Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan

Current and Upcoming Events

  • Special Seminar - Timothy Stryker

    September 27, 2017
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Donahue Room SRB 2422

    Tim Stryker, of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Land Remote Sensing Program, will give a presentation titled, "Advances in U.S. Land Imaging Capabilities." Please join us!

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Dr. Kim Mueller & Dr. Sharon Gourdji

    September 28, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Dr. Kim Mueller & Dr. Sharon Gourdji, both of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, will give a presentation titled, "Cities: Frontline for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation." Please join us! 

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  • Climate & Space Ice Cream Social

    October 4, 2017
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Climate & Space Lounge, 2nd floor

    Join us for an old fashioned Ice Cream Social!

    Featuring ice cream and toppings from Washtenaw Dairy!

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Manuel de la Torre

    October 5, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Manuel de la Torre, of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will give a presentation titled, "An updated overview of NASA’s Mars Exploration program with emphasis on M2020." Please join us! 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - CRLT Players

    October 12, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    The CRLT players will present a seminar titled "Cuts: Responding to Student Climate Concerns." Please join us! 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Dr. Doug Rowland

    October 19, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

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  • CLaSP Alumnus of the Year Lecture - Andrew Humphrey

    October 26, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each year, the Climate & Space department selects a former student to receive our Alumnus of the Year award and give the accompanying lecture. Our annual Alumni Picnic immediately follows the lecture on the lawn of the SRB.

    This year's Alumnus of the Year lecture will happen Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. October 26th in the Space Research Building Auditorium. All are welcome.

    Please check back soon for details!

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  • CLaSP Homecoming Picnic

    October 26, 2017
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Space Research Building, West Lawn

    We’re throwing a Homecoming Picnic for CLaSP (AOSS) alumni, faculty, students, staff and friends!

    Wear your Maize and Blue, root for the Wolverines, and enjoy refreshments with fellow Climate & Space alums! 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Professor Jun Wang

    November 2, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Professor Jun Wang, of the University of Iowa College of Engineering, will give a presentation titled, "Recent Advances in Satellite Remote Sensing of Aerosols and Fires." Please join us! 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Dr. Dan Welling

    November 9, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    CLaSP research scientist Dr. Dan Welling will give a presentation titled, "Estimations of dB/dt for extreme storm sudden commencements." Please join us! 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Dr. Cynthia Gerlein-Safdi

    November 16, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    CLaSP researcher Dr. Cynthia Gerlein-Safdi will give a presentation titled, "Investigating dew deposition on leaves: effects on leaf water content, CO2, and remote sensing characterization." Please join us! 

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  • Thanksgiving Holiday - No CLaSP Seminar

    November 23, 2017
    12:00 am - 11:59 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Climate & Space wishes you a happy and peaceful holiday! 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Professor John Wygant

    November 30, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

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  • 2017 Nelson W. Spencer Lecture - Professor Margaret Kivelson

    December 7, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Nelson W. Spencer became the director of the Space Physics Research Laboratory in 1948 and remained its guiding force until 1960. During his tenure, SPRL established itself as a prominent leader in the exploration of the Earth's upper atmosphere. Dr. Spencer believed in the importance of including science goals in all space flight missions, and was a pioneer in America’s space science program. 

    Each year, a special guest speaker is invited to present a lecture in Dr. Spencer's honor. Please check back for details about this lecture. 

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  • Michigan Reception at AGU

    December 13, 2017
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Riverview Room, 600 Decatur Street, 4th Level, New Orleans, LA.

    Please join us for the annual Michigan Reception at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, co-hosted by the Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering and the Earth and Environmental Sciences departments. Beverages and refreshments provided. 

    See you there! 

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  • Finals - No CLaSP Seminar

    December 14, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    No seminar this week. The CLaSP Seminar Series will return on January 4th, 2018. 

    Climate & Space wishes you a happy and peaceful holiday! 

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  • Finals - No CLaSP seminar

    December 21, 2017
    12:00 am - 11:59 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    No seminar this week. The CLaSP Seminar Series will return on January 4th, 2018. 

    Climate & Space wishes you a happy and peaceful holiday! 

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  • Season Break - No CLaSP Seminar

    December 28, 2017
    12:00 am - 11:59 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    No seminar this week. The CLaSP Seminar Series will return on January 4th, 2018. 

    Climate & Space wishes you a happy and peaceful holiday! 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    January 4, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    January 11, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

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  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day University Symposia - No Scheduled Classes

    January 15, 2018
    7:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Martin Luther King, Jr. Day University Symposia - No Scheduled Classes. 

    More details to come soon. 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    January 18, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    January 25, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    February 1, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

    Click here to read more...

  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    February 8, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

    Click here to read more...

  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    February 15, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

    Click here to read more...

  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    February 22, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

    Click here to read more...

  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    March 1, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

    Click here to read more...

  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    March 8, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

    Click here to read more...

  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    March 15, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

    Click here to read more...

  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Details Coming Soon

    March 22, 2018
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    Each week during the school year, the CLaSP Seminar Series brings interesting and inspiring guests to our department to give a presentation.

    The seminars happen each Thursday, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Space Research Building Auditorium, and all are welcome.

    We're in the process of finalizing our Fall 2017 lineup of guest speakers, so please check back soon for details!

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Archived Events (Past events to 6 months)

  • UM Library Basics (Orientation for new international students and scholars)

    August 25, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CENTRAL: Hatcher Library Gallery, rm 100, north entrance; NORTH: TBD

    SESSION DESCRIPTION:  It's extremely important to learn to use the University's library services as soon as possible. This workshop will introduce you to the University's extensive library system so that you can start using library resources immediately, and will provide an introduction to online research using University and other databases.
     
    You may attend either a Central Campus or a North Campus workshop, but the North Campus workshops will be of most interest to engineering, art, and architecture students.
     
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  • UM Library Basics (Orientation for new international students and scholars)

    August 18, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CENTRAL: Hatcher Library Gallery, rm 100, north entrance; NORTH: TBD

    SESSION DESCRIPTION:  It's extremely important to learn to use the University's library services as soon as possible. This workshop will introduce you to the University's extensive library system so that you can start using library resources immediately, and will provide an introduction to online research using University and other databases.
     
    You may attend either a Central Campus or a North Campus workshop, but the North Campus workshops will be of most interest to engineering, art, and architecture students.
     
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  • Dissertation Defense - Greg Tierney

    July 21, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm SRB Auditorium, room 2246

    CLaSP student Greg Tierney will defend his PH.D thesis this coming Friday in the SRB Auditorium, room 2246. 

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  • CLaSP National Advisory Board Annual Meeting (Day 2)

    June 1, 2017
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm Donahue Room, SRB 2422

    The purpose of the Board is to gain input from external stakeholders concerning our educational and research goals and how we plan to accomplish them. 

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  • CLaSP National Advisory Board Annual Meeting (Day 1)

    May 31, 2017
    8:30 am - 5:30 pm Donahue Room, SRB 2422

    The purpose of the Board is to gain input from external stakeholders concerning our educational and research goals and how we plan to accomplish them. 

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  • GNSS+R 2017 Workshop

    May 23, 2017 ~
    May 25, 2017
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm University of Michigan Union, Rogel Ballroom 530 S. State Street

    GNSS+R 2017 Workshop
    Specialist Meeting on Reflectometry using GNSS and other Signals of Opportunity

    GNSS+R 2017 will provide a forum for the leading experts and young researchers working on the science, engineering and technology of reflectometry and related fields of remote sensing to come together and share their recent results and plans for the future. The meeting will also provide a setting for other interested parties, not directly involved with reflectometry research, to become familiar with its latest techniques, capabilities and applications and interact directly with its active research community.

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  • 2017 CYGNSS Science Team Meeting

    May 22, 2017
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm SRB Auditorium

    CYGNSS Science Team meets to discuss current mission status. 
    More details can be found here.

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  • College of Engineering Spring Commencement Ceremony

    April 29, 2017
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    This year's College of Engineering Commencement Ceremony will be held Saturday, April 29th at Crisler Center

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  • Rackham Graduate Exercises

    April 28, 2017
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm Hill Auditorium, 825 N University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

    This year's Rackham Graduate Exercises will be held Friday, April 28th at Hill Auditorium

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  • Climate & Space Spring Graduate Reception

    April 28, 2017
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Space Research Building Auditorium, Room 2246

    Join us in the SRB Auditorium as we send our Spring 2017 graduates off to their next adventure. Climate & Space Chair, Professor Jim Slavin, will offer his message for the class of '17, followed by celebratory light refreshments. All are welcome! 

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  • CLaSP Special Seminar - Dr. Mary Barth

    April 25, 2017
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Room 2424, Space Research Building

    Our guest for this CLaSP Special Seminar is Dr. Mary Barth, Senior Scientist in NCAR's Atmospheric Chemistry Observations and Modeling (ACOM) Laboratory. Dr. Barth will give a presentation titled "Thunderstorms and Atmospheric Composition: A Meeting of Cloud Physics, Dynamics, Lightning, and Chemistry." Please join us! 

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  • CLaSP Special Seminar - Professor Shiliang Wu

    April 17, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:00 am Donahue Room, SRB 2422

    Michigan Tech Professor of Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences, and Civil and Environmental Engineering, Shiliang Wu, will give a presentation titled "“GLASP: Global Arsenic Pollution.” Please join us! 

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Professor Gregory Jenkins

    April 13, 2017
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Space Research Building Auditorium, Room 2246

    Penn State Professor of Meteorology, Gregory Jenkins, will give a presentation titled "The flow of dust from the Sahara to the lower respiratory tract of individuals in West Africa: Challenges and opportunities." Professor Jenkins also serves as director of the Alliance for Education, Sciences, Engineering and Development in Africa (AESEDA) in the Penn State Office of Global Programs. Please join us! 

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  • Michigan Geophysical Union 2017

    April 7, 2017
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm Great Lakes Room, Palmer Commons

    The U-M Earth and Environmental Sciences department will be hosting the 13th annual Michigan Geophysical Union student research symposium this year, an event co-sponsored by Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering (CLaSP). Don't miss it!

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Dr. Leslie Tamppari

    April 6, 2017
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Space Research Building Auditorium, Room 2246

    Dr. Leslie Tamppari, Deputy Project Scientist for the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Project at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will give a presentation titled " The Mars Exploration Program seen through the eyes of the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter." Please join us!

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  • CLaSP Seminar Series - Dr. Orenthal Tucker

    March 30, 2017
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Space Research Building Auditorium, Room 2246

    Climate & Space research scientist Dr. Orenthal Tucker will give a presentation titled "Titan’s Escaping Atmosphere: Insights from Cassini." Please join us!

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