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NOAA CREST Partner Institutions

Hampton University

CREST Consortium

Hampton University

100 E. Queen St. Hampton, VA 23668
(757) 727 - 5000
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NOAA-CREST is supported by the Center for Atmospheric Sciences (CAS) in the Department of Atmospheric and Planetary Science at Hampton University. The department offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in either Atmospheric or Planetary science. CREST-HU faculty and graduate students are actively involved with NOAA scientists at NESDIS and the NWS in satellite data analysis, lidar development, and severe weather monitoring. The Center has a complete lidar lab, a new Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS) antenna system, and other remote sensing and in situ instruments as part of the CREST Earth System Observing Network (CESON).


CREST Campus PI and staff

Dr. M. Patrick McCormick - Principal Investigator  (Bio)
The Center for Atmospheric Sciences
Department of Atmospheric and Planetary Science
Hampton University
Hampton, VA 23668
Phone: 757-728-6867
Fax: 757-727-5090
Email: Pat.McCormick@hamptonu.edu


Dr. John Anderson - Deputy PI (Bio)

The Center for Atmospheric Sciences
Department of Atmospheric and Planetary Science
Hampton University
Hampton, VA 23668
Phone: 757-727-5106
Fax: 757-727-5090
Email: John.Anderson@hamptonu.edu

Mrs. Tasha Etter
Department of Atmospheric and Planetary Science
Hampton University
Hampton, VA 23668
Phone: 757-727-5139
Fax: 757-727-5090
Email: Tasha.Etter@hamptonu.edu


CREST Research Projects and Task

The research team at HU is part of the CREST Earth System Observation Network (CESON) in support of the CREST ‘Atmospheric Hazards’ research theme. Information on our numerous research projects and labs can be found at http://cas.hamptonu.edu/ .


Degrees Offered 

The Department of Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences at HU offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in both Atmospheric and Planetary Science. Information for students on our graduate degree programs can be found at http://cas.hamptonu.edu/academics/future-students/ .


University Career & Student services contact information 

http://www.hamptonu.edu/studentservices/careercenter/

Hampton University
Career Counseling and Planning Center
2 Frissell Street
Hampton, VA 23668

Phone: 7570-727-5331

Fax: 757-727-5935

Email:careercenter@hamptonu.edu

Our Facilities

NOAA-CREST spans to different facilities, laboratories, weather stations and academia performing scientific research and development.

CREST Consortium

CREST is led by The City University of New York and brings together Hampton University, VA; University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, PR; San Diego State University, CA; University of Maryland Baltimore County, MD; University of Texas at El Paso, TX.