1997 AGU Spring Meeting Session Summary



 
 
 

UNION

TUESDAY A.M. U21A Carl Sagan: His Pioneering Science and Current Studies of Life in Extreme Environments TUESDAY P.M. U22A Earth Sciences in Natural Hazard Mitigation WEDNESDAY A.M. U31A Building on the Legacies of the International Geophysical Year (IGY) for the 21st Century I U31B Building on the Legacies of the IGY for the 21st Century II: Science -- An Endless Frontier I U31C Building on the Legacies of the IGY for the 21st Century III: Science -- An Endless Frontier II WEDNESDAY P.M. U32A Building on the Legacies of the IGY for the 21st Century IV: Knowledge -- Enabler at the Frontier U32B Building on the Legacies of the IGY for the 21st Century V: Synthesis and Prognosis U32C Sea Level Variations: Measurements, Interpretation and Societal Impact I ( Joint with section : EGS) THURSDAY A.M. U41A Sea Level Variations: Measurements, Interpretation and Societal Impact ( Joint with section : EGS) U41B Impact of Natural Hazards on Coastal Zones I THURSDAY P.M. U42A Shaping the Future of Undergraduate Earth and Planetary Sciences Education I U42B Impact of Natural Hazards on Coastal Zones II U42C The Role of Research in Reducing Natural Hazards FRIDAY A.M. U51A Shaping the Future of Undergraduate Earth and Planetary Sciences Education II Posters U51B Impact of Natural Hazards on Coastal Zones III Posters U51C Contributions of Satellites to Global Climate Monitoring I FRIDAY P.M. U52A Contributions of Satellites to Global Climate Monitoring II Posters U52B The Digital Earth in 1997: Models and Computations in the Solid, Fluid and Magnetic Earth

ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES

TUESDAY A.M. A21A Integration of Ecosystem Simulation Modeling in Large-Scale Field Experiments of Biosphere-Atmosphere Exchange ( Joint with section : H) A21B Solar Radiation Interactions With Aerosols and Clouds I ( Joint with section : OS) TUESDAY P.M. A22A Smoke, Clouds, and Radiation-Brazil (SCAR-B) Posters A22B Atmosphere-Climate Connections Posters A22C Scientific Application of NASA Scatterometer Posters ( Joint with section : OS) A22D Solar Radiation Interactions With Aerosols and Clouds II ( Joint with section : OS) WEDNESDAY A.M. A31A Scientific Application of NASA Scatterometer I ( Joint with section : OS) A31B Smoke, Clouds, and Radiation-Brazil (SCAR-B) I WEDNESDAY P.M. A32A Water Vapor, Ice, and Clouds Posters A32B Tropospheric Chemistry and Modeling Posters A32C Scientific Application of NASA Scatterometer II ( Joint with section : OS) A32D Smoke, Clouds, and Radiation-Brazil (SCAR-B) II THURSDAY A.M. A41A Remote Sensing and Instrumental Techniques Posters A41B Middle and Upper Atmosphere Posters A41C Tropospheric Aerosol Radiative Forcing Observational Experiment (TARFOX) I A41D Atmospheric Sources and Sinks of Nitrous Oxide and Their Implications I THURSDAY P.M. A42A Atmospheric Sources and Sinks of Nitrous Oxide and Their Implications Posters A42B Subsonic Aircraft: Contrail and Cloud Effects Special Study (SUCCESS) Posters A42C Atmospheric Dynamics and Chemical Transport Posters A42D Tropospheric Aerosol Radiative Forcing Observational Experiment (TARFOX) II A42E Air-Sea Gas Exchange ( Joint with section : OS) FRIDAY A.M. A51A Atmospheric Oxidants Posters A51B Solar Radiation Interactions With Aerosols and Clouds Posters ( Joint with section : OS) A51C Subsonic Aircraft: Contrail and Cloud Effects Special Study (SUCCESS) I A51D Atmospheric Dynamics and Chemical Transport FRIDAY P.M. A52A Subsonic Aircraft: Contrail and Cloud Effects Special Study (SUCCESS) II A52B Atmospheric Oxidants

GEODESY

TUESDAY A.M. G21A Antarctic Geodynamics I ( Joint with section : T) TUESDAY P.M. G22A Oceanographic and Geophysical Applications of Satellite Altimeter Data and Complementary Data Sources I ( Joint with section : OS) WEDNESDAY A.M. G31A Antarctic Geodynamics II Posters ( Joint with section : T) G31B Oceanographic and Geophysical Applications of Satellite Altimeter Data II Posters ( Joint with section : OS) WEDNESDAY P.M. G32A Research Applications of Dense GPS Networks II Posters ( Joint with section : T) G32B Research Applications of Dense GPS Networks I ( Joint with section : T) G32C Combinations of GPS With Other Geophysical Data THURSDAY A.M. G41A Space Geodesy Posters G41B Contribution of Satellite Gravity Measurements to Earth Science, Global Change and Natural Hazards Research I ( Joint with section : OS,H,T) THURSDAY P.M. G42A Contribution of Satellite Gravity Measurements to Earth Science, Global Change, and Natural Hazards Research II Posters ( Joint with section : OS,H,T) G42B Earth Rotation: Measurements and Models II Posters G42C Earth Rotation: Measurements and Models I G42D Edge Mechanics and Internal Deformation of the Tibetan Plateau ( Joint with section : S,T)

GEOMAGNETISM / PALEOMAGNETISM

TUESDAY P.M. GP22A Space Age Geomagnetism: A Tribute to Dr. Robert A. Langel I GP22B Cox Lecture WEDNESDAY A.M. GP31A Space Age Geomagnetism: A Tribute to Dr. Robert A. Langel II THURSDAY A.M. GP41A Tectonic Relations Between the Caribbean and Adjacent Plates ( Joint with section : G,T) FRIDAY A.M. GP51A Rock Magnetism, Paleomagnetism, Tectonics, Climate Change, Petrology, and the Earth's Field Posters FRIDAY P.M. GP52A A Tribute to Prof. William J. Hinze on His Retirement From Purdue University ( Joint with section : G,T)

HYDROLOGY

TUESDAY A.M. H21A Natural Attenuation and Groundwater Remediation I Posters H21B Impacts of Land-Use Change on Erosion and Sedimentation: Monitoring, Modeling and Management I Posters H21C Large-Scale Field Experimentation and Remote Sensing: Results and Opportunities I ( Joint with section : A) H21D Langbein Lecture TUESDAY P.M. H22A Chesapeake Bay Ecosystem: Human and Climate Impacts I Posters ( Joint with section : OS) H22B Scaling in Hydrology I Posters H22C Natural Attenuation and Groundwater Remediation II H22D Large-Scale Field Experimentation and Remote Sensing: Results and Opportunities II ( Joint with section : A) H22E Impacts of Land-Use Change on Erosion and Sedimentation: Monitoring, Modeling and Management II WEDNESDAY A.M. H31A Modeling of Integrated Water Management Systems at the Watershed Level I Posters H31B Laboratory, Field, and Numerical Investigations of Reactive Transport in Subsurface Environment Systems I Posters H31C Sources, Transport and Delivery of Sediment and Associated Contaminants in River and Estuarine Systems H31D Scaling in Hydrology II H31E Diffusion of Solutes in Groundwater Systems WEDNESDAY P.M. H32A Measurement and Modeling of Land-Surface Processes I Posters H32B Geochemical and Biological Heterogeneity Affecting Contaminant Fate, Transport, and Remediation I Posters H32C Water Quality and Environmental Chemistry Posters H32D Large-Scale Characterization of Land Surfaces: Surface vs Satellite Data H32E Chesapeake Bay Ecosystem: Human and Climate Impacts II ( Joint with section : OS) THURSDAY A.M. H41A Hydrogeologic Characterization: Techniques and Case Studies Posters H41B General Surface Water Posters H41C Measurement and Modeling of Land-Surface Processes II H41D Modeling of Integrated Water Management Systems at the Watershed Level II H41E Laboratory, Field, and Numerical Investigations of Reactive Transport in Subsurface Environment Systems II THURSDAY P.M. H42A Soil Moisture Measurement: Integration From Point to Field Scale I Posters H42B Environmental Geochemistry I Posters H42C Linking Remote Sensing Data to Land Surface Models ( Joint with section : A) H42D Geochemical and Biological Heterogeneity Affecting Contaminant Fate, Transport, and Remediation II H42E Hydrologic Restoration FRIDAY A.M. H51A Vadose Zone Transport Processes for Regions With Shallow Water Tables I Posters H51B Remote Sensing of Precipitation Posters H51C Groundwater Management in the Atlantic Coastal Plain H51D Soil Moisture Measurement: Integration From Point to Field Scale II H51E Geochemical Modeling H51F Nitrate Cycling in the Hydrosphere FRIDAY P.M. H52A Groundwater and Unsaturated Zone Modeling: Techniques and Theoretical Considerations Posters H52B General Geomorphology Posters H52C Everglades Hydrology Posters H52D Environmental Geochemistry II H52E Procedures to Validate Model and/or Remote Sensing Estimates of Precipitation H52F Vadose Zone Transport Processes for Regions With Shallow Water Tables II

OCEAN SCIENCES

TUESDAY A.M. OS21AGeobiology of Critical Intervals ( Joint with section : A,GS) OS21BCarbonate Marine System During Oxygen Isotope Stage 11 TUESDAY P.M. OS22A Geobiology of Critical Intervals Posters ( Joint with section: A,GS) OS22B High Latitude Holocene Climate Change WEDNESDAY A.M. OS31A Paleoceanography of the Atlantic Basin: ODP Results WEDNESDAY P.M. OS32A Paleoclimatology and Paleoceanography: Observations and Models Posters THURSDAY A.M. OS41A High-latitude Gas Venting, Hydrates, and Mass Wasting - Posters ( Joint with section: T) OS41B Paleoclimatology and Paleoceanography: Observations and Models I THURSDAY P.M. OS42A Paleoclimatology and Paleoceanography: Observations and Models II FRIDAY A.M. OS51A Near-Shore Processes and Modeling Posters OS51B Marine Processes and Geochemistry Posters OS51C Biogeochemistry of Trapped Gases in Ice Cores FRIDAY P.M. OS52A Ocean Surface Wave Generation Processes OS52B Nearshore Processes and Modeling

PLANETOLOGY

TUESDAY P.M. P22A A Session in Honor of John A. O'Keefe ( Joint with section : G) WEDNESDAY A.M. P31A Galileo Investigations of the Icy Galilean Satellites I WEDNESDAY P.M. P32A Galileo Investigations of the Icy Galilean Satellites II THURSDAY A.M. P41A Recent Work in Planetology Posters

SEISMOLOGY

TUESDAY A.M. S21A Earthquake Precursors and Other Transients in Plate Boundary Deformation I ( Joint with section : G,H,T,V) TUESDAY P.M. S22A Earthquake Precursors and Other Transients in Plate Boundary Deformation II Posters ( Joint with section : G,H,T,V) WEDNESDAY A.M. S31A Crustal Structure Posters ( Joint with section : T) S31B Lithospheric and Upper Mantle Structure Posters S31C Earthquake Precursors and Other Transients in Plate Boundary Deformation III ( Joint with section : G,H,T,V) WEDNESDAY P.M. S32A Earthquake Sources: Processes and New Observations Posters ( Joint with section : T) S32B Seismology and Education THURSDAY A.M. S41A Advances in Data Processing and Waveform Modeling Posters THURSDAY P.M. S42A Recent Observations at Parkfield ( Joint with section : G,T)

SPA: AERONOMY

TUESDAY A.M. SA21A Ionosphere/Thermosphere Posters SA21B Meteors and Their Effect Upon the Space Environment ( Joint with section : A) TUESDAY P.M. SA22A Meteors and Their Effect Upon the Space Environment Posters ( Joint with section : A) SA22B Education and Outreach: Activities and Challenges ( Joint with section : SH,SM) WEDNESDAY A.M. SA31A Aeronomy Posters SA31B Multi-Instrument Collaborative Science Techniques I ( Joint with section : SM) WEDNESDAY P.M. SA32A Multi-Instrument Collaborative Science II ( Joint with section : SM) THURSDAY A.M. SA41A Multi-Instrument Collaborative Science Posters ( Joint with section : SM) SA41B Optical and Density Measurements From the MSX Satellite ( Joint with section : A,SM) THURSDAY P.M. SA42A Aeronomy of Earth and Other Planets Posters ( Joint with section : P) SA42B Optical and Density Measurements From the MSX Satellite II ( Joint with section : A,SM) FRIDAY A.M. SA51A Optical and Density Measurements From the MSX Satellite Posters ( Joint with section : A,SM) SA51B Upper Atmosphere and Equatorial Aeronomy FRIDAY P.M. SA52A High and Mid-Latitude Aeronomy ( Joint with section : SM)

SPA: HELIOSPHERIC PHYSICS

TUESDAY A.M. SH21A Coronal Mass Ejections and Magnetic Clouds Posters ( Joint with section : SM) SH21B Coronal Mass Ejections and Magnetic Clouds ( Joint with section : SM) SH21C Solar Physics SH21D Cometary X Rays and New Cometary Physics ( Joint with section : P,SM) TUESDAY P.M. SH22A Solar Physics Posters SH22B Cometary X Rays and New Cometary Physics Posters ( Joint with section : P,SM) SH22C Small-Scale Energy Releases on the Sun I WEDNESDAY A.M. SH31A Whole Sun Month Campaign Posters SH31B Relativistic Electrons and Positrons in the Heliosphere Posters SH31C Relativistic Electrons and Positrons in the Heliosphere SH31D Small-Scale Energy Releases on the Sun II WEDNESDAY P.M. SH32A Small-Scale Energy Releases on the Sun Posters SH32B Coronal Heating and Solar Wind Acceleration I THURSDAY A.M. SH41A Solar Wind and Heliospheric Magnetic Field Posters SH41B Turbulence, Waves, Shocks and Acceleration Posters SH41C Coronal Heating and Solar Wind Acceleration II THURSDAY P.M. SH42A Coronal Heating and Solar Wind Acceleration III SH42B Sun-Earth Connections: New Directions ( Joint with section : SA,SM) FRIDAY A.M. SH51A Coronal Heating and Solar Wind Acceleration Posters SH51B Solar Wind, Heliospheric Magnetic Field, and Energetic Particles ( Joint with section : SA, SH51B Solar Wind, Heliospheric Magnetic Field, and Energetic Particles SH51C Energetic Particles in the Heliosphere SH51D Small Structures in the Heliospheric Magnetic Field FRIDAY P.M. SH52A Turbulence, Waves, Shocks and Acceleration SH52B Anomalous Cosmic Rays

SPA: MAGNETOSPHERIC PHYSICS

TUESDAY A.M. SM21A ISTP Correlative Results I: Magnetic Cloud Events and IACG Campaigns I Posters ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM21B FAST Results and Related Auroral Physics I SM21C Innovative Techniques and Tools for Magnetospheric Research I SM21D Aurora and Plasma Sheet I TUESDAY P.M. SM22A Innovative Techniques and Tools for Magnetospheric Research II Posters SM22B Aurora and Plasma Sheet II Posters SM22C ISTP Correlative Results II: Magnetic Cloud Events and IACG Campaigns II ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM22D FAST Results and Related Auroral Physics II WEDNESDAY A.M. SM31A ISTP Correlative Results III: Dayside Global Coupling Posters ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM31B Inner Magnetosphere and Ground Observations I Posters SM31C Van Allen Lecture ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM31D Broader Magnetospheric Vistas I ( Joint with section : P,SA,SH) WEDNESDAY P.M. SM32A FAST Results and Related Auroral Physics III Posters SM32B Broader Magnetospheric Vistas II Posters ( Joint with section : P,SA,SH) SM32C ISTP Correlative Results IV: Magnetic Cloud Events and IACG Campaigns III ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM32D Heavy Ions in the Magnetosphere I SM32E Inner Magnetosphere and Ground Observations II THURSDAY A.M. SM41A ISTP Correlative Results V: Nightside Global Coupling Posters ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM41B Heavy Ions in the Magnetosphere II Posters SM41C ISTP Correlative Results VI: Solar Wind-Boundary Interactions ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM41D Space Physics and Aeronomy From Galileo I ( Joint with section : P,SA) SM41E Polar Cap, Cleft, and Magnetopause I ( Joint with section : SA) THURSDAY P.M. SM42A Interrelationship Between Space Plasma Physics and Laboratory Experiments I Posters ( Joint with section : SH) SM42B Polar Cap, Cleft, and Magnetopause II Posters ( Joint with section : SA) SM42C ISTP Correlative Results VII: Magnetosphere-Ionosphere-Atmosphere Interactions ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM42D Space Physics and Aeronomy From Galileo II ( Joint with section : P,SA) FRIDAY A.M. SM51A ISTP Correlative Results VIII: Data Systems for Correlative Research and Global Coupling Posters ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM51B Space Physics and Aeronomy From Galileo III ( Joint with section : P,SA) SM51C Interrelationship Between Space Plasma Physics and Laboratory Experiments II: Magnetic Reconnection ( Joint with section : SH) SM51D Space Plasma Substorms and Storms I FRIDAY P.M. SM52A Space Physics and Aeronomy From Galileo IV Posters ( Joint with section : P,SA) SM52B Space Plasma Substorms and Storms II Posters SM52C ISTP Correlative Results IX: Global Coupling ( Joint with section : SA,SH) SM52D Interrelationship Between Space Plasma Physics and Laboratory Experiments III: Waves and Solitons ( Joint with section : SH)

TECTONOPHYSICS

TUESDAY A.M. T21A High Pressure Minerals: Elasticity, Equation of State and Phase Equilibrium ( Joint with section : M,V) TUESDAY P.M. T22A Mineral Physics: Elasticity, Equation of State, Phase Equilibrium, and Kinetics Posters ( Joint with section : M,V) T22B Criteria for Differentiating Tectonic From Nontectonic Faults ( Joint with section : S) WEDNESDAY A.M. T31A Dynamic Topography ( Joint with section : G,P,S,V) WEDNESDAY P.M. T32A Structure and Dynamics of the Continental Crust and Lithosphere Posters ( Joint with section : S,V) T32B Mantle Geodynamics ( Joint with section : S) THURSDAY A.M. T41A Mid-Ocean Ridge Processes Posters ( Joint with section : OS,S,V) T41B Birch Lecture ( Joint with section : S,V)

VOLCANOL/GEOCHEM/PETROLOGY

TUESDAY A.M. V21A Analysis of Geological Material Posters V21B Metamorphism Posters ( Joint with section : M,T) V21C Low Temperature Geochemistry Posters ( Joint with section : M) TUESDAY P.M. V22A Monitoring and Predicting Volcanoes V22B Daly Lecture WEDNESDAY A.M. V31A Physics and Chemistry of Magmas ( Joint with section : T) WEDNESDAY P.M. V32A Physics and Chemistry of Magmas Posters ( Joint with section : T) THURSDAY A.M. V41A Mantle Geochemistry ( Joint with section : M) FRIDAY A.M. V51A Metamorphism: Experimental and Fluids in the Crust ( Joint with section : M,T)

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