Joost de Gouw

Joost de Gouw

Joost de Gouw is a professor of chemistry at the University of Colorado Boulder. His work focuses on the sources and chemical transformations of air pollutants in the atmosphere and indoor environments, the formation of ozone and secondary organic aerosol, and the impact that these processes have on air quality, climate change, and human health.

Marshall Fire aftermath

Homes that survived the Marshall Fire hid another disaster inside

By: , and - December 30, 2022

This commentary originally appeared on The Conversation. On Dec. 30, 2021, one of the most destructive wildfires on record in Colorado swept through neighborhoods just a few miles from our offices at the University of Colorado Boulder. The flames destroyed over 1,000 buildings, yet when we drove through the affected neighborhoods, some houses were still […]