We have received about thirty abstracts on the state-of-the-art of X-band weather radar technology, radar networks, data processing, and quantitative precipitation estimation. The abstract submission is closed now. The workshop program will include plenary discussions, and, furthermore, we have four keynote presentations scheduled:
The CASA X band radar network.Summary of five years of operation of the end to end system, and the path forward.
Speaker: Prof. V. Chandrasekar, Colorado State University, USA.
X-band Polarimetric Radar Network in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area
– Monitoring and Prediction of Urban Meteorological Disasters –
Speaker: Dr. M. Maki, National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention, Tsukuba, Japan.
Hardware Technologies for Realizing X-Band Weather Radar Networks.
Speaker: Prof. D. J. McLaughlin, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA.
X-Band Weather Radar: A hydrological Perspective.
Speaker: Prof. R. Uijlenhoet, Wageningen University, Netherlands.
If you consider to participate at the workshop in order to get the latest results on X-band weather radar research, and to discuss with us the state-of-the-art of rainfall measurements with X-band weather radar, please do register before the 1st of November 2011.
You will find the registration form and all necessary information on the workshop website.