Current and Future Direct Readout Services

Marlin Perkins

NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO/SPSD/DSB

T-86

The role of DSA/CPTEC/INPE in the dissemination of POES/GOES products

Osvaldo Moraes (1) , Nelson Ferreira (1), Daniel Vila (1,2), Luiz A. Machado (1)

Environmental Satellites and Systems Division, Center for Weather Forecasting and Climate Studies, National Space Research Institute (1) CICS/ESSIC/ University of Maryland (2)

T-87

Brazilian Contribution for the GeonetCast System

Nelson Ferreira (1), Daniel Vila (1,2), Luiz A. Machado (1)

Environmental Satellites and Systems Division, Center for Weather Forecasting and Climate Studies, National Space Research Institute (1) ICS/ESSIC/University

 of Maryland (2)

T-88

Ice Water Path (IWP) Retrievals and Life Cycle Stage of Convective Clouds

Ramon Braga (1), Daniel Vila (1,2)

Environmental Satellites and Systems Division, Center for Weather Forecasting and Climate Studies, National Space Research Institute (1) CICS/ESSIC/ University of Maryland (2)

T-89

Radiance-based Validation of VIIRS Land Surface Temperature Product

Zhuo Wang(1, 2), Yunyue Yu(2), Wei Guo(1, 2), Yuling Liu(2, 3), Dan Tarpley(4), Ivan Csiszar(2)

I. M. Systems Group, Inc., Maryland (1) NOAA/NESDIS Center for Satellite Applications and Research, MD (2) CICS, University of Maryland (3) Short and Associates, MD (4)


Poster #

Title

Author(s)

Affiliation(s)

W-1

Satellite User Requirements and Readiness in WMO Region V (South-West Pacific)

Russell Stringer(1), Bryan Hodge(1), Ed Young(2), RirisAdriyanto(3), Kelly Sponberg(4), Paul Seymour(5), Jennifer Lewis(6), Agnes Lane(1)

(1) Australian Bureau of Meteorology (2) NOAA NWS Pacific Region Honolulu (3) Indonesian Agency for Meteorology Climatology and Geophysics (BMKG) (4) UCAR Joint Office of Science Support (5) NOAA NESDIS (6) NOAA NWS International Activities Office

W-2

Exporting VIIRS and MODIS Products for Visualization using Polar2Grid

R.K.Garcia (1), K.I.Strabala (1), D.J.Hoese (1), E.N.Schiffer (1), W.C.Straka III (1)

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison (1)

W-3

JPSS Science Data Processing within the MagicDraw Formalism Facilitates User and Developer Interaction

Laura Ellen Dafoe (1), Jeffrey Hayden (1)

Jeffries Technology Solutions, Inc. (1)

W-4

First year of VIIRS SST in SQUAM: Evaluation and comparison with other satellite SSTs

Prasanjit Dash (1,2), Sasha Ignatov (1), YuryKihai (1,3), John Stroup (1,4),
Xingming Liang (1,2), John Sapper (1), FengXu (1,3)

NOAA (1) CSU/CIRA (2) GST, Inc, (3) STG, Inc, (4)

W-5

Overview of UW-Madison SSEC/CIMSS GOES-R Proving Ground Activities

Wayne F Feltz (1), Tim Schmit (2), Michael Pavolonis (2), Andrew Heidinger (2), Jordan Gerth (1), Scott Bachmeier (1), Kaba Bah (1), Scott Lindstrom (1), Tony Schreiner (1), Christopher Velden (1), Ralph Petersen (1)

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison (1) NOAA/NESDIS ASPB (2)

W-5

GOES-R Cloud and Aerosol Validation during the NSF DC3 field mission

Wayne Feltz, R. Bradley Pierce, Ed Eloranta, K. Sebastian Schmidt, Andrew Heidinger, ShobhaKondragunta, Andi Walther

 

W-6

Construction Technology of Ground Stations Network for Receiving and Processing Data from Polar-Orbital Satellites

Dmitry Fedotkin

SCANEX Research &Development Center

W-7

GOES-R AWG Product Processing System Framework: Current Capibilities and Future Plans

Walter Wolf (1), S. Sampson (2), X. Liu (2), A. Li (2), T. Yu (2), R. Garcia (3), G. Martin (3), W. Straka (3), E. Schiffer (3), and J. Daniels (1)

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (1)
IMSG (2) CIMSS (3)

W-8

Systematic Approach for the Transition of Research to Operations

Scott Zaccheo, Ned Snell, Ted Kennelly, David Hogan, Gary Gustafson

Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc.

W-9

Improving very-short-range Forecasts of the Pre-Convective Environment and Heavy Precipitation Events using operational Satellite Observations

Ralph A. Petersen(1), Robert Aune(2) and William Line(1)

(1) CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison
(2)NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, Advanced Satellite Products Team

W-10

GENERATING REAL-TIME  AND CLIMATE PRODUCTS IN SUPPORT OF SOLAR ENERGY APPLICATIONS

Andrew Heidinger(1), Christine Molling(2),  WillliamStraka III(2), and Michael Foster(2)

NESDIS (1)
UW/CIMSS(2)

W-11

Jason altimetry and NOAA's Sea Level Climate Data Record

Eric Leuliette (1), RemkoScharroo (1,2), John Lillibridge (1), Gary Mitchum (3), Deirdre Byrne (4), Laury Miller (1)

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/Lab. for Satellite Altimetry (1), Altimetrics LLC (2), University of South Florida (3), NOAA/NESDIS/NODC (4)

W-12

CLOUD CLIMATE APPLICATIONS FOR THE AVHRR RECORD

Michael J Foster (1), Andrew Heidinger (2)

CIMSS, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA (1)
NOAA/NESDIS/STAR UW-Madison (2)

W-13

Partnerships in the Use of GOES SST in the CONUS

P. Ted Strub (1), AlexandreKurapov (1), David Foley (2)

(1)CIOSS
(2) NOAA/NESDIS Center for Satellite Applications and Research, CoastWatch West Coast Node

W-14

The Jason Altimetry Missions - NOAA/EUMETSAT Operational Products & Applications

John Lillibridge (1), David Donahue (2), Julia Figa-Saldaña (3), and Olivier Thépaut (3)

(NOAA/NESDIS Center for Satellite Applications and Research, Laboratory for Satellite Altimetry (1), NOAA/NESDIS Office of Satellite and Product Operations, Satellite Products Branch (2), EUMETSAT Technical and Scientific Support Department, Remote Sensing and Products Division (3)

W-15

Satellite Data Collaborations Between NOAA and the University of Wisconsin SSEC Data Center - Past, Present, and Future

Jerrold Robaidek(1), Thomas Achtor(1), Delores Wade(1)

SSEC/UW-Madison

W-16

Toward beter understanding of passive remote sensing of cloud droplet effective radius: A combination of LES model and 3-D radiative transfer model

Zhibo Zhang(1,2,3),  Andrew S. Ackerman(4), Graham Feingold(5), Steven Platnick(3), Robert Pincus(5,6) and HuiwenXue(7)

(1) University of Maryland Baltimore County, (2) Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology, (3) Laboratory for Atmospheres, NASA GSFC (4) NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (5) University of Colorado (6) NOAA/Earth System Research Laboratory (7) Peking University

W-17

The CrIS, IASI and AIRS - A Perspective on Hyper-Spectral Infrared Sounder Retrievals, Validation, and Applications

MurtyDivakarla (1), Chris Barnet (2), M.Wilson (1), E. Maddy (3), A. Gambacorta(1), N. Nalli (1),C. Tan(1), and X. Xiong(1)

IM Systems Group, Inc. (1)
NOAA/STAR (2)
Science and Technology Corporation (3)

W-18

GOES-R Rain Estimation with Combined ABI and GLM Data--Development and Testing of a Technique with TRMM Data

Robert Adler, WeixinXu, Nai-Yu Wang

ESSIC/CICS/University of Mayland

W-19

A Real-time Global Flood Estimation System Using Satellite Rainfall Information and a Hydrological Model

Huan Wu
Robert Adler

ESSIC/CICS
University of Maryland

W-20

Contributing to User Readiness: A View from the COMET Program

Patrick Dills, Wendy Schreiber-Abshire

UCAR/COMET

W-21

VIIRS Atmospheric Products in the Community Satellite Processing Package (CSPP)

Geoff Cureton, Liam Gumley, Scott Mindock, Graeme Martin, Ray Garcia, Kathleen Strabala

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison

W-22

NOAA/NESDIS Operational Satellite Precipitation Products and Service

Limin Zhao(1), Ralph Ferraro(2), Bob Kuligowski(2)

NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO(1)
NOAA/NESDIS/STAR(2)

W-23

The NESDIS Operational Blended TPW Products System

Limin Zhao(1), Stanley Kidder(2), Sheldon Kusselson(1), John Forsythe(2), Andrew Jones(2), Ralph Ferraro(3), Jiang Zhao(4), Clay Davenport(4)

NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO/Satellite Products and Service Division (1)
CSU/CIRA(2)
NOAA/NESDIS/STAR(3)
SGT(4)

W-24

Characterization of Bidirectional Reflectance of the Sonoran Desert using Historical GOES data for Vicarious Calibration of GOES-R ABI Sensor

Wonkook Kim (1,2)
Shunlin Liang (1)
Changyong Cao (2)

University of Maryland (1)
NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (2)

W-25

SNPP/JPSS Data Access Process and Operational Products in Development at NOAA/NESDIS

ShuangQiu (1), Christopher Sisko (2), Antonio Irving (1), JingsiGao (3)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO/SPB.
(2) NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO/MOD
(3) SSAI

W-26

Suomi NPP VIIRS Imagery and the Grounding of the Oil Platform Kulluk in Alaska

Eric Stevens(1), James Nelson(2)

GINA/University of Alaska, (1) National Weather Service, Anchorage Forecast Office (2)

W-27

Combined use of polar imager and sounder measurements for enhanced sounding capability

Eric S. Maddy(1), Chris D. Barnet(2), Haibing Sun(3), Sergio DeSouza-Machado(4)

Science and Technology Corporation (1)
NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (2)
IMSG (3)
JCET/UMBC (4)

W-28

Wildfire duration model for Air Quality Forecast systems

Jong-Jae Lee(1,2), HyunCheolkim(2, 3), CheolHeekim(1), FantineNgan(2,3), Ariel Stein(2,4), Pius Lee

Division of Earth Environmental System, Pusan National University (1) NOAA/Air Resources Laboratory (2) CICS (3)ERT, Inc. Laurel, MD (4)

W-29

Applications Of A Satellite-Based Objective Overshooting Convective Cloud Top Detection Product

Kristopher Bedka (1)
Richard Dworak (2)
Cecilia Fleeger (1)
Wayne Feltz (2)
Larry Carey (3)

(1) Science Systems and Applications, Inc. at NASA Langley Research Center
(2) SSEC/CIMSS, UW-Madison
(3) Earth System Science Center, University of Alabama in Huntsville

W-30

Improving precipitation retrieval using total lightning data: A multi-sensor and multi-platform synergy between GOES-R and GPM

Nai-Yu Wang(1)
KaushikGopalan (1)
Rachel Albrecht(2)

(1)University of Maryland ESSIC
(2) InstitutoNacional de PesquisasEspacias (INPE)

W-31

Surface Skin Temperature from Geostationary Satellite Data

Benjamin Scarino (1), RabindraPalikonda (1), Patrick Minnis (2)

1. Science Systems and Applications, Inc
2. NASA Langley Research Center

W-32

Estimation of Surface Velocity from Geostationary Satellite Multiband Imagery

Wei Chen and Richard P. Mied

U. S. Naval Research Laboratory, Remote Sensing Division

W-33

Coastal Optical Characterization Experiment (COCE) Activities at STAR.

Michael Ondrusek (1)
Eric Stengel (1)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/SOCD, College Park, MD

W-34

Extension of the GOES-R Nighttime Cloud Optical and Microphysical Properties algorithm to other instruments.

Patrick W. Heck (1), Patrick Minnis (2), Gang Hong (3), Robert F. Arduini (3), J. Kirk Ayers (3)

CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison (1), Science Directorate, NASA Langley Research Center (2), Science Systems and Applications, Inc (3)

W-35

Introduction of a New Suite of Fog/Low Stratus Products into NWS Operations

Mike Pavolonis (1), Corey Calvert (2), Chad Gravelle (2), Scott Lindstrom (2)

NESDIS(1), UW-CIMSS(2)

W-36

CERES-consistent cloud and surface temperature CDR using AVHRR data

Patrick Minnis (1), Kris Bedka (2), Qing Trepte (2), Patrick Heck (2), Sarah Bedka (2), Gang Hong (2), Konstantin Khlopenkov (2), Benjamin Scarino (2), Chris Yost (2)

(1) NASA Langley Research Center (2) Science Systems and Applications, Inc., Hampton, VA 23666, U.S.A.

W-37

ENVI Services Engine: Earth and Planetary Image Processing for the Cloud

Thomas Harris (1), Amanda O'Connor (1), Kevin Lausten (1), Bill Okubo (1)

(1) Exelis Visual Information Solutions

W-38

NESDIS Operational Oceanic Heat Content Products (N. Atlantic and Pacific Basins)

Eileen Maturi (1), David Donahue (2), Nick Shay (3), Jodi Brewster (3) , Jerry Guo (2)

NESDIS/STAR (1), NESDIS/OSPO (2), RSMAS,University of Miami (3)

W-39

NOAA Suite of Operational Geostationary and Blended Sea Surface Temperature Products

Eileen Maturi (1), Andy Harris (2), Jonathan Mittaz (2), John Sapper (3), Robert Potash (3), GordanaRancic (3)

NESDIS/STAR (1), CICS,University of Maryland (2), NESDIS/OSPO (3)

W-40

Use of GOES-R Imagery in the Detection Volcanic Ash and the
Production of Aviation Warnings in Alaska

Tom Heinrichs and Eric Stevens

Geographic Information Network of Alaska, University of Alaska,

W-41

Satellite Observations of Mid-upper Tropospheric Methane  using CrIS and its comparison with  AIRS and  IASI

XiaozhenXiong(1,2), Chris Barnet(2),
Antonia Gambacorta(1,2), Eric S. Maddy(3,2),  Thomas.S.King(1,2)

I.M.Systems Group (1)
National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service, NOAA, USA(2)
Science and Technology Corporation, Langley, VA(3)

W-42

Metop-B HIRS instrument On-orbit status and performance

Chengli Qi(1), Changyong Cao(2), Tiejun Chang(2), FuzhongWeng(2)

(1) CMA/NSMC
(2) NOAA/NESDIS

W-43

ATMS Striping Analysis and The Proposed Algorithms

Hu Yang(1), FuzhongWeng(2), XiaoleiZou(3)

1.University of Maryland
2.NOAA/NESDIS/Center for Satellite Applications and Research
3.Florida State University

W-44

A Thematic Climate Data Record (TCDR) of Atmospheric Temperature Derived from Satellite Microwave Sounding Instruments Using 1D-Var

FuzhongWeng(1) , KungHwa Wang(2) and XiaoleiZou(3)

NESDIS(1)
UMD/ESSIC(2)
FSU(3)

W-45

GOES @ 60 West – A Wisconsin Perspective

Timothy J. Schmit (1), Jun Li (2), Jim Nelson (2), Zhenglong Li (2), Gary S. Wade (1), Anthony J.  Schreiner (2), and Mat Gunshor (2)

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/ASPB (1),
CMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison(2)

W-46

NPP/VIIRS Long Term Instrument Monitoring System

Xiuqing (Scott) Hu(1), FuzhongWeng(2), Tiejun Chang(1), Peter Wang(3), Ninghai Sun(3)

(1) Earth Resource Technology, Int., Laurel, MD ,USA.
(2) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, College Park, MD ,USA.
(3) UMD/ESSIC/CICS, College Park, MD, USA.

W-47

Applications of ATMS/AMSU Humidity Sounders for Hurricane Study

XiaoleiZou (1), Qi Shi (1), Zhengkun Qin (2) , FuzhongWeng (3)

Florida State University (1)
Center of Data Assimilation for Research and Application,Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (2)
Center for Satellite Applications and Research,NOAA/NESDIS (3)

W-48

A Downburst Study of the 29-30 June 2012 North American Derecho

Kenneth L. Pryor (1) and Colleen Wilson (2)

NESDIS (1) University of Maryland (2)

W-49

A High-fidelity Proxy Dataset for the Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM)

Monte Bateman

USRA/NASA/MSFC

W-50

A comparison of ground-based lightning networks against satellite-based lightning measurements

Kelsey Thompson (1)
Monte Bateman (2)

(1) The University of Alabama, Huntsville
(2) USRA/NASA/MSFC

W-51

Assessment of S-NPP CrIS Radiometric and Spectral Accuracy using Community Radiative Transfer Model

Yong Chen (1,2), Yong Han (3), and FuzhongWeng (3)

CSU/CIRA (1)
Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation (2)Center for Satellite Applications and Research, NOAA/NESDIS (3).

W-52

Detection of Earth-rotation Doppler Shift from S-NPP Cross-track Infrared Sounder

Yong Chen (1,2), Yong Han (3), and FuzhongWeng (3)

CSU/CIRA (1)
Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation (2) Center for Satellite Applications and Research, NOAA/NESDIS (3).

W-53

GOES-R Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM)

Karen M. Gheno, S. Edgington

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

W-54

Performance validation of candidate operational sounding retrievals from Suomi-NPP

Tony Reale1, Bomin Sun2, Michael Pettey2, Frank Tilley2, Charles Brown2, Nick Nalli2, Antonia Gambacorta2, Dave Tobin3 and Chris Barnet1

(1) NOAA/STAR (2) I.M. Systems Group, Inc. (3) Space Science and Engineering Center, Madison, Wi.

W-55

Relationship between clouds,temperature and humidity in NOAA IASI retrievals

Bomin Sun (1), Tony Reale(2), Eric Maddy(3), Antonia Gambacorta(1), and Chris Barnet(2)

I.M. Systems Group, Inc. (1)
NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (2)
Science and Technology Corp. (3)

W-56

Improve hurricane Sandy forecasts with hyperspectral infrared sounder data

Pei Wang (1), Jun Li (1), Tim Schmit (2), Jinlong Li (1), Zhenglong Li (1), WenguangBai (1)

CIMSS/UW- Madison (1), NOAA/NESDIS/Center for Satellite Applications and Research/Advanced Satellite Products Team (2),

W-57

Efforts for the Readiness of the Operational NPP-CrIS SDR Products: Status Monitoring and Anomaly Handling

Xin Jin (1), Yong Han (2), Denis Tremblay (3), Likun Wang (4)

ERT Inc., (1)NOAA/STAR/

SMCD/SPB (2) Science Data Processing, Inc. (3)
CICS, UM-College Park (4)

W-58

Satellite-Observed Signatures Associated With Moderate to Severe Turbulence Events

Amanda M. Terborg (1), Kristopher Bedka (2), Wayne Feltz (3)

(1) Aviation Weather Center, CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison
(2) Science Systems and Applications, Inc. NASA LaRC(3)CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison

W-59

The Global Impact of 10+ Years of IMAPP Software in Support of Aqua and Terra

Kathleen Strabala(1), Liam Gumley(1), Allen Huang(1), James Davies(1), Elisabeth Weisz(1), Jeff Key(1), Brad Pierce(1) and Lee Cronce(1)

UW-Madison, SSEC/CIMSS

W-60

Atmospheric Motion Vectors Derived via a New Nested Tracking Algorithm Developed for the GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI)

Jaime Daniels (1), Wayne Bresky (2), Steve Wanzong (3), Andrew Bailey (2), Chris Velden (3)

NOAA/NESDIS Center for Satellite Applications and Research (1) IMSGInc (2)
UW-Madison/CIMSS (3)

W-61

Quantifying Power Outages after Severe Storms using the
S-NPP/VIIRS Day Night Band Radiances

Changyong Cao (1), Xi Shao (2), SirishUprety (3)

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (1)
University of Maryland (2)
CIRA/CSU (3)

W-62

Inter-Calibration of NPP-S CrIS with VIIRS

Likun Wang(1), Yong Han(2), Denis Tremblay(3), FuzhongWeng(2), and Mitch Goldberg(4)

(1) ESSIC/University of Maryland,
(2) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR
(3) Science Data Processing Inc., (4) NOAA/JPSS Program Office

W-63

Absolute Calibration of ATMS Upper Level Temperature Sounding Channels Using GPS RO Observations

XiaoleiZou (1), Lin Lin (2), FuzhongWeng (3)

Center of Data Assimilation for Research and Application, Nanjing University of Information and Science & Technology,
Florida State University (1)
Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation, Earth Resources Technology, Inc. (2) NOAA/NESDIS (3)

W-64

Real-time Access to Weather Satellite Data and Products on Mobile Devices

David Santek, Dave Parker, Russ Dengel, Sam Batzli, Nick Bearson

Space Science & Engineering Center UW-Madison

W-65

Upscaling of in situ Land Surface Temperature for Satellite Validation

Robert C. Hale (1), Yunyue Yu (2), Dan Tarpley (3)

CIRA/CSU (1), NOAA/NESDIS Center for Satellite Applications and Research (2), Short and Associates, Inc. (3)

W-66

Angular Anisotropy of Satellite Observed Land Surface Temperature

Konstantin Y. Vinnikov (1), Yunyue Yu (2), Mitchell D. Goldberg (3), Dan Tarpley (4), Peter Romanov (5), Istvan Laszlo (2), and Ming Chen (6)

(1) University of Maryland
(2)NESDIS/NOAA STAR (3)JPSS/NESDIS/NOAA
(4) Short and Associates at NESDIS/NOAA (5) CREST, CUNY-NOAA Coop. Rem. Sens. Sci. & Tech. Center, (6) IMSG at NESDIS/NOAA

W-67

GEONETCast and GEONETCast Americas

Paul Seymour

NOAA/NESDIS

W-68

Arctic and Antarctic Satellite Composites: Construction and Applications

Matthew A. Lazzara (1,2), David A. Santek (2), Richard A. Kohrs (2), Brett T. Hoover (2), and David E. Mikolajczyk (1)

(1) Antarctic Meteorological Research CenterSpace Science and Engineering Center UW-Madison (2) CIMSS/SSEC/UW-Madison

W-69

McIDAS-V: A powerful visualization and data analysis tool for geostationary environmental satellites

David Santek, Thomas Achtor, Thomas Rink, William Straka, JoleenFeltz, Becky Schaffer

Space Science and Engineering Center
University of Wisconsin-Madison

W-70

Continuity of VIIRS/MODIS Radiometric Measurements: Simultaneous Nadir Overpass Comparisons for Reflective Solar Bands

SlawomirBlonski (1), Changyong Cao (2), SirishUprety (3), and Xi Shao (1)

University of Maryland ESSIC/CICS (1)
NOAA NESDIS STAR (2)
Colorado State University CIRA (3)

W-71

Validation of Environmental Data Records (EDRs) from the Cross-track Infrared Microwave Sounder Suite (CrIMSS)

N. R. Nalli (1), C. D. Barnet (1), T. Reale (1), D. Tobin (2), M. Divakarla (1), M. Wilson (1), C. Tan (1), X. Xiong (1), A. Gambacorta (1), E. Maddy (1), L. Borg (2), E. Joseph (3), V. Morris (3), T. King (1), X. Liu (4), S. Kizer (4), D. Gu (5), D. Hagan (5)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS Center for Satellite Applications and Research (2) CIMSS/UW-Madison (3) NCAS, Howard University (4) NASA LaRC(5) Northup Grumman Aerospace Systems

W-71

Dedicated Radiosonde Campaign for Validation of Environmental Data Records (EDRs) from the Suomi NPP Cross-track Infrared Microwave Sounder Suite (CrIMSS)

N. R. Nalli (1), C. D. Barnet (1), D. Tobin (2), L. Borg (2), E. Joseph (3), V. R. Morris (3), D. Wolfe (4), M. Oyola (3), T. Reale (1), A. Gambacorta (1), E. S. Maddy (1), M. Wilson (1), C. Tan (1), X. Xiong (1), T. King (1), M. Divakarla (1)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS Center for Satellite Applications and Research (2) CIMSS/UW-Madison (3) NCAS, Howard University (4) NOAA/ESRL,

W-72

Mesoscale assimilation of AIRS and other satellite data in the Rapid Refresh system:  strategies and impacts

Haidao Lin (1), Steve Weygandt (2), Tim Schmit (3)

(1) CIRA, (2) NOAA-ESRL/GSD, (3) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR

W-73

Current capabilities for identifying turbulence from real-time satellite imagery

Anthony Wimmers
Wayne Feltz
Sarah Monette

CIMSS/UW-Madison

W-74

Monitoring Quality of VIIRS Vegetation Index (VI) EDR Retrievals With MODIS and AVHRR VI Data Using a Web-based Tool

NikolayShabanov, Marco Vargas

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/SMCD

W-75

Radiometric Comparison between Suomi NPP VIIRS and AQUA MODIS using Extended Simultaneous Nadir Overpass in the Low Latitudes

SirishUprety (1), Changyong Cao (2), SlawomirBlonski (3), Xi Shao (3)

(1) CIRA, (2) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, (3) University of Maryland

W-76

High Rate Information Transmission

AndEmergency Managers Weather Information Network

(HRIT/EMWIN)

Paul Seymour (1),

Rob Wagner and Santos Rodriguez (2)

(1) NOAA Re-broadcast Program Manager, (2)

EMWIN Program Managers

W-77

Design and Implementation of a Next-Generation Ground System for Jason/OSTM Mission

AbhishekAgarwal (1), ShahramTehranian (1), SubirVasanth (1), Ye Men (1), InderjeetSaggu (1), Mark Sears (1), Desmond Smith (1), Angelo Wade (2)

(1) Avaya Government Solution, (2) NOAA/NESDIS/OSD/GSD

W-78

Sustaining Ground System Operations for GOES-NOP Mission with GOES Enterprise Managed System (GEMS)

ShahramTehranian (1), AbhishekAgarwal (1), SubirVasanth (1), Keith McKenzie (2)

(1) Avaya Government Solution, (2) NOAA/NESDIS/OSD

W-79

Collaboration with NASA SPoRT: Supporting the Transition of New Satellite Products into NWS Operational Forecasting and Decision Support Services

Brian Guyer and Deirdre Kann

NWS Albuquerque

W-80

Training in the NOAA Satellite Proving Ground – Getting Users Ready for Rapid Changes

LeRoySpayd (1), Anthony Mostek (1), Brian Motta (1), James Gurka (2), Mark DeMaria (2), Tim Schmit (2)

(1) NOAA/NWS/OCWWS/Training Division, (2) NOAA Satellite and Information Service

W-81

Validation and Improvement of the GOES-R Rainfall Rate Algorithm

Robert J. Kuligowski and Yaping Li

NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, Camp Springs, MD

W-82

SPoRT Participation in the GOES-R and JPSS Proving Grounds

Gary Jedlovec (1), Kevin Fuell (2), Matthew Smith (3)

(1) NASA/MSFC/Earth Science Office, (2) Earth System Science Center UAHuntsville, (3) Information Technology Science Center UAHuntsville

W-83

GOES-R Communication Subsystem

H. Silverman and T. Milbourne

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

W-84

On-orbit Testing of MetOp-B AVHRR

Tiejun Chang (1,2), Xingqian Wu (1), FuzhongWeng (1), Wei Guo (1,3), Felix Kogan (1), Xingming Liang (1,4), Alexander Ignatov (1)

(1) NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, (2) ERT, Inc., (3) I.M. Systems Group, (4) CIRA

W-85

Operational Ozone Products Available from NOAA/NESDIS

VaishaliKapoor

NOAA/NESDIS

W-86

NOAA/NESDIS Sounding Systems Data Products and Services

Awdhesh Sharma

NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO/SPSD/

SPB

W-87

A Dynamic Enhancement Background Reduction Algorithm (DEBRA) Applicable to GOES-R ABI

Steven D. Miller

CSU/CIRA

W-88

Developing a compositing algorithm for retrieval of green vegetation fraction from the Suomi NPP satellite

Zhangyan Jiang, JunchangJu, Marco Vargas, Ivan Csiszar

NOAA/NESDIS /STAR

W-89

Validation of Suomi NPP/VIIRS Operational Aerosol Products through Multi-Sensor Intercomparisions

Jingfeng Huang, I. Laszlo, S. Kondragunta, H. Liu, H. Cronk, H. C. Huang, L. Remer, H. Zhang, P. Ciren, S. Jackson, C. Hsu, A. M. Sayer, M. Oo, R. E. Holz, E. J. Hyer, L. Munchak, R. Levy, S. Mattoo, M. Petrenko, C. Ichoku, R. Kahn, and A. Smirnov