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Verner

Edward

Suomi



Curriculum Vitae


Verner Edward Suomi
Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • Ph.D., 1953, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • B.E. 1938, Winona State Teacher’s College, Winona, Minnesota
  •         1933-35, Eveleth Junior College, Eveleth, Minnesota

Work experience

  • Founder and Director, Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 1965-1988

  • Founder and first Director, Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 1980-1984

  • Chief Scientist, United States Weather Bureau, Washington, DC, 1964-1965

  • Associate Program Director for Atmospheric Science, National Science Foundation, 1962

  • Professor, Department of Meteorology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 1948-1986

  • Instructor and student, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 1943-1948

  • Teacher, Faribault Public School, Faribault, Minnesota, 1940-1943

  • Teacher, Sleepy Eye Public School, Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, 1939-1940

  • Teacher, New York Hills High School, New York Hills, Minnesota, 1938-1939

Research interests
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Publications
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Patents

Foreign languages

  • Swedish, German, French

Committee involvement and awards
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