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Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Photo: Dr. Martha Whitaker, HAS Associate Professor of Practice, Dr. Wen-hong Dai, Professor and Associate Director, The Institute of Hydraulics and River Engineering Research, Hohai University, Dr. Eric Betterton, HAS Distinguished Professor and Department Head, and Dr. Guo-Yue Niu, HAS Associate Professor, who helped facilitate the initial connection between UA HAS and Hohai University.
We have some very exciting news to share! The UA Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences and The Institute of Hydraulics and River Engineering Research at Hohai University, Nanjing, have signed a M... Read More
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Our warmest congratulations to HAS Professor Jennifer McIntosh who has been elected Fellow of the Geological Society of America!
UPDATE: Jen's citation was published in the July 2019 issue of GSA Today:
"Jennifer McIntosh is a recognized leader in the field of hydrogeochemistry. Her work has greatly advanced our knowledge of basin fluids (gas and water) and critical zone interactions. She has led multiple cross-disciplinary research teams, prepared her undergraduate and graduate students well, and performed outstanding service for our community." --- Anna Martini, Professor of Geology and Envi... Read More
Monday, August 12, 2019
HAS Scientist Kyle Rine talks with UA-B2 Space Camp participants in the desert biome of Biosphere 2 (Photo Credit: KOLD13 News)
HAS Scientist Kyle Rine was among a multidisciplinary group of UA faculty and staff participating in a new Space Camp held last week at Biosphere 2 north of the UA Main Campus. HAS Distinguished Professor and Department Head Eric Betterton was also among the UA faculty who convened the six-day camp. The B2 Space Camp is a new collaboration between Kyoto University and the UA to help students gain insight into the importance of cooperative space exploration and the com... Read More
Monday, August 5, 2019
Congratulations go out to HAS doctoral student, Neha Gupta, who recently won the WateReuse Arizona 2019 Scholarship! Neha received the $2,500 award last week in a formal ceremony at the WateReuse Arizona Annual Conference held in Flagstaff, Arizona.
The mission of WateReuse Arizona is to promote the responsible stewardship of Arizona's water resources through education and advocacy for the best use of all water supplies. The purpose of the scholarship award is to encourage and support full-time students whose research focuses on wastewater reclamation, water reuse, and/or desalination and who... Read More
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Congratulations to our HAS colleagues who have been named to the 2019 AGU Honors Lists in the Atmospheric Sciences and Paleoceanography/Paleoclimatology Sections!
Dr. Francina Dominguez, HAS Designated Campus Colleague and former Assistant Professor, and Dr. Armin Sorooshian, HAS Joint Professor, both received the Atmospheric Sciences Section's Ascent Award which honors exceptional mid-career scientists in the fields of atmospheric and climate sciences.
Dr. Valerie Trouet, Joint Associate Professor, received the Paleoceanography-Paleoclimatology Section's Willi Dansgaard Award which honors sci... Read More