Archives - 2017

Snapshots in Time: Using fire and logging to recreate a century of forest history at the U-M Biological Station

November 27 2017 - 12:00am

Snapshots in Time: Using fire and logging to recreate a century of forest history at the U-M Biological Station  In Pellston, Michigan researchers and firefighters work to establish the sixth “burn plot” in a long-running experiment that seeks to approximate, on a tiny scale, the epic lumbering and wildfire disturbances that transformed the forest—at the…

Aerosol Formation Study with California Sage Plants

November 15 2017 - 1:16am

In cooperation with Professor Celia Faiola of the University of California Irvine, Aerodyne researchers are studying aerosol formation from live California sage plants. For three weeks, California-grown Salvia mellifera are living in a miniature environmental chamber. Plant emissions are passed through an oxidation flow reactor, after which the aerosol and gas-phase products are measured with…

ARI instruments, SP-AMS and a PAM, help Los Alamos National Labs learn more about the chemical properties of aerosols from fires

September 20 2017 - 2:43pm

Keeping an eye on smokey skies Los Alamos scientists have spent over a decade investigating airborne particle distribution and properties from fires. September 12, 2017 Spurred by acquiring a soot-particle time-of-flight aerosol mass spectrometer and a special reactor for mimicking the photochemistry the particles’ experience as they age in the atmospheres, Los Alamos is now…

Aerodyne Research and Air Force Small Business Innovation Research Videos

August 01 2017 - 1:06pm

The following videos have been added to the Aerodyne Research Youtube Channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHX1uFM4ojgyMnP0OCgNfJQ Seeding The Future: Aerodyne Research, Inc. With assistance from the Air Force Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer Program, Aerodyne Research, a small business located in Boston, Massachusetts, developed a means of providing a measurement of the amount of soot…

AMS and CIMS Users Meetings

July 07 2017 - 10:30am

ARI recently held two very successful meetings for the users of our CIMS and AMS instruments.  Over 160 people were in attendance at the Chinese AMS users meeting held at Peking University, Beijing, China in May.  In June scientists attended ARI 6th annual ToF-CIMS Users meeting at the Cultural Centre Sofia, Helsinki, Finland.

ARI will attend GGMT-2017

July 07 2017 - 10:26am

ARI will attend the 9th WMO/IAEA Meeting on Carbon Dioxide, Other Greenhouse Gases, and Related Measurement Techniques (GGMT-2017) 27-31 August 2017 to be held in Dübendorf, Switzerland.

Aerodyne Research authored paper voted Best of the Best in 2016

April 11 2017 - 3:25pm

Environmental Science and Technology Letters article “Observation of Fullerene Soot in Eastern China”, by Junfeng Wang, Timothy B. Onasch, Xinlei Ge, Sonya Collier, Qi Zhang, Yele Sun, Huan Yu, Mindong Chen, André S. H. Prévôt, and Douglas R. Worsnop was voted Best of the Best in 2016. View article http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/acs.estlett.6b00044

Aerodyne ToF-CIMS Users Meeting June 2017

February 10 2017 - 3:40am

On Monday, June 12 through Thursday, June 15, 2017 there will be an Aerodyne ToF-CIMS Users Meeting in Helsinki, Finland. The meeting will be jointly hosted by the University of Helsinki and Aerodyne Research, Inc.

ACS 2017 National Award Recipient Dr. Douglas Worsnop

January 18 2017 - 1:08pm

Aerodyne is pleased to announce that Dr. Douglas Worsnop has won the 2017 American Chemical Society’s National Award for Creative Advances in Environmental Science and Technology. He will be honored at the Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, in conjunction with the 253rd ACS National Meeting in San Francisco, CA.  

Aerodyne will attend EGU 2017

January 18 2017 - 12:55am

Aerodyne Research will attend the European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly 2017 in Vienna, Austria the week of April 23-28, 2017.