Purdue WHPC May Meeting Announcement

May 2, 2018  3:00pm – 4:00pm
RAWL 1071

Purdue Women in HPC (WHPC) is pleased to host a meeting on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from 3:00 to 4:00 PM in RAWL 1071 for ALL individuals with an interest in learning more about high performance computing (HPC) and supporting the advancement of women in technology are encouraged to attend.

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  • Welcome
  • Invited Speaker: Dr. Robin Tanamachi, Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Purdue University presenting on Improving numerical weather predictions of severe storms with radar data assimilation.
  • Announcements and networking

About Dr. Robin Tanamachi:

Prof. Tanamachi’s interests encompass the dynamics of severe convective storms and tornadoes. She has been involved in instrumented observations of severe convective storms for more than 15 years, and used HPC to illuminate some aspects of storm behavior related to tornado production. She is the principal investigator on the X-band Teaching and Research Radar, due to be installed on Wang Hall this summer. More info about Dr. Tanamachi and her research can be found here.


Register for the May 2nd meeting here.


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Originally posted: April 26, 2018  4:06pm