Air Pollution

Guest: Dr. Dan Costa, retired National Research Program Director for Air, Climate and Energy Research Program, USEPA; Adjunct Professor, Environment Sciences and Engineering, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Topics: Air pollution research, air pollution toxicology, EPA, climate change, particulate matter

Dr. Dan Costa

 

Dan’s UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health faculty page

“Historical Highlights of Air Pollution Toxicology”

“Air Pollution Toxicology: A Brief Review of the Role of the Science in Shaping the Current Understanding of Air Pollution Health Risks”

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo October 23, 2019

Particulate Matter & Air Pollution

Guest: Dr. Michael Bergin, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Energy, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
Topics: Air pollution and human health, particulate matter, global assessment of climate and air pollution, Michael’s research travels to China, India, Nepal, Greenland, and Bolivia

 

Dr. Michael Bergin

 

The Bergin Group

Duke Environmental Field Methods Facebook page

DukEngineer article about Mike’s work and student mentorship

Article about work in Bolivia by Mike’s group

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo May 3, 2017

Impact of Climate Change on Farms and Forests

Guest: Dr. Steven McNulty, research ecologist, US Forest Service; director, USDA Southeast Regional Climate Hub (SERCH)
Topics: Impact of climate change on forests and agriculture in the Southeast, SERCH, Steve’s research in landscape scale modeling

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Dr. Steven McNulty

SERCH

USDA Regional Climate Hubs

USDA Forest Service Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center (EFETAC)

“What We Know”, AAAS report on climate change, March 2014

“Climate Change: Evidence and Causes”, Royal Society/National Academy of Sciences report on climate change, February 2014

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo March 19, 2014