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Chemical Transport Models Textbook by Daniel J. Jacob

How do you model the things that go on with chemical elements and compounds in the atmosphere? Where does calculus come in when thinking about mass conservation and movement of chemical species in the atmosphere? 346 more words


Catholic University of America

The Catholic University of America (visited 9/13/16)

“I assumed it was going to be really, really Catholic here, but after I enrolled I learned that it’s as Catholic as you want it to be. 1,074 more words

College Visits

Into the blue. Environmental Chemistry Outreach Exhibit

Dear imaginary readers,

it’s with excitement that I can say I will be part of this amazing event curated by the Environmental Chemistry Group of the Royal society of Chemistry. 119 more words


Introduction to Atmospheric Chemistry Textbook by Daniel J. Jacob at Harvard University

What are the sources and effects of acid rain? How do pressure and temperature change with height within the atmosphere? What is a puff model? What is the Coriolis force and how does it cause different deflection of air in the different hemispheres despite being a fictitious force? 316 more words


Science slam: Enjoy learning science

A year ago I introduced some of you to the science slam world through my application. It’s about time to tell you about the consequences of that. 271 more words


Does Pittsburgh have a lead pipe problem?

The answer to this question is yes.

On January 27th 2016 an article appeared in the Pittsburgh Tribune entitled “Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority flooded with test requests amid lead concerns” … 1,086 more words