MMM Seminars

The MMM seminars are held at 3:30 pm Thursdays in Room 1022 of NCAR's Foothills Lab, except in special circumstances as noted below.  The seminar coordinators are George Bryan, with administrative support from Caroline Haws.  Video recordings of many previous MMM seminars are also available below.

Upcoming MMM Seminars

Date Time Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Location
Nov 3, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm New Applications of Advanced Data Assimilation: Improving the model, the observations and detecting extreme events Eugenia Kalnay Dept of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland FL2/1022
Nov 17, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Fan Yang Cloud Physics Laboratory, Michigan Technological University FL2/1022
Dec 1, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm Constraining Storm-Scale Ensemble Forecasts of Convective Initiation with Dense Surface Observations Luke Madaus NCAR/ASP FL2/1001
Jan 5, 2017 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Kelsey Mulder University of Reading FL2/1022
Jan 19, 2017 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Amy Solomon NOAA/ESRL/PSD FL2/1022

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Oct 20, 2016 Helical tropical cyclogenesis: a modern look based on cloud-resolving numerical analysis of self-organization of moist convective atmospheric turbulence Galina Levina Space Research Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences Video Recording
Oct 13, 2016 Coupling Data Science and Numerical Weather Prediction for High-Impact Weather Forecasting David John Gagne NCAR/ASP Video Recording
Sep 15, 2016 Modeling condensation in cloud-scale models Wojciech Grabowski NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Aug 25, 2016 Quantifying the influence of historical global warming on the probability of unprecedented extreme climate events Noah Diffenbaugh Stanford University Video Recording
Aug 25, 2016 The mechanics of internal wave generation by explosive volcanic eruptions Peter Baines University of Melbourne Video Recording
Aug 18, 2016 Expected - and less expected - effects of clouds on the Arctic climate system Michael Tjernström Stockholm University Video Recording
Aug 4, 2016 Severe Bora Wind Branko Grisogono Department of Geophysics, University of Zagreb, Croatia. Video Recording
Jul 21, 2016 Climate influences on tropical cyclones, and on tornadoes: any commonalities? Adam Sobel Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University Video Recording
Jul 14, 2016 The Influence of a Precursor Central American Gyre and a Northerly Surge into the Gulf of Tehuantepec on the Formation of Hurricane Patricia in October 2015 Lance Bosart Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, University at Albany Video Recording
Jun 24, 2016 Assessing Predictability and Model Uncertainty of MJO Convection and Eastward Propagation in ECMWF Stochastic Ensemble Forecasts Shuyi S. Chen University of Miami Video Recording