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Space Technology Building, Room A200
May 17-19th, 2017
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Wednesday, May 17th 
Start End Duration Topic Speaker
8:50 AM 9:00 AM 00:10 Welcome to LASP T. Sparn
9:00 AM 9:15 AM 00:15 Welcome/Introduction/Meeting Goals B. Wielicki
9:15 AM 9:30 AM 00:15 NASA HQ Perspective K. Jucks/C. Bonniksen
      RS Presentations  
9:30 AM 10:00 AM 00:30 Evaluating Climate Requirements for Cloud Properties and Shortwave Reflectance Y. Shea, B. Wielicki, X. Liu, D. Feldman, D. Goldin, S. Kizer, S. Sun-Mack,  P. Minnis, & M. Zelinka
10:00 AM 10:30 AM 00:30 Reflective Solar Calibration Traceability - Challenges and Lessons from MODIS and VIIRS J. Xiong & J. Butler
10:30 AM 11:10 AM 00:40 Break + Team Picture  
11:10 AM 11:40 AM 00:30 CPF Level-1 Data Simulator and Its Applications X. Liu, W. Wu, Q. Yang, S. Kizer, Y. Roberts, D. Goldin, C. Lukashin, J. C. Currey, & G. Kopp
11:40 AM 12:10 PM 00:30 The Status of the Spectral Polarization Distribution Model W. Sun, B. Wielicki, & R. Baize
12:10 PM 1:40 PM 01:30 Lunch  
1:40 PM 2:10 PM 00:30 Sea Ice Trends D. Gallaher
2:10 PM 2:40 PM 00:30 Updates on the PCRTM Development and its Application for CLARREO Pathfinder Q. Yang, X. Liu, W. Wu, J. Wang, R. Xu, & S. Kizer
2:40 PM 3:10 PM 00:30  Informed Spectral Unmixing of Reflected Solar Radiation Observations to Separate Atmospheric and Surface Signals  L. Wright, O. Coddington, & Peter Pilewskie
3:10 PM 3:40 PM 00:30 A Pilot Study of Spectral Fingerprints of Absorbing Aerosols Above Boundary Layer Clouds J. Wang
3:40 PM 4:10 PM 00:30 Break  
4:10 PM 4:40 PM 00:30 RS-CDS characterization and GLAMR status update J. McCorkel, K. Thome, B. McAndrew, & A. Angal
4:40 PM 5:10 PM 00:30 Total and Spectral Solar Irradiance Observations P. Pilewskie et al.
6:30 PM     Team Dinner at Walnut Brewery (   
Thursday, May 18th
Start End Duration Topic Speaker
      IR Presentations  
9:00 AM 9:30 AM 00:30 A further look of the average-then-retrieval approach for radiance time series  X. Huang  (via WebEx)
9:30 AM 10:00 AM 00:30 Climate Signal Trend Uncertainty Analysis Using Autoregressive and Moving Average Model  W. Wu, X. Liu, B. Wielicki, Q. Yang, & S. Kizer
10:00 AM 10:30 AM 00:30 Variability in the Earth’s OLR spectrum from 8 years of IASI data & Update of activities in the UK  R. Bantges, H. Brindley, & J. Russell (via WebEx)
10:30 AM 11:00 AM 00:30 Break  
11:00 AM 11:30 AM 00:30 Comparison of IASI Retrieved Temperature Trends with Temperature Trends Retrieved from a CO2 Doubling OSSE B. Smith, E. Weisz, & N. Smith
11:30 AM 12:00 PM 00:30 IR CLARREO H. Revercomb F. A. Best, J. K. Taylor, D. C. Tobin, R. O. Knuteson, P. J. Gero, D. Adler, C. Pettersen, M. Mulligan, J. Wong, M. Schwarz, & D. Thielman
12:00 PM 1:30 PM 01:30 Lunch  
1:30 PM 2:00 PM 00:30 RAVAN CubeSat mission: On-orbit calibration and results W. Swartz, S. Lorentz, P. Huang, & D. Anderson
2:00 PM 2:30 PM 00:30 Lessons from SOLSTICE/SIM: How long do satellites need to overlap? B. Weatherhead, J. Harder, E. Araujo-Pradere,  P. Pilewski & T. Woods
2:30 PM 3:00 PM 00:30 Break  
      RO  and Climate Model Presentations  
3:00 PM 3:30 PM 00:30 Pan-CMIP Shortwave OSSE Simulations and Progress Towards Perturbed Physics Ensemble OSSEs D. Feldman, B. Collins, N. Nguyen, Y. Shea, M. Mlynczak, & B. Wielicki
        C. Ao & A. Mannucci
3:30 PM 4:00 PM 00:30 Mitigation of systematic ionospheric error in GNSS RO refractivity retrievals C. Ao & A. Mannucci
4:00 PM 4:30 PM 00:30 Trends in the IR and RO S.S. Leroy, C.O. Ao, O. Verkhoglyadova, & L.L. Strow
4:30 PM     Adjourn  
Friday, May 19th 
Start End Duration Topic Speaker
      CLARREO Pathfinder, Economic Value, Applications, & Action Items  
9:00 AM 9:30 AM 00:30 Economic Value: Decisions using Multiple Climate Variables B. Wielicki
9:30 AM 10:00 AM 00:30 CLARREO Pathfinder Mission Summary G. Fleming
10:00 AM 10:30 AM 00:30 Break  
10:30 AM 11:00 AM 00:30 Inter-calibration Workshop Summary C. Lukashin
11:00 AM 11:30 AM 00:30 Action Items B. Wielicki
11:30 AM     Adjourn