Adam Sobel

Adam Sobel
Columbia University
Earth and Environmental Sciences/Applied Math
500 W. 120th St., Rm. 217
New York
Fields of interest
Tropical Meteorology, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, General Circulation, Atmospheric Water Vapor, Intraseasonal Variability, Tropical Cyclones
Description of scientific projects
- Theory of the atmospheric general circulation, especially the tropics - Processes controlling water vapor distribution, as well as stable isotopes of water - Tropical precipitation as studied from space (TRMM/GPM) - Dynamics of intraseasonal and synoptic-scale variability in the tropics - Tropical cyclones and climate - African drought