Science Week 2015 - Recordings of Presentations

Time (AEST)

Time (UTC)

Monday 27th July

Tuesday 28th July

Wednesday 29th July

Thursday 30th July







Introductory Session & The future role of humans in Weather Forecasting

(Facilitator: Mr.Bodo Zeschke)

Recording (.wmv file 50Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 112Mb)


NWP use in Convective Forecasting

Facilitator: Mr.Harald Richter (CAWCR)

Recording (.wmv file 52Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 82Mb)

Himawari-8 RGB Products applied to the Australasian and Pacific regions

Facilitator: Mr.Bodo Zeschke (BMTC)

Recording (.wmv file 149Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 208Mb)







Review of Japanese new geostationary satellite Himawari-8

Facilitator: Mr.Tasuku Tabata, Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA)

Introduction of JMA VLab Support Site on RGB Composite Imagery

Facilitator: Mr.Akihiro Shimizu (JMA)

Recording (.wmv file 66Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 109Mb)

Development of GEO-KOMPSAT-2A and its meteorological products

Facilitator: Mr.Sung-Rae Chung (Korea Meteorological Administration)

Recording (.wmv file 51Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 107Mb)

Developments in the High Resolution ACCESS Models

Facilitator: Mr.Peter Steinle (CAWCR)

Recording (.wmv file 37Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 66Mb)

Using NWP for Tropical Cyclone forecasting: updates for 2015

Facilitator: Mr.Joe Courtney (BMTC)

Recording (.wmv file 47Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 86Mb)







Implementation of Himawari-8 data into Bureau Operations

Facilitator: Mr.Denis Margetic (BOM)

Recording (.wmv file 40Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 71Mb)

Aircraft icing and Clear Air Turbulence - SIGMETs without PIREPs

Facilitator: Mr.Thomas Adams, Mr.Chris Webster (Met Service New Zealand)

Recording (.wmv file 91Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 151Mb)

Quantitative Precipitation Nowcasting (QPN) at the Bureau

Facilitator: Mr.Duncan Tippins (BMTC)

Recording (.wmv file 35Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 63Mb)

Using RGB and Derived Products: Practical Session

Facilitator: Mr.Bodo Zeschke (BMTC)

Please work through the exercise attached here (17Mb)







Exploring the potential of the high spatial and temporal resolution Himawari-8 data

Facilitator: Mr.Bodo Zeschke (BMTC)

Recording (.wmv file 112Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 167Mb)

Current and future meteorological satellites of the China Meteorological Administration

Facilitator: Dr.Feng Lu (China Meteorological Administration)

Unfortunately, there were issues with the audio transmission during this session. The  presentation in .pdf format is given below

Presentation (14Mb)

Weather Briefing from the South African Weather Service (including a discussion of appropriate RGB products)

Facilitator: Mrs.Lee-Ann Simpson (South African Weather Service)

Recording (.wmv file 59Mb)

Recording (.mp4 file 122Mb)