ARB Research Seminar

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Atmospheric Chemistry of VOCs

Photo of Roger Atkinson, Ph.D.

Roger Atkinson, Ph.D., Department of Environmental Sciences, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Riverside

October 30, 2002
9530 Telstar Avenue, Annex IV, El Monte, California

Research Project
Morning Presentation by Janet Arey


The present status of knowledge of the atmospheric chemistry of the major classes of VOCs emitted from vehicles (alkanes, alkenes and aromatic hydrocarbons) and of their atmospheric reaction products will be presented and illustrated by recent research carried out at the Air Pollution Research Center for the Air Resources Board and other agencies.

Speaker Biography

Roger Atkinson is a Research Chemist at the Air Pollution Research Center and a Professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences and the Department of Chemistry at UC Riverside. He is the author or co-author of over 300 technical publications dealing with the atmospheric chemistry of volatile organic compounds.

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