A historical list of former CRAC members.

Dr. Arnaud Allanic

Name: Dr. Arnaud Allanic

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (1999-2003), (2007-2011)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Field measurement of particulate sulphate emissions in Cork harbour.

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Dr. Jovanna Arndt

Name: Dr. Jovanna Arndt

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Location: Environmental Research Institute, Lee Road, Cork.

Position: Postgraduate student (2010-2016)

Supervisor: Prof. John Wenger

Qualifications: 2006-2010, BSc Environmental Science, University College Cork.

Research Area: Sources and chemical composition of atmospheric aerosols using single particle ATOFMS.

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Dr. Tina Ashu-ayem

Name: Dr. Tina Ashu-ayem

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Position: Postgraduate student (2008-2012)

Supervisor: Dr. Dean Venables

Research Area: Incoherent Broadband Cavity Enhanced Absorption Spectroscopy (IBBCEAS) will be used to detect the presence of trace atmospheric gases.

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Dr. Perla Bardini

Name: Dr. Perla Bardini

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Position: Postgraduate student (2002-2005)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Atmospheric Chemistry of Dimethylphenols and Nitrophenols.

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Dr. Iustinian Bejan

Name: Dr. Iustinian Bejan

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2008-2010)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Atmospheric Chemistry of Oxygenated Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Mechanisms and Aerosol Formation.

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Dr. Jenny Bell

Name: Dr. Jenny Bell

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Position: Postgraduate student (2007-2011)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Identity, Sources and Toxicological Effects of Oxygenated Organic Compounds in Atmospheric Particles.

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Dr.Trevor Carey

Name: Dr.Trevor Carey

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Position: Postgraduate student (2004-2010)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Atmospheric Simulation Chamber Studies of the Ozonolysis of Green Leaf Volatiles.

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Dr. Jun Chen

Name: Dr. Jun Chen

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Position: Postgraduate student (2006-2011)

Supervisor: Dr. Dean Venables

Research Area: Broadband Optical Cavity Absorption Spectroscopy in the Near-ultraviolet: Applications in Atmospheric Chemistry.

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Dr. Yang Chen

Name: Dr. Yang Chen

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Position: Postgraduate student (2008-2012)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Simulation Chamber Studies of the Atmospheric Degradation of naphthalene, 1-nitronaphthalene and phthaldialdehyde.

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Dr. Grainne Clifford

Name: Dr. Grainne Clifford

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Position: Postgraduate student (2000-2004)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: The Atmospheric Chemistry of Aromatic Aldehydes.

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Shane Daly

Name: Shane Daly

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Location: Lab B1, Department of Chemistry, University College Cork, College Road, Cork.

Position: MSc. Student(2015-2016)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Qualifications: 2011-2015: BSc Chemistry, University College Cork.

Research Area: Real-time Monitoring of Biological Airborne Particles.

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Dr. Stephen Darby

Name: Dr. Stephen Darby

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Location: Environmental Research Institute, Lee Road, Cork.

Position: Postgraduate student (2009-2014)

Supervisor: Dr. Dean Venables

Qualifications: 2004-2009: MSc Chemistry, University of Strathclyde, UK.

Research Area: Detect the speciation and concentration of gaseous mercury in the atmosphere.

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Paddy Feeney

Name: Paddy Feeney

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Location: Lab B1, Department of Chemistry, University College Cork, College Road, Cork.

Position: MSc. Student(2015-2016)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Qualifications: 2011-2015: BSc Chemistry, University College Cork.

Research Area: Real-time Monitoring of Biological Airborne Particles.

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Donovan Fullam

Name: Donovan Fullam

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Location: Environmental Research Institute, Lee Road, Cork.

Position: Masters student

Supervisor: Dr. Dean Venables

Qualifications: 2009-2013, BSc Chemical Physics, University College Cork.

Research Area: n/a

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Dr. Matt Gane

Name: Dr. Matt Gane

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Position: Postgraduate student (1998-2000)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: A laboratory investigation of the heterogeneous chemistry and photochemistry of halogen oxides and nitrates.

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Dr. Grzegorz  Glaczynski

Name: Dr. Grzegorz Glaczynski

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2012)

Supervisor: Dr. Dean Venables

Research Area: Instrument Development

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Juan Miguel Gonzalez Barboeo

Name: Juan Miguel Gonzalez Barboeo

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Position: MSc student (2002-2003)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: The Nature and Origin of PM10 and Smaller Particulate Matter in Urban Air.

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Dr. David Healy

Name: Dr. David Healy

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Position: Postgraduate & postdoctoral researcher (2003-2012)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Linking Urban Field Measurements of Particulate Matter to their Chemical Analysis and Effects on Health.

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Dr. Robert Healy

Name: Dr. Robert Healy

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Location: University of Toronto, Canada.

Position: Postdoctoral student (2008-2013)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger / Prof. Greg Evans

Qualifications: 2003-2008: PhD, Atmospheric Chemistry, University College Cork.
1999-2003: BSc, Chemistry, University College Cork.

Research Area: Air quality and aerosol science.

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Dr. Ivan Kourtchev

Name: Dr. Ivan Kourtchev

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2008-2010)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Environmental Linkages between In-Port Emissions of Particulate Matter, their Chemical Analysis and Effects on Health (ELIPSE) & Simulation Chamber Studies.

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Dr. Kristina Kuprovskyte

Name: Dr. Kristina Kuprovskyte

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Position: Postgraduate student (2005-2010)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Laboratory and Field Measurements of Gas and Particle Phase Oxygenated Hydrocarbons.

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Keith Linehan

Name: Keith Linehan

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Position: MSc student (2008-2009)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: The Nature and Origin of PM10 and Smaller Particulate Matter in Urban Air.

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Dr. Jose Manuel Lopez Sebastian

Name: Dr. Jose Manuel Lopez Sebastian

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2005-2007)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Development of an analytical method for the determination of the organic fraction of particulate matter using GC-MS.

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Mary Mahony

Name: Mary Mahony

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Location: Lab B1, Department of Chemistry, University College Cork, College Road, Cork.

Position: Postgraduate student

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Qualifications: 2002-2005, BSc Analytical Chemistry with Quality Assurance, Cork Institute of Technology .

Research Area: Analysis of the Organic Fine fraction of Particulate Matter (PM2.5) in Cork City Urban Air.

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Dr. Eoin McGillicuddy

Name: Dr. Eoin McGillicuddy

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Location: Lab B1, Department of Chemistry, University College Cork, College Road, Cork.

Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2009-2014)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Qualifications: 2005-2009, BSc Chemistry, University College Cork.
2009-2014, PhD Chemistry, University College Cork.

Research Area: SAPPHIRE Project

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Dr. Ryan McLaughlin

Name: Dr. Ryan McLaughlin

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Position: Fulbright US (University of Seattle) Scholar (2009-2010)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Photochemistry of Organo-Nitrates on Ice and Undergraduate teaching Photochemistry and Spectroscopy.

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Dr. Nicholas Minogue

Name: Dr. Nicholas Minogue

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Position: Postgraduate student (1998-2000)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: A Spectroscopic Assessment Of Acid Speciation Relevant To Aqueous Atmospheric Chemistry.

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Dr. Jennie Moriarty

Name: Dr. Jennie Moriarty

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2001-2004)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: The Nature and Origin of PM10 and Smaller Particulate Matter in Urban Air.

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Dr. Colette Noonan

Name: Dr. Colette Noonan

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Position: Postgraduate student (2001-2007)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: A Laboratory Study of Heterogenous Chemistry between Ammonia and Acidic Particles relevant to the Troposphere.

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Dr. Ruairi O'Concubhair

Name: Dr. Ruairi O'Concubhair

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Position: Postgraduate student (2008-2013)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: A Study of the Chemical Processing of Mercury and Halogens Relevant to the Cryosphere.

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Dr. David O'Connor

Name: Dr. David O'Connor

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Location: Lab B1, Department of Chemistry, University College Cork, College Road, Cork.

Position: Postgraduate student (2008-2013)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Qualifications: 2004-2008: BSc Chemistry, University College Cork.
2008-2013: PhD Chemistry, University College Cork.

Research Area: Aerobiology

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Dr. Ian O'Connor

Name: Dr. Ian O'Connor

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Location: Lab B1, Kane Building, University College Cork.

Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2011-2015)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Qualifications: 2002-2006: BSc Environmental Science, University College Cork.
2006-2011: PhD Chemistry.

Research Area: Source Apportionment of Particulate Matter in Urban and Rural Residential Areas of Ireland.

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Dr. Margaret O'Connor

Name: Dr. Margaret O'Connor

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Position: Postgraduate student (2001-2006)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Kinetics and Mechanisms of Volatile Organic Compounds.

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Dr. Paul O'Driscoll

Name: Dr. Paul O'Driscoll

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Position: Postgraduate student (2002-2008)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Raman and UV/Vis Spectroscopic Studies of Atmospherically-Relevant Chemical Processes at Low Temperatures.

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Dr. Michéal O'Dwyer

Name: Dr. Michéal O'Dwyer

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Position: Postgraduate student (2002-2006)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Atmospheric Chemistry of C5 Unsaturated Oxygenated Hydrocarbons

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Dr. Brian O'Riordan

Name: Dr. Brian O'Riordan

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Position: Postgraduate student (2000-2007)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Mechanistic studies of heterogeneous interactions with relevance to atmospheric low-temperature surfaces.

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Dr. Daniel O'Sullivan

Name: Dr. Daniel O'Sullivan

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Position: Postgraduate student (2006-2011)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: A Study of Water-Ice Mediated chemical Processes Relevant to the Troposphere.

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Dr. Emma Pere Trepat

Name: Dr. Emma Pere Trepat

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2006-2007)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Source Apportionment Modelling.

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Michael Quirke

Name: Michael Quirke

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Location: Lab B1, Department of Chemistry, University College Cork, College Road, Cork.

Position: MSc. Student(2015-2016)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Qualifications: 2011-2015: BSc Chemistry, University College Cork.

Research Area: Real-time Monitoring of Biological Airborne Particles

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Dr. Gerald Rea

Name: Dr. Gerald Rea

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Position: Postgraduate student (2000-2010)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Atmospheric Gas Phase reactions of Aromatics e.g. dimethylphenols, kinetics and trace gas analysis.

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Dr. Eoin Riordan

Name: Dr. Eoin Riordan

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Position: Postgraduate student (1999-2003)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Spectroscopic and Optimisation Modelling Studies of Speciation and Phase Changes in Aqueous Atmospheric Chemistry.

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Dr. Jean-Marc Sabattie

Name: Dr. Jean-Marc Sabattie

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (1998-2000)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Designed CETMAS computer-aided learning package.

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Dr. Virginia Silvari

Name: Dr. Virginia Silvari

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2005-2008)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: The investigation of toxicological health outcomes associated with ambient air particulate matter.

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Dr. Paul Smith

Name: Dr. Paul Smith

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2009-2010)

Supervisor: Dr. Dean Venables

Research Area: Ultrasensitive detection of atmospheric mercury: application to mercury speciation and atmosphere surface exchange.

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Dr. Brice Temime-Roussel

Name: Dr. Brice Temime-Roussel

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2003-2005)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Sampling methods for gas-particle partitioning studies of SVOCs.

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Dr. Lars Thuner

Name: Dr. Lars Thuner

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Position: Post-doctoral researcher (2000-2002)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Construction of a 3910L simulation chamber for gas phase chemistry.

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Dr. Thomas Townsend

Name: Dr. Thomas Townsend

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Position: Postgraduate student (2004-2009)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: An Investigation into the Tropospheric Chemistry of Acidic Aerosols and Ammonia in the Laboratory.

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Dr. Ravi Varma

Name: Dr. Ravi Varma

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2011)

Supervisor: Dr. Dean Venables

Research Area: Applied Optics and Instrumentation

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Dr. Andrew Whittaker

Name: Dr. Andrew Whittaker

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2004-2006)

Supervisor: Prof. John Sodeau

Research Area: Health effects of airbourne particulate matter.

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Dr. Eoin Wilson

Name: Dr. Eoin Wilson

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Location: Lab B1, Department of Chemistry, University College Cork, College Road, Cork.

Position: Postdoctoral student

Supervisor: Prof. John Wenger

Qualifications: 2007-2011: BSc Chemistry, University College Cork. 2011-2016: PhD Chemistry, University College Cork.

Research Area: Investigations into SOAs using near UV novel broadband spectrographic techniques.

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Dr. Shouming Zhou

Name: Dr. Shouming Zhou

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Position: Postdoctoral researcher (2008-2010)

Supervisor: Dr. John Wenger

Research Area: Health effects associated with the atmospheric degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.

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