Services and Resources - The Centre for Atmospheric Research - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Services and Resources

The Centre for Atmospheric Research is lucky enough to have access to a wide range of resources within the University of Canterbury and further afield. Because the Centre combines several very different departments, students and academics have access to an extensive range of equipment, technical expertise and information. If you would like more information about what the Centre can offer, do not hesitate to make contact.

Consultancy Services

Informative Web Sites

To help students of all ages, teachers and the public to find out more about atmospheric issues and resources, some of the Centre's favourite websites have been included below. Access Internet Resources for information about:

  • Christchurch
  • Current Weather Conditions
  • Global Climate Change
  • Satellite Images
  • The Ozone Hole
  • Databases
  • Analysis techniques

Departmental Equipment and Facilities

Erskine Fellow

Visiting Erskine Fellowships are prestigeous awards for the purpose of bringing leading academics and scientists to the University of Canterbury to give lectures in the Faculties of Commerce, Engineering or Science. The award is open to persons who speak the English language fluently and who have established a reputation in their disciplines. The fellowship is normally awarded for a period of from 1 to 3 months. A number of leading atmospheric scientists from several different countries have visited the University of Canterbury over recent years as Erskine Fellows. Contact Registry for a list of recent recipients across the University or The Centre for Atmospheric Research for a list of recent atmospheric scientists who have received this award.

Other Atmospheric Resources Available on the Web