Dr. Gary A. Morris

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Shell Center for Sustainability Funds Balloon Launches This Summer

First Launch Successful, July 8 at 3:21 pm

Launches Continue Daily through mid-August between 1 and 2 pm in the main Quad
As part of the Rice University Tropospheric Ozone Pollution Project, Shell has funded the acquisition of 40 ozonesondes and balloons to make measurements of ozone pollution profiles over Houston. The project will launch balloons from early July to mid August. Data will be shared with the larger scientific community of part of NASA's INTEX project.

Click here more details, including information on today's launch.

Media Come to Rice to Cover the Weather Balloon Launches

Numerous Houston area media have come to Rice to report on our ozone pollution project. Click here to read/watch the stories.

New Home Next Fall
Beginning in August 2004, I will be working in the Dept. of Physics & Astronomy at Valparaiso University. While I'm very sad to be leaving Rice and Houston, I do look forward to my new permanent position at VU. You can email me at Gary.Morris@valpo.edu.

Current Appointments

Wiess Instructor
Clinical Assistant Professor

Dept. of Physics & Astronomy
Rice University

Intermittent Assistant Research Scientist
Goddard Earth Sciences and Technology Center
University of Maryland Baltimore County
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Professional Memberships

American Geophysical Union
American Association of Physics Teachers

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