Earth Science Projects

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Earth Science Projects 2013-2014

  • Chemical Taxonomy of Marine Phytoplankton
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Snow Events
  • Stream Water Chemistry at Catoctin Mountian, MD
  • NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Investigations of Lake Effect Snow Events DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Circulation Studies of Wallops Island
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Mica Weathering at Catoctin Mountian, MD
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Continuity Planning in Emergency Management
  • Conunuity Planning
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Pigment Analysis of Marine Phytoplankton
  • Pigment Analysis of Marine Phytoplankton
  • Investigation of Air Quality in Houston, TX for DISCOVER-AQ
  • Comparison of Two Polluted Regions
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Stream Carbon Dioxide Degassing from the Hunting Creek Watershed, Catoctin Mountian, MD
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Rare Earth Elements in a Colorado Watershed
  • Applications of GIS in Emergency Management
  • NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Climate Adaptation Strategies for the Eastern Shore
  • NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Discover-AQ Texas
  • Comparing Trace Gases & Particles at Two Locations
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Analysis of Particulate Matter for DISCOVER-AQ
  • Comparison of Industrial and Agricultural Pollution
  • DISCOVER-AQ Trace Gas Analysis
  • Observational Study of Lake Effect Snowfall
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • NASA DISCOVER-AQ-HOUSTON
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Investigations of Lake-Effect Events
  • Stream Carbon Disoxide Degassing at Cunningham Falls, Catoctin Mountian, MD

Earth Science Projects 2012-2013

  • StormReady Initiative
  • StormReady Initiative
  • Discover - AQ
  • Discover - AQ
  • Research Project Management
  • SAtellite Derived Wind Speen Validation
  • Climate Science Educational Modules
  • In Situ Wind Data Compilation
  • Ocean Optics Studies
  • StormReady Initiative
  • Discover - AQ
  • Discover - AQ
  • Precipitation Characteristics of Open Mesoscale Cellular Convection
  • Discover - AQ
  • Climate Science
  • Discover - AQ
  • StormReady Initiative
  • Discover - AQ
  • Discover - AQ
  • Discover - AQ
  • Application of Satellite Data Using ENVI
  • Discover - AQ
  • CLimate
  • Discover - AQ
  • Ocean Optics Studies
  • Precipitation Characteristics of Open Mesoscale Cellular Convection

Earth Science Projects 2011-2012

  • Analysis of Pigments from the Northwest Atlantic Ocean   
  • Discover - AQ Analysis         
  • Flood Innundation Mapping  
  • Classification of Wetlands off Delmarva      
  • Inter Annual Variation of Temperature and Salinity Off Delmarva 
  • Heavy Minerals in the Loch Vale Watershed, Colorado       
  • Delmarva Offshore Circulation         

Earth Science Projects 2010-2011

  • A Comparison of Different Green Roof Constructions on Runoff Nitrate Fluxes
  • Stream Carbon Dioxide Degassing in Watershed 2 at Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, Western North Carolina
  • Use of Acoustic Sodar to Detect Wakes from Wind Turbines
  • Investigating How Background State Affects the Propagation of the MJO
  • Regional Observations of the Nocturnal Low Level Jet Over the Mid-Atlantic
  • Lyman Alpha Airglow Observations from SORCE SOLSTICE
  • Type, Frequency, and Magnitude of Solar Events During the Solar Cycle 23-24 Extended Minimum
  • Stream Carbon Dioxide Degassing in Watershed 2 at Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, North Carolina
  • Airborne LIDAR Data Assessment of Wallops Island Virginia
  • Coastal Ocean Circulation Studies off Wallops Island

Earth Science Projects 2009-2010

  • Climatology of the Severe Weather of the Chesapeake Bay Region
  • Facilitating Tropical Cyclone Analysis of Hurricane Satellite Imagery with Google Earth
  • Long Term Density Stratification Trends of Delmarva Shelf Region
  • A Study of Fuel Costs and Nat'l AQ
  • A Green Roof Demonstration Project
  • Method to Determine Individual Pigment Absorption Spectra
  • Winner of the 2008-2009 WxChallenge National Collegiate Forecasting Tournament
  • Strain Analysis
  • Linked Environments for Atmospheric Discovery
  • Atmospheric Tides
  • New Jersey Mayors for Climate Protection: The Challenge of Moving from Talk to Action
  • Improving Atlantic Hurricane Predictions with the Madden-Julian Oscillation
  • A Case Study of the 13 - 14 February 2007 Extended Sleet Event
  • A Green Roof Demonstration Project
  • A Case Study of the 13 - 14 February 2007 Extended Sleet Event
  • Climatology of the Severe Weather of the Chesapeake Bay Region
  • Earth and Space Science

Earth Science Projects 2008-2009

  • Calculation of Paleodischarge Values for the Susquehanna River
  • Convective Initiation Over Chesapeake Bay
  • De-Tiding of Codar Current Data
  • Environmental Meteorology
  • Historical Geology
  • Meteorology
  • Mineralogy
  • Modelling of Forced Barotropic Waves
  • Nature of Science
  • Severe Storm Climatology for the Chesapeake Bay

Earth Science Projects 2007-2008

  • Characterization of Local Air Quality Over Lake Clarke at Long Level, PA
  • Correlation of Meteorological Variables and Major League BaseballTM Home Runs
  • Investigation of Lake-Effect Snow Events
  • Use of Oxygen Isotopes to Determine Climates
  • Linked Environments for Atmospheric Science
  • Investigation of Lake-Effect Snow Events
  • Integration of Interactive Modules and Simulations
  • Geophysical Fluid Experiments in Undergraduate Education
  • Synthetic Aperture Radar Wind Speed Analysis
  • Characterization of Local Air Quality Over Lake Clarke at Long Level, PA
  • An Analysis of Future Climate Predicted for the Chesapeake Bay by the IPCC AR4 Models
  • Shallow Water Model
  • Gust Inference from Time-Averaged Winds
  • Gust Inference from Low Frequency Wind Data
  • Compiling a Climatology of Smoke Plume Injection Heights from Satellite Measurements
  • Harmful Algal Blooms
  • Investigation of Lake-Effect Snow Events
  • Documentation of the Interannual Variability Associated with the Daily Cycle of Winds at Estación Obispo, Mexico, during the North American Monsoon
  • Analysis of Long Term Temperature Trends in the Upper Atmosphere
  • Geochemical Controls on Epidote-group Mineral Weathering
  • Numerical Study of Mid-Atlantic Low-Level Jets
  • Personal Lightning Detector Performance
  • Harmful Algal Blooms
  • Multi-Variate Linear Regression Analysis to Assess Atmospheric Ion Deposition at PA 47
  • Petrography of Epidote-group Mineral Weathering
  • Petrography and Geochemistry of Honey Brook Upland
  • Trends and Sources of Aerosols in Alaska
  • The Nature of Science

Earth Science Projects 2006-2007

  • The Correlation Between Weather & NADP/MDN Data
  • Mesoscale & Microscale Meteorological Feature Climatology in the Alaska Region
  • The Correlation Between Weather & NADP/MDN Data
  • Petrography of HoneyBrook Upland
  • Linked Environments for Atmospheric Discovery
  • Statistical Correlation of Weather Conditions and Professional Baseball Hitting Percentages
  • Influence of Land-Use on Present-Day Physical Erosion Rates
  • Linked Environments for Atmospheric Discovery
  • C25Lightning, Climatology and Statistics SEPA
  • Geophysical Sources of Infrasound with a Focus on Atmospheric Turbulence
  • Physical and Chemical Denudation in Southern Lancaster County Watersheds
  • SAR Wind Speed Analysis
  • Aerosol-Cloud Interactions
  • Shallow Water Model for Vortex Dynamics
  • F30A Satellite-based Observational Study of Aerosol-Cloud Interactions off the Southern Coast of Brazil
  • Muscovite Weathering in the Brubaker Run Watershed Regolith
  • Planetary Geology Mapping
  • An Evaluation and Comparison of Microphysics Fields in Dennis (2005) at Various Lifecycle Stages
  • Mesoscale Climatology of Alaskan Region Using SAR Imagery
  • Mesoscale & Microscale Meteorological Feature Climatology in the Alaska Region
  • The Correlation Between Weather & NADP/MDN Data