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  1. Simple models of the Indian summer monsoon

    04 May 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Amit Apte

    The Indian summer monsoon is a dramatic multiscale, multiphysics event that has a profound impact on the food security of more than a billion people. Predictions for the monsoon rainfall using present-day general circulation models are often wide of the mark, with serious consequences for the...

  2. Adaptive mesh refinement for storm surge modeling

    03 Mar 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Marc Pierre Kjerland

    Coastal inundation such as storm surge is a major concern for many of the world's population centers, and recent disasters such as Hurricane Sandy and Typhoon Haiyan highlight the growing risks of climate change. Numerical simulation of storm surge can be challenging due to the large spatial...

  3. Malte Fabian Stuecker

    I am currently a postdoctoral researcher working with Fei-Fei Jin at the Department of Atmospheric Sciences in the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) at the University of...