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UAlbany Drones to Provide Unique Insights into Vegetation Change and Severe Weather through NSF-Funded Study

UAlbany landscape ecologist/geographer Alexander Buyantuev leads a team of researchers using drones to study the effects of climate change, urbanization and wind farms on vegetation and to analyze severe weather events. Funding from the National Science Foundation Major Research Instrumentation Program provides a Precision Hawk drone.

UAlbany Weather Camp

UAlbany Hosts Weather Camp for Area's Future Meteorologists

The clouds parted just in time for an outdoor experiment to begin at the University at Albany’s recent Weather & Climate Camp. The weeklong camp was hosted by UAlbany’s Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences (DAES) for students in grades 9-11 from Schenectady, Albany, Troy, Watervliet and Rensselaer.

UAlbany Assistant Professor Brian Rose

UAlbany Scientist Garners NSF CAREER Award for Study of Oceans

UAlbany scientist Brian Rose has been awarded $544,681 through the National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Development (CAREER) Program. Rose, an assistant professor in the Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences at UAlbany, will utilize the support to examine the role of oceans in the planetary energy cycles.

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New York State Mesonet Seeks Sites for Its Growing Statewide Weather Network

The New York State Mesonet has launched a search to identify viable sites for its statewide network of advanced surface weather stations.

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Researchers Leverage NSF and NOAA Grants to Improve Forecasting Models, Development and Testing of Meteorology Tools

Researchers within UAlbany's Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences (DAES) and Atmospheric Sciences Research Center (ASRC) have recently been awarded more than $3.83 million in grants to support a broad range of atmospheric and climate science research.

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