Owen Cooper

Owen  Cooper photo

Senior Research Scientist

Regional Chemical Modeling

Mailing address:
NOAA ESRL Chemical Sciences Division
325 Broadway, R/CSD4
Boulder, CO 80305 USA

Phone: 303-497-3599
Email: Owen.R.Cooper@noaa.gov


Ph.D., Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, 2001
M.S., Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, 1997
B.S., School of Public Health, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 1994


With the goal of conducting scientific research that is highly relevant to public health issues and policy development, Owen Cooper's interests pertain to: regional and intercontinental transport of atmospheric trace gases, dust and aerosols; trends in US air quality; the ozone budget of North America; global tropospheric ozone trends; stratosphere-troposphere exchange processes.

Dr. Cooper serves as Chairperson of the Tropospheric Ozone Assessment Report (TOAR), an activity of the International Global Atmospheric Chemistry project (IGAC):

Elementa: Tropospheric Ozone Assessment Report (TOAR) collection

Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

last modified: August 22, 2019