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David Thompson – Professor

David Thompson

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Research Interests

My research and that of my students is focused on improving our understanding of large-scale climate variability. Our approach is to 1) identify novel aspects of the climate system in observations and 2) test hypotheses motivated by our observational analyses in a hierarchy of numerical models, including simple balance models, idealized general circulation models and output from coupled Earth system models. My research interests include a range of phenomena and processes, including:

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Awards and Honors