NOAA Climate & Global Change

Alumni Class 3



  • Research Topic: Paleo Ice Core
  • PhD Institution: MIT / WHOI
  • Host: University of Rhode Island, Michael Bender
  • Appointment: 1993 - 1995
  • Current Position: Professor, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University


  • Research Topic: Terrestrial Bio Geochem
  • PhD Institution: University of New Hampshire
  • Host: University of New Hampshire, Robert Harriss
  • Appointment: 1993 - 1995
  • Current Position: Research Professor, Biogeochemical Modeling; Joint Appointment Department of Earth Sciences
    Ph.D., University of New Hampshire


  • Research Topic: Data Assimilation and Ocean Modeling
  • PhD Institution: University of Pennsylvania
  • Host: Princeton University, GFDL, Kirk Bryan
  • Appointment: 1993 - 1995
  • Current Position: Physical Scientist, Oceans and Climate Group, NOAA Geophysical Fluids Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL)

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  • Research Topic: Ocean Data Assimilation
  • PhD Institution: UCLA
  • Host: MIT, Paola Malnotte-Rizzoli
  • Appointment: 1994 - 1996
  • Current Position: Principal Scientist, GE Global Research Center, Albany, NY


  • Research Topic: TOGA COARE Convection
  • PhD Institution: University of Washington
  • Host: University of Colorado, Peter Webster
  • Appointment: 1993 - 1995
  • Current Position: Professor, Meteorology and Physical Oceanography Division, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Miami


  • Research Topic: Strato 0 chem
  • PhD Institution: Stanford University
  • Host: NOAA/OAR/R/E/AL, Susan Solomon
  • Appointment: 1994 - 1996
  • Current Position: Research Scientist of INSTAAR, University of Colorado Boulder



  • Research Topic: Climate Change Scenarios
  • PhD Institution: University of Hamburg, Germany
  • Host: University of Washington, Dennis Lettenmaier
  • Appointment: 1994 - 1996
  • Current Position: Tenured staff member, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany; Co-founder of O.A.Sys Research, Ocean Atmosphere Systems Research, GbRMax-Planck Institute for Meteorology, Germany



  • Research Topic: Ocean Convection
  • PhD Institution: Universität Kiel, Germany
  • Host: MIT, John Marshall
  • Appointment: 1994 - 1995
  • Current Position: Chairman of the Research Unit: Physical Oceanography, Leibniz-Institut für Meereswissenschaften IFM-GEOMAR, Germany