August 4, 2016:
CO-LABS' mission includes helping to connect the public with the resources within the federal research labs in Colorado; the Divison of Vector-borne Diseases of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Fort Collins, Colorado is on the leading edge of research into the Zika virus.
NCAR developed and Vaisala commercialized the dropsonde, a meteorological instrument that is deployed from an aircraft into hurricanes to improve both track and intensity forecasts
News & Events
August 16th, 2016
August 4, 2016:
New Publication from USGS Fort Collins Science Center Provides a Practical Guide to Genomics for Field Ornithologists
August 12th, 2016
A new U.S. Geological Survey publication entitled “A Field Ornithologist’s Guide to Genomics: Practical Considerations for Ecology and Conservation” was published on July 27, 2016 in the journal The Auk: Ornithological Advances.
July 22nd, 2016
The International Symposium on Advanced Radio Technologies (ISART) is a US government-sponsored conference that brings together government, academia, and industry leaders for the purpose of collaborating on groundbreaking developments and applications of advanced radio technologies. ISART 2016 is the 15th in the series of high quality symposia bringing together the world's experts on advanced radio systems development, happening August 1-3, 2016 in Westminster, Colorado.
July 13th, 2016
NOAA’s first space weather satellite, DSCOVR, has completed instrument validation and will go operational on July 27, when it will take over the role of monitoring potentially damaging space weather storms as they approach Earth. DSCOVR, which stands for Deep Space Climate Observatory, brings improved measurements and higher quality data than currently available, giving forecasters better information with which to issue critical space weather warnings and alerts.
NREL has issued its annual open call for requests to use the lab's high-performance computing (HPC) resources. NREL provides HPC and related capabilities to support the mission of the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE). Research and development projects that are funded by EERE offices or aligned with the EERE mission are eligible to use these resources.