100th AMS Annual Meeting

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
Boston, MA, United States
Weather & Environment

Meet us in 100th AMS Annual Meeting.

You can find us booth #401


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Speakers at the conference

Monday, January 13:

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM – Room 203 Using Ceilometer Attenuated Backscatter Profiles in Meteorological ApplicationsMinttu Tuononen and Raisa Lehtinen

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM – Room 256 Evaluation of NWP Models Using Scanning Lidar Measurements in Complex Terrain During the WFIP2 Experiment: Lessons Learned – Yelena Pichugina, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado (Vaisala co-author Mark T. Stoelinga)

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM – Hall B1 Retrievals of Backscatter Coefficient and Mass Concentration of particles with Coherent Doppler LidarsLudovic Thobois, Rémy Parmentier and Jean Pierre Cariou – Leosphere

Tuesday, January 14:

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Observations of the Microscale Urban Wind field impacting UAV's using Scanning Doppler LIDARLudovic Thobois, Darshan Sathiyanarayanan and Rémy Parmentier – Leosphere

Wednesday, January 15:

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM – Room 204 AB CG & Me: Using Lightning Data to Enhance Weather CoverageChris Vagasky

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM – Room 256 The Second Wind Forecast Improvement Project (WFIP2) Decision Support ToolsEric Grimit

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM – Room 203 100 Years of Upper Air MeasurementsChris Vagasky



Monday, January 13:

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM – Hall B1 Poster: 2019 Lightning Activity Review Using Vaisala’s NLDN and GLD360 NetworksCasey McCullar


Tuesday, January 14:

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Hall B1 Poster: The Interleaved Ensemble Map - Samu Karanko,and J. Hyvätti and J. M. Tilli

History of Vaisala

Balloon launch in 1930s


Vaisala's origins date back to the 1930s when Professor Vilho Väisälä, Vaisala's founder and long-time managing director, invented some of the operating principles of a radiosonde.