Roger Barry, longtime faculty member, colleague, and friend to many, passed away March 19, 2018 at the age of 82. Roger had lifelong research interests ranging widely from polar climates to mountain climates to climate change. He was the author of hundreds of research papers and review articles and an avid author and co-author of textbooks, including Atmosphere Weather and Climate, Synoptic and Dynamic Climatology, Mountain Weather and Climate, and Microclimate and Local Climates. His final book, focusing on polar environments, will be published posthumously. Roger was recognized around the world for both his scientific accomplishments and his service to the community.
"My messages to current students would be to:
Barry, R. G.: The shaping of climate science: half a century in personal perspective, Hist. Geo Space. Sci., 6, 87-105, doi:10.5194/hgss-6-87-2015, 2015.