Peyman Zawar-Reza

Associate ProfessorPeyman Zawar-Reza

Geography Staff Block Rm 508
Internal Phone: 94057

Qualifications

Research Interests

Research interests include:1. Air pollution climatology/meteorology, boundary layer meteorology, and mountain meteorology.2. Mesoscale numerical modeling and computational physics.3. Regional climate modeling (dynamical downscaling).4. Virus evolution and diversity in Antarctica5. Earth systems science.

Recent Publications

  • Owens I. and Zawar-Reza P. (2015) Weather and Climate. In Liggett D; Storey B; Cook Y; Meduna V (Ed.), Exploring the Last Continent: An Introduction to Antarctica: 91-114. Cham: Springer International Publishing. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-18947-5_6.
  • Zawar-Reza P. and Katurji M. (2014) Antarctic Climate and Soils. In Cowan D (Ed.), Antarctic Terrestrial Microbiology: 279-292. Berlin: Springer.
  • Zawar-Reza P. (2012) Air Quality of Tehran, Iran. In Tang Z (Ed.), Impact of megacities on air quality and climate: 127-140. Geneva: World Meteorological organization (WMO).
  • Zawar-Reza P., Sturman AP. and Khan B. (2010) Airshed Modelling in Complex Terrain. In Hanrahan G (Ed.), Modelling of Pollutants in Complex Environmental Systems Volume II: 435-454. St Albans: ILM Publications.
  • Zawar-Reza P. and Spronken-Smith R. (2005) Air pollution climatology. In Oliver JE (Ed.), Encyclopedia of World Climatology: 21-32. Cornwall: Springer.