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DRI: Federally Financed R&D Expenditures in Atmospheric and Earth Sciences

2016 Top 20 Institutions in Atmospheric Sciences Expenditures (dollars in thousands)
Source: National Science Foundation (NSF).
Institutions Atmospheric Sciences Expenditures Total Federally Financed R&D Expenditures Atmospheric Sciences Expenditures as a Percentage of Total
University of Colorado - Boulder $111,086 $371,995 29.86%
University of Washington - Seattle $46,472 $946,787 4.91%
University Maryland - College Park $34,677 $369,285 9.39%
Colorado State University - Fort Collins $34,160 $232,108 14.72%
University of Miami $28,732 $195,328 14.71%
University of Wisconsin - Madison $27,379 $567,132 4.83%
University of Oklahoma - Norman and Health Science Center $23,405 $134,772 17.37%
University of New Hampshire $18,402 $93,599 19.66%
SUNY University of Albany $12,673 $77,734 16.3%
Pennsylvania State University - University Park and Hershey Medical Center $12,269 $538,938 2.28%
University of California - San Diego $11,694 $604,298 1.94%
Columbia University in the City of New York $11,506 $600,457 1.92%
University of Alabama - Huntsville $9,477 $69,824 13.57%
Princeton University $9,130 $162,003 5.64%
Massachusetts Institute of Technology $8,930 $503,858 1.77%
Desert Research Institute $6,656 $18,883 35.25%
North Carolina State University $6,321 $202,336 3.12%
George Mason University $6,103 $58,864 10.37%
California Institute of Technology $5,718 $265,206 2.16%
Univeristy of Central Florida $5,256 $87,417 6.01%
2016 Top 20 Institutions in Earth Sciences Expenditures (dollars in thousands)
Source: National Science Foundation (NSF).
Institutions Earth Sciences Expenditures Total Federally Financed R&D Expenditures Earth Sciences Expenditures as a Percentage of Total
Arizona State University $30,385 $212,396 14.31%
Columbia University in the City of New York $25,608 $600,457 4.26%
University of Alaska - Fairbanks $21,511 $89,940 23.92%
University of Texas - Austin $18,618 $357,309 5.21%
California Institute of Technology $18,144 $265,206 6.84%
University of Maryland - Baltimore County $13,059 $50,984 25.61%
University of California - San Diego $12,928 $604,298 2.14%
University of California - Los Angeles $12,645 $487,869 2.59%
Pennsylvania State University - University Park and Hershey Medical Center $12,459 $538,938 2.31%
Desert Research Institute $12,079 $18,883 63.97%
University of Colorado - Boulder $11,558 $371,995 3.11%
Texas A&M University, College Station and Health Science Center $11,302 $293,551 3.85%
University of New Hampshire $11,004 $93,599 11.76%
University of Hawaii - Manoa $10,922 $190,336 5.74%
University of Southern California $10,913 $409,516 2.66%
Johns Hopkins University $9,458 $2,104,653 0.45%
University of Maryland - College Park $9,368 $369,285 2.54%
University of Kansas $9,331 $140,002 6.66%
Massachusetts Institute of Technology $8,880 $503,858 1.76%
University of Wisconsin - Madison $8,663 $567,132 1.53%