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Aug 28 - 1:00pm - ATL 3400
AOSC Brown Bag by Dr Christopher Hennigan
UMBC
"NH3 and Halogens"

Sep 5 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by AOSC Faculty
"Research Activity in the Department of AOSC"

Sep 12 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Dr. Jonathan Poterjoy
University of Maryland
"From Toy Models to NWP: Leveraging Operational Weather Models for Data Assimilation Research"

Sep 19 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Prof. John P. Burrows FRS
University of Bremen, Germany
"TBD"

Sep 20 - 12:00pm - ATL 3400
AOSC Brown Bag by Dr Patrick Campbell
NOAA
"Updates from the recent NASA Health and Air Quality Applied Sciences Team Meeting"

Sep 26 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Dr. Alexander Kowaleski
Pennsylvania State University
"Use of mixture-model track clustering to interpret tropical cyclone ensemble forecasts"

Oct 3 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Peter Goodwin
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
"TBD"

Oct 10 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Prof. Eric A. Davidson
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
"Manure Happens: Some Unintended Consequences of Feeding over Seven Billion Human Omnivores"

Oct 17 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Dr. Paul J. Miller
Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management
"TBD"

Oct 31 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Dr. Anindya Wirasatriya
Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia
"TBD"

Nov 7 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Dr. Stephen E. Platnick
NASA/GSFC
"Title: Effort to merge MODIS and VIIRS cloud property data records"

Nov 14 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Dr. Christopher J. Hennigan
UMBC
"Aerosol Chemistry in Baltimore: Effects of Agriculture, Industry, and the Urban Heat Island"

Nov 21 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by Dr. Ariel Stein
NOAA ARL
"TBD"

Dec 5 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by AOSC Undergraduate Students
"TBA"

Apr 30 - 3:30pm - ATL 2400
AOSC Seminar by AOSC Students
"TBA"

Chair's Welcome

Welcome to the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science. The Department, part of the Earth Sciences Program that includes the collocated Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in atmospheric and oceanic sciences, and climate earth sciences.

The department's research strengths are reinforced by strong collaborations leading to joint research topics with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Maryland Departments of the Environment and of Natural Resources, the National Centers for Environmental Prediction of the National Weather Service, the NOAA Satellite and Air Research Laboratories, all of which are located near the campus.

Fernando Miralles-Wilhelm, Professor and Chairman

UMD Weather
Posted on August 9, 2019
AOSC Ph.D. ’13 Grad Manisha Ganeshan on a career as a climate researcher
WITH a team of two women at its core, ISRO launched its lunar mission Chandrayan 2 on July 22, making India stand tall on the global space exploration map. And, it doesn't stop there. Indian women are now out for global domination as well. From Hollywood to NASA, our women are working everywhere and showing the world the best of us. One such woman is Manisha Ganeshan, a research scientist for Universities Space Research Association (USRA) at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
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