The Wennberg Lab

Laboratory for the Study of Atmospheric Composition

From satellites to aircrafts to instruments in the laboratory, we study the fundamental chemistry, physics, and biology that control the composition of the atmosphere.

Group Members

Learn about the scientists that make up the Wennberg research group!

The Carbon Cycle

Learn about how we infer the global distribution of greenhouse gases.

Tropospheric Chemistry

Learn how we study the transformation of the trace gases in our atmosphere.

Group News

August 2021

  • Congratulations to Josh Laughner for his new position as Scientist II at JPL, where he will be working on greenhouse gas and multi-species air pollutant retrievals!

May 2021

  • Congratulations to Dr. Hannah Allen for successfully defending her thesis "Constraining the Formation and Fate of Hydroperoxides in the Remote Atmosphere" on May 19th!
  • Congratulations to Dr. Sophia Charan of the Seinfeld lab for successfully defending her thesis "Secondary Organic Aerosol Formation from Volatile Chemical Products: Understanding Aerosol Yields and Dynamics" on May 21st!
  • Check out Krystal Vasquez's recent interview on NPR Short Wave about the experience of disabled scientists in STEM. Congratulations!

April 2021

  • Congratulations to Lu Xu on his new job as a Research Scientist in the NOAA Chemical Sciences Laboratory. We will miss you Lu!