Texas Tech University

Richard Peterson, Ph.D.

Professor

Office: BA 1205

Phone: 806-742-3418

Email:richard.peterson@ttu.edu

Address:

Department of Geosciences
Atmospheric Science Group
Texas Tech University
Box 41053
Lubbock, TX 79409-1053

Curriculum Vitae

Education:

  • B.S. Physics, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1963
  • M.S. Geophysical Sciences, University of Chicago, Chicago, 1964
  • Ph.D. Atmospheric Science, University of Missouri, Columbia, 1971

Research:

  • Dynamic meteorology as applied to mesoscale high wind phenomena.
  • Atmospheric Vortices
  • Boundary Layer Meteorology
  • Dynamics of Severe Storms
  • Duststorms
  • History of Meteorology
  • Wind Engineering
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