Graduate Students

            Hashim Al-mashat
            MS 2016

            Doug Collins
            PhD 2014

            After UCSD, he was a postdoctoral fellow with Prof. Jonathan                Abbatt at University of Toronto.

            Now: Assistant Professor in the Department of                                       Chemistry at Bucknell University, 

            Jack Cahill
            PhD 2014

            After UCSD, he was a postdoctoral researcher with Dr. Gary                van Berkel at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

            Now: Staff scientist at ORNL

            Kaitlyn Suski
            PhD 2014

            After UCSD, she was a postdoctoral researcher with Dr. Paul                DeMott at Colorado State University

            Now: Postdoctoral researcher at Pacific Northwest                                National Laboratory

                Matt Ruppel
                MS 2013

                Currently teaching science at High Tech High in San Marcos,                    California 

                                                                                                                Lindsay Hatch
                                                                                                                PhD 2012

                                                                                                                Following graduate school, Lindsay went to work with Dr. Kelley                                                                                                                            Barsanti at Portland State University as an NSF Postdoctoral                                                                                                                                Research Fellow.

                                                                                                                 Now: Assistant Project Scientist with Dr. Barsanti to UC Riverside.

            Melanie Zauscher
            PhD 2012

            Now at California Air Resources Board

        Jessie Creamean 
        PhD 2012

        After UCSD, she was a postdoctoral researcher on a Research         Associate Fellowship from the National Research Council of the         National Academies, working in Dr. Marty Ralph's lab at NOAA,         Boulder, CO. 

        Now a Research Scientist at the Cooperative Institute for                     Research in the Environment Sciences (CIRES) at the                    University of Colorado at Boulder and NOAA ESRL

      Cassandra Gaston
      PhD 2012

       After UCSD, she was a postdoctoral researcher in Prof.                   Joel Thorton's lab at University of Washington

       Now: Assistant Professor, Department of Atmospheric                    Sciences, Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science        (RSMAS), University of Miami


  Meagan Moore
  PhD 2011

  Currently a Sr. Associate at Ramboll Environ in             Massachussetts


    Andy Ault
    PhD 2010

    After UCSD, he was a postdoctoral researcher in the lab of        Prof. Vicki Grassian at the University of Iowa.

    Now: Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences        and Chemistry at the University of Michigan

     Kerri Pratt
     PhD 2009

     After UCSD, she was a NOAA climate and global change             postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Prof. Paul Shepson at Purdue      University.

     Now: Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the University of            Michigan


           Ryan Sullivan
           PhD 2008

           Currently an Assistant Professor at Carnegie Mellon University            in Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry and member of The                   Center for Atmospheric Particle Studies

          Laura Shields
          PhD 2008

          After UCSD, she worked as an Environmental Analyst at                      NESCAUM (Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use                          Management).

           Now: Post Doctorate Research Associate - Science Writer at            PNNL


       John Holeck
       MS 2008

       Currently living in Colorado


        Stephen Toner
        PhD 2007

        Currently Senior Chemist/Development Engineer at Teledyne


        Matt Spencer
        PhD 2007

        After UCSD, he worked at NanoComposix.
        Currently at STA pharmaceutical.


        Sharon Qin
        PhD 2007

        Currently an Instructor at Kansas State University


        Ryan Moffet
        PhD 2007

        Currently an Assistant Professor at University of the Pacific


        David Sodeman
        PhD 2004

        Currently an Associate Air Pollution Chemist at Count of San         Diego Air Pollution Control District


        Ryan Wenzel
        PhD 2002

        Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer at CovalX


        Sylvia Pastor
        PhD 2003 

                    Keith R Coffee
                    PhD 2002

                    Currently at Lawarance Livermore National Lab


            David T Suess
            PhD 2002

            Currently at DSG, an environmental consulting firm, which he             co-founded 

           Tas Dienes
           PhD 2002

           Director of Product Management at Smart Action Virtual                   Agents

            Jeffery R Whiteaker
            PhD 2002

            Staff Scientist at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center


            Sergio A Guazzotti
            PhD 2001

            Global Product Manager for Liquid Chromatography at  Thermo             Fisher Scientific


                David P Fergenson
                PhD 2001

                Currently at Lawarance Livermore National Lab


                        Don-Yuan Liu
                        PhD 2000


            Philip J Silva
            PhD 2000

            Currently Research Physical Scientist at USDA

            Bradley D Morrical
            PhD 1999

            Currently at Hoffman Laroche in Switzerland

            Christopher A Noble
            PhD 1999

            Currently at Northrop Grumman Corp

            Kimberly Salt
            PhD 1995

            Professor at Crafton Hills College

                                                                                                                  Trent Nordmeyer
                                                                                                                  PhD 1995

                                                                                                                  Currently living in San Francisco and working as an architect


Postdoctoral Fellows



Dr. Luisa Galgani
Now at GEOMAR Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research in Kiel, Germany

Dr. Totti Laitinen
Dr. Andrew Martin
Dr. Jessica Axon
Dr. Luis Cuadra-Rodriguez
Currently continuing on  integrating detailed physicochemical data into  regional models of the atmosphere, investigating the relationships between aerosol particles and precipitation in California as part of CalWater Project within the Center for Western Water and Weather Extremes (CW3E) at SIO
Now holds a postdoctoral 
position at the University of Michigan
After UCSD, he got a position at Agilent Technologies in the GC/MS division working on mass spec development. Works at Agilent Technologies as an R&D scientist.

 Dr. Timothy Guasco
Dr. Alberto Cazorla
Dr. Defeng Zhao
Dr. Bob Moision
Assistant Professor in the Chemistry Department at 
Millikin University in Decatur, Ill. 

Now working with the  Atmospheric Physics Group at 
the University of Granada in 
Now doing research at Institute 
of Energy and Climate: Troposphere (IEK-8), Forschungszentrum Juelich
Now at the Aerospace Corporation


Dr. Ying Yang
Dr. Hiroshi Furutani
Dr. Thomas Rebotier
Dr. Gary Poon
Currently an environmental scientist at Balanced Environmental Management
Currently a Research Fellow at the Ocean Research Institute at the University of Tokyo
Currently runs his own  consulting business on data analysis


Dr. Sergio Adrian Guazzotti
Dr. Yongxuan Su
 Dr. Geroge Khairallah
Dr. Stefania Angelino
Global Marking Director, 
GC/GC-MS at Thermo Fisher Scientific
Senior Development Engineer
at UCSD's Molecular Mass           Spectrometry Facility
Now at Proto Gamble in the UK


Dr. Leila Brickus  Dr. Markus Galli Dr. Deborah Gross Dr. Eric Gard
Currently at TSI working with    the commercial ATOFMS
Associate Professor of  Chemistry at Carleton College
Currently at Lawarance Livermore National Lab




   Robin Richardson  Josh Cox  Mallory Pickett
   After UCSD, she was hired to work R&D for a biotech firm, Epic Sciences, where she is currently a Research Associate. After graduation, Josh moved on to become a grad student at Harvard University for a PhD After graduation, she moved on to Scripps Institution of Oceanography for a Master's Degree

 Tom Bytnerowicz  Maggie Yandall  Brandon Heilman  Rene Sanchez
Tom worked on understanding brown carbon and quantifying  standards on the ATOFMS

Currently a chemistry graduate students at UC Berkeley Now a chemistry graduate student at UC Santa Cruz Now a PhD student in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis in controls at UC Berkeley

 Jessie Charrier  Kevin Ramazan  Eric Barthel  Melanie Zauscher

Lab Technicians

Kathryn MooreDolan Lucero

After UCSD, she started a PhD program at Colorado State University working with Dr. Paul Demott. After UCSD, he started a PhD program at New Mexico Tech working with Dr. Mark Person.