Month: August 2013

CREST students in action: Cruising Waters and using satellite retrievals to assess health of coastal waters

In the hot and humid last days of August, a group of NOAA-CREST students cruised the Chesapeake Bay to analyze water and air quality. Undergraduate students Lena Lai and Kaveh Bastani, graduate students Robert Foster, Amir Ibrahim, Carlos Carrizo and Ahmed el Habashi, and post-doctoral researcher Yannis Ioannou, measured spatial gradients and temporal dynamics in …

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Johnny Luo Serving as a NASA Mission Team Leader

Dr. Z. Johnny Luo, an associate professor in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences and NOAA CREST Institute at The City College of New York, is one of 12 lead scientists on a NASA airborne mission to study how convective clouds help process and transport air pollutants, including those from wildfires. The mission, involving …

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Hansong Tang to Join DHS Center of Excellence

Hansong Tang, an Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering and member of CREST at City College, was selected for the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions. Dr. Tang and Master’s student, Hang Li, will spend the summer at one of the DHS Centers of Excellence working on the project …

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2013 CUNY Summer STEM Symposium

Time : Aug. 1, 2013 from 9 a.m. Location : The City College of NY Shepard Hall Address : Get Directions Click on the link below for more information and to register. http://www.cuny.edu/research/sr/undergrad-research/crest-symposium.html Click here to view Symposium Agenda Click here to view Symposium Abstracts E-book

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