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
Oct 30, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm The Effect of Gaussian vs. Non-Gaussian Turbulence on Wind Turbine Loads Jacob Berg DTU Wind Energy/Department of Wind Energy FL2/1022
Nov 6, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Bill Skamarock NCAR/MMM FL2/1022
Nov 13, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Morris Weisman NCAR/MMM FL2/1001
Nov 20, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Elie Bou-Zeid Princeton University / Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering FL2/1022
Dec 4, 2014 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Juan-Pedro Mellado FL2/1022
Jan 22, 2015 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Morris Weisman NCAR/MMM FL2/1022
Jan 29, 2015 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Glen Romine NCAR/MMM tbd

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Oct 16, 2014 Hierarchical Bayes Ensemble Variational Data Assimilation Michael Tsyrulnikov Russian Hydrometeorological Center Video Recording
Oct 9, 2014 A Simple Analytical Model of the U.S. Great Plains LLJ and Diurnal Wind Oscillations over Eastern China Yu Du Peking University/NCAR Video Recording
Oct 3, 2014 UAV-Based 3D Acoustic Atmospheric Tomography Professor Anthony Finn University of South Australia, Director of Defense & Systems Institute Video Recording
Sep 29, 2014 A Perspective on the Future of Numerical Weather Prediction Professor Alan J. Thorpe Director-General of the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts Video 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