Peter Webster

Professor
Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Dr. Webster received his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1972. He began his career at Georgia Tech in 2002 where his research interests include low-frequency atmospheric and ocean dynamics, ocean-atmosphere interactions, and wave propagation through complex flows. In 2006, Peter became the Chief Scientist and co-founder of Climate Forecast Application Network (CFAN), a Georgia Tech enterprise company. In 2016, Dr. Webster received the Georgia Tech Sigma Xi Sustained Research Award. Dr. Webster is a Fellow with the American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Geophysical Union, American Meteorological Society and Royal Meteorological Society.

Email: pjw@eas.gatech.edu