Principals

  • Thomas Ackerman, Principal Investigator
    Director, Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean
    Professor, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington
  • Robert Wood, Principal Investigator
    Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington
  • Philip J. Rasch, Principal Investigator, Modeling
    Chief Scientist for Climate Science, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
  • Armand Neukermans, Project Leader, Sprayer Development
    Formerly engineering leadership roles at Xerox Labs, HP, Tencor, Xros
  • Kelly Wanser, Principal Director
    CEO Luminus Networks

Affiliated Researchers

  • John Latham, Lead Collaborator, Originator of Marine Cloud Brightening theory
    Scientist, National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • Ken Caldeira, Lead Collaborator, Modeling
    Scientist, Carnegie Institution for Science Department of Global Ecology
  • Christopher S Bretherton
    Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington
  • Paul Connolly
    Reader, School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, The University of Manchester
  • Hugh Coe
    Professor, School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, The University of Manchester
  • Alan Gadian
    Research Scientist, Institute of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Leeds; National Center for Atmospheric Science (UK)
  • Thomas Choularton
    Professor of Atmospheric Physics, School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, The University of Manchester
  • Keith Bower
    Senior Research Fellow, School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, The University of Manchester

Engineering

  • Gary Cooper
    Formerly, engineering roles at Syntex and Roche
  • Jack Foster
    Formerly, engineering roles at Sandia, Sylvania, HP and Xros
  • Lee Galbraith
    Formerly, engineering roles at Sandia, Tencor
  • Suds Jain
    Formerly, engineering roles at Synoptics, Bay Networks, Broadcom, Acterra
  • Bob Ormond
    Formerly, engineering roles at Metara, Aqua Meteorology

Social Sciences and Engagement

  • Aaron Feigin
    Senior Director, VMWare
  • Katherine Bock
    Senior Director Corporate Development, Nevro
  • Margaux Giles
    Student, Stanford University

Senior Advisors

  • Paul Crutzen
    Atmospheric Chemist, Nobel Laureate, Originator of Ozone theory
  • James Lovelock
    Scientist, Environmentalist, Futurist, Originator of Gaia theory

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