Carnegie Mellon University

Neil  Donahue

Neil Donahue

Thomas Lord University Professor of Chemistry, Departments of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Engineering and Public Policy
Director, Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research

Address
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Bio

Director, Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research; Thomas Lord University Professor of Chemistry in the Departments of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Engineering and Public Policy

Research

Donahue's research focuses on the oxidation pathways of reduced compounds throughout the atmosphere, measurement of atmospheric compounds, including free radicals and stable molecules, the fundamental quantum mechanics and dynamics controlling reactivity and causing variation in reactivity among related chemical systems, and the nucleation and growth of fine particles in the atmosphere.

Projects

Neil Donahue: Organics & Atmospheric Aerosols | 28 April 2015

 

Neil Donahue: Clouds Are the Clue to Climate Prediction | 25 May 2016

 

"What do you need to know about climate change?" CMU Scott Institute | 17 April 2017

 

Carnegie Science Center Environment Award | 19 May 2017

 

Arthur M. Sackler Colloquia | 17 Nov. 2017