August 28, 2020

Congratulations to Rudri Bhatt on her successfull masters thesis defense!

Rudri recently defended her thesis titled "Agricultural Waste Burning in Northern India: Economic Analysis and Farmers' Perspective" where she explored the challenges farmers in Punjab face regarding alternative practices to Agricultural Waste Burning. Rudri will continue at IRES but now as PhD student. Double congratulations, Rudri!

August 13, 2020

Congratulations to Amanda for receiving a New Frontiers in Research Grant!

Dr. Zimmerman and Dr. Giang, have recently been awarded a New Frontiers in Research Grant to study the air quality and health impacts of industrially growing cannabis. Read more about it here.

December 17, 2019

Blog post from Imranul on MEOPAR

Did you know that global maritime transportation is a major contributor to air pollution and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions? Read the blog post here.

June 01, 2019

Congratulations to group Fellowship awardees!

Congratulations to Hannah Barnard-Chumik, for receiving a Canada Graduate Scholarship -- Master's from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), and to Bassam Javed, Rivkah Gardner-Frolick, and Imranul Laskar for receiving UBC Four Year Doctoral Fellowships!

May 08, 2019

Mrinmoy presents at International GEOS-Chem Conference

Mrinmoy presents a poster on his plan to combine field measurements and modelling to explore future energy transition policy scenarios in India.

November 12, 2018

LEAP at Minamata COP2!

Hannah and Amanda attend the second Conference of Parties of the Minamata Convention on Mercury as observers. 

September 06, 2018

First lab meeting of the year!

Kicking off the 2018 Academic Year with 4 new students! See the People page for their bios. 

August 29, 2018

Kaity presents a poster at the ISES-ISEE 2018 in Ottawa

Kaity Castellani presented a poster on air pollution and environmental injustice in Canada's three biggest cities at the Joint Annual Meeting of the International Society of Exposure Science and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology in Ottawa. 

August 08, 2018

Welcome new group members!

We welcomed two new group members (with tasty Chinese food) for Summer 2018: Kaity Castellani and Erika Luna-Perez! Check out the People page for their bios. 

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