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David Carpenter

David Carpenter
School of Public Health
Director
Department: Institute for Health and the Environment
Department: Environmental Health Sciences


Expert in the following: Human health effects of environmental contaminants, including metals and organic compounds.
Campus phone: (518) 525-2660
Campus email: dcarpenter@albany.edu


John Delano

John Delano
College of Arts and Sciences
Distinguished Teaching Professor
Department: Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences


Expert in the following: Space exploration; NASA; renewable energy; solar power; moon; astrobiology; environmental science
Campus phone: (518) 442-4479
Campus email: jdelano@albany.edu



        Craig Ferguson

Craig Ferguson
College of Arts and Sciences
Research Associate
Department: Atmospheric Sciences Research Center


Expert in the following: Terrestrial hydrology and hydrometeorology; satellite remote sensing; climate reconstruction and predictability; global climate change
Campus phone: (518) 437-8752
Campus email: crferguson@albany.edu



        Jeff Freedman

Jeff Freedman
College of Arts and Sciences
Research Associate
Department: Atmospheric Sciences Research Center


Expert in the following: Wind and solar power production forecasting; resource assessment; weather and climate influences; interaction of wind farms with the atmospheric boundary layer
Campus phone: (518) 437-8737
Campus email: jfreedman@albany.edu


Sanjay Goel

Sanjay Goel
School of Business
Associate Professor
Department: Information Technology Management


Expert in the following: Information security; hacking; computer forensics; information security risk analysis; biological models for security; wireless security; botnets (zombie computers); nanosensor networks; self-organizing systems complexity; optimization; information security education.Dr. Goel can address the threat to personal information security involving such issues as the hacking of online retailer sites.
Campus phone: (518) 442-4925
Campus email: goel@albany.edu



        Everette Joseph

Everette Joseph
College of Arts and Sciences
Director
Department: Atmospheric Sciences Research Center


Expert in the following: Impact of aerosols on climate and weather; satellite use in atmospheric observation; weather, climate and air quality forecasts
Campus phone: (518) 437-8705
Campus email: ejoseph@albany.edu


Kajal Lahiri

Kajal Lahiri
College of Arts and Sciences
Distinguished Professor
Department: Economics


Expert in the following: Economic forecasting; applied econometrics; economics of health and disability; New York State economy; New York regional economic trends; economics of energy; transportation economics; energy/gasoline prices
Campus phone: (518) 442-4758
Campus email: klahiri@albany.edu


Indu Lnu

Indu Lnu
University Offices
Department: Office for Environmental Sustainability


Expert in the following: Energy efficiency and conservation; sustainability; building energy performance
Campus phone: (518) 442-3183
Campus email: ilnu@albany.edu


Mary Ellen Mallia

Mary Ellen Mallia
University Offices
Director
Department: Office for Environmental Sustainability


Expert in the following: Sustainability; ecological economics; recycling; education; formulating and implementing sustainable practices.
Campus phone: (518) 442-2862
Campus email: mmallia@albany.edu



        Scott Miller

Scott Miller
College of Arts and Sciences
Research Associate
Department: Atmospheric Sciences Research Center


Expert in the following: Micrometeorology; field measurements of momentum, heat, water, and trace gas (e.g., carbon dioxide) exchange between the atmosphere and terrestrial ecosystems, lakes, and the ocean
Campus phone: (518) 437-8799
Campus email: smiller@albany.edu


Richard Perez

Richard Perez
University at Albany
Department: Atmospheric Sciences Research Center


Expert in the following: Solar and renewable energy; environment; economics.
Campus phone: (518) 437-8751
Campus email: rperez@albany.edu



        Fangqun Yu

Fangqun Yu
College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Atmospheric Sciences Research Center


Expert in the following: Atmospheric aerosols and global climate impact; air quality; radiation; atmospheric chemistry
Campus phone: (518) 437-8767
Campus email: fyu@albany.edu



        Liming Zhou

Liming Zhou
College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor
Department: Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences


Expert in the following: Land-surface remote sensing; land-climate interactions; land-surface modeling
Campus phone: (518) 442-4446
Campus email: lzhou@albany.edu