Scientific and Technological Activities Commission


Committee on Middle Atmosphere

Welcome to the webpage of the AMS Middle Atmosphere committee.  The main activity of our committee is planning the AMS Middle Atmosphere conference, which takes place in odd years, either at the AMS annual meeting or jointly with another conference in the summer.


Our community focuses on processes in the stratosphere and mesosphere and their relevance to weather and climate.  These processes include:



We also are concerned with maintaining long-term observational records and modeling programs of the middle atmosphere and conveying their significance to the Society and the broader community.

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