Mann Research Group

Group Leader

Dr. Michael E. Mann

Michael E. Mann
Distinguished Professor of Meteorology, Penn State University
Director, Earth System Science Center (ESSC)

Group Associates

Dr. Scott Rutherford

Scott Rutherford
Professor, Roger Williams University

Dr. Ryan Sriver

Ryan Sriver
Associate Professor, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois

Dr. Byron Steinman

Byron Steinman
Associate Professor, Large Lakes Observatory, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Minnesota Duluth

Research Associates

Daniel J. (Danny) Brouillette

Daniel J. (Danny) Brouillette
Research Scientist, Department of Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Penn State University
Associate Director, Earth System Science Center (ESSC)

Graduate Students

Undergraduate Students

Yushan Han
Web Assistant


Pennsylvania State University Alumni

Amanda Walker (2017 M.S.): Technical Meteorologist, Athenium Analytics

Andra J. (Reed) Garner (2016 Ph.D.): Assistant Professor, Dept. of Environmental Science, Rowan University

Sreece Goldberger (2015 M.S.)

Daniel J. Brouillette (2015 M.S.): Research Scientist, Dept. of Meteorology/Atmospheric Science, Penn State University

Steven Simon (2015 M.S.): Physical Scientist, Lynker Technologies

Liang Ning (2012 Ph.D.): School of Geography Science, Nanjing Normal University

Fangxing Fan (2011 Ph.D.): Research Scientist, International Center for Climate and Environment Sciences (ICCES), Chinese Academy of Sciences

Brandon Katz (2009 M.S.): Catastrophe Modelling Consultant, JLT Towers Re

Michael Kozar (2011 M.S.): Risk Management Solutions/HWind Scientific

Thomas Sabbatelli (2009 M.S.): Senior Solution Specialist, Risk Management Solutions

University of Virginia Alumni

Julian Adams (2003 M.S.)

Peter Cleary (2004 M.S.)

Benjamin Cook (2004 M.S.; 2007 Ph.D.): Climate Scientist, NASA/GISS and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Zhihua Zhang (2006 Ph.D.): NOAA/NESDIS

University of Massachusetts Alumni

Caspar Ammann (2000 Ph.D.)

Anne Waple (1999 Ph.D.)