Past Events

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


Event Date: Wed, 01/07/2015

AirUCI researchers will make a virtual classroom visit to C. E. Utt Middle School in Tustin, California on Wednesday, January 7th.  Utt chemistry teachers Kristina Posavec and Ian Williamson will preside over seven periods of chemistry classes during the whole day, while AirUCI team members give presentations on our research and answer student questions via Skype.  We'll also present a virtual lab tour showing students our advanced equipment and giving them a taste of our experiments.  At least 14 AirUCI team members will participate in this outreach, from undergraduates to grad students...

Event Date: Mon, 01/05/2015

Professor Heather Allen of the Ohio State University will present a lecture at noon on Monday, January 5th entitled “Organization at the Air-Water Interface: Atmospheric Aerosols to Biomembranes”.  The talk will be held in Natural Sciences Building 2, room 1201.




Event Date: Fri, 12/19/2014

On Friday, December 19th, the Environmental Health Sciences Graduate Program Seminar will be held from 3:30 to 5:00 pm at UCI's Center for Occupational and Environmental Health.  Professor Jesus Araujo (MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology) of the UCLA School of Medicine will present a lecture entitled "Air Pollution and Heart Disease: Where is the Missing Link?"

The Center for Occupational and Environmental Health is located at 100 Theory Drive (off California Avenue between Bison and Academy) Suite 100, and the lecture will be held in the large conference room 158...

Event Date: Thu, 11/06/2014 to Fri, 11/07/2014

AirUCI Director Barbara Finlayson-Pitts has been invited to present the prestigeous Walter J. Chute lectures at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia.  The Chute public lecture, entitled “Air Pollution, Acid Rain, and Climate Change: Perspectives from the Past and Future Challenges,” will be held on November 6th, 2014.  The Chute research lecture, “Mysteries of Particles in Air: Research Challenges and Why We Should Care,” will take place on November 7th and will be attended by the university's faculty, graduate students, and researchers as well as the scientific community. 

Event Date: Wed, 11/05/2014

AirUCI Director Barbara Finlayson-Pitts has been invited to deliver two lectures at Trent University in Ontario, Canada on November 5, 2014.  The public lecture is entitled "Air Pollution, Acid Rain, and Climate Change: Perspectives from the Past and Future Challenges" while the research colloquium is entitled "The Birth and Growth of Particles in Air: Future Challenges and Why We Should Care."

Event Date: Fri, 10/24/2014 to Sat, 10/25/2014

The Second Aerosol Dosimetry Conference—organized and hosted by AirUCI PIs Robert Phalen, Michael Kleinman, and Ralph Delfino—will be held at the Beckman Center in Irvine, California on October 24 and 25, 2014.  A broad range of topics will be discussed, with abstracts submitted from six nations.  AirUCI researchers will present posters and act as Session Monitors for the event.  For more information visit the conference web site.


Event Date: Tue, 10/07/2014

On October 7, 2014 at 4:00 pm, AirUCI PI Michael Kleinman will host a student webinar event called Program in a Box presented by the American Chemical Society.  The event will be held in Rowland Hall 390 and is geared toward undergrads — the topic is “Communicating your Science”. 

Event Date: Tue, 09/16/2014

AirUCI will host a lecture by Jonathan Slade of State University of New York at Stony Brook on September 16, 2014.  The talk, entitled "Chemical aging of biomass burning organic aerosol by OH: uptake kinetics, products, and dependence on oxidant concentration and particle phase," will be held at 11 am in Rowland Hall 390.

Event Date: Tue, 09/09/2014 to Thu, 09/11/2014

AirUCI will again be hosting a two-day workshop at the Lake Arrowhead Conference Center for our graduate students, postdocs, and project scientists which will be held September 9-11, 2014.  This is an opportunity for our researchers to hear about the studies being conducted in other groups and to form potential research collaborations.  For details, contact Melissa Sweet at 949-824-2628.

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Event Date: Thu, 08/07/2014

On Thursday, August 7, AirUCI will sponsor Dr. Judith Lattimer in a lecture hosted by the Hemminger research group.  The talk will begin at 11 am in Rowland Hall 390, entitled "Covalent attachment of metal complexes and molecular catalysts to Si(111) surfaces".