Affiliate Associate Professor
Associate Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, DigiPen Institute of Technology; Research Scientist, NorthWest Research Associates
Office: Digipen Institute of Technology and NorthWest Research Associates, Redmond, WA
Fax: 206-543-0489 (shared)
Interests: Space Plasma Physics, Atmospheric Electrodynamics, Remote Sensing, Signal Processing
Research Groups: Atmospheric Electrodynamics
lightning, thunderstorms, global electric circuit, tropical cyclones, space physics instrumentation, machine learning
Solorzano, N. N., J. N. Thomas, and C. Bracy (2018), Monitoring tropical cyclones with lightning and satellite data, Eos, 99, https://doi.org/10.1029/2018EO092439. Published on 19 February 2018.
Masci, F., J. N. Thomas, and J. A. Secan (2017), On a reported effect in ionospheric TEC around the time of the 6 April 2009 L'Aquila earthquake, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 1461-1468, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-1461-2017.
Thomas, J. N., J. Huard, and F. Masci (2017), A statistical study of global ionospheric map total electron content changes prior to occurrences of M ≥ 6.0 earthquakes during 2000-2014, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JA023652. Corrected Aug 2017.
Solorzano, N. N., J. N. Thomas, M. L. Hutchins, and R. H. Holzworth (2016), WWLLN lightning and satellite microwave radiometrics at 37 to 183 GHz: thunderstorms in the broad tropics, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, doi:10.1002/2016JD025374.