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Environmental Physical and Interfacial Chemistry
Environmental Physical and Interfacial Chemistry
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July 27/21 Invited comments to media report on the wildfires in Northern Ontario: KW Record, KitchenerToday, 570 News Radio in Kitchener, ON, CBC Kitchener-Waterloo, 980 CFPL Radio in London, ON.
July 15/21 Our paper on the Mechanistic studies on the Conversion of NO gas on urea-iron and copper metal organic frameworks at low temperature conditions: in situ infrared spectroscopy and Monte Carlo investigations is now out
July 7/21 It's out! Al-Abadleh's recent review on the Aging of atmospheric aerosols and the role of iron in catalyzing brown carbon formation
July 5/21 Interview with CTV News Kitchener on summer camps in hot weather (link to the article)
July 4/21 Register for MAX Women in Leadership event that focuses on STEM!
July 3/21 "How hot is too hot?" check out Al-Abadleh's interview with CBC Science.
July 2/21 Thank you Canadian Museum of Immigration for featuring Al-Abadleh in your short film
Jun 16/21 Congratulations to Dr. Ahmed Eid (postdoc) and Wisam Mohammed (MSc student) for receiving MS2 Discovery Institute Awards
Jun 9/21 Coverage by Campus Magazine Spring 2021 edition of CFI grant to study air pollution
Jun 8/21 Al-Abadleh quoted in article on air quality for summer 2021 by the KW Record, Inside Halton
May 19/21 Al-Abadleh to deliver a seminar co-hosted by the CIC Environment Division and University of Toronto
Apr 28/21 Chemist Hind Al-Abadleh named Laurier’s University Research Professor
Apr 27/21 View recording of the Inspiring Conversations webinar on the Science and Philosophy of Environmental Changes
Apr 20/21 CH490 student Shea Kraemer Receives MS2Discovery Early Student Researcher Award
Apr 15/21 Join us for Inspiring Conversations on the science and philosophy of environmental changes. See the press release.
Mar 28/21Climate lessons from the global response to COVID-19, Al-Abadleh's latest in the Balsillie Papers.
Mar 19/21 Al-Abadleh co-organizing and speaking at the upcoming Waterloo Region Workshop on Global Environmental Measurement and Monitoring (GEMM)
Mar 6/21 Coverage by the KW Record, Durham Region, Yahoo news, CBC Radio, CBC The National, CBC News (Technology & Science) on results from recent paper on air quality analysis.
Feb 24/21 Summary of findings from our study on air quality in Southern Ontario. Photo of some co-authors.
Feb 17/21 Our paper reporting statistical significance of reductions in pollutant levels due to COVID-19 in Southern Ontario is now published
Feb 16/21 Al-Abadleh invited to a virtual seminar hosted by the Department of Chemistry at the University of New Hampshire
Feb 15/21 Al-Abadleh invited to a virtual research seminar hosted by Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences Department at North Carolina State University
Feb 11/21 Al-Abadleh invited as a participant to a Women in Science Roundtable on the theme Recognizing women researchers at the forefront of COVID-19 hosted by the Honourable Ross Romano, Minister of Colleges and Universities and the Honourable Jill Dunlop, Associate Minister of Children and Women’s Issues
Feb 5/21 Al-Abadleh invited as a panelist for McGill University IUPAC Global Women's Breakfast Event
Dec 21/20 Interview for article on youth climate activism
Dec 16/20 A fun podcast interview with Emma from Earth Rangers
Dec 15/20 Featured in video sponsored by the Office of Research Services
Dec 8/20 Our paper with the Guzman group at Kentucky on Dark Iron-catalyzed Reactions in Acidic and Viscous Aerosol Systems Efficiently Form Secondary Brown Carbon is out in Environmental Science and Technology
Nov 17/20 Feature story on air quality project and team members by the Chemical Institute of Canada
Nov 16/20 Invited research talk, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Science
Nov 10/20 Interview with Salam Aziz for the ZoneCast podcast for professionals, entrepreneurs, and academics
Nov 5/20 Al-Abadleh receives new funding from CFI-EOF for air quality research. Click here for press release.
Oct 16/20 Opinion article in the KW Record - Spare a thought for the ozone hole in the year of COVID-19
Oct 14/20 Al-Abadleh appointed Fellow in the STEM for Global Resilience Research Cluster at the Balsillie School of International Affairs
Sept 24/20 Seminar co-hosted by the Department of Chemistry and the MS2 Discovery Institute at Laurier
Sept 16/20 Radio interview with Global News 980 CFPL in London ON about impact of wildfires on air quality
Sept 16/20 Live presentation and interview with the Khwarizmi Science Society
Sept 15/20 First group meeting for the academic year 2020-2021
Aug 14/20 Interview on the environmental benefits of COVID-19 lockdowns
Aug 14/20 Happy 65th Anniversary ACS - PRF program... read my story on how this funding impacted my career
Since November 6, 2019