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A Road Trip Extended: Fingerprinting Chemicals in the Air From the UNC Smog Chamber to Chinese Megacities

March 4 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Environmental Sciences and Engineering Centennial Seminar Series

Speaker: Jian Zhen Yu (PhD, 1996)
Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering 2020 Distinguished Alumna

Dr. Yu is a professor in the Department of Chemistry and the Division of Environment at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and is director of HKUST’s Environmental Central Facility and Atmospheric Research Center. Her research specializes in analytical method development for atmospheric applications, chemical characterization of urban and continental aerosols, chemical transformation of organic compounds in air, source apportionment of air pollutants and chemical kinetic modeling of atmospheric reactions. Yu graduated with a doctoral degree from UNC in 1996 and is the recipient of the 2020 Distinguished Alumna Award from the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering.

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