Program: Science

University of Maine: Light Detection And Ranging (LiDAR)

This research project is a collaboration between the University of Maine, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, and the University of Kansas. This grant supports the design, engineering, and deployment of a fully-autonomous, ground-based glacier-monitoring system, also known as the Atlas System. The system integrates state-of-the art Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) laser technology, an… Continue Reading

Regents of the University of California at Santa Cruz: Community Earth System Model (P-CESM)

The Regents of the University of California is the governing board of the University of California. The Earth and Planetary Sciences Program at U.C. Santa Cruz, where the principal investigator for this project is based, focuses on hydrogeology, tectonics, and climate studies, among other areas of research. This grant supports the development of a paleoclimate… Continue Reading

American Association for the Advancement of Science

The American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS) promotes the development of science and engineering at the national level. AAAS is the world’s largest scientific society, partnering with over 262 societies and academies of science. This grant supports four fellows in its Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellowship Program (MMF), which provides young scientists and… Continue Reading