Dr. Ming Cai

Associate Professor of Meteorology

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Research Areas Include:

  • Linear/nonlinear dynamics of large-scale atmospheric motion and short-time climate variability
  • Diagnostics of general circulation anomalies using observed data and GCM outputs
  • Sub-seasonal and interannual climate variability predictions and forecast model error diagnostics
  • Data mining algorithms for detecting climate variability patterns
  • Simple atmospheric general circulation models and air-sea coupled models
  • Ensemble forecast and data assimilation methods for atmosphere and ocean coupled systems
  • Physics of climate impact of land use changes