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Faculty Profiles

Brian Ancell

Brian Ancell, Associate Professor
Numerical weather prediction, data assimilation, severe storms, wind power forecasting, adjoint and ensemble forecast sensitivity.

Eric Bruning

Eric Bruning, Associate Professor
Cloud and precipitation microphysics, thunderstorm electrification and lightning.

Johannes Dahl

Johannes Dahl, Assistant Professor
Dynamics of convective storms, cloud scale numerical modeling, forecasting severe thunderstorms.

Song-Lak Kang

Song-Lak Kang, Assistant Professor
Atmospheric boundary layer processes, mesoscale models used in wind power forecasting.

Richard Peterson

Richard Peterson, Professor Emeritus
Atmospheric vortices, boundary-layer meteorology, dynamics of severe storms, dust storms, history of meteorology, wind engineering.

John Schroeder

John Schroeder, Professor
Wind flow and boundary layer structure in hurricanes and thunderstorm outflows, meso- and microscale observational networks, wind engineering, statistical and time series analysis.

Shuo Wang

Shuo Wang, Research Assistant Professor
Hydrometeorology, hydrologic prediction, uncertainty quantification, data assimilation, flood risk assessment,
water resources systems analysis, high-resolution climate projection.

Yonggang Wang

Yonggang Wang, Research Assistant Professor
Mesoscale dynamics of precipitation systems, cloud physics, climate variability and change,
data assimilation, numerical weather prediction.

Christopher Weiss

Christopher Weiss, Associate Professor
Convection initiation, dryline dynamics, supercell structure, tornadogenesis.

Instructor Profiles

Justin Weaver

Justin Weaver, Instructor
Operational Meteorology


Debbie Walker

Debbie Walker
Unit Coordinator, Atmosphere Science

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