Dr. Alex J. Cannon
Research on climate extremes and climate projections.
Current research and/or projects
Activities that contribute to the understanding of the state, trends, variability, extremes, and future projections of climate at both global and regional scales.
Research and/or project statements
Cannon, A.J., D.I. Jeong, X. Zhang, and F.W. Zwiers, 2020. Climate-resilient buildings and core public infrastructure: an assessment of the impact of climate change on climatic design data in Canada. http://publications.gc.ca/pub?id=9.893021&sl=0
Professional activities / interests
Editor-in-Chief (Meteorological and Hydrological Sciences), Atmosphere-Ocean
Associate Editor, Advances in Statistical Climatology, Meteorology and Oceanography
Editorial Advisory Board, Computers & Geosciences
Committee on Artificial Intelligence Applications to Environmental Science, American Meteorological Society (2011-2017)
Education and awards
Ph.D. Atmospheric Science, UBC
M.Sc. Climatology, Dip. Meteorology, B.Sc.
AMS Editor's Award
CMOS Andrew Thomson Prize in Applied Meteorology
WMO Research Award for Young Scientists
CMOS Tertia M.C. Hughes Award
Environment Canada Citation of Excellence
Adjunct professor, Atmospheric Science, University of British Columbia (UBC)
Adjunct professor, School of Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of Victoria