Environmental Science Division (EVS) a Division of Argonne National Laboratory
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Nicki Hickmon
Meteorological Specialist/Team Lead
Mobile Observatory Operations Team
M.S., Meteorology, University of Oklahoma, 2004.
Current Role
Meteorology Specialist, Atmospheric Science and Climate Research, with responsibility for management of the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program (ARM) second mobile facility (AMF2).
Field and remote operations for meteorological programs; bridging gaps between science, operations, and commerce.
Career Highlights
  • Program/project manager: ARM AMF2 field operations; U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll meteorological support, Federal Aviation Administration Weather in the Cockpit; University of Oklahoma Prime Radar Build.
  • Developer/quality assessment: Oklahoma Mesonet observation handling, visualization, and environmental modeling; Warning Decision Training Branch Weather Event Simulator.
  • Research: Storm-scale ensemble forecasting, event analysis.