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JCSDA 6th Workshop on Satellite Data Assimilation
June 10-11th, 2008
Holiday Inn BWI Airport Conference Center, Linthicum, MD

Session 2: Advanced Instruments
Co-Chairs: Chris Barnet and John Zeptocny

Tuesday, June 10

10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Observation Impact and Satellite Channel Selection (PDF, 1MB)
– R. Langland, NRL
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Initial IASI Radiance Assimilation Experiments in the NCEP Global Data Assimilation System (PDF, 1.5MB)
– James Jung, CIMSS
11:30 - 12:00 p.m. GPS Radio Occultation Data Assimilation: Progress Report (PDF, 203KB)
– L. Cucurull, UCAR
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 - 2:00 p.m. A Two- Season Impact Study of ASCAT Surface Wind Retrievals in the NCEP Global Data Assimilation System (PDF, 2.8MB)
– Li Bi, University of Wisconsin
2:00 - 2:30 p.m. Evaluating the NCEP Global Forecast System Cloud Vertical Structure against MODIS, CloudSat/Calipso Retrievals (PDF, 3MB)
– Z. Li, University of Maryland
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Thinning WindSat Data Using Support Vector Regression (PDF, 700KB)
– M. Richman and L. Leslie, University of Oklahoma
3:00 - 3:20 p.m. Coffee Break
3:20 - 3:50 p.m. JCSDA Unified PreProcessor for SSMIS (PDF, 3.4MB)
– Steve Swadley/Nancy Baker, NRL
3:50 - 4:20 p.m. An Effort toward Assimilation of F16 SSMIS
of UPP Data in NCEP Global Forecast System
(PDF, 4MB)
– Banghua Yan, STAR
4:20 - 4:50 p.m. AIRS, IASI and CrIS Advanced Processing for Data Assimilation (PDF, 4.5MB)
– Chris Barnet, STAR
4:50 - 5:20 p.m. MODIS Wind impacts – Igor Apel and Lars Peter Riishojgaard, JCSDA

Wednesday, June 11

Session 2

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