Meteorology and Atmospheric Science Colloquia Fall 2018

Unless otherwise noted, meteorology and atmospheric science colloquia are held each Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. during the fall and spring semesters in the John J. Cahir Auditorium (Room 112) in Walker Building.  Refreshments will be served just after the colloquium in the Joel N. Myers Weather Center.

Non-employee Information Form (formerly Visitors Information Form):  This form is a requirement for all Penn State visitors if Penn State will be paying for any expenses (either directly or indirectly, such as directly billed room charges). 

A Non-Employee Travel Form is also required to process expenses.

Meteorology Visitor Schedules (requires password to access)

Aug 29, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Kevin Bowley

Meteo Colloquium

Interpreting rapid increases of zonal available potential energy from a synoptic-scale perspective.

Sep 05, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Israel Silber

Meteo Colloquium

Cloud and surface radiation measurements at McMurdo Station, Antarctica

Sep 12, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Shuyi Chen

Tarbell Lecture in Meteorology

Superstorms and Rising Seas: Observing Hurricanes and Predicting their Impacts

Sep 19, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Joshua Schwarz

Meteo Colloquium

Black Carbon Aerosol: Up High, Down Low, and In the Snow.

Sep 26, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
John Manobianco

Meteo Colloquium

GlobalSense: A New Environmental Observing System Inspired by Science Fiction

Oct 03, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Matthew Parker

Meteo Colloquium

How well can we explain why some supercells make tornadoes and others do not?

Oct 10, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Rei Chemke

Meteo Colloquium

The climate’s response to anthropogenic emissions: the role of ocean circulation

Oct 17, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Subrahmanyam Bulusu

Meteo Colloquium

Intraseasonal Oscillations in the Bay of Bengal and their impact on Indian Summer Monsoon variability.

Oct 24, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Adam Sobel

Meteo Colloquium

Understanding deep convection by parameterizing large-scale dynamics

Oct 31, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Helen Greatrex

Meteo Colloquium

Meteorological research for parametric weather insurance

Nov 07, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Rodrigo Vargas

Meteo Colloquium

Predicting soil moisture across time and space: a soil science perspective

Nov 14, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Gary Szatkowski

Meteo Colloquium

A Few Thoughts and Opinions over a 35+ year Weather Career, Plus a Look Into the Future

Nov 28, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Zhiming Kuang

Meteo Colloquium

Some applications of linear response functions in atmospheric dynamics.

Dec 05, 2018 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Patrick Martineau

Meteo Colloquium

Role of coupled atmosphere-ocean variability over the Atlantic basin in modulating North-American and European weather extremes on multidecadal timescales.