Kevin Reed


Email:

kareed@umich.edu

Phone:

(248) 563-4022

Office:

SRB 2133

 

Current Status:

Postdoctoral Fellow

 

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests
  • Modeling of Idealized Tropical Cyclones in aqua-planet settings using simplified physics (Link)
  • Impact of Climate Change on Tropical Cyclones in the Atlantic Ocean
  • Policy Impacts of Climate Change
  • Science, Technology and Public Policy
Professional Experience and Activities
  • American Geophysical Union Congressional Science Fellowship (2012-2013)
  • DoE Graduate Research Environmental Fellowship, Global Change Education Program (2010-2012)
  • Water Vapor in the Climate System Winter School Participant, Venice, IT. Feb. 6, 2011 - Fed. 12, 2011.
  • UNFCCC Conference of Parties 16 Participant: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Cancun, MX. Nov. 29, 2010 - Dec 10, 2010.
  • NSF IPAM Long Program Participant: Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), Los Angeles, CA. Apr. 12, 2010 - May 7, 2010.
  • UNFCCC Conference of Parties 15 Participant: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Copenhagen, DK. Dec. 7, 2009 - Dec 18, 2009.
  • AMS Summer Policy Colloquium Participant: American Meteorological Society, Washington, DC. May 31, 2009 - June 9, 2009.
Publications
  • (Link) Reed, K. A. and C. Jablonowski (2012), Idealized tropical cyclone simulations of intermediate complexity: a test case for AGCMs, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 4, M04001, doi:10.1029/2011MS000099.
  • (Link) Reed, K. A. and C. Jablonowski (2011), Assessing the uncertainty of tropical cyclone simulations in NCAR’s Community Atmosphere Model, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 3, M08002, doi:10.1029/2011MS000076.
  • (Link) Reed, K. A. and C. Jablonowski (2011), Impact of physical parameterizations on idealized tropical cyclones in the Community Atmosphere Model, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L04805, doi:10.1029/2010GL046297.
  • (Link) Reed, K. A. and C. Jablonowski (2011), An analytic vortex initialization technique for idealized tropical cyclone studies in AGCMs, Mon. Wea. Rev., doi: 10.1175/2010MWR3488.1.
Presentations & Attended Conferences
  • Tropical cyclone climatology in High Resolution CAM, Oral presentation at the 17th Annual CESM Workshop, Breckenridge, CO, USA, June 18-21, 2012.
  • Towards the Direct Simulation of Tropical Cyclones in the High-Resolution Community Atmosphere Model, Oral presentation at the EGU General Assembly 2012, Vienna, Austria, April 22-27, 2012.
  • Tropical Cyclone Characteristics in the High-Resolution Community Atmosphere Model, Oral presentation at the 29th AMS Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, USA, April 16-20, 2012.
  • Tropical Cyclone Structure in the High-Resolution Community Atmosphere Model, Oral presentation at the 1st U.S. CLIVAR Hurricane Working Group Workshop, New Orleans, LA, USA, January 27-28, 2012.
  • High-Resolution Simulations of Tropical Cyclones in the NCAR Community Atmosphere Model, Oral presentation at the 92nd AMS Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA, January 22-26, 2012.
  • (Link) Idealized tropical cyclone simulations of intermediate complexity: a test case for AGCMs, Poster presentation at the AGU Fall Meeting 2011, San Francisco, CA, USA, December 5-9, 2011.
  • (Link) Towards the Simulation of Tropical Cyclones in High-Resolution GCMs: Assessing Uncertainty, Poster presentation at the World Climate Research Programme Open Science Conference, Denver, CO, USA, October 24-28, 2011.
  • Towards the Simulation of Tropical Cyclones in High-Resolution GCMs, Invited oral presentation at the Workshop on Numerical Methods for Scale Interactions 2011, Hamburg, Germany, September 21-23, 2011.
  • Assessing the potential of atmospheric general circulation models to simulate idealized hurricanes, Oral presentation at the Dept. of Energy Global Change Education Program’s End-of-Summer Workshop, Knoxville, TN, USA, August 7-9, 2011.
  • (Link) Assessing the uncertainty of tropical cyclone simulations in GCMs, Poster presentation at the 3rd International Summit on Hurricanes and Climate Change, Rhodes, Greece, June 27-July 1, 2011.
  • (Link) Evaluating the potential of CAM 5 HOMME to simulate idealized tropical cyclones, Poster presentation at the 16th Annual CESM Workshop, Breckenridge, CO, USA, June 20-23, 2011.
  • The ability of NCAR’s Community Atmosphere Model to simulate idealized tropical cyclones, Invited seminar presentation as part of the Berkeley Lab – Computer Sciences Seminar at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA, May 2, 2011.
  • Evaluating the uncertainty of tropical cyclone simulations in general circulation models, Poster presentation at the 2011 Michigan Geophysical Union (MGU) Meeting, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, March 24, 2011.
  • Role of the convection parameterization in AGCM simulations of idealized tropical cyclones, Poster presentation at the COST Water Vapor in the Climate System Winter School, Venice, Italy, February 6-12, 2011.
  • Evaluating the impact of the CAM 4 dynamical core in idealized tropical cyclone simulations, Oral presentation at the 91st AMS Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, USA, January 23-27, 2011.
  • (Link) Assessing the Significance of Varying AGCM Physics Packages on Idealized Tropical Cyclone Simulations, Poster presentation at the AGU Fall Meeting 2010, San Francisco, CA, USA, December 13-17, 2010.
  • Reed, K. A. and C. Jablonowski, Evaluating the Impact of CAM5 Dynamical Core in Idealized Tropical Cyclone Simulations, Poster presentation at the 2010 UM Engineering Graduate Symposium, session: Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, November 12, 2010.
  • (Link) Idealized tropical cyclone experiments in High-Resolution AGCMs, Poster presentation at the Workshop on High-Resolution Global Modeling, Fort Collins, CO, USA, June 15-17, 2010.
  • Idealized tropical cyclones in atmospheric general circulation models: sensitivity to convective parameterizations, Oral presentation at the 29th AMS Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Tucson, AZ, USA, May 10-14, 2010.
  • Idealized tropical cyclones experiments in atmospheric general circulation models, Invited seminar presentation as part of Climate Modeling Seminar Series at the NSF Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), Los Angeles, CA, USA, April 28, 2010.
  • Idealized Tropical Cyclones in Atmospheric General Circulation Models: Sensitivity to Initial Conditions and Physics Parameterizations, Oral presentation at the AMS 90th Annual Meeting 2010, Atlanta, GA, USA, January 17-21, 2010.
  • Idealized Tropical Cyclones in Atmospheric General Circulation Models: Sensitivity to Initial Conditions and Physics Parameterizations, Oral presentation at the 2009 UM Engineering Graduate Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, November 13, 2009.
  • Idealized Tropical Cyclones in Atmospheric General Circulation Models, Poster presentation at 2009 Michigan Geophysical Union (MGU) Meeting, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, March, 20 2009.
  • (Link) Idealized Tropical Cyclones in Atmospheric General Circulation Models, Poster presentation at the AGU Fall Meeting 2008, San Francisco, CA, USA, December 15-19, 2008.
External Links

Latest update: August 1st, 2012