AS Atmospheric Sciences
The 2021 Virtual Outstanding Student and PhD candidate Presentation (vOSPP) Award is awarded to Kirsten Mayer for the poster/PICO entitled:
Subseasonal Forecasts of Opportunity Identified by an Explainable Neural Network (Mayer, K.; Barnes, E.)
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Kirsten Mayer is a PhD candidate in the Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University. Her research focuses on tropical-extratropical teleconnections and applying novel machine learning techniques to midlatitude sub-seasonal prediction. She received this award for her presentation on utilizing an artificial neural network to identify opportunities for enhanced prediction skill on sub-seasonal timescales.