Nicolas (Nikko) Bayou is a PhD graduate student in Geography at the University of Colorado in Boulder. Mr. Bayou's bachelor's degree is in Science, and he has a masters degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering. His science and engineering experiences include modelling aircraft engines, analyzing flight/ground tests with Airbus, and serving as project lead for a business jet engines advance project. Mr. Bayou also co-designed the hull of the Italian team yacht for the America's Cup, an international boat race. Currently he is processing Greenland Climate Network (GC-Net) automatic weather station data in preparation for his thesis.