Atmospheric Integrated Research at University of California, Irvine

Addressing the urgent challenges we face in air and water quality, human health, climate change, as well as green technology through the integration of research, education, and outreach.

Welcome to AirUCI

AirUCI is an Organized Research Unit (ORU) located at the University of California, Irvine. We are a multidisciplinary environmental research team dedicated to understanding and solving issues related to air pollution, climate change, water quality, and green technology — locally and globally — and their effects on human health and well-being.

To achieve these ambitious goals, our world-renowned research group has come together to form an integrated team of researchers, engineers, and health scientists whose focus is to elucidate the fundamental science and impacts of pollution, energy, and climate change and their effects on society and on our planet.

Our award-winning team conducts collaborative, fundamental research into the critical environmental and associated health issues of our time, using cutting-edge technology and scientific and engineering approaches that are state-of-the-art.

Simulations of
Air / Water
Pollution & Climate

Chemistry,
Processes, &
Measurements

Energy Sources
& Pollutant
Emissions

Health
Effects

 

News Flash

Mon, 05/20/2019
On May 20th, Jason Low of the South Coast Air Quality Management District was guest speaker at a Chemistry 241/MAE 260 class taught jointly by AirUCI faculty Barbara Finlayson-Pitts and Jack Brouwer...
Tue, 05/07/2019
AirUCI Founder, Co-Director, and Professor Barbara Finlayson-Pitts has won the 2019 Environment Prize from the Royal Society of Chemistry.  The prize is awarded every other year for...
Sat, 04/27/2019
AirUCI faculty Jack Brouwer has written an op-ed for the April 27, 2019 edition of the Los Angeles Daily News that talks about a novel energy storage solution.  As Director of UCI's National...

Event Announcements

Thu, 05/30/2019
The next session of the AirUCI internal seminars will be held on Thursday, May 30th from 12:30 - 1:30 PM in Rowland Hall room 390.  All graduate students, postdocs, or project scientists who are...
Thu, 06/13/2019
The upcoming session of the AirUCI internal seminars will be held on Thursday, June 13th from 12:30 - 1:30 PM in Rowland Hall room 390.  All graduate students, postdocs, or project scientists...
Mon, 06/24/2019 - Tue, 06/25/2019
AirUCI faculty Manabu Shiraiwa is organizing the third annual meeting of the Sloan MOCCIE group to be held June 24-25, 2019 in Chapel Hill, NC.  A key part of this group is AirUCI faculty Doug...