University of Alaska Fairbanks Mesoscale Modeling and Applications Group Arctic Region Supercomputing Center


Current Efforts:

Real-time Alaska WRF Weather Forecasts
BOEM Beaufort Sea Mesoscale Meteorology Study
Social Vulnerability to Climate Change in Alaskan Coastal Communities


Personnel:

Dr. Jing Zhang, Associate Professor
Jeremy Krieger, Research Programmer
Fuhong Liu, Graduate Research Assistant
Steve Stegall, Graduate Research Assistant
Wei Tao, Graduate Research Assistant


Partners:

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), Alaska OCS Region, part of the U.S. Department of the Interior
International Arctic Research Center (UAF)
Geophysical Institute (UAF)
Xiangdong Zhang of IARC, UAF
Martha Shulski of the High Plains Regional Climate Center, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Peter Olsson of the Alaska Experimental Forecast Facility and Alaska State Climate Center, University of Alaska Anchorage
Tom Weingartner of the Institute of Marine Science, UAF
Keith Hines of the Polar Meteorology Group, Byrd Polar Research Center, Ohio State University
Xingang Fan of the Department of Geography and Geology, Western Kentucky University


Other Links of Interest:

ARSC Weather Modeling Initiative
Alaska Wildfire Smoke Forecast Page
Weather Research and Forecasting Model (WRF)
PSU/NCAR Mesoscale Modeling System (MM5)
Anchorage NWS Forecast Office
Fairbanks NWS Forecast Office
Alaska Region of the National Weather Service
Current opportunities at ARSC


Contact us:

jzhang1@ncat.edu
jeremy.krieger@arsc.edu (webmaster)