David M. Romps

Professor, Department of Earth and Planetary Science

Faculty Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory


EPS 7, Introduction to Climate Change

EPS 290, Topics in Atmospheric Dynamics


The heat index has been underestimated, by a lot

A response to Los Alamos scientists: nuclear winter is a real threat

An extended heat index that works for extreme heat and humidity


Plain-language abstracts for all the group's papers


Spring 2022: Graduate student Harsha Hampapura joins the group

Harsha is probing how the distribution of temperatures has changed

Fall 2021: The group presents at the AGU fall meeting

Topics include shallow clouds, stereo imagery, convective aggregation, heat stress, and nuclear winter


Advice for physics majors wanting to work on climate

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Our group is admitting PhD students in EPS for Fall 2023


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