Atmospheric Chemistry: Past, Present and Future

Our group studies how aerosol formation and the oxidative capacity of the atmosphere change in response to both climate change and anthropogenic activities.  Click on the links on the left to find out more!

News! (News Archive)

Autumn 2018: Dec. 3: Becky gives a seminar at the Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences Institute at Michigan Tech.  Nov. 30: The ALPACA whitepaper is released.  Nov. 1: Becky presents Jingyuan’s work at the Air Pollution Extremes Workshop at Columbia University.  Sep. 24: Shuting gives a talk on her research in the department.

Summer 2018: Sep. 21: Alicia gives a poster presentation at the Space Grant Awards REception and Poster Session at the UW.  Sep. 7: Qianjie’s paper is accepted to ACP!  August 16: Ava presents her research at the JISAO summer intern symposium.  July 23-27: Becky Alexander presents at the workshop on “New Insights into Gas-Phase Atmospheric Chemistry” in Telluride, CO. June 26-28: Becky Alexander and Shuting Zhai attend the ICECAP project science team meeting at the University of Rochester. June 18: Undergraduate research fellows Alicia Wright and Ava Krahn begin their summer research. Welcome, Alicia and Ava!





Spring 2018: May 30-31: Hannah Horowitz and Becky Alexander attend the NSF ATC PI meeting in Boulder, CO.  May 15: Alicia Wright is awarded a summer research grant from the Washington Space Grant Summer Undergraduate Research Program! May 14-16: Becky Alexander participates in the ALPACA workshop in Fairbanks, AK. April 18: Becky Alexander gives a seminar in the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at UCLA.  April 2: John Robinson successfully defends his master’s thesis.  Congratulations John!  March 25-28: Becky Alexander presents at the International Symposium on Isotopomers (ISI 2018) in Baton Rouge, LA.

Autumn 2017: December 11-15: Hannah Horowitz, Qianjie Chen and Jingyuan Shao present their work at the AGU meeting in New Orleans, LA.  December 7: Becky Alexander gives a talk at the IAMA conference in Davis, CA.  December 1: Alumna Maria Zatko was elected co-director of the board of the Puget Sound Chapter of the Air and Waste Management Association.  November 3: Qianjie Chen successfully defends his Ph.D. thesis.  Congratulations Qianjie! October 16: Visiting student Sakiko Ishino from Tokyo Institute of Technology arrives at the UW.  Welcome Sakiko!


Contact information: 

University of Washington
408 ATG Building / Box 351640
Seattle, WA 98195-1640
206-543-0164 (Becky’s office)
206-543-0308 (fax)
206-543-6327 (IsoLab)