Synoptic Meteorology

The study and analysis of macro-scale atmospheric processes, as well as weather prediction based on results of synoptic studies.  The synoptic scale (also known as large scale or cyclonic scale) is a horizontal length scale of the order of 1000 kilometres (about 620 miles) or more.


Dr. Paul Markowski talks about his career path and the impact his research on tornadoes has on society.                             

Dr. Yvette Richardson explains how her undergraduate degree in physics led to a career in meteorology and atmospheric science.


Dr. Kumjian talks about his research involving dual
polarization radar technology.

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