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
Mar 20, 2014 A Butterfly Flaps its Wings in Texas and Tornadoes are NOT Produced in Oklahoma Howie Bluestein The University of Oklahoma Video Recording
Feb 20, 2014 The Evolution of Nonhydrostatic Meteorological Modeling: from Cloud to Global Scales Joe Klemp NCAR/MMM
Feb 13, 2014 Gravity Currents in Sheared Environments George Bryan NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Feb 6, 2014 Assessing the Impact of Tropopause Height on Orographic Precipitation Using Theory and Numerical Simulations Nick Siler University of Washington/Department of Atmospheric Sciences Video Recording
Jan 23, 2014 Aircraft-Produced Contrails: Formation, Microphysical Properties and Climate Effects Andy Heymsfield NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Jan 9, 2014 Numerical Simulations of Instabilities and Turbulence Arising from Multi-Scale Gravity Wave Interactions David Fritts GATS Video Recording
Dec 19, 2013 The Source/Sink Distribution of Scalars in Vegetation Canopies: Key to the Understanding of Covariances of Passive and Reactive Compounds Arnold Moene Wageningen University Video Recording
Dec 12, 2013 Vorticity Evolution Leading to Tornadogenesis and Tornadogenesis Failure in Simulated Supercells Jason Naylor NorthWest Research Associates Video Recording
Dec 5, 2013 Hurricane Formation Chris Davis NCAR/MMM Video Recording
Nov 21, 2013 CASA (Collaborative Adaptive Sensing of the Atmosphere) Analyses on Human Behavioral Response to Tornadoes Danielle Nagele University of Delaware/Disaster Research Center Video Recording