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Kathleen Schiro

Assistant Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Environmental Sciences
Office location and address
291 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
Using Polarimetric signatures of GNSS signals for the remote sensing characterization of the vertical structures of heavy precipitation and water vapor in clouds
Source: U.S. Nasa - Jet Propulsion Laboratory
August 18, 2021 – July 05, 2022
EVSC 3300: Atmosphere and Weather
Credits: 3
Introduces the physical laws governing atmospheric behavior and examines atmospheric variables and their role in the fluid environment of the earth. Prerequisite: MATH 1190 or MATH 1210 or MATH 1220 or MATH 1310 or MATH 1320 or MATH 2310 or APMA 1090 or APMA 1110 or APMA 2120.
EVSC 3301: Atmosphere and Weather Laboratory
Credits: 1
Studies the principles of measurements, instrumentation for measuring atmospheric parameters, and methods of observing and calculating atmospheric variables. Corequisite: EVSC 3300.
EVSC 4559: New Course in Environmental Science
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new topic in the subject area of environmental science.
EVSC 4995: Supervised Research
Credits: 1–6
Original research usually involving a field or laboratory problem in the environmental sciences under the direction of one or more faculty members. The results may form the basis of an undergraduate thesis which is required to partially fulfill the Distinguished Majors Program in environmental sciences. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.
EVSC 4999: Thesis Research
Credits: 3
Provides credit for doing work in pursuit of the undergraduate thesis option for majors in Environmental Science
EVAT 5559: New Course in Atmospheric Sciences
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new course in the subject of atmospheric sciences.
EVSC 7092: Departmental Seminar
Credits: 1
Studies current problems in environmental research management or public policy as presented by visiting speakers, faculty, or advanced graduate students.
EVSC 7559: New Course in Environmental Science
Credits: 1–4
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new topic in the subject area of environmental science.
EVSC 9995: Research Problems
Credits: 1–12
Individual or group research on interdisciplinary problems in environmental sciences.
EVSC 9998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.