Climate Measurement & Modeling

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Climate Measurement & Modeling 2016-12-02T18:47:18+00:00

Providing the Right Data, Analyses, and Simulations

Sandia has developed and fielded advanced sensors, such as Raman lidars; installed and monitored other institutions’ instrumentation; and advanced the state of the art by using unmanned aerial systems for climate measurement. In addition to expanding Atmospheric Radiation Monitoring program site measurement/monitoring capabilities, we are enhancing Sandia’s capability to understand the black carbon lifecycle and for methane detection and attribution in the Arctic environment. Sandia’s extensive expertise in accounting for uncertainties in high-performance computing models removed the largest bottleneck in traditional atmospheric models, allowing for faster simulation at higher resolutions to better assess climate-change impacts on extreme weather.

Current Projects

Sandia to present at 2016 AGU Fall Meeting

  Sandia leads the nation in addressing the complex intersection between the Earth and engineered environments, providing technical solutions to ensure our nation's strength and security. This week Sandia scientists will be the 2016 AGU [...]

Understanding Hazardous Combustion Byproducts Reduces Factors Impacting Climate Change

By Micheal Padilla Researchers at Sandia’s Combustion Research Facility are developing the understanding necessary to build cleaner combustion technologies that will in turn reduce climate impact. Their work focuses on understanding the oxidation chemistry of [...]

Subsurface Technology & Engineering Research (SubTER) Internship Opportunities

Sandia National Laboratories will offer a Subsurface Technology & Engineering Research (SubTER) oriented summer internship mid-May through early August 2016 and focus on subjects including geophysical data processing, tomographic imaging, automatic picking, and ambient seismic [...]

Visit us at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, Booth#1211 | Dec 14-18th

The AGU Fall Meeting is the largest Earth and space science meeting in the world. Now in its 48th year, AGU Fall Meeting is the best place to present your research; hear about the latest [...]

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