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 Judith Berner, with administrative support from Bobbie Weaver.  Video recordings of many previous MMM seminars are also available below.

* - Indicates MMM Distinguished Speaker Series

Upcoming MMM Seminars

Date Time Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Location
Apr 26, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm Orographic Precipitation: Exploring the Response to Microphysics and Environmental Parameter Perturbations Annareli Morales University of Michigan FL2/1022
May 24, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm The predictability of hazardous convective weather; lessons from the NCAR WRF high-resolution ensemble Morris Weisman NCAR/MMM FL2/1022
Jun 7, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) Christopher Ruf University of Michigan FL2/1001 (Note Location)
Jun 14, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Michael Ek NCAR/RAL/JNT FL2/1022

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Apr 12, 2018 Revisiting Cloud Particle Size Distribution: Insights from a Statistical Theory and a Particle Based Model Wei Wu University of Wyoming Video Recording
Apr 5, 2018 Strategies for Addressing Structural and Parametric Physical Uncertainties in Climate and Weather Models Marcus van Lier-Walqui Columbia University, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies and CCSR Video Recording
Mar 29, 2018 Graupel and Hail: Where they fall, how they are observed and grow, and their properties Andrew Heymsfield NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Mar 22, 2018 Freezing Water: Thinking Outside the Box Charles Knight NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Mar 8, 2018 Coagulational growth of cloud droplets in a turbulent environment Xiang-Yu Li Department of Meteorology, Stockholm University Video Recording
Mar 1, 2018 Advances in Ensemble Hydrologic Prediction Martyn Clark and Andy Wood NCAR, RAL/HAP Video Recording
Feb 15, 2018 Recent Advances in Parameterizing Microphysics for Cloud, Weather, and Climate Models Hugh Morrison NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Feb 8, 2018 Stochastic Data Assimilation Approaches for Satellite Imagery Shane Keating University of New South Wales, Australia Video Recording
Feb 1, 2018 The Effects of Shear-relative Low-level Flow on Tropical Cyclone Intensification and Size Expansion Buo-Fu Chen National Taiwan University, NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Jan 25, 2018 The Changing Landscape of Weather and Climate Risk Julia Slingo Chief Scientist, Met Office, Emeritus, United Kingdom