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Natalie Mahowald will be lead PI on a new $3M NSF award

November 22, 2011

Natalie Mahowald will be lead PI on a new $3M NSF award titled, Collaborative Research: Improved Regional and Decadal Predictions of the Carbon Cycle. Rob Ross, EAS Adjunct, Christine Shoemaker... read more

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

November 1, 2011

EAS Postdoc Jasper Kok (Mahowald) has just received an NSF Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. read more

Ben Currens has received a research award from Engineering Learning Initiatives

October 4, 2011

Ben Currens has received a research award from Engineering Learning Initiatives for his research project titled: "Variability of Trace Elements in the Marcellus Shale". His faculty supervisor is... read more

Welcome Julie Elliot

September 29, 2011

Welcome Julie Elliot, a new postdoc under Matt Pritchard. Julie (just here from Fairbanks, AK) will be involved in studies of Alaska glaciers, GPS campaigns at volcanoes in South America, and other... read more

Frank Horowitz has joined EAS

September 15, 2011

Frank Horowitz has joined EAS as a Visiting Professor from University of Australia, Perth. read more

Roberta Rudnick has been chosen as the next Oliver Visiting Professor.

September 1, 2011

Roberta Rudnick has been chosen as the next Oliver Visiting Professor. She will be the keynote speaker at the 2011 Kaufman INSTOC Symposium September 26th. University of Maryland's Rudnick is an... read more

Statistical Methods in the Atmospheric Sciences, third edition published

May 31, 2011

Statistical Methods in the Atmospheric Sciences, third edition, authored by Dan Wilks has just been published. read more

Mark Wysocki has been chosen to receive one of four 2011 Kendall S. Carpenter Memorial Advising Awards.

May 23, 2011

Mark Wysocki has been chosen to receive one of four 2011 Kendall S. Carpenter Memorial Advising Awards. This award recognizes "sustained and distinguished contributions of professorial faculty and... read more

Suzanne Mahlburg Kay has just been elected a Fellow of AGU

May 4, 2011

Suzanne Mahlburg Kay has just been elected a Fellow of AGU. The American Geophysical Union's recognition is considered a high honor in the field of Geology, second only to the National Academy of... read more

Steve Colucci attended the 15th Cyclone Workshop

April 11, 2011

Steve Colucci attended the 15th Cyclone Workshop held March 27 - April 1 in Monterey, CA, where he presented his recent research showing how "blocking" anticyclones near the earth's surface can... read more

Students invited by Ultra Petroleum to tour their Marcellus shale operations.

April 7, 2011

Students from the Cornell Chapter of AAPG as well as students from the IGERT Earth Energy Systems group were lucky enough to be invited by Ultra Petroleum to tour their Marcellus shale operations. On... read more

Outstanding Student Paper Award

February 25, 2011

Eliana Nossa, ECE graduate student under the advisorship of EAS Prof. David Hysell, was selected to receive an Outstanding Student Paper Award for her presentation at the 2010 Fall Meeting in San... read more

Natalie Mahowald was named a fellow of the American Meteorological Society

February 15, 2011

Natalie Mahowald was named a fellow of the American Meteorological Society in January 2011. Natalie was also quoted in a February 10, 2011 New York Times article, Speck by Speck, Dust Piles Up, which... read more

Mary Kosloski's paper was recently published in the Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.

January 26, 2011

Mary Kosloski's paper, "Recognizing biotic breakage of the hard clam, Mercenaria mercenaria caused by the stone crab, Menippe mercanaria: An experimental taphonomic approach", was recently published... read more

Gertrude Spencer Prize

January 4, 2011

First-Year Writing Seminar student, Adam Stewart, and instructor of the EAS 1420 course, Amanda Baker, both received honorable mention for the Gertrude Spencer Prize given by the Knight Institute for... read more