Atmospheric and Climate Modeling Research Group, KAUST

Principal Investigator

  • Dr. Georgiy Stenchikov

    Atmospheric and Climate Modeling (AtCM)

    Professor of Environmental Sciences, Program Director of the Earth Science and Engineering program (ErSE)

    Physical Science and Engineering Division (PSE)‚Äč

    Research Interests: Climate Modeling, Atmospheric Physics

PhD Students

  • Andrew Yip
    Research Interests: Renewable Energy, Atmospheric Modeling
  • Evgenia Predybaylo
    Research Interests: Atmospheric Modeling, Global Climate Modeling, Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction, Volcanic aerosols, ENSO
  • Hamza Kunhu Bangalath
    Research Interests: Climate Modeling, Climate Change, Dust-climate interaction, General circulation
  • Jerry Raj
    Research Interests: Climate Modeling, Climate Change, Large-scale Circulation
  • Muhammad Dogar
    Research Interests: Global Climate Modeling, Atmospheric Physics

Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Dr. Alexander Ukhov
    Research Interests: Large eddy simulation, WRF, HPC, Dust deposition, Atmospheric boundary layer, WRF-Chemistry
  • Dr. Jishprakash Puthan Purakkal
    Research Interests: Dust Storms, Cloud Microphysics
  • Sergey Osipov
    Research Interests: Volcanic Explosions, Radiative Forcing, Climate Modeling
  • Dr. Weichun Tao
    Research Interests: Dust Modeling, Land-Surface Modeling, Watershed Resource Management

Research Scientists

  • Dr. Liping Deng
  • Dr. Stoichko Kalenderski
    Research Interests: Dust Modeling, WRF-Chemistry, Direct Radiative Effect
  • Dr. Udaya Bhaskar Gunturu
    Research Interests: Atmospheric Dynamics, Cloud Microphysics and Dynamics, Atmospheric Chemistry, Wind and Solar Resource Assessment