Richard Rood

Professor, Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering
(734) 647-3530

Richard Rood is a Professor in the Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering and in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment at the University of Michigan. He is a Dow Sustainability Distinguished Faculty Fellow. Rood advises the undergraduate Climate Impacts Engineering Program and the Masters of Engineering in Applied Climate. He is a Fellow of the American Meteorological Society and a winner of the World Meteorological Organization Norbert Gerbier Award.

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Research Interests: 
Rood's scientific research includes investigations of the interaction of atmospheric dynamics and chemistry, computational fluid dynamics, climate and chemical data assimilation, and process-based analysis of models and observations.