Seven ERT Staff to Present, Chair Sessions at the 96th AMS Annual Meeting

ERT is pleased to announce that seven of its scientific personnel have authored papers/posters and are presenting them at this week’s American Meteorological Society (AMS) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. In addition, Ken Carey, ERT’s Vice President, Science and Engineering Business Units, will serve as a session chair/co-chair for multiple sessions.

Presentation/poster topics and authors include:

  • STAR Integrated Cal/Val System for the NOAA Satellite Common Ground SystemKenneth Carey
  • Exploring Tools for Quantifying and Ameliorating Meteorological Drought DeficitsMichael Kruk
  • On the Application of Microwave Satellite Data to Assess Changes in Storminess over the Pacific OceanMichael Kruk
  • JPSS-1 CrIS Measurement Noise Covariance Characterization at Full Spectral ResolutionDenis Tremblay
  • Development of Operational Unstructured Model Storm Surge Guidance: Demonstration of Skill for KatrinaSergey Vinogradov
  • Suomi NPP/J1 VIIRS SDR Performance Highlights and cal/val UpdateWenhui Wang
  • Near-Real Time Processing of S-NPP CrIS Full Spectral Resolution SDR Data at NOAA/STARXiaozhen Xiong
  • Suomi NPP OMPS Radiometric Calibration Sensitivity Evaluation on OMPS SDR and EDR –  Jian Zeng

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