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Cort J. Willmott

Cort J. Willmott

Professor of Geography
216 Pearson Hall
University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware 19716
Phone: (302) 831-6784


Ph.D., Geography, University of California, Los Angeles, 1977

M.A., Geography, California State University, Hayward, 1972

B.A., Geography, California State University, Hayward, 1969

Research Interests

Global climate and its variability
Moisture fluxes, especially precipitation
Land-surface processes and climate

Quantitative methods
Descriptive and computing-intensive statistics
Numerical cartography
Modeling and simulation


Curriculum Vitae

Professional Summary (pdf)
Publications (pdf)
Presentations (pdf)

Courses Taught

Climate and Life (Geog 152)
Proseminar in Geography I (Geog 601)
Physical Climatology (Geog 612)
Spatial Data Analysis (Geog 677)
Climatological Research (Geog 855)

(revised 10/2/07)