AMS 89th Annual Meeting 2009


Session 1A Year of Tropical Convection

Chairs: Duane E. Waliser, JPL, Pasadena, CA; Mitch Moncrieff, NCAR, Boulder, CO

1A.1 Year of Tropical Convection (YOTC): A Joint WWRP and WCRP Activity to Address the Challenges of Multi-Scale Organized Convection - Duane Edward Waliser, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and M. W. Moncrieff [Abstract]

1A.2 Convective organization and the Year of Tropical Convection (YoTC) - Mitchell W. Moncrieff, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and D. Waliser [Abstract]

1A.3 The role of continental-scale landmass in monsoons—A GCM investigation - Winston Chao, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD [Abstract]

1A.4 Mesoscale organization of equatorial waves- George Kiladis, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Boulder, CO; and S. N. Tulich [Abstract]

1A.5 On the low-level moisture preconditioning of the Madden-Julian Oscillation - Baijun Tian, UCniv. of California, Pasadena, CA; and D. E. Waliser, X. Xie, W. T. Liu, and E. J. Fetzer [Abstract]

Session 2

2.1 Lesson Learned from T-PARC 2008 over the western Pacific - Tetsuo Nakazawa, MRI, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan [Abstract]

2.2 Interaction of Convection and SST in the Formation and Disappearance of Double ITCZs in the NCAR CCSM3 - Guang J. Zhang, SIO/Univ. of California, La Jolla, CA; and X. Song [Abstract]

2.3 Extended-Range Predictions of Madden-Julian Oscillations with the Goddard Multi-scale Modeling System - Bo-Wen Shen, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and W. K. Tao, J. D. Chern, C. Peters-Lidard, and J. L. Li [Abstract]

2.4 On the importance of macrophysics and microphysics for precipitation in warm clouds - satellite observations and simple continuous collection modeling results - Terence L. Kubar, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and R. Wood and D. L. Hartmann [Abstract]

Poster Session 1

Chair: Duane E. Waliser, JPL, Pasadena, CA

P1.1 A comparison of the representation of cumulus convection in a global hydrostatic model and a limited-area non-hydrostatic model - Kengo Miyamoto, AESTO/JMA, Tokyo, Japan; and S. Kanada and M. Sugi [Abstract]

P1.2 Activities on the Field Experiments of Precipitation System around the East China Sea from 2006 to 2008 extended abstract - Dong-In Lee, Pukyong National University, Pusan, South Korea; and M. Jang, G. J. Seo, D. S. Kim, M. Kang, S. M. Jang, M. Kim, H. Uyeda, K. Tsuboki, M. Oue, and C. You [Abstract]

P1.3 Resolution dependency of tropical convection in Goddard Cumulus Ensemble model - Ildae Choi, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea; and W. K. Tao and I. S. Kang [Abstract]