2018-19 SOCAAR Seminar Series

If you're interested in viewing any of the seminar videos listed on this page, please email Natalie Leung (natalieyl.leung@utoronto.ca) to request access to the video link.

July 24, 2019

Dr. Drew R. Gentner, Associate Professor, Chemical & Environmental Engineering, Yale University

Topic: New Perspectives on Sources of Reactive Gas-phase Organic Compounds and the Chemical Complexity of Secondary Organic Aerosol


May 15, 2019

Vicki Hilborn, Civil Systems Engineer, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

Topic: Managing Nuisances Caused by Cannabis Production in Ontario


April 17, 2019

Dr. Trevor Vandenboer, Visiting Professor, Dept of Chemistry, York University

Topic: Development of Analytical Techniques for Trace Quantitation of Atmospheric Analytes in Remote and Indoor Atmospheres


March 20, 2019

Dr. Gabriel Isaacman-VanWertz, Assistant Professor, Dept of Civil & Environmental Engineering Virginia Tech

Topic: Understanding complex mixtures of hydrocarbons released into the environment


February 27, 2019

Dr. Tor H. Oiamo, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Ryerson University & Desislava Stefanova, Outreach Coordinator, Clean Air Partnership

Topic: Built Environment Interventions: A Case Study of the King Street Transit Pilot Study Impact on Mobility, Perceptions and Environmental Quality


December 5, 2018

Dr. Matthew Adams, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of Toronto Mississauga

Topic: Particulate Matter Air Pollution in Charlotte NC: A Land Use Regression Model based on Citizen Science Monitoring


November 7, 2018

Dr. Daniel Aubin, Team Leader, Indoor Air Quality Group, NRC Construction Research Centre

Topic: Reducing Canadian’s Exposures to Harmful Pollutants Originating from Attached Garages


September 14, 2018

Dr. Amir Hakami, Associate Dean Research, Faculty of Engineering and Design, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carleton Universityty

Topic: Using Air Quality Models for Multi-Objective Decision Analysis