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).


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...
Tue, 01/16/2018
AirUCI faculty Craig Murray will present a lecture on January 16, 2018 at 11:30 am in Rowland Hall room 104.  The title of his talk is, "Photodissociation dynamics and reaction kinetics: a collection of short stories."


Thu, 11/16/2017
AirUCI 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 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, long-term...
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.    
Thu, 07/20/2017 - Fri, 07/21/2017
AirUCI faculty Manabu Shiraiwa and Doug Tobias will host the kick-off event for the MOdelling Consortium for Chemistry of Indoor Environments (MOCCIE), a new modelling consortium within the Alfred P. Sloan Chemistry of Indoor Environments program.  This two-day event will be held in Rowland Hall room 390 on July 20-21, 2017.  The group will address individual model and research plans, experimental projects, model integration, and synergies and opportunities among other topics.  For additional information, contact Melissa Sweet (949) 824-2628.
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...