- Richard Moore
Department of Meteorology
Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Monterey, CA 93943
Email: rwmoor1 (at) nps.edu
PhD - Colorado State University, 2004
MS - Colorado State University, 2001
BS - University of California at Los Angeles, 1993
- 2009 - Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Meteorology
- 2008 - 2009: Research Assistant Professor, Department of Meteorology
- 2005 - 2008: Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science, ETH-Zurich, Switzerland
- 2004 - 2005: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University
- Synoptic Meteorology
- Mesoscale Meteorology
- Weather Forecasting
- Advanced Topics in Extratropical Cyclogenesis
- Extratropical Meteorology
- Moist Baroclinic Instability
- Explosive Cyclogenesis
- Extratropical/Tropical Interactions
- Rossby Wave Breaking
- Severe Weather
- Best Student Paper awarded by the American Geophysical Union, 1999 Fall Meeting
- American Meteorological Society
- American Geophysical Union
- European Geophysical Union
- Moore, R. W., O. Martius, and H. C. Davies, 2008: Downstream development and Kona low genesis. Geophysical Research Letter, 35, L20814, doi:10.1029/2008GL035502.
- Moore, R. W., M. T. Montgomery, and H. Davies, 2008: The integral role of a diabatic Rossby vortex in a heavy snowfall event. Monthly Weather Review, 123, 3103-3114.
- Moore, R. W. and M. T. Montgomery, 2004: Reexamining the dynamics of short-scale, diabatic Rossby waves and their role in midlatitude moist cyclogenesis. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 61, 754-768.
- Moore, R. W. and T. H. Vonder Haar, 2003: Diagnosis of a polar low warm core utilizing the Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit. Weather and Forecasting, 18, 700-711.
- Moore, R. W. and T. H. Vonder Haar, 2001: Interannual variability of cloud forcing and meridional energy transport for the northern hemisphere winter from 1984-1990. Journal of Climate, 14, 3643-3654.
- Keywords: Synoptic Meteorology, Mesoscale Meteorology, Explosive Cyclogenesis, Extratropical/Tropical Interactions