Upcoming Events

Aug 25, 2016 12:30 PM to 01:15 PM
Rich Grumm

event talk or seminar

Rich Grumm from the National Weather Service office here in State College will be hosting this week's weather briefing!

Aug 26, 2016 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Zhiyuan Jiang--MS Thesis Defense

Thesis Defense Event

"Retrieving maximum dimension, aspect ratio and orientation of ice particles from their two-dimensional projections"

Aug 31, 2016 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Kim Whitehall

Meteo Colloquium

​GTG (Grab ’em, Tag ’em, Graph ‘em) and MapReduce in Atmospheric Sciences

Sep 07, 2016 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Carolyn Reynolds

Tarbell Lecture in Meteorology

Making Sense of Sensitivity: Cyclone Predictability and Adjoints.

Sep 14, 2016 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Ming Cai

Meteo Colloquium

A New Look at the Physics and Energy Fluxes of Rossby Waves

Sep 21, 2016 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
TBA

Meteo Colloquium

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News

NASA Flights to Track Greenhouse Gases Across Eastern US

Atmospheric Carbon and Transport–America, or ACT-America, is a multi-year airborne campaign that will measure concentrations of carbon dioxide and methane in relation to weather systems Ken Davis, is principal investigator from Pennsylvania State University,

New device could unlock information potential of sunlight

People rely on sunlight for heat, light, and energy every day, but three Penn State researchers, Jeffrey Brownson and Vivek Srikrishnan (both Energy and Mineral Engineering) and George Young (Meteorology), believe we’re missing a valuable piece of information that sunlight itself could provide.

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Spotlight

WPSU's Patty Satalia and Charlie Hosler at the 2016 Wilson Banquet at the Nittany Lion Inn.
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Charles Hosler Interview 75 Years 2016

Charlie Hosler is one of the titans of weather forecasting. In the late ‘50s, his state-of-the-art forecasts were transmitted by microwave from Penn State campus to a local TV station, earning him rock star status with area farmers and impacting weather reporting nationwide. Hosler also left his mark on Penn State, having spent his entire professional career there. In April, he was guest of honor at the annual Wilson Banquet, a program he started as dean of the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences. WPSU's Patty Satalia caught up with him there and asked him to reflect on his nearly 75 years at Penn State.

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