ISSPI:
International Satellite Snow Product Intercomparison Workshop

   
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Workshop Report

Day 1

Oral Session: Opening Chair:
Thomas Nagler,
Chris Derksen
Welcome Housekeeping, and Organisation Thomas Nagler (ENVEO)
Bojan Bojkov (ESA)
Sean Helfrich (NOAA)
The Satellite Snow Product Intercomparison and Evaluation Experiment SnowPEx – Motivation, Objectives and Expected Results Thomas Nagler
Uncertainty in Snow Cover Datasets – Guidance for SnowPEx Ross Brown et al.
ORAL SESSION: PROTOCOLS FOR PRODUCT VALIDATION AND INTERCOMPARISON  
A Validation Protocol for Continental Scale Snow Extent Products that Incorporates Product and Reference Uncertainty Richard Fernandes et al.
The Satellite Snow Products Intercomparison and Evaluation Experiment: Protocols, Metrics, and Open Issues Chris Derksen et al.
ORAL SESSION: SNOW EXTENT PRODUCTS – 1 Chair:
Richard Fernandes
David Robinson
A Summary of NOAA Satellite-Derived Snow Products Sean Helfrich et al.
NESDIS Global Automated Satellite Snow Product: Current Status and Recent Results Peter Romanov
Influence of Grid Resolution on the NOAA Historical Satellite Snow Product Gina Henderson et al.
GlobSnow Snow Extent Product Sari Metsämäki et al.
Remote Sensing of Snow Properties from MODIS Thomas Painter et al.
ORAL SESSION: SNOW EXTENT PRODUCTS - 2 Chair:
Dorothy Hall
Rune Solberg
A New Global Snow Cover Product Based on Multi-sensor Multi-temporal Satellite Data Rune Solberg et al.
Snow Extent Products of the EC FP7 Project CryoLand Thomas Nagler et al.
Enhanced Snow Cover Algorithm Based On 250 m MODIS Images For Monitoring Temporal And Spatial Changes In The Mountain Areas Claudia Notarnicola et al.
A New Snow Product Merging Visible, Near-IR and PassiveMicrowave Snow Maps Dorothy Hall et al.
Comparison of Fractional Snow Detection Algorithms for VIIRS Retrievals Kathryn J. Bormann et al.
Prototyping of Hemispherical Snow Cover Extent Products Towards The Japanese Global Change Observation Mission GCOM-C Masahiro Hori et al.

Day 2

ORAL SESSION: SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT Chair:
Chris Derksen
Marco Tedesco
The GlobSnow Snow Water Equivalent Product Kari Luojus et al.
NASA Operational Approaches and Exploratory Activities for Improving SWE Estimates And Snowmelt Detection From Passive Microwave Observations Marco Tedesco
Snow Water Equivalent Estimation From GCOM-W1 AMSR2 Observations Richard Kelly et al.
ORAL SESSION: REFERENCE DATA 1 Chair: Bojan Bojkov Carrie Vuyovich
On the importance of accessible reference datasets for the evaluation of satellite snow products Bojan Bojkov
In situ Snow and Vegetation Properties Along a Latitudinal Transect in North-Eastern Canada: A ReferenceData Set to Assess Satellite SWE Products L. Brucker et al.
Snow Course Observations in the Mountainous Regions of the North Pacific Rim Konosuke Sugiura et al.
ORAL SESSION: REFERENCE DATA 2 Chair:
Sari Metsämaki,
L. Brucker
Reference Data for Assessing Satellite Snow Products in Europe and Canada Gabriele Bippus et al.
Accuracy Standards for Partially Cloudy Landsat Visible/Infrared Snow Maps Christopher Crawford et al.
SNODAS Assimilation from 2003-2014: Qualifications as a Reference Analysis Greg Fall et al.
Evaluation of Satellite-based Snow Data For Estimating SWE and SCA for Water Resource Applications Carrie M. Vuyovich et al.