Polvani Named 2019 AGU Fellow
Prof. Lorenzo Polvani has been named a 2019 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fellow.
The AGU is an international, nonprofit scientific association "whose mission is to promote discovery in Earth and space science for the benefit of humanity" (AGU website) and their Fellow program recognizes members who have made exceptional contributions to the field. Only 1% of AGU members are chosen for this honor in any given year and Polvani, also with the other 61 fellows, will be recognized at the Fall 2019 AGU Meeting in San Francisco, Calif.
Polvani, who is a professor of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics and of Earth and Environmental Sciences, is an atmospheric scientist whose research spans climate variability and change, tropical cyclones, the influence of the Arctic on other regions, and geophysical fluid dynamics.
2019 Class of AGU Fellows Announced