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

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