Note: All times in Eastern Time (New York)

Monday, November 1

11:00 AM - 11:10 AM
Dr. Mike Piehler, Director, UNC Institute for the Environment; Chief Sustainability Officer, UNC Chapel-Hill

Dr. Mike Piehler, Director, UNC Institute for the Environment; Chief Sustainability Officer, UNC Chapel-Hill

11:10 AM - 11:25 AM
Dr. Sarav Arunachalam, UNC-CH
State of the CMAS Center

Dr. Sarav Arunachalam, CMAS Director, Institute for the Environment, UNC-Chapel Hill

11:25 AM - 11:30 AM
Erin Valentine, CMAS
Conference Logistics

Erin Valentine, CMAS

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Keynote Address by Dr. Chris Frey
Chris Frey, US EPA

High Resolution Air Quality Modeling to Support Environmental Justice

Chris Frey is the Deputy Assistant Administrator for Science Policy in the Office of Research and Development as an appointee of the Biden/Harris administration. Prior to joining the EPA, Dr. Frey was the Glenn E. and Phyllis J. Futrell Distinguished University Professor at North Carolina State University, where he served on the faculty since 1994. Dr. Frey has served on multiple EPA advisory committees through the years, including the EPA FIFRA Advisory Panel, EPA Science Advisory Board, and as the Chair of the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee. He has a B.S. in mechanical engineering from the University of Virginia, a master of engineering in mechanical engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, and Ph.D. in engineering and public policy from Carnegie Mellon.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Keynote Panel on 20th Anniversary of CMAS Center
Moderated by Dr. Sarav Arunachalam
Alice Gilliland
Alice Gilliland, EPA ORD
Tom Moore
Tom Moore, WRAP
Ted Russell
Ted Russell, Georgia Tech
Chet Wayland
Chet Wayland, EPA OAQPS
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
CMAS Social Hour - Meet and Greet

Tuesday, November 2

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Air Quality, Climate and Energy, Chaired by Dr. Dan Loughlin (US EPA) and Professor Noah Kittner (UNC-CH)

Dr. Dan Loughlin Dr. Dan Loughlin (US EPA) Professor Noah Kittner Professor Noah Kittner (UNC-CH)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Multiscale Model Applications and Evaluations, Chaired by Dr. Kristen Foley (US EPA) and Professor Marina Astitha (UConn)

Dr. Kristen Foley Dr. Kristen Foley (US EPA) Professor Marina Astitha Professor Marina Astitha (UConn)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Combined session for Machine Learning and Reduced Form Models Developments and Applications + Remote Sensing/Sensor Technology and Measurements Studies, Chaired by Professor Jia Xing (Tsinghua University) and Professor Yunsoo Choi (University of Houston)

Professor Jia Xing Professor Jia Xing (Tsinghua University)
Professor Yunsoo Choi Professor Yunsoo Choi (University of Houston)

Wednesday, November 3

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Model Development, Chaired by Chaired by Dr. Ben Murphy (US EPA) and Professor Yang Zhang (Northeastern University)

Dr. Ben Murphy Dr. Ben Murphy (US EPA) Professor Yang Zhang Professor Yang Zhang (Northeastern University)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Emissions Inventories, Models, and Processes, Chaired by Alison Eyth (US EPA) and Professor BH Baek (George Mason University)

Alison Eyth Alison Eyth (US EPA)
Professor BH Baek Professor BH Baek (George Mason University)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Combined session for Regulatory Modeling and SIP Applications and COVID-19 Impacts on Emissions and Air Quality, Chaired by Dr. Naresh Kumar (DRI) and Professor Will Vizuete (UNC-CH)

Dr. Naresh Kumar Dr. Naresh Kumar (DRI) Professor Will Vizuete Professor Will Vizuete (UNC-CH)

Thursday, November 4

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Cloud Computing, Chaired by Zac Adelman (LADCO) and Dr. Steven Fine (US EPA)

Zac Adelman Zac Adelman (LADCO) Dr. Steven Fine (US EPA)
Dr. Steven Fine (US EPA)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Wildfire Emissions and Air Quality, Chaired by Dr. Talat Odman (Georgia Tech) and Dr. Tesh Rao (US EPA)

Dr. Talat Odman Dr. Talat Odman (Georgia Tech) Dr. Tesh Rao Dr. Tesh Rao (US EPA)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Modeling to Support Exposure and Health Studies and Community-scale Applications, Chaired by Dr. Vlad Isakov (US EPA) and Professor Amir Hakami (Carleton University)

Dr. Vlad Isakov Dr. Vlad Isakov (US EPA) Professor Amir Hakami Professor Amir Hakami (Carleton University)

Friday, November 5

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Advances in Python for Community Multiscale Air Quality Analyses, Chaired by Dr. Byeong Kim (GA EPD) and Dr. Barron Henderson (US EPA)

Dr. Byeong Kim Dr. Byeong Kim (GA EPD)
Dr. Barron Henderson Dr. Barron Henderson (US EPA)
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
CMAS Poster Session screenshot

Poster Session