National Centers for Environmental Prediction
Environmental Modeling Center (EMC) Seminar


The NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction (NCWCP)


5830 University Research Court College Park, MD 20740
The Conference center is located on the right of the main entrance. Rm2155 is located in 2F.

Posters for seminars are posted at
http://www.emc.ncep.noaa.gov/seminars/poster/{Last Name}.seminar.poster.jpg
Poster for the next seminar


Information about telecom and Gotomeeting are sent by E-mail. If you like to be in the E-mail list, please contact Michiko.Masutani@noaa.gov (301)683-3628

EMC seminars are posted from EMC facebook page: http://bit.ly/EMC_facebook

OneNOAA Science Seminars
The most complete science seminars across NOAA from 35 NOAA offices across the nation. For questions about the OneNOAA Science Seminars please contact Tracy Gill (tracy.gill@noaa.gov) .

December 2014
Thursday 9, noon
Rm2155
Andy Brown
UK Met Office
Unified Model development: strategy, progress and plans
ppt Presentation
Contact: Hendrik Tolman
January 2015
Tuesday 20, noon
Rm2155
Brian Squitieri
Iowa State Univeristy
Relationship between the forecast skills of the Great Plains low-level jet and mesoscale convective systems in 4 km WRF runs
ppt Presentation
Abstract
Contact: Geoff Dimego
Tuesday 27, noon
Rm2155
Fedor Mesinger
UMD/ESSIC
Eta vs sigma: Placement of storms, Gallus-Klemp test, and 250 hPa wind skill compared to ECMWF in ensemble experiments
pdf Presentation
Abstract

Contact: Michiko Masutani
February 2015
Tuesday 10, noon
Rm2155
Ben Green and Fuqing Zhang
Penn State University
Impact of air-sea flux and boundary layer parameterizations on the intensity and structure of tropical cyclones

Contact: Vijay Tallapragada
March 2015
Tuesday 10,10:30am
Rm2155
B. Balachandran, Christopher Chabalko, Eugenia Kalnay
UMD College Park
Understanding Rogue Waves: GPU Computing and Bred Vector Analysis ppt Presentation
Tared file with movie
Abstract
Contact Arun Chawla arun.chawla@noaa.gov
Tuesday 10, noon
Rm2155
Jason Otkin
Univ.of Wisconsin, SSEC
Ensemble data assimilation and model validation studies using cloud and water vapor sensitive infrared brightness temperatures
ppt Presentation
Abstract
Contact:Geoff DiMego
Tuesday 17, noon
Rm2155
Eugenia Kalnay
UMD/College Park
Ensemble Forecast Sensitivity to Observations (EFSO),Proactive QC, Efficient Assimilation of Precipitation, and the results of strongly coupled ocean-atmosphere data assimilation
pdf Presentation
Recorded presentation from YouTube (not public. Must know the address ) http://youtu.be/5Ffn7PVPr28
Abstract
Contact:Glenn White
Tuesday 17, 1:30pm
Rm2155
Gad Levy
NorthWest Research Associates
Physically based data assimilation and fuzzy verification
ppt Presentation
Tared presentation with movies
Abstract
Contact: Avichal Mehra
April 2015
Wednesday 1, noon
Rm2155
Qingyun Duan
Beijing Normal University
Automatic Optimization of WRF Model Parameters ppt Presentation
Abstract
Contact: Jun Du
Tuesday 21, noon
Rm2155
Ana Nunes
Instituto de Geociências (IGEO), Centro de Ciências Matemáticas e da Natureza (CCMN), Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)
A Regional Modeling System for Weather and Climate Studies in South America
ppt Presentation
Abstract
Contact: Henry Juan
June 2015
MOnday 15, 1:30pm
Rm2155
Jiandong Gong
CMA, China
Development and application of CMA GRAPES model systems
ppt Presentation
Abstract
Contact: Yuejian Zhu
Tuesday 16, 3:00pm
Rm2155
William Kessler
NOAA / Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory
The Tropical Pacific Observing System 2020 Project in NOAA
pdf Presentation
Abstract
Contact: Avichal Mehra
July 2015
Monday 13, 11:30
Rm2155
Georg Grell
NOAA/ESRL
The Grell-Freitas scale- and aerosol aware stochastic convective parameterization: development as well as global and regional applications
ppt Presentation
Contact: Glenn White
Tuesday 21, 1:30pm
Rm2155
Jili Dong
NOAA/OAR/AOML
The impact of prescribed SST on Hurricane Edouard (2014) forecast with HWRF
pdf Presentation
Abstract
Contact: Avichal Mehra -avichal.mehra@noaa.gov
Tuesday 21, 3pm
EMC Internal Seminar
Rm2155
Brian Squintieri
NCEP Visitng Scientist, Iowa State University
The evaluation of convection-allowing NMMB performance involving nocturnal low-level jet induced mesoscale convective systems
ppt Presentation(79MB)
Abstract
Contact: Geoff Dimego
Wednesday 29 noon
Rm2155
Tara Jensen
NCAR/DTC
Recent Advancements of Verification Capability within Model Evaluation Tools (MET) and METViewer
ppt Presentation
Abstract
Go to Meeting
Dial in: +1 (224) 501-3412 Access Code: 489-848-661
Contact: Perry Shafran
August 2015
Tuesday 11, noon
Rm2155
Paul Roebber
University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
Probabilistic and Deterministic Forecasting using Evolutionary Program Ensembles
Contact: Geoff Dimego
Tuesday 18, noon
Rm2155
David Stensrud
The Pennsylvanis State University
Convective-scale Warn-on-Forecast: Vision to Reality
Contact: Geoff Dimego
September 2015
Thursday 3 10:00am
CPC-EMC seminar
Rm2155
Yongkang Xue
UCLA
land/vegetation models (TBD)
Go To Meeting Meeting ID: 621-129-328 The Dial-in number is: 1-877-680-3341 The Participant passcode is: 858747
Abstract
Contact: Jin Huang

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Contact for Security for NCWCP:
Julie Etter (301)683-3953
All non NOAA visitors need to contact Julie If you do not have US citizenship or permanent residency, you must contact Julie Etter at least three working day before the seminar so she can arrange building access for you.
If you are interested in giving a seminar at EMC:
Michiko Masutani Michiko.Masutani@noaa.gov (301)683-3628
Sudhir Nadiga Sudhir.Nadiga@noaa.gov (301)683-3751(Ocean related)
Tuesday noon a room is researved for the EMC seminar. If you wish to organize a seminar other time we could also arrange.
Any comments on Web page and E-mail notices:
If you like to be in the E-mail list:
Michiko Masutani Michiko.Masutani@noaa.gov (301)683-3628
Direction, hotels and other information :
Mary Hart Mary.Hart@noaa.gov (301)683-3821

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