Visitor: NWRA Welcomes Hamid Pahlavan, to the Boulder Office
Hamid is a postdoc & Junior Fellow Rice Academy, Rice University. He is a recent graduate of UW Atmospheric Sciences and will be jointly advised by Joan Alexander and Prof. Pedram Hassanzedeh of Rice University. Hamid’s Ph.D. thesis focused on tropical stratospheric circulation & waves and their representation in global data from the ECMWF (European Center for Medium Range Weather Forecasting). His postdoc work at NWRA is on a collaborative project with Rice colleagues, focusing on development of machine learning based methods of parameterization of gravity wave drag for climate models.
Please welcome Hamid!