Search

Stay Connected

NOAA Research Scientist Profiles

Meet Our Scientists

Unique collaboration works to extend sea ice prediction from days to decades Unique collaboration works to extend sea ice prediction from days to decades

Unique collaboration works to extend sea ice prediction from days to decades

For more than two decades, Elizabeth Hunke has worked at the Department of Energy’s Los Alamos National Laboratory to design, create and improve a model used to predict sea ice extent, thickness and movement in...
0 5110
New research reveals patterns of US and global ozone pollution New research reveals patterns of US and global ozone pollution

New research reveals patterns of US and global ozone pollution

Despite significant gains in controlling ground-level ozone pollution, some residents of California, Arizona, Colorado, Texas, the Midwest and the Mid-Atlantic spent more than 15 days each year between 2010 and 2014...
0 4910
NOAA research holds promise of predicting snowpack before snow falls NOAA research holds promise of predicting snowpack before snow falls

NOAA research holds promise of predicting snowpack before snow falls

New NOAA research is showing we can predict snow levels in the mountains of the West in March some eight months in advance. This prediction can be down to the scale of a mountain range, which will improve...
0 4671
A climate science milestone on Colorado’s Continental Divide A climate science milestone on Colorado’s Continental Divide

A climate science milestone on Colorado’s Continental Divide

Fifty years ago, the first carbon dioxide measurement from high in the Rocky Mountains laid the groundwork for one of the climate science community's most valuable datasets.  

0 4248
Mining weather data from Civil War-era Navy logbooks Mining weather data from Civil War-era Navy logbooks

Mining weather data from Civil War-era Navy logbooks

A new grant will let a University of Washington-based project add a new fleet to its quest to learn more about past climate from the records of long-gone mariners. The UW is among the winners of the 2017...
0 4507
Designing the climate observing system of the future Designing the climate observing system of the future

Designing the climate observing system of the future

A new study suggests that targeted investments in expanding climate observing systems could return trillions of dollars in benefits in the decades to come. 

0 6449
Report: Weather readiness depends on more than just a good forecast Report: Weather readiness depends on more than just a good forecast

Report: Weather readiness depends on more than just a good forecast

Catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey that led to more than 60 deaths and thousands of rescues showed again that an accurate NOAA forecast by itself is not enough to ensure people grasp the risks and make sound...
0 6609
Warm air helped make 2017 ozone hole smallest since 1988 Warm air helped make 2017 ozone hole smallest since 1988

Warm air helped make 2017 ozone hole smallest since 1988

Measurements from satellites this year showed the hole in Earth’s ozone layer that forms over Antarctica each September was the smallest observed since 1988, scientists from NASA and NOAA announced today. 
0 10782
RSS
First345678910Last

NOAA Research Scientists

  • All
  • Profile
  • Air Quality
  • Arctic
  • Climate
  • Ecosystems
  • Fisheries & Seafood
  • Great Lakes
  • Marine Science
  • Weather
  • Ocean Exploration
  • Women in Research
  • In The Spotlight
    More

    No content

    A problem occurred while loading content.

    Previous Next

    OAR HEADQUARTERS

    Phone: 301-713-2458
    Address: 1315 East-West Highway Silver Spring, MD 20910

    Stay Connected

    ABOUT US

    Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR) - or "NOAA Research" - provides the research foundation for understanding the complex systems that support our planet. Working in partnership with other organizational units of the NOAA, a bureau of the Department of Commerce, NOAA Research enables better forecasts, earlier warnings for natural disasters, and a greater understanding of the Earth. Our role is to provide unbiased science to better manage the environment, nationally, and globally.

    CONTACT US

    Can't Find What You Need?
    Send Feedback
    Copyright 2018 by NOAA Terms Of Use Privacy Statement
    Back To Top