Education:
  • 2008 PhD., Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
  • 2005 M.S., Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
  • 2000 M.S., Earth and Atmospheric Physics, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
  • 1998 B.S., Physics, University of Bucharest, Romania
  • Knowlton, K., S. P. Kulkarni, G. S.  Azhar, D. Mavalankar, A. Jaiswal, M. Connolly, A. Nori-Sarma, A. Rajiva, P. Dutta, B. Deol, L. Sanchez, R. Khosla, P. J. Webster, V. E. Toma, P. Sheffield, Jeremy J. Hess, 2014: Development and Implementation of South Asia’s First Heat-Health Action Plan in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, under review (Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health)
  • Rasmussen, K. L., A. J. Hill, V. E. Toma, M. D. Zuluaga, P. J. Webster, and R. A. Houze, Jr., 2014: Three consecutive years of anomalous flooding in Pakistan, Submitted to Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc.
  • Kim, H. M, P. J. Webster, V. E. Toma and D. Kim 2013: Assessing and understanding predictability of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in operational models, under review (Clim. Dyn.)
  • Shrestha, K.Y., P.J. Webster, and V.E. Toma, 2013: An Atmospheric-Hydrologic Forecasting Scheme for the Indus River Basin, J. of Hydromet. 10.1175/JHM-D-13-051.1
  • Hirata F. E., Webster P.J. and V.E. Toma, 2013: Distinct manifestations of austral summer tropical intraseasonal oscillations, GRL, DOI: 10.1002/grl.50632
  • Kim, H. M., P. J. Webster, J. A. Curry and V. E. Toma, 2012: Asian summer monsoon prediction in ECMWF System 4 and NCEP CFSv2 retrospective seasonal forecasts, Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1470-5
  • Webster P. J., V. E. Toma and H-M Kim 2011: Were the 2010 Pakistan Floods predictable? Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1029/2010GL046346
  • Toma, V. E., P. J. Webster, 2010: Oscillations of the intertropical convergence zone and the genesis of easterly waves. I Theory and diagnostics. Clim. Dyn. doi: 10.1007/s00382-009-0584
 
  • Toma, V. E., P. J. Webster, 2010: Oscillations of the intertropical convergence zone and the genesis of easterly waves. II Numerical experiments. Clim. Dyn. doi: 10.1007/s00382-009-0585-9