Author Archives: Roohollah Azad

About Roohollah Azad

I am a postdoc in meteorology at the Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen. My research concerns the dynamics of synoptic-meso scale weather systems and precipitation in mid-latitudes. I have also a general interest in weather forecasting, especially understanding of dynamical processes in the atmosphere aiming at improving medium range predictions.

Atmospheric Rivers

The advent of satellite imagery opened our eyes to many unseen aspects of the airflow in the atmosphere which had been invisible to most scientific instruments. It gave us the possibility to trace the transportation of moisture from tropical regions … Continue reading

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