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PhD, Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2010
Certificate, Interdisciplinary Policy Dimensions of the Earth Sciences, University of Washington, 2010
MS, Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2005
BA, Chemistry, Colgate University, 2001

Professional Activities:

Science & Technology Team Lead, Office of Global Change, U.S. Department of State, 2011 - present

  • Lead Coordinator for U.S. Government engagement in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • Lead Technology negotiator for the U.S. int he UN Framework Convention on Climate Change

American Meteorological Society (AAAS) Congressional Science Fellow, Office of Sen. Mark Udall (CO), 2010 - 2011

Peer Reviewer, Journal of Geophysical Research / Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2009 - present

Lead Teaching Assistant & Lecturer, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, 2006 - 2009

Teaching Assistant & Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, University of Washington, 2007 - 2008

Selected Publications

J. Ambrose, D. R. Reidmiller, and D. Jaffe, 2011: Causes of high O3 in the lower free troposphere over the Pacific Northwest as observed at the Mt. Bachelor Observatory, Atmos. Environ., doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.06.056.

Wild, O. and G. Carmichael, lead authors; D. Reidmiller et al., co-authors, 2010: Hemispheric Transport of Air Pollution, Part A: Ozone, Fine Particles, Acidification and Eutrophication, F. Dentener, T. Keating and A. Zuber, eds., Chapter 4: Global and Regional Modeling, U.N. Economic Commission for Europe.

Reidmiller, D.R., D.A. Jaffe, E.V. Fischer and B. Finley, 2010: Nitrogen oxides in the boundary layer and free troposphere at the Mt. Bachelor Observatory, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 6043-6062.

Fischer, E.V., D. A. Jaffe, and D.R. Reidmiller, 2010: Meteorological controls on observed peroxyacetyl nitrate (PAN) at Mount Bachelor during the spring of 2008, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D3, doi:10.1029/2009JD012776.

Jaffe, D.A. and D.R. Reidmiller, 2009: Now you see it, now you don’t: Impact of temporary closures of a coal-fired power plant on air quality in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Vol. 9, 7997-8005.

Adhikary, B., G.R. Carmichael, S. Kulkarni, C. Wei, Y. Tang, A. Dallura, M. Mena-Carrasco, D. Jaffe, D. Reidmiller, et al., 2009: Trans-Pacific transport and evolution of aerosols and trace gases from Asia during the INTEX-B field campaign, Atmos. Chem Phys. Discuss., Vol. 9, 16381-16439.

Reidmiller, D.R., A.M. Fiore, D.A. Jaffe, et al., 2009: The influence of foreign vs. North American emissions to surface ozone in the U.S., Atmos. Chem. Phys., Vol. 9, 5027-5042.

Reidmiller, D.R., D.A. Jaffe, D. Chand, S. Strode, P. Swartzendruber, G.M. Wolfe and J.A. Thornton, 2009: Interannual variability of long-range transport at the Mt. Bachelor Observatory, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Vol. 9, 557-572.

Swartzendruber, P., D. Jaffe, D. Reidmiller, D. Chand, G. Keeler, L. Gratz, S. Strode, L. Jaeglé and R. Talbot, 2007: The vertical distribution of mercury, CO, ozone, and aerosol scatter in the Pacific Northwest during the spring 2006 INTEX-B campaign. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 113, D10305, doi:10.1029/2007JD009579.

Wolfe, G.M., J.A. Thornton, V.F. McNeill, D. Jaffe, D. Reidmiller, D. Chand, J. Smith, P. Swartzendruber, F. Flocke, and W. Zheng, 2007: Influence of trans-Pacific pollution transport on acyl peroxy nitrate abundance and speciation at Mt. Bachelor Observatory during INTEX-B, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Vol. 7, 5309-5325.

Reidmiller, D.R., P.V. Hobbs and R. Kahn, 2006: Aerosol Optical Properties and Particle Size Distributions on the East Coast of the United States Derived from Airborne In Situ and MISR Remote Sensing Measurements, J. Atmos. Sci., Vol. 63, 785-814.