HRD Monthly Science Meeting of July 2017

July’s science meeting consisted of 6 presentations:

  1. Steve Guimond (NASA) – “Reviving the Imaging Wind and Rain Airborne Profiler (IWRAP) for Hurricane Research: A Case Study of Hurricane Rita (2005)”
  2. Mu-Chieh (Laura) Ko – “Preliminary Review – HWRF-B 2016 Retrospective Dataset”
  3. Robert Rogers – “The Challenge of Intensity Forecasting in Moderate Shear”
  4. Emily Paltz (Hollings Scholar)- “Analyzing the Impact of Shear on Tropical Cyclones from Dropsondes”
  5. Erin Dougherty (University of Albany/SUNY) – “Hurricane Bonnie (1998): Maintaining Intensity during High Vertical Wind Shear and an Eyewall Replacement Cycle”
  6. Rani Wiggins (Hollings Scholar) – “Ensemble Based Sensitivity Analysis at the Vortex Scale”

All the presentations are available on the anonymous ftp site at: