Projects

 


Current Projects:


1.) Top-Down Estimates of the Changes in State-Level CO Emissions in the United States and Its Implications to Verifying Emissions of Fossil-Fuel CO2 and Other Constituents (PI)

(2013-2016) NASA ACMAP Grant NNX13AK24G (NCE)


2.) Impact of Total Column Water Vapor Measurements on Short-to-Medium-Range Forecasts of North American Monsoon Precipitation (Co-I)

(2013-2016) NSF Grant AGS-1261226. PI (Yolande Serra/Univ. Washington), Co-I (Chris Castro/HAS) (NCE)


3.) Estimating Carbon Flux Storage : Constraint of the Community Land Model Using Observations at Different Temporal Scales  (Co-I)

(2013-2016) DOE Grant DE-SC0016011. PI (Dave Moore/UA SNRE), Co-I (Valerie Trouet/UA LTRR), Co-I (Andrew Richardson/Harvard), Collaborator (Andy Fox/NEON). (NCE)


4.) Assimilation and Analysis of Terra Observations of Amazonian Biomass Burning Emissions (Co-I) 

(2014-2017) NASA Grant NNX14AN47G (UCAR sub-award), PI (Merritt Deeter/NCAR), Co-I (Maria Val Martin/CSU), Co-I (Emily Fischer/CSU), Co-I (Christine Wiedinmyer/NCAR), Collaborators (Meinrat Andreae/Max Planck, David Edwards/NCAR, Louisa Emmons/NCAR, John Gille/NCAR)  (NCE)


5.) DC-8-based Observations of Atmospheric CO2 in Support of the KORUS-AQ Regional Studies (Co-I)

(2015-2018) NASA KORUSAQ NNX16AE16G, PI (Melissa Yang/Joshua DiGangi (NASA LaRC), Co-I: Y. Choi (NASA LaRC), Collaborator: J-H. Woo (Konkuk)


6.) The Role of Anthropogenic Combustion on Urban-Geo System Environments: A Multi-Species Analysis Over Megacities (PI)

(2017-2020) NASA ACMAP Grant NNX17AG39G, Collaborators (Helen Worden/NCAR, Benjamin Gaubert/NCAR, Kazuyuki Miyazaki/JAMSTEC)


7.) A New Hydrometeorological Testbed in Northern Mexico for Improved Weather Forecasts and Climate Monitoring (Co-I)

(2017-2018)  Binational Consortium for Regional Scientific Development and Innovation, University of Arizona - National Council for Science and Technology of Mexico.  Consortium for Arizona-Mexico Arid Enviroments (CAZMEX), PIs (Christopher Castro/UA and David Adams/UNAM)

 


Past Projects:


1.) Development of a carbon monitoring system from an ensemble coupled data assimilation perspective (PI)

(2011-2012) NASA CMS SDT Grant NNX11AL31G 


2.) 2012/2011 WRF and MEPS development, support, applications (Co-I)

(2011-2012) AFWA Grant (UCAR subaward). PI (Chris Snyder/NCAR), Co-I (Joshua Hacker/Naval Postgraduate School)


3.) Integration of satellite products into a chemical weather forecasting system (Co-I)

(2010-2013) NASA ACMAP Grant. PI (Gabriele Pfister/NCAR), Co-I (David Edwards, Louisa Emmons, Guy Brasseur, NCAR; Kelly Chance, SOA/Harvard), Collaborators (Helen Worden/NCAR, Cathy Clerbaux (CNRS/France)


4.) A Framework for Regional-Scale Atmospheric Composition Observation System & Simulation Experiments (Co-I)

(2011-2014) NASA ACMAP Grant NNX11A110G (UCAR sub-award). PI (David Edwards, Gabriele Pfister, Helen Worden, Merritt Deeter NCAR), Collaborators (Louisa Emmons/NCAR, Cathy Clerbaux/CNRS, France)