Joan Alexander

M. Joan Alexander

Professor Adjoint, ATOC; Research Scientist, Colorado Research Associates (CoRA)
Colorado Research Associates (CoRA)
Wave Dynamics and Convection, and Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Waves
Michael Alexander

Michael Alexander

Meteorologist
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Air-Sea Interaction, Climate Dynamics, Oceanography, Climate Variability and Change, Marine Ecosystems
Chris Cantrell

Christopher Cantrell

Senior Research Associate
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Development, improvement and deployment of mass spectrometric-based instrumentation for measurement of hydroxyl (OH), hydroperoxy (HO2) and organic peroxy radicals (RO2) (and other species), and interpretation of the data from those deployments
Liz Cassano

Elizabeth Cassano

Professional Research Assistant
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES)
Study of cyclones which affect the North Slope of Alaska, if and how they are changing and formation mechanisms of these cyclones
Gengxin Chen

Gengxin Chen

Visiting Scholar
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Indo-Pacific ocean circulation and dynamics
Andrew Clifton

Andrew Clifton

Research Associate
National Renwable Energy Lab (NREL)
Detailed characterization of the wind conditions that NREL's megawatt-scale wind turbines endure using data from the new meteorological towers at the National Wind Technology Center
Odele Coddington

Odele Coddington

Research Associate
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)
Atmospheric radiative transfer; cloud and aerosol remote sensing; radiative energy budget analysis
Joost de Gouw

Joost de Gouw

Professor
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) /Dept of Chemistry
Volatile organic compounds
Greg Duane

Gregory Duane

Research Associate
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Chaos synchronization, geophysical fluid dynamics, data assimilation, machine vision, quantum foundations

Frank Evans

Senior Research Associate
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Remote sensing of clouds, radiative transfer
Xiaohua Fang

Xiaohua Fang

Research Associate
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)
Middle atmosphere
John Fasullo

John Fasullo

Project Scientist
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Low-frequency tropical variability
Jeff France

Jeffrey France

Research Associate
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)
Middle atmosphere
Alan Fried

Alan Fried

Senior Research Associate
Institute of Arctic and ALpine Research (INSTAAR)
Advanced Laser Technology for Atmospheric Research
John Gille

John Gille

Professor Adjoint, ATOC; Principal Investigator Center for Limb Atmospheric Sounding
Remote sensing of the upper atmosphere
Lynn Harvey

V. Lynn Harvey

Research Scientist III
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)
Middle atmosphere dynamics, Lagrangian tracer transport, Model-Observation Inter-comparisons
Sue Ellen Haupt

Sue Ellen Haupt

Director, Weather Systems Assessment Program
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Wind and Renewable Energy, Boundary Layer Meteorology, Turbulence, Dispersion, Dynamical Systems, Fluid Dynamics, Dynamic Meteorology, Climate, Numerical Modeling, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics

Eric Jensen

Research Associate
NASA Ames Research Center
Cirrus clouds; ice nucleation; cloud-aerosol interactions; cloud-radiative interactions
Lars Kalnajs

Lars Kalnajs

Research Associate
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)
Atmospheric chemistry, instrument development and observations

Bruce Kindel

Research Associate
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)
Cloud shortwave spectral radiative properties: Airborne hyperspectral measurements and modeling of irradiance
Michael King

Michael King

Senior Research Scientist
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)
Algorithm development and climatology from the MODIS instrument on the Terra and Aqua spacecraft, especially cloud optical and microphysical properties

David Kingsmill

Research Scientist III
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) /National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Thermodynamic Structures of Sierra Barrier Jets and Overrunning Atmospheric Rivers during a Land-falling Winter Storm in Northern California

Scott Kittelman

Professional Research Assistant
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Experimental geophysical fluid dynamics
Branko Kosovic

Branko Kosovic

Project Scientist II
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Extending multiscale modeling capabilities in the Weather Research and Forecasting model for wind energy applications

Katherine (Katie) Leonard

Professional Research Assistant
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science (CIRES)
Yuanlong Li

Yuanlong Li

Research Associate
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Indo-Pacific ocean circulation, dynamics, air-sea interaction, water mass
Rod LInn

Rodman Linn

Team Leader
Los Alamos National Lab (LANL)
Expertise in solving and modeling problems involving complex thermal, mechanical, and fluid dynamics systems, including wildfire behavior modeling
Elizabeth Maroon

Elizabeth Maroon

Research Associate
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Impact of orography on climate; coupled ocean-atmosphere interactions; idealized general circulation models; climate variability and change
Dan Marsh

Daniel Marsh

Scientist III
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Understanding the chemistry and dynamics of the middle and upper atmosphere, and coupling to the tropospheric climate

Roy Leon Mauldin

Senior Research Associate
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Development of instrumentation for airborne measurments of trace atmospheric species; development of software for data aquisition and analysis; role of OH, H2SO4 and MSA in the oxidation of sulfur compounds; aerosol formation and characterization
David Munro

David Munro

Posdoctoral Research Associate
Institute of Arctic and ALpine Research (INSTAAR)
Marine carbon cycle, stable isotope biogeochemistry
Mel Nicholls

Melville Nicholls

Senior Research Scientist
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES)
Numerical modeling, squall lines, convective storms, gravity waves, compression waves, energy transfer, airflow around buildings, the atmospheric boundary layer, sources and sinks of carbon dioxide, infrasound and tropical cyclones. He taught classes in numerical modeling, and in extreme weather and its consequences for society
melissa nigro

Melissa Nigro

Research Associate
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES)
Focus on the driving forces of the low-level wind field over the Ross Ice Shelf
noone

David Noone

Associate Professor
Oregon State University
Global climate modeling, cycles of water and carbon, polar climate variability, large scale dynamics of the atmospheres and oceans
mark seefeldt

Mark Seefeldt

Research Associate
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES)
Scientific questions related to the meteorology and climatology of the polar regions.
Matt Shupe

Matthew Shupe

Research Scientist
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) /National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Clouds, radiation, and atmospheric processes; Arctic system research
Sharon Stammerjohn

Sharon Stammerjohn

Senior Research Associate
Institute of Arctic and ALpine Research (INSTAAR)
Polar oceanography and climate, interdisciplinary approaches to understanding environmental and ecosystem response to climate variability
Julienne Stroeve

Julienne Stroeve

Senior Research Scientist
National Snow & Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
Remote sensing of snow and ice in the visible, infrared, and microwave wavelengths
DeZheng Sun

De-Zheng Sun

Research Associate
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Atmosphere-ocean coupling, climatic role of water vapor and clouds, global climate modeling
Roger Wakimoto

Roger Wakimoto

ATOC Research Professor; Assistant Director Geosciences, NSF
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Severe convective weather phenomena, including severe thunderstorms, tornadoes and downbursts
Josh Wurman

Joshua Wurman

President
Center for Severe Weather Research (CSWR)
Investigating tornadogenesis, tornado structure, nurricane boundary layers and surface wind damage, as well as radar technology
Lei Zhang

Lei Zhang

Research Associate
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)
Climate dynamics