Active research Grants

  • Investigating model representation and associated uncertainties of aerosol-cloud interactions using ORACLES data. PI: Pablo Saide. Earth Venture Suborbital-2 PM: Hal Maring (, Grant number: NASA 80NSSC19K1463. Dates: 8/1/2019 – 7/31/2020.

  • Coordination, Evaluation and Ensemble Prediction of Multiple Atmospheric Composition Forecasts in Support of the FIREChem Campaign, PI: Pablo Saide, 80NSSC18K0629, PM: Barry Lefer (, . Dates:7/1/2018 – 6/30/2021.

  • Investigation of boundary layer cloud behavior as a function of absorbing aerosol using LASIC datasets, PI: Paquita Zuidema, PM: Shaima Nasiri ( Pablo Saide is Co-PI.Dates: 9/15/2017 - 9/14/2020. Project page here.

  • Improving Emissions, Predictions and Impact Assessments of Biomass Burning Smoke and Dynamic Air Quality using FIREX Observations, Ground Networks and Satellite Data, PI: Daven Henze, NA16OAR4310113, PM: Monika Kopacz (, Pablo Saide is Co-PI. Dates:7/1/2016 – 6/10/2020

  • ObseRvations of Aerosols above CLouds and their intEractionS (ORACLES) field experiment. PI: Jens Redemann, NASA NNH13ZDA001N-EVS2, PM: Hal Maring ( Pablo Saide is Co-Investigator. Dates: 2/20/15 – 2/19/2020.

Past research Grants:


    Regional Scale Modeling in Support of KORUS-AQ: Improving Predictions of Dynamic Air Quality using Aircraft, Ground Networks, and Satellite Data, PI: Gregory Carmichael, NNX15AU17G, PM: Barry Lefer (, Pablo Saide is Co-Investigator. Dates:10/1/2015 – 9/30/2018
  • Global and Regional Chemical Forecasting and Analysis Using CAM-chem, Data Assimilation and WRF-Chem for KORUS-AQ, PI: Louisa Emmons, NNX15AT94G, PM: Barry Lefer (, Pablo Saide is Co-Investigator. Dates:10/1/2015 – 9/30/2018


    Using satellite data to constrain cloud radiatve effects on photochemistry in air quality models, PI: Alma Hodzic, NASA NNH14ZDA001N-ACMAP, PM: Richard S. Eckman ( Pablo Saide is Collaborator. Dates: 1/29/2015 – 1/28/2018
  • Studies of Emissions and Atmospheric Composition, Clouds and Climate Coupling by Regional Surveys (SEAC4RS), PI: Brian Toon, PM: Hal Maring ( Pablo Saide was a sience team member. Dates: 2012-2015