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MARKUS PETTERS

Dr. Markus PettersAssistant Professor
Tel. (919) 515-7144
5143 Jordan Hall
Email: mdpetter@ncsu.edu
Curriculum Vitae
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Vordiplom (pre-Diploma, B.S. equivalent), Marine Environmental Science, Carl-von-Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Germany, 1997.

M.S., Soil Science, Department of Renewable Resources, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY. Minor: Environmental and Natural Resources, 2000.

Ph.D., Atmospheric Science, Department of Atmospheric Science, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, 2004.

TEACHING AND RESEARCH AREAS:
Atmospheric thermodynamics, cloud physics, aerosol composition, aerosol measurement and instrumentation, aerosol-climate interactions

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:
Petters, M. D., M. T. Parsons, A. J. Prenni, P. J. DeMott, S. M. Kreidenweis, C. M. Carrico, A. P. Sullivan, G. R. McMeeking, E. Levin, C. W. Wold, J. R. Collett Jr., and H. Moosmüller, Ice nuclei emissions from biomass burning, J Geophys Res, 114, D07209, doi:10.1029/2008JD011532, (2009).

Prenni, A. J., M. D. Petters, S. M. Kreidenweis, C. L. Heald, S. T. Martin, P. Artaxo, R. M. Garland, A. G. Wollny , and U. Pöschl, Wet season ice nuclei budget in the Amazon Basin: Biogenic emissions and Saharan dust , Nature Geosci, 2, 402-405, doi:10.1038/ngeo517, (2009).

Petters, M. D., and S. M. Kreidenweis, A single parameter representation of hygroscopic growth and cloud condensation nucleus activity, Atmos  Chem  Phys, 7, 1961-1971, (2007).

Petters, M. D., A. J. Prenni, S. M. Kreidenweis, P. J. DeMott, A. Matsunaga, Y. B. Lim, and P. J. Ziemann. Chemical aging and the hydrophobic-to-hydrophilic conversion of carbonaceous aerosol, Geophys Res Lett, 33, L24806, doi:10.1029/2006GL027249, (2006).

Petters, M. D., J. R. Snider, B. Stevens, G. Vali, I. Faloona, and L. M. Russell, Accumulation mode aerosol, pockets of open cells, and particle nucleation in the marine boundary layer,  J Geophys Res, 111, D02206, doi:10.1029/2004JD005694, (2006).

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