All Defenses and Oral Comp Talks

Da Fan -- MS Thesis Defense

New insights into atmospheric predictability from global high-resolution non-hydrostatic simulations

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Chau Lam Yu -- PhD Thesis Defense

The role of asymmetric rainband processes in secondary eyewall formation of tropical cyclones

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Qinxue (Sharon) Gu -- MS Thesis Defense

"Exploring North Atlantic and North Pacific Decadal Climate Prediction Using Self-Organizing Maps"

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Aara'L Yarber -- MS Thesis Defense

"Linkages Between Saharan Dust Proxies, Climate, and Meningitis in West Africa from 2012 to 2017"

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Branden Katona -- PhD Thesis Defense

"An Investigation of the Influence of Complex Terrain on Severe Storms and their Environments"

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Robert Nystrom -- PhD Defense

"The dynamics and predictability of major hurricanes: influences of initial condition uncertainty and model error explored using ensemble data assimilation"

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Alicia Klees--PhD Thesis Defense

"An Idealized Modeling Study of the Nontornadic and Tornadic Supercells Intercepted by VORTEX2 on 10 June 2010"

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Dana Tobin -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam

"A Multi-Faceted View of Winter Precipitation: Societal Impacts, Polarimetric Radar Detection, and Microphysical Modeling of Transitional Winter Precipitation"

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Scott Loeffler -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam

"An assessment of hydrometeor size sorting signatures in convective storms using polarimetric radar"

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Dylan Steinkruger -- MS Thesis Defense

"An Artificially Intelligent System for the Automated Issuance of Tornado Warnings in Simulated Convective Storms"

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Jesus Ruiz-Plancarte -- PhD Defense

"Carbon dioxide exchange by a temperate salt marsh"

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Kai Wu -- PhD Thesis Defense

"Joint Estimation of Fossil Fuel and Biogenic CO2 Fluxes in an Urban Environment"

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Mingyu Park -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam

Impacts of Planetary-scale Eddies on Stationary Wave and Storm Track Dynamics

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Yue Pan -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam

Evaluation of the impact of grid spacing and scale-aware PBL scheme to urban meteorological simulations using WRF-LES 

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Joseph Clark -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam

The Growth and Decay of Temperature Anomalies Associated with Teleconnection Patterns and Arctic Amplification

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Zachary Moon -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam

"Understanding the role of in-canopy oxidation of biogenic emissions by advancing 1-D modeling capabilities"

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Seth Saslo -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam

"Advancing prediction of lake-effect snow using convection-allowing numerical simulations and regional-scale data assimilation"

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Sean Santellanes -- MS Thesis Defense

"Environmental Conditions Associated with Horizontal Convective Rolls and Cellular Convection"

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Rachel Gutierrez -- MS Thesis Defense

"Environmental and Radar Characteristics of Gargantuan Hail-Producing Storms"

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Scott Sieron -- PhD Thesis Defense

All-Sky Microwave Data Assimilation for Tropical Cyclones: Establishing Groundwork and Proof-of-Concept

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