Graduate Student, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES), Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO),
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Affiliated with: Ocean and Climate Physics, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)
Oceanography 61 Route 9W Palisades, NY 10964 USA
Sam is a Ph.D. candidate working with Mingfang Ting and Yutian Wu. He studies climate and atmospheric dynamics, with a focus on extreme heat events and their physical causes. His work also involves atmospheric chemistry and the intersection between extreme heat and surface air pollution.
Bartusek, S. T., Seo, H., Ummenhofer, C. C., & Steffen, J. (2021). The role of nearshore air‐sea interactions for landfalling atmospheric rivers on the US West Coast. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(6), e2020GL091388.
Columbia University (2022) | M.A. | Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Princeton University (2020) | A.B. | Department of Geosciences
HONORS & AWARDS
NASA | Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST)