Tapio Schneider

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Tapio Schneider
CitizenshipAmerican, Finnish, German
Alma materPrinceton University
Scientific career
FieldsClimate science, Atmospheric physics
InstitutionsCalifornia Institute of Technology
Doctoral advisorIsaac Held

Tapio Schneider is a climate scientist and Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering at Caltech. His research is focused on understanding how the turbulent dynamics of the atmosphere, from clouds to large-scale weather systems, shape Earth's climate. Ultimately, his goal is to develop a set of physical laws that govern climate.

Honors and awards[edit]


  1. ^ "Houghton Lectures". mit.edu.
  2. ^ "20 Best Brains Under 40". Discover Magazine.
  3. ^ "Schneider, Tapio - The David and Lucile Packard Foundation". The David and Lucile Packard Foundation.
  4. ^ "Atmospheric Sciences » Holton Award". agu.org.

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