U.S. Government Agencies and International Organizations

National and regional governments on three continents rely on Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) to help solve problems of vital importance to their nations and their citizens in areas as diverse as energy, environment, national security, space, weather, and climate change. Representative clients and partners include:

U.S. Government

Department of Defense

  • U.S. Air Force
    • Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)
  • U.S. Army
    • US Army Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) - Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL)
  • U.S. Navy
    • Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)
    • Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)

Department of Energy (DOE)


  • Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation (JCSDA)


  • NASA Headquarters
  • NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
  • NASA Langley Research Center

National Science Foundation

International Agencies and Organizations


  • Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES)
  • European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF)
  • GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
  • Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique du CNRS
  • Max Planck Institute (MPI)
  • Meteo France


  • Global Geophysical Fluids Center (GGFC)
  • Global Ocean Data Assimilation Experiment (GODAE)
  • International Earth Rotation and Reference Systems Service (IERS)