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- Sea ice remote sensing, modeling, and data assimilation
- Arctic climate, and global change
- East Detroit (now
Eastpointe) Nursery School, 1974
Dexter M. Ferry Elementary School, 1981
- Charles H.
Parcells Middle School, 1983
Grosse Pointe North High School, 1987
- B.S.E. Aerospace
of Michigan, 1991
- M.S. Aerospace
Engineering Sciences, University
- Ph.D. Program in
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Colorado,
- Currently I am a research scientist (level II) at the National
Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
in conjunction with the University of Colorado Cooperative
Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES). One of my
duties is interim team leader for the SSM/I passive microwave
polar stereographic sea ice products.
- My previous position was as an assistant professor at the U.S. Naval Academy in the Oceanography
Department, where I taught upper-level undergraduate classes in
Polar Oceanography/Meteorology and Environmental Remote Sensing.
- Before going to the USNA, I worked as a post-doc at the National Ice Center in
- Before that, I worked at CCAR, Colorado Center
for Astrodynamics Research.
- I was part of PAOS,
the Program in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, now the Atm.
and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC) Department.
- My thesis research was funded by NASA's Mission to Planet Earth.
- NOAA/NCEP Sea Ice
Group NASA Goddard's Cryosphere Sciences
- Web site maintenance.
(ftp page, web ftp link)
- National news on CNN
- Hometown news: The Denver
Post, The Detroit News,
The Detroit Free Press, The Washington Post
- For the latest in sports, drop in on Berman and company at ESPN
- News of the Wolverines.
UM Alumni page
Forecast for Boulder.
- Info on my current home city, Boulder, Colorado.
Bus info from RTD.
- Info on places I used to live: Annapolis, MD; Alexandria, VA; Ann Arbor, MI; Grosse Pointe
- Comic relief, Foxtrot, Calvin and
- My Travel Pages
- Fantasy Football
- Walt's NCAA Tourney Pool: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
- My answer to the confounding 'gry'
question. More on the gry riddle.
- The definitive source of info on the creationism/evolution
- Urban Legends;
another urban legends page: snopes.com
links for TV shows, comics, music, etc.
- Mike Burger's blog
- Roger Ebert's Movie
- My favorite movies
(rather out of date)
- The Modern Library's list of 100
Best Novels of the 20th Century and AFI's Top 100 Movies
- The ultimate movie guide, the Internet
- Delta, United, American, Spirit, Frontier, Orbitz
- My bank in Colorado, the CU Credit Union.
"To understand just one life, you have to swallow the world." -
University of Colorado