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Seven NCAR scientists have been elected Fellows of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) for making outstanding contributions to the atmospheric sciences or related fields for a substantial period of time.

Robert White

Robert “Bob” Mayer White, founding administrator of NOAA and former UCAR President (1980-1983), passed away on October 15 after a rich, full life and a long career of public service.

Tom Warner

Tom Warner was passionate about mentoring young scientists, teaching, and giving back to the community. He began working at NCAR in 1995 and was a long-time senior scientist in the Research Applications Laboratory until his death in 2011.


COSMIC-2 is the follow-on mission to the highly successful COSMIC satellites, with a continued partnership between the U.S.

TWERLE reunion

Forty years ago, when a group of shaggy-haired young men wearing matching sky-blue shirts, cutoff jeans, and flip flops descended upon the tiny island of American Samoa in the South Pacific, they might have been mistaken by the islanders for a g

Roy Rasmussen receives patent award from Bill Mahoney, Meg McClellan

July 31, 2015 | Congratulations are in order for several NCAR staff members who have obtained patents for their inventions. The staff members were recognized during an awards ceremony at the Mesa Lab on July 8, 2015.

At its meeting on May 12–14 in Washington, D.C., the UCAR Board of Trustees appointed six new NCAR Senior Scientists (see profiles b

Judy Green (right) with her daughter, Belinda Houseright

| Judy Green is retiring on Monday, July 6, after 38 years of service at NCAR|UCAR. As the lead UCAR Telephone Assistant for 38 years, Judy has connected callers with grace, humor, and warmth.

El Nino visualization for Science on a Sphere

CISL’s Scientific Visualization Services Group (SVSG) recently partnered with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to enhance one of NOAA’s premier science education tools for explaining Earth System science to people of all backgro

Peng Zhan (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology) discusses his research with another summer school participant during a poster session reception at the NCAR Mesa Lab.

CISL’s IMAGe co-sponsored a summer school on data assimilation, hosting 28 participants at NCAR in Boulder from May 18-21.