Workshop Participants

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR)

Maria Molina

Dr. Maria J. Molina (she/her) is a Project Scientist working in the Climate and Global Dynamics Laboratory at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)…
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

Rose Yu

Dr. Rose Yu is an assistant professor at the University of California San Diego, Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Her research focuses on advancing…
University of California, San Diego

Oliver Watt-Meyer

I am a Senior Research Scientist in the Climate Modeling group at the Allen Institute for AI. My current interests are in the use of…
Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2)
University of California, Irvine

Marie McGraw

I am an atmospheric and climate scientist at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (part of Colorado State University), where I study weather…
Colorado State University
University of the Republic
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Tom Beucler

Tom Beucler is an assistant professor of environmental data science at the University of Lausanne in Switzerland. He recently started a lab specifically dedicated to…
University of Lausanne (UNIL)
University of Oxford
École des Ponts ParisTech
University of Bremen

Katie Dagon

Dr. Katie Dagon is a project scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) in Boulder, Colorado, working in the Climate and Global Dynamics…
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

Laure Zanna

Laure Zanna is a Professor in Mathematics & Atmosphere/Ocean Science at the Courant Institute, New York University. Her research focuses on the dynamics of the…
New York University
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR) German Aerospace Center

David Rolnick

David Rolnick is an Assistant Professor and Canada CIFAR AI Chair in the School of Computer Science at McGill University and at Mila Quebec AI…
McGill University

Claire Monteleoni

Claire Monteleoni is an Associate Professor, and the Associate Chair for Inclusive Excellence, in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Colorado Boulder,…
University of Colorado, Boulder

Juliane Mueller

Juliane Mueller is a staff scientist in the Applied Mathematics and Computational Research Division at Berkeley Lab. She received her Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from…
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)

Ignacio Lopez-Gomez

Ignacio is a PhD candidate at the California Institute of Technology, working with Tapio Schneider. He is also part of the Climate Modeling Alliance (CliMA)…
California Institute of Technology

David John Gagne

Dr. David John Gagne II is a Machine Learning Scientist II and head of the Analytics and Integrative Machine Learning group at the National Center…
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

Christopher Bretherton

Chris Bretherton is an atmospheric scientist who studies cloud formation and turbulence and improves how they are simulated in global climate and weather forecast models.…
Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2)

Alice DuVivier

I am interested in the high-latitude connections and exchanges between the atmosphere, ocean, and sea ice components of the Earth System. I use climate models…
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Environment and Climate Change Canada

Cecilia Äijälä

Cecilia Äijälä is a Doctoral Researcher, currently working on her PhD thesis 'New understanding on sea-ice dynamics and ice-ocean interaction' under the supervision of Prof.…
University of Helsinki

Elina Valkonen

Elina Valkonen began her work on Arctic cyclones at the Finnish Meteorological Institute, where she researched extratropical cyclones and their interactions with North Atlantic sea…
Colorado State University
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Linette Boisvert

Dr. Linette Boisvert received her PhD from the University of Maryland in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences in 2013. Her PhD work involved estimating the moisture…
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Michael Gallagher

Michael Gallagher is an observationalist, having participated in field campaigns across the Arctic. His science research is centered around studying the atmosphere in the Arctic…
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research

Zhuo Wang

Dr. Zhuo Wang's research interests are primarily in the fields of tropical meteorology and climate dynamics, including tropical cyclones, intraseasonal variability, tropical-extratropical interaction, subseasonal to…
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Finnish Meteorological Institute
Purdue University

Sonja Murto

I graduated from Helsinki University with MSc in Meteorology in 2017 (and BCs in Geography in 2015) and started as a PhD student at Stockholm…
Stockholm University

Hailong Wang

Hailong Wang has wide-ranging research expertise in atmospheric aerosols, cloud physics and dynamics, aerosol-cloud-precipitation-climate interactions, light-absorbing impurities in snowpack and sea ice, radiative feedbacks, and…
Pacific Norhtwest National Laboratory (PNNL)

Kirstin Schulz

I obtained a Masters degree in Applied Mathematics at the Technical University of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, and hold a PhD degree in Physical Oceanography from the University…
University of Texas at Austin
Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finland

Judah Cohen

Dr. Judah Cohen is Director of Seasonal Forecasting and Principal Scientist at Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER). In addition to his research interests on the…
Atmospheric and Environmental Research

Jing Zhang

Jing Zhang's research focus on regional climate and weather studies. Recent and ongoing research projects include: dynamic downscaling for glacier/ice-sheet impact studies, regional reanalysis for…
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T)

Marius O Jonassen

I'm an associate professor of meteorology, mainly working on topics related to the polar regions.
The University Centre in Svalbard
Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science (IAC)

Wilbert Weijer

Dr. Wilbert Weijer is Physical Oceanographer and Climate Scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). He has a PhD (2000) in Physical Oceanography from Utrecht…
Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)

Michael Steele

Mike Steele is interested in the large-scale circulation of sea ice and water in the Arctic Ocean. He uses observations collected by in situ sensors…
University of Washington

James Morison

1972-Present, I have studied the physical Oceanography of Arctic Ocean, primarily through field observations. Early work was rainy small scale air-sea-ice interaction, tending in recent…
University of Washington

Devan Crane

Devan Crane is a Program Associate for Aspen Global Change Institute. In this role, she assists in the planning and execution of AGCI’s workshops and…
Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI)

David Hall

Dr. David M. Hall is a Senior Data Scientist and Solution Architect at NVIDIA. Dr. Hall obtained his Ph.D in Theoretical Physics from the University…
NVIDIA Corporation

Stephan Hoyer

Stephan is a staff engineer at Google Research. He works on deep learning for science, with a focus on physical simulations and applications in climate/weather…

Heidi Sevestre

Dr. Heïdi Sevestre is a glaciologist, winner of the inaugural Shackleton Medal for the Protection of the Polar Regions. Dr. Sevestre is a member of…
AMAP Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme