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Fall 2018 AGU meeting presentations by DeCarlo Group

AGU 2018 Fall meeting starts with a presentation by Ben Werden a Ph.D. Candidate in the DeCarlo group discussing the Nepal Ambient Monitoring and Source Testing Experiment Wed 16:13-16:27 https://agu.confex.com/agu/fm18/meetingapp.cgi/Paper/397604 Presentations continue with 3 simultaneous posters on Thursday 8AM noon: 1) … Continue reading

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Op-ed on Methane leakage in Pennsylvania and beyond

Dr. DeCarlo authored an op-ed in the Morning Call on the importance of curtailing methane emissions from natural gas operations.  This op-ed includes a discussion of methane measurement results by Dr. Doug Goetz when he was a Ph.D. student in … Continue reading

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Dr. DeCarlo selected as Highly Cited Research for 5th year

In the annual list of Highly Cited Researchers compiled by Clarivate Analytics, Dr. DeCarlo was selected for his publication record in the field of Geosciences.  This marks the 5th consecutive year for the honor.  It is a tribute to all … Continue reading

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Undergraduate Research Award from Eastern Analytical Symposium given to Erin Katz

Erin Katz was selected to receive and Undergraduate Research Award from the Eastern Analytical Symposium for her outstanding work on Indoor Aerosols.  As part of the Award, Erin attended the symposium and presented her research as part of the HOMEChem … Continue reading

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Blowing Snow as a particle source in Antarctica (and more…)

Michael Giordano, Ph.D. led a team of authors from Drexel, University of Colorado, and University of Michigan on a new paper from the DeCarlo Group on the results of the 2ODIAC campaign in Antarctica. During 2 separate measurement seasons, we … Continue reading

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Wharton Business Radio Discussion of Methane Emissions from Oil and Gas

Knowledge@Wharton a radio show from Wharton Business Radio did a piece a couple weeks ago in which Dr DeCarlo was one of the guests on the show along with Ramon Alvarez, Sean Wright, two authors from the recent science paper … Continue reading

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Third-hand smoke paper published in Science Advances

The DeCarlo group’s work on third hand smoke in non-smoking environments was just published in Science Advances.  During this work, we found that third-hand smoke, or the residue of cigarette smoke left behind on surfaces, can contribute a significant fraction … Continue reading

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Antarctica Bound!

It’s NSF official (Award 1341492)!!  The DeCarlo group in collaboration with researchers from the University of Colorado are heading to Antarctica to measure aerosols in the Antarctic spring/summer.  We’ll be taking our Aerosol Mass Spectrometer (Aerodyne Research Inc.), a new … Continue reading

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Doug Goetz Receives Koerner Award

Doug Goetz from the DeCarlo group was selected as a 2014 recipient of the Koerner Award in the Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering.  He was selected for this award based on his outstanding reasearch on Air Emissions from … Continue reading

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Dr. DeCarlo gives talk at Unconventional Natural Gas Development Symposium at the University of Pennsylvania

Dr. DeCarlo was invited to give a short presentation on air quality impacts associated with unconventional natural gas development.  The Symposium was well attended by local researchers, regulatory officials, industrial groups, elected officials, community groups, and medical professionals.  There was good … Continue reading

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