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SOARS Protégés of 2010

Ian C. Colon-Pagan

Ian is interested in the study of Tropical Cyclones landfalls and the production of heavy orographic rainfall on mountainous islands.


Graduate
Georgia Institute of Technology
PhD in Atmospheric Science
In progress

North Carolina A&T State University
MS in Physics
2010

Undergraduate
University of Puerto Rico
BS in Physics
2008

Research
2010: Case Study: Hurricane Felix (2007): Rapid Intensification
2009: Orographic effects on rainfall induced by the passage of tropical cyclones over mountainous islands. Part 1: The effect of cloud microphysics
2008: Comparison of water vapor measurements from GPS atmospheric remote sensing techniques
2007: Hurricane and tropical storms impacts over the South Florida Metropolitan Area: Mortality, economics, and government

Presentations
"Case study of Hurricane Felix (2007): Rapid intensification," AGU Fall Meeting, Seattle, WA, 2011
"Case study of Hurricane Felix (2007): Rapid intensification," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2010
"Orographic effects on rainfall induced by the passage of tropical cyclones over mountainous islands. Part 1: The effect of cloud microphysics," AMS Student Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2010
"Orographic effects on rainfall induced by the passage of tropical cyclones over mountainous islands. Part 1: The effect of cloud microphysics," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2009
"Orographic effects on rainfall induced by the passage of tropical cyclones over mountainous islands. Part 1: The effect of cloud microphysics," SACNAS Conference, Dallas, TX, 2010
"Comparison of water vapor measurements from GPS atmospheric remote sensing techniques," 13th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface, AMS Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 2009
"Comparison of water vapor measurements from GPS atmospheric remote sensing techniques," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2008
"Comparison of water vapor measurements from GPS atmospheric remote sensing techniques," 75th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the American Physcial Society, Raleigh, NC, 2008
"Comparison of water vapor measurements from GPS atmospheric remote sensing techniques," NOAA Administrative Committee Meeting, Raleigh, NC, 2008
"Comparison of water vapor measurements from GPS atmospheric remote sensing techniques," FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC Workshop, Taipei, Taiwan, 2008
"Hurricane and tropical storms impacts over the South Florida Metropolitan Area: Mortality, economics, and government," AAAS Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, 2008
"Hurricane and tropical storms impacts over the South Florida Metropolitan Area: Mortality, economics, and government," AMS Student Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2008
"Hurricane and tropical storms impacts over the South Florida Metropolitan Area: Mortality, economics, and government," SACNAS, Kansas City, MO, 2007
"Hurricane and tropical storms impacts over the South Florida Metropolitan Area: Mortality, economics, and government," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2007

Mentoring
2009: Peer Mentor, Raymond Detweiler

To access Ian's work on NCAR's Library service, OpenSky click here.

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