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Defenses for Fall 2021

Studying Tropical Cyclone Rapid Intensification with the Certainty Framework for Causal Discovery: A Case Study
Oct 25, 2021
MS Defense
“Studying Tropical Cyclone Rapid Intensification with the Certainty Framework for Causal Discovery: A Case Study”
BY Michael DeCaria
ADVISOR Peter Jan van Leeuwen
Detection of Forced Change Within Combined Climate Fields Using Explainable Neural Networks
Oct 19, 2021
MS Defense
“Detection of Forced Change Within Combined Climate Fields Using Explainable Neural Networks”
BY Jamin Rader
ADVISOR Elizabeth Barnes
Breaking the Deadlock in Aerosol Remote Sensing and Three-Dimensional Radiative Transfer Using Machine Learning
Oct 12, 2021
MS Defense
“Breaking the Deadlock in Aerosol Remote Sensing and Three-Dimensional Radiative Transfer Using Machine Learning”
BY Kevin Yang
ADVISOR Christine Chiu
The Impact of Tropical Intraseasonal Variability on Subseasonal-to-Seasonal Predictability
Sep 08, 2021
MS Defense
“The Impact of Tropical Intraseasonal Variability on Subseasonal-to-Seasonal Predictability”
BY Wei-Ting Hsiao
ADVISOR Eric Maloney and Elizabeth Barnes
An Investigation of an East Pacific Easterly Wave Genesis Pathway and the Impact of the Papagayo and Tehuantepec Wind Jets on the East Pacific Mean State and Easterly Waves
Aug 31, 2021
PhD Defense
“An Investigation of an East Pacific Easterly Wave Genesis Pathway and the Impact of the Papagayo and Tehuantepec Wind Jets on the East Pacific Mean State and Easterly Waves”
BY Justin Whitaker
ADVISOR Eric Maloney