ASRC Current Faculty

Director

    Joseph, Everette

    Professor
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Director, ASRC
    Campus Address: CESTM L-119
    Phone: 518-437-8700
    Email: ejoseph@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Improving the understanding of processes that are important to climate, air quality and weather prediction

ASRC Faculty

    Ferguson, Craig R.

    Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Adjunct Faculty
    Campus Address: 251 Fuller Road
    Albany, New York 12203
    Campus Address: CESTM-L110
    Phone: 518-437-8752
    Email: crferguson@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Observing, diagnosing and understanding land-atmosphere interactions; satellite remote sensing of atmospheric profiles, soil moisture, and evapotranspiration; understanding the hydrological response to climate change; constructing climate-quality reanalyses.

    Fitzjarrald, David R.

    Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: L311 CESTM
    Phone: 518-437-8735
    Email: dfitzjarrald@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Boundary layer meteorology; local wind systems; observations of forest-atmosphere interactions; tropical meteorology

    Freedman, Jeffrey Michael

    Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: 251 Fuller Road
    Albany, New York 12203
    Campus Address: CESTM L-312
    Phone: 518-437-8737
    Email: jfreedman@albany.edu

    Harrison, Lee

    Senior Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: CESTM L-317
    Phone: 518-437-8741
    Email: lharrison@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Cloud Physics, Radiation Transfer, Instrumentation, Hurricanes, Aviation Weather

    Joseph, Everette

    Professor
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Director, ASRC
    Campus Address: CESTM L-119
    Phone: 518-437-8700
    Email: ejoseph@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Improving the understanding of processes that are important to climate, air quality and weather prediction

    Lance, Sara

    Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Phone: 518-437 8663
    Email: smlance@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Laboratory and field studies to investigate aerosol-cloud interactions relevant for climate, visibility and human health

    Lu, Cheng-Hsuan

    Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Adjunct Faculty - Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
    Campus Address: CESTM L115
    Phone: 518-437-8771
    Email: clu4@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Global aerosol modeling, regional air quality forecasting, land surface modeling

    Miller, Scott D.

    Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Adjunct Professor
    Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
    Campus Address: CESTM L317
    Phone: 518-437-8799
    Email: smiller@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Surface exchange processes. How heat, momentum, and trace gases (e.g., CO2) are transferred between the earth's surface and the atmosphere

    Min, Qilong

    Professor
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: 251 Fuller Road, Albany
    New York 12203
    Phone: 518-437-8742
    Email: qmin@albany.edu

    Perez, Richard

    Senior Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: 251 Fuller Road
    Albany, New York 12203
    Phone: 518-437-8751
    Email: rperez@albany.edu

    Schwab, James

    Senior Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Research Associate Professor
    Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
    Campus Address: 251 Fuller Road
    Albany, New York 12203
    Campus Address: CESTM L107
    Phone: 518-437-8754
    Email: jschwab@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Field Measurements of Trace Gas and Aerosol Pollutants, Urban, Near Roadway, and On Road Measurements of Pollutants, Instrument and Method Development and Evaluation for Continuous Measurement Systems, Measurement and Analysis of New Particle Formation, Laboratory Measurements of Aerosol Chemistry and Dynamics, and Evaluation of Instrumentation, Evaluation and Analysis of Measurement Data, including Long Term Trends of Trace Species, and Detailed Analysis of Intensive Field Projects

    Sulia, Kara

    Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: CESTM L106
    Phone: 518-437-8755
    Email: ksulia@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Ice Crystal Growth Theory, Numerical Cloud Modeling, Arctic Stratiform Cloud Evolution, Mid-Latitude Winter Storms, Microphysical Impacts on Clouds and Climate, Polarimetric Radar Verification Techniques

    Walcek, Chris J.

    Senior Research Associate
    Campus Address: 251 Fuller Road, Albany
    New York 12203
    Campus Address: CESTM- ASRC
    Phone: 518-437-8720
    Email: cwalcek@albany.edu

    Wang, Wei-Chyung

    Professor
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: 251 Fuller Road
    Albany, New York 12203
    Campus Address: L207 - CESTM
    Phone: 518-437-8708
    Email: wcwang@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Modeling and observational studies of climate changes due to changes in atmospheric constituents (gases and aerosols).

    Yu, Fangqun

    Senior Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Adjunct Faculty
    Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
    Campus Address: CESTM L208
    Phone: 518-437-8767
    Email: fyu@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Molecular scale investigation of environmental nucleation processes through computational quantum study and kinetic nucleation modeling, Formation and growth of tropospheric particles: Modeling, data analyses, and comparisons

Adjunct Faculty

    Dutkiewicz, Vincent A.

    Adjunct Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: CESTM, L219
    Phone: 518-437 8725
    Email: vdutkiewicz@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Atmospheric air quality

    Husain, Liaquat

    Adjunct Professor
    Environmental Health Sciences
    Adjunct Research Associate
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: Empire State Plaza D349A, Albany NY 12201
    Phone: 518-437-8725
    Email: lhusain@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Global Climate Change, Black carbon particles in the northeastern US, and in the Arctic Circle

Faculty Emeriti

    Demerjian, Kenneth L.

    Emeritus Professor/Director
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Campus Address: CESTM I
    Phone: 518-437-8705
    Email: kdemerjian@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Atmospheric photolytic rate constants, chemical kinetics of elementary atmospheric reactions and mechanistic pathways of polluted and clean atmospheres, evaluation and measurement of atmospheric trace gases and particulate matter, air quality forecast models and diagnostic analysis of atmospheric processes, uncertainty in theoretical models of atmospheric processes, air quality, and pollutant exposures, advanced air quality modeling techniques.

    Lala, Garland

    Professor Emeritus
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Phone: 518-437-8703
    Email: glala@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Cloud Physics, Aerosol Physics

    Mohnen, Volker

    Professor Emeritus
    Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
    Phone: 518-437-8704
    Email: volker.mohnen@dlr.de

    Research Interests: Cloud Physics