Where we’ve been and where we’re going: CIMMS set a precedent 40 years ago and continues growing its mission

Numerical weather models, Doppler radar, quantified precipitation estimates. These are all words that can be heard within the National Weather Center, a building created to foster severe weather research and innovation. But what if entities within the building never existed? Brick and mortar house the largest research entity at the University of Oklahoma. The University […]

Peter Lamb Postdoctoral Fellowship announced

Former CIMMS Director Peter Lamb, who served from 1991-2014.

The Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies announces the opening of the prestigious Peter Lamb Postdoctoral Fellowship. The fellowship is named after former Director and University of Oklahoma Meteorology Professor Dr. Peter Lamb. Lamb passed away in May 2014. “It is fitting that CIMMS postdoctoral award be named after the former director of CIMMS, Pete […]

Legacy of former CIMMS director continues to grow

The legacy of a former director at The University of Oklahoma Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies continues to grow. Former Director and Meteorology Professor Dr. Peter Lamb passed away in May 2014 but he continues to impact future generations. In early November, Lamb’s sister Joy Oakly presented the Lamb Memorial Prize. The Lamb Memorial […]