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 Rich Rotunno and Chris Snyder, 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
Sep 29, 2014 (Mon) 3:30pm A Perspective on the Future of Numerical Weather Prediction Professor Alan J. Thorpe Director-General of the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts FL2/1022
Oct 2, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Professor Anthony Finn University of South Australia, Director of Defense & Systems Institute FL2/1022
Nov 6, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Bill Skamarock NCAR/MMM FL2/1022
Dec 4, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Juan-Pedro Mellado FL2/1022
Dec 11, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Cara Cuite Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey FL2/1022

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Sep 9, 2014 A Year-Long Continuous Large Eddy Simulation Centered Around the CABAUW Observational Site Harm Jonker Delft University, The Netherlands Video Recording
Sep 4, 2014 Introducing libmpdata++ and libcloudph++ - Reusable Software for Atmospheric Modelling Sylwester Arabas University of Warsaw Video Recording
Aug 28, 2014 Linear Filtering of Sample Covariances for Ensemble Data Assimilation: Theory and Applications of Optimality Criteria Benjamin Menetrier CNRM-GAME/Meteo France Video Recording
Aug 21, 2014 Observation of Aerosol Properties from Geostationary Imager over East Asia Jhoon Kim Yonsei University Video Recording
Aug 14, 2014 Convective-scale Data Assimilation: What We Have Learned and Where We Are Going Jenny Sun NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Aug 12, 2014 On the Role of Topography in the Earth-Atmosphere Exchange Mathias Rotach University of Innsbruck, Austria, Institute of Meteorology and Geophysics Video Recording
Jul 24, 2014 Regional Reanalysis at The Met Office Dale Barker UK Meteorological Office
Jul 2, 2014 Anelastic and Compressible Simulation of Moist Deep Convection Marcin Kurowski Institute of Meteorology and Water Management, Warsaw, Poland & The National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado
May 29, 2014 A Complete Solution for the Radial Wind Structure of a Tropical Cyclone Dan Chavas Princeton University Video Recording
May 22, 2014 Revisit Monin-Obukhov Similarity Theory and the Bulk Formula for Turbulence Parameterization Jielun Sun NCAR/MMM Video Recording