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Website objective: This website supports the ongoing NASA Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy Systems (CERES) project, a high priority scientific satellite mission currently taking measurements from space aboard the Terra, Aqua and Suomi/NPP satellites. The CERES project is advancing our understanding of the Earth's atmosphere, allowing us to meet the challenges of future environmental changes, and to improve the quality of life on our home planet.


Position

Physical Scientist
Climate Science Branch
Science Directorate link to external site
NASA Langley Research Center link to external site

Contact Information

For more information or copies of any publications, please contact:

Dr. Takmeng Wong
MS 420
NASA Langley Research Center
Hampton, VA 23681-2199

E-mail: takmeng.wong@nasa.gov
Fax: (757) 864-7996
Phone: (757) 864-5607

Research Interests

  • Time-space averaging of satellite data
  • Effects of temporal and spatial sampling techniques on the accuracy of climate data sets
  • Climate and climate variability data analysis and general circulation
  • Effect of clouds on the Earth's radiation budget (i.e., cloud radiative forcing)
  • Atmospheric, surface, and top-of-atmosphere radiation budgets and radiative heating
  • Cloud-radiation-dynamic-thermodynamic interactions and numerical cloud modeling
  • Intercomparison of in-situ measurements, satellite data, and modeled results
  • Visualization and statistical analysis of large climate dataset

Current NASA Project and Data Product Affiliations

  • NASA Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System (CERES) Project (Co-Investigator)
  • NASA CERES ERBE-like link to external site Data Product (Lead)
  • NASA Earth Radiation Budget Experiment (ERBE link to external site) Scanner and Nonscanner Historial Data Product (Lead)
  • NASA ERBE/ERBS Nonscanner Edition3_Rev1 Historial Data Product (Lead)
  • NASA Cloud Object link to external site Data Product (Lead)

List of Publications

Education



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