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
Aug 4, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm Severe Bora Wind Branko Grisogono Department of Geophysics, University of Zagreb, Croatia. FL2/1022
Aug 25, 2016 (Thu) 11:00am The mechanics of internal wave generation by explosive volcanic eruptions Peter Baines University of Melbourne FL2/1022
Aug 25, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Noah Diffenbaugh Stanford University FL2/1022
Sep 15, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Wojciech Grabowski NCAR/MMM FL2/1022
Nov 10, 2016 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Eugenia Kalnay Dept of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland FL2/1022

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) 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
Jun 23, 2016 Cloud-Aerosol interactions in the UK Met Office Unified Model Paul Field UK Met Office Video Recording
Jun 9, 2016 Revisiting the Surface Energy Balance Jielun Sun NCAR/MMM Video Recording
May 19, 2016 Dependence of the Ice Water Content and Snowfall Rate on Temperature, Globally: Comparison of In-Situ Observations, Satellite Active Remote Sensing Retrievals and Global Climate Model Simulations Andrew Heymsfield NCAR/MMM Video Recording
May 12, 2016 How entrainment rules the atmosphere, and how to let it rule a GCM Prof. David Romps University of California, Berkeley
May 5, 2016 A Hybrid All-Scale Finite-Volume Module for Global NWP Piotr Smolarkiewicz ECMWF Video Recording
Apr 28, 2016 First 3-D New York State Mesonet June Wang SUNY Albany Video Recording
Apr 14, 2016 Experimental Storm-Scale Ensemble-Based Numerical Weather Prediction Systems for Hazardous Weather Guidance David Dowell NOAA/ ESRL/ GSD Video Recording