Keenan Eure

Keenan Eure

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student
601 Walker Building
University Park, PA 16802
Email: kce115@psu.edu

Education:

  1. B.S. Atmospheric and Oceanic Science (with High Honors), University of Maryland, 2018

Biography:

Research Interests:

  • Data Assimilation
  • Mesoscale Meteorology
  • Numerical Weather Prediction

Past Research:

May 2018 - Aug 2018: Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science (SOARS), National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, "Physical mechanisms of tropical cyclone intensification in environments with temporally varying vertical wind shear"

Nov 2016 - Aug 2018: Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, "Can ensemble spread be used to forecast regime instabilities in a chaotic system?"

May 2017 - Aug 2017: Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science (SOARS), National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, "The influence of ENSO on the North Pacific Ocean on a Daily Time Scale"

May 2016 - Aug 2016: Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, "Factors that influence the growth of supercells into MCSs after sunset"

Aug 2015 - May 2016: Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, College Park, MD, "Using WDSS-II to understand the correlation between lightning jumps and severe weather"

May 2015 - Aug 2015: Department of Physics, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC, "Environmental factors leading to the storm surge of Hurricane Lili and Hurricane Ike"

Presentations:

  • Eure, K., Lynch, E., Kalnay, E., and Sharma, S. (2018): Predicting regime changes in the Lorenz nature model using ensemble statistics, 98th AMS Annual Meeting, Austin, TX (oral)
  • Eure, K., Newman M., and Alexander, M. (2018): The influence of ENSO on the North Pacific Ocean on a daily scale, 17th Annual AMS Student Conference, Austin, TX (poster)
  • Eure, K., Peters, J., and Schumacher, R. (2017) Factors that influence the growth of supercells into MCSs after sunset, 97th AMS Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA (poster)