Scientific and Technological Activities Commission


Student Awards

Fourth Conference on Atmospheric Biogeosciences

 14-18 May 2018, Boise, Idaho, USA

The AMS Board on Atmospheric Biogeosciences and the STAC on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology would like to congratulate all student presenters for delivering excellent oral and poster presentations. The quality of your presentations was extremely high and made a significant contribution to the overall conference.

The AMS has awarded the following students with best presentation prizes at the Fourth Conference on Atmospheric Biogeosciences:


Laura McGowan: "The Effect of Differing Vertical Canopy Structures on Energy and Water Budgets in the Forested Sierra Nevada: Simulations Utilizing a Higher Order Closure Multi-Layer Soil-Vegetation-Atmospheric Model"

Karl Voglmeier: "Using Open-Path Line-Integrating Ammonia Concentration Measurements to Quantify Emissions of an Intensively Managed Rotational Grazing System"


Past Awardees

Helen Amos: “Anthropogenic perturbations to the biogeochemical cycle of mercury” (Oral, BIOGEO)

Brian N. Bailey: “The Link between Coherent Structures and Particle Transport in Canopy Flows” (Oral, AGFOR)

Andrew Reinmann: “Impacts of a reduced winter snowpack on soil and stem carbon dioxide fluxes in a temperate hardwood forest” (Poster)



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