Basic Hurricane Science
Date: 02/28/12 7:00 pm ET - 02/28/12
Location: Online Presentation

Basic Hurricane Science is the first webinar in the 2012 Hurricanes: Science and Society (HSS) Webinar Series to be presented by The University of Rhode Island, Graduate School of Oceanography in partnership with the American Meteorological Society (AMS), Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence (COSEE), and the National Hurricane Center (NHC). This webinar features:

  • An Introduction to the HSS Webinar Series (Isaac Ginis, Univeristy of Rhode Island)
  • Hurricane Structure (Rich Yablonsky, University of Rhode Island)
  • Hurricane Movement (TBA)
  • Hurricane Lifecycle (Mark DeMaria, NOAA - CIRA)

The HSS Webinar Series is designed to provide educators with an opportunity to "meet" some of the top hurricane scientists in the country, while learning about their research and being introduced to a range of hurricane related topics. Target audiences are instructors of high school and undergraduate level courses and informal science educators.

Click here for information on the other webinars in this series.

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