Jimenez Research Group

Department of Chemistry and CIRES, University of Colorado at Boulder


Group Members

Jose Jose-Luis Jimenez, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry and Fellow of CIRES
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, M.I.T., 1999
Research: Atmospheric particle characterization (e.g., chemical composition, size distributions, and particle morphology), aerosol climatology, and advanced aerosol instrumentation.
Homepage
jose.jimenez@colorado.edu
Phone: (303) 492-3557
Fax: (303) 492-1149

Research Scientists

Doug Day Doug Day, Ph.D.
Education:Ph.D., Physical/Atmospheric Chemistry, 2003, University of California, Berkeley with Ron Cohen
Research: Instrument development and application for the study of submicron particle and gas-phase chemistry.
Phone:(303) 492-0594
Email: douglas.day@colorado.edu
Pedro Campuzano-Jost Pedro Campuzano-Jost, Ph.D.
Education:Ph.D. in Atmospheric Chemistry, Max Planck Institut für Chemie, Mainz, Germany, with John Crowley and Geert Moortgat
Research: Aircraft ToF-AMS deployment and data analysis, instrument development.
Phone: (303) 492-0594
Email: Pedro.campuzanoJost-1@colorado.edu
Harald Stark Harald Stark, Ph.D.
Education: Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, 1999, Universität Göttingen, Germany, with Jürgen Troe.
Research: TOF-CIMS analysis software development, instrument development and data analysis.
Phone: (303) 492-0820
Email: Harald.Stark@colorado.edu
David Thompson David Thomson, Ph.D.
Education: Ph.D. and M.S. in Physics, University of VA, 1988 and 1990
Research: Atmospheric chemistry instrument development, data acquisition and analysis software.
Email: thomsond@colorado.edu

Postdoctoral Researchers

Wei Wei Hu Wei Wei Hu, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, CIRES and Dept. of Chemistry
Ph.D., in Atmospheric Sciences, 2013, Peking University, China, with Min Hu
Research: SOA formation in biogenic areas by combining an Oxidation Flow Reactor (OFR) with the AMS and other instruments
Interests: Secondary organic aerosol chemistry; instrumentation for organic species measurement.
E-mail: weiwei.hu-1@colorado.edu
Phone: (303) 735-5990
Zhe Peng Zhe Peng, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, CIRES
Education: Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, 2013, Université Paris-Sud, France, with Pascal Pernot and Nathalie Carrasco
Research: Modeling of secondary organic aerosols for field studies and flow reactor experiments
E-mail:zhe.peng@colorado.edu
Phone: (303) 735-5990

Co-Advised Postdoctoral Researcher

Shang Liu Shang Liu, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, CIRES
Main Advisor: Prof. Paul Ziemann
Education: Ph.D. in Atmospheric Sciences, 2012, University of California, San Diego with Lynn Russell
Research: Indoor air chemistry.
E-mail:shang.liu@colorado.edu
Phone: (303)492.0594

Ph.D Students

Amber M. Ortega Amber M. Ortega, M.S., B.S.
Ph.D. Student, Atmospheric and Oceanic Science.
Education: M.S. and B.S. in Meteorology, Penn State University, 2008
Research: Investigation of Secondary Organic Aerosol Formation from Different Sources and Ambient Environments.
First Author Pubs from the Group: ACPD 2013
Interests: biking, hiking, cooking, wine, gardening, belly dancing, and music
E-mail: amber.ortega@colorado.edu
Phone: (303) 735-5990
Brett Palm Brett Palm, B.S.
Ph.D. Student, Chemistry
Education: B.S. in Chemistry, Darmouth College, 2009
Research: Secondary Organic Aerosol (SOA) formation.
Interests:
brett.palm@colorado.edu
Phone: (303) 735-5990
Samantha Thompson Samantha Thompson, B.A.
Ph.D. Student, Chemistry
Education: B.A. in Chemistry, Carleton College, 2011
Research:
Interests:
E-mail: samantha.thompson@colorado.edu
Phone:(303) 735-5990
Jordan Krechmer Jordan Krechmer, A.B.
Ph.D. Student, Chemistry
Education: A.B. in Physics, German, Bowdoin College 2007
Research: Instrument development, mass spectrometry, secondary organic aerosol formation.
E-mail: jordan.krechmer@colorado.edu
Phone: (303) 735-5990

Associate Scientists

Donna Sueper Donna Sueper
Education: B.A. Math & Chemistry, 1986, Briar Cliff University
Research: Development, application, maintenance, and support of data analysis software for Time-of-Flight Aerosol Mass Spectrometers (ToF-AMSs)
E-mail:donna.sueper@colorado.edu
Phone: (303) 735-0644
Philip Handley Philip Handley
Education: B.A. Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara
Interests: Aviation, Systems Administration, Sci-Fi, the outdoors.
E-mail: tbd@colorado.edu
Phone: (303) 492-4988

Visiting Scientists

Joel Kimmel Joel Kimmel, Ph.D.
Education:Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, 2004, Stanford University, with Richard Zare
Research: Improved instrumentation for aerosol mass spectrometry.
First Author Pubs from the Group: IJMS 2011
Art Braundmeier Art Braundmeier, Ph.D.
Education: Ph.D. Solid State Physics and Health Physics; University of Tennessee & Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 1970.
Research: Instrument and software development, thin films for optical devices, magnetic thin film characteristics in the RF.
Email: art.braundmeier@gmail.com