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Madden, Roland (Rol), 2019-07-30

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Madden, Roland (Rol) Interview and Transcript
Madden, Roland (Rol) Interview and Transcript

Scope and Contents

Gerald Meehl interviews Roland Madden about his life and career. Topics include his education, service in the Air Force, briefing Gemini and Mercury astronauts on weather, graduate work at the University of Chicago, working with Ted Fujita, the Line Islands Experiment, and the discovery of the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO).


  • 2019-07-30


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