Agenda
TransCom 3 / BASIN Workshop, Feb. 26 - March 1, 2002
State Conference Room, University Park Holiday Inn, Fort Collins, Colorado
Tuesday, Feb. 26
Breakfast snack buffet available in the State Conference Room at 8:30 a.m.

9:00 - 9:45
Introduction/welcome/goals - Denning/Gurney

9:45 - 10:45
Cyclostationary control experiment - tuning, revising, outstanding issues

10:45 - 11:00
Break (Beverages replenished at 10:30)

11:00 - 12:30
Interannual control experiment - update, tuning, revising, outstanding issues

12:30 - 2:00
Lunch

2:00 - 4:00
Independent work on outstanding issues w/ Break (snacks available at 3:30)

4:00 - 5:00
Plenary

5:00 - 5:15
Logistics: dinner, party, excursion
Wednesday, Feb. 27
Breakfast snack buffet available in the State Conference Room at 8:30 a.m.

9:00 - 9:30
Shamil Maksyutov - "Comparing optimal extension of the CO2 observations: surface vs satellite"

9:30 - 10:00
Rachel Law - "Sensitivity of annual mean results to data choices"

10:00 - 10:15
Britt Stephens - TBA

10:15 - 10:30
Mick Hopsecger - CO2 retrieval from combined short-wave and IR satellites.

10:30 - 10:45
Break (Beverages replenished at 10:30)

10:45 - 11:00
Scott Denning (satellite CO2)- TBA

11:00 - 11:30
Philippe Peylin - "Time discretisation in an inverse scheme"

11:30 - 12:00
Marek Uliasz (Regional inverse method) - TBA

12:00 - 12:15
Takashi Maki - The sensitivity of prior flux and data uncertainties to the optimum CO2 monitoring network

12:15 - 12:30
Assimilation workshop announcement

12:30 - 2:00
Lunch

2:00 - 4:00
Independent work on outstanding issues w/ Break (snacks available at 3:30)

4:00 - 5:00
Plenary

6:00 -
Group Dinner at Jay's Bistro, (135 W. Oak St.)
Thursday, Feb.28
Breakfast snack buffet available in the State Conference Room at 8:30 a.m.

9:00 - 9:30
Sources of error experiment - Richard Engelen

9:30 - 12:30
Group work time (Beverages replenished at 10:30)

12:30 - 2:00
Lunch

2:00 - 3:00
Finalize control cases for cyclostationary and interannual - assign tasks

3:30 - 3:45
Break w/snacks available

3:45 - 5:30
Wrap-up - T4?, prepare for BASIN meeting

6:30 -
Party at Scott Denning's house
Friday, March 1- T3/BASIN Meeting
Breakfast snack buffet available in the State Conference Room at 8:30 a.m.

9:00 - 9:45
Introduction, goals - Denning

9:45 - 10:15
Neil Suits - "Regional isotope values"

10:15 - 10:45
CMDL people (John Miller) - Atmospheric isotope measurements

10:45 - 11:00
Break (Beverages replenished at 10:30)

11:00 - 11:30
BASIN people (field-derived data available)

11:30 - 12:30
Results of preliminary forward calculations

12:30 - 2:00
Lunch

2:00 - 4:00
Open discussion:
steps: how to invert isotope info?
Do we solve for fluxes only Or descrim plus fluxes How do we do priors?
How do we set prior uncertainty?
What data? What time period?
Who will do what?
Break w/snacks available at 3:30

4:00 - 5:00
Wrap-up
Saturday, March 2
Excursion