Aviation Week & Space Technology announced that the COYOTE UAV has been selected as a winner of the 61st Annual Laureate Awards, honoring extraordinary achievements in the global aerospace arena. The winners will be honored on 1 March, 2018, at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC, and a Grand Laureate will be announced. The … Continue reading Coyote awarded the 2018 Aviation Week Laureate Award winner for Defense, Dual Use
Read about it at http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/MWR-D-17-0095.1.
Watch the video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lK-2AA2NmmE.
December’s science meeting consisted of three presentations: Dave Nolan: Preliminary results on the sources of condensate in the hurricane outflow layer Jun Zhang: Observations of gravity waves in tropical cyclones Leon Nguyen: Assessing tropical cyclone intensity change in moderate vertical wind shear using dropsondes: thermodynamics of the lower troposphere All the presentations are available on … Continue reading HRD Monthly Science Meeting of December 2017
Dr. O'Neill presented a seminar on “Diurnal gravity waves as a probe of hurricanes’ internal structure“. Abstract: Satellite observations of cloudy hurricane canopies have shown a universal, daily, wave-like feature that propagates radially outward, as far as 600 km (Dunion et al. 2014). Daytime solar heating of a hurricane’s upper eyewall is surely responsible, but … Continue reading HRD Seminar – Dr. Morgan O’Neill, T. C. Chamberlin Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Chicago – 14 November 2017