April 20, 2009 – Lodovica Illari visits Millersville to discuss progress this semester and a possible extension of the Weather in a Tank to include a modeling component – read Lodo’s report.
Apr 15, 2009 – John Marshall, Lodovica Illari from MIT and Amala Mahadevan from BU attended Amit Tandon’s seminar entitled “The ocean: from rotating fluid to blooming planktons” as part of the “Building New Bridges” Colloquium series, organized by the Chancellor of UMass D – see more.
November 21, 2008 – John Marshall visits Alex DeCaria and Todd Sikora at Millersville University – see photo of Alex’s students in his ESCI 241 meteorology lab. Report of the visit is coming soon.
November 20, 2008 – John Marshall visits Sukyoung Lee, Peter Bannon and Ray Najjar at Penn State – report coming soon.
November 5, 2008 – John Marshall and Lodovica Illari visit Amit Tandon at U Mass Dartmouth and the Ocean Explorium in New Bedford – see photos. A report of the visit is coming soon.
March 1, 2008 – Lodovica Illari visits Richard Clark, Todd Sikora and Sepi Yalda at Millersville University
November 15, 2007 – Lodovica Illari visits Sukyoung Lee, Peter Bannon and Ray Najjar at Penn Sate University
November 7, 2007 – John Marshall visits Amit Tandon at UMass Dartmouth
October 15, 2007 – John Marshall visits Galen McKinley at University of Wisconsin at Madison
May 11, 2007 – Lodovica Illari visits Michael Morgan and Galen McKinley at University of Wisconsin at Madison. Read her report here. Images from the Class A0 311- Dynamics of the Atmosphere and Ocean II:
– students planning the front experiment
– the front experiment
April 18, 19, 2007 – John Marshall visited Penn State and Millersville University. Read his report here.
March 30, 2007 – John Marshall and Lodovica Illari visited Amit Tandon at UMass-Dartmouth.
Amit has been making much use of the lab experiments in his Physics 300, Physics Seminar class. We gave a class to Amit’s students on the Ekman layer carrying out an Ekman experiment with the rotating table and making connections to atmospheric data.
Here are links to some of the student experiments that Amit’s group have been carrying out:
U Mass Dartmouth-news-article
Amit has been using the turntable in outreach activities – see outreach.
We checked the apparatus and Amit demonstrated how he is using a Mac computer to record experiments.