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Supplemental Awards Available for Graduate Students
Feb 24, 2016 [ Program News ]       
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program is accepting new applications for supplemental funds to conduct part of applicant's thesis research at a DOE laboratory in collaboration with a DOE laboratory scientist within areas that address scientific challenges central to the Office of Science mission. These research opportunities are [...]

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ASR Marine Low Clouds Workshop Held
Feb 15, 2016 [ Program News ]       
While they may not elicit the excitement and drama of their deeper, more-intense, sibling thunderstorm clouds that are associated with severe weather and catastrophic damage, low clouds over oceans are important players in the Earth’s climate story. Marine low clouds represent one of the largest uncertainties and most important feedback factors in current-generation climate models. [...]

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New Funding Opportunity Announced
Feb 06, 2016 [ Program News ]       
On February 5, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Biological and Environmental Research (BER) opened a new DOE national laboratory announcement and a companion funding opportunity announcement (FOA) for the Climate Model Development and Validation (CMDV) activity. The CMDV activity is a new effort to improve climate model architecture, software, and computational design to [...]

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University of California, Davis, Seeking Assistant Professor of Cloud Physics and Climate Change
Jan 22, 2016 [ Employment Opportunities ]       
The Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at the University of California, Davis, is seeking an assistant professor of cloud physics and climate change. This position will conduct mission-oriented research for the California Agricultural Experiment Station for an academic year (9 months). The Department of Land, Air, [...]

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2016 Joint User Facility/Principal Investigator Meeting
Jan 19, 2016 [ Events ]       
The Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM)/Atmospheric System Research (ASR) Joint User Facility/Principal Investigator Meeting (Joint PI Meeting) brings together the ASR Program and the ARM Climate Research Facility as world leaders in climate science. This meeting brings together nearly 350 ASR researchers and ARM Facility users and infrastructure members to review progress and plan future directions [...]

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ASR Colleagues Honored at 2016 American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting
Jan 06, 2016 [ Program News ]       
Three Atmospheric System Research colleagues will be honored this week, January 10 through 14, at the 96th Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) in New Orleans. One has been elected as a fellow; another will receive the highest honor the society can bestow on a scientist; and one has been acknowledged for outstanding [...]

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Research Activities for ASR at 2015 AGU Fall Meeting
Dec 09, 2015 [ Program News ]       
At the 2015 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in San Francisco, December 14-18, nearly 24,000 scientists from around the world are gathering to share their latest research results in all areas of Earth science. Connect with Atmospheric System Research scientists by attending their session or visit their poster. Below are a few items of note [...]

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ASR Colleagues Elected into AGU Fellowship
Dec 09, 2015 [ Program News ]       
When the American Geophysical Union (AGU) announced the election of sixty new 2015 fellows in July, five of them were distinguished Atmospheric System Research (ASR) colleagues. Each year, individual AGU members are honored for exceptional scientific contributions and acknowledged eminence in the fields of Earth and space sciences. Since the AGU fellows program was established [...]

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