Cooperative Institute for Climate & Satellites - Maryland

CICS-MD Staff: Submit your Research

view all

Featured News

Friday, March 16, 2018

U.S. Congressman & President Loh Visit CICS Proving Ground

U.S. Congressman Paul Sarbanes visited the CICS-MD office to tour the Proving Ground Training Ground's new Visualization Lab. He was joined by UMD President Wallace Loh.
Friday, March 9, 2018

Analysis of 2017 Precipitation

CICS-MD Scientist Robert Adler, who works with NCEI to produce a monthly Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) precipitation product, has written a short summary for NOAA/NCEI of where the last year (2017) fits in to the long-term (1979-2017) global precipitation record using our GPCP CDR.


Results: 71 Articles found.
Spider Lightning Flashes
Nov 21, 2017 06:58 AM

Spider Lightning Flash via Satellite

CICS-MD Scientist Micheal Peterson has created a video that shows a spider lightning flash observed by the Lighting Imaging Sensor (LIS) on the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite - a predecessor to GLM. It traces the lateral development of the optical energy of the flash as it evolves along its various branches.

Nov 16, 2017 09:00 AM

CICS Science Meeting Archive Available

The abstracts, slides, and posters presented at the recent CICS Science Meeting are now available for viewing on the CICS-MD website.

Oct 12, 2017 08:19 AM

Lightning for Hurricanes Harvey through Maria

Using the GOES-16 GLM and ABI data, CICS-MD Scientist Michael Peterson created an animation of lightning within and around Hurricanes Harvey through Maria. To go to the CICS-MD Lightning Page and see the full animation, click on "Read More."

Results: 71 Articles found.
close (X)