Tara I. Yacovitch

Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, University of California at Berkeley

Dr. Yacovitch is a principal scientist at the Center for Atmospheric and Environmental Chemistry, Aerodyne Research, Inc. Her research interests include development and use of trace gas instrumentation, with a focus on ethane and the isotopes of methane. She is also heavily involved in field projects aimed at detecting and quantifying methane emissions from oil and gas source; measuring emission factors from aircraft exhaust; and tracing the photochemistry of ozone formation in urban areas.