Topic: Modeling

We Still Need Better Hurricane Storm Surge Prediction

Sept. 24, 2015
Storm Surge Model

Although the Atlantic Ocean has been relatively quiet this season, events such as Hurricane Rita remind us that forecasting chaotic storms is an imperfect science, but there are ways we can make it better. And it starts with how we predict storm surge.

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ICES Celebrates 10 Years, Honors O'Donnells

March 26, 2013
ICES Celebrates 10 Years, Honors O'Donnells

The Tower will shine orange tonight to honor the renaming of ACES for Peter and Edith O'Donnell and the 10th anniversary of the institute they have championed.

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Texas Researchers Tackle Influenza by Studying Human Behavior

Aug. 3, 2009

Researchers from The University of Texas at Austin will participate in a $3 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to fight influenza and other diseases by creating models that simulate the complex interplay between human behavior and the spread of disease.

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