Analytical, Environmental, and Atmospheric Chemistry Division

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and CIRES, University of Colorado at Boulder


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    Division Faculty Members

    Ellie Browne

    Eleanor C. Browne
    Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Fellow of CIRES
    Ph.D. 2012, University of California at Berkeley
    Research: Chemistry of reduced nitrogen species in the atmosphere
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    Office: CIRES 141
    eleanor.browne@colorado.edu
    Phone: 303-735-7685

    Joost de Gouw

    Joost de Gouw
    Adjoint Professor of Chemistry, Fellow of CIRES
    Ph.D. 1994, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands
    Research: Volatility organic compounds (VOCs) in the atmospheric, atmospheric impact of energy systems
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    Office: NOAA CSD
    joost.degouw@noaa.gov
    Phone: 303-497-3878

    Jose-Luis Jimenez

    Jose-Luis Jimenez
    Professor of Chemistry and Fellow of CIRES
    Ph.D. 1999, M.I.T.
    Research: Atmospheric particle characterization (e.g., chemical composition, size distributions, and particle morphology), aerosol climatology, and advanced aerosol instrumentation.
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    Office: Ekeley M329
    jose.jimenez@colorado.edu
    Phone: (303) 492-3557

    Carl Koval

    Carl Koval - Currently CHEM Dept. Chair. Not currently taking students.
    Professor of Chemistry
    Ph.D. 1979, Caltech
    Research: Electrochemistry and Membrane-Based Separation Processes
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    Office: Ekeley M335
    carl.koval@colorado.edu
    Phone: (303) 492 5894

    Bob Sievers

    Bob Sievers - Not currently taking students
    Professor of Chemistry and Fellow of CIRES
    Ph.D. 1960, University of Illinois
    Research: Analytical, Pharmaceutical and Environmental Chemistry
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    Office: Ekeley W281
    bob.sievers@colorado.edu
    Phone: (303) 492 7943 and (303) 492 8083

    Margaret Tolbert

    Margaret Tolbert
    Professor of Chemistry and Fellow of CIRES
    Ph.D. 1986, Caltech
    Research: Laboratory investigations of heterogeneous chemistry
    Member, National Academy of Sciences
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    Office: CIRES 166
    margaret.tolbert@colorado.edu
    Phone: (303) 492-3179

    Rainer Volkamer

    Rainer Volkamer
    Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Fellow of CIRES
    Ph.D. 2001, Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, Germany
    Research: Atmospheric Trace Gases, Remote Sensing, Advanced Optical Spectroscopic Instrumentation.
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    Office: Ekeley M325
    rainer.volkamer@colorado.edu
    Phone: (303) 492-1843

    Paul Ziemann

    Paul Ziemann
    Professor of Chemistry and Fellow of CIRES
    Ph.D. 1991, Penn State Univ.
    Research: Organic Aerosol Chemistry
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    Office: Ekeley M335
    paul.ziemann@colorado.edu
    Phone: (303) 492 5894

    Affiliated Faculty Members

    Fernando Rosario-Ortiz

    Fernando Rosario-Ortiz
    Assistant Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
    D.Env. 2006, University of California, Los Angeles
    Research: Chemistry of reduced nitrogen species in the atmosphere
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    Office: ECES 130
    fernando.rosario@colorado.edu
    Phone: 303-492-7607