Marine Meteorology and Atmospheric Effects Annual Reports FY15

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Marine Meteorology and Atmospheric Effects reports are grouped in the following categories below:

  1. Marine Meteorology
  2. ESPC - Extended Range Predictability, Coupled DA
Authors Annual Reports
Marine Meteorology
Bruce Albrecht Entrainment and Aerosol-Cloud-Precipitation Interactions in Marine Boundary Layer Clouds
Edgar L Andreas, Larry Mahrt Predicting the Turbulent Air-Sea Surface Fluxes, Including Spray Effects, from Weak to Strong Winds
Richard L. Bankert Tropical Cyclone Structure and Intensity
Michael M. Bell Thermodynamic Constraints on Tropical Cyclone Intensity and Structure
Riccardo Bevilacqua Measuring Spatio-Temporal Variations in Upper Atmosphere via Drag Controlled Nano Satellites and RAMS (RAM-Sensor)
William R. Boos, Carolyn A. Reynolds Assessing Land Surface Albedo Bias in Models of Tropical Climate
James A. Brey The Maury Project
Anthony Bucholtz Analysis of Aircraft Solar and Infrared Irradiance Measurements During UPPEF to Validate Radiative Transfer Schemes Employed in Model Simulations
Oliver Buhler, Esteban G. Tabak From Ocean to Ionosphere: Gravity Waves in a Complex Atmosphere
Steven Cavallo, William Skamarock Multi-scale Predictability with a New Coupled Non-hydrostatic Global Model over the Arctic
Sue Chen, Jerome Schmidt, James Cummings Impact of AXBT Target Observation to Tropical Cyclone Structure and Intensity Change
James Doyle, Jon Moskaitis, Alex Reineke, Yi Jin Improvement of High-Resolution Tropical Cyclone Forecasts Using COAMPS-TC
Dale R. Durran Characterization of Mesoscale Predictbility and Downscale Error Propagation and Mesoscale Predictability
Stephen D. Eckermann New Approaches to the Parameterization of Gravity-Wave and Flow-Blocking Drag due to Unresolved Mesoscale Orography Guided by Mesoscale Model Predictability Research
Stephen D. Eckermann Capturing the Stratosphere's Influence on Seasonal and Intraseasonal Predictability in a State-of-the-Art Navy Global Environmental Model (NAVGEM)
Russell L Elsberry Tropical Cyclone Intensity and Structure Changes due to Upper-Level Outflow and Environmental Interactions
David C. Fritts, Joseph Huba, Brian Laughman Modeling the Influences of Acoustic-Gravity Waves Due to Seismic Events and Atmospheric Sources on the Low- to Mid-Latitude Ionosphere
Sasa Gabersek, Alex Reinecke, James Doyle, Dale Durran Development of the Navy’s Next-Generation Nonhydrostatic Modeling System
Isaac Ginis Supper-parameterization of Boundary Layer Roll Vortices in Tropical Cyclone Models
Francis X. Giraldo Scalable Nonhydrostatic Unified Models of the Atmosphere with Moisture
Neil Gordon, Ted Rogers, Ana Ascencio, Tracy Haack, Allen Zhao Refractivity Data Fusion
Tracy Haack, Katherine Horgan Operationally Relevant 4D Refractivity
Lee Harrison Hurricane Research with ONR-Supported Drop-Sondes in HS-3, OUTFLOW, and Other Studies
Teddy Holt, James Doyle, Tracy Haack, Dan Tyndall, David Flagg Improved EM Tactical Applications Through UAS-enhanced High-resolution Mesoscale Data Assimilation and Modeling
J.D. Huba, D. Drob, J. Krall Ocean Battlespace Sensing (OBS) S&T Department Annual Report
Yi Jin, Hao Jin, James Doyle COAMPS User Support
Yefim L. Kogan Parameterization of Cumulus Convective Cloud Systems in Mesoscale Forecast Models
Tim Li, Shian-Jiann Lin, Melinda Peng Toward Seamless Weather-Climate Prediction with a Global Cloud Resolving Model
Philippe Lognonné Tsunami Warning and Ionosphere Seismic Tomography (TWIST) (Using and Understanding Ionospheric Driver from below with Telluric Sources)
Sharanya J. Majumdar, James D. Doyle, Christopher S. Velden, Brett T. Hoover Environmental Sensitivity of Tropical Cyclone Outflow
Jonathan J. Makela Observation and Modeling of Tsunami-Generated Gravity Waves in the Earth's Upper Atmosphere
Brian Mapes, Benjamin Kirtman Understanding Predictability and Model Errors through Light, Portable Pseudo-Assimilation and Experimental Prediction Techniques
Caren Marzban, Scott A. Sandgathe, David W. Jones Verification-Based Model Tuning - Part II
Justin McLay, James Hansen RTP SHIP Inclusion of Environmental Uncertainty for Automated Ship-Routing Guidance
David B. Mechem Improving Mesoscale Prediction of Cloud Regime Transitions in LES and NRL COAMPS
Michael Mendillo Dual-Hemisphere Investigations of Ionospheric Irregularities that Disrupt Radio Communications and Navigation
John Molinari Outflow Layer Dynamics and Thermodynamics and Tropical Cyclone Intensity Change
Richard B. Neale, Mitch W. Moncrieff, Joseph J. Tribbia The Potential for Predictability in the North Pacific Due to Tropical Circulation Skill and Tropical-Extratropical Interactions in the Community Earth System Model (CESM)
Steven P. Powell, Mark L. Psiaki, Paul M. Kintner Studies of Ionospheric Irregularities: Origins and Effects
Zhaoxia Pu Understanding Impacts of Outflow on Tropical Cyclone Formation and Rapid Intensity and Structure Changes with Data Assimilation and High-Resolution Numerical Simulations
Jeffrey S. Reid Use of Ensemble Datasets to Develop Best Practices for the Forecasting of Aerosol Impacts on Electro-Optical Propagation: What Makes a Good Aerosol Model?
Carolyn Reynolds, James Doyle, Xiaodong Hong Impact of Resolution on Extended-Range Multi-Scale Simulations
James Ridout, Melinda Peng, Maria Flatau Physics Parameterization for Seasonal Prediction
Elizabeth A. Ritchie, J. Scott Tyo Using Satellite-Based Remotely-Sensed Data to Determine Tropical Cyclone Size and Structure Characteristics
Elizabeth R. Sanabia, Bradford S. Barrett From Ocean to Outflow: Understanding Tropical Cyclone Circulations and Intensification
Robert W. Schunk, Vincent Eccles, Larry C. Gardner, Lie Zhu Scientific Studies of the High-Latitude Ionosphere with the Ionosphere Dynamics and Electrodynamics - Data Assimilation (IDED-DA) Model
John H. Seinfeld Influence of Organic-Containing Aerosols on Marine Boundary Layer Processes
Stefan Llewellyn Smith, James Rottman, Jean-Bernard Minster Real-Time Assimilation of Ionospheric Data for Tsunami Prediction
David Straus, J. Shukla Predictability of the North Atlantic Oscillation on Intraseasonal Time Scales
Istvan Szunyogh Coupled Global-Regional Data Assimilation Using Joint States
Joao Teixeira Unified Cloud and Mixing Parameterizations of the Marine Boundary Layer: EDMF and PDF-based Cloud Approaches
Sharon L. Vadas Observation and Modeling of Tsunami-Generated Gravity Waves in the Earth's Upper Atmosphere
Christopher Velden, Brett Hoover Importance of the Coupling of Tropical Cyclone Outflow Vents with the Environment: Observational and Model Sensitivity Studies
Duane Waliser, Xianan Jiang Leveraging the MJO for Predicting Envelopes of Tropical Wave and Synoptic Activity at Multi-Week Lead Times
Xuguang Wang, Lance Leslie Understanding the Impact of Outflow on Hurricane Intensification through Ensemble-Based Data Assimilation and Ensemble Simulation with Multiple Models
Zhuo Wang, Melinda S. Peng Toward Better Intraseasonal and Seasonal Prediction: Verification and Evaluation of the NAVGEM Model Forecasts
Douglas L. Westphal, James R. Campbell, Anthony Bucholtz, B. John Cook, Paul A. Frederickson Environmental Inputs to Electro-Optical Performance Surfaces
Douglas L. Westphal, James R. Campbell, Benjamin C. Ruston, Annette L. Walker Aerosol Impact on Infrared METOC Data Assimilation
Qin Xu Research and Development of Advanced Radar Data Quality Control and Assimilation for Nowcasting and Forecasting Severe Storms
Nikolay Zabotin, Oleg A. Godin, Terence W. Bullett Tracing Acoustic-Gravity Waves from the Ocean into the Ionosphere through Windows of Transparency in the Air-Sea Interface
Jianglong Zhang Improving Aerosol and Visibility Forecasting Capabilities Using Current and Future Generations of Satellite Observations
Allen Zhao Ensemble Assimilation of Nonconventional Observations for Nowcasting

ESPC - Extended Range Predictability, Coupled DA
Craig H. Bishop Data Assimilation for the Coupled ESPC Model
James Doyle, Alex Reinecke, Kevin Viner, Sasa Gabersek A Next Generation Atmospheric Prediction System for the Navy
James D. Doyle National ESPC Committee Support
Maria Flatau ESPC Integrated Skill Diagnostics
Justin McLay, Clark Rowley ESPC WU-3 Coupled Global Ensemble Design
E. Joseph Metzger, Benjamin C. Ruston ESPC-2 Operational Implementation and Validation of the Coupled System
Melinda S. Peng, Cecelia Deluca, James Campbell ESPC Common Model Architecture Earth System Modeling Framework (ESMF) Software and Application Development
Carolyn Reynolds ESPC Analysis of Interagency Extended-Range Ensemble Prediction
Carolyn A. Reynolds, James G. Richman ESPC Coupled Global Prediction System
Shouping Wang Regional Arctic Prediction System
Timothy R. Whitcomb ESPC Computational Efficiency of Earth System Models

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