Contact




Patrick Hogan
hogan@waterresources.at
Tel.: +43-1-58801-406664

Centre for Water Resource Systems,
Vienna University of Technology,
Karlsplatz 13/222, A-1040 Vienna, Austria

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Patrick Hogan

 

Research Interests

 

• Micro meteorology
• Upper atmosphere physics
• Lightning detection


Patrick is a meteorologist with a background in physics who will be working on the automatic weather station at Petzenkirchen. He has a keen interest in many different areas of atmospheric physics, having done projects ranging from synoptic meteorology and weather forecasting to modelling the temperature of the mesosphere from the spectra of hydroxyl radicals in the airglow.

Key Facts

 

Patrick obtained a bachelors degree in Physics with Astrophysics from the National University of Ireland Maynooth with a project focus on mesospheric physics. He then completed a Master of Science degree in Meteorology and Climate at University College Dublin with a thesis on the development and enhancement of an automatic weather station run by the Meteorology Department.