Xu Lu wins Best Student Presentation

Xu Lu wins Best Student Presentation

Xu Lu, a graduate student working for Dr. Xuguang Wang in the Multiscale data Assimilation and Predictability (MAP) lab, 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”.  His presentation was evaluated as one of the top two in a high-quality field of eligible presentations. The award comprises a certificate and a $200 prize.  Congratulations Xu!