RoebberPaulPaul Roebber


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Phone: (414) 229-3950

Educational Degrees

Ph.D., Meteorology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1991
M.S., Meteorology, Massachusetts Inst. of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1983
B.Sc., Meteorology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1981

Research Positions

Postdoctoral Research Associate, SUNY at Albany, 1992-1993

Research Interests

  • Synoptic and mesoscale meteorology
  • Climate dynamics
  • Data analysis
  • Numerical weather prediction

Selected Service, Projects, and Publications

  • Initiative Administrator of Innovative Weather.
  • Reducing forecast uncertainty to improve understanding of atmospheric flow transitions, NSF Grant, 2008-2011, with A. Tsonis.
  • Resolving severe weather impacts of global climate change, UWM Research Growth Initiative III Grant, 2008.
  • Lake Michigan Offshore Wind Forecasts and Near Real-time Wind Measurements to 100 meters at Racine Reef Lighthouse, We Energies Grant, 2008-2010.
  • Vortex-driven sensitivity in deformation flow. Journal of Atmospheric Science 12, 3819--3839, with Z. Liu.
  • The fiftieth anniversary of Sanders (1955): A mesoscale model simulation of the cold front of 17-18 April 1953. Fred Sanders Symposium Volume, 127--143, with D. M. Schultz.
  • The impact of analysis error on medium range weather forecasts, Monthly Weather Review 136, 3425--3431, with K. Swanson.

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