List of Main Hall Exhibitors
List of ExhibitorsMain Hall As of Saturday, 2 August 2014
385 Science Park Road
State College, PA 16803
Contact: Megan Clitherow
Booth Number(S): 536
Every day one billion people worldwide rely on AccuWeather to help them plan their lives, protect their businesses, and get more from their day. AccuWeather provides hourly forecasts with Superior Accuracy™ for nearly 3 million locations worldwide, and shapes the future of the weather industry with leading-edge weather products for emerging media platforms. Customized AccuWeather content and engaging video presentations are available on smart phones, tablets, wired and mobile internet sites, connected TVs and Internet appliances, as well as via radio, television, and newspapers. AccuWeather also delivers a wide range of highly-customized enterprise solutions to media, business, government, and institutions, as well as news and weather content and video for more than 72,000 third-party websites. In addition, it also serves the meteorological profession with AccuWeather.com Professional™, LightningPlus™ and RadarPlus™, providing users with the most comprehensive meteorological workstation online.
11490 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 340
Reston, VA 20191
Contact: Steve Cann
Booth Number(S): 437
Ace Info Solutions, Inc. (AceInfo) is a leading federal contractor with a focused vision: empower our clients, challenge our employees, and grow our business. Founded in December 2000, we have a deep commitment to ensuring quality and customer satisfaction with a mature corporate infrastructure, strong management and quality practices. AceInfo is headquartered in Reston VA, and has geographically dispersed office locations throughout the country, to include: Kearnysville, WV; Fort Collins, CO; Boulder, CO; New Orleans, LA; Gunter AFB, AL; Kansas City, MO; Baltimore, MD; multiple Washington, DC Metropolitan locations, and project presence in 23 states in all time zones.
AceInfo offers a broad range of solutions including: Software Development & Systems Engineering, IT Infrastructure & Service Desk, Cyber Security, Healthcare IT, and Mobile & Cloud Computing.
No. 40 Huayanli Chaoyang District
Contact: Jenny Lin
Booth Number(S): 720
Good news for attendees of the 94th AMS Annual Meeting!
For participants of the 94th AMS Annual Meeting, if you submit your paper to Advances in Atmospheric Sciences (AAS, published bimonthly in English) before 1 June 2014, you will be entitled to a 50% publication-fee discount upon acceptance of the paper for publication. Please visit AAS booth (No. 720) to get more information and follow AAS on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AASjournal to be informed of more promotional events specially dedicated to AMS attendees.
Since its launch in 1984, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences (AAS) has aimed to publish and promote the most up-to-date results obtained by researchers in the field of Atmospheric Sciences. AAS publishes original research on the dynamics, physics and chemistry of the atmosphere and oceans. The 2012 Journal Citation Reports Science Edition (Thomson Reuters, 2013) showed that AAS has the highest Impact Factor among peer-reviewed Atmospheric Sciences journals based in Asia and its place among all international journals in the same subject category has been steadily rising in the last five years.
In addition to providing fast turnaround, citation alerts, accelerated Early Online Release, professional copyediting by LucidPapers, and use of Thomson Reuters' ScholarOne peer-review management system, AAS also encourages authors to publish videos and raw data for better demonstration and wider dissemination of research findings. We look forward to working with you on your next research article!
1165 National Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95834
Contact: Laura Ball
Booth Number(S): 729
All Weather Inc. (AWI) is a leading developer of high accuracy, high dependability, aviation technology solutions that help users minimize risks in an unpredictable world.
AWI combines state-of-the-art air traffic integration and surface weather measurement technology with flexible system design and comprehensive project management. Offerings include aviation weather systems, air traffic control systems, custom system engineering, and a wide range of high-accuracy meteorological sensors.
Over the years, AWI has developed a reputation for accuracy and reliability. As a result, the company is the leading supplier of FAA sponsored weather systems. We have worked with the FAA, NWS, and Department of Defense for more than a decade, designing, producing, testing, and installing aviation weather and air traffic control systems worldwide.
2000 Florida Avenue
Washington, DC 20009
Contact: Tekiyah Ward
Booth Number(S): 733
As an international scientific society of more than 62,000 members representing over 144 countries, the American Geophysical Union (AGU) is committed to advancing Earth and space science for the benefit of humanity and to ensure a sustainable future. AGU provides a collaborative forum for the geophysical community through scientific journals, books, weekly publication, scientific and technical committee events as well as events allowing scientists to connect with policy makers. AGU gives members a platform for sharing their research with both scientific and nonscientific audiences.
45 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 2108
Booth Number(S): 415, W1103
The AMS Resource Center will include information across AMS programs, including publications (journals and books), certification programs, precollege and college education initiatives, scholarship and fellowship programs, the AMS Policy Program, local chapters, and AMS meetings. Members and prospective members can learn more about new and longstanding benefits of membership and how to get the most value from being an AMS member. The Resource Center will also have AMS merchandise such as T-shirts, mugs, and other items.
Be sure to stop by to learn more about AMS, meet some of the staff, and relax in our seating areas, have a coffee and charge your electronics while checking your email at our charging and email station!
36 Montford Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
Contact: Clark Duncan
Booth Number(S): 533
Longtime home of NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center, the Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites (CICS) and the Renaissance Computing Institute at the University of North Carolina, Asheville (RENCI), Asheville, North Carolina was recently ranked one of Forbes top 20 ‘Best Places for Business and Careers’. Come discover the entrepreneurial scene, fast growing technical workforce, newly launched COLLIDER for climate technology acceleration and unmatched quality of life that you and your company need to thrive. You’ll find that Asheville offers the right climate, for climate science.
Stop by Booth 533 or visit the Economic Development Coalition for Asheville & Buncombe County for more detail.
Booth Number(S): 732
The Atmospheric Science Librarians International (ASLI) is a professional organization devoted to communication and dissemination of information among libraries, researchers, government entities and educational institutions involved in atmospheric science research and scholarship.
Booth Number(S): 914
Booth Number(S): 633
Booth Number(S): 313, W1116
With more than 50 years of environmental and weather spacecraft and sensor experience, Ball Aerospace is committed to enabling weather forecasting and Earth observations for civil and military requirements. Ball Aerospace’s contributions to the field of weather and Earth sciences include spacecraft and sensors that provide operational weather data, monitor ozone levels, and map the global distribution of clouds in three dimensions.
4930 Research Dr.
Huntsville, AL 35805
Contact: Kim Grantham
Booth Number(S): 117
A single-source weather provider and leader in Doppler weather radar, Baron Services delivers customized solutions for a multitude of meteorological environments. Encompassing weather detection and dissemination services, hydrological forecasting systems and accurate air quality models, Baron’s Integrated Observational Network Solution (IONS) provides comprehensive turnkey integration of new and existing meteorological assets for nowcasting and forecasting activities. Distribution of weather information is facilitated using customized white-label mobile applications and websites, or through an easy-to-implement API. In partnership with L-3 STRATIS, Baron recently completed a five-year upgrade of 171 NEXRAD radars for the U.S. National Weather Service, Federal Aviation Administration and Department of Defense to dual-polarization technology.
No.2 Building, No. 3 Area, Fengxiu Middle Road Haidian District
Contact: Frederick Brenner
Booth Number(S): 438
The Beijing Metstar Radar Co., Ltd. (Metstar) is a high-technology joint venture formed in 1996 by the Lockheed Martin Corporation of the United States and the China Meteorological Administration (CMA). Metstar offers a complete product line of WSR-98D S, C or X band Doppler radars. All are upgraded versions of Lockheed Martin’s NEXRAD WSR-88D radar, the backbone of the USA’s national weather radar network. The radars feature state-of-the-art computerized control, 24-hour operational capability, real-time monitoring, real-time calibration, and high accuracy and reliability. Metstar has already delivered 111 radars to various national weather services. Metstar also produces the TWP3, TWP8 and TWP16 Wind Profiler Radars. These radars are upgraded versions of Lockheed Martin’s proven Wind Profiler Radar that has been deployed successfully for many years in the USA’s National Profiler Network. The TWP8 provides clear air wind profiles to a height of 8 km while the TWP16 provides coverage to 16 km.
Booth Number(S): 721
Booth Number(S): 724
Please stop by our booth to enjoy 20% discount on all the titles on display and enter our daily raffle for a chance to win a book of your choice. Featured books include: AMS Louis J. Battan Award winning textbook Introduction to Modern Climate Change by Andrew Dessler; our new textbook Essentials of the Earth's Climate System by Barry/Hall-McKim; forthcoming IPCC AR5 report Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis; McCleman Climate and Human Migration; Burt The Weather Observer’s Handbook; Moene & van Dam Transport in the Atmosphere-Vegetation-Soil Continuum; Wang Physics and Dynamics of Clouds and Precipitation; and many more. Speak with editor Matt Lloyd (email@example.com) about book proposals, instructor copy requests, and much more! Visit www.cambridge.org/earth to browse and order all of our Earth science titles at a discount.
815 W 1800 N
Logan, UT 84321
Booth Number(S): 329
Campbell Scientific specializes in research-grade instrumentation for a wide range of applications relating to meteorology, micrometeorology, hydrology, renewable energy, and more. Our stand-alone measurement and control systems have been operating worldwide for over 39 years-often in extremely harsh environments. Now in our 40th year, we offer a range of sensors and systems that include but are not limited to: automated weather stations, evapotranspiration stations, eddy covariance systems, trace gas analyzers, lightning warning systems, soil moisture measurement systems, and a recently added line of optical sensors. Stop by and see what we have to offer, including our newest measurement and control device, the CR6.
Booth Number(S): 832
Booth Number(S): 913
4300 Forbes Boulevard, Suite 110
Lanham, MD 20706
Contact: Bill Woodward
Booth Number(S): 312
820 First Ave South
Seattle, WA 98134
Contact: Kevin North
Booth Number(S): 325
Coastal Environmental Systems designs, engineers and manufactures professional meteorological weather stations for every type of environmental monitoring. We build fixed base (AWOS, ASOS, AWSS, SAWS), tactical and portable weather stations, designed from the ground up to be the most accurate, rugged and flexible environmental data acquisition platforms available. Founded in 1981, Coastal has extensive experience building custom systems for extreme environments such as the North and South Poles, deserts and rain forests in the fields of Aviation, Oceanography, Hazmat, Agriculture, Air Quality, and Scientific Research. Coastal customers include the U.S. Government, U.S. Military, FAA, National Weather Service, and many Foreign Militaries.
850 Kacena Road
Hiawatha, IA 52233
Contact: Jakelyn Coon
Booth Number(S): 406
Crystal Group Inc, an employee-owned small business located in Hiawatha, Iowa, USA, designs and manufactures deployment-ready, rugged servers, displays, networking, embedded, and storage devices that fit mission critical applications. For over 26 years Crystal Group has been developing rugged computing solutions for our customers' most challenging needs. All products are designed and built to meet and exceed MIL-STDs 810F/G, 167-1, 461E/F and MIL-S-901D. Crystal Group has AS9100C and ISO 9001:2008 certified QMS.
455 Springpark Place Ste. 150
Herndon, VA 20170
Contact: Jim Bailey
Telephone: 301 938 2128
Booth Number(S): 441
CyberData is an SBA Certified Minority Woman-owned 8(a) Company incorporated in 2000. Since our foundation, CyberData has built a leading reputation by delivering enterprise class solutions within prescribed timelines and budgets. Our approach to business analysis, system design and implementation provides our clients with effective mission critical software development and deployment. We have unrivaled experience in guiding application development and process improvement across groups, divisions, and entire enterprises. We organize our development efforts around effective repeatable processes that are continually measurable and subject to close customer feedback. Our process-oriented environment allows us to deliver high quality services and offer significantly lower costs and fast turnaround time for deliverables.
3465 Diablo Avenue
Hayward, CA 94545
Contact: Susan Foxall
Booth Number(S): 235, W1109
Davis Instruments is a privately-owned manufacturer of high-quality weather, automotive and marine products. Located in Hayward, CA, all manufacturing is handled on site, including research, engineering, production and distribution. Vantage Connect®, Davis’ newest product, tracks weather data from any remote location that has cellular coverage using cloud technology. Solar-powered and self-contained, Vantage Connect combines the function of a weather station receiver and a cellular modem to report weather data from multiple Davis Weather Station configurations. Great for remotely monitoring one location or creating weather networks for commercial broadcast, research or industry applications. Davis is a recognized leader in providing affordable, precision weather instruments to meet the needs of the consumer and commercial marketplaces. Used by meteorologists and many industry professionals, Davis’ Vantage Pro2™ and Vantage Vue® weather stations have become trusted, integral tools thanks to their renowned accuracy and durability. To learn more, please visit Booth 235 or visit www.davisnet.com.
1430 Harrison Ave.
Contact: Helen Lewis
Booth Number(S): 809
DeTect's Meteorological Systems Group is the leader in advancing wind profiler technology and offers a new generation of advanced, modern systems that incorporate the latest in digital processing technology, antenna design and overall functionality delivering significantly improved system performance, data quality and reliability over legacy designs. DeTect's engineers and meteorologists have a broad range experience in design, development, testing, installation, operation, maintenance and data analysis on operational and research wind profiler systems worldwide.
Booth Number(S): 829
DMT instruments are deployed on projects such as climate research, air quality monitoring, and investigations of cloud/aerosol physics, Measurement capabilities include various aerosol and cloud particle properties such as concentrations of black carbon, CCN, ice nuclei and primary biological aerosol particle (PBAP); size distributions; LWC; and particle-phase information. Stop by Booth #829 to view our suite of instruments.
124 Grove Street Suite 225
Franklin, MA 2038
Contact: Gregg Leighton
Booth Number(S): 237
While most sensors hide indoors during harsh weather, E+E Elektronik’s sensors can withstand the harshest elements and outshine the darkest storm. Humidity and temperature play an important role in meteorology, and exact measurement of these climatic values is the basis for appropriate forecasts and significant recordings. E+E Elektronik is your sensor specialist for all of your meteorological applications producing sensors and transmitters for the measurement of humidity, CO2 , dew point, air velocity, flow, and temperature, and moisture in oil sensors. Sensors are offered in a wide range of options from your smallest sensing element for OEM applications, to transmitters with analog and digital outputs, to hand-held meters for commissioning and testing, and finally dataloggers for critical applications that require constant reporting with repeatable results. E+E Elektronik operates a nationally accredited calibration laboratory and is appointed to maintain the “National Standard for Humidity in Austria,” ensuring accurate readings for the life of the sensor, and is also NIST traceable. E+E Elektronik partners with numerous meteorological institutes from KNMI (Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute) in The Netherlands to the DWD (Deutscher Wetterdienst), Germany’s National Meteorological Service, and we look forward to partnering with you!
12410 Milestone Center Drive
Germantown, MD 20876
Contact: Sean Acton
Booth Number(S): 703
Earth Networks operates the world’s largest weather observation and total lightning detection networks, and is building the largest greenhouse gas monitoring and boundary layer networks. Observational data and enterprise solutions from Earth Networks combine to inform and alert consumers, utilities, schools, professional sports teams, emergency response crews, government entities, professional sports teams and others around the world, providing them with advanced environmental warnings and intelligence for decision making and safety during weather and climate events, and for improved business operations. The company’s popular WeatherBug® mobile, desktop and online apps, and website provide local weather, superior forecasts and advanced severe weather alerts to millions of consumers. Earth Networks collaborates with renowned scientists and organizations in developing robust data reliability standards and methodologies. Earth Networks (www.earthnetworks.com) is headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area with offices in Mountain View, Calif.; New York, NY; Milan, Italy and a local presence in 50 countries worldwide.
14401 Sweitzer Lane Suite 300
Contact: Lisa Perez
Booth Number(S): 135
ERT is a science and technology company with expertise in scientific research and modeling, remote and in-situ sensing, weather and climate analysis, system and software engineering, science data management and analysis, and education and outreach. For NOAA NESDIS and OAR, we are developing advanced Earth remote sensing algorithms for GOES-R, Tsunami NPP, and JPSS satellites; providing climate and weather data stewardship and system maintenance and operations; developing/upgrading satellite ground systems; and enhancing air quality and aerosol modeling. For NOAA's NWS, we are developing and modernizing the Tsunami center IT systems, providing AWIPS software integration and maintenance support, and other operational engineering services. For NOAA's NOS and NMFS, we provide scientific, natural resource management, IT, system development, and education and outreach support.
ERT is a woman-owned company headquartered in Laurel, Maryland, and offices across the United States. Founded in 1993, ERT provides scientific analysis and modeling, engineering, environmental, and information technology services to NOAA, NASA, the US Army Corps of Engineers, US Geological Survey, and other Federal and state government agencies. For more information, visit www.ertcorp.com.
416 W Congress St
Tucson, AZ 85701
Contact: Anna Katz
Booth Number(S): 907
EarthCube aims to transform the conduct of research through the development of community-guided cyberinfrastructure to integrate information and data across to geosciences. It is a collaboration between the U.S. National Science Foundation and Earth, atmosphere, ocean, computer, information, and social scientists, educators, data managers, and others.
95 South Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Contact: Tsukasa Kobashi
Telephone: 408 977 7751
Booth Number(S): 330
EKO Instruments has a long-standing reputation for innovative, quality products for the worldwide meteorological, atmospheric environment and photovoltaic market. EKO products for meteorological include our STR-21G/22G solar trackers for mounting pyrheliometers and shaded pyranometers, the MS-56 pyrheliometer, ISO class solar pyranometers, UV radiometers and a suite of grating spectroradiometers. EKO is accredited by ISO17025 calibration facility.
128 South Industrial Boulevard
Enterprise, AL 36330
Contact: Chris Goode
Booth Number(S): 611
Businesses and organizations impacted by disruptive weather need the industry-leading weather radar systems from EEC to protect people and assets. With over 40-years of trusted service, and a growing customer base of over 1000 installations, EEC remains the worldwide leader in the development and production of the most sophisticated radar system technology.
At EEC, we strive to make world-class weather radar products that deliver the best experience for our customers. In 2013, we expanded our product line with ushering in the future of X-band weather radars, EEC’s Ranger radar series.
New to AMS 2014, EEC is introducing our new TeleSpace product line. TeleSpace offers geostationary and polar satellite ground stations for the collection, processing, display, and distribution of data from the space-based environmental observing system. With TeleSpace, EEC is now the complete remote sensing provider.
Visit our booth to see the latest developments in weather radar system technologies.
Booth Number(S): 326
336 Leffingwell Ave., Suite 112
St. Louis, MO 63122
Contact: Donald LaPoint
Telephone: 314 821 1022
Booth Number(S): 541
With over 270 radar systems deployed worldwide, EWR is the industry leader in portable weather radar. EWR's customers include the U.S. Department of Defense, foreign militaries and commercial clients. EWR systems combine state-of-the-art solid state transmitters, pulse compression and hybrid pulse technology with innovative design to provide safety, accuracy and reliability. EWR's field-proven, full turn-key weather radar solutions deploy in one hour or less.
EWR's clientele require a complete picture of an operational environment to maintain optimal awareness. EWR's portable weather radar systems provide surveillance information through interrogation of weather phenomena and generate, display, store and distribute its products through user-friendly WeatherScoutTM software that allow key decision makers to plan, prepare, mitigate and adapt.
EWR has expanded its product line to include: E750 Polarimetric Radar, Dual Polarization mobile Phased Array, and new Rapid Response RadarTM truck. EWR is an Industry Partner of CASA and the Dallas/Ft. Worth X-Band Test Bed.
400 Initiative Drive
Rochester, NY 14606
Contact: Ann Muscosky
Booth Number(S): 307
Leveraging over 40 years experience, Exelis is a world leader in the development and production of reliable climate and environmental monitoring sensors, systems, subsystems and software. These solutions, coupled with expert engineering services, capture, process, visualize and analyze earth images, climate change and other environmental data. In addition, Exelis developed and produced sophisticated imaging and sounding space-qualified payload systems with operational experience in Geostationary Earth Orbiting and Low Earth Orbiting programs that have consistently achieved 100% on-orbit mission success. The proven leading-edge technology that Exelis creates allows for commercial and government customers to use this information to monitor and predict weather and climate change and to conduct scientific research, all vital in forming national policy, protecting and saving lives and property, ensuring efficient and effective commerce and economic growth, and creating a more livable environment.
Booth Number(S): 240
FT Technologies Ltd designs and manufactures solid state wind sensors based on acoustic resonance technology. Robust, small, light, low power and reliable, our sensors are installed all over the world and deployed in extreme climates, where they report data availability rates of >99.9998%.
Conforming to 28 international environmental and military standards, as well as the UL/CSA 61010 safety standard, our sensors are designed for integration into met masts, weather stations, wind turbines, buoys, ships and cleanrooms.
With a 30 year history and >80,000 sensors installed worldwide, FT Technologies Ltd is synonymous with reliability, quality and performance.
Booth Number(S): 631
Booth Number(S): 531
Saltmarsh Park 67 Gosport Street
Lymington Hampshire United Kingdom
Contact: Shirley Dixon
Telephone: 01590 613500
Booth Number(S): 903
Gill Instruments is a world leader in the field of ultrasonic wind measurement and weather monitoring solutions, with further expertise in ignition and emissions control for industrial gas engines.
Gill products are renowned for their excellent long-term reliability in a wide range of harsh environments.
At AMS, Gill will be presenting MetStream; a powerful weather systems data logger and processor with an integrated web server which enables you to communicate with your devices from anywhere worldwide.
Metstream - Interface, communicate, store and stream information without limits.
7855 Walker Drive Suite 200
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Contact: Michael Wooster
Booth Number(S): 815
Headquartered in Greenbelt, Maryland, Global Science & Technology, Inc. (GST) also has offices in: Arlington, Virginia; Fairmont, West Virginia; Asheville, North Carolina; and Boulder, Colorado.
GST provides service in the fields of science, engineering, Information Technology (IT), and technical support to government, industry, and academic clients. Our major clients include NOAA, National Weather Service (NWS), NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, and NASA Headquarters. We provide system and software design, development, engineering, test and integration for the NOAA Comprehensive Large Array-Data Stewardship System (CLASS). We also support the Climate Data Record (CDR) Program at the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). Also for NOAA, we support activities for the Joint Polar Satellite System Program and the NOAA Center for Satellite Applications and Research (STAR). For the NWS, we have taken the lead in developing a mobile weather data system called MoPED or Mobile Environmental Data Platform System. We are also managing the creation of a National Mesonet Program for the NWS.
Our work for NASA includes the development of the Earth Observing System Data Information System (EOSDIS) Clearing House (ECHO). We also developed the NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System (NSPIRES). Other NASA-related work includes support of the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio (SVS), Direct Characterization Laboratory (DCL), and the Direct Readout Laboratory (DRL).
We are investigating a new concept called the Terrestrial Ecosystem Dynamics (TerEDyn) mission. This project will significantly advance Earth System Science by documenting, with an unprecedented combination of spatial and temporal resolution, terrestrial ecosystems dynamics as affected by human activities and natural events.
GST has built a global reputation for serving clients through effective technology utilization and an intense customer focus. Our passion for innovation, tempered by years of real-world business experience, has made us a technology solution provider of choice for Government and industry alike. We pride ourselves on the public and private partnerships we have built and maintained since 1991.
Muggenhofer Str. 95
Contact: Florian Schmidmer
Booth Number(S): 728
GRAW will show it's GPS radiosonde model DFM-09 which performed very well at the last WMO radiosonde accuracy intercomparison in China with scores between 4.25 and 5 in all categories, whereas 5 is the maximum achievable score!
Apart from the proven high accuracy, the outstanding characteristics of this GPS radiosonde are the compactness, the very low weight (< 90 grams, ready for start) and the simple handling.
GRAW is a well established German company developing and manufacturing Upper Air Sounding Systems since 1938. GRAW’s customers are military and meteorological institutions worldwide.
1025 West NASA Blvd.
Melbourne, FL 32919
Contact: Rob Goyer
Booth Number(S): 603
Implementing GOES-R - The Power of Partnership
As a trusted partner to NOAA and DOD for more than five decades, Harris continues to design, develop, and integrate satellite ground systems and data processing solutions to support satellite operations critical to the global weather community.
Today, Harris is poised to deliver the ground system for NOAA’s Next Generation Satellite Series – GOES-R. GOES-R will provide more frequent, higher resolution data and information, enabling users throughout North & South America to monitor and observe severe weather events more effectively, and to produce value-added products and services for a wider audience of stakeholders.
Harris’ IT architecture that generates these products leverages the engineering skills and advanced technologies that have enabled Harris to create other highly reliable, mission-critical solutions for customers worldwide.
Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. The company has approximately $5 billion of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees.
Come to Booth #603 to see the power of GOES-R data… Are you ready?
7474 Greenway Center Drive Suite 800
Greenbelt, MD 21401
Contact: Victoria Thompson
Booth Number(S): 537
INNOVIM, LLC is a Woman Owned Small Business serving the needs of the NOAA and NASA community. Founded in 2003 with a focus on innovative uses of science and technology, INNOVIM now has over 100 employees, has incubated three technologies now in development, and spun off a joint venture and a subsidiary. Our disciplines span Earth observation applications, utilizing our knowledge in space systems and atmospheric science integrated with our expertise in data management and scientific programming to achieve real world benefits for the United States and around the globe.
Our disciplines include:
- Weather & Climate
- Earth & Space Science
- Sensor Instrument Technology
- Satellite Data and Information Technology
- Systems Engineering
- Space & Ground Communications
INNOVIM recently accepted responsibility for two key and wide ranging roles within NOAA: scientific and software support of the Climate Prediction Center (CPC) and the National Weather Service (NWS) Organizational and Budget Restructure.
3854 Broadmoor Ave SE Ste 107
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
Contact: Fred Clowney
Telephone: (616) 285-7810
Booth Number(S): 820
InterMet is a leading supplier of atmospheric sounding systems for research, military and synoptic applications. We offer the most complete line of ground stations ranging from the smallest portables to the largest radiotheodolites.
InterMet's radiosondes are available in 403 and 1680 MHz , with or without pressure sensors. The programmable iMet-1-RS is the most widely used research sonde for ozone, CFH and UAV integration, and can be used with multiple receivers and software packages.
We specialze in custom designs and applications - as well as the most affordable systems for field campaigns. Please stop by and see what InterMet can do you you.
1939 Live Oak Cemetery Road
Killeen, TX 76542
Contact: Lloyd Anderson
Booth Number(S): 918
The Japan Meteorological Business Support Center (JMBSC) is a unique non-profit foundation established under the authorization of the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA, the National Meteorological Service of Japan) to enhancement of weather business in accordance with the Meteorological Service Law of the government. JMBSC, among its widely ranged services, provides official mechanisms to distribute meteorological information and data issued by JMA to private/commercial weather information industry, to calibrate meteorological instruments and to implement the national examination for certificated forecaster.
Recently, the private weather sector in Japan is rapidly evolving to cope with increasing demands and expanding requirements in both of weather sensing and data processing systems as well the weather information services. JMBSC and our Exhibition Team composed by leading companies of the meteorological instruments in Japan are pleased to demonstrate our state-of-art weather sensing technologies and services at the Annual Meeting and Exhibition.
125 Wilbur Place
Bohemia, NY 11716
Contact: Victor Cassella
Booth Number(S): 431
Kipp & Zonen provides class-leading instruments for measuring solar radiation and atmospheric properties in Meteorology, Climatology, Hydrology, Industry, Renewable Energy, Agriculture and Public Health.
Kipp & Zonen is the specialist in the measurement of solar and sky radiation, from the ultraviolet to the far infrared. We offer a complete range of high quality instrumentation and accessories, from reliable cost-effective products to the best performance available. Our pyranometers, for example, are used in meteorological networks around the world.
Furthermore, our expertise and close links with the scientific community have led to high-end solutions for the measurement of atmospheric properties such as stratospheric Ozone, UV Spectra and evapo-transpiration.
Our mission is to satisfy the fundamental need to monitor atmospheric properties related to climate change, classical meteorology, agriculture, renewable energy and the available water budget.
Video link to Kipp & Zonen in 1 minute: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bscWWS8KDFU&feature=player_embedded
Contact: Lotte Myrvoll
Booth Number(S): 915
Kongsberg Spacetec is the world leading provider of turnkey satellite ground stations for Earth observation satellites and processing software for remote sensing applications.
We also offer specialized solutions to the meteorological community.
Kongsberg Spacetec provides:
- Ground station control
- Meteorological receiving stations
- Value-added products such as ship and oil detection
Please visit us at booth 915 or www.spacetec.no
Booth Number(S): 439
43 RUE DE LIEGE
Telephone: +33 (0)1 81 87 05 00
Booth Number(S): 339
LEOSPHERE is a world leader in LiDAR (LIght Detection And Ranging) atmospheric remote observations. The company offers industrial and turn-key remote-sensing instruments for accurate wind measurement, as well as aerosol tracking (such as dust or volcanic ash), cloud height and atmospheric structure retrieval.
LEOSPHERE is presenting its exclusive range of Wind and Aerosol LiDAR Systems:
.The WINDCUBE 400S-AT for wind shears detection to 10 km range in real time with automatic alert generation for air traffic controllers.
.The R-MAN 510, a Raman LiDAR Super Ceilometer, the ultimate answer for the localization and characterization of clouds, aerosol plumes and volcanic ash threats up to 20km range
.The Long Range WINDCUBE family:
--The WINDCUBE 20, a portable LiDAR for high precision wind measurements up to 600 meters.
--The WINDCUBE100S/200S/400S, 3D Doppler scanning Wind LiDARs enhanced with optional clouds/aerosols detection capability.
4647 Superior Street
Lincoln, NE 68504
Contact: Eric Price
Booth Number(S): 911
Visit LI-COR's booth (#907) to see the latest instrumentation for environmental research, including radiation sensors, LI-250A Light Meter, LI-1400 Datalogger, and infrared gas analyzers, including the LI-7500A and LI-7200 CO2/H2O analyzers, and the LI-7700 Open Path CH4 Analyzer. The LI-7500A is a high performance, non-dispersive open path gas analyzer designed for flux measurements. The LI-7200 is a compact, enclosed CO2/ H2O analyzer that combines the benefits of open and closed path gas analyzers. The LI-7700 is designed for remote field deployment for eddy covariance measurements, and features Ethernet connectivity, self-cleaning optics, low power requirements, and no pumps or tubing. The LI-7500A, LI-7200, and LI-7700 can be integrated into complete systems provided by LI-COR for making measurements using the eddy covariance technique. LI-COR will be featuring these eddy covariance systems, including new solutions for remote communications, and real-time flux processing hardware and software packages.
Booth Number(S): 500, W1039
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 116,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration, and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products, and services.
820 E Mason Unit A
Santa BArbara, CA 93103
Contact: Ann Pattison
Booth Number(S): 433
LUFFT, located in Fellbach near Stuttgart, has been developing and producing professional components and systems for climate and environment measurement for more than 130 years. The precision workmanship of highly skilled specialists has enabled the LUFFT label to be known and the products to be purchased worldwide. Intelligent meteorological sensors form the basis of highly available measuring networks along roads, rail and at airports all over the world. Meteorological services and environmental bodies appreciate the precise and long lasting Lufft quality as do building equipment manufacturers and energy suppliers as well.
LUFFT products and equipment are to be found wherever atmospheric pressure, temperature, relative humidity and other environmental factors require to be measured or recorded. In all we do, we hold true our philosophy of tradition and innovation.
1600 NW Washington Blvd.
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Contact: Robert Beckius
Booth Number(S): 619
Met One Instruments, Inc. is a US based manufacturer of meteorological, hydrological and air quality monitoring sensors and instruments. Our equipment is used around the world at industrial sites, power plants, agricultural stations, evaporation monitoring, and dam sites. Our sensors and automated weather stations are used by NOAA for long term climatology studies of earths rain fall and changing temperature. Wherever scientific measurements are made, Met One Instruments’ products are in use.
Contact: Ulrike Trebesius
Telephone: +49 4121 4359 47
Booth Number(S): 630
Metek GmbH manufactures and delivers worldwide modern meteorological measuring systems and sensors ideally fitting to to the specific needs of operational and scientific meteorological instrumentations: (heated) sonics for wind and turbulence measurements, SODAR/RASS for wind/temperature profiling as mobile versions or as long range versions (airports), Micro Rain Radar for vertical monitoring of precipitation and melting zone (bright band), Cloud Radar up to 15 km range (1024 height steps) for routine cloud statistic and research purposes. Metek also offers the Halo Photonics Doppler Lidar system Stream Line and Stream Line Pro for sophisticated boundary layer monitoring and wind measurements in height ranges up to 10 km. All sensors and systems are offered also for rental.
Abinger House Church Street
Dorking Surrey United Kingdom
Contact: Simon Willard
Telephone: +44 (0)1306 743744
Booth Number(S): 532
UKIP Media & Events Ltd is a UK-based organisation specialising in niche technical conferences, exhibitions and magazines. Our highly successful and unique products include:
Meteorological Technology World Expo, the largest exhibition of meteorological technology in the World, with 150 exhibitors demonstrating the very latest in observation and prediction technologies for better environmental monitoring, weather forecasting and business decision-making. Our 2014 Event returns to Brussels, Belgium, from 21st to 23rd October.
Meteorological Technology International magazine, the only international journal focused on meteorological technology in research, civil, defense and commercial applications. Published twice per year and with over 18500 readers in every country in the World, Meteorological Technology International provides a valuable resource for organisations needing more-effective methodologies and technologies.
Come and see us on booth number 532 for your free copy of Meteorological Technology International and to see a video review of our latest exhibition in Brussels.
10948 Beaver Dam Road
Hunt Valley, MD 21030
Contact: Steve Eagan
Booth Number(S): 924
Booth Number(S): 300, W1115
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NASA Earth System Science conducts and sponsors research, collects new observations from space, develops technologies and extends science and technology education to learners of all ages. We work closely with our global partners in government, industry, and the public to enhance economic security, and environmental stewardship, benefiting society in many tangible ways. We conduct and sponsor research to answer fundamental science questions about the changes we see in climate, weather, and natural hazards, and deliver sound science that helps decision-makers make informed decisions.
Booth Number(S): 222
The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
is a federally funded research and development center supported by
the U.S. National Science Foundation. Together with its partners at
universities and research centers, NCAR is dedicated to exploring
and understanding the atmosphere and its interactions with the Sun,
the oceans, the biosphere, and human society.
Booth Number(S): 103
NOAA is a science-based agency that preserves the nation's natural resources, protects the lives and property of its citizens, and supports the economy. It conducts research and gathers data about the global oceans, atmosphere, space, and sun, and applies this knowledge to science and service supporting the nation. NOAA provides weather information; conducts research on climate on the land, in the air, and oceans; warns of dangerous weather; charts the seas; and guides the use and protection of ocean and coastal resources. NOAA's services are involved with about 30 percent of the nation's gross domestic product -- about $3 trillion of the U.S. economy.
500 Fifth Street NW
, DC 20001
Contact: Jane Dell'Amore
Booth Number(S): 129
The National Research Council of the National Academies offers awards on a quarterly basis for graduate, postdoctoral and senior research in US federal Laboratories and affiliated information. The NRC/NA is represented at booth #129 in the AMS exhibit hall. Detailed information is also available online at www.nationalacademies.org/rap.
Booth Number(S): 310
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is the primary Federal agency supporting research at the frontiers of knowledge, across all fields of science and engineering (S&E) and all levels of S&E education. NSF-funded research and education projects - selected through competitive, merit-based review - have fueled many important innovations that in turn have stimulated economic growth and improved the quality of life and health for all Americans. The Directorate for Geosciences, and in particular the Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, supports the AMS community by making responsible investments in fundamental research, technology development and education that enable discoveries, nuture a diverse scientific workforce, and help attain a prosperous and sustainable future.
Booth Number(S): 822
3200 Samson Way
Bellevue, NE 68123
Contact: Fritz VanWijngaarden
Telephone: 402 682-4440
Booth Number(S): 217, W1203
Northrop Grumman is a premier provider of C4ISR, geospatial environmental information, sensor technologies and platforms, and decision support tools. The company applies expert knowledge of meteorology, information technology, spacecraft, manned and unmanned aircraft, sensors, and data management to enhance systems and services for reliable discovery and delivery of environmental information for impact-based decision support. In partnership with customers, Northrop Grumman is enhancing terrestrial, space and climate environmental information for our nation. Please visit www.northropgrumman.com for more information.
Booth Number(S): 905
2 Metropolitan Court, Suite 6
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Contact: Wil Marsh
Telephone: 301 963-3630
Booth Number(S): 629
Optical Scientific Inc. (OSi) founded in 1985 and the inventor of the first commercially available present weather sensor has been the leader in optical meteorological sensor technology for over 25 years. OSi’s optical rain gauge (ORG-815) and present weather/visibility sensors (OWI-430, OWI-650) offer unmatched performance and value.
OSi now offers the new Modular Automated Weather Observing System (MAWOS). MAWOS is designed to meet ICAO, NWS, FAA, and Canadian Aviation Standards. OSi has been the clear leader in optical meteorological sensor technology for over two decades. Now entire OSi MAWOS are being sold directly to system integrators and end users. By providing the complete system, OSi ensures customer satisfaction, system reliability, and unprecedented customer technical support. The MAWOS is a very cost effective professional AWOS.
45101 Warp Drive
Dulles, VA 20166
Contact: John Dyster
Booth Number(S): 623
As the industry leader in small space and rocket systems, Orbital provides a complete set of reliable, cost-effective mission solutions. Our spacecraft include Low Earth Orbit (LEO) observatories for Earth and space science, remote sensing, and climatological missions; small and medium geosynchronous Earth orbit (GEO) communications satellites; spacecraft for national security missions; and deep space probes. We provide light- and medium-class launch vehicles to transport satellites into orbit, interceptor booster vehicles and target rockets to test missile defense systems, and commercial cargo resupply services for the International Space Station using our new Antares™ rocket and Cygnus™ advanced maneuvering spacecraft. In addition, Orbital supplies full service engineering, production, and technical services to NASA, Department of Defense, commercial and academic space programs. Orbital's substantial operational experience includes over 1,000 satellites, launch vehicles and other space-related systems delivered or under contract since 1982.
1845 W. 205th St.
Torrance, CA 90501
Contact: Emily Campbell
Booth Number(S): 440
Physical Optics Corporation is a systems integrator of advanced technology serving the military, defense, security and commercial markets. POC houses some of the most highly advanced and unique research laboratories, as well as engineering, prototyping, development, testing and production facilities. Manufacturing thrust areas include next generation avionics systems such as flight data recorders, advanced data transfer systems and mass memory units for both military and commercial aircraft. Other product efforts include integrated wearable networks, surveillance systems, agile RF filters for electronic warfare, and a developing product line of smart industrial metrology solutions.
789 E. Eisenhower Parkway
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Contact: Lisa Alent
Booth Number(S): 730
ProQuest® connects people with vetted, reliable information. Key to serious research, the company’s products are a gateway to the world’s knowledge including dissertations, governmental and cultural archives, news, historical collections, and ebooks. ProQuest technologies serve users across the critical points in research, helping them discover, access, share, create, and manage information.
The company’s cloud-based technologies offer flexible solutions for librarians, students, and researchers through the ProQuest®, Bowker®, Dialog®, EBL® ebrary®, and Serials Solutions® businesses – and notable research tools such as the Summon® discovery service, RefWorks Flow™, Pivot™, and Intota®, a new library services platform.
10 Technology Drive
Wallingford, CT 06492
Contact: Caroline Zhu
Booth Number(S): 910
Proton Onsite is a global leader in hydrogen energy and innovative gas solutions. Our advanced proton exchange membrane (PEM) electrolysis systems coupled with our uncompromising attention to excellence and quality enables us to deliver, install and support gas generation units on every continent. Proton Onsite serves meteorological market by providing an alternation lift gas solution where helium is unavailable or prohibitively expensive. HOGEN® hydrogen generation systems are ideally suited to producing hydrogen at its point of use.
11091 Sunset Hills Rd Suite 200
Reston, VA 20190
Contact: Ian Arroyo
Booth Number(S): 636
QinetiQ North America delivers world-class technology, responsive services and innovative solutions for global markets. Our solutions increase readiness, improve mission effectiveness, streamline operations and enhance security; with a suite of products that separate good people from the dangers they face. Our suite of meteorological sensors deliver accurate, actionable information to end users in all environments. Low cost and expendable, these sensors provide precise, real-time readings to support decisions and missions based on current conditions. Learn more at QinetiQ-NA.com.
2801 AERO PARK DR
TRAVERSE CITY, MI 49686
Contact: John Campbell
Booth Number(S): 211
R.M. Young Company specializes in the development and manufacture of meteorological instruments for surface meteorological measurements. The company, celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2014, has earned a reputation for producing cost-effective, quality instrumentation. Young products have gained acceptance worldwide for applications in meteorology, oceanography, air-quality monitoring, agriculture and forestry, fire and emergency response, transportation, and energy development.
Primary products are sensors for measurement of:
- wind speed
- wind direction
- radiation shileds for accurate measurement of temperature
- delta T
- relative humidity
- precipitation gauges
- barometric pressure sensors
Microprocessor based translators, indicators, and signal-conditioning units provide display and systems interfacing.
4909 Nautilus Court North Suite 110
Boulder, CO 80301
Contact: David Patton
Booth Number(S): 908
The Radiometrics MP-3000A thermodynamic profiler provides continuous temperature and humidity profiles with radiosonde-equivalent accuracy, and unique liquid soundings. Time series of forecast indices are available through optional software, as are Skew-T plots and other standard displays. Applications include convection and severe weather forecasting, wind energy forecasting (stability), utility load forecasting, weather modification, air quality monitoring, and atmospheric research. With over 240 profiler systems deployed worldwide, Radiometrics is the leader in ground-based thermodynamic atmospheric remote sensing.
22260 Pacific Blvd. Suite 606-L4-1
Dulles, VA 20166
Contact: James Olson
Booth Number(S): 507, W1216
Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 92 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services. For more about Raytheon, visit us at www.raytheon.com and follow us on Twitter @raytheon.
2 Red Oak Rd
Saint James, NY 11780
Contact: Thomas Schreiber
Booth Number(S): 530
Remtech is a company with offices in France and the USA which manufactures and maintains the REMTECH DOPPLER SODAR and the RASS (Radio Accoustic Sounding System). Our DOPPLER SODAR systems remotely measure the vertical profile of wind speed, direction, thermal stratification and turbulence parameters (sigma W, sigma theta) up to 400, 700, 2,000 and 3,000 meters average altitude range depending on Sodar model. The RASS system which measures remotely temperature profiles in the atmosphere shows an average altitude range of 1,000 meters. Remtech will be featuring our new PA-XS sodar.
2950 E Harmony Road
Fort Collins, CO 80528
Contact: Mary-Jo Briguglio
Booth Number(S): 334
1710 SAIC Drive
McLean, VA 22102
Contact: Jennifer Hahn
Booth Number(S): 111
SAIC is a leading technology integrator providing full life-cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC's deep domain knowledge and customer relationships enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex government and commercial projects. SAIC's approximately 14,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. federal government, state/local, and global commercial markets, specializing in providing a broad range of higher-end, differentiated technical capabilities. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC has annual revenues of about $4 billion. For more information, visit http://www.saic.com/
Contact: Bettina Schrauf
Booth Number(S): 400
Scintec produces the most advanced and comprehensive line of wind and temperature profilers in SODAR, RADAR and RASS technology. Continuing scientific innovation, outstanding product design and customer oriented philosophy has made Scintec a global leader in this field. Scintec also offers optical SCINTILLOMETERS for the measurement of boundary layer turbulence and heat flux.
Customers include research institutes and universities, the military, major airports, and weather services worldwide.
Scintec is ISO 9001:2008 certified.
Please come and visit us at booth no. 400
Booth Number(S): 420
SeaSpace Corporation provides antenna ground stations and TeraScan® software to over 500 customers world-wide, on all seven continents including Antarctica, and on many vessels including U.S. icebreakers. SeaSpace most recently supported customers wishing to receive and process the United States’ newest Earth observing satellite, Suomi NPP, and is working towards providing systems for reception of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) next generation weather satellite, GOES-R, in 2015.
Besides ground stations, SeaSpace Corporation provides real-time data to customers via its WorldMet® data service. The satellites available include GOES, MTSAT, COMS, MSG, Meteosat, Suomi NPP, Tera, Aqua, NOAA, and MetOp. With the availability of reliable internet, this is now a viable option for many customers. Let SeaSpace be your provider of “Earth on Demand.”
950 N. Glebe Rd. Suite 1100
Arlington, VA 22203
Contact: Jason Eister
Booth Number(S): 823
950 North Glebe Rd.
Suite 1100Arlington, VA 22203
Booth No: 823
Solers, Inc. provides cutting edge solutions developing Service-Based Ground Enterprises and Satellite Ground Segments for our trusted partners in the federal and commercial sectors. Our solutions use an open standards-based SOA built on commodity hardware and high performance compute environments with a data processing framework that delivers improved functionality at a competitive price. The SOA-based ground systems support multiple tenants and sensor data across a cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) with cloud resource management capabilities.
Solers is the prime contractor developing the Environmental Satellite Processing and Distribution System (ESPDS) for NOAA/NESDIS, migrating the Environmental Satellite Processing Center (ESPC) away from “stove-piped” product generation and distribution systems to a common/converged ground segment. To learn more about Solers’ capabilities, please stop by our booth (#823).
215 Parkway North P.O. Box 285
Waterford, CT 6385
Contact: Rip Coleman
Telephone: 860 326 3635
Booth Number(S): 424
Sonalysts, Inc. is an employee-owned, small business headquartered in Waterford, CT with many additional offices located throughout the United States.
Sonalysts’ wXstation ® and Dispatch Weather Client ™ comprise a highly flexible and robust commercial command and control system used to support U.S. and international airlines. The system integrates real-time flight tracks, flight plans, and weather, as well as aviation navigational data and traditional Geographic Information Systems data. This system has been supporting airlines and aviation weather forecasters 24x7 for more than 19 years.
Sonalysts has extensive experience in the design, development, and delivery of state-of-the-art operations research, system development and engineering, training, analysis, and management support systems. We continue to provide solutions to U.S. and international defense, Government, and commercial customers.
Booth Number(S): 723
Booth Number(S): 803
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Sutron Corporation of Virginia, with our MeteoStar Divisions in Colorado, and Texas, is a worldwide provider of Hydrologic, Meteorologic, Environmental, Air Quality and Oceanic monitoring systems, data management/display, forecasting/modeling and software as well as decision support system analysis tools.
Sutron's comprehensive monitoring, forecasting and warning solutions extend and secure mission-critical meteorological applications. Our portfolio includes a broad range of equipment, systems and enhanced software to ensure next-generation technological solutions and greater support and resources worldwide.
Advanced, scalable systems based on our powerful software deliver tailored, full-spectrum meteorological, hydrological and oceanic data synthesis, display and distribution solutions, providing real-time situational awareness & forecasting for decision support & emergency responders.
Since 1975 Sutron has designed, manufactured and integrated @70,000 Automatic Meteorological, Hydrological, Oceanic and Aviation Monitoring Stations in over 50 countries. Our precision products are ISO-engineered to last over a decade in all climates regardless of how extreme.
2000 14th Street North Suite 730
Arlington, VA 22201
Contact: Ashlin Bollacker
Booth Number(S): 916
Syneren Technologies is a certified 8(a), SDB, Women and Minority Owned Small Business based in Arlington, VA. Since our foundation in 2003, we’ve developed extensive capabilities in the areas of comprehensive systems and software technical support. Currently, we are supporting NOAA in 19 task orders and working with the NASA community.
Our key capabilities include:
•Program Management and Integrated Logistics
•Technical Services and Engineering
•Science and Engineering
•Research and Development
At this year’s AMS conference, Syneren is excited to announce our Senior Scientist, Alex Coletti, will present a paper on “Local Resilience of Community Water Systems and Severe Weather Patterns.” His presentation will take place on February 5th, between 2:30 and 4:00pm in Hall C3. You can find additional details here.
In addition to the presentation, we are also unveiling our customizable emergency management service, ITUS. By integrating GIS and cloud technologies we’ve developed an innovative way to serve local, state, and federal agencies in severe weather relief efforts. Stop by Booth #916 to see a demonstration and get a free promotional trial of ITUS. www.itus-us.com
P.O. Box 3000
Boulder, CO 80307-3000
Booth Number(S): 225, W1111
Visit the COMET® booth and discover an extensive library of over 700 hours of free online educational materials in the atmospheric and related sciences. COMET's MetEd Website (www.meted.ucar.edu) is an engaging collection of hundreds of training modules reaching over 300,000 registered users from 195+ countries; COMET is an international training resource for the geosciences.
Some New Module Highlights:
· Weather Radar Fundamentals
· Topics in Dynamic Meteorology: Pressure Gradient Force
· Tephigram Mastery
· Weather Decision Support for the National Airspace System
· GOES-R ABI: Next Generation Satellite Imaging
· Tropical Synoptic Meteorology Curriculum package
· New French and Spanish translations
· Review of Aeronautical Meteorology – Africa
Join our Facebook Group which has just passed the 2,000 member mark!
Discover COMET - booth 225
320 Sparkman Drive NSSTC 3052
Huntsville, AL 35805
Contact: Kevin Knupp
Booth Number(S): 738, W-OUTSIDE
The Mobile Integrated Profiling System (MIPS) is a unique ground-based remote sensing platform, which is used to study a variety of severe and hazardous weather phenomena by researchers in the Severe Weather Institute – Radar & Lightning Laboratories (SWIRLL) at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. The MIPS routinely participates in studies of land-falling hurricanes, winter cyclones, severe thunderstorms, lake effect snow, and tornadic environments. The new SWIRLL at UAH will build on the excellent collaborative severe weather and radar expertise already in place on campus and in the technology-driven region around Huntsville. These facilities are operated within the UAH’s Department of Atmospheric Science and Earth System Science Center, which are nationally recognized academic and research organizations. The faculty and students at UAH work closely with partners co-located in the National Space Science & Technology Center and Cummings Research Park, such as the National Weather Service, NASA Earth Sciences, Alabama State Climatologist, and Baron Services.
PO Box 3000
Boulder, CO 80307-3000
Contact: Carey Reynolds
Booth Number(S): 227
The UCAR Community Programs (UCP), managed by the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR), oversees nine programs (COMET, COSMIC, DLS, GLOBE, JOSS, NSDL, UNIDATA, Spark and VSP) that strengthen education and research in atmospheric, oceanic and earth science to promote scientific literacy and advance all levels of education and training. UCAR also manages the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and is a consortium of more than 75 research universities.
3300 Mitchell Lane
Boulder, CO 80301
Contact: Sheri Ruscetta
Booth Number(S): 228
Unidata is a diverse community of education and research institutions
with the common goal of sharing geoscience data and the tools to access and
visualize that data. For more than 25 years, Unidata has been providing
data, software tools, and support to enhance Earth-system education and
research. In an era of increasing data complexity and multidisciplinary
integration, Unidata provides a rich set of services to the community.
Funded primarily by the National Science Foundation, Unidata is one of
the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR)'s Community
Programs (UCP). UCP units create, conduct, and coordinate projects
that strengthen education and research in the atmospheric, oceanic, and
2 Brattle Sq 6th Floor
Cambridge, MA 2238
Contact: Jean Sideris
Booth Number(S): 731
The Union of Concerned Scientists puts rigorous, independent science to work to solve our planet's most pressing problems. Joining with citizens across the country, we combine technical analysis and effective advocacy to create innovative, practical solutions for a healthy, safe, and sustainable future. Are you interested in using your expertise, knowledge, and dedication to make a difference? Join the UCS Science Network, a continuously growing community of more than 20,000 experts.
11720 Plaza America Drive Tower 111
Reston, VA 20190
Contact: Brian Hughes
Telephone: 703 234 9875
Booth Number(S): 123
Unisys designs, builds and manages mission-critical environments for businesses and governments who have no room for error. We help our clients solve their most critical challenges by leveraging our expertise in both federal and commercial markets to help our clients secure operations, increase data center efficiency and utilization, enhance support to end users and constituents, and modernize enterprise applications.
Unisys maintains a state-of-the-art weather data center and provides weather information services for the federal government as well as commercial airlines, energy, academia and value-added resellers worldwide. Unisys leverages market innovation including big data analytics, cloud computing, mobile applications, knowledge generation and decision support integration for those sensitive to increasing weather threats. Unisys can facilitate migration of mission critical applications and systems to modern architectures and to the secure cloud through our Unisys Stealth and Forward! solutions.
120 David L Boren Blvd Suite 2900
Norman, OK 73071-4881
Contact: Kevin Kloesel
Booth Number(S): 715
The College of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences at the University of Oklahoma administers, guides, and directs an academic enterprise in geography, environmental sustainability and meteorology so as to become the international leader in weather- and climate-related education and training, environmental and sustainability studies, research and development, and extension and outreach. The College is housed in the National Weather Center in Norman, OK. The National Weather Center hosts a unique confederation of University of Oklahoma, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and state organizations that work together in partnership to improve understanding of events occurring in Earth’s atmosphere over a wide range of time and space scales.
301 David L. Boren Blvd Suite 1000
Norman, OK 73019
Contact: Carl Sinclair
Booth Number(S): 922
1225 W Dayton
Madison, WI 53726
Contact: Scott Lindstrom
Booth Number(S): 321
The Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC) is an internationally known research and development center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. With a history of remote sensing innovation spanning more than 50 years, SSEC develops and uses space-, aircraft- and ground-based instrumentation to collect and analyze observations of the Earth’s atmosphere, oceans, land surface and of other planetary atmospheres to improve our understanding of weather, climate and atmospheric processes. SSEC is a world leader in developing the algorithms and designing the ground and archive systems necessary to process atmospheric data collected from a geostationary platform. Housed within SSEC is the Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS), a world-renowned satellite meteorology research center that works in partnership with NOAA and NASA. CIMSS is an integral partner in advancing SSEC’s mission. Research breadth ranges from the study of new instrument technologies to data analysis, visualization and product development. Numerous satellite data analysis algorithms developed by CIMSS and SSEC scientists are now used operationally in weather forecasting. SSEC scientists are committed to sharing their efforts, tools and knowledge with the larger research community around the world.
PO Box 26
Contact: Riika Pikkuvirta
Telephone: 358 9 894 91
Booth Number(S): 407
Vaisala is a global leader in environmental and industrial measurement. Building on 75 years of experience, Vaisala contributes to a better quality of life by providing a comprehensive range of innovative observation and measurement products and services for chosen weather-related and industrial markets. Headquartered in Finland, Vaisala employs approximately 1400 professionals worldwide and is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki stock exchange. www.vaisala.com www.twitter.com/VaisalaGroup
95 West 100 South, Suite 150
Logan, UT 84321
Contact: Tim Jeppsen
Booth Number(S): 139
Aanderaa, WaterLOG, and YSI, all Xylem brands, design, manufacture, and engineer precision instrumentation for water and atmospheric measurement. We deliver the most technologically advanced self-contained and integrated remote observation systems for underwater and surface application. Includes environmental monitoring buoys, wireless telemetry, meteorological sensors, water quality, water velocity sensors to web based data visualization and hosting. Though YSI and its Integrated Systems & Services division we're able to provide complete system integration worldwide with on-site engineering and manufacturing to produce custom solutions. Whether it's a solution to support a full array of water quality instrumentation for unattended monitoring, or wave, tides, and currents in ocean applications, our expertise ensures reliable long-term monitoring in harsh environments. With extensive experience supplying total solutions utilizing rugged instrumentation, our quality products and proven brands help customers monitor and analyze meteorological information.
201 David L Boren Blvd Suite 270
Norman, OK 73072
Contact: Lolly Taylor
Telephone: 405579765 ext 225
Booth Number(S): 709
Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT) is an award-winning private weather corporation located in Norman, Oklahoma on the University of Oklahoma Research Campus. WDT is the sector leader, bringing the latest meteorological technologies from research to real-world applications. We offer specific expertise in radar data exploitation, forecast modeling, and automated algorithms for use within privately offered weather decision tools via GIS. Some of the world’s largest enterprises, as well as leading weather forecasting companies, rely on our superior systems and services.
WDT’s expert team of meteorologists provide global consulting, monitoring, and specialized forecasting operations that utilize and compliment our sophisticated suite of technologies.
5104 Caroline St.
Houston, TX 77004
Contact: Jill Hasling CCM
Booth Number(S): 828, W1228
Weather Research Center [WRC] was founded in 1987 and provides consulting, research and operational forecasts to the marine and offshore industry. WRC also trains recent meteorology graduated in the art of marine and tropical weather forecast as well as science education to K-12 students, families and seniors. Each meteorologist learns to teach the basics of weather through WRC's Weather Museum, Weather Camps, Weather Labs and Teacher Workshops. WRC founded the nation's first Weather Museum in 2006 in Houston's Museum District. http://www.weathercenterhouston.org
815 West 1800 North
Logan, UT 84321
Contact: Stephen Struebig
Booth Number(S): 336
WeatherHawk®, a Division of Campbell Scientific, Inc., manufactures rugged, reliable, fully self-contained weather stations for numerous applications. WeatherHawk weather stations measure air temperature, relative humidity, barometric pressure, rainfall, solar radiation, wind speed, and wind direction; with multiple communication options to fit all measurement location needs. WeatherHawk weather stations can provide near real-time data as well as a historical record for data analysis. WeatherHawk also offers a full line of handheld wind and weather meters. These devices range in function from simple wind measurements to a suite of meteorological variables right in the palm of your hand. The newest line of products include the myMET wind meter and the myBlueT temperature sensor which link to a smart phone or tablet for data display.
Booth Number(S): 722
Contact: Sylvie Couture
Booth Number(S): 819
The 1st World Weather Open Science Conference will be held in Montréal, Canada, August 16-21, 2014. The overarching theme of the conference is 'Seamless Prediction of the Earth System: from minutes to months'. The Conference is structured around two programs: " The Science Program which will cover basic weather research that extends our knowledge of processes and systems as well as the applied research needed to put prediction systems together and assess the impacts of weather and climate events. " The User, Application & Social Science Program which will consider the goods and services economy, the role of government in disaster risk reduction and management, and the communication of weather information. Visit us to learn more about the conference as well as sponsoring and exhibiting opportunities.
Booth Number(S): 324
WSI, the Professional Division of The Weather Company, is the world's leading provider of weather-driven business solutions for professionals in the media, aviation, energy and insurance industries as well as multiple federal and state government agencies. This division is an invaluable resource for any company whose success can be impacted by the weather. Our internationally recognized meteorology and innovation experts apply their skills to cutting-edge technologies designed to constantly improve our abilities to forecast, detect and visualize the disruptive weather events that affect the safety and property of our clients and their customers.
275 Martine Street Suite 200, #12
Fall River, MA 2723
Contact: Dick Butler
Telephone: 937 767 7241 xt 833
Booth Number(S): 141
Aanderaa, WaterLOG, and YSI, all Xylem brands, design, manufacture, and engineer precision instrumentation for water and atmospheric measurement. We deliver the most technologically advanced self-contained and integrated remote observation systems for underwater and surface application. Includes environmental monitoring buoys, wireless telemetry, meteorological sensors, water quality, water velocity sensors to web based data visualization and hosting. Through YSI and its Integrated Systems & Services division we're able to provide complete system integration worldwide with on-site engineering and manufacturing to produce custom solutions. Whether it's a solution to support a full array of water quality instrumentation for unattended monitoring, or wave, tides, and currents in ocean applications, our expertise ensures reliable long-term monitoring in harsh environments. With extensive experience supplying total solutions utilizing rugged instrumentation, our quality products and proven brands help customers monitor and analyze meteorological information.
101 Industrial Blvd.
Turners Falls, MA 01376
Contact: Mark Beaubien
Telephone: 413 863 0200 xt 7203
Booth Number(S): 422
YES showcases the latest in automated aircraft upper air sounding equipment. Featuring a compact design, 4 Hz GPS winds, sea-surface temperature sensors, and sophisticated interference-resistant RF telemetry, XDD dropsondes are dispensed up to 80 at a time via the Automated Dropsonde Dispenser (ADD). In November 2013, we successfully flew the HDSS High Definition Sounding System on NASA's high altitude WB-57 aircraft. Meanwhile, the XDR radiosonde's ultralightweight design supports smaller balloons and lower operating costs. Also shown will be the MFR-7 shadowband radiometer with thermopile broadband detector, Total Sky ImagerTM (cloud cover), and the no-moving parts TPS-3100 HotplateTM all-weather measurement system (liquid/solid precipitation via reliable thermodynamics + wind speed, pressure, temperature, relative humidity, solar radiation, and thermal infrared): ideal for aviation weather de-icing operations.