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EAPS-Led Research Explains Why Central Pressure Deficit is a Good Predictor of Storm Damage

EAPS-Led Research Explains Why Central Pressure Deficit is a Good Predictor of Storm Damage
11-09-2017

The system for categorizing hurricanes accounts only for peak wind speeds, but research published in Nature Communications explains why central pressure deficit is a better indicator of economic damage from storms in the United States.

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EAPS to Purchase New Weather Radar

EAPS to Purchase New Weather Radar
11-08-2017

A low-power weather radar designed to provide detailed weather observations is coming to the EAPS Atmospheric Science program.

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Dr. Filley to Co-Lead Partnership with Peruvian University

Dr. Filley to Co-Lead Partnership with Peruvian University
11-02-2017

Purdue University and the Purdue Research Foundation signed a strategic research and commercialization alliance on Tuesday (Oct. 31) with the Universidad Nacional de San Agustin (UNSA) in the Arequipa region of Peru to accelerate the development of sustainable solutions to the linked socioeconomic and environmental challenges impacting use and supply systems for the region’s food, water and energy.

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Dr. Huber's Research Discovers Source of Urban Cooling Effect

Dr. Huber's Research Discovers Source of Urban Cooling Effect
10-31-2017

As Earth’s climate continues to warm, the urban heat island effect raises concerns that city-dwellers will suffer more heat stress than their rural counterparts. However, new research suggests that some cities actually experience a cooling effect.

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EAPS to Host Alumni Reception at Geological Society of America Meeting

EAPS to Host Alumni Reception at Geological Society of America Meeting
10-13-2017

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