Shawn Milrad

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Managing Editor (Books), Earth Sciences
E-mail: Shawn.Milrad@degruyteropen.com

Responsibilities at De Gruyter Open:

  • Strategically plans and manages Open Access Books publishing program in earth sciences
  • Searches for good book proposals and manuscripts
  • Builds team of Associate Editors  in all subfields of earth sciences
  • Assists authors in development of book manuscripts
  • Coordinates book copyediting, technical editing and production

Fields of interest: 

Synoptic-dynamic meteorology, extreme events and climate change, weather forecasting

Recent publications: 

Ressler, G. M., S. M. Milrad, E. H. Atallah and J. R. Gyakum, 2012:
Synoptic-scale analysis of freezing rain events in Montreal, Quebec.
Wea. Forecasting, 27: 362-378.

Razy, A., S. M. Milrad, E. H. Atallah, and J. R. Gyakum, 2012:
Synoptic-scale environments conducive to orographic impacts on cold-season surface wind regimes at Montreal, Quebec.
J. Appl. Meteorol. Clim., 51: 598-616.

Milrad, S. M., J. R. Gyakum, E. H. Atallah, and J. F. Smith, 2011:
A diagnostic examination of the eastern Ontario and western Quebec wintertime convection of 28 January 2010.
Wea. Forecasting, 26: 301-318.

Milrad, Shawn M., E.H. Atallah, and J.R. Gyakum, 2010b:
A diagnostic examination of consecutive extreme cool-season precipitation events at St. John’s, Newfoundland in December 2008.
Wea. Forecasting, 25: 997-1026.

Milrad, Shawn M., E.H. Atallah, and J.R. Gyakum, 2010a:
Synoptic typing of extreme cool-season precipitation events at St. John’s, Newfoundland, 1979-2005.
Wea. Forecasting, 25: 562-586.

Milrad, Shawn M., E.H. Atallah, and J.R. Gyakum, 2009b:
Synoptic-scale characteristics and precursors of cool-season precipitation events at St John’s, Newfoundland, 1979-2005.
Wea. Forecasting, 24: 667–689.

Milrad, Shawn M., E.H. Atallah, and J.R. Gyakum, 2009a:
Dynamical and precipitation structures of poleward moving tropical cyclones in eastern Canada, 1979-2005.
Mon. Wea. Rev., 137: 836-851.