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 in:Science News, Aviation Week and Space Technology, Wall Street
Professional Memberships: American Meteorological Society, National Weather Association,
American Geophysical Union, Association of Certified 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 residence 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 48 years to Jane Tygum. One son and four grandchildren.
Other interests include golf, cycling, hiking, web page management, and spectator