Atmospheric Chemistry Processes

Working Group Focus

Identify and update important chemical processes occurring after the emission of wildfire smoke.

Led by

  • Stephanie Schneider, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Chunmao Zhu, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)

Potential Goals

  • Ozone creation, what are the main drivers in the plume
  • Quantify the importance of HONO
  • Interacting urban and wildfire pollution
  • Brown carbon and aging

Vote on these goals and add more suggestions on this Google Form.

Alternatively, email with the Subject line "Emission Estimation WG input".


Please direct questions/comments about this page to:

Rebecca Buchholz