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Research by Dr. Niyogi Helps Predict Heavy Rains in Monsoon Regions
As heavy flooding events, including those in Houston, Texas, and Mumbai, India, continue, research teams from Purdue University and India have been working on improving the models that can help predict heavy rainfall from weather events.

Research by Dr. Shepson reveals questions about air pollution
New measurements of molecular iodine in the Arctic show that even a tiny amount of the element can deplete ozone in the lower atmosphere.

New Version of Scholar Powers Meteorology Classes
Learning scientific computing for the first time can be challenging enough, without the additional hurdles of installing and configuring the necessary software. Thanks to the updated, interactive features of Purdue’s Scholar cluster, those hurdles have been removed for Dr. Baldwin’s meteorology students.

Dr. Wu Awarded Prestigious CAREER Grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Dr. Yutian Wu has been awarded prestigious CAREER grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF).

EAPS Graduate Students Recognized for Excellence in Teaching
Two EAPS graduate students have been recognized for excellence in graduate teaching.


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