UCAR > Communications > Quarterly > Fall 1998 Search

UCAR Quarterly

Volume 27 -- Fall 1998


In this issue

New aircraft URL: In the last UCAR Quarterly, we provided Web addresses for those who need information about using UCAR and NCAR facilities. Since then, the address for aircraft information has changed. The new URL is http://raf.atd.ucar.edu/Bulletins/bulletin1.html#REQUEST .

Other issues of UCAR Quarterly


The mission of UCAR is to support, enhance, and extend the capabilities of the university community, nationally and internationally; to understand the behavior of the atmospheric and related systems and the global environment; and to foster the transfer of knowledge and technology for the betterment of life on earth.

Six goals:

  • Science: Foster a broad scientific program of highest quality to address present and future needs of society

  • Research facilities: Develop and acquire state-of-the-art scientific research facilities for the atmospheric and related scientific community

  • Education and training: Devote significant attention to education and training, with emphasis on women and minorities

  • Advocacy, public policy, and communication: In cooperation with other institutions, play a strong role in developing enhanced and more effective methods of communication among scientists, policymakers, and the public in order to foster the use of science in the service of humankind

  • Technology transfer: In conjunction with the UCAR Foundation, transfer appropriate UCAR technology to the public and private sectors

  • Research and operational partnerships: Strengthen the relationship between the operational and research communities in the atmospheric and oceanic sciences.


    University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
    P.O. Box 3000, Boulder, Colorado 80307-3000

    Editor and writer: Carol Rasmussen
    Copy editing: