Methane in the Climate System: Mapping Emissions from Satellites

Apr 24, 2023, 12:15 pm1:15 pm
300 Wallace Hall
In-person attendance for Princeton University ID holders and invited guests; Livestream open to the public on MediaCentral.



Event Description

Daniel Jacob is the Vasco McCoy Family Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry and Environmental Engineering in the School of Engineering & Applied Science at Harvard University.  He received his Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from Caltech. His research covers a wide range of topics in atmospheric chemistry, from air quality to climate change. He has led the development of the GEOS-Chem global 3-D model of atmospheric composition, has served as Mission Scientist on eight NASA aircraft missions around the world and is a member of several satellite Science Teams. He is the #1 environmental scientist in the world according to (H-index of 176 for 2014-2021 publications). Jacob has trained over 100 Ph.D. students and postdocs over the course of his career. 


  • Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment
  • High Meadows Environmental Institute
  • Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment