Emily NealResearch Specialist

Research Focus:
Atmospheric fluid dynamics
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B.S. with Honors in Environmental Science, University of Chicago (2022)

Research Interests:

I am interested in the large-scale dynamics of Earth's atmosphere. My current research focuses on atmospheric blocking and extreme heat events.

Selected Publications:

Neal, E., Huang, C. S., & Nakamura, N. (2022). The 2021 Pacific Northwest heat wave and associated blocking: Meteorology and the role of an upstream cyclone as a diabatic source of wave activity. Geophysical Research Letters, 49(8), e2021GL097699. doi: 10.1029/2021GL097699