Nishit Shetty

By nishit.shetty on November 20, 2017 in Lab Members

Biography Nishit Shetty received his Bachelors in Technology in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar in 2016. As a PhD student, he is working on determining correction factors for conversion from bulk to particulate absorption of Brown Carbon aerosols generated from biomass combustion.

Dr. William Heinson

By Thomas Hildebrand on July 7, 2016 in Lab Members

Biography William joined Prof. Rajan Chakrabarty’s Aerosol Impact Research (AIR) lab as a postdoc appointee in September 2015. William received his PhD in physics from Kansas State University in August of 2015.  In his dissertation entitled “Simulation Studies on Shape and Growth Kinetics for Fractal Aggregates in Aerosol and Colloidal Systems” he performed several simulation […]

Ben Sumlin

By Thomas Hildebrand on July 7, 2016 in Lab Members

Biography Ben received his B.S. in Physics and M.S. in Atmospheric Sciences from the University of Nevada, Reno, where he focused on novel instrumentation for quantifying brown and black carbon, in particular the development of the DRI Model 2015 Thermal/Optical Carbon Analyzer and its applications to national air quality monitoring networks. His current research focuses […]