National Weather Center Colloquium: Speaker Bio

The first decade of predicting Arctic sea ice

Dr. Cecilia Bitz

Department of Atmospheric Sciences University of Washington

Dr. Bitz is a professor in the Atmospheric Sciences Department at the University of Washington. Her research focus is on climate and climate change in the high latitudes, especially involving the cryosphere. Her research group is actively investigating Arctic sea ice predictability and prediction. She co-leads the Sea Ice Prediction Network and the Polar Climate Prediction Initiative of the World Climate Research Program. She is an active volunteer and science advisor to Polar Bears International.

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