Matthew A. Janiga
Ph.D. student, under advisement of Chris Thorncroft
Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, University at Albany/SUNY
Office: Earth Science 330


Current Multi-Sensor Precipitation Estimate (MPE) and IR [Copyright EUMETSAT]


Iím a graduate student in the Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences at the University

at Albany, where I am working toward my Ph.D. under the advisement of Chris Thorncroft.

My research focuses on the mesoscale convective systems (MCSs) observed over Africa and their

interaction with African easterly waves (AEWs). One focus is the role of AEWs in initiating

convection. Another is the impact of the convection on the genesis and lifecycle of African easterly




Curriculum Vitae: || (PDF) || (Web) ||

Real-Time Maps: || Regional Maps || Hovmollers ||

|| Links ||


Other: || 2011 Africa Weather Exercise ||

Pictures: || Storm Chases ||



Questions or Comments? Contact Matthew Janiga.
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