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Dr. Matyas Talks Hurricanes and Superstorms With the Streaming Science Podcast

Published: Jul 4th, 2019

Dr. Corene Matyas was featured on the latest Streaming Science Podcast as part of their Science of Superstorms series. In this episode of the Science of Superstorms, University of Florida… Read More

Dr. Matyas utilizes SEC Faculty Award to mentor women in STEM

Published: May 1st, 2019

  Dr. Corene Matyas received a 2018-2019 Faculty Award from the Southeastern Conference to visit two SEC universities. In October 2018, she visited Mississippi State University where she was hosted… Read More

“This is a much stronger storm than they’ve had in recorded history.” – Dr. Matyas speaks with the BBC about Tropical Cyclone Idai and Tropical Cyclone Kenneth

Published: Apr 29th, 2019

UF’s Dr. Corene Matyas recently spoke with the BBC about Tropical Cyclone Idai and Tropical Cyclone Kenneth: “This is a much stronger storm than they’ve had in recorded history.” Listen… Read More

Cyclone Idai: ‘My family needs to eat, I don’t know how we will survive’

Published: Apr 29th, 2019

UF Geography Associate Professor and Meteorologist Dr. Corene Matyas was recently interviewed by The Guardian about the impact of Tropical Cyclone Idai on Mozambique: Corene Matyas, an associate professor at… Read More

Dr. Corene Matyas named Undergraduate Teacher of the Year!

Published: Apr 25th, 2019

The Office of the Provost Announces 2019 Awardees Undergraduate Teacher of the Year Dr. Corene Matyas  

Another cyclone threatens Mozambique

Published: Apr 25th, 2019

Dr. Corene Matyas is quoted in an article in Forbes Magazine written by Dr. Marshall Shepherd at the University of Georgia. The article talks about the potential impacts of Cyclone… Read More

Sarah VanSchoick becomes a McNair Scholar

Published: Apr 23rd, 2019

GeoGator Undergrad Ms. Sarah VanSchoick recently became a McNair Scholar. The University of Florida McNair Scholars Program, named in honor of Dr. Ronald E. McNair, supports undergraduate college students from… Read More

Met4532 – Met6530 Hurricanes Fall 2019

Published: Mar 29th, 2019

Met4532 – Met6530 Hurricanes Fall 2019 Instructor: Dr. Corene Matyas matyas@ufl.edu Learn about Hurricane Andrew and 20 other famous tropical cyclones! Prerequisites: GEO3250 or MET3503 (email me if you are… Read More

Why Cyclone Idai was so destructive

Published: Mar 27th, 2019

Tropical Cyclone Idai recently formed and moved over the Mozambique Channel before making landfall over Mozambique and causing devastation to coastal areas. To help understand the cyclone’s path, National Geographic… Read More

Tropical Cyclone Idai Aims at Mozambique

Published: Mar 21st, 2019

The March12th NASA Earth Observatory Image of the Day was a Terra-MODIS image of Tropical Cyclone Idai, preparing to make landfall on Mozamique. For help interpreting the image, NASA asked… Read More