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Wei Wu
Research Scientist
Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies,
University of Oklahoma,
120 David L. Boren Blvd.,
Norman, OK 73072


2013.01-2017.06, PhD in Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA

2009.09-2012.06, MSc in Meteorology, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

2005.09-2009.06, BSc in Atmospheric Sciences, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China


2018.05-present, Research Scientist, CIMMS, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

2017.06-2018.05, Postdoctoral Research Scientist, NCAR and University of Wyoming, Boulder, CO

2015.08-2017.05, Visiting Student, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO

2013.01-2017.05, Research Assistant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL


Southern Ocean Clouds, Radiation, Aerosol Transport Experimental Study (SOCRATES, 2018)

Seeded and Natural Orographic Wintertime clouds: the Idaho Experiment (SNOWIE, 2017)

Plain Elevated Convection at Night (PECAN, 2015)

High Altitude Ice Crystals-High Ice Water Content International field campaign (HAIC – HIWC, 2015)

ARM Airborne Carbon Measurements V (ARM ACME V, 2015)

Midlatitude Continental Convective Clouds Experiment (MC3E, 2011)

Routine AAF Clouds with low optical water depths Optical Radiative Observations (RACORO, 2009)


Using MARCUS, MICRE, and COMBLE data to improve understanding and modeling of cloud,

aerosol, and boundary layer processes at high-latitudes

DOE/BER/ASR, $689,083, 10/01/2020-09/30/2023


From Clouds to Precipitation: Multiscale Dynamics-Microphysics Interactions in Cumulus Clouds

DOE/BER/ASR, $749,891, 10/01/2019-09/30/2022

Co-Investigator (OU Institutional PI with subcontract amount of $343,626 from NCAR)

Collaborative Research: Observational and Numerical Modeling Studies of Rain Microphysics

NSF, $318,749, 08/01/2019-07/31/2022

Principal Investigator

Collaborative Research: Impacts of Microphysical, Thermodynamic, and Dynamical Processes on

Nocturnal and Oceanic Convective Systems via Analyses from PECAN and HAIC/HIWC

NSF, $585,165, 05/15/2019-05/15/2022

Co-Principal Investigator


Journal Review:

Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmosphere (JGR), Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology (JTECH), Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology (JAMC), Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (JAS), Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (ACP), Atmospheric Measurement Techniques (AMT), Quarterly Journal of Royal Meteorological Society (QJRMS), Atmospheric Science Letter (ASL), Atmosphere, Climate, Entropy, Remote Sensing 

Proposal Review:

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Department of Energy (DOE)

Conference Co-organizing

International Workshop on Airborne Instrumentation and Data Processing, Beijing, China, June 2019.


American Meteorological Society (AMS)

American Geophysical Union (AGU)

American Physical Society (APS)