Atmospheric Integrated Research at University of California, Irvine

Past Events

Below is a list of past events related to AirUCI (sorted with the most recent first).

2017

Tue, 05/16/2017
On May 16, 2017 at 11:00 am, AirUCI faculty Steven Davis will be part of a panel discussion on the question of whether China wlll abide by their climate agreements if the Trump Administration fails to fulfill America's climate pledge.  This event will be held in the LAW building, room 3750 and attendees must register to participate; here is the event information:   UCI's Long-China Institute presents Can China Save Us from Global Warming? Under the Trump administration, it is increasingly clear that the U.S. will renege on its commitment to address global climate change and...
Mon, 04/24/2017
AirUCI will host a seminar on April 24, 2017 by Dr. Jessica Gilman of NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory.  The talk will be held in Rowland Hall room 390 beginning at noon and is entitled “Shale oil and natural gas: characterizing the emissions of volatile organic compounds and their impacts on air quality in several U.S. shale basins”.
Tue, 04/18/2017 - Wed, 04/19/2017
Updated page and videos are now available!   AirUCI is proud to partner with the American Chemical Society as it dedicates our building, Rowland Hall, as a national science landmark for the work done by F. Sherwood Rowland and Mario Molina in discovering the "ozone hole" over Antarctica, a discovery that won them the Nobel Prize.  The dedication ceremony will be held outside the Rowland Hall lobby on April 18th at 4:00 pm. We ask that you individually  RSVP to the dedication ceremony.   In conjunction with this landmark dedication, AirUCI will host a two-day...
Mon, 03/13/2017
On March 13, 2017, AirUCI will host a seminar by our collaborator, Dr. Alexander Laskin of the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.  The talk will be held at 3.00 pm in Rowland Hall room 390 and is entitled “Multi-Phase Chemistry of Atmospheric Particles”.
Thu, 02/23/2017
Prof. Sally Ng of Georgia Tech will visit AirUCI and give a talk on February 23, 2017 at 11 am in Rowland Hall room 390.  The talk is entitled "Chemical characterization and water solubility of organic aerosols in the southeastern United States".
Thu, 02/16/2017 - Fri, 02/17/2017
The AirUCI faculty will be on retreat in Borrego Springs, California from February 16-17, 2017. We will use this time to discuss ongoing research, new collaborative projects, joint grant opportunities, and upcoming AirUCI events.
Tue, 02/14/2017
Professor Sarah Trimpin from Wayne State University in Indiana will give the PChem lecture on February 14, 2017 and will be visiting the AirUCI group that morning to tour our labs and discuss our recent research with our team. 
Sat, 01/28/2017
On Saturday, January 28, at Irvine Valley College, AirUCI graduate student Kurtis Malecha will serve as a judge at the Astounding Inventions™ Contest.  This is an invention competition for elementary and middle school students from the Irvine Unified and Tustin Unified School Districts where they present an impressive display of creative and imaginative innovations.
Tue, 01/24/2017
On January 24, 2017, AirUCI will host lab tours for a group of 25 undergraduates from the Northwest Agriculture & Forestry University, China.

2016

Thu, 11/10/2016
As part of AirUCI's EACCO outreach endeavor, on Thursday, November 10th we will host a Skype talk by Dr. Tracy Caldwell Dyson, NASA astronaut and former grad student in the Hemminger and Finlayson-Pitts research groups.  The talk will begin at noon in Rowland Hall room 390.  She will be speaking about her career path and experiences as an astronaut.