Kelly Marie Nunez Ocasio

Kelly Marie Nunez Ocasio

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student
402 Walker Building
University Park, PA 16802


  1. B.S. Theoretical Physics and Atmospheric Sciences - University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (2016)


My research interests involve Tropical Cyclone, Mesoscale Convective Systems and African Easterly Waves.


Hamilton, H. L., G. S. Young, J. L. Evans, J. D. Fuentes, and K. M. Núñez Ocasio (2017), The relationship between the Guinea Highlands and the West African offshore rainfall maximum, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 1158–1166, doi:10.1002/2016GL071170

Aberson, S.D., J.A. Zhang, and K.N. Ocasio, 2017: An Extreme Event in the Eyewall of Hurricane Felix on 2 September 2007. Mon. Wea. Rev., 145, 2083–2092, doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-16-0364.1.