Robert Homer Simpson

AMS Citation:
Zipser, E. J., G. Holland, and W. Gray, 2015: Robert Homer Simpson. Physics Today, 68, 62, doi:10.1063/PT.3.2990.
Date:2015-11-01
Resource Type:article
Title:Robert Homer Simpson
Abstract: Over a remarkable career spanning some 75 years, Robert Homer Simpson arguably contributed more than any other individual to observing, predicting, and warning of hurricanes. At the age of 100, he delivered the keynote address at a Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology conference. He died at his home in Washington, DC, on 19 December 2014 at 102.
Subject(s):Obituary
Peer Review:Non-refereed
Copyright Information:Copyright 2015 American Institute of Physics.
OpenSky citable URL: ark:/85065/d79888j6
Publisher's Version: 10.1063/PT.3.2990
Author(s):
  • Edward Zipser
  • Gregory Holland - NCAR/UCAR
  • William Gray
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