RELEASE NO. 02-004
NASA Langley 2002 American Meteorological Society Tip
Scientists from NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va.,
will report on new atmospheric science research at the annual
American Meteorological Society (AMS) meeting in Orlando, Fl., Jan.
13-17, 2002. Details of scheduled papers and poster sessions
A first look at observations of the Earths energy budget
from the Clouds and the Earths Radiant Energy System (CERES)
instruments on the Terra satellite that show intraseasonal
variations in the Tropics is presented by Takmeng Wong.
Monday, Jan. 14, at 4 p.m. 16th Conference on
Probability and Statistics, Session 2
A better approach to obtaining the most accurate geographic
information from a new CERES Terra data product at the NASA Langley
Atmospheric Sciences Data Center is presented by John Olson.
Monday, Jan. 14, at 4:30 p.m. 18th International
Conference, Session 2
A new method of analyzing Earth Observing System satellite data
to improve the simulation of cloud processes in global climate
models is presented by Kuan-Man Xu.
Tuesday, Jan. 15, at 5 p.m.-- 13th Symposium, Session
CERES measurements from the Tropical Rainfall Measurement
Mission satellite that tests a new global climate cooling
hypothesis and disproves the theorys fundamental assumptions
is presented by Bing Lin.
Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 1:45 p.m. 13th Symposium,
An overview of a web-based data set, called the Surface
Meteorology and Solar Energy Project, for the renewable energy
community is presented by Roberta DiPasquale.
Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 4:45 p.m. Third Symposium,
A summary of CERES data products used to study climate change is
presented by Susan Sorlie.
Tuesday, Jan. 15, at 3:30 p.m. 13th Symposium, Session
An overview of two applications that can create 3-D graphics and
plot geographical information on world maps using Earth science
data is presented by Nichole Silvers.
Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 1:30 p.m. 18th International
Conference, Session P1
New information about rainfall patterns in Virginia over the
last 100 years is presented by T. Dale Bess.
Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 3 p.m. 16th Conference on
Probability and Statistics, Session JP1
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