chapter news

chapter news El Paso/Las Cruces fog. Although not appropriate for the battlefield, ac- tive imaging may be used for aircraft navigation by Sixteen members and guests attended the 28 April putting imaging systems on each wing. These systems 1999 meeting, which included traveling to the White Sands Missile Range meteorology branch offices. would illuminate from one side while viewing from Dave Novlan, chief forecaster for meteorology branch, the other for both sides, then combine the images, began the presentation with a description of the ex- throwing out the backscatter. treme "downsizing" experienced by the meteorologi- The 23 June 1999 meeting attracted 16 attendees. cal support group at White Sands. Attendees were then Robert Mullenax from Palestine, Texas, spoke about shown some of the automated tools that make it pos- the National Scientific Balloon Facility (NSBF). He sible for a small group of dedicated personnel to con- is a meteorologist with a degree from Texas A&M tinue to provide the required weather data and forecasts University and is employed by the New Mexico State to the White Sands Missile Range. University Physical Science Laboratory. Mullenax provided some history on scientific ballooning, which Eric Hatfield demonstrated the Convective began in the 1940s near http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society American Meteorological Society

Loading next page...
 
/lp/ams/chapter-news-OxM1sSfnKA
Publisher
American Meteorological Society
Copyright
Copyright © American Meteorological Society
ISSN
1520-0477
D.O.I.
10.1175/1520-0477-80.11.2382
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

El Paso/Las Cruces fog. Although not appropriate for the battlefield, ac- tive imaging may be used for aircraft navigation by Sixteen members and guests attended the 28 April putting imaging systems on each wing. These systems 1999 meeting, which included traveling to the White Sands Missile Range meteorology branch offices. would illuminate from one side while viewing from Dave Novlan, chief forecaster for meteorology branch, the other for both sides, then combine the images, began the presentation with a description of the ex- throwing out the backscatter. treme "downsizing" experienced by the meteorologi- The 23 June 1999 meeting attracted 16 attendees. cal support group at White Sands. Attendees were then Robert Mullenax from Palestine, Texas, spoke about shown some of the automated tools that make it pos- the National Scientific Balloon Facility (NSBF). He sible for a small group of dedicated personnel to con- is a meteorologist with a degree from Texas A&M tinue to provide the required weather data and forecasts University and is employed by the New Mexico State to the White Sands Missile Range. University Physical Science Laboratory. Mullenax provided some history on scientific ballooning, which Eric Hatfield demonstrated the Convective began in the 1940s near

Journal

Bulletin of the American Meteorological SocietyAmerican Meteorological Society

Published: Nov 1, 1999

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches

$49/month

Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.

$588

$360/year

billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial