James G. Anderson

James G. Anderson

Philip S. Weld Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry
James G. Anderson

Research Interests

Catalytic processes in the atmosphere controlling global change of ozone; development of laser systems from stratospheric and troposheric studies; development of high-altitude, long-duration unmanned aircraft for studies of global climate change

Related Publications

Anderson, J. G. & Clapp, C. E. (2018). Coupling free radical catalysis, climate change, and human health. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 20 (16), 10569–10587. DOI: 10.1039/C7CP08331A.

Anderson, J. G., D. K. Weisenstein, K. P. Bowman, C. R. Homeyer, J. B. Smith, D. M. Wilmouth, D. S. Sayres, J. E. Klobas, S. S. Leroy, J. A. Dykema, and S. C. Wofsy (2017), Stratospheric ozone over the United States in summer linked to observations of convection and temperature via chlorine and bromine catalysis, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114: E4905-E4913; doi: 10.1073/pnas.1619318114.

Anderson, J. G., D. M. Wilmouth, J. B. Smith, and D. S. Sayres, UV Dosage Levels in Summer: Increased Risk of Ozone Loss from Convectively Injected Water Vapor, Science 337, 835 (2012).

Faculty Department

Chemistry & Chemical Biology


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Contact Information

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Research Areas

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