Kevin Trenberth

Title: Distinguished Senior Scientist

National Center for Atmospheric Research

 ScD, Meteorology

pecialty:  Global warming and its influence on precipitation, drought, sea level rise, and hurricanes. He is also interested in El Niño/La Niña and other patterns related to weather and climate variability. His research emphasizes the analysis of observational data to understand what happens in the real world and how well computer models replicate those climate observations.


Kevin  is a signatory of the Tyndall Petition, a statement backed by climate experts acknowledging the significant risks of climate change and the urgent need for emission reductions.

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