Dr. Hugo Beltrami of StFX’s NSERC-CREATE Program awarded a Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Climate Dynamics

Canada Research Chair

StFX faculty member and CREATE principal investigator  Dr. Hugo Beltrami has been awarded a Canada Research Chair (CRC Tier 1) in Climate Dynamics. The seven-year renewable appointment includes a $1.4 million research award and is accompanied by an additional award from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) through its John R. Evans Leaders Fund. These funds will be put towards the purchase of a $575,000 high performance computer cluster which will perform simulations of climate related processes to support Dr. Beltrami’s team research.

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