Beat Schmid

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA

University of Bern , Switzerland Liz. Phil. Nat. (M.S.) Physics, 1991 Ph.D. Physics, 1995 2006 – present Associate Director, Atmospheric Science and Global Change Division, PNNL, Richland, WA. 2003 – 2006 Group Leader, Bay Area Environmental Research Institute, Sonoma, CA. 1997 – 2003 Senior Research Scientist, Bay Area Environmental Research Inst., Sonoma, CA 1995 – 1997 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Bern, Switzerland 1995/1996 Visiting Scientist, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 1989 – 1995 Research Assistant, University of Bern, Switzerland • Manager PNNL G-1 Research Aircraft Facility (2008 – present) • Technical Director for DOE ARM Aerial Facility (2007 – present) • Member DOE ARM Climate Research Facility Infrastructure Management Board (2007 – present) • Member DOE ARM Science and Infrastructure Steering Committee (2005 – present) • Associate Editor, Journal of Geophysical Research – Clouds and Aerosols (2002 – present) • Member NASA Glory Science Advisory Group (2005 – 2010) • Member NASA MODIS Science Team (2005 – 2007) • Chair of DOE ARM Aerosol Working Group (2005 – 2008) • Member DOE ARM Climate Research Facility Science Board (2005 – 2008) • Technical Coordination, Lead Scientist or Platform Scientist of many aircraft campaigns: ARM AIOP (2003), EVE (2004), INTEX-NA (2004), ALIVE (2005), CLASIC (2007), ISDAC (2008), RACORO (2009), CARES (2010), CALWATER (2011). • Employed NASA Ames Airborne Sun photometers in campaigns all over the world. Extensive experience in solar radiation instrumentation, aerosol closure studies, lidar and satellite validation. • Member AMS and AGU • 4 NASA Group Achievement Awards: INTEX (2005), SOLVE II (2004), and ARCTAS (2009) Science Teams, 4STAR Development Team (2011) • 2 DOE Appreciation Awards for dedicated service as Chair of the ARM Aerosol Working Group (2009) and Member of the ARM Climate Research Facility Science Board (2009) • 68 peer-reviewed journal articles

Biography Updated on 29 September 2011

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