DR. ALAN K. BETTS (2002) pdf

Atmospheric Research
58 Hendee Lane, Pittsford, VT 05763
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B.A. Natural Sciences (Theoretical Physics, Class I) Cambridge, England, 1967.
M.A. Cambridge, England, 1971
Ph.D. Meteorology, London, 1970
Post Doctoral Colorado State University, 1970-71

Professional Experience:
1979- present Atmospheric Research, Pittsford, VT
1971-1979 Assistant and Associate Professor, Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Professional Affiliations and Activities
Fellow, American Meteorological Society
Fellow, American Geophysical Union
Fellow, Royal Meteorological Society
Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
President, Vermont Academy of Science & Engineering, 2005-2007

Honors and Awards:
Lord Kelvin Scholar, Peterhouse, Cambridge, 1966
L.F. Richardson Prize (Royal Meteorological Society), 1974
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, 1976
American Meteorological Society Special Award for GARP Atlantic Tropical Experiment, 1977
American Meteorological Society Meisinger Award, 1978
American Meteorological Society Robert E. Horton Lecturer in Hydrology, 2004
American Meteorological Society Jule G. Charney Award, 2007

Author or co-author of more than 140 reviewed papers in Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, Journal of Climate, Monthly Weather Review, Journal of Hydrometeorology, Journal of Geophysical Research, Boundary-Layer Meteorology, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society and other journals.

Atmospheric Research
Established in Vermont in 1979. Its mission is to understand the earth's climate, to develop improved earth system models and to help society understand the deep challenge that global climate change presents to humanity.