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  • Lorraine Remer honored as an AGU Fellow

    Lorraine Remer honored as an AGU Fellow
    Lorraine Remer of JCET will become an AGU (American Geophysical Union) Fellow at the Fall Meeting in San Francisco. Being elected as a AGU Fellow is a tribute to those members who have made...
    Posted: July 28, 2015 3:52 PM
  • Adriana Lima successfully defended her PhD dissertation!

    Adriana Rocha Lima successfully defended her PhD project last week. The title of Adriana's dissertation is: "Optical, microphysical, and compositional properties of volcanic ash, dust, and other...
    Posted: July 27, 2015 1:04 PM
  • Dr. Susan Hoban Wins Faculty Fellow of the Year

    Congratulations to Dr. Susan Hoban for earning Honors College Faculty Fellow of the Year! The Honors College Medallion Ceremony is next Wednesday, May 20th, at 4:30 pm, in the UC Ballroom.
    Posted: May 14, 2015 10:16 AM
  • NASA Satellite Reveals Saharan Dust Feeding Amazon’s Plants

    Hongbin Yu from ESSIC University of Maryland College Park and co-authors including Tianle Yuan, Lorraine Remer and Zhibo Zhang from JCET UMBC recently published a paper in Geophysical Research...
    Posted: May 13, 2015 1:53 PM
  • JCET Graduate Fellow awarded NSF scholarship

    Alexandra St. Pé, the JCET Graduate Fellow for 2014-15, applied for and has been awarded an NSF scholarship for participation in the Science Policy Summer Colloquium sponsored by the American...
    Posted: May 8, 2015 4:26 PM
  • Saharan dust feeds Amazon

    Lorraine Remer, of JCET, co-authored a peer-reviewed paper that shows that NASA satellite can see dust from the Sahara Desert crossing the Atlantic Ocean and lands in Amazon region in South...
    Posted: May 6, 2015 10:28 AM
  • JCET celebrates 20 years in Communicating Climate Symposium

    Members of the Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET) from UMBC and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center met at UMBC on April 20, 2015 to explore what can be a thorny topic: communicating...
    Posted: April 30, 2015 11:16 AM
  • Mini-workshop on cloud-aerosol remote sensing at UMBC

    Professor Zhibo Zhang (UMBC) and Dr. Steve Platnick (GSFC) organized a mini-workshop on cloud-aerosol remote sensing at UMBC on 10 April, 2015 (11:30am to 5pm). There were seven invited speakers...
    Posted: April 21, 2015 1:53 PM
  • Beautiful Earth performance by Kenji Williams

    Greetings! We'd like to invite you to a special educational event as part of our Earth Day Climate Symposium, highlighting our Earth in a new way with a live multi-media performance "Beautiful...
    Posted: April 14, 2015 3:09 PM
  • Communicating Climate 2015 Symposium, April 20, 2015

    Celebrating 20 years of JCET Climate Research
    Climate affects all residents of the Earth but we all have different perspectives and ways of talking about it.   JCET invites the campus community to a symposium focused on communicating the...
    Posted: March 18, 2015 10:47 AM