Matthew Shupe

Research scientist
University of Colorado - CIRES

Research Interests

Cloud microphysics, Cloud-radiation interactions, Cloud radiative forcing
Cloud formation and persistence mechanisms, cloud-aerosol interactions
Mixed-phase cloud processes,
Cloud interactions with boundary layer and surface
Arctic climate process interactions
Long term Arctic observations and statistics


Integrated Characterization of Energy, Clouds, Atmospheric state, and Precipitation at Summit (ICECAPS)
NSF Arctic Observing Networks (AON) Program

Mixed-Phase Cloud Properties and Processes
DOE Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program

Clouds over the Ice Pack
Arctic Summer Cloud Ocean Study (ASCOS)

Cloud Properties Across the Arctic
NSF Arctic Observing Networks (AON) Program

Arctic Observatories
The Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH)

Storm Peak Validation Experiment (StormVex) and Colorado Airborne Multi-Phase Cloud Study (CAMPS)
DOE Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program and NSF Atmospheric Science

Multidisciplinary drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate

Cloud Properties Datasets

ICECAPS observations at Summit, Greenland
Surface Heat Budget of the Arctic (SHEBA)
North Slope of Alaska (NSA) in Barrow
SEARCH site in Eureka, Canada


Curriculum Vita


Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science(CIRES)
Cloud and Arctic Research Group (NOAA/ESRL/PSD/CRSP)
DOE Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program (ARM)
DOE Atmospheric System Research Program (ASR)

Contact Info:

Matthew Shupe
325 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80305

Phone: (303) 497-6471
Fax: (303) 497-6181
Email: Matthew.Shupe(at)