Solar and Heliospheric Physics General Contributions I Prominences, Flares, Eruptions, Sunspots, and Space Weather

Monday, 15 December 2014: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Chairs:  Ian G Richardson, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States, Leif Svalgaard, Stanford University, Los Altos Hills, CA, United States and Fatima Rubio da Costa, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States
Primary Conveners:  Ian G Richardson, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States
Co-conveners:  Robyn M Millan, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States and Larry J Paxton, The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Ian G Richardson, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

8:00 AM
Characterizing Turbulent Flow in Quiescent Prominences
Michael Freed1, Michaelah Wilburn2 and David E McKenzie1, (1)Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, United States, (2)Transylvania University, Physics, Lexington, KY, United States
8:15 AM
Does There Exist a Relationship Between Acoustic and White-Light Emission in Hard-X ray Solar Flares?
Juan Camilo Buitrago-Casas1, Juan Carlos Martinez Oliveros1, Lindsay Glesener1, Sam Krucker1 and Benjamin Calvo-Mozo2, (1)Space Sciences Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States, (2)Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Observatorio Astronómico Nacional, BOGOTA, Colombia
8:30 AM
Statistical Study of Coronal Hard X-ray Source Heights and Fluxes
Lindsay Glesener1, Mitsuo Oka1, Sam Krucker1,2 and Hugh S Hudson1,3, (1)Space Sciences Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States, (2)University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, Windisch, Switzerland, (3)University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
8:45 AM
First High-resolution Spectroscopic Observations by IRIS of a Fast, Helical Prominence Eruption Associated with a Coronal Mass Ejection
Wei Liu1, Bart De Pontieu2, Takenori J. Okamoto3, Jean-Claude Vial4, Alan M Title2, Patrick Antolin5, Thomas E. Berger6 and Han Uitenbroek7, (1)Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States, (2)Lockheed Martin Solar and Astrophysics Laboratory, Palo Alto, CA, United States, (3)Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Yoshinodai, Sagamihara, Japan, (4)IAS Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale, Orsay Cedex, France, (5)NAOJ National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Tokyo, Japan, (6)NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center, Boulder, CO, United States, (7)National Solar Observatory, Sunspot, New Mexico, United States, United States
9:00 AM
The Interaction of Solar Eruptions and Large-Scale Coronal Structures Revealed Through Modeling and Observational Analysis
Rebekah M Evans1,2, Antonia Stefanova Savcheva3, Jenna Lynn Zink1, Karin Muglach4, Kamen A Kozarev5, Merav Opher6 and Bart van der Holst7, (1)George Mason University Fairfax, Fairfax, VA, United States, (2)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (3)Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Cambridge, MA, United States, (4)Artep Inc., Ellicott City, MD, United States, (5)Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, United States, (6)Boston University, Boston, MA, United States, (7)University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States
9:15 AM
Research in Support of Operational Space Weather Forecasting
Rodney A Viereck, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SWPC, Boulder, CO, United States
9:30 AM
The 2015 Revision of the Sunspot Number
Leif Svalgaard, Stanford University, HEPL, Los Altos Hills, CA, United States
9:45 AM
Fe XIV Synoptic Observations as a Predictor for the Time of Solar Maximum in Cycle 24
Richard C Altrock, Ph.D., Air Force Research Laboratory, Sunspot, NM, United States