About Us

About Us

SWIRLL is a core research facility that houses infrastructure and ATS/ESSC staff and students who are involved in research on severe and hazardous weather, lightning meteorology, radar meteorology, lightning physics, and air quality. SWIRLL was designed to promote research, education, and outreach in these areas of research. It was officially commissioned in March 2015.

We offer a wide variety of studies here at SWIRLL. Our faculty is made up of Our faculty and staff are made up of some of the top scientists in the the field. Our faculty have a wide variety of interest including severe weather and boundary layer, lightning, atmospheric chemistry, radar meteorology, climate studies, GIS/remote sensing, data assimilation/numerical modeling, and tropical cylcones. click here to meet our faculty and staff.