Three HRD scientists (Drs. Sundararaman Gopalakrishnan, Thiago Quirino, and Frank Marks) along with several National Weather Service (NWS) colleagues won a Department of Commerce Gold Medal for developing and implementing the high-resolution Hurricane Weather Research and Forecast System (HWRF) model, a major advance in operational hurricane intensity prediction. 49 more words
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HRD scientist provides NOAA hurricane modeling research overview to the India Meteorological Society, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India – 18 December 2014
Dr. Sundararaman Gopalakrishnan visited the India Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar (IIT-B) to discuss collaborations under the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum network proposal between HRD and IIT-B. 49 more words
Drs. Robert Rogers and Sundararaman Gopalakrishnan represented HRD at the Eighth International Workshop on Tropical Cyclones (IWTC-8, Dec. 1-6) and the Third International Workshop on Tropical Cyclone Landfall Processes (IWTCLP-3, Dec. 141 more words
Dr. Cucurull presented a seminar on “An overview of the Radio Occultation Technology and its impact in Operational Numerical Weather Prediction”.
During the talk, a review of the Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) Radio Occultation (RO) technology and its impact in global NWP will be presented. 73 more words
Dr. Nag presented a seminar on “Performance Characteristics of Lightning Locating Systems with Focus on U.S. NLDN”.
Ground-based or satellite-based lightning locating systems are the most common way to geolocate lightning. 315 more words