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NSF Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment

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The Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment (CAICE) focuses on improving our understanding of how aerosol particles impact the environment, air quality, and climate. Led by Prof. Kimberly Prather, UC San Diego Distinguished Chair in Atmospheric Chemistry, the Center’s goal is to understand critical details regarding the chemistry of aerosols. In addition to performing innovative chemistry research, CAICE is committed to sharing our knowledge and passion for science with the broader community and we have a robust outreach and citizen science programs. 

 

Programs by NSF Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment

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Aerosols, Clouds and Climate!

Learn about both natural (ash, sea spray, dust) and human (pollution) sources of aerosols and why understanding aerosols is important to our climate and our health. See a cloud in a bottle demonstration, incomplete combustion demonstration, and...

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Education: Other Educational Organization

Contact

Jeanette McConnell   jmcconnell@ucsd.edu
University of California, San Diego, Urey Hall, Room 1200
La Jolla CA 92093-0314
6615238720
United States

caice.ucsd.edu

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The programs of NSF Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment cover:

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