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 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
Feb 18, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm Ultra-High Resolution Simulations of Tornados Embedded Within Supercells Leigh Gene Orf University of Wisconsin-Madison FL2/1022
Feb 25, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm OSSE Evaluation of Aircraft Reconnaissance Observations and their Impact on Hurricane Analyses and Forecasts Kelly Ryan NOAA/CIMAS University of Miami FL2/1022
Mar 11, 2016 (Fri) 11:00am TBD Mark Buehner Environmental Canada FL2/1022
Mar 24, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Falko Judt MMM/ASP Post Doc FL-1022
Apr 28, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD June Wang/Steve Oncley SUNY Albany/EOL FL-1022
May 5, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm A Hybrid All-Scale Finite-Volume Module for Global NWP Piotr Smolarkiewicz ECMWF FL2/1022
May 12, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Prof. David Romps Berkeley FL-1022
Jun 9, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Jielun Sun NCAR/MMM FL2/1022

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Feb 11, 2016 Large-Eddy Simulations of Hurricane Boundary Layers: A Tale of Two Techniques George Bryan NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Feb 4, 2016 Atmospheric Bores and Nocturnal Convection: Insights from the IHOP_2002 field project data and a simulated MCS Kevin Haghi University of Oklahoma Video Recording
Jan 28, 2016 A Comparison of the Downstream Predictability Associated with ET and Baroclinic Cyclones Ryan Torn SUNY
Jan 21, 2016 No Seminar Today None
Jan 7, 2016 Biases and Limitations in the Estimation of Tropical Cyclone Intensity David Nolan University of Miami Video Recording
Dec 17, 2015 Between Quasigeostrophic and Stratified Turbulence Peter Bartello McGill University, Montreal Video Recording
Dec 10, 2015 In-situ Ice Crystal Properties at High-Latitudes Thomas Kuhn Lulea University of Technology
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