Taiwan West Pacific Global Forecast System Planning Workshop

臺灣與西北太平洋氣候預測全球模式發展規劃研討會

中央氣象局310會議室

CWB, Taipei, Taiwan, May 8-9, 2013

 

AGENDA

May 8, Wednesday

Opening

09:00-09:05

Tien-Chiang Yeh

Deputy Director-General,CWB

Welcome Remarks

09:05-09:10

Mong-Ming Lu

Chief Researcher, CWB

Objective, Invitee (Panel) intro, /Logistic

 

Section 1: CWB Weather and Climate Forecasts

Chairperson: Ming-Dean Cheng  Director, Weather Forecast Center (WFC), CWB

 

09:10-09:40

Mark Cheng

Director, R&D Center, CWB

CWB Mission Operation

09:40-10:00

Kuo-Chen Lu

Deputy Director, Weather Forecast Center, CWB

CWB Weather Forecast Operation and NWP Utilization

10:00-10:30

Chin-Tzu Fong

Deputy Director, Meteorological Information Center, CWB

CWB NWP Overview

10:30-11:00

Jen-Her Chen

Senior Meteorologist, Meteorological Information

Center, CWB

CWB Global Forecast System

11:00-11:30

Meng-Shih Chen

Chief, Long-range Weather Forecast Section, Weather Forecast Center, CWB

CWB Operational Long-range Weather Forecasts

11:30-12:00

Mong-Ming Lu

Chief Researcher, R&D Center, CWB

CWB Monthly-to-Seasonal Climate Forecast Systems

12:00-13:30

Lunch Break

 

Section 2: Taiwan Academics – Global Weather and Climate Modeling 

Chairperson: Chung-Hsiung Sui  Professor, Atmospheric Sciences, National Taiwan University

 

13:30-14:00

Huang-Hsiung Hsu

Research Fellow, Research Center for Environmental Center, Academia Sinica

The Earth Climate System Model Development at Academic Sinica

14:00-14:30

Shih-Hao Su

Associate Researcher

Taiwan Typhoon and Flood Research Institute/NARL,

National Science Council

The Global Model Development at TTFRI

14:30-15:00

Bin-Jei Tsuang

Professor, National Chung-Hsing University

The ECHAM-SIT-TIMCOM Model and Potential Applications

15:00-15:30

Pay-Liam Lin

Professor, National Central University

The CWB Atmosphere-Ocean Coupled Model Developed at NCU

15:30-16:00

Judy W.-R. Huang

Assistant Professor, National Taiwan Normal University

Potential Use of a RegCM3 in Forecasting Western North Pacific Tropical Cyclone Activity

16:00-16:10

Break

16:10-17:00

Round Table Discussion – The challenges of CWB global weather and climate forecast systems development

17:00

End of Day-1 Sessions

 

May 9, Thursday

 

Section 3: Global Modeling and Forecast at NCEP  

Chair: Chin-Tzu Fong  Deputy Director, Meteorological Information Center, CWB

 

09:00-09:30

William Lapenta

Acting Director, EMC/NCEP/NOAA

NCEP Modeling Overview

09:30-10:00

Henry Juang

Senior Meteorologist,

EMC/NCEP/NOAA

Developments on a Cloud-resolvable and Deep-atmospheric Model Dynamics for the NCEP Global Forecast System

10:00-10:30

Yu-Tai Hou

Senior Meteorologist,

EMC/NCEP/NOAA

Advance of Modeling Physics

10:30-11:00

Wanqiu Wang

Senior Meteorologist,

CPC/NCEP/NOAA

Performance of the NCEP Climate Forecast System in Predicting the Madden-Julian Oscillation

11:00-11:30

Jon Gottschalck

Chief, Forecast Branch,

CPC/NCEP/NOAA

Forecast Beyond a Week and Applications of Global Models

11:30-12:00

Panel Discussion – NCEP research applications at CWB

12:00-13:30

Lunch Break

 

Section 4: CWB Global Forecast Strategic Plan 2015-2020  

Chair: Mark Cheng  Director, Research and Development Center, Central Weather Bureau

 

13:30-13:50

William Bendel

Chief

TOB/GSD/ESRL

Global Modeling Research Efforts within NOAA Laboratories

13:50-14:50

James Kinter

Director

Center for Ocean-Land- Atmosphere (COLA), USA

Prospects and Challenges for Global Weather and Climate Modeling

14:50-15:00

Break

15:00-17:00

Round Table Discussion – Global Forecast Strategic Plan 2015-2020

17:00-17:10

Workshop Closing

17:10-18:00

Wrap-up Discussion (closed door)  Meeting Place: Room 311