Photo of Janice Coen

Project Scientist II

National Center for Atmospheric Research

Speaking At:
The Science of Recent Severe Weather Events
June 25, 2013 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: 147A
Topic: Hazards

Dr. Janice Coen is a Project Scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado.  She studies fire behavior and its interaction with weather using coupled weather-fire computer simulation models and by analyzing infrared videoimagery of wildfires and prescribed fires.

She received a B.S. in Engineering Physics from Grove City College and an M.S. and Ph.D. from the Department of Geophysical Sciences at the University of Chicago.

She has been a member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Wildland Fire and is currently an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Wildland Fire.