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).

2018

Tue, 02/27/2018
Prof. Jon Abbatt, AirUCI's Fulbright Scholar from the University of Toronto, will be giving a chemistry seminar on Tuesday, February 27 at 3.30 pm in Rowland Hall room104.  The title of his talk is "Multiphase Oxidation Chemistry: Focus on Indoor Environments".
Fri, 02/02/2018
On February 2nd, AirUCI faculty and co-Director Barbara Finlayson-Pitts will present a lecture entitled "Neonicotinoids in the Environment: How Reactive Are They?" at 2 pm which wilI be held at the Center for Occupational and Environmental Health.
Tue, 01/30/2018
Prof. Manabu Shiraiwa, AirUCI faculty, will present a seminar entitled "Multiphase Chemistry of Organic Aerosols and Reactive Oxygen Species" on January 30th from 3:30-4:30 pm in Rowland Hall room 104. The talk will cover highlights of Manabu's incredibly productive career as a Chemistry Department faculty at UCI and as a group leader at Max Planck Institute for Chemistry.
Tue, 01/23/2018
AirUCI faculty Alex Guenther will speak at the UCI Physical Sciences Breakfast Lecture Series on January 23, 2018.  The lecture will be held at the UCI Student Center, Pacific Ballroom D from 7:30–9:00 am, and his talk is entitled, "Do Trees Pollute the Air?"
Fri, 01/19/2018
On Friday, January 19, 2018 at 4:00 pm, AirUCI Fulbright Scholar Jonathan Abbatt will present a lecture in the Jenkins Room (Croul Hall 3101) entitled "Aerosol in the Arctic Summertime: Particle Formation and Growth, Clouds, and Melting Sea Ice".  All are invited.  Arctic Haze is a well known springtime phenomenon wherein high levels of aerosol are prevalent in polar regions due to efficient transport and slow deposition.  This talk will contrast Arctic Haze to the case of summertime Arctic aerosol where new field measurements demonstrate that particle nucleation and...

2017

Thu, 11/16/2017
AiUCI is hosting a graduate student, Pablo Corral Arroyo, from the Paul Scherrer Institut where he is working on multiple projects in the research group of Markus Ammann, a frequent AirUCI collaborator. On November 16 at 1 pm in Rowland Hall room 390, Pablo will be giving a talk entitiled, "Feedbacks between atmospheric aerosol microphysics and aerosol aging induced by photochemistry of iron complexes."
Mon, 11/13/2017 - Tue, 11/14/2017
AirUCI faculty Alex Guenther is organizing a Long-term Biosphere/Atmosphere Chemical Flux Workshop on the future of atmospheric chemistry research to be held at the Beckman Center on November 13-14, 2017.  The workshop is entitled hosted by AirUCI and funded by NSF, and the objective is for the scientific community to discuss strategies for developing an international effort to investigate biosphere-atmosphere chemical exchange across key ecosystems and develop innovative observational instruments and approaches that transform the community capabilities for quantifying comprehensive,...
Thu, 09/07/2017
Sergey Nizkorodov, co-Director of AirUCI, will speak to a delegation from the Université Côte d’Azur (UCA) in France on Thursday, September 7th.  UCI and UCA are strategic partners in the UCA JEDI program with various programmatic collaborations. On this visit, the delegation is seeking opportunities for students in their new interdisciplinary graduate degrees to spend six months at UCI, and Sergey will give a presentation about AirUCI's research projects and opportunities for students interested in environmental and sustainable development issues.  Previous...
Mon, 08/14/2017 - Fri, 08/18/2017
AirUCI faculty Manabu Shiraiwa is hosting a group of Japanese high school students and their advisors in a week-long event that will introduce them to some of our air pollution research and other projects.  In addition to science topics, they will learn about business, government, education, and general life experiences in Orange County.
Thu, 07/20/2017 - Fri, 07/21/2017
AirUCI faculty Manabu Shiraiwa, along with co-investtgator and fellow AirUCI faculty Doug Tobias, will be hosting a launch meeting for their new indoor air quality modeling consortium project funded by the Sloan Foundation.  The two-day event will be held in Rowland Hall room 390.