Imperial College London

DrApostolosVoulgarakis

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Reader in Atmospheric Physics
 
 
 
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Huxley 709BHuxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Associate Director (& Founding Director) - Leverhulme Centre for Wildfires, Environment, and Society

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RESEARCH INTERESTS:

  • Atmospheric composition and climate
  • Wildfires, air pollution and climate change
  • Short-lived climate pollutants
  • Emission metrics for climate policy
  • Tropospheric oxidizing capacity
  • Earth observation and Earth system modelling

EDUCATION:

  • PhD in Atmospheric Chemistry, University of Cambridge, UK (2008)
  • MSc in Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Crete, Greece (2004)
  • BA in Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece (2002)

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE:

  • NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies & Columbia University Center for Climate Systems Research; Postdoctoral Research Scientist (2009-10) & Associate Research Scientist (2011-12)
  • University of Cambridge, Centre for Atmospheric Science; Research Associate (2008)

        Publications

        Journals

        Teixeira JC, Folberth GA, O'Connor FM, et al., 2021, Coupling interactive fire with atmospheric composition and climate in the UK Earth System Model, Geoscientific Model Development, Vol:14, ISSN:1991-959X, Pages:6515-6539

        Tang T, Shindell D, Zhang Y, et al., 2021, Distinct surface response to black carbon aerosols, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, Vol:21, ISSN:1680-7316, Pages:13797-13809

        Thomas C, Voulgarakis A, Lim G, et al., 2021, An unsupervised learning approach to identifying blocking events: the case of European summer, Weather and Climate Dynamics, Vol:2, ISSN:2698-4016, Pages:581-608

        Kuhn- Regnier A, Voulgarakis A, Nowack P, et al., 2021, The importance of antecedent vegetation and drought conditions as global drivers of burnt areas, Biogeosciences, Vol:18, ISSN:1726-4170, Pages:3861-3879

        Kuhn-Régnier A, Voulgarakis A, Nowack P, et al., 2021, Supplementary material to "Quantifying the Importance of Antecedent Fuel-Related VegetationProperties for Burnt Area using Random Forests", Biogeosciences, ISSN:1726-4170

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