Elizabeth Smith gave a presentation at the 2017 AMS (American Meteorological Society) Annual Meeting that was selected 1st place among oral presentations from all the student entries to the 24th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction.
Xu Lu has been declared the Best Student Presentation of the 21st AMS IOAS-AOLS Conference in January 2017, for his presentation entitled “Impact of Issues of Vortex Initialization and HWRF Model Errors on Hurricane Inner Core Data Assimilation and Intensity Prediction”.
Tyler Stanfield (freshman, meteorology) was awarded a Mentored Research Fund Award ($1000) from the Office of Undergraduate Research
Professor Dr. Jason Furtado was featured in an article that was published by the Washington Post, called “Beyond the extreme: Scientists marvel at ‘increasingly non-natural’” Arctic warmth.
Robert D. Palmer, has been named an Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Fellow. Among a select group of recipients recommended for the prestigious honor, Palmer is being recognized for contributions to atmospheric and meteorological radar science.