New Study Confirms Water Vapor as Global Warming Amplifier
(UM)Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science researchers showed that Saharan dust provides the nutrients necessary for specialized bacteria to produce the island chain’s carbonate-based foundation.
UM-led Study Reveals Vulnerability of Sharks as Collateral Damage in Commercial Fishing
UM Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science professor Elliot Atlas recently returned from the two-month long CONTRAST (Convective Transport of Active Species in the Tropics) field experiment in the western Pacific Ocean.
Reorganization Effective June 1, 2014 The Rosenstiel School has reorganized from divisions to departments.
Get a Masters or Ph.D. that focuses on the physical processes of the earth-atmosphere system. The academic program ranges from direct observation to theoretical and numerical modeling of hurricanes, climate and coastal dynamics, ocean circulation and clouds.
Hurricanes impact coastlines worldwide with destructive storm surge, high winds, and flooding rains. Advancing the science of hurricanes is our business. Learn about how we work to further our understanding of extreme weather.