2009

 

Date

Speaker (Affiliation)

Title

01/01/2009

Happy New Year!

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01/06/2009

Heather Knutson (Harvard University)

Characterizing the Atmospheres of Extrasolar Planets

01/09/2009

Shu-Chih Yang (Taiwan)

Applications of coupled bred vectors to ocean data assimilation and its impact on seasonal-to-interannual forecasting

01/13/2009

Lijun Liu (Caltech)

Adjoint method in mantle convection: reconstructing Farallon subduction back to the Late Cretaeous

01/20/2009

Xin Jin (UCLA)

Enhanced N2O emission: an unintended consequences of iron fertilization as a tool to mitigate global warming.

01/27/2009

Hui Su (JPL)

Linking Cloud Structure and Cloud Radiative Forcing with Large-Scale Regimes

02/03/2009

Stephen Leroy (Harvard)

Scalar Prediction in Climate Using Data and Model

02/10/2009

Jin-Yi Yu (UC Irvine)

Contrasting Central-Pacific and Eastern-Pacific Types of ENSO

02/17/2009

Thomas Widemann (l'Observatoire de Paris at Meudon)

Upper limits for Titania's atmosphere and for a large TNO's atmosphere from ground-based stellar occultations

02/24/2009

Alan Robock (Rutgers University)

Climatic Consequences of Nuclear Conflict

03/03/2009

Javier Martin-Torres (JPL)

Characterization of Solar System and Extrasolar Planetary Spectra

03/10/2009

Robert W. Carlson (JPL)

Venus's ultraviolet absorber: Some plausible candidates

03/17/2009

Phil Arkin (University of Maryland)

What do we know about the global hydrological cycle and how it might change?

03/24/2009

Chi O. Ao (JPL)

Planetary boundary layer height determination from GPS radio occultation measurements

03/31/2009

Cancelled

Cancelled

04/07/2009

Yuhe T. Song (JPL)

Altimeter-Driven Non_Boussinesq Ocean Modeling and Applications

04/14/2009

Yuan-Pern Lee (National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan)

Studying Reaction Intermediates using Time-resolved Fourier-transform Infrared Spectroscopy and p-H2 Matrix Isolation Technique

04/21/2009

Javier Martin-Torres (JPL)

Non-LTE Radiative Transfer in Planetary Atmospheres

04/28/2009

Yuan Lian (University of Arizona, LPL)

Numerical simulations of atmospheric dynamics on the giant planets

05/05/2009

Glenn Orton (JPL)

Problems and Solutions in the Analysis of Spitzer IRS Observations of Uranus: Results for Temperature Structure and Composition

05/12/2009

Run-lie Shia and King-Fai Li (Caltech)

Group Discussion

05/19/2009

Yunsoo Choi (JPL)

Lightning and anthropogenic NOx sources over the United States and the western North Atlantic Ocean: Impact on OLR and radiative forcing

05/26/2009

Jae N. Lee (JPL)

The influence of solar forcing on tropical circulation

06/02/2009

Jay M. Pasachoff (Williams College and Caltech)

Transits of Venus and Mercury

06/09/2009

Douglas Yung (Caltech)

Cancelled

06/16/2009

Christopher Parkinson (University of Michigan)

Night OH Airglow on Venus and Hot Ion Precipitation on Mars: A comparative planetology perspective

06/23/2009

Jonas Zmuidzinas (Caltech)

New opportunities for far-infrared earth observations from space

06/30/2009

Parthasarathy Mukhopadhyay (Caltech)

Monsoon precipitation climatology and systematic biases:Impact of convective parameterization

07/07/2009

Susan Kulawik (JPL)

TES characterization for carbon cycle science

07/14/2009

Cancelled

Cancelled

07/21/2009

Jian-Bo Gao (PMB Intelligence)

Multiscale modeling of geophysical processes

07/28/2009

Wanwan Yang (Caltech)

Fast Viability Assessment of Clostridium Spores-Survival in Extreme Environments

08/04/2009

Geoffrey Toon (JPL)

Cancelled

08/11/2009

Feiqin Xie (JPL)

Atmospheric diurnal cycle observed with GPS radio occultation soundings

08/18/2009

Hartmut Boesch (University of Leicester)

Preliminary results for CO2 and CH4 retrieval from GOSAT

08/25/2009

Geoffrey Toon (JPL)

Retrieving atmospheric composition from absorption spectra

09/01/2009

Brian Connor (National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research)

Development of Vertical Profile Retrieval from TCCON Near IR Spectra: A Progress Report

09/08/2009

Amanda Hendrix (JPL)

The Ultraviolet Reflectance of Enceladus and Saturn's other icy Moons: Implications for Surface Composition

09/15/2009

Hengchun Ye (California State University)

Atmospheric Water Vapor and its Connections to Major Atmospheric Circulation Patterns over the Arctic

09/22/2009

Takeshi Kuroda (Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research)

Modeling studies of the atmospheric dynamics on Mars: various kinds of eddies and their forcing effects

09/29/2009

Part 1: Frank Mills (Australian National University) Part 2: King-Fai Li (Caltech)

Part1: OH and O2 airglow emissions on Venus Part2: Is there a 27-day solar cycle signal in MLS temperature data?

10/06/2009

Cancelled Due to DPS meeting

Cancelled

10/13/2009

Cancelled

Cancelled

10/20/2009

Cancelled

Cancelled

10/27/2009

Cancelled

TBD

11/03/2009

Terry Kubar (JPL)

A Better Understanding of the Boundary Layer and Cloud Structure and Dynamic and Stability Controls on Cloud Cover in the Tropics and Subtropics Using A-Train Satellite Data and ECMWF Dynamical and Cloud Fields

11/10/2009

David Long (Caltech)

Ultra-sensitive Laboratory Measurments of the Oxygen A-band and Their Implications for Remote Sensing

11/17/2009

Kunio Sayanagi (Caltech)

Meandering Geophysical Jets in Atmospheres and Oceans

11/24/2009

Run-Lie Shia (Caltech)

Greenhouse Gases: A Misleading Concept

12/01/2009

Zhijin Li (JPL)

Data Assimilation in Oceanography and Meteorology: History, Algorithms and Applications

12/15/2009

Cancelled

More talks in the AGU fall meeting!

12/22/2009

Igor Yanovsky (JPL)

Variational methods for AIRS and MLS profiles reconstruction and merging

12/29/2009

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