Atmospheric Science

About the Program

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Students gain advanced knowledge of air quality; meteorology; atmospheric chemistry; micrometeorology; biometeorology; climate dynamics; mesoscale meteorology; large-scale dynamics; and numerical weather prediction. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in the chemistry and dynamics of the atmosphere and its interrelationship with the hydrosphere and the biosphere.

Degree Type
Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Degrees Offered
M.S. Plan I
M.S. Plan II
Ph.D. Plan A
Lead Dean

College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies

Major Code

Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
Priority: Jan 15, 2023
General: Apr 1, 2023
Space Available: Jun 1, 2023
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2023
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2023

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
Shila Ruiz
(530) 752-1669 |

Graduate Program Chair

Graduate Group Chair
Paul Ullrich

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: General
Ian Faloona
Land Air & Water Resources
(530) 752-1552 |

Advisor: Primary Contact
Erwan Monier
Land Air & Water Resources

Advisor: General
Da Yang
Land Air & Water Resources