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Agenda: DOE Meteorological Coordinating Council (DMCC)

Monday, May 14, 2012

WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS
7:30 am – 7:35 am

Welcoming Remarks for this 20th Meeting

Walt Schalk, ARL SORD

7:35 am - 7:45 am

DMCC Member Introductions

 

DMCC BUSINESS, PRODUCTS, PROJECTS, AND ACTIVITIES
7:45 am – 7:55 am

Overview of DMCC Activities

Walt Schalk

7:55 am – 8:00 am

Assist Visit Program Update

Carl Mazzola, Shaw

METEOROLOGICAL MEASUREMENT AND MODELING
8:00 am – 8:20 am

Meteorological Tower “Base-ics”

Walk Schalk

8:20 am – 8:40 am

Model Optimization Using GPUs and Other Tricks

John Ciolek, AlphaTRAC

8:40 am – 9:00 am

MACCS2:  Stability Class Issues

A DMCC Team Assessment

9:00 am – 9:20 am Break
ROUND ROBBIN: Meteorological Program Information and News from Around DOE Complex
9:20 am - 10:20 am

Savannah River National Laboratory (TBD)                                                                                  
Nevada Nuclear Security Site (Walt Schalk)                                                                       
Idaho National Laboratory (Kirk Clawson)     
Hanford (Ken Burk)                                                                                                                                        
Y-12 Complex (Tom Bellinger)
Oak Ridge National Laboratory and East Tennessee Technology Park (Kevin Birdwell) 
Other DOE Sites: LANL, BNL, SNL, WIPP, Pantex, LLNL   

WRAP UP
10:20 am- 10:30 am

New Business and Future DMCC Direction

Walt Schalk

10:30 am

Adjourn to Attend Joint DMCC/SCAPA/HASC Session

JOINT SESSION OF DMCC/SCAPA/HASC
10:30 am – 10:55 am

An Emergency Response Asset: High-Resolution Regional Weather Modeling Data for the Pacific Northwest

TBD, Northwest Modeling Consortium          

10:55 am – 11:30 am

Global Climate Change: Facts, Myths, Observations, and Research

TBD, PNNL

11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Jeopardy for Emergency Planning and Response Personnel:  “I’ll Take Science-Geek for $200, Alex”

Chuck Rives and his “Trebeker Team”

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Lunch Break (75 minutes before start of SCAPA Meeting)