Presenter: Kristen Rasmussen
From : University of Washington/NCAR
Date: September 5
Title: Convective initiation and hydrometeorological influence of extreme storms in subtropical South America
Hosted by Libby Barnes
September 2, 2014: Local FORTCAST Chapter Receives National Attention with AMS Newsletter Feature
August 28, 2014: Ph.D. students Ali Boris and Adam Rydbeck Awarded NSF EAPSI Awards
August 22, 2014: Welcome New Atmospheric Science Students
August 8, 2014: Ph.D. student Ashley Evanoski-Cole Awarded An EPA STAR Fellowship
July 23, 2014: Assistant Professor Russ Schumacher Named Interim Graduate School Counselor
July 2, 2014: Interns from CMMAP, SOARS and NOAA Participate in Department of Atmospheric Science Visit
June 27, 2014: Meet CMMAP's Summer Interns
June 25, 2014: AAAR and FORTCAST Sponsor First Successful "School is Cool" Summer BBQ of the Season
June 24, 2014: CSUs Student Chapter of AAAR Volunteers with Trail Restoration
June 11, 2014: Assistant Professor Russ Schumacher Featured in the March Issue of BAMS
June 5, 2014: Andrea Clements and Hannakaisa Lindqvist named 2014-2015 SoGES Global Sustainability Leadership Fellows
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at Colorado State University
The mission of our top-rated department focuses on graduate education,
cutting-edge research, and public service. We currently have
faculty members, nearly one hundred graduate students,
approximately 50 full-time researchers, and an outstanding and dedicated support staff. Our diverse areas of
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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Department Ranked #1After 15 years of effort, the National Research Council has came out with rankings of Atmospheric Science, Meteorology, and Oceanography departments. There are many categories in the NRC data, but CSU's Department of Atmospheric Science came out number one in a number of categories. This ranked CSU as one of the top two colleges in the country.
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