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Presenter: Susanne Craig
From : Dalhousie University
Date: April 20
*1:00 PM in the CMMAP classroom Monday*
Title: Ocean Color: Photons, Phytoplankton and Climate

Hosted by Jeff Pierce


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 19 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 recently celebrated its 50th anniversary.



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History of the Department of Atmospheric Science

D B Rao

    1966

D.B. Rao

D.B. Rao was a member of our faculty from 1966 to 1974 when he retired

New Students

Welcome to the following students who have accepted offers of admission for
Fall 2015

Julie Barnum Emily Bell
Trenton Davis Sean Freeman
Karly Jackson Andrea Jenney
Nathan Kelly Jakob Lindaas
Louis Rivoire Richard Schulte
Derek Weber Justin Whitaker
Defenses

              Ph.D. Defense
John Peters
Location: ATS Large Classroom (ATS 101)
Date: April 21, 10:00am
Advisor: Prof. Schumacher
Defense Title: TOWARD AN IMPROVED UNDERSTANDING OF THE SYNOPTIC AND MESOSCALE DYNAMICS GOVERNING NOCTURNAL HEAVY-RAIN-PRODUCING MESOCALE CONVECTIVE SYSTEMS

December 2014
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January 2013

The FRTSC is taking a break, but will be back Sept. 2015!!!

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Relative Humidity: 37%
Wind Speed: 15 mph, gusts 23 mph
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Wind Direction:
Pressure: 844 hPa ( 24.95 in)

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