Skip to main content

Atmospheric Science

Students gain advanced knowledge of air quality; meteorology; atmospheric chemistry; micrometeorology; biometeorology; climate dynamics; mesoscale meteorology; large-scale dynamics; and numerical weather prediction. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in the chemistry and dynamics of the atmosphere and its interrelationship with the hydrosphere and the biosphere.


Program Address

Land, Air and Water Resources
1152 Plant & Environmental Sciences Building
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 752-1669
(530) 752-1552

Program Type

Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Lead Dean: 
College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies
Major Code: 

Degree Requirements

Administrative ByLaws

Application Deadlines

Jan 5, 2021
Apr 1, 2021
Space Available: 
Jun 1, 2021
Prospective Student Fellowship: 
Jan 5, 2021
Continuing Student Fellowship: 
Jan 15, 2021

Degrees Offered

M.S. Plan I
M.S. Plan II
Ph.D. Plan A


Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Chair

  • Graduate Group Chair
  • Land Air & Water Resources
  • 07/01/2020 to 06/30/2023

Academic Advisors

  • Advisor: General
  • Land Air & Water Resources
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2021
  • Advisor: Admissions and General
  • Land Air & Water Resources
  • 08/29/2019 to 08/31/2021
  • Advisor: Primary Contact
  • Land Air & Water Resources
  • 09/01/2016 to 08/31/2021

Senior Academic Advisor in Graduate Studies

Internal Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies

External Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies