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Group photo taken at Bar Louie at Fort Collins on March 27, 2019. From left to right: Milija Zupanski, Ting-Chi Wu, Kyle Hilburn, Chris Slocum, Alex Libardoni, Steve Fletcher, Rute Ferreira, Michael Goodliff, Holli Knutson, Anton Kliewer, Karina Apodaca, and Yoonjin Lee.

 

Current Members

Name: Milija Zupanski
Title: Seinor Research Scientist, CIRA DA Group Lead
Name: Steven Fletcher
Title: Research Scientist/Scholar III
Name: Michael Goodliff
Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Name: Anton Kliewer
Title: Research Scientist/Scholar II
Name: Yoonjin Lee
Title: Atmos Graduate Student
Name: Ting-Chi Wu
Title: Research Scientist/Scholar II

NOAA Data Assimilation Interns

Name: Alex Libardoni
Period: 2017 - 2019
Now At: CIRA TC Group
Name: Amanda Back
Period: 2017 - 2018
Now At: NOAA/ESRL at Boulder, CO
Name: Matthew Brothers
Period: 2018
Now At: NWS Forecast Office at Cheyenne, WY

Past Members

Name: Biljana Orescanin
Now At: NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/JCSDA at College Park, MD
Name: James Taylor
Now At: RIKEN at Kobe, Japan
Contact Info:
Name: Man Zhang
Now At: CRIES/GSD at Boulder, CO
Contact Info: man.zhang@noaa.gov
Name: Karina Apodaca
Now At: NOAA/AOML/HRD at Boulder ,CO

Collaborators

Name: Sid Boukabara
Institute: NOAA/NESDIS/JCSDA
Name: Paula Brown
Institute: Atmos/CSU
Name: Mark DeMaria
Institute: NOAA/NCEP/NHC
Name: John Derber
Institute: NOAA/NCEP/EMC
Name: Lewis Grasso
Institute: CIRA/CSU
Name: Robert Holz
Institute: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Name: John Knaff
Institute: NOAA/NESDIS RAMMB
Contact Info: john.knaff@noaa.gov
Name: Sonia Kreidenweis
Institute: Atmos/CSU
Name: Christian Kummerow
Institute: CIRA/CSU and Atmos/CSU
Name: Toshihisa Matsui
Institute: NASA/GSFC
Name: Steven Miller
Institute: CIRA/CSU
Name: Michael Navon
Institute: Department of Scientific Computing, Florida State University
Contact Info: inavon@fsu.edu
Name: Seon-Ki Park
Institute: Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
Contact Info: spark@ewha.ac.kr
Name: Richard Pasch
Institute: NOAA/NCEP/NHC
Name: Christa Peters-Lidard
Institute: NASA/GSFC
Name: Kazuyoshi Suzuki
Institute: JAMESTEC, Yokohama, Japan
Contact Info: skazu@jamstec.go.jp
Name: Vijay Tallapragada
Institute: NOAA/NCEP/EMC
Name: Sue van den Heever
Institute: Atmos/CSU
Name: Jun Wang
Institute: University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Contact Info: jwang7@unl.edu
Name: Jinglong Zhang
Institute: University of North Dakota
Name: Sara Zhang
Institute: NASA/GSFC
Name: Dusanka Zupanski
Institute: Weather Assimilation Captain at Spire Global, Inc
Contact Info:
Name: Xinfeng Gao
Institute: Department of Mechanical Engineering/CSU
Name: Jason Sippel
Institute: NOAA/AOML/HRD
Name: Evan Kalina
Institute: NOAA/ESRL, UCAR/DTC, and CIRES/CU-Boulder

Visitors

Name: Rute Ferreira
Institute: National Institute for Space Research & Center for Weather Forecast and Climate Studies, Brazil
Dates: November 20, 2018 - May, 2019
Topic: Lightning Data Assimilation
Name: Vanderli Rocha de Vargas Jr.
Institute: Center for Weather Forecast and Climate Studies, Brazil
Dates: August 6, 2018 - January, 2019
Topic: Lightning Data Assimilation
Name: Sojung Park
Institute: Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
Dates: July, 2016 Oct-Dec, 2015
Topic: Parameter Estimation with WRF-Noah-MP and MLEF
Name: Sujeong Lim
Institute: Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
Dates: July-Aug, 2014 Jun-July, 2013
Topic: Assimilation of real chemistry observations (ozone, NO2, SO2, etc) from OMI with MLEF
Name: Ebony Lee
Institute: Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
Dates: Jan-Feb, July, 2016 & Jan-Feb, Jun-Aug 2015
Topic: Assimilation of GEMS radiances with WRF-Chem and MLEF
Name: Seungwon Chung
Institute: Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
Dates: Jun-Aug, 2011
Topic: Assimilation of synthetic ozone observations with MLEF