NCAR & UCAR at AGU 2013

facade of Moscone Center NorthScientists, engineers, educators, and other specialists from NCAR and the UCAR Community Programs will be giving presentations at the 2013 fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, 9–13 December. Here are some additional ways to connect with us during the meeting. We hope to see you there!


Exhibit Hall Booths

Attend Virtually: AGU 2013 Online


Developing a Succesful REU

Monday, 9 December
1:00  5:00 pm
Marriott Marquis, Salons 12–13

This hands-on workshop is for those who are interested in running a Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program or have experience and insights to share. The format includes one or two short talks, followed by three working sessions in which experts and novices can discuss strategies and share resources. An open networking session will wrap up the afternoon. (Spark: NCAR & UCAR Science Education)

more info & registration >

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NCAR S-Pol radar deployed during field campaign in the MaldivesRequestable NSF Lower Atmospheric Observing Facilities for Scientific Research and Project-based Learning

Tuesday, 10 December
10:00  11:30 a.m.
Marriott Marquis, Sierra C

This workshop will introduce you to the suite of observational research platforms and services available and provide a clear roadmap on how to request these facilities in support of scientific field campaigns and educational activities.

On hand will be facility managers, experienced users of LAOF, and NSF representatives to provide information and advice on how to incorporate available instruments and platforms into an experiment design, what steps need to be taken to request one or more of these facilities, and how to maximize the success of a campaign. (NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory)

Pre-registration required: more info & registration >


Exhibit Hall Booths

Find us on "NSF Street" in the Exhibit Hall

National Center for Atmospheric Research - Booth 210

Hosted by Helen Moshak and Susan Chavez

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People crowd exhibit hall at Moscone CenterNCAR Earth Observing Laboratory: Lower Atmospheric Observing Facilities -
Booth 206

Hosted by NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory staff and and other LAOF partner organizations

more about EOL at AGU 2013 >

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UCAR Community Programs - Booth 207

  • Meet educators, data mavens, science program managers, and other folks from Unidata, the Joint Office for Science Support, Spark Science Education, and other UCAR Community Programs for the latest news and informal Q&A

  • See demonstrations of Unidata IDV data visualization capabilities for 2-D and 3-D

Hosted by Loretta Quinn, Chrystal Pene, and Yuan Ho


Attend Virtually - AGU 2013 Online

See the AGU website of Virtual Options for viewing lectures, oral sessions, and poster presentations remotely.

Twitter & Blogs

hashtag: #AGU13

feed: @theAGU

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