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
Jun 28, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm Hydroclimate Variability in the Southwestern US: From Tree Rings to Climate Models to Streamflow Forecasting Flavio Lehner NCAR/RAL/CGD FL2/1022
Jul 12, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm Local Land-Atmosphere Interaction: Will Clouds Form? Michael Ek NCAR/RAL/JNT FL2/1022
Jul 19, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm TBD John Peters Professor, Naval Postgraduate School FL2/1022
Aug 2, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm Investigation of MCS cloud and precipitation properties through an integrative analysis of aircraft in-situ measurements, ground-based remote sensing and WRF simulations Xiquan Dong Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Arizona FL2/1001 (Note Location)
Oct 11, 2018 (Thu) 3:30pm The Extended Eddy Diffusivity Mass Flux Parameterization: A United Parameterization for BL Turbulence, Shallow in Deep Convection in the Grey Zone Yair Cohen Climate Dynamic Group, Caltech, Pasadena, California FL2/1022

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Jun 12, 2018 Human Mobility, Hazard Perceptions, and Individualized, Context-Aware Severe Weather Warning Systems Brenda Philips University of Massachusetts, Amherst Video Recording
Jun 7, 2018 The NASA Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System Christopher Ruf University of Michigan Video Recording
May 24, 2018 The predictability of hazardous convective weather; lessons from the NCAR WRF high-resolution ensemble Morris Weisman NCAR/MMM Video Recording
May 17, 2018 Are Recent Hurricane (Harvey, Irma, Maria) Disasters Natural? Kevin Trenberth NCAR/ACOM/CGD Video Recording
May 10, 2018 Arctic Amplification: The Role of Mixed-Phase Clouds Manfred Wendisch University of Leipzig, Leipzig Institute for Meteorology Leipzig, Germany Video Recording
Apr 26, 2018 Orographic Precipitation: Exploring the Response to Microphysics and Environmental Parameter Perturbations Annareli Morales University of Michigan Video 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