Past Events

Title Description start Type
Chelsey Laurencin -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam Investigating the role of ice crystals in the microphysical structure of organized convection: A crystal trajectory perspective Jul 22, 2021 10:00 AM Grad Talk
Man-Yau (Joseph) Chan -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam "Improving the Analyses and Forecasts of Tropical Mesoscale Convective Systems using Geostationary Satellite Infrared Observations" Jun 30, 2021 03:00 PM Grad Talk
Adisen Fenrich -- MS Thesis Defense "The Impact of Terrain on Quasi-Linear Convective System Tornadogenesis Potential" Jun 24, 2021 01:00 PM Thesis Defense Event
Paul Mykolajtchuk -- MS Thesis Defense "Diagnosing a Missed Convective Initiation Forecast by Assimilating GOES-16 Satellite Radiances and WSR-88D Radar Observations" Jun 22, 2021 08:30 AM Thesis Defense Event
Jonathan Unger -- MS Paper Presentation "Using Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission Precipitation Radar Data to Diagnose Extreme Convective Behavior in the Tropics" Jun 21, 2021 04:00 PM Thesis Defense Event
Samantha Staskiewicz -- MS Thesis Defense "Exploring Changes in Atmospheric Variability due to Arctic Sea Ice Loss with Machine Learning" Jun 18, 2021 01:00 PM Thesis Defense Event
Karly J. Reimel -- PhD Thesis Defense "Leveraging polarimetric radar observations to learn about rain microphysics: An exploration of parameter estimation, uncertainty quantification, and observational information content with BOSS" Jun 16, 2021 09:00 AM Thesis Defense Event
Aaron Wang -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam "A More Realistic Surface Layer for Large-Eddy Simulations of Tornadoes" Jun 16, 2021 09:00 AM Grad Talk
Michelle Gore -- PhD Qualifying Exam "Connecting large-scale meteorological patterns to extratropical cyclones in climate models using self-organizing maps" Jun 10, 2021 09:30 AM Qualifying Exam
Jacob Sorber -- MS Thesis Defense "Tropical Cyclone Pakhar: The Effect of Luzon Terrain on Dissipation and Organization of a Tropical Cyclone Jun 09, 2021 10:00 AM Thesis Defense Event
Joseph Clark -- PhD Thesis Defense "Diagnostic Analyses of Regional to Global Temperature Changes from Intraseasonal to Interdecadal Timescales" Jun 04, 2021 03:00 PM Thesis Defense Event
Steven Naegele -- PhD Oral Comprehensive Exam "Wind regime identification using self-organizing maps for the Middle East and northeastern US offshore region" May 27, 2021 01:00 PM Grad Talk
Da Fan -- PhD Qualifying Exam Physically Interpretable Deep Learning for 0-1-h Convective Initiation Nowcasts May 26, 2021 09:30 AM Qualifying Exam
Kelly M. Núñez Ocasio -- PhD Thesis Defense "Tropical cyclogenesis and its relation to interactions between African easterly waves and Mesoscale convective systems" May 25, 2021 09:00 AM Thesis Defense Event
Scott Loeffler -- PhD Thesis Defense "An assessment of polarimetric radar signatures associated with hydrometeor size sorting in convective storms" May 19, 2021 01:00 PM Thesis Defense Event
Dylan Steinkruger -- Qualifying Exam "Developing an Artificially Intelligent System to Assist in the Tornado Warning Decision Process" Apr 29, 2021 09:00 AM Qualifying Exam
Gaby Katul Co-spectral budgets link energy distributions in eddies to bulk flow properties Apr 28, 2021 03:30 PM Meteo Colloquium
Kyle Nardi--PhD Qualifying Exam "Assessing the sensitivity of the tropical cyclone boundary layer to the parameterization of momentum flux in the Community Earth System Model" Apr 28, 2021 09:30 AM Qualifying Exam
Nicole LoBiondo Meteorologist, AccuWeather Apr 26, 2021 10:15 AM Ken Reeves Weather Briefing
Amy Solomon Evaluating and improving short-term forecasts of the Arctic ocean-sea ice-atmosphere coupled system using process relationships from the MOSAiC campaign Apr 21, 2021 03:30 PM Meteo Colloquium
Lily Campbell -- PhD Qualifying Exam "Evaluating ABL Height Errors and its Impact on CO2 Mole Fraction Errors during the ACT-America Field Campaign" Apr 19, 2021 12:30 PM Qualifying Exam
Jess Torpey Senior Meteorologist, Uniper Global Commodities (Dusseldorf, Germany) Apr 19, 2021 10:15 AM Ken Reeves Weather Briefing
Harry Campbell Save PA to Save the Bay—Strengths, challenges, opportunities, & threats in Pennsylvania’s efforts to meet clean water obligations Apr 14, 2021 03:30 PM Hussey Lecture in Meteorology
Dave Dombek Senior Meteorologist, AccuWeather Apr 12, 2021 10:15 AM Ken Reeves Weather Briefing
Dr. Kevin Bowley Asst. Teaching Professor, PSU Apr 05, 2021 10:15 AM Ken Reeves Weather Briefing
Susan van den Heever Diving into Cold Pools Mar 31, 2021 03:30 PM Meteo Colloquium
Dan DePodwin Manager of Forecasting Operations, AccuWeather Mar 29, 2021 10:15 AM Ken Reeves Weather Briefing
Samson Hagos Stochastic and machine learning assisted models of population dynamics of convective clouds and their applications to parameterization Mar 24, 2021 03:30 PM Meteo Colloquium
Colton J. Milcarek -- MS Thesis Defense "Using the Rapid Radiative Transfer Model to Develop a Two-Layer Heuristic Model Examining Cross Connections Between Moisture Distribution, Atmospheric Emissivity, and Skin Temperature" Mar 24, 2021 01:00 PM Thesis Defense Event
Tim Buckley Chief Meteorologist, WFMY-TV (Greensboro, NC) Mar 22, 2021 10:15 AM Ken Reeves Weather Briefing