There are no current colloquia scheduled at this time.
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
May 30, 2014: Ph.D. Graduates Jason (Brant) Dodson and Misha Schurman Honored with
May 30, 2014: Professor Emeritus Bill Gray wins Simpson Award
May 27, 2014: Libby Barnes selected to receive AGU Holton Award
May 21, 2014: Veljko Petkovic receives 2014 NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship (NESSF) Program Award
Welcome to the Department of Atmospheric Science
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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Alan BettsAlan Betts was a member of our faculty from 1970 to 1979Check out the full Atmospheric Science Timeline
Welcome to the following students who have accepted offers of admission for
Location: Large Classroom, ATS 101
Date: August 1, 10:00am
Advisor: Profs. Kreidenweis and Schumacher
Defense Title: EFFECT OF LATENT HEATING ON MESOSCALE VORTEX DEVELOPMENT DURING EXTREME PRECIPITATION: COLORADO, SEPTEMBER 2013
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CMMAP has no presentations scheduled at this time. Watch for their upcoming September announcement.
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