Dr. VanLooy, who joined the ESSP department in 2010, continues to conduct research on the changing conditions of glaciers in the Rocky Mountains of the U.S. and how these changes affect streamflow for downstream communities. Recently, he has been involved with the Greater Yellowstone Coordinating Committee in an effort to set up long term monitoring of the glaciers in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.
- Space Studies’ high-altitude balloons set to capture live video of August 21st solar eclipse
- A paper “Re-examining the effect of particle phase functions on the remote-sensing reflectance” led by ESSP Ph. D student Eric Xiong was published in Applied Optics