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April 24, 2019

Professional development workshop on private sector careers May 1

Professor Sue van den Heever and Melissa Burt will host a professional development workshop on careers in the private sector 2-4 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, in ATS 101. Featured panelists are Chris Alston, sales engineer with ClimaCell; Rachel Hatteberg, software engineer with Aeris, LLC; Gavin McMeeking, principal scientist with Handix Scientific; and Sara Tucker, research scientist with Ball Aerospace. This is the third workshop in a series of three. The…
April 22, 2019

Air quality expert Jason Reed to speak at next FORTCAST event

Learn about air quality forecasting and consulting careers at FORTCAST’s next What’s Brewing in Weather & Climate talk. Jason Reed, principal scientist and certified consulting meteorologist with SLR Consulting in Fort Collins, will describe his consulting career and discuss the technical and professional challenges specific to air quality applications. Reed has worked in air quality for 20 years with a focus on air quality modeling for permitting and environmental impact…
April 19, 2019

Ben Trabing and Kai-Chih Tseng receive department honors for student research

Ben Trabing and Kai-Chih Tseng were honored this afternoon for outstanding student publications. Trabing, advised by Associate Professor Michael Bell, received the Riehl Memorial Award for his paper, "Impacts of Radiation and Upper Tropospheric Temperatures on Tropical Cyclone Structure and Intensity," based on his M.S. research. Tseng, advised by Professor Eric Maloney and Associate Professor Elizabeth Barnes, received the Alumni Award for an outstanding paper based on Ph.D. research for…
April 18, 2019

Prof. Ravishankara elected a Foreign Member of UK’s Royal Society

Colorado State University Distinguished Professor A.R. Ravishankara, professor in the Departments of Chemistry and Atmospheric Science, has been named a Foreign Member of the Royal Society, the independent scientific academy of the United Kingdom. This year, the Royal Society elected 51 scientists, 10 Foreign Members and one Honorary Fellow to its ranks, in recognition of “exceptional contributions to science.” Ravishankara is a widely respected expert in the study of ozone,…
April 17, 2019

Jennie Bukowski accepted to AMS Summer Policy Colloquium

Jennie Bukowski has been awarded funding to attend the American Meteorological Society's Summer Policy Colloquium in Washington, D.C., June 2-11. The colloquium is a 10-day immersion in the policy process and timely weather and climate-related topics. Graduate students selected through a highly competitive process have the opportunity to meet policy makers and decision makers from Capitol Hill, federal agencies, academia, non-governmental organizations and the private sector. Bukowski applied to the…


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Water vapor, precipitation, and tropical waves: What can we learn from simple models?

By Angel Adames-Corraliza of University of Michigan
On May 3

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