News

Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
Researchers at Princeton University and NOAA’s Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) have been awarded up to $40 million over five years to fund a new cooperative institute that focuses on Earth system research.
Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018
A recent study in the journal Nature Geosciences, led by AOS Faculty Member Laure Resplandy, assistant professor of geosciences and the Princeton Environmental Institute, and coauthored by AOS Research Oceanographer Keith Rodgers, among others, examined the global carbon cycle and suggests that scientists may have misg
Monday, Jun 11, 2018
Congratulations to former AOS postdoc Laura Jackson (Met Office), former AOS student Sarah Kang (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology), AOS faculty member and CICS associate director Sonya Legg, former AOS student Geeta Persad (Carnegie Institution for Science), former AOS student Anna Trugman (Un
Friday, Jun 1, 2018
Please join NOAA’s Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) and Princeton University’s Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences program as we honor the life ​and career of a departed colleague, Dr. Ants Leetmaa, former director of GFDL. Dr.
Friday, May 25, 2018
Congratulations to AOS Postdoctoral Research Fellow Alex Haumann, a member of the Sarmiento Group, for being awarded the Prix de Quervain 2018 from the Swiss Committee on Polar and High-Altitude Research f
Friday, May 18, 2018
AOS Senior Meteorologist Suki Manabe will be awarded the Crafoord Prize in Geosciences on May 24, 2018.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Congratulations to Jane Baldwin who successfully defended her Ph.D. Thesis, “Orographic Controls on Asian Hydroclimate, and an Examination of Heat Wave Temporal Compounding,” on May 15, 2018.
Monday, May 14, 2018
In a Nature News and Views entitled “Will Ocean Zones with Low Oxygen Levels Expand or Shrink?,” AOS Faculty Member Laure Resplandy discusses the extreme sensitivity of ocean oxygen minimum zones (OMZs) to biological and physical changes, and the difficulty of quantifying and anticipating these changes.
Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018
In the tropical Indian Ocean, the natural oxygen minimum zone (OMZ), when combined with global warming and agricultural runoff, triggers coastal "dead zones" in which near-zero levels of oxygen (O2) suffocate marine ecosystems and devastate loca
Monday, Mar 19, 2018
Targeted geoengineering to preserve continental ice sheets deserves serious research and investment, argues an international team of researchers in a Comment  published March 14 in the journal Nature.

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