Works (23)

2017 journal article

The rise in global atmospheric CO2, surface temperature, and sea level from emissions traced to major carbon producers

Climatic Change, 144(4), 579–590.

By: B. Ekwurzel, J. Boneham, M. Dalton, R. Heede, R. Mera, M. Allen, P. Frumhoff

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Superensemble Regional Climate Modeling for the Western United States

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97(2), 203–215.

By: P. Mote, M. Allen, R. Jones, S. Li, R. Mera, D. Rupp, A. Salahuddin, D. Vickers

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 2, 2021

2015 conference paper

Attribution of trends in rising nighttime temperatures in the Western US

Presented at the 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change at the American Meteorological Society Meeting, Phoenix, AZ.

By: R. Mera, D. Rupp, P. Mote & M. Allen

Event: 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change at the American Meteorological Society Meeting at Phoenix, AZ

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2015 journal article

Climate change, climate justice and the application of probabilistic event attribution to summer heat extremes in the California Central Valley

Climatic Change, 133(3), 427–438.

By: R. Mera, N. Massey, D. Rupp, P. Mote, M. Allen & P. Frumhoff

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 2, 2021

2015 journal article

Evaluation of a Regional Climate Modeling Effort for the Western United States Using a Superensemble from Weather@home*

Journal of Climate, 28(19), 7470–7488.

By: S. Li, P. Mote, D. Rupp, D. Vickers, R. Mera & M. Allen

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 2, 2021

2015 journal article

Using Weather Forecasts to Help Manage Meningitis in the West African Sahel

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 96(1), 103–115.

By: R. Pandya, A. Hodgson, M. Hayden, P. Akweongo, T. Hopson, A. Forgor, T. Yoksas, M. Dalaba ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 2, 2021

2014 conference paper

Attribution of Extreme Temperature Events for the Western US using a superensemble of Regional Climate Model Simulations

Presented at the 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change at the American Meteorological Society Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia.

By: R. Mera, P. Mote & M. Allen

Event: 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change at the American Meteorological Society Meeting at Atlanta, Georgia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2014 conference paper

Attribution of low precipitation in California during the winter of 2013-2014

Presented at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.

By: R. Mera, B. Ekwurzel & D. Rupp

Event: American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting at San Francisco, California

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2014 journal article

Moisture Variability and Multiscale Interactions during Spring in West Africa

Monthly Weather Review, 142(9), 3178–3198.

By: R. Mera, A. Laing & F. Semazzi

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 3, 2021

2013 conference paper

Attributing Rise in Global Average Temperature to Emissions Traceable to Major Industrial Carbon Producer

Presented at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.

By: R. Mera, M. Allen, M. Dalton, B. Ekwurzel, P. Frumhoff & R. Heede

Event: American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting at San Francisco, California

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2011 conference paper

Analysis of Extreme Events in Regional Climate Model Simulations for the Pacific Northwest using weatherathome

Presented at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.

By: R. Mera & P. Mote

Event: American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting at San Francisco, California

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2011 conference paper

Application of Regional Climate Model Information for Climate Change Hazards Mapping over Oregon

Presented at the 2nd Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference, Seattle, Washington.

By: R. Mera & P. Mote

Event: 2nd Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference at Seattle, Washington

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2011 chapter

The use of the Alpert–Stein Factor Separation Methodology for climate variable interaction studies in hydrological land surface models and crop yield models

In P. Alpert & T. Sholokhman (Eds.), Factor Separation in the Atmosphere: Applications and Future Prospects (pp. 171–183).

By: D. Niyogi, R. Mera, Y. Xue, G. Wilkerson & F. Booker

Ed(s): P. Alpert & T. Sholokhman

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 2, 2021

2010 conference paper

Investigation of the Interactions among Transient Atmospheric Wave Disturbances over West Africa During Boreal Spring of 2009

Presented at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) NAC Meeting, Fresno, California.

By: R. Mera & F. Semazzi

Event: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) NAC Meeting at Fresno, California

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2010 conference paper

Predictability of the Moisture Regime During the Preonset Period of Sahelian Rains

Presented at the 1st Environment and Health Symposium during the 90th American Meteorological Society Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia.

By: R. Mera & F. Semazzi

Event: 1st Environment and Health Symposium during the 90th American Meteorological Society Meeting at Atlanta, Georgia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2010 conference paper

Variability of Atmospheric Moisture during the Boreal Spring in West Africa

Presented at the 29th Conference of Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Tucson, Arizona.

By: R. Mera, F. Semazzi & A. Laing

Event: 29th Conference of Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology at Tucson, Arizona

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2009 conference paper

Application of WRF to investigate the moisture regime associated with the pre-onset of Sahelian rains

Presented at the 5th Education and Science Forum of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Educational Partnership Program, Washington, DC.

By: R. Mera & F. Semazzi

Event: 5th Education and Science Forum of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Educational Partnership Program at Washington, DC on November 12-14, 2009

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2009 conference paper

Predictability of the Moisture Regime During the Pre-onset Period of Sahelian Rains

Presented at the 10th Weather Research and Forecasting Model User’s Workshop, Boulder, Colorado.

By: R. Mera & F. Semazzi

Event: 10th Weather Research and Forecasting Model User’s Workshop at Boulder, Colorado

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2009 conference paper

Short-term weather forecasts to help allocate meningitis vaccine

Presented at the 3rd MERIT Technical Meeting and National Workshop, Niamey, Niger.

By: R. Pandya, A. Adams-Forgor, A. Columbini, M. Hayden, A. Hodgson, T. Hopson, B. Lamptey, J. Lazo ...

Event: 3rd MERIT Technical Meeting and National Workshop at Niamey, Niger on November 9-12, 2009

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2008 conference paper

An Extended Procedure for the RelativeOperating Characteristics Graphical Method

Presented at the Climate Prediction Application Science Workshop, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

By: R. Mera & F. Semazzi

Event: Climate Prediction Application Science Workshop at Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

2006 journal article

An extended procedure for implementing the relative operating characteristic graphical method

Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 45(9), 1215–1223.

By: F. Semazzi & R. Mera

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Potential individual versus simultaneous climate change effects on soybean (C-3) and maize (C-4) crops: An agrotechnology model based study

Global and Planetary Change, 54(1-2), 163–182.

By: R. Mera, D. Niyogi, G. Buol, G. Wilkerson & F. Semazzi

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 conference paper

Value-based Ensemble Analysis and Potential Individual Versus Simultaneous Climate Change Effects on Agriculture

Presented at the 15th Conference on Applied Climatology, Savannah, Georgia.

By: R. Mera, D. Niyogi & F. Semazzi

Event: 15th Conference on Applied Climatology at Savannah, Georgia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: December 12, 2021

Employment

2017 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Program Coordinator & Lecturer Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Education

2006 - 2010

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
PhD Marine, Earth and Atmospheric

2003 - 2006

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
MS Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

1997 - 2003

University of North Carolina at Asheville Asheville, North Carolina, US
BS Atmospheric Sciences