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Date: November 29 - December 1, 2016
Location: Room 101, National Institute of Aerospace (NIA), Hampton, VA

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Tuesday, Nov. 29th - Room 101
Start End Duration Topic Speaker
9:00 AM 9:15 AM 00:15 Welcome/Introduction/Meeting Goals B. Wielicki
9:15 AM 9:30 AM 00:15 Headquarters Perspective K. Jucks
      RS Presentations  
9:30 AM 10:00 AM 00:30 Climate Accuracy Requirements for Cloud Properties and Reflectance Measurements Y. Shea, B. Wielicki, S. Sun-Mack,  P. Minnis, D. Goldin, S. Kizer, X. Liu, D. Feldman, C. Lukashin, & P. Pilewskie
10:00 AM 10:30 AM 00:30 Application of radiative transfer model to CLARREO pathfinder X. Liu, W. Wu, Q. Yang & S. Kizer
10:30 AM 11:00 AM 00:30 NIST Developments in Support of CLARREO Reflected Solar Instruments J. Rice, S. Brown, P. Shaw, J. Woodward, & B. Alberding
11:00 AM 11:40 AM 00:40 Break + Team Picture  
11:40 AM 12:10 PM 00:30 Empirical Polarization Models: An Update D. Goldin
12:10 PM 12:40 PM 00:30 Modeling Polarization Properties of Reflected Solar Spectra from Wintertime Deciduous Trees W. Sun, R. Baize, & C. Lukashin
12:40 PM 2:10 PM 01:30 Lunch  
2:10 PM 2:40 PM 00:30 Radiometric Balloon-Flight Results from the HySICS G. Kopp, P. Smith, C. Belting, G. Drake, J. Espejo, & K. Heuerman 
2:40 PM 3:10 PM 00:30 Assessing Information Content of CLARREO Measurements for Size-Dependent Dust Emissions: An OSSE Study J. Wang
3:10 PM 3:40 PM 00:30 CLARREO RS CDS and GLAMR updates J. McCorkel, K. Thome, B. McAndrew, & A. Angal
3:40 PM 4:10 PM 00:30 Break  
4:10 PM 4:40 PM 00:30 TRUTHS status and related UK activities J. Russell, H. Brindey, R. Bantges, N. Fox, P. Green, R. Winkler, & L. Zajiczek
4:40 PM 5:10 PM 00:30 OSSE results from low and high climate-sensitivity CMIP5 models D. Feldman, B. Collins, N. Nguyen, X. Liu, S. Kizer, Y. Shea, & B. Wielicki
6:30 PM     Team Dinner at Mango Mangeaux  
Wednesday, Nov. 30th - Room 101
Start End Duration Topic Speaker
      IR Presentations  
8:30 AM 9:00 AM 00:30 Update on the use of spectral radiative kernels for climate studies X. Huang 
9:00 AM 9:30 AM 00:30 Spectroscopic uncertainty associated with radiative forcing by methane in the IR and Near-IR T. Daniels, M. Mlynczak, and D. Feldman
9:30 AM 10:00 AM 00:30 Cloud-assisted detection of elevated stratospheric water vapor by using satellite infrared hyperspectrometer Y. Huang & J. Feng
10:00 AM 10:30 AM 00:30 Break  
10:30 AM 11:00 AM 00:30 Expected Accuracy of Decadal Trends Retrieved from All-sky IR Radiance Spectra - A 100-year Climate Model Simulation B. Smith, E. Weisz, et al.
11:00 AM 11:30 AM 00:30 Testing longwave fingerprinting with AIRS data S. Kato, F. Rose, X. Huang, S. Leroy, & X. Liu
11:30 AM 1:00 PM 01:30 Lunch  
1:00 PM 1:30 PM 00:30 Far-Infrared Spectroscopy of Water Vapor: Results from the Deployment of FIRST to Cerro Toco and Requirements for Future Experiments in Extremely Dry Environments     J. Mast
1:30 PM 2:00 PM 00:30 Planned Risk Reduction Efforts for CLARREO's IR Prototype Instrument, the Absolute Radiance Interferometer (ARI) H. E. Revercomb, F. A. Best, J. K. Taylor, P. J. Gero, D. C. Tobin,
R. O. Knuteson, D. Adler, C. Pettersen, M. Mulligan, J. Wong, M. Schwarz, & D. Thielman
2:00 PM 2:30 PM 00:30 IR Spectrometer Status D. Johnson & R. Cageao
2:30 PM 3:00 PM 00:30 Break  
      RO  and Climate Model Presentations  
3:00 PM 3:30 PM 00:30 GNSS Radio Occultation Instrument Design for Climate Observation and Monitoring A. Mannucci, C. Ao, L. Young & T. Meehan
      Uncertainty Quantification of GNSS RO Retrieval Products C. Ao & A. Mannucci
3:30 PM 4:00 PM 00:30 Uncertainty Quantification of GNSS RO Retrieval Products C. Ao & A. Mannucci
4:00 PM 4:30 PM 00:30 Modeling Deep Convection and Other Status S. Leroy
4:30 PM     Adjourn  
Thursday, Dec. 1st - Room 101
Start End Duration Topic Speaker
      CLARREO Pathfinder, Economic Value, Applications, & Action Items  
8:30 AM 9:00 AM 00:30 New Developments in Climate Science Economic Value Studies B. A. Wielicki
9:00 AM 9:30 AM 00:30 CLARREO Pathfinder Mission Overview G. Fleming
9:30 AM 10:00 AM 00:30 Break  
10:00 AM 10:30 AM 00:30 NASA’s Applied Sciences Program and CLARREO Mission Applications Support L. Cox
10:30 AM 11:00 AM 00:30 Summary of the Wednesday Intercalibration Workshop C. Lukashin
11:00 AM 11:30 AM 00:30 Action Items B. Wielicki
11:30 AM     Adjourn