Category: Expertise: Observing Systems

Jun 6, 2017

Eclipse Viewability Map

On August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will sweep across the continental United States, starting in the Pacific Northwest at around 9am Pacific Daylight…

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…

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…

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…

Scott Stevens

Data analysis

Mr. Stevens received his Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology from the University of Oklahoma and his Master of Science degree in Atmospheric Science from…