Alumni

Current Members

Michael Tai Bryant - Post-baccalaureate Research Assistant

Current Research:
Organizing storm data collected from Poga Mountain, creating graphs from the data to check any correllations, and placing the data and graphs on a web page. Analyzing the vertical profile of storms.

Education:
B.S. Chemistry with minor in Environmental Science - N.C. State University - 2010

Personal Interests: Protecting the environment, stocks, making money, baseball, basketball, football, Star Trek

Current Hometown: Apex, North Carolina

Attended: Apex High School

Extra Comment: AV malformation rupture at the age of six

Favorite Movies: Top Gun, Waterboy, Zoolander

Favorite Quote: "All that is needed for the triumph of evil is for a good man to do nothing." - Edmund Burke Tears of the Sun

Favorite Website:

  • National Weather Service homepage
  • WRAL
  • AIRNow - Air Quality
  • yahoo finance
  • MSN money
  • Boston Red Soxs
  • Edward (Siu Kei) Chan - Undergraduate Research Assistant (2015-)

    Research Interests:
    Image processing of snowflakes

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    Education:
    B.S. Computer Science - North Carolina State University - est. 2018

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    Nicole Corbin - Graduate Research Assistant (2014-)

    Research Interests:
    Radar data processing and analysis of orographic precipitation

    Hometown: Manhattan, IL

    Education:
    B.S. Meteorology - North Carolina State University - May 2014

    Personal Interests:
    Arts and crafts, singing, driving cars

    Favorites: Battlestar Galactica, Kurt Vonnegut, Scrubs, The Breakfast Club

    Favorite Quotes: "I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying."  - Oscar Wilde


    John Hader - Graduate Research Assistant (2015-)

    Research Interests:
    Low marine clouds

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    Education:
    B.S. Meteorology - North Carolina State University - May 2014

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    Nicole Hoban - Graduate Research Assistant (2014-)

    Research Interests:
    Northeast U.S. snowbands

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    Education:
    B.S. Meteorology - University of Missouri - May 2014

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    Matthew Miller - Post-Doc Research Scientist

    Current Research: Detection and characterization of atypically-thick low marine clouds, 89 GHz based drizzling marine stratocumulus detection and climatology

    Past Research: Error characterization with the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite.

    NASA Earth System and Space Science Fellowship (2008 -2010)

    Education:
    B.S. Meteorology - N.C. State University - 2004
    M.S. Atmospheric Sciences - N.C. State University - 2007
    Ph.D. Atmospheric Sciences - N.C. State University - 2010

    Hometown: Moyock, NC

    Favorite Quote:
    "Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!" -Percy Shelly "Ozymandias"


    Spencer Rhodes - Undergraduate Research Assistant (2014-)

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    Education:
    B.S. Meteorology and Computer Science - North Carolina State University - December 2015

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    Emma Scott - Undergraduate Research Assistant (2015-)

    Research Interests:
    Snowflake and radar data processing and analysis

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    Education:
    B.S. Meteorology - North Carolina State University - est. 2017

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    Laura Tomkins - Undergraduate Research Assistant (2015-)

    Research Interests:
    Radar data processing and analysis

    Hometown: Warwick, England

    Education:
    B.S. Meteorology with Mathematics Minor - North Carolina State University - est. 2017

    Personal Interests:
    Baking, kayaking, canoeing, backpacking, traveling

    Favorites: The Office, Harry Potter, big cats, Tom Petty

    Favorite Quotes: "There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called yesteray and the other is called tomorrow, so today is the right day to love, believe, do and mostly live."  - Dalai Lama


    Dr. Sandra Yuter - Imperious Leader


    Department Web Page:
    www4.ncsu.edu/~seyuter

    Personal Interests:
    science fiction, cat watching, Lego Ultimate Collector

    Favorites:
    The New Yorker (one of the last bastions of long-form journalism)

    Current Hometown: Raleigh, NC


    Tim - The Enchanter

    Current Research:

    • Optimization of the mithril inscribing technique for Dwarven master runes using the Felbeard Dreadhammer method.
    • Arithmagical modeling of the lost Flamel alchemical transmutations.

    Education:
    B.S. Wizardry - Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry - 1897
    M.S. Thaumaturgy - Salem Institute for Magic - 1899
    Ph.D. Arcane Runic Studies - Massachusetts Institute of Technomancy - 2002

    Selected Publications:
    Cleese, J., T. Jones, T. Enchanter, 2003: Computational fluid dynamic modeling of the air speed of an unladen European Swallow. J. Pract. Aerodyn., 87, 1456-1471.

    Enchanter, T., J. Cleese, D. Adams, 2004: The meaning of life, the universe, and everything: a quantitative study. Eur. J. Metaphy., 42, 10266-10284.

    Enchanter, T., 2004: Rune words and their uses in daemon slaying and beer pong. Daemonology and Drinking Games, 245, 486-497.

    Personal Interests:
    Archery, Raising the Dead, Ten Pen Bowling, Blacksmithing, Grail Questing, Debauchery, and Darts

    Hometown: Little Whinging, Surrey, UK