ISSI Working Group on
Atmospheric Water Vapour

First Workshop of the ISSI Working Group
11 – 14 February 2008, ISSI, Bern, Switzerland

Agenda

Monday, February 11th

14.00 - 14.15 Welcome, Aim of Workshop Nik Kämpfer
14.15 - 14.35 The International Space Science Institute, ISSI Vittorio Manno
14.35 - 14.50 ES in ISSI Lennart Bengtsson
14.50 - 15.00 Organization of workshop Nik Kämpfer, Klemens Hocke
15.00 - 15.20 CFH sondes Holger Vömel
15.20 - 15.40 FLASH sondes Vladimir Youshkov
15.40 - 16.00 Vaisala and snowwhite sondes Bertrand Calpini
     
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee, Tea  
     
16.30 - 16.50 MOZAIC Herman Smit
until 18.00 ongoing discussion  
18.30 - 18.45 Apero offered by ISSI  

Tuesday, February 12th

08.10 - 08.40 FTIR arctic incl. discussion Justus Notholt
08.40 - 09.10 FTIR high mountain incl. discussion Ralph Sussmann
09.10 - 09.40 FTIR incl. discussion Matthias Schneider
09.40 - 10.10 Microwave radiometers with digital FFT spectrometers

IAP-H2O team:

Alexander Haefele, Stefan Müller, Corinne Straub, Evelyn De Wachter, Thomas Flury

     
10.10 - 10.40 Break  
     
10.40 - 11.10 Microwave radiometer with classical-spectrometers incl. disc. Gerald Nedoluha
11.10 - 11.40 Submillimeter radiometer satellite incl. discussion Jo Urban
11.40 - 12.10 POAM incl discussion Gerald Nedoluha
     
  Lunch  
     
14.00 - 14.30 DIAL Lidar incl. discussion Thomas Trickl
14.30 - 15.00 Raman Lidar incl. discussion Thierry Leblanc
     
15.00 - 15.15 Working concept for groups Nik Kämpfer, all
15.15 - 18.00 Breakout session of in situ team lead tbd
15.15 - 18.00 Breakout session of remote sensing team lead tbd
     
19:30 Dinner in restaurant Wäbärä-Chäller  

Wednesday, February 13th

08.15 Transfer to Zimmerwald  
09.00 - 09.40 Zimmerwald Observatory visit  
     
09.40 - 10.10 Break  
     
10.10 - 10.30 Water vapor and Networks Geir Braathen
10.30 - 11.00 Discussion  
11.00 - 11.20 multi-dimensional characterisation of information content from satellites Christopher Lambert
11.20 - 11.50 Discussion  
     
  Lunch  
     
14.00 - 14.20 MOHAVE Thierry Leblanc
14.20 - 17.30

Lessons from intercomparison and validation campaigns

Expectations and recommendations

tea and coffee in between

discussion all
17.30 Transfer to Bern  
     

Thursday, February 14th

08.30 - 09.30 Summary from in situ team and discussion team lead
09.30 -10.30 Summary from remote sensing team and discussion team lead
     
10.30 - 11.00 Break  
     
11.00 - 11.30 Synthesis and definition of future work Klemens Hocke, all
11.30 - 12.00 Conclusion and closure Nik Kämpfer