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).


Fri, 04/08/2016
On Friday, April 8th, AirUCI will host a group of Advanced Placement chemistry students from Troy High School in Fullerton.  The group will view presentations about our research and tour the Finlayson-Pitts, Nizkorodov, and Saltzman labs.
Tue, 03/29/2016
On Tuesday, March 29th Prof. Miriam Freedman of Penn State University will give a lecture at 3.30 in Rowland Hall room 104.  The title of her talk is “The Structure of Atmospheric Particles & Impacts on Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate".  
Thu, 03/24/2016
AirUCI PI Craig Murray is organizing the annual Informal Symposium on Kinetics and Photochemical Processes in the Atmosphere conference to be held at UCI on March 24, 2016 at the UCI Student Center.  Invited guests will speak, and talks and posters from our group will be presented by researchers of all levels — from graduate students to faculty.  For additional information and to register for this event, please visit the Murray Research Group ISKPPA page.
Tue, 03/22/2016 - Thu, 03/24/2016
AirUCI’s partner institute, the Advanced Power and Energy Program (APEP), is hosting ICEPAG 2016: Microgrid Global Summit to be held March 22-24, 2016.  This event is a gathering of global energy professionals focused on the business and technology issues of: Utility distribution Microgrids End user deployments Remote Microgrids The economics of Microgrids Microgrid controllers To capture an integrated view of clean energy systems more effectively than any other forum, the Microgrid Global Summit also addresses: The spectrum of clean energy generation...
Tue, 03/22/2016
On Tuesday, March 22nd at 3.30 pm, Prof. Jesse Kroll of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will give a talk, entitled "Oxidative aging of organic aerosol: kinetics, mechanism, and impacts".  The lecture will be held in Rowland Hall room 390.
Mon, 03/21/2016
Dr. Hajime Akimoto of the National Institute for Environmental Studies in Japan will give a talk entitled, "My Atmospheric Chemistry Research: Past and Present - Homage to Prof. James N. Pitts, Jr." on Monday, March 21st at noon in Natural Sciences 2, room 1201.  
Wed, 03/09/2016
NOTE: This page will be updated with new EACCO talks for the 2017-2018 school year as they are scheduled.   AirUCI has initiated a career seminar series called EACCO (Exposure to Advanced Chemistry Career Opportunities) in which past graduate students and post-doctoral researchers are returning to UCI (in person or via Skype) to share their career experiences and opportunities to benefit current graduate students and post-docs.  Returning PhD chemists and engineers are currently employed in several areas, including federal and state air quality and energy regulatory agencies,...
Wed, 02/17/2016
AirUCI PI Doug Tobias will give a presentation at the University Club on Wednesday, February 17 at 4:00 pm, to be followed by a reception.  The title of his lecture is, "Make Believe Molecules in Motion".
Tue, 02/02/2016
Prof. Allan Bertram of the University of British Columbia will give a talk on Tuesday, Februay 2nd in Rowland Hall room 104, hosted by UCI's Department of Chemistry.  His talk is entitled, “Phase Transitions and Viscosities in Atmospheric Particles”.
Fri, 01/29/2016
Dr. Armin Hansel of the University of Innsbruck and Ionicon will present a talk on January 29, 2016 at 3:00 pm in the Croul Hall main seminar room, sponsored jointly by UCI's Chemistry and Earth System Sciences departments.  There are two talk titles: Title 1: “Plant surface reactions: an ozone defense mechanism impacting atmospheric chemistry” Title 2: “The PTR3-TOF: an ultra-sensitive instrument reaching sub ppq levels"