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Kevin Smalley
Kevin Smalley
Eller O&M 1002E

Texas A&M University O&M Building MS 3150 College Station, Texas 77843


B.S. in Meteorology, Iowa State University, 2014 

M.S. in Atmospheric Science, Texas A&M University, 2016 

Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science, Texas A&M University, Pending 

Kevin Smalley

Research Assistant

Research Interests

Stratospheric Dynamics, Climate Change, Climate Sensitivity, Cloud Properties, Drought

Selected Publications

  • Smalley, K. M. and A. D. Rapp: 2019, The role of cloud size and environmental moisture in shallow cumulus. In prep.
  • Smalley, K. M., J. M. Glisan, and W. J. Jr. Gutowski: 2019, Alaska daily extreme precipitation processes in a subset of CMIP5 global climate modelsJournal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres124
  • Smalley, K. M., A. E. Dessler,S. Bekki, M. Deushi, M. Marchand, O. Morgenstern, D. A. Plummer, K. Shibata, Y. Yamashita, and G. Zeng: 2017, Contribution of different processes to changes in tropical lower-stratospheric water vapor in chemistry–climate models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 8031-8044,


Additional Information

Leadership Positions

  • Iowa State University Student Chapter of the American Meteorological Society President (2013 - 2014)
  • Co-Chair of Graduate Seminar Committee (2017 - Present)

Departmental Committees

  • Member of Atmospheric Sciences Recruitment Committee
  • Graduate Representative on Department Website Committee


  • American Meteorological Society Member (2011 - Present)
  • American Geophysical Union Member (2014 - Present)


Advisor: Anita D. Rapp

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