Meteorological Instrument Performance Characteristics


COMET Sponsors

MetEd and the COMET® Program are a part of the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research's (UCAR's) Community Programs (UCP) and are sponsored by NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS), with additional funding by:

To learn more about us, please visit the COMET website.

The Instrumentation and Measurement of Atmospheric Parameters training series has been made possible by support from the National Science Foundation (NCAR Award #1642735 and Millersville University Award #1642643).

Project Contributors

Project Manager
  • Alison Rockwell, NCAR/EOL
Principal Science Contributors
  • Dr. Richard Clark, Millersville University
  • Dr. William Cooper, NCAR/EOL
Science Advisors
  • Dr. Teresa Campos, NCAR/EOL
  • Dr. Julie Haggerty, NCAR/EOL
  • Dr. Jorgen Jensen, NCAR/EOL
  • Dr. Steven Oncley, NCAR/EOL
  • Dr. Holger Vömel, NCAR/EOL
  • Cory Wolff, NCAR/EOL
COMET Project Leads
  • Amy Stevermer, UCAR/COMET
  • Dr. Alan Bol, UCAR/COMET
Instructional Design
  • Amy Stevermer, UCAR/COMET
  • Dr. Alan Bol, UCAR/COMET
  • Steve Deyo, UCAR/COMET
Multimedia Authoring/Interface Design
  • Gary Pacheco, UCAR/COMET
  • Sylvia Quesada, UCAR/COMET
Technical Contributors
  • Lindsay Johnson, UCAR/COMET
  • Marianne Weingroff, UCAR/COMET

COMET Staff, November 2017

Director's Office
  • Dr. Elizabeth Mulvihill Page, Director
  • Tim Alberta, Assistant Director Operations and IT
  • Paul Kucera, Assistant Director International Programs
Business Administration
  • Lorrie Alberta, Administrator
  • Tara Torres, Program Coordinator
IT Services
  • Bob Bubon, Systems Administrator
  • Joshua Hepp, Student Assistant
  • Joey Rener, Software Engineer
  • Malte Winkler, Software Engineer
Instructional Services
  • Dr. Alan Bol, Scientist/Instructional Designer
  • Tsvetomir Ross-Lazarov, Instructional Designer
International Programs
  • Rosario Alfaro Ocampo, Translator/Meteorologist
  • Bruce Muller, Project Manager
  • David Russi, Translations Coordinator
  • Martin Steinson, Project Manager
Production and Media Services
  • Steve Deyo, Graphic and 3D Designer
  • Dolores Kiessling, Software Engineer
  • Gary Pacheco, Web Designer and Developer
  • Sylvia Quesada, Production Assistant
Science Group
  • Dr. William Bua, Meteorologist
  • Patrick Dills, Meteorologist
  • Bryan Guarente, Instructional Designer/Meteorologist
  • Matthew Kelsch, Hydrometeorologist
  • Erin Regan, Student Assistant
  • Andrea Smith, Meteorologist
  • Amy Stevermer, Meteorologist
  • Vanessa Vincente, Meteorologist