Thomas C. Grenfell

Research Professor of  Atmospheric Sciences and Adjunct Principal Research Scientist at UW Applied Physics Laboratory.
Ph.D., Astronomy, University of Washington, 1972.

Research Interests

Solar and Infrared Radiation Processes in Snow, Clouds and Sea Ice. Arctic and Antarctic climate. Radiative Transfer Modeling of Visible and Infrared Radiation in Snow and Sea Ice.  Microwave Properties of Snow and Ice. Instrumentation design and construction for polar research.

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List of Recent Publications & Presentations (PDF)

Related Web Site of Interest: Soot in Snow ProjectArctic Ice Org CRREL Site, Arctic Basin Transect PSC Site