Wednesday program





Plenary session
Schouwburg
Chair: Marc Schleiss
Wednesday, 4 July 2018


8:30–9:00

Keynote on Hydrological Studies Using Weather Radar
DESERT PRECIPITATION CHARACTERISTICS AND FLASH FLOOD RESPONSE STUDIED USING WEATHER RADAR DATA
E. Morin, M. Armon, I. Belachsen, F. Marra, N. Peleg, J. Smith, and Y. Enzel
abstract 045

9:00–9:30

Keynote on Radar Calibration And Monitoring
MODELING DIFFERENTIAL REFLECTIVITY BIAS DUE TO ANTENNA TOPOLOGY AND OPERATING FREQUENCY
J. Hubbert, C. Cappellin, U. Romatschke, R. Jørgensen, and M. Dixon
abstract 386

9:30–10:00

Keynote on Open-Source Radar Software
ANYWHERE NEAR THE SEVEN-YEAR ITCH? ON THE STATE OF WRADLIB UPON THE RELEASE OF V1.0
K. Mühlbauer and M. Heistermann
abstract 069





Coffee and exhibition - 10:00–10:30, New York




Microphysical Studies
Schouwburg
Wednesday, 4 July 2018
Chair: Remko Uijlenhoet


10:30–10:45

ICE MICROPHYSICAL RETRIEVALS USING POLARIMETRIC RADAR DATA
A. Ryzhkov, A. Murphy , and G. Mcfarquhar
abstract 040, extended abstract

10:45–11:00

INVESTIGATION OF ICE MICROPHYSICS USING SIMULTANEOUS MEASUREMENTS AT C- AND KA-BAND
M. Hagen, F. Ewald, S. Gross, Q. Li, B. Mayer, and T. Zinner
abstract 326

11:00–11:15

FINGERPRINTS OF PRECIPITATION PROCESSES REVEALED BY UNSUPERVISED CLASSIFICATION OF PROFILES OF POLARIMETRIC RADAR VARIABLES
J. Tiira and D. N. Moisseev
abstract 146

11:15–11:30

CHARACTERISATION OF THE MELTING LAYER VARIABILITY IN THE SWISS ALPS USING POLARIMETRIC X-BAND RADARS
F. Van Den Heuvel, M. Gabella, and A. Berne
abstract 208, extended abstract

11:30–11:45

IMPACT OF RIMED AND UNRIMED SNOW ON SNOWFALL RETRIEVALS AT X, KA AND W BAND
M. T. Falconi, A. Von Lerber, D. Ori, F. S. Marzano, and D. Moisseev
abstract 275, extended abstract

11:45–12:00

A PROBABILISTIC POLARIMETRIC RADAR FORWARD MODEL FOR SMALL ICE PARTICLES
Robert S. Schrom and Matthew R. Kumjian
abstract 219, extended abstract





Radar Calibration And Monitoring
Cerise
Wednesday, 4 July 2018
Chair: Hidde Leijnse


10:30–10:45

MONITORING OF THE NEXRAD NETWORK USING SOLAR SIGNALS
I. Holleman and A. Huuskonen
abstract 034

10:45–11:00

OPERATIONAL SOLAR MONITORING FOR IMPROVING THE HOMOGENEITY OF THE EUROPEAN RADAR NETWORK
A. Huuskonen, G. Haase, D. Michelson, H. Leijnse, I. Holleman, M. Probert, R. Gill, M. Frech, M. Kurri, and H. Hohti
abstract 085, extended abstract

11:00–11:15

CENTER FOR CLOUD REMOTE SENSING: DOPPLER CLOUD RADAR CALIBRATION CAMPAIGN
F. Toledo, J. Yin, J. Delanoe, J-C. Dupont, M. Haeffelin, and H. Russchenberg
abstract 058

11:15–11:30

ENHANCING THE CONSISTENCY OF SPACEBORNE AND GROUND-BASED RADAR COMPARISONS BY USING QUALITY FILTERS
I. Crisologo, R. Warren, K. Mühlbauer, and M. Heistermann
abstract 126

11:30–11:45

MONITORING THE ONGOING UPGRADE OF THE SWEDISH WEATHER RADAR NETWORK
D. Dufton, G. Haase, D. Johnson, and G. Vulpiani
abstract 093, extended abstract

11:45–12:00

UAV-AIDED WEATHER RADAR CALIBRATION
J. Yin, F. Van Der Zwan, E. Oudejans, P. Hoogeboom, C. Unal, and H. Russchenberg
abstract 138





Lunch and exhibition - 12:00–13:00, New York




Special session in honor of Isztar Zawadzki
Schouwburg
Chair: Daniel Sempere-Torres
Wednesday, 4 July 2018


13:00-13:30

STORIES ABOUT ISZTAR FROM FRIENDS
Remko Uijlenhoet, Frederic Fabry, Urs Germann, Marc Berenguer, Gyuwon Lee, Daniel Sempere-Torres

13:30-14:00

RADAR METEOROLOGY
Isztar Zawadzki





Excursion and conference dinner - 14:00–23:00