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Current Group Members

Geeta Persad

Principal Investigator

Princeton University

PhD in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, 2016

Certificate in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy, 2016

MA in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, 2013

Stanford University, B.S. in Geophysics, 2010


Veronika Redensek

M.S. Student

Degree expected Spring 2022

UMSL, B.S. in General Physics, 2020


Cameron Cummins

Undergraduate Research Assistant

UT Austin, B.S. in Computational Engineering

Degree expected Spring 2024

Past Group Members
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Emmie Le Roy

Undergraduate Researcher -- Summer 2019

Project: The West African Monsoon response to aerosols from past, present, and potential future emitting regions

Now: Air Quality Analyst, Atmospheric Composition Analysis Group at Washington University in St. Louis

Brown University, B.S. in Geology-Chemistry, 2019 



Zihan Chen

Undergraduate Researcher -- Summer 2018

Project: Investigating long-range transport of black carbon into the Arctic

Now: Research Assistant in the Lynch Group at Brown University

Brown University, B.S. in Geophysics, B.S. in Computer Science, 2020



Vanessa Maciel

Undergraduate Researcher -- Summer 2018

Project: The dependence of Indonesia’s precipitation response to anthropogenic aerosols on emission location

Now: Masters Student, Dept. of Meteorology and Climate Science, San Jose State University

UC Santa Cruz, B.S. in Earth Sciences, 2019


Persad Aero-Climate Group
@ UT Austin 
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