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
Jan 19, 2017 (Thu) 3:30pm Cloud-Atmospheric Boundary Layer-Surface Interactions on the Greenland Ice Sheet Amy Solomon NOAA/ESRL/PSD FL2/1022
Feb 9, 2017 (Thu) 3:30pm High-resolution climate simulations using a regional climate model Dominic Matte University of Quebec FL2/1022
Feb 16, 2017 (Thu) 3:30pm Observations and Large-Eddy Simulations of Wind Gusts in Hurricanes George Bryan NCAR/MMM FL2/1022
Feb 23, 2017 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Jielun Sun NCAR/MMM FL2/1022
Mar 23, 2017 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Walter Peacock Hazard Reduction & Recovery Center, Texas A&M University FL2/1022
Apr 6, 2017 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD Mathew Reeve Regional Climate and Climate Services Group,Uni Research, Bergen, Norway FL2/1022

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Jan 12, 2017 Sensitivity of simulated tropical-cyclone-like vortices over the western North Pacific and boundary layer clouds over the Southeast Pacific to the choice of cumulus parameterization scheme in WRF-ARW Chunxi Zhang International Pacific Research Center, School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, University of Hawaii at Mānoa Video Recording
Dec 8, 2016 Adventures In Probing Tornadoes And Their Parent Supercells With Mobile, Rapid-Scan, Doppler Radars Howard Bluestein School of Meteorology, University of Oklahoma Video Recording
Dec 1, 2016 Constraining Storm-Scale Ensemble Forecasts of Convective Initiation with Dense Surface Observations Luke Madaus NCAR/ASP Video Recording
Nov 17, 2016 Stochastic ice nucleation and its effect on the microphysical properties of mixed-phase stratiform cloud Fan Yang Cloud Physics Laboratory, Michigan Technological University Video Recording
Nov 3, 2016 New Applications of Advanced Data Assimilation: Improving the model, the observations and detecting extreme events Eugenia Kalnay Dept of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland Video Recording
Oct 20, 2016 Helical tropical cyclogenesis: a modern look based on cloud-resolving numerical analysis of self-organization of moist convective atmospheric turbulence Galina Levina Space Research Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences Video Recording
Oct 13, 2016 Coupling Data Science and Numerical Weather Prediction for High-Impact Weather Forecasting David John Gagne NCAR/ASP Video Recording
Sep 15, 2016 Modeling condensation in cloud-scale models Wojciech Grabowski NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Aug 25, 2016 Quantifying the influence of historical global warming on the probability of unprecedented extreme climate events Noah Diffenbaugh Stanford University Video Recording
Aug 25, 2016 The mechanics of internal wave generation by explosive volcanic eruptions Peter Baines University of Melbourne Video Recording