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Staff News

HAO research recognized: Tim Brown with STARE telescope

June 28, 2016 | Former HAO Senior Scientist Tim Brown has received a prestigious award from the National Academy of Sciences for landmark research that he conducted while at NCAR in the 1990s and early 2000s.

Delphi Coordinator Marc Genty
June 23, 2016 | Marc Genty serves in multiple roles. Each is a passion. By day, he is a software engineer in the Mass Storage Systems Group of NCAR's Computational and Information Systems Laboratory. Also by day and often by night, for several years he has been the coordinator of the UCAR Delphi Question and Answer Service, a volunteer position.
aerial view Mesa Lab

At its meeting on May 10-11 in Washington, D.C., the UCAR Board of Trustees appointed five new NCAR Senior Scientists (see profiles be

NCAR scientist Mari Tye
May 5, 2016 | Mari Tye might have wound up with a career in music if it wasn't for the influence of her engineer father--and a rather interesting job before her university studies that involved muck (read on). Today, the project scientist in NCAR's Mesoscale and Microscale Meteorology Laboratory (MMM) is one of the coordinators of the Engineering for Climate Extremes Partnership (ECEP)
New NCAR climate exhibit: Shifting weather odds interactive display

May 4, 2016 | The realities of climate change can test our optimism. The new Mesa Lab climate exhibit, which is being installed this month, aims to leave visitors with a sense of hope.

Anke Kamrath, NCAR

NCAR's Anke Kamrath recently applied her expertise in "big data" to help a national panel devise a strategy to strengthen seasonal weather prediction.

Dan Burge (UCAR VSP)
April 21, 2016 | An administrative assistant at UCP's Visiting Scientist Programs, Dam Burge is known around the office for being warm and friendly. At a holiday party last year, he dressed as Elf, comedian Will Ferrell's warm and friendly movie character. The 35-year-old Burge has also served four tours as a Marine and one as an Army reserve, and this spring he's headed for another deployment.
NCAR scientist Danica Lombardozzi
April 14, 2016 | Many people know Danica Lombardozzi for her passion for ecological science and for co-founding the ozone gardens at NCAR's Mesa Lab and the University of Colorado. These gardens illustrate how plants are damaged by ground-level ozone.
Irfan Elahi, supercomputer installation project manager
April 7, 2016 | Irfan Elahi is the project manager overseeing the installation of our newest supercomputers – first Yellowstone and now Cheyenne. The section head in NCAR's Computational and Information Systems Laboratory (CISL) didn't set out to become an expert on building, deploying, and maintaining large, high-performance computing systems.
NCAR scientist Julie Demuth
On June 3, 1980, seven tornadoes touched down in or near Grand Island, Nebraska, killing five people and injuring 200. Julie Demuth, now a project scientist in NCAR's Mesoscale & Microscale Meteorology Lab, was 2 years old at the time. While she doesn't remember that night, the events made an indelible impression.

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