Congratulations to Conor McNicholas for receiving a first place award in the AMS AI for Environmental Science Conference Student Presentation Contest for his presentation “Smartphone Pressure Analysis with Machine Learning and Kriging.”Read more
August Mikkelsen, a junior in Atmospheric Sciences was highlighted in The Daily for his research on mixed phase clouds!Read more at The Daily UW
Consider this: the U.S. West Coast has seen a decrease in rainfall between 1981-2018. UW scientists think a phenomenon called the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO) might be to blame. A stormy disturbance that occurs several times a year in the tropics, the MJO is similar to the El Nino Southern Oscillation, which is notorious for generating extreme winter weather in the Pacific Northwest.Read more
Congratulations to Michael Diamond for receiving the Best Student Presentation Award at the American Meteorological Society’s 2020 Annual Meeting/22nd Conference on Planned and Inadvertent Weather Modification!Read more at AMS
Fiona Lo was on KOMO News at 5pm Monday, 24 February, about her work on improving pollen forecasts using meteorological and climatic observations. The warm sunny weather in the last week has initiated the pollen season in Seattle.Read more
A belated congratulations to Isabel McCoy for receiving an Outstanding Student Presentation Award (OSPA) at the AGU 2019 Fall Meeting! This prestigious award is granted to the top 5% of student participants.Read more
Graduate student Lucas Vargas Zeppetello reflects on his experience being misrepresented in online forums and how we can prevent the misuse of our science in the future.
The articles is titled “Don’t @ me: What happened when climate skeptics misused my work” Read it here
Congratulations to Assistant Professor Kyle Armour for winning a 2020 Sloan Research Fellowship. Sloan fellowships are awarded for distinguished research accomplishments and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to the awardee’s field.Read more
Congratulations to Yue Dong for receiving an Outstanding Student Presentation Award (OSPA) at the AGU 2019 Fall Meeting! This prestigious award is granted to the top 5% of student participants.
What is OSPA?