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5 December 2019

Title: NCEP 101: What I Wish I'd Known When I Worked at STAR
Presenter(s): Jim Yoe, NWS/NCEP
Date & Time: 5 December 2019
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm ET
Location: NCWCP - Large Conf Rm - 2552-2553

This seminar has been rescheduled from October 30, 2019 and November 14, 2019.  We apologize for any inconvenience.
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James G. (Jim) Yoe serves in the Office of the Director of the National Centers for Environmental Prediction as NCEP's Research Transition Manager.  In this capacity he coordinates NCEP's activities for the Science and Technology Integration portfolio and the Observations portfolio, and he serves as the Chief Administrative Officer of the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation (JCDSA.)  Prior to joining NCEP, he spent 14 years  with the National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service,  as a member of the NPOESS Data Exploitation Project, after working in STAR and serving as Deputy Director of the JCSDA, and developing applications for space-based remote sensors including Doppler Wind lidar and GPS Radio Occultation.  He earned BS and PhD degrees in physics from the University of the South and Clemson University, respectively, and conducted post-doctoral research investigating winds, waves, and turbulence using MST Doppler radar and UV lidar at the Max Planck Institute for Aeronomy in Germany.  His hobbies include gardening, playing the guitar, and archery. Dogs love him.

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