cassano

John Cassano

Associate Professor
ATOC and CIRES
Meteorology and climate of the polar regions, regional climate modeling, numerical weather prediction, mesoscale and boundary layer processes
friedrich

Katja Friedrich

Associate Professor and Associate Chair
ATOC
Investigation of kinematic and microphysical processes relevant for cloud formation and change of precipitation; conduct modeling, analysis and field studies in cloud physics
giglio

Donata Giglio

Assistant Professor (starting Jan. 2019)
ATOC
Large scale ocean dynamics, air-sea interaction and geophysical fluid dynamics
han

Weiqing Han

Professor
ATOC
Tropical ocean circulation, dynamics, air-sea interaction, climate variability and change
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John Hart

Professor Emeritus
ATOC
Astrogeophysical fluid dynamics, planetary atmospheres,and microscopic interfacial phenomena
Alexandra Jahn

Alexandra Jahn

Assistant Professor
ATOC and INSTAAR
Climate Modeling, Arctic Ocean and sea ice variability, freshwater, paleoclimate, modeling isotopes and geotracers, climate model evaluation
Kris Karnauskas

Kris Karnauskas

Associate Professor
ATOC and CIRES
Dynamics of the coupled Earth system toward useful predictions of impacts ranging from marine ecosystems to human health
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Jen Kay

Assistant Professor
ATOC and CIRES
Cloud and aerosol processes and their influence on the coupled climate system, recent and projected Arctic sea ice loss, climate model evaluation and improvement using data assimilation and satellite observations, and communicating climate science
Jan Lenaerts

Jan Lenaerts

Assistant Professor
ATOC
Interaction between the ice and snow in the polar regions and the remainder of the global climate system
lovenduski

Nicole Lovenduski

Assistant Professor
ATOC and INSTAAR
Marine carbon cycle, ocean climate variability and change, ocean modeling
lundquist

Julie Lundquist

Associate Professor and Graduate Advisor
ATOC and NREL
Boundary-layer meteorology, numerical weather prediction, large-eddy simulations, renewable energy applications, urban meteorology and climatology
pilewskie

Peter Pilewskie

Professor
ATOC and LASP
Atmospheric radiative transfer; cloud and aerosol remote sensing; radiative energy budget analysis
Cora Randall

Cora Randall

Professor
ATOC and LASP
Satellite remote sensing, middle atmosphere chemistry and transport, energetic particle precipitation, polar mesospheric clouds
Sebastian Schmidt

Sebastian Schmidt

Associate Professor
ATOC and LASP
Atmospheric and surface remote sensing. Radiative energy budget studies from aircraft, space, and from the ground. Development of aircraft measurement strategies and instrumentation. Quantify cloud, aerosol, and gas radiative effects in different regions of the globe through aircraft/satellite observations and radiative transfer calculations.
subramanian

Aneesh Subramanian

Assistant Professor (starting Jan. 2019)
ATOC
Climate dynamics, predictability, data assimilation, and geophysical fluid dynamics
toohey

Darin Toohey

Professor
ATOC
Observations of aerosols and trace gases in Earth's atmosphere from the ground to the middle stratosphere. Influences on climate, chemistry, and air quality
toon

O. Brian Toon

Professor
ATOC and LASP
Radiative transfer; cloud physics: atmospheric chemistry; planetary atmospheres
wang

Zhien Wang

Professor (starting Aug. 2018)
ATOC and LASP
Observing clouds from different platforms leading to a greater understanding of cloud physical processes and improving the parameterizations of cloud-related physical processes in climate models
Jeff Weiss

Jeffrey Weiss

Professor and Department Chair
ATOC
Geophysical turbulence, coherent structures, fluid transport, predictability, stochastic models