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Emeka Ugboma
 
mgr Emeka Ugboma
PhD student
Institute of Geophysics
Atmospheric Physics Department
ul. Pasteura 5, room: B4.17
+48 22 55 32 017
Emeka.Ugboma@fuw.edu.pl
  • Aerosols
  • Air Quality
  • Satellite data for assessment of trace gases' effects over large regions (Sentinel-5P, OMI, etc.)

Education

  • 2021 - current: PhD studies at the Faculty of Physics

                        Supervisor: dr hab. Iwona S. Stachlewska, prof.ucz

  • 2017: Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France, Atmospheric and climate sciences
  • 2015: Imo State University Owerri, Nigeria, M.Sc. Atmospheric Physics
  • 2009: Imo State University Owerri, Nigeria, B.Sc. Industrial Physics
  • 2004: The Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Nigeria, Dip. Computer Science

Employment and professional experience

05.2021 - 09.2021. Researcher, Remote Sensing Laboratory, Institute of Geophysics, Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw.

02.2020 - 06.2021. Graduate Research Assistant, Aerosol Laboratory, Department of Optics and Quantum Electronics, University of Szeged, Hungary.

02.2018 - 01.2020. Lecturer in Physics, Eastern Palm University, Orlu, Nigeria.

Scholarships

ICTP grant for participation at the European Research Course on Atmospheres (ERCA) at Grenoble, France. (2017)

BBC Media Action, Award of Excellence. (2016)

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) Scholarship. (2006 - 2009)

National Agip Oil Company (NAOC) Student’s Merit Award. (2007 - 2009)

Outstanding Scholar of Physics, Department of Physics, Imo State University Owerri, Nigeria. (2006)

 

Scholarships and scientific stays abroad

  • NILU - Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Kjeller, Norway. 2022
  • Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France. 2017

Participation in conferences, conventions, schools, courses

• Selecting Climate Change Projection Sets for Mitigation, Adaptation, and Risk Management Applications. NASA, Sep. 19–20, 2022.

• Evaluating Ecosystem Services with Remote SensingNASA, Aug. 23–30, 2022.

• Introduction and Access to Global Air Quality Forecasting Data and Tools. NASA, Sep. 23–30, 2021. 

• Introduction to NASA Resources for Climate Change Applications. NASA, Sep. 29–Oct. 6, 2021.  

Training School on Dust Aerosol Detection and Monitoring on state-of-art satellite-based and model-based

products for aerosol detection. EUMETSAT and the WMO SDS-WAS Regional Center, Nov. 9–12, 2021 .

• Satellite Data Analysis and Machine Learning Classification with QGIS (1 & 2). UN Open GIS Initiative/Politecnico Milano.  Apr. 27 & May 11, 2021.

Filtration Basics: Physics, Instrumentation, and Applications. TSI Inc. 2020.11.19

E-cigarette Aerosol Characterization: Challenges and Methods. TSI Inc. 2020.07.08.

The Article Publishing Process: An Elsevier Author Workshop. Elsevier Research Academy on Campus. 2020.06.01. 

The Book Publishing Process: An Elsevier Author Workshop. Elsevier Research Academy on Campus. 2020.06.03.

Introduction to the TSI Model 3095 Engine Exhaust Particle Measurement System (EEPMS). TSI Inc. 2020.04.08.

Activities in scientific societies

  • Member, EGU Early Career Scientists, Atmospheric Science Division.
  • Member, Young Earth System Scientists (YESS) community.

Research project

Research & Development Project

Field Experiment