There are no current colloquia scheduled at this time.
June 30, 2016: Leah Grant Receives NSF GROW Award
June 17, 2016: In Memory of Dr. Elmar R. Reiter, Professor Emeritus (February 22, 1928 – June 17, 2016)
June 14, 2016: Garfield County Air Quality Study Results Presented to Public
June 3, 2016: Brandon Wolding Selected to be a SoGES Sustainability Leadership Fellow
May 23, 2016: Remembering Dr. Gray
May 23, 2016: Welcome ESMEI's Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) 2016 Interns!
May 17, 2016: ATS and CIRA Named CSU Program of Research and Scholarly Excellence
May 13, 2016" Congratulations Spring 2016 Atmos Graduates!
May 9, 2016: ATS PhD student Yi Li leads new PNAS publication examining shifts in oxidized and reduced nitrogen deposition in U.S.
May 6, 2016: Dr. Thomas C. Peterson - Ph.D. '91 - Receives 2016 CSU Atmospheric Science Distinguished Alumni Award
May 6, 2016: Jack Kodros and Leah Grant Receive Outstanding Department Honors at the Herbert Riehl Memorial Award/Alumni Award Ceremony
April 27, 2016: Ben Toms Awarded 2016 American Meteorological Society Graduate Fellowship
April 20, 2016: Join Us for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the New GOES-R Antenna
April 18, 2016: Herbert Riehl, Alumni, and Outstanding Alumni Award Ceremony
April 16, 2016: In Memory of Professor Emeritus William Gray
April 6, 2016: CSU Atmospheric Science Professors Awarded EPA Grant to Study Wildfire Effects
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
15 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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Dick JohnsonDick Johnson joined our faculty 1979
Welcome Fall 2016 Students
There are no current Defenses scheduled.
We are taking a break during the summer - see you back in the fall!
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