Jordan Gerth is a physical scientist for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Weather Service (NWS) Office of Observations, and an honorary fellow for the Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS) at the Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC), part of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
My expertise is in Wisconsin and Great Lakes weather, weather prediction, satellite meteorology, and transitioning research to NWS operations.
- 2013, Ph.D., Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- 2011, M.S., Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- 2009, B.S., Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (Comprehensive Honors), Mathematics and Political Science (Honors in the Liberal Arts), University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professional Development Certificates
- 2018, Federal Spectrum Management Training Course, National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)
- 2017, Advanced Management and Leadership, Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional and Executive Development
- 2015, Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management (ITSM)
- 2013, Technical Leadership, Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional and Executive Development, UW-Madison Department of Engineering Professional Development
- 1 July 2019, Mixing 5G and weather satellites could skew forecasts of next major storm, The Hill
- 31 December 2018, How a little-known law makes shutdowns such a headache, The Hill
- 8 October 2018, Wireless frequency sharing may impede weather satellite signals, AGU Eos (printed in December 2018 issue)
- 13 September 2018, Trust the weather forecast and heed the warnings, The Hill
- 19 March 2018, Losing access to weather data means the next storm could be a lot more deadly, The Hill
- 3 January 2018, Weather satellite and scientists may face funding drought despite devastating hurricanes, The Hill
- 31 October 2016, As GOES-R launches into space, will its data make it back to Earth?, AGU The Bridge
My work web page details information about my professional work.