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Office: EMS E477
Phone: (414) 229-5490
Vincent Larson's Vitae.

Educational Degrees

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, February 1999.
B.A., Physics, Yale University, New Haven, CT, May 1992.

Research Positions

Postdoctoral Fellow, CIRA, Colorado State, 1999-2000

Research Interests

  • Numerical analysis: Computational fluid dynamics.
  • Statistics: Monte Carlo simulation; Parameter estimation.
  • Atmospheric modeling.

Selected Service, Projects, and Publications

  • Associate Editor of Monthly Weather Review, 2005.
  • Mixed-phase layer clouds in the Arctic and mid-latitudes, UW-Milwaukee Research Growth Initiative Award, 2008-2009.
  • Co-Investigator, Multiscale modeling of aerosol impacts on clouds and precipitatio, NASA grant, 2007-2009.
  • The vertical profile of liquid and ice water content in mid-latitude mixed-phase altocumulus clouds,  J. Applied Meteorology and Climatology, (2008) 47, 2487-2495, with L. D. Carey, J. Niu, P. Yang, J. A. Kankiewicz, and T. H. Vonder Haar.
  • An idealized model of the one-dimensional carbon dioxide rectifier effect, Tellus B, 60B, 525-536, with H. Volkmer.
  • Elucidating model inadequacies in a cloud parameterization by use of an ensemble-based calibration framework, Monthly Weather Review, (2007) 135, 4077--4096, with J.-C. Golaz, J. A. Hansen, D. P. Schanen, and B. M. Griffin.
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