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NCAR GV taking off from Guam airport, 19 Jan 2014, for Research Flight 4 of the NSF CONTRAST field campaign

PERSONAL DATA

OFFICE: Room 2403, Computer and Space Sciences Bldg, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742

PHONE: Office – (three zero one) 405 -- 5396; FAX: Office – (three zero one) 314 -- 9482

EMAIL: rjs "@" atmos do t umd do t edu

EDUCATION

B.S., Applied and Engineering Physics, 1981, Cornell University

Ph.D., Applied Physics, 1987, Harvard University

Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Associate, 1988 to 1994, Harvard University

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND PUBLICATIONS

Quantification of the effects of human activity on the composition of Earth’s atmosphere by the development of computer models that are used to analyze a wide variety of observations. Focus on stratospheric ozone depletion and recovery, air quality, climate change, and the global carbon cycle. Participant in numerous atmospheric chemistry field campaigns and NASA Earth observing satellite missions. Author of more 150 publications in the peer reviewed literature describing the composition of Earth’s atmosphere and author, co-author, contributor or reviewer of numerous chapters in various WMO/UNEP Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion and International Panel on Climate Change reports.

 

Publication record available at Researcher ID webpage maintained by the ISI Web of Knowledge.

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Chemical Society

American Geophysical Union

MAJOR RECOGNITIONS AND HONORS

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE AND OUTREACH

STUDENTS MENTORED

Close collaboration with about a dozen graduate students at Caltech, Univ of Colorado, Harvard before moving to the University of Maryland, as well as supervision of research studies of 4 postdoctoral fellows (T. Canty, L. Kovalenko, G. Osterman, M. Rex) while at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Presently supervising the research of 5 graduate students at UMCP.

 

 

 

Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science                                           College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry                                                                                  The University of Maryland Newsdesk

Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center                                                                                             The University of Maryland

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