Category: Expertise: Observing Systems

Mar 13, 2017

GHCN-D Station Data

NOAA NCEI’s Global Historical Climatology Network–Daily, or GHCN-D, dataset provides daily climate records for thousands of observing stations from around the globe, including more than…

Oct 9, 2016

Deploying Temporary Networks for Upscaling of Sparse Network Stations

Shown above, is the layout of the temporary network of sensors surrounding the USCRN stations at Millbrook, NY (top) and Crossville, TN (bottom). National soil-observation…

Steve Stegall

Global Surface Temperature Portfolio: Land Surface Temperature Analysis

Steve Stegall received his undergraduate degrees in meteorology and applied math from Metro State College of Denver and his Master of Science in atmospheric science…

Jim Biard

Scientific Algorithms

Mr. Biard completed a Masters of Physics in 1985 from Pennsylvania State University, where he studied elementary particle physics. In the course of his graduate…

Lou Vasquez

Scientific Algorithms

Mr. Lou Vasquez received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University in 1994 and continued his education with coursework towards a…

Ronald Leeper

Climate Reference Network operations and analysis

Ronald D. Leeper’s primary area of interest is in hydrological processes. He is particularly focused on land-atmosphere interactions and how these relationships will evolve in…

Jessica Matthews

Applied Mathematics, Land surface modeling

Dr. Matthews earned a Ph.D. in applied mathematics from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, in 2010. Her dissertation research examined water stress conditioning and…

Jesse Bell

Ecosystem processes, ecohydrology, environmental health

Dr. Bell’s research primarily explores the relationship between ecohydrological processes and climate change. He is specifically interested in understanding the links between climate extremes to…

Olivier Prat

Quantitative Precipitation Estimation

Dr. Olivier Prat has worked on precipitation science for over 10 years. His work bridges theoretical modeling and observations. As a postdoctoral researcher at Duke…

Anand Inamdar

AVHRR/ISCCP Processing and Analysis

Dr. Anand Inamdar obtained his Ph.D. working on Numerical Analyses of Radiative Transfer in the Atmosphere from the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Indian Institute…