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 Morris Weisman, with administrative support from Michelle Menard.  Video recordings of many previous MMM seminars are also available below.

Upcoming MMM Seminars

Date Time Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Location
Dec 10, 2015 (Thu) 3:30pm In-situ Ice Crystal Properties at High-Latitudes Thomas Kuhn Lulea University of Technology FL2/1022
Dec 17, 2015 (Thu) 3:30pm Between Quasigeostrophic and Stratified Turbulence Peter Bartello McGill University, Montreal FL2/1022
Jan 7, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD David Nolan University of Miami FL2/1022
Jan 21, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD George Bryan NCAR/MMM FL2/1022

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Nov 19, 2015 Regional Convection-Permitting Climate Modeling: Demonstrations, Prospects, and Challenges Andreas F. Prein NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Nov 5, 2015 Thunderstorms Don’t Get Butterflies Dale Durran University of Washington Video Recording
Oct 23, 2015 Severe Thunderstorms: What Observations, Environments and Climate Interactions Can Tell Us John Allen International Research Institute for Climate and Society; Columbia University
Oct 22, 2015 A Dynamic Mechanism for Initial MJO Convective Onset Scott Powell University of Washington Video Recording
Oct 15, 2015 Use of In-Situ Observations for Quantifying Ice Cloud Microphysical Properties and Processes, and their Uncertainties Greg McFarquhar University of Illinois Video Recording
Oct 8, 2015 Measurement and Impacts of Black Carbon on Tropical Glaciers Carl Schmitt NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Oct 1, 2015 Characteristic Boundary-Layer Scales Defining the Vegetation-Cloud Interaction Jordi Vila-Guerau de Arellano Meteorology and Air Quality Section, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands Video Recording
Sep 25, 2015 On the Edge of the Greyzone, Can You Trust Your Observations and How Important is Snow for Precipitation? Paul Field Met Office and University of Leeds
Sep 24, 2015 What Can Polarization Radar Tell Us About the Hydrometeors in Convective and Stratiform Rainfall? Anthony Illingworth University of Reading, UK Video Recording
Sep 17, 2015 Particle Filters and High-Dimensional Systems Chris Snyder NCAR/MMM Video Recording