COAA 2002 Scientific Workshop
Dear COAA Members and Guests:
The first COAA scientific workshop of Year 2002 has been scheduled on March 23 (Saturday), from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the 2nd Floor Auditorium (Room #2400), Computer and Space Sciences Building (C&SS), Department of Meteorology, University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP). Eight speakers from government agencies and universities have agreed to present their recent research in oceanic, atmospheric and earth sciences. The C&SS is located at the Stadium Drive (in front of the ICA Practice Foot Fields). For detailed directions to the C&SS and parking information, please refer to: http://www.inform.umd.edu/CampusInfo/About_UMCP/Maps/northwest.html. Building C&SS is indicated as #224 at the location E-6 on the map.
Preceding the scientific presentations from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., COAA will prepare a complimentary breakfast with Chinese dim sum, coffee, tea and soft drinks. After the workshop, a luncheon will be held at the Seven Seas Chinese Restaurant, College Park. The address, directions, menu, and the cost of each person are indicated in the attachments below. To reserve your seat on the luncheon, please send an e-mail to:
A Board of Directors meeting will be held during the lunch. Every member and his/her guests are welcome to participate in the breakfast, lunch and Board of Directors meeting.
If you have any questions regarding the meeting, please contact COAA Program Co- Directors, Long Chiu (301-614-5141 or 703-993-1984), William Tseng (301-763-8142 x 124 or Cell Phone 301-675-4334), or COAA Secretary, Eueng-nan Yeh (301-614-6167).
Papers Presented at the Workshop:
- Development of SAR-Derived Ocean Surface Winds at NOAA/NESDIS (pdf) by Dr. Clemente-Colón
- Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer Products and Potential Applications for Environmental and Climatic Monitoring in China (pdf) by Dr. Qu
- Continental-Scale Assimilation of Satellite Snow Observations (pdf) by Dr. Sun
- Science Data Support for the Research and Applications Communities (pdf) by Dr. Teng