Research ScientistG26a Linde+Robinson Laboratory (24)
Pasadena, CA 91125
Development of radiative transfer algorithms for remote sensing and climate models of Venus, Earth, and Mars; development of in situ atmospheric structure and meteorological instruments.
Laboratory chemistry, reaction kinetics, reaction mechanisms, aerosol microphysics.
Atmospheric Chemistry and Photochemistry, Molecular Spectroscopy, Carbon Cycle Science, Free Radical Structure/Reactivity Relationships.
Lab kinetics and photochemistry, atmospheric spectroscopy, satellite measurements.
Turbulence, clouds and climate: Using a variety of models and observations to better understand the interactions between the Earth’s climate system and small-scale processes, such as turbulence, convection and clouds.
Geoff Toon's research focuses on remote sensing the composition of the Earth's atmosphere by solar absorption FTIR spectrometry.
Intraseasonal Variability, Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions, Climate Dynamics, Modeling and Prediction, US CLIVAR MJO Working Group.
Chris Webster is engaged in the study the photochemistry and dynamics of Earth and planetary atmospheres. His Atmospheric Laser Spectroscopy Group at JPL develops and flies balloon, aircraft, and spacecraft state-of-the-art laser spectrometers for gas and mineral detection analysis.