Earth System Science Center and Department of Atmospheric Science at The University of Alabama in Huntsville

NASA/UAH Weekly Seminars – Fall 2014

Location: National Space Science and Technology Center
320 Sparkman Drive, Huntsville, AL 35805, Conference Room 4065

Days/Time: Wednesdays at 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. — UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.

Please contact Dr. William W. Vaughan (, 961-7759) or
Ms. Lynn B. Bell (, 961-7729) concerning any
questions, suggestions, or contributions relative to the seminar schedule.

Updated current Fall schedule may be found on the following website:


Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Arastoo Biazar (UAH/ASD): “Use of Satellite Observations for Air Quality”


Tuesday, August 26, 2014 SPECIAL SEMINAR (Room 4078, 12:45-1:45pm)

Luiz A. T. Machado (National Institute for Space Research—Brazil): “The CHUVA Project—How Does Convection Vary Across Brazil”

Visit Coordinator: Steve Goodman (NASA/MSFC)


Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Mike Newchurch (UAH/ASD): “DISCOVER-AQ Campaigns–Baltimore/12, Houston/13, Denver/14: Current State of Air Quality Science”


Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Gary Jedlovec (NASA/MSFC): “The Impact of a Short-Term Prediction Research and Transition (SPoRT) on the Operational Weather Community”


Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Chris Darden (NOAA/NWS): “How the National Weather Service Makes Weather Forecasts and What They Mean”


Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Pam Heinselman (NOAA): “Phased Array Radar Applications”

Visit Coordinator: Kevin Knupp (UAH/ASD)


Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Jason Burks (NASA/MSFC): “Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System-Next Generation (AWIPS 2): A Short-Term Prediction Research and Transition (SPoRT) Perspective”


Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Molly Brown (NASA/GSFC): “Title to Be Announced”

Visit Coordinator: Gary Jedlovec (NASA/MSFC)


Wednesday, October 8, 2014

ATS 781 Student Seminar Presentations: “Titles to Be Announced”


Wednesday, October 15, 2014

John Mecikalski (UAH/ASD): “Methods to Diagnose Convective Clouds Using 1-Min Rapid Scan Observations from GOES”


Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Brian Hopkinson (University of Georgia): “Understanding the Effects of Ocean Acidification on Marine Organisms”

Visit Coordinator: Tom Sever (UAH/ASD)


Wednesday, October 29, 2014

John Christy (UAH/ESSC): “Simple Truths about Climate”


Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Helen Conover (UAH/ITSC): “Data Systems for Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel (S-3) Mission”


Wednesday, November 12, 2014

ATS 781 Student Seminar Presentations: “Titles to Be Announced”


Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Brad Zavodsky (NASA/MSFC): “Use of NASA Satellite Data to Improve Land Surface Models for Numerical Weather Prediction”


Wednesday, November 26, 2014

No Seminar Scheduled—Thanksgiving Holiday


Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Tom Sever (UAH/ASD): “Remote Sensing in Archeology: Past, Present, and Future”


Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Paul Smith (SDSMT): “Statistical Issues in Relating Disdrometer Data to Radar Measurements”

Visit Coordinator: Larry Carey (UAH/ASD)


Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Andrew Molthan (NASA/MSFC): “Applications of Remote Sensing To Disaster Response and Assessment”


Wednesday, December 24, 2014

No Seminar Scheduled—Christmas Holiday


Wednesday, December 31, 2014

No Seminar Scheduled—New Year’s Holiday

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