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Curriculum Vitae:

Anna Jaruga

  • PhD, Atmospheric Physics Division, Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw (2017)
  • MSc, College of Inter-Faculty Individual Studies in Mathematics and Natural Sciences University of Warsaw (2011)

Research Interests
  • representation of clouds in numerical models

  • interactions between clouds and aerosol particles

  • numerical model development (especially open-source scientific software)

Professional Experience
  • (2017 - present) Postdoctoral Scholar at California Institute of Technology and Jet Propulsion Laboratory, CA, USA
  • (2015 - 2017) Principal Investigator in research grant "Aerosol processing by clouds - ab initio simulations with coalescence and aqueous chemistry".
  • (2013 - 2016) Investigator in research grant "Aerosol processing by clouds - development of a multi- faceted object-oriented numerical simulation framework". Co-developer of libmpdata++ - a library of parallel MPDATA-based solvers for systems of generalized transport equations and libcloudph++ - a library of algorithms for representing cloud microphysics in numerical models.
  • (2011 - 2013) Investigator in research grant "Development of a 2-dimensional kinematic numerical cloud model with detailed particle-based aerosol/cloud/rain microphysics".
  • (2011 - 2015) Teaching assistant at Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw
  • (2011 - 2012) Guide at the Copernicus Science Center (interactive museum of science), Warsaw

Selected Awards
  • AMS 18th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry Outstanding Student Platform Presentation Award (2016)

Selected Publications
  1. Jaruga, A., S. Arabas, D. Jarecka, H. Pawlowska, P. K. Smolarkiewicz, and M. Waruszewski. libmpdata++ 1.0: a library of parallel MPDATA solvers for systems of generalised transport equations. Geosci. Model Dev., 8(4):1005-1032, 2015.
  2. Arabas S., A. Jaruga, H. Pawlowska, and W. W. Grabowski. libcloudph++ 1.0: a single-moment bulk, double-moment bulk, and particle-based warm-rain microphysics library in C++. Geosci. Model Dev., 8(6):1677-1707, 2015.
  3. Jarecka D., A. Jaruga, , and P. K. Smolarkiewicz. A spreading drop of shallow water. J. Comput. Phys., pages 53 - 61, 2015.

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