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Lantao Sun – Research Scientist
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Attribution and Predictability Assessments Team
Affiliation: CIRES
Phone: (303) 497-5739
Mailing Address:
NOAA/ESRL Physical Sciences Division
325 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80305

Fax: (303) 497-6020


  • Ph.D., Atmospheric Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Aug 2010
  • M.S., Atmospheric Science, Peking University, May 2005
  • B.S., Atmospheric Science, Peking University, May 2002

Research Interests

  • Arctic sea ice loss and its impact
  • Stratosphere-troposphere dynamical coupling
  • Climate variability and climate change
  • Subseasonal to seasonal prediction
  • Numerical modeling

Professional Memberships

  • American Meteorological Society
  • American Geophysical Union

Projects on model evaluation