39th International Conference on Radar Meteorology

39th International Conference on Radar Meteorology

16 – 20 September 2019, Nara, Japan

Important Dates

  • Website Open                            Early 2019
  • Abstract*1 Due Date                   May 20, 2019
  • Notification of Acceptance         Early July, 2019
  • Program Available                      Early July, 2019
  • Early Registration Due Date       August 1, 2019
  • Extended Abstract*2 Due Date   August 16, 2019

*1: 1000-word, *2: Optional and less than 10 MB


Call for Papers


39th International Conference on Radar Meteorology

September 16-20, 2019
Nara Kasugano International Forum, Nara, Japan


Going to a New Stage and New Phase: Novel atmospheric sciences enabled by new technologies


American Meteorological Society (AMS) committee on Radar Meteorology and Local Organizing Committee in Japan welcome academics from a broad range of disciplines, including radar technologies, numerical model, satellite remote sensing, hydrology, signal processing, and atmospheric science on any aspect related to radar meteorology.


Topics (tentative):

  • Spaceborne Radar and Its Observation
  • Phased Array Radar Technology and Its Observation
  • Wind Profiler, Cloud Radar, and NonHydrometeorological Radar
  • New and Emerging Radar Technology
  • Radar Networks, Quality Control, Processing and Software
  • Quantitative Precipitation Estimation and Hydrology
  • Microphysical Studies with Radars
  • Organized Convection and Severe Phenomena
  • Use of Radar Data for Nowcasting and Numerical Models


Spiros G. Geotis Prize:

The best student oral presentation and poster presentation will be awarded the Spiros G. Geotis Prize. Students need to indicate their intent to participate in its competition when submission of abstract.


Local Organizing Committee:

Chair Toshio Iguchi

Co-chairs Tomoo Ushio, Nobuhiro Takahashi, Koyuru Iwanami

Secretary Eiichi Yoshikawa


Contact: AMS_ICRM_LOC@ml.nict.go.jp

American Meteorological Society