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Katelyn Barber

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Assistant Professor, Meteorology

Contact Information

337 Shineman Hall
[email protected]

Office hours

Monday, Wednesday 1:30-3:30 pm and by appointment

Walking hours
Thursday, 12:30-1:00 pm
Writing hours
Wednesday, 4:00-5:00 pm

Areas of interest

  • Numerical modeling
  • Aviation meteorology
  • Tropical meteorology
  • Scientific reproducibility and management of large data sets


  • High-resolution simulations of various convective types in midlatitudes and tropics
  • Prediction of convectively induced turbulence and convectively induced gravity waves
  • Evolution of cloud populations from shallow cumulus to deep convection
  • Prediction of convective initiation in modeling frameworks


Ph.D., University of North Dakota