Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Mississippi

Dr. Maribeth Stolzenburg

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Office: 124 Lewis Hall
Email: mstolzen@phy.olemiss.edu
Phone: (662) 915-5252

Degrees Earned

  • Ph.D., 1996, University of Oklahoma.
  • M.S., 1993, University of Oklahoma.
  • B.S., 1989, State University of New York at Albany.

Experience

  • Research Associate, 1988 – 1990, SUNY-Albany, US National Lightning Detection Network.
  • Post-doctoral Research Associate, 1996 – 2000, University of Mississippi.
  • Research Assistant Professor, 2000 – 2009, University of Mississippi.
  • Associate Director of Research, 2002 – 2006, University of Mississippi.
  • Research Associate Professor, 2009 – 2017, University of Mississippi.
  • Research Professor, 2017 – present, University of Mississippi.

Memberships

  • American Geophysical Union.
  • American Meteorological Society.
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Chapter of Mississippi (charter member).
  • Lightning Advisory Panel, NASA.
  • International Commission on Atmospheric Electricity.

Research Interests

Atmospheric electricity and mesoscale meteorology

  • electrical and dynamical structure of thunderstorms
  • physics and phenomenology of lightning
  • global electric circuit

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