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Climate Crusader: Alex Hall Mon, Sep 25, 2017

AOS Professor Alex Hall was featured in UCLA's 2016-2017 Year in Review in an article titled: "CLIMATE CRUSADER: Alex Hall’s warnings about the disappearing Sierra Nevada snowpack are capturing lawmakers’ attention". Congratulations to Professor Hall for being selected in being part of UCLA's Year in Review features. 

Source: UCLA Year in Review 2016-2017

Professor Kuo-Nan Liou Awarded with the Carl-Gustaf Rossby Research MedalWed, Jul 26, 2017

The Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences would like to congratulate professor Kuo-Nan Liou for receiving the Carl-Gustaf Rossby Research Medal, the highest award from the American Meterological Society (AMS). Professor Liou was recognized by the AMS "For intellectual leadership and seminal contributions to improving the theory and application of atmospheric radiative transfer and its interactions with clouds and aerosols". Previously in 2013 Liou was awarded the Roger Revelle Medal, the highest award from the America Geophyiscal Union. 

 

New center at UCLA raises everyone’s voices for environmental scienceFri, Jul 14, 2017

The Center for Diverse Leadership in Science, directed by climate researcher Aradhna Tripati, is the first university-based center dedicated to diversity in the field.

Source: UCLA Newsroom http://newsroom.ucla.edu/stories/new-center-at-ucla-raises-everyones-voices-for-environmental-science

 

 

 

David Neelin Awarded with the Bert Bolin Global Environmental Change AwardFri, Jun 30, 2017

AOS Professor David Neelin was awarded the Bert Bolin Global Environmental Change Award from the American Geophyiscal Union. Congratulations on the award and honor David!

Source: https://eos.org/agu-news/2017-agu-section-and-focus-group-awardees-and-n...

Professor Alex Hall featured on the New York TimesMon, Jun 26, 2017

AOS Professor Alex Hall was recently featured on the New York Times article, "California Today: The Extreme Heat to Come". Dr. Hall is interviewed in the article talking about the increasing frequency of extreme heat days - defined as when the temperature reaches to 95F or above - in California. 

The New York Times article is found here: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/22/us/california-today-extreme-heat.html