TBA

Wed, Sep 27, 12:00 pm
Location: 
126 Barnard Hall
Speaker Name: 
Dr. Ruby Leung
Pacific Northwest National Lab

Dr. L. Ruby Leung is a Laboratory Fellow at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and an Affiliate Scientist at National Center for Atmospheric Research. Her research broadly cuts across multiple areas in modeling and analysis of climate and the hydrological cycle including land-atmosphere interactions, orographic processes, monsoon climate, climate extremes, land surface processes, and aerosol-cloud interactions. Her research on climate change impacts has been featured in Science, Popular Science, Wall Street Journal, National Public Radio, and many major newspapers. 

Dr. Leung is the Chief Scientist of Department of Energy Accelerated Climate Modeling for Energy (ACME). She has organized key workshops sponsored by DOE, NSF, NOAA, and NASA, and served on advisory panels and NRC committee that define future priorities in climate modeling, hydroclimate, and water cycle research. She is an editor of the American Geophysical Union Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres and American Meteorological Society Journal of Hydrometeorology. She has published over 200 peer-reviewed journal articles and has been session chairs and keynote/invited speakers in many workshops and conferences.

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