Agenda

Tutorial/Workshop Schedule

FB indicates Fleischmann, ML indicates Mesa Lab

Events in Fleischmann Building are open ONLY to Tutorial students and instructors.

 

 

Monday, 3 August 2015. All day in FB.

8:10

Bus departs Millennium hotel

8:30 – 9:30

Tutorial Registration and Light Continental Breakfast

9:30 – 9:40

Al Kellie:  Welcome

9:40 – 10:30

Jeff Anderson:  Ensemble Kalman Filter Tutorial Part 1

10:30 – 11:00

Break

11:00 – 12:20

Jeff Anderson:  Ensemble Kalman Filter Tutorial Part 2

12:20 – 1:30

Lunch on your own, cash only in ML cafeteria

1:30 – 3:00

Tim Hoar, Nancy Collins, Jeff Anderson:  DART Tutorial

3:00 – 3:30

Break

3:30 – 5:00

DART Tutorial and lab time

5:10

Bus departs for Millennium

 

 

Tuesday, 4 August 2015

8:10

Bus departs Millennium hotel

8:30 – 9:00

Light Continental Breakfast (FB)

9:00 – 10:30

DART Tutorial (FB)

10:30 – 11:00

Break (FB)

11:00 – 12:20

DART Tutorial (FB)

12:20 – 1:30

Lunch on your own, cash only in ML cafeteria

1:00 – 1:30

Workshop Registration, note that this will be in the ML front lobby (ML)

1:30 – 2:30

Xuguang Wang, University of Oklahoma:  Introduction to hybrid ensemble-variational data assimilation methods and recent research, development and application for global to storm scale NWP (ML)

2:30 – 3:30

Craig Schwartz, NCAR:  Practical applications of hybrid variational-ensemble data assimilation approaches (ML)

3:30 – 4:00

Break (ML)

4:00 – 5:00

Lili Lei, CIRES, University of Colorado:  Automated Estimation of Localization for Ensemble Kalman Filter Data Assimilation (ML)

5:10

Bus departs for Millennium

 

Wednesday, 5 August 2015

8:10

Bus departs Millennium hotel

8:30 – 9:00

Light Continental Breakfast (ML)

9:00 – 10:00

Ryan Torn, University of Albany, SUNY:  Ensemble-based Data Assimilation for Tropical Cyclones:  Current Status and Future Prospects  (ML)

10:00 – 11:00

Gil Compo, CIRES, University of Colorado; NOAA/ESRL:  Towards an improved 20th Century reanalysis version “2c” dataset spanning 1851 to 2012 (ML)

11:00 – 11:30

Kevin Raeder, NCAR:  Examples of Research Tools Enabled by CESM Atmospheric Models and DART  (ML)

11:30 – 1:30

Extended lunch break (cash only, ML cafeteria) with time for walk

1:30 – 3:00

WRF Tutorial (FB)

3:00 – 3:30

Break (FB)

3:30 – 5:00

WRF Tutorial plus lab time (FB)

5:10

Bus departs for Millennium

 

Thursday, 6 August 2015

8:10

Bus departs Millennium hotel

8:30 – 9:00

Light Continental Breakfast (ML)

9:00 – 10:00

Clara Draper, NASA Global Modeling and Assimilation Office:  Challenges and Opportunities in Global Land Data Assimilation (ML)

10:00 – 11:00

Andrew M. Fox, NEON:  Data Assimilation with CLM (ML)

11:00 – 11:30

Break (ML)

11:30 – 12:30

Josh Hacker, NCAR:  Ensemble sensitivity analysis: Applications and challenges (ML)

12:30 – 1:30

Lunch on your own, cash only, ML cafeteria

1:30 – 3:00

CESM/DART tutorial (FB)

3:00 – 3:30

Break (FB)

3:30 – 4:30

CESM tutorial plus open lab (FB)

4:30 – 6:30

Student Poster & Information Exchange Session (ML cafeteria)

6:40

Bus departs for Millennium

 

Friday 7, August 2015. All day in ML.

8:10

Bus departs Millennium hotel

8:30 – 9:00

Light Continental Breakfast

9:00 – 10:00

Nadia Pinardi, University of Bologna:  Operational data assimilation for numerical ocean predictions

10:00 – 11:00

Enrique Curchitser, Rutgers University:  A Regional ROMS-DART Implementation in the Northwest Atlantic

11:00 – 11:30

Break

11:30 – 12:30

Alicia Karspeck, NCAR:  Challenges in global ocean data assimilation

12:30 – 1:30

Lunch on your own, cash only, ML cafeteria

1:30 – 2:30

Abhishek Chatterjee, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center:  Coupled data assimilation: what we know and what we don’t

2:30 – 3:30

Discussion on coupled DA, other topics

4:00

Bus departs for Millennium