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Opportunity at Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)

Machine Learning Applications: Nowcasting Hazards

Location

Naval Research Laboratory, CA, Marine Meteorology

RO# Location
64.16.66.B8579 Monterey, CA 939435502

Advisers

name email phone
Jason Edward Nachamkin jason.nachamkin@nrlmry.navy.mil 831.656.4745

Description

Short-term forecasting of low clouds and other hazardous weather conditions is important to U.S. Navy operations. Exploring data fusion of environmental satellite data and numerical model data utilizing machine learning techniques to improve these forecasts is a goal of this project. This research will deliver a method for improved environmental characterization using large, diverse datasets and will also include the application of existing forecast skill metrics to novel prediction systems and designing novel metrics to assist forecast system development.

Keywords:
Machine learning; Satellite; Numerical model; Data fusion; Meteorology; Nowcasting

Eligibility

Citizenship:  Open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents
Level:  Open to Postdoctoral applicants

Stipend

Base Stipend Travel Allotment Supplementation
$94,523.00 $3,000.00
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