Name: Anthony R. Lupo

Title: Professor

Affiliation: School of Natural Resources, University of Missouri


Research fields:

Agricultural climatology

Applied meteorology

Climate change and broadcast meteorology

Climate dynamics and variability

Dynamics of atmospheres and ocean

Hydrology, oceans and atmosphere


Theoretical and applied climatology

Tropical meteorology

Weather systems, numerical weather prediction


1995 Ph.D. - Purdue University, Atmospheric Science

1991 M.S. - Purdue University, Atmospheric Science

1988 B.S. - State University of New York at Oswego, Meteorology

1986 A.S. - Cayuga County Community College, Math/Science

Publications: (Since 2014)

1. Lupo, A.R., Heaven, B., Matzen, J., Rabinowitz, J.L. (2020) The interannual and interdecadal variability in tropical cyclone activity: A decade of changes in the climatological character. Chapter 1, 22 p, reviewed. Book: Current Topics in Tropical Cyclone Research (A.R. Lupo editor) Intech Publishers, in press.

2. Kononova, N.K. and Lupo, A.R. (2019) Investigation of the variability of circulation regimes and dangerous weather phenomena in Russia in the 21st century. IOP Manuscript, 9 pages, in press.

3. Klaus, E.M., Market, P.S., Lupo, A.R., Bodner, M.J., and Kastman, J.S. (2020) Projecting Northern Hemisphere Flow Regime Transition Using Integrated Enstrophy. Under revision, Atmosphere, August, 2020.

4. Balkissoon, S.S., Fox, N.I., and Lupo A.R. (2020) Fractal Characteristics of Tall Tower Speeds in Missouri. Renewable Energy, 154, 1346 - 1356.

5. Balkissoon, S.S., Bongard, J.T., Cain, T., Candela, D.M., Clay, C., Efe, B., Ji, Q., Klaus, E.M., Korner, A.P., Mitchell, K., Ritter, S.B., Rojas, K., Niemeyer, J.M., Rabinowitz, J.L., Sumrall, P., Market, P.S., and Lupo, A.R. (2020) Hurricane Florence Makes Landfall in the Southeast USA: Sensitive Dependence on Initial Conditions, Parameterizations, and Integrated Enstrophy. Atmospheric and Climate Sciences, 10, article ID 98159, 24 p..

6. Kononova, N.K., and Lupo, A.R. (2020) Changes in the Dynamics of the Northern Hemisphere Atmospheric Circulation and the Relationship to Surface Temperature in the 20th and 21st Centuries. Atmosphere, 11, 14 pp. doi:10.3390/atmos11030255.

7. Efe, B., Lupo, A.R., and Deniz, A. (2020) Extreme Temperatures linked to the Atmospheric Blocking Events in Turkey between 1977 – 2016, Under Revision Natural Hazards, August, 2020.

8. Yu, B., and Lupo, A.R. (2019) Large-Scale Atmospheric Circulation Variability and Its Climate Impacts, Atmosphere, Special Issue. Editorial paper. Article ID: atmosphere-10-00329: doi:10:3390/atmos10060329.

9. Efe, B., Lupo, A.R., Deniz, A. (2019) The Relationship Between Atmospheric Blocking and Precipitation Changes in Turkey between 1977 – 2016. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 138, 1573–1590.

10. Lebedeva, M.G., Lupo, A.R., Solovyov, A.B., and Chendev, Y.G. (2020) The formation of sugar beet harvest under modern climatic conditions during the vegetation period. Climate, 8, 46; doi:10.3390/cli8030046.

11. Wood, J.D., Sadler, E.J., Fox, N.I., Greer, S.T., Gu, L., Guinan, P.E., Lupo, A.R., Market, P.S., Rochette, S.M., Speck, A., White, L.D. (2019) Land-atmosphere responses to a total solar eclipse in three ecosystems with contrasting structure and physiology. JGR Atmospheres

12. Reynolds, D.D., Lupo, A.R., Jensen, A.D., and Market, P.S. (2019) The Predictability of Northern Hemispheric Blocking Using an Ensemble Mean Forecast System. The Open Atmospheric Science Journal, 13, 3-18.

13. Lupo, A.R., Jensen, A.D., Mokhov, I.I., Timazhev, A.V., Eichler, T., and Efe, B. (2019) Changes in Global Blocking Character During the Most Recent Decades, Atmosphere, 10, 19pp Article ID 00092.

14. Lupo, A.R., Jensen, A.D., Mokhov, I.I., and Wang, Y. (2019) Large-scale dynamics, anomalous flows, and teleconnections: 2018. Advances in Meteorology, Special Issue: Large Scale Atmospheric Science, 2018 Volume 2018 (2019), Article ID 3934195 Chief Guest Editor.

15. Phung, Q., Thompson, A., Baffaut, C. Costello, C., Sadler, E.J., Lupo, A.R, Svoma, B.M., Gautam, S. (2018) Evaluation of the effect of climate and land use changes on hydrologic processes in a primarily rainfed, agriculturally-dominated watershed. JAWRA, 55, 1196 - 1215.

16. Kutta, E, Hubbart, J.A., Eichler, T., and Lupo, A.R. (2018) Symmetry of Energy Divergence Anomalies Associated with the El Niño-Southern Oscillation. Atmosphere 2018, 9(9), 342; doi:10.3390/atmos9090342

17. Lebedeva, M.G., Lupo, A.R., Chendev, Y.G., Krymskaya, O.V., Solovyev A.B. (2019) Changes in the Atmospheric Circulation Conditions and Regional Climatic Characteristics in Two Remote Regions since the mid-20th Century. Atmosphere, 10, 11, 23 p.

18. Efe, B., Sezen, I., Lupo, A.R., Deniz, A. (2019) The Relationship Between Atmospheric Blocking and Temperature Observations in Turkey between 1977 – 2016. International Journal of Climatology.

19. Woollings, T., Barriopedro Cepero, D., Methven, J., Son, S-W., Harvey, B., Martius, O., Sillmann, J., Lupo, A.R., Seneviratne, S., 2018: Blocking and its response to climate change. Current Climate Change Reports,

20. Rabinowitz, J.L., Lupo, A.R., Guinan, P.E. (2018) Evaluating linkages between Atmospheric blocking patterns and Heavy Rainfall Events across the North-Central Mississippi River Valley. Advances in Meteorology, 2018, Article ID 1217830, 7 p.