GEOPHYSICAL MONOGRAPH SERIES, VOL. 190, PP. 5-22, 2010
Middle atmosphere research before Alan Plumb
School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, USA
Alan Plumb received his Ph.D. in 1972. Since that time, he has made very great contributions to middle atmosphere research.
This paper briefly examines the status of middle atmosphere research upon Alan's arrival on the scene and his development
into one of the world's leading researchers in this area.
Citation: Geller, M. A. (2010), Middle atmosphere research before Alan Plumb, in The Stratosphere: Dynamics, Transport, and Chemistry, Geophys. Monogr. Ser., vol. 190, edited by