Chinese-American Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (COAA)
Welcome to the Chinese-American
Oceanic and Atmospheric Association
Chinese-American Ocean and Atmosphere Association (COAA),
Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability (IEES), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK),
the Hong Kong Meteorological Society (HKMS)
What is COAA
The Chinese-American Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (COAA) is a non-profit and charitable organization (Combined Federal Campaign Agency Designation No. 7854) that operates under the Public Benefit Corporation Law for scientific purposes. Elected yearly at annual meetings, the Board of Directors consists of the President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Ocean and Atmosphere Program Chairs, and Directors in Membership, Publicity, and Publication. Special Committees and Regional Coordinators are assigned by the Board to promote membership drive and networking in areas outside of Washington DC.
Our mission at COAA is:
- To network ocean and atmosphere professionals in establishing a forum based on common interests;
- To facilitate professional contacts;
- And to improve qualification and occupational opportunities.
COAA calls for CFC donation. COAA's Combined Federal Campaign Agency Designation is No. 60027
Feb, 2014, Atlanta After the great success of previous COAA AMS Receptions, COAA is very pleased to organize the COAA 2014 AMS Reception at the 94th AMS Annual Meeting in Atlanta, to thank you very much for your kind and continuous support to COAA's development. Please save the date and time: 6:30 pm — 8:30 pm, February 4, 2014. More information will be available through COAA emails.
COAA 2013 Best Dissertation Award
Dec 2013, Maryland Following the successful launch of the COAA's best dissertation award last year, we will continue to select the best dissertations and make it annually with the following revisions: Read more here.
COAA 2013 AGU Dinner Party
Dec 2013, San Francisco COAA and the atmospheric alumni of Peking University will co-organize a banquet dinner party during the AGU Fall Meeting in San Francisco. The dinner party is intended to foster friendship, communication and networking among the fellow Chinese professionals attending the conference and to celebrate for those who are honored in the AGU: Read more here.
COAA 2013 Convened the 6th International Conference on Atmosphere, Ocean, and Climate Change in Hong Kong
Aug 19-21 2013, Hong Kong The Chinese-American Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (COAA), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), and the Hong Kong Meteorological Society (HKMS) are pleased to announce that the 6th International Conference on Atmosphere, Ocean, and Climate Change will be held on the campus of CUHK during August 19~21, 2013 in Hong Kong, China. For details: Please read more here.
COAA 2013 AMS Reception
January 2013, Austin The COAA 2013 AMS Reception was successfully hold in Hilton Austin on 01/08/2013. There were more than 100 participants from US, Mainland and Taiwan attended the reception. COAA (2012) President, Dr. Peter Kunghwa Wang, chaired the Reception.Read more here.
Graduate Student Thesis Award
April 2012, Maryland COAA is pleased to announce the Graduate Student Thesis Award to encourage and recognize achievements by recent graduate students in the area of oceanic and atmospheric sciences. Recent graduates can apply for this award which includes an award certificate and cash prize. New deadline is Sept 30th, 2012. For details: PleaseRead more here.