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Jean-Christophe (Chris) Golaz

Physical Scientist

Atmospheric Physics and Chemistry group


Research Interests: Cloud and boundary layer parameterization

My research interests focus on the development of cloud and boundary layer parameterizations for large-scale atmospheric models. Large eddy simulations (LES) are used extensively to help with the formulation of such parameterizations.


  • Ph.D., Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University.
  • M. S., Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University.
  • B. S., Physics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland.


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