Project Description

The Sergej Zilitinkevich Memorial Award Nomination Committee is pleased to announce that the 2023 Award is awarded to two candidates:
Professor Christine Susan Betham Grimmond, Dept. Meteorology, School of Mathematical, Physical and Computational Sciences (SMPCS), University of Reading, Reading RG6 6ET

Professor Emeritus, Larry Mahrt, College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State, University, Corvallis, Oregon. Senior Research Scientist, NorthWest Research Associates, Redmond, WA.

The award ceremony, which will include an award lecture by Sue Grimmond, will be held in the framework of the Annual Meeting of the EMS in Bratislava, Slovakia, 3 – 9 September 2023, namely in the session “Atmospheric boundary-layer processes, turbulence and land-atmosphere interactions”: Unfortunately Larry Mahrt cannot deliver an award lecture. Sue Grimmond’s Award Lecture: “Simplicity and complexity trade-offs in modelling urban-atmosphere”

The handing out of the Zilitinkevich award at EMS is approaching and scheduled for Tuesday September 5, 11 am.

Read more also from the EMS website.