Our graduate degree programs encompass the full spectrum of atmospheric sciences including, but not limited to, climate, oceanography, clouds and cloud physics, atmospheric chemistry and dynamics, boundary layer and turbulence, weather risk management, as well as tropical, synoptic, and mesoscale meteorology.Information for future students >>
- Graduate Student Events
- Aug 19, 2015 09:00 AM Thesis Defense Justin Schulte -- PhD Thesis Defense (Penn State, The Department of Meteorology) "New Wavelet Methods and their Applications to Understanding Hydroclimate Variability in the Northeast United States"
- Aug 26, 2015 03:30 PM Meteorology Colloqium Grad student "Meet and Greet" Wednesday August 26, 2015 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Room 529 Walker
- Sep 23, 2015 03:30 PM Tarbell Lecture in Meteorology Da-Lin Zhang (University of Maryland)
- Oct 17, 2015 to Oct 22, 2015 2015 NWA Annual Meeting Oct. 17-22, 2015– Oklahoma City, OK
- Nov 13, 2015 to Nov 24, 2015 Indo-Global Education Summit & Tour of India 2015 The eighth edition of the Indo-Global Education Summit & Tour of India on academic collaborations and student recruitment will be held from November 13 to 24, 2015.
- Graduate Student News
- SMART Scholarship-for-service Program The Science, Mathematics, And Research for Transformation (SMART) scholarship-for-service Program fully funds undergraduate and graduate degrees in a wide range of technical areas, including all fields of Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and Mathematics. May 15, 2015
- Fall 2015 Hertz Graduate Fellowships The Hertz Foundation invites applications for Fall 2015 Graduate Fellowships in Applied Physical, Biological, or Engineering Sciences Oct 27, 2014
- Stampede supercomputer helps researchers design and test improved hurricane forecasting system Fuqing Zhang and a team of weather modelers at Penn State University have created an improved method of hurricane forecasting Jun 26, 2014
- Scientists Predict Increased Rain, Floods for Northeast Residents of New England and the Mid-Atlantic states will experience increased rainfall and floods if data analysis by a Penn State meteorologist and long-term projections by a fisheries biologist, with a specialty in surface water pollution, are accurate. Jun 24, 2014
- Conditions at Penn State Weather Camp: Mostly curious UNIVERSITY PARK — Bill Syrett counted down, and more than 40 pairs of eyes turned to the clouds. Jun 24, 2014
- Six Things Michael Mann Wants You to Know About the Science of Global Warming There is nothing controversial about the work of climatologist Michael Mann, director of Penn State’s Earth System Science Center. Jun 13, 2014
- Battle stations for an ice-free Arctic The summer seas around the North Pole could be ice-free in 15 years. Rear Admiral David Titley was given the task of working out what that meant for the US Navy. He talks with Elizabeth Finkel. Jun 04, 2014