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 Nancy Sue Kerner (  Video recordings of many previous MMM seminars are also available below.

* - Indicates MMM Distinguished Speaker Series

Past MMM Seminars

Date Seminar TItle Presenter(s) Affiliation(s) Recording
Oct 24, 2019 Improving ensemble weather prediction system initialization: disentangling the contributions from model systematic errors and initial perturbation size Tom Hamill NOAA Earth System Research Lab, Physical Sciences Division Video Recording
Oct 17, 2019 Semi-implicit finite-volume integrators for all-scale atmospheric dynamics Piotr Smolarkiewicz NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Oct 10, 2019 Modeling of cloud microphysics: Can we do better? Wojciech W. Grabowski NCAR/MMM
Oct 3, 2019 Communicating Weather Risk to End Users: A Cognitive Perspective Susan Joslyn University of Washington Video Recording
Aug 29, 2019 *Slow Modes of the Equatorial Waveguide *Kerry Emanuel MIT Video Recording
Aug 22, 2019 Gas-kinetic schemes for continuum and multiscale flows – A new way to do Computational Fluid Dynamics Lian-Ping Wang University of Delaware, USA & Southern University of Science and Technology, China Video Recording
Aug 15, 2019 Development and Evaluation of a Stochastic Subgrid-scale Mixing Scheme for Application to the Convective Grey Zone McKenna Stanford University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah Video Recording
Aug 8, 2019 Synergistic Effects of Midlevel Dry Air and Vertical Wind Shear on Tropical Cyclone Development Josh Alland NCAR/MMM Advanced Study Program Video Recording
Jul 25, 2019 The significance of the nontraditional Coriolis terms in tropical large-scale dynamics. Hing Ong Atmospheric Sciences Department of the University at Albany, State University of New York Video Recording
Jul 18, 2019 Status/Plans For Met Office Global and High-Resolution NWP Dale Barker United Kingdom Meteorological Office Video Recording