Affiliate Faculty

Timothy S. Bates

Affiliate Associate Professor

Research Chemist, Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, NOAA, Seattle

Ph.D., University of Washington

Research Areas

Oceanic and atmospheric chemistry; air-sea exchange of gases and particles; aerosols and climate.

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Nicholas A. Bond

Affiliate Associate Professor

Institute Scientist, UW Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean; Washington State Climatologist

Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, NOAA, Seattle

Ph.D., University of Washington

Research Areas

Air-sea interaction; boundary layers; coastal and marine meteorology.

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Bradley R. Colman

Affiliate Associate Professor

Director of Science, The Climate Corporation

Sc.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research Areas

Operational weather analysis and forecasting; coastal meteorology and oceanography; numerical modeling.

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Sarah Doherty

Affiliate Associate Professor

Research Scientist, Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean

Ph.D., University of Washington

Research Areas

Black carbon; light-absorbing impurities in snow and impact on climate and snow melt; instrument development and field measurements; measurement/modeling interface.

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Aaron Donohoe

Affiliate Assistant Professor

Senior Research Scientist, Polar Science Center, Applied Physics Lab

Ph.D., University of Washington

Research Areas

Climate dynamics; energy transport in the climate system; radiative feedbacks; tropical precipitation; sea ice; the seasonal cycle.

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Bonnie Light

Affiliate Associate Professor

Research Scientist, Applied Physics Laboratory

Ph.D., University of Washington

Research Areas

Structural-optical relationships in first-year sea ice.

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Philip W. Mote

Affiliate Associate Professor

Director, Oregon Climate Change Research Institute and Oregon Climate Services

Ph.D., University of Washington

Research Areas

Climate change and greenhouse warming outreach; stratospheric dynamics.

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James E. Overland

Affiliate Professor

Senior Oceanographer, Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, NOAA, Seattle

Ph.D., New York University

Research Areas

Arctic and North Pacific climate variability; sea ice.

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Lawrence F. Radke

Affiliate Professor

Scientist, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO.

Ph.D., University of Washington

Research Areas

Cloud and aerosol interactions and physics; optical and microwave remote sensing; airborne instrumentation; wildfire dynamics and emissions; application of aircraft to geosciences research.

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Philip J. Rasch

Affiliate Professor & Distinguished Faculty Fellow

Chief Scientist and Laboratory Fellow, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA.

Ph.D., Florida State University

Research Areas

Extending normal mode initialization: A new method.

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Chidong Zhang

Affiliate Professor

Ocean Climate Research Division Leader, NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL), Seattle, WA.

Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Research Areas

Large-scale air-sea interaction and atmospheric dynamics in the tropics; tropical climate.

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