Researchers with the University of Oklahoma Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies received awards at the American Meteorological Society 100th Annual Meeting in January.
Torres received an Editor’s Award for the Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. Torres was honored for, “providing thorough reviews that have helped the decision-making process in controversial situations.”
Schvartzman, who is also a PhD candidate, was awarded the AMS Spiros G. Geotis Student Prize. The Spiros G. Geotis Student Prize is awarded for an outstanding student paper presented at a technical conference on radar meteorology. His paper, titled “Design of Practical Pulse Compression Waveforms for Polarimetric Phased Array Radar,” presents practical system considerations to design waveforms with the goal of improving polarimetric radar data quality.
More details, and full award listing, on the AMS website.