Adam Bell

Adam Bell

Graduate Research Assistant

Ph.D Candidate

Radiative transfer, remote sensing, ice clouds

  bellad1@tamu.edu

  (979) 458-0554

  Eller O&M 904C

Research

• Radiative Transfer of Polarized Light
• Sub-Millimeter Remote Sensing of Ice Clouds

Selected Publications

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS:

• Bell, A., P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2020: Ice particle orientation: implication on ice cloud remote sensing with sub-millimeter polarimetric measurements. 100th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, poster presentation, Boston, Massachusetts, 13-17 January, 2020.

• Bell, A., P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2019: Improving ice cloud microphysical property retrievals with sub-millimeter polarimetric measurements. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, poster presentation, San Francisco, California, 9-13 December, 2019.

• Bell, A., P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2019: Impact of sub-millimeter scattering properties on ice cloud retrievals. 41st Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, oral presentation, Rome, Italy, 17-20 June, 2019.

• Bell, A., P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2019: Temperature dependence of ice particle refractive index and implications in sub-millimeter ice cloud retrievals. 18th Electromagnetic and Light Scattering Conference, poster presentation, Hangzhou, China, 10-14 June, 2019.

• Bell, A., P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2019: Understanding sub-millimeter wavelength ice cloud property retrievals in the presence of mixed phase clouds. 2019 Joint Spring Meeting of the APS Texas Section, poster presentation, Nacogdoches, TX, 7-9 March, 2019.

• Bell, A., P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2018: Effects of liquid water on sub-millimeter wavelength ice cloud property retrievals. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, poster presentation, Washington, D.C., 10-14 December, 2018.

• Bell, A., P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2018: Sub-millimeter and thermal infrared retrieval of ice cloud properties using an optimal estimation algorithm, American Meteorological Society 15th Conference on Cloud Physics/15th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation, Vancouver, Canada, 9-13 July, 2018.

• Bell, A., G. Tang, and P. Yang, 2017: Application of sub-millimeter and thermal infrared measurements to retrieve ice cloud properties. 17th Electromagnetic and Light Scattering Conference, poster presentation, College Station, TX, 4-9 March, 2018.

• Bell, A., G. Tang, J. Coy, P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2018: Analysis of multi-layer effects on sub-millimeter ice cloud polarimetric and radiometric properties. 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, 7-11 January, 2018.

• Bell, A., G. Tang, J. Coy, P. Yang, and D. L. Wu, 2017: Information content of thermal infrared and sub-millimeter bands for retrieval of cirrus properties. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, poster presentation, New Orleans, LA, 11-15 December, 2017.

• Bell. A., S. Hioki, J. Ding, G. Tang, and P. Yang, 2017: Retrieval of dust optical depth under thin cirrus clouds using multi-angle polarimetric measurements: A precursory analysis, 1st International Workshop on Advancement of Polarimetric Observations, poster presentation, Hefei, China, 24-27 October, 2017.

• Bell, A., S. Hioki, Y. Wang, P. Yang, and L. Di Girolamo, 2016: Sensitivity analysis of observed reflectivity to ice particle surface roughness using MISR satellite observations. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, poster presentation, San Francisco, CA, 12-16 December, 2016.

Education

B.S. in Environmental Science, Appalachian State University, Boone NC

Awards

NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship (NESSF) 2017-2018 (18% Success Rate)
NESSF Renewal 2018-2019
NESSF Renewal 2019-2020
Best Poster Award, 18th Electromagnetic & Light Scattering Conference, 2019, Hangzhou China

Links

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/adamdrakebell

Additional Information

Advisor: Dr. Ping Yang

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