Dr. Meta E Sienkiewicz

Dr. Meta E Sienkiewicz

  • 301.614.6206 | 301.614.6297
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 610.1
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: SCIENCE SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS INC
  • Positions/Employment

    2/2012 - Present

    Chief Research Scientist

    SSAI, Global Modeling and Assimilation Office, NASA Goddard
    6/1993 - 1/2012

    Support Scientist

    Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), Global Modeling and Assmilation Office, NASA GSFC Data Assimilation Office, NASA GSFC
    5/1991 - 5/1993

    Resident Research Associate

    National Research Council, Data Assimilation Office, NASA GSFC

    Education

    1991 Ph.D., Meteorology, University of Oklahoma, Norman Oklahoma
    1981 M.S., Meteorology, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
    1979 B.S, Meteorology, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas  (High Honors)

    Professional Societies

    American Meteorological Society, 1978 - Present
    American Geophysical Union, 1999 - Present

    Publications

    Refereed

    Errico, R. M., R. Yang, N. C. Prive, et al. K.-S. Tai, R. Todling, M. E. Sienkiewicz, and J. Guo. 2013. "Development and validation of observing-system simulation experiments at NASA's Global Modeling and Assimilation Office." Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139 (674): 1162-1178 [10.1002/qj.2027]

    Rienecker, M. M., M. J. Suarez, R. Gelaro, et al. R. Todling, J. Bacmeister, E. Liu, M. G. Bosilovich, S. D. Schubert, L. Takacs, G.-K. Kim, S. Bloom, J. Chen, D. Collins, A. Conaty, A. da Silva, W. Gu, J. Joiner, R. D. Koster, R. Lucchesi, A. Molod, T. Owens, S. Pawson, P. Pegion, C. R. Redder, R. H. Reichle, F. R. Robertson, A. G. Ruddick, M. Sienkiewicz, and J. Woollen. 2011. "MERRA: NASA’s Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis for Research and Applications." J. Climate, 24 (14): 3624-3648 [10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00015.1]

    Cohn, S. E., A. Da Silva, J. Guo, M. Sienkiewicz, and D. Lamich. 1998. "Assessing the Effects of Data Selection with the DAO Physical-Space Statistical Analysis System*." Monthly Weather Review, 126 (11): 2913--2926.

    Sienkiewicz, M. E., and J. Pfaendtner. 1997. "Assimilation Variability in the GEOS-1 Data Assimilation System." Monthly Weather Review, 125 (4): 560-571 [10.1175/1520-0493(1997)125<0560:avitgd>2.0.co;2]

    Publications

    Refereed

    Errico, R. M., R. Yang, N. C. Prive, et al. K.-S. Tai, R. Todling, M. E. Sienkiewicz, and J. Guo. 2013. "Development and validation of observing-system simulation experiments at NASA's Global Modeling and Assimilation Office." Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc. 139 (674): 1162-1178 [10.1002/qj.2027]

    Rienecker, M. M., M. J. Suarez, R. Gelaro, et al. R. Todling, J. Bacmeister, E. Liu, M. G. Bosilovich, S. D. Schubert, L. Takacs, G.-K. Kim, S. Bloom, J. Chen, D. Collins, A. Conaty, A. da Silva, W. Gu, J. Joiner, R. D. Koster, R. Lucchesi, A. Molod, T. Owens, S. Pawson, P. Pegion, C. R. Redder, R. H. Reichle, F. R. Robertson, A. G. Ruddick, M. Sienkiewicz, and J. Woollen. 2011. "MERRA: NASA’s Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis for Research and Applications." J. Climate 24 (14): 3624-3648 [10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00015.1]

    Cohn, S. E., A. Da Silva, J. Guo, M. Sienkiewicz, and D. Lamich. 1998. "Assessing the Effects of Data Selection with the DAO Physical-Space Statistical Analysis System*." Monthly Weather Review 126 (11): 2913--2926

    Sienkiewicz, M. E., and J. Pfaendtner. 1997. "Assimilation Variability in the GEOS-1 Data Assimilation System." Monthly Weather Review 125 (4): 560-571 [10.1175/1520-0493(1997)125<0560:avitgd>2.0.co;2]

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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