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COAA Newsletters

The COAA electronic Newsletter serves as a supplement to our traditional quarterly publication by providing approximately monthly updates of the activities and events occurring within our community.

Newsletter Issue No.49 (pdf) May 2017
(1) COAA Participated March for Science (2) COAA hosted 2017 Ping-Pong Tournament (3) COAA Spotlight: Dr. William K. M. Lau (4) COAA Spotlight: Dr. Yongkang Xue (5) Professor Huadong Guo seminar at ESSIC (6) 2017 Yuxiang Young Scholar Award (7) Recent Opportunity Announcements (8) A Novel By Antony Liu (NASA/GSFC)

Newsletter Issue No.48 (pdf) Feb. 2017
(1) Message from the New President (2) COAA hosted 2017 AMS Town Hall Meeting (3) COAA 2016 Year-End Workshop (4) COAA 2017 AMS Banquet (5) COAA-CC Welcomed CAMS Representatives (6) COAA 2017 New Year Luncheon (7) COAA-SCC 2017 New Year Luncheon (8) COAA-CC 2017 New Year Celebration (9) COAA Spotlight: Dr. Jonathan Jiang (10) COAA Best Dissertation Award 2016

Newsletter Issue No.47 (pdf) Dec. 2016
(1) Mark your calendar for COAA AMS Banquet and Townhall meeting in Seattle (2) Shangping Xie Receives the 2017 AMS Sverdrup Gold Medal Award (3) COAA Solicits Applications for Best Dissertation Award 2016 (4) Wang Receives the 2016 James R. Holton Junior Scientist Award (5) COAA Colorado Chapter Activity Report 2016 (6) The International Workshop on Land Surface Multisphere Processes of the Tibetan Plateau Held at Xining, China (7) COAA 2016 Mid-Autumn Festival BBQ & Potluck Family & Friends Day (8) Congratulations to New AGU and AMS Fellows and Award Recipients (9) COAA Spotlight: Dr. Mian Chin (10) Annual Donation Drive to COAA through CFC and COAA Donation Page (11) Recent Job Announcements & Scholarships

Newsletter Issue No.46 (pdf) Sep. 2016
(1) The 7th International Conference on Atmosphere, Ocean, and Climate Chang held in Beijing, China (2) Chinese Meteorological Administration (CMA) and Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences (CAMS) working dinners (3) Yuxiang Young Scholar Award Winners (4) COAA Spotlight: Dr. Xiquan Dong (5) Supporting Chinese American candidates in AGU Election (6) COAA Spotlight: Dr. Xiaohong Liu) (7) Call for Papers to Special Issue (8) Novel Narrative Storm in South China Sea

Newsletter Issue No.45 (pdf) May. 2016
(1) AN Zhisheng Elected Foreign Associate of National Academy of Sciences (2) Prof. Amos P.K. Tai Receive the WMO Research Award for Young Scientists (3) COAA Spotlight: Dr. Fuqing Zhang (4) COAA Solicits Applications for Best Dissertation Award 2016 (5) Recent Conferences, Job Anouncements & Scholarships

Newsletter Issue No.44 (pdf) Mar. 2016
(1) Message from the New President (2) Announcement of the 7th COAA Beijing Conference (3) COAA 2015 AGU Banquet (4) COAA 2016 AMS Banquet (5) COAA 2016 New Year Luncheon (6) COAA-SCC 2016 New Year Luncheon (7) Call for Contributions to COAA Newsletter (8) COAA-Spotlight: Dr. Laura Pan (9) Announcement of Publication of three new volumes of The World Scientific Series on Asia-Pacific Weather and Climate (10) Recent Job Announcements

Newsletter Issue No.43 (pdf) Nov. 2015
(1) MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR AGU AND AMS BANQUET (2) ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE 7TH ICAOCC (3) COAA WELCOMED THE VISIT OF CMA DELEGATES (4) COAA-SCC 2015 FALL CAREER WORKSHOP (5) COAA 2015 ANNUAL FAMILY AND FRIEND PICNIC DAY (6) CONGRATULATIONS TO NEW AGU AND AMS FELLOWS AND AWARD RECIPIENTS (7) CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO COAA NEWSLETTER (8) COAA SPOTLIGHT: PROF. GABRIEL LAU (9) COAA 2015 AGU BANQUET ANNOUNCEMENT (10) COAA 2015 AMS RECEPTION ANNOUNCEMENT (11) COAA SOLICITS APPLICATIONS FOR BEST DISSERTATION AWARD 2014-2015 (12) COAA CALLS FOR YOUR DONATION (13) RECENT CONFERENCE, JOURNAL AND JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS

Newsletter Issue No.42 (pdf) Jun. 2015
(1) 2015 COAA PRESIDENT MESSAGE (2) COAA COLORADO CHAPTER IS ESTABLISHED (3) COAA SOLICITS APPLICATIONS FOR BEST DISSERTATION AWARD 2014-2015 (4) ANNOUNCEMENT OF COAA CO-CONVENED AMS SESSION (5) COAA 2015 CHINESE NEW YEAR LUNCHEON (6) COAA 2015 SPRING WORKSHOP (7) COAA-CC LUNCH AND SOCIAL EVENT (8) FIRST COAA PING-PONG TOURNAMENT (9) CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO COAA NEWSLETTER (10) COAA SPOTLIGHT: PROF. RONG FU (11) RECENT CONFERENCE, JOURNAL AND JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS (12) COAA PHOTO GALLERY NOW AVAILABLE 16

Newsletter Issue No.41 (pdf) Feb. 2015
(1) COAA 2014 AGU BANQUET (2) COAA 2015 AMS BANQUET (3) COAA MEMBERS RECEIVED NOAA AWARDS (4) ADDMENDUM: COAA MEMBERS RECEIVED AMS AWARDS (5) COAA MEMBERS HIGHLIGHTED BY AGU AND AOGS MEETINGS (6) CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO COAA NEWSLETTER (7) CAOO SPOTLIGHT: PROF. ZHANQING LI (8) POSTPONEMENT OF COAA BEST DISSERTATION AWARD 2014 (9) COAA SPOTLIGHT: PROF. CHIA CHUEN KAO (10) RECENT CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENTS (11) COAA 2015 ANNUAL MEETING AND CHINESE NEW YEAR LUNCHEON (12) COAA 2015 BOARD MEMBER ELECTION BALLOT IS NOW OPEN (13) COAA IS CO-HOSTING A CHINESE NEW YEAR LUNCHEON WITH NOAA

Newsletter Issue No.40 (pdf) June 2014
(1) COAA ANNUAL FAMILY AND FRIEND PICNIC DAY 2014 (2) COAA SCC ANNUAL SUMMER WORKSHOP 2014 (3) COAA ANNOUNCED THE HONORARY FELLOWS OF 2014 (4) COAA MEMBERS ELECTED AS 2014 AGU AND AMS FELLOWS (5) COAA MEMBERS RECEIVED PRESTIGIOUS AGU AND AMS AWARDS (6) COAA SPOTLIGHT: PROF. BIN WANG (7) COAA SPOTLIGHT: PROF. XUBIN ZENG (8) CAREER RESOURCES (9) COAA SOLICITS APPLICATIONS FOR BEST DISSERTAITON AWARD 2014 (10) COAA CALLS FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF AMS ELEECTION (11) COAA 2014 AGU BANQUET ANNOUNCEMENT (12) CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO COAA NEWSLETTER (13) COAA CALL FOR YOUR DONATION

Newsletter Issue No.39 (pdf) June 2014
(1) COAA 2014 SPRING WORKSHOP (2) PROF. GUOXIONG WU WON TAN KAH KEE AWARD (3) COAA SPOTLIGHT - INTERVIEW OF PROF. RENYI ZHANG (4) COAA SPOTLIGHT - INTERVIEW OF PROF. MING XUE (5) CALL FOR NOMINATION/VOLUNTEER OF COAA SPOTLIGHT (6) RECENT COAA MEMBER ACHIEVEMENTS (7) CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO COAA NEWSLETTER (8) COAA'S ANNUAL PICNIC ANNOUNCEMENT (9) CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENTS (10) COAA CALLS FOR YOUR DONATION (11) CAREER RESOURCES (12) UPCOMING AGU ELECTION (13) CALL FOR DONATION OF BOOKS

Newsletter Issue No.38 (pdf) Mar 2014
(1) COAA HOSTED A BANQUET AT 2014 AMS (2) COAA HOSTED A DINNER PARTY AT 2013 AGU (3) COAA 2014 BOARD MEMBERS AND CHINESE NEW-YEAR GALA (4) COAA JOINED NOAA CAA IN CELEBRATING THE YEAR OF HORSE (5) COAA CHINESE DOCTORATE THESIS 2013 AWARD (6) COAA 2014 HONORARY MEMBER LECTURE (7) COAA SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER 2014 CHINESE NEW-YEAR PARTY (8) SPOTLIGHT OF THE COAA STARS - PROF. KUO-NAN LIOU (9) SPOTLIGHT OF THE COAA STARS - PROF. QINGCUN ZENG

Newsletter Issue No.37 (pdf) Oct 2013
(1) COAA 2013 AMS Reception (2) COAA Chinese Doctorate Student Thesis Award 2012 and Call for Nominations for 2013 (3) COAA 2013 board members and Chinese New-Year luncheon (4) COAA Distinguished Scholar Symposium 2013 (5) COAA Convened the 6th International Conference on Atmosphere, Ocean, and Climate Change in Hong Kong (6) COAA Family and Friend Day (7) Announcement: 2013 AGU dinner party, 2014 AMS reception, COAA Best Dissertation Award 2013 (8) Call for support to vote the AMS Councilor (9) Annual donation drive to COAA through CFC (10) Call for contributions to COAA newsletter (11) Appendix: flyer of COAA Best Dissertation Award 2013

Newsletter Issue No.36 (pdf) Dec 2012
(1) Professor Rong-Hui Huang visits COAA (2) COAA Distinguished Scholar Symposium 2012 (3) COAA Family Day and BBQ (4) Announcement: AMS reception, 2013 COAA-CUHK International Ocean, Atmosphere and Climate Change Conference (5) Obituaries for Professor Frederick Lin-Wu Tang and Academician Shiyan Tao (6) Call for contributions to COAA newsletter

Newsletter Issue No.35 (pdf) March 2012
(1) AMS 2012 COAA reception (2) COAA elect 2012 -2013 board members at Annual Meeting and Chinese New-Year luncheon (3) Professor Daren Lu visits COAA and University of Maryland (4) Announcement: COAA Symposium, COAA Doctorate Student Thesis Award, Taipei Conference (5) Members' news (6) Call for contributions to COAA newsletter

COAA_SCC_Newsletter 2011 No.1 (pdf) July 2011
(1) COAA elect 2011-2012 board members (2) COAA 2011 Chinese New Year luncheon (3) COAA ITEC Workshop for CMA Wuhan Regional Climate Center (4) COAA 2011 Distinguished Scholar Symposium (5) Call for contributions to COAA newsletter

COAA_SCC_Newsletter No.1 Fall (pdf) October 2010
(1) A Letter from the Chair (2) Prof. Kuo-Nan Liou Awarded COSPAR William Nordberg Medal (3) Prof. Yuk Yung Elected Fellow of Academia Sinica (4) Dr.Lee-Lueng Fu Awarded COSPAR International Cooperation Medal (5) Dr. Jonathan Jiang, Dr. Hui Su, and Dr. Tong Lee Awarded NASA Medals (6) Welcome, New Members and Friends(7)COAA SCC 2010 Summer Workshop

Newsletter Issue 32 (pdf) April 2010
(1) Recent COAA Board Meetings (2) COAA Washington DC Celebrate Chinese New Year (3) COAA SCC Chinese New Year Party (4) COAA 5th International Conference 6/28-6/30/2010, Taipei, Taiwan (5) COAA Spring Workshop, University of Maryland, College Park (6) Call For Contributions to COAA Newsletter (7) Other Meetings of Interest

Newsletter Issue 31 (pdf) March 2009
(1) COAA 2009 Board of Directors (2) Executive Committee of COAA Southern California Chapter (3) COAA activities (4) COAA member news

Newsletter Issue 30 (pdf) September 2008
(1) COAA 2008 Board of Directors (2) Executive Committee of COAA Southern California Chapter (3) COAA activities (4) COAA member news

Newsletter Issue 29 (pdf) March 2008
(1) COAA 2008 Board of Directors (2) COAA Southern California Chapter (3) COAA board meetings (4) COAA activities

Newsletter Issue 28 (pdf) July 2007
(1) Prof. C.P. Chang's memoir (2) COAA 2007 Spring Workshop (3) News from the COAA Board (4) Community News

Newsletter Issue 27 (pdf) March 2007
(1)Last Call for COAA2007 (Qingdao, China) (2) Call for Abstracts of COAA Spring Workshop (UMD, USA) (3) News from the COAA Board (4)Community News (5) Job Opportunities

Newsletter Issue 26 (pdf) December 2006
(1) Announcement for COAA2007 (Qingdao, China) (2) Report of COAA Delegation for Coordination and Palnning of WOCO2007 (3) News from the COAA Board (4)Community News (5) Job Opportunities

Newsletter Issue 25 (pdf) September 2006
(1) Announcement for COAA Annual Meeting (2) Announcement and Call for Section Proposals of COAA 2007 Qingdao Conference (3) News from the COAA Board (4) Community News (5) Job Opportunities (6) Professional Meeting Announcements

Newsletter Issue 24 (pdf) July 2006
(1) Prof. Hsiao-Lan Kuo passes away (2) COAA 2006 Spring Workshop Agenda (3) News from the Board (4) Community News (5) Job Opportunities (6) Professional Meeting Announcements

Newsletter Issue 23 (pdf) May 2006
(1) Letters from the Board (2) Announcement for COAA 2006 Spring Workshop (3) COAA Financial Report for 2004-2005 (4) Publications by authors of Chinese origin (5) Community News (6) Job Opportunity (7) Professional Meeting Announcement

Newsletter Issue 22 (pdf) February 2006
(1) From board meetings (2) COAA Activity Reports (3) Community news (4) Profession meeting announcement (5) Job opportunities

Newsletter Issue 20 (pdf) September 2005
(1) Message from the president (2) Membership and Treasurer�s report (3) Board member meeting minutes (4) Call for nomination of COAA board members for 2006 (5) Community news (6) Professional meeting announcement (7) Job opportunities

Newsletter Issue 18 (pdf) April 2005
(1)A letter from COAA president to senator Mikulski (2) Success of COAA Spring Workshop (2) COAA summer internship (3) Community news. (4) Professional meeting announcement (5) Job opportunity (6) Project opportunities

Newsletter Issue 17 (pdf) March 2005
(1) A message from president (2) From board members (3) Welcome new members (4) Community news (5) Professional meeting announcement (6) Job opportunity (7) Project opportunity

Newsletter Issue 16 (pdf) February 2005
(1) A letter to corporate member from president (2) From board members (3) Welcome new members (4) Thanks for attending COAA Lunar New Yare Luncheon (5) Community news (6) Professional meeting announcement (7) Job opportunities (8) Project opportunities

Newsletter Issue 15 (pdf) January 2005
(1)A message from our president (2)The 3rd and 4th Board Meeting 2005 (3) Welcome new members (4) COAA Lunar New Year Lunch (5) Community news (6) Profession meeting announcements (7) Job opportunities

Newsletter Issue 14 (pdf) October, 2004
(1) Annual COAA Meeting held at the University of Maryland, October 23, 2004 (2) IMAS Meeting � Second Announcement (3) Community News (4) Annual COAA Meeting � Scientific Presentations

Newsletter Issue 13 (pdf) September 2004
(1) A message from COAA President on the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) (2) COAA annual meeting at the University of Maryland on October 23, 2004 (3) The Al Chang Memorial Symposium (4) COAA Member's Discovery of "Warming hole" in the Midwestern United States (5) Report of the COAA Board Meeting held on August 25, 2004 (6) Community News (7) Job Opportunities

COAA 2004 Semi-Annual Newsletter (pdf) July 2004
(1) Board�s summary reports and introduction (2) Board meetings (3) Professional meetings and other conference announcements (4) Visitations (5) Community news (6) In memoriam

Newsletter Issue 11 (pdf) May 31, 2004
(1) COAA Members Attended APA Federal Career Advancement Summit (2) Report of the COAA Board Meeting held on March 13, 2004 (3) Community News

Newsletter Issue 10 (pdf) April 30, 2004
(1) COAA Spring Workshop Summary, 3 April 2004, U. of Maryland (2) Announcement of the International Symposium on Tropical Weather and Climate (3) Community News (4) Job Opportunities (5) Research Abstracts presented at the COAA Spring Workshop

Newsletter Issue 9 (pdf) March 31, 2004
(1) COAA Spring Workshop Agenda, April 3, 2004, U. of Maryland (2) 2004 Annual Meeting of the Chinese Meteorological Society Annoucement (3) Third International Workshop on Monsoons (IWM-III), 1-5 November 2004, Hangzhou, China (4) The 3rd Asian Pacific American (APA) Federal Career Advancement Summit (5) NASA Research Announcement: Tropical Cloud Systems and Processes (TCSP)

Newsletter Issue 8 (pdf) February 29, 2004
(1) COAA President's New Year Report (2) Treasurer Report for year 2003 (3) COAA2004 (Beijing Conference) website for abstract submissions (4) COAA Spring Workshop to be held at Univ. of Maryland, on April 3, 2004 (5) COAA to co-organize the International Symposium on Tropical Weather and Climate in Guangzhou, China (6) 7th International Marine Environmental Modeling Seminar (7) Photos of signing the sister-association agreement with CMS (Chinese Meteorological Society)

Newsletter Issue 7 (pdf) January 31, 2004
(1) Third International Ocean-Atmosphere Conference (COAA2004) - Call for Papers (2) A report on COAA Delegation's visit and participation at the CMS meeting in Beijing (3) Community News: (3a) "Distinguished Meteorologist Award" presented to Dr. Bill Lau in Hong Kong (3b) NOAA Scientists Consulted for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games (3c) COAA members of Washington D.C. area to hold Chinese New Year Banquet (4) New COAA Board (2004) 1st Meeting in Bethesda, MD (5) The 2nd Meeting of COAA Board 2004 at UMD

Newsletter Dec '03 Issue (pdf) December 29, 2003
(1) Board's Summary Report (2) Minutes of Board Meetings (3) COAA's Tenth Anniversary (4) Meetings/Conferences (5) Sister Associations (6) Visitations (7) Academic Opportunities (8) Community news

Newsletter Issue 6 (pdf) October 30, 2003
(1) COAA 2003 Annual Meeting and Tenth Anniversary Celebration held on October 25 (2) COAA 2003 Annual Meeting Scientific Abstracts

Newsletter Issue 5 (pdf) September 30, 2003
(1) COAA 2003 Annual Meeting to be held on 25 October (2) Candidates for the Board of Directors (3) Minutes of COAA Board Meeting, 22 September 2003 (4) Theodore Y.-T. Wu Symposium on Engineering Mechanics (5) Invitation to celebrate Hong Kong Observatory's 120th anniversary (6) Community news (7) Job opportunities

Newsletter Issue 4 (pdf) August 22, 2003
(1) CMS November meeting and sister-association agreement (2) Discussion with CSO on establishing sister associations (3) First Conference being organized by AOGS (4) "Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (TAO)" included in the SCI (5) "Shivering in the Surf" (6) Community news (7) Job opportunities

Newsletter Issue 3 (pdf) May 19, 2003
(1) Board�s summary reports and introduction (2) Meeting Minutes (3) Professional meetings held and postponement of COAA2003 (4) Regional news, (5) Sister Organizations (6) Community news (7) Job opportunities

Newsletter Issue 2 (pdf) April 21, 2003
(1) COAA 2003 Scientific Workshop (2) Postponement of COAA2003, Beijing (3) NASA Invention of the Year 2003 (4) COAA community --- Dr. Deliang Chen was appointed to the position of science director of National Climate Center by China Meteorological Administration; Dr. Ming Cai, a COAA member and a research scientist at the University of Maryland, will soon move to the Sunshine State (5) Job opportunities (6) Addendum: Scientific Workshop abstracts

Newsletter Issue 1 (pdf) March 2003
(1) COAA 2002 Annual meeting in October (2) panel discussion at the conclusion of the meeting (3) Dr. Kuo from UCAR (4) current news about the COAA website development (5) the status of COAA2003, Beijing (6) the upcoming COAA workshop in March (5) meeting minutes of November COAA Board meeting

Newsletter Oct '02 (pdf) October 2002
(1) The President's Report (2) Activities of COAA Program in 2001-2002 (3) Treasurer's Report (4) New COAA Brochure (5) New COAA Members (6) Co-sponsored COSMIC workshop (7) NECP Ensemble Forecast in China (8) PORSEC award to COAA members (9) Gulf Stream Study & Chesapeake Bay Project (10) COAA Members Participated in U.S.-China Joint Working Group Meeting

Newsletter Dec '00 (pdf) December 2000
(1) The President�s Address (2) New Board of Directors (3) COAA Outreach (4) COAA News & Member�s Activities