Papers Published: Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS), AMS Weather
and Forecasting, Journal of Applied Meteorology, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres,
Geophysical Research Letters, National Weather Digest, Pure and Applied Geophysics,
ICAO Journal, Electronic Journal of Operational Meteorology (Detailed listing)
Research Cited:Science News, Aviation Week and Space Technology, Wall Street Journal
Professional Memberships: American Meteorological Society, National Weather Association,
American Geophysical Union, National Council of Industrial Meteorologists
NOAA Job Experience: National Weather Service aviation, marine, and public forecaster,
Seattle, WA and Washington, DC; National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information
Service, satellite research meteorologist, Washington, DC.
Training Experience: Developed training materials for the Cooperative Program for
Meteorological Education and Training (COMET) Satellite Meteorology classes and MetEd
online courses; conducted online VisitView teletraining (similar to WebEx or GoToMeeting)
on satellite fog detection; and taught in several International WMO workshops on
aviation weather and satellite meteorology.
Military service: Air Force, 1965-1970. Served as weather forecaster, aerial reconnaissance
weather officer, missile launch control officer.
Personal Data: Married for 42 years to Jane Tygum. One son and four grandchildren.
Other interests include golf, cycling, hiking, designing web pages, and spectator