Professor Matthew H. Hitchman

Research interests: atmospheric dynamics, the general circulation, transport and mixing, UTLS structure, volanic aerosol, ozone layer, chemical transport modeling, the role of inertial instability, PV dipoles in tropical and extratropical cyclones, influence of the QBO on the tropical and subtropical UTLS.

Ph.D. 1985 University of Washington, Atmospheric Science

Research Positions: 1996-present: Professor of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, U.W.-Madison; Spring 2020: Distingished Visiting Professor, Kyoto University 1997-2000 Department Chair; 10/95-1/96 Visiting Professor, Kyoto University, Japan; 1992-1996 Associate Professor of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences; 1988-1992 Assistant Professor of Meteorology, University of Wisconsin - Madison; 1986-1988: Scientist I, National Center for Atmospheric Research; 1985-1986: Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Washington


Last Updated: July, 2020