ARL Weekly News – November 16, 2018

HQ At the 2018 Fall Meeting of the National Atmospheric Deposition Program (NADP), Winston Luke was elected to serve as Secretary of the Network Operations Subcommittee (NOS) of NADP. The NOS oversees field-siting criteria and laboratory and sample collection protocols, and evaluates equipment and record keeping methods. After serving for one year as Secretary, Dr.…

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ARL Weekly News – November 9, 2018

ATDD ATDD’s Howard Diamond and Tilden Meyers participated in NOAA’s Climate Program Office (CPO) Earth System Science and Modeling meeting November 6-7 in Silver Spring, Maryland, along with ARL’s Acting Director, Dr. Ariel Stein. Diamond presented “Air Resources Laboratory’s Role in a Bedrock to Boundary Layer (B2B) Initiative” and Meyers co-presented “A Multi-Lab Integrated Observation…

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ARL Weekly News – November 2, 2018

HQ Winston Luke will travel to Albany, New York from November 4-10 to attend the technical and science committee meetings of the National Atmospheric Deposition Program (NADP). NADP is a cooperative program of federal, state, tribal and local agencies, educational institutions, private companies and non-governmental organizations, and provides long-term, high-quality air and precipitation measurements to…

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ARL Weekly News – October 26, 2018

HQ The 17th Annual Community Modeling and Analysis System (CMAS) Conference, sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, was held between October 22 and 24, 2018 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. ARL led and contributed to 10 presentations. Youhua Tang, Tianfeng Chai and Daniel Tong focused on emission modeling and gave the following presentations: “HI…

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ARL Weekly News – October 19, 2018

HQ Pius Lee attended an annual Interagency Monitoring of Protected Visual Environment (IMPROVE) Network Steering Committee Meeting in Fort Collins, Colorado, October 16-17. IMPROVE is one of the longest running surface speciated particulate matter monitoring network that had its first every third day continuous speciated aerosol mass sample taken in 1988. IMPROVE is largely led…

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ARL Weekly News – October 5, 2018

FRD Dennis Finn submitted an abstract entitled “Wind Direction Changes and Plume Behavior in Very Stable Conditions” to the 2019 American Meteorological Society meeting next January in Phoenix. The abstract has been accepted for oral presentation as part of the 21st Conference on Air Chemistry. This work is based on tracer and stable boundary layer…

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