News - 2017 - 2017

Faculty Spotlight

Professor Gabriel A. Vecchi

Professor of Geosciences and the Princeton Environmental Institute; Deputy Director of Cooperative Institute for Modeling the Earth System; Director, PEI Climate and Energy Grant Challenge

Research Areas

Climate science; extreme weather events; hurricanes; mechanisms of precipitation variability and change; ocean-atmosphere interaction; detection and attribution.



Professor of Geosciences and the Princeton Environmental Institute


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Monday, May 22, 2017
The Department of Geosciences and Princeton University congratulates Dr. Dario Marconi on successfully defending his Ph.D. thesis: "Use of the Nitrate Isotopes in the Ocean Interior to Explore the Isotopic Composition of Sinking Nitrogen and its Implications for Marine Biogeochemical Cycles" on Thursday, May 18, 2017.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
This is the schedule for Geosciences Senior Thesis Oral Presentations on Friday, May 12, 2017.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Please join the Department of Geosciences and the Bonini Family in celebrating the life, career and contributions of Professor William E. "Bill" Bonini in Guyot Hall, Room 10 on Friday, June 2 at 2 p.m. A complete speakers list has been confirmed.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
The 2nd Annual Theresa’s Trails to benefit the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of ALS took place on Sat. Apr. 29, 2017 at a pre-determined track within Princeton University’s campus. This event was dedicated to former Geosciences grants manager Theresa, who is supported by the ALS Philadelphia organization. For a second year in a row, the Princeton...
Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017
On April 22, the Princeton University Geosciences Society (PUGS) organized a contingency of students and scientists to stand for science at the March for Science, Washington, D.C. They just happened to meet a few dinosaurs along the way.