Sciences and Exploration Directorate

Megan R Damon



Org Code: 606

Mail Code: 606
Greenbelt, MD 20771


Brief Bio

A computer scientist with more than ten years experience, achieving a master’s degree and beyond. Strong interest in research and model development, specializing in high performance computing and operational development. Multiple contributions to conferences and journals.

Selected Publications


Allen, D. J., K. E. Pickering, B. N. Duncan, and M. R. Damon. 2010. Impact of lightning NO emissions on North American photochemistry as determined using the Global Modeling Initiative (GMI) model J Geophys Res 115 (D22): D22301 [10.1029/2010JD014062]

Duncan, B., Y. Yoshida, M. Damon, A. Douglass, and J. Witte. 2009. Temperature dependence of factors controlling isoprene emissions Geophysical Research Letters 36 (5): L05813 [10.1029/2008GL037090]

Ziemke, J. R., S. Chandra, B. N. Duncan, et al. M. R. Schoeberl, M. R. Damon, O. Torres, and P. K. Bhartia. 2009. Recent biomass burning in the tropics and related changes in tropospheric ozone Geophysical Research Letters 36 (15): L15819 [10.1029/2009GL039303]

Damon, M. R., M. Kameyama, M. Knox, et al. D. Porter, D. Yuen, and E. O. Sevre. 2008. Interactive Visualizations of 3-D Mantle Convection Visual Geosciences 13 (1): 49-57.

Allen, D. J., K. E. Pickering, B. N. Duncan, et al. S. E. Strahan, J. M. Rodriguez, and M. R. Damon. 2007. An Evaluation of the Impact of Lightning NO Emissions in the GMI Model on Upper Tropospheric Chemistry in the Tropics using SHADOZ data AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (A21D-0737): D737


Damon, M. R., D. Yuen, M. Kameyama, et al. M. Knox, D. Porter, E. O. Sevre, and P. Woodward. 2007. Interactive Visualization and Monitoring of Large-Scale 3-D Mantle Convection Runs Eos Trans. AGU 88 (52): IN21B-0479

Damon, M. R., M. C. Kameyama, M. Knox, et al. D. H. Porter, D. Yuen, and E. O. Sevre. 2007. 3-D Interactive Visualization with ACuTEMan IEEE Visualization Conference 2007

Zhou, S., A. O. Oloso, M. R. Damon, and T. L. Clune. 2006. Application Controlled Parallel Asynchronous Input/Output (Asynch I/O) SC 2006 Poster Reception