Tour of the Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Sciences Building

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

CAVE, or the CIMSS Analysis and Visualization Environment

MASA members learn about the CAVE, or the CIMSS Analysis and Visualization Environment, which provides audio-visual access for viewing the latest high-tech graphics and dynamical weather displays.

Tour  of the  Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Sciences Building

Noon to 1:00 p.m.
1225 W. Dayton Street

Learn about forces that create our local weather patterns and UW-Madison contributions to the field of

MASA tour group on the roof of the Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Building

A snapshot of the MASA tour group on the roof of the Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Building.

satellite meteorology during a visit to the Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Sciences Building. View real-time imagery of Earth and its atmosphere on a unique 3-D weather globe. This tour will also include a visit to the CAVE, or the CIMSS Analysis and Visualization Environment, before ascending to the roof of the AOSS building for a striking birds-eye view of Madison.

Please register through the OHRD site so we can get an accurate number of attendees:
http://www.ohrd.wisc.edu/reg/catalog_series.aspx?serieskey=391

MASA Fall Kick-off Breakfast

Thursday, September 23
MASA Fall Kick-off Breakfast
7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
159 Education Building (Wisconsin Idea Room)

Start the fall semester off with a free breakfast at the beautifully remodeled Education Building.  Breakfast includes bacon, quiche, fruit, assorted pastries, and more. This is a wonderful opportunity to get reacquainted with other MASA members and to meet new ones.

We are lucky to be able to register through the OHRD site this year. Just click on the link to register:
http://www.ohrd.wisc.edu/reg/catalog_series.aspx?serieskey=391