Jeffrey E. Hare

Research Scientist, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences

University of Colorado and NOAA Environmental Technology Laboratory

325 Broadway, Boulder CO, 80305



Ph.D., Meteorology, Penn State University, 1995

M.S., Meteorology, Penn State University, 1992

B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 1985


Research Interests:

Small-scale air-sea interaction, measurements of heat, momentum, and gas fluxes from ships and buoys, instrumentation, atmospheric turbulence,  parameterization of turbulent fluxes.


Professional Employment and Experience:

1995-present                            Research Scientist, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, Univ. Colorado / NOAA Environmental Technology Lab

1994-1995                               Guest Student, Applied Ocean Physics and Engineering Department, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA

1989-1994                               Graduate Research Assistant, Penn State University, Department of Meteorology, University Park, PA

1986-1989.                              Research and Development Engineer, V.I.Z. Manufacturing Company, Philadelphia, PA


Refereed Publications:

Cronin, Bond, Fairall, Hare, McPhaden, and Weller, 2002: Enhanced oceanic and atmospheric monitoring for the Eastern Pacific Investigation of Climate Processes (EPIC) experiment.  EOS, Transactions of AGU, 83, 205-211.

Edson, Hinton, Prada, Hare, and Fairall, 1997: Direct covariance flux estimates from mobile platforms at sea.  Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 15, pp 547-562.

Fairall, Hare, and Snider, 1990: An eight-month sample of marine stratocumulus cloud fraction, albedo, and integrated liquid water.  J. Clim., 3, 847-864.

Fairall, White, Edson, and Hare, 1997: Integrated shipboard measurements of the marine boundary layer.  J. Atmos. Oceanic Tech., 14, 338-359.

Fairall, Hare, Edson, and McGillis, 2000: Parameterization and micrometeorological measurement of air-sea gas transfer.  Bound.-Layer Meteorol.,  96, 63-105

Fairall, Bradley, Hare, Grachev, and Edson, 2002: Bulk parameterization of air-sea fluxes: Updates and verification for the COARE algorithm.  J. Clim., to appear.

Hare, Hara, Edson, and Wilczak, 1997: A similarity analysis of the structure of air flow over surface waves. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 27, pp 1018-1037.

McGillis, Edson, Hare, and Fairall, 2001:  Direct Covariance Air-Sea CO2 Fluxes, Journal of Geophysical Research, 106, pp 16729-16745.

McGillis, Edson, Ware, Hare, Fairall, Dacey, and Wanninkhof, 2001:  Carbon Dioxide Flux

            Techniques Performed During GasEx-98, Journal of Marine Chemistry, 75, pp 267-280.

Mahrt, Vickers, Howell, Højstrup, Courtney, Wilczak, Edson, and Hare, 1996: Sea surface drag coefficients in the Risø Air Sea Experiment, J. Geophys. Research, 101, pp 14327-14335.

Mahrt, Vickers, Edson, Sun, Højstrup, Hare, and Wilczak, 1998: Heat flux in the coastal zone, Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 86, pp 421-446.


Conference Publications:

Bradley, Fairall, Hare, and Grachev, An old and improved bulk algorithm for air-sea fluxes, AMS Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Aspen, Aug 7-11.

Edson, Beardsley, McGillis, Hare, and Fairall, 2000:  Downward flux of moisture over the ocean, AMS Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Aspen, Aug 7-11.

Fairall, Hare, Grachev, Edson, and Bradley, 2001:  Preliminary results from the ETL open ocean air-sea flux database, AMS Conf. Interaction of Sea and Atmos., San Diego, May 14-18.

Fairall, Hare, Smith, and Kohsiek, 1997:  Preliminary analysis of CO2 flux measurements from ASGAMAGE, AMS Symp. Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Jul 28-Aug 1,Vancouver.

Grachev, Fairall, Hare, and Edson, 2001:  Wind stress vector over sea waves, AMS Conference on the Interaction of the Sea and Atmosphere, San Diego CA, May 14-18.

Hare, Fairall, McGillis, and Ward, 2002:  Improvement to a Micrometeorologically-based air-sea gas transfer parameterization, AMS Air-Sea Interaction, Long Beach, CA, Feb 8-13.

Hare, Fairall, and Otten, 2000:  Long term measurement of turbulent fluxes at sea, AMS Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Aspen, CO, Aug 7-11, pp 514-517.

Hare, Persson, Fairall, and Edson, 1999: Behavior of Charnock’s relationship for high wind conditions, AMS Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Jan 10-15, Dallas.

Hare, Wilczak, Fairall, Hara, and Edson, 1997:  The statistical structure of air flow over sea swell, AMS Symp. Boundary Layers and Turbulence, July 28 - Aug 1, Vancouver.

Hare, Edson, Wilczak, Hara, Mahrt, and Højstrup, 1995: Investigation of stress-wave interaction during RASEX. AMS Symp. Boundary Layers and Turbulence, March 27-31, Charlotte.

Hare, Edson, Bock, & Fairall,1992: Progress on direct covariance measurements of air-sea fluxes from ships and buoys. AMS Symp. Turbulence and  Diffusion, Sept 29-Oct 2, Portland.

Mahrt, et al, 1995: Dependence of the drag coefficient on averaging scale and flux sampling

problems: application to RASEX. AMS Bound. Layers and Turb., Mar 27-31, Charlotte.

Persson, Hare, Fairall, Ataturk, & Katsaros, 1997: Preliminary results from air-sea measurements during FASTEX, AMS Symp.Bound. Layers & Turb., Jul28-Aug1, Vancouver.

Wilczak, Bedard, Edson, Hare, Højstrup, and Mahrt, 1995:  Pressure transport measured on a sea mast during RASEX.  AMS Symp. Boundary Layers & Turb., Mar 27-31, Charlotte.


Science Associations and Service:

Representative (1999 to present) to the CIRES Members Council, and Research Associate Representative to the CIRES Executive Committee and Fellows Council.

Member American Meteorological Society and American Geophysical Union

Member of the Air-Sea Air-Sea Exchange Committee within the American Geophysical Union, Atmospheric Science Section

Science Advisor to High School Outreach programs (Wyoming-2000 and Montana-2002) and to the 1996 and 2002 CIRES Earthworks Workshops.


Recent Outside Collaborators:

Jim Edson -WHOI                                                                                           Rik Wanninkhof - NOAA/AOML            Brian Ward - WHOI

Wade McGillis - WHOI                                                                       Larry Mahrt - Oregon State Univ.         Mike Reynolds - BNL

Bob Weller -WHOI                                                                                         Andy Jessup - UW/APL                       Frank Bradley – CSIRO