COAA 2003 Scientific Workshop

March 2003

Research and Applications in Atmospheric, Ocean and Earth Sciences

You are invited to the COAA 2003 Scientific Workshop: Research and Applications in Atmospheric, Ocean, and Earth Sciences on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, 1:00 pm.- 5:00 pm in the Auditorium, Room 2400, Computer and Space Science Building at the University of Maryland at College Park. Free parking is available in lot Q, located next to the building.

The purpose of this workshop is to provide an opportunity for members and guests to present their research works, facilitate the discussion and exchange of ideas, and promote networking among colleagues and fellow members. All participants are invited to attend a dinner at a nearby Chinese restaurant after the presentations. Please register by sending an email to Program Chairs Long Chiu ( or Xiaofeng Li (

Tentative schedule::

  • 1:00 p.m. Welcome and logistics
  • 1:05 p.m. COAA report, announcements + COAA2003 progress (Dr. Dalin Zhang)
  • 1:20 p.m. 5 presentations at 20 minutes each
  • 3:00 p.m. break
  • 3:20 p.m. 5-6 presentations at 20 minutes
  • 5:00-5:30 p.m. close of workshop
  • 6:00 p.m. dinner

Please send your abstracts (include title, name of author(s), affiliation(s) and contact information---phone and email address) and a short bio to the Program Chairs: Long Chiu ( or Xiaofeng Li ( The short bio should include work experience, education, and areas of interests. Oral presentations are allotted 15 - 20 minutes, but longer presentations can be accommodated.

Long S. Chiu, and Xiaofeng Li
COAA2003 Scientific Workshop Program Chairs

Download the Workshop Abstracts (pdf)