On January 26, NESL/MMM’s Joe Klemp was honored not once but twice at the American Meteorological Society’s annual meeting, held in Seattle this year. Joe received the Carl-Gustaf Rossby Research Medal, which is the AMS’s highest honor, and the Charles Franklin Brooks Award, which recognizes outstanding contributions to advance AMS publications and education.
To learn more about the awards and watch a 10-minute interview with Joe about his career, check out this AMS blog post, “NCAR Scientist to Receive Rossby Research Medal and AMS Service Award.”
For more about other NCAR scientists receiving awards at the meeting, go to “NCAR scientists win national and international honors,” from the NCAR & UCAR News Center.
A list of all NCAR & UCAR award winners since the organization’s founding can be found on the Honors and Awards site.