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Presenter: Rosimar Rios-Berrios
From : SUNY Albany
Date: March 7
Special Seminar at 3 pm
Title: Tropical Cyclone Intensification under Moderate Vertical Wind Shear

Hosted by Michael Bell

Welcome to the Department of Atmospheric Science

at Colorado State University

Our top-rated department focuses on graduate education, cutting-edge research, and public service. We currently have 17 faculty members, nearly one hundred graduate students, approximately 50 full-time researchers, and an outstanding and dedicated support staff. Our diverse areas of research include Cloud Microphysics, Severe Storms and Mesoscale Meteorology, Atmospheric Chemistry and Air Quality, Radiation and Remote Sensing, Climate and Atmosphere-Ocean Dynamics, and Global Biogeochemical Cycles and Ecosystems. We offer graduate degrees at both the M.S. and Ph.D. levels. The department was founded in 1962 by renowned tropical meteorologist Herbert Riehl and celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2012.

CSU Atmospheric Science is a leading global institution, and as such, all members of our community regardless of race, ethnicity, culture, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, physical ability, age, socioeconomic status or nationality are welcome as equal contributors. We value and appreciate diversity, and we believe that diversity on our campus strengthens our entire scientific community.

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History of the Department of Atmospheric Science



Herbert Riehl starts program in atmospheric science

Herbert Riehl arrives in Fort Collins to start program in atmospheric science.
For more information on Dr. Herber Riehl's contributions to the field of atmospheric science click here to read a BAMS paper titled:
Herber Riehl: Intrepid and Enigmatic Scholar by Lew et al (2012)

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              Ph.D. Defense
David Henderson
Location: 101 ATS
Date: March 9, 9 a.m.
Advisor: Chris Kummerow
Defense Title: Reconciling TRMM Precipitation Estimates Related to El Nino Southern Oscillation Variability

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Temp: 26°F ( -4°C)
Dewpoint: 18°F ( -8°C)
Relative Humidity: 74%
Wind Speed: 6 mph, gusts 7 mph
(10 km/h, gusts 11 km/h)
Wind Direction: 308°
Pressure: 831 hPa ( 24.59 in)

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