Crippa, Paola

Postdoctoral Fellows
Ph.D., 2013, Indiana University - Bloomington (joint postdoc with Prof. G. Stenchikov)​​​​

Now Assistant Professor at University of Notre Dame​

Research Interests

Air quality modeling, Aerosol dynamics modeling, Satellite retrieved aerosol properties

Selected Publications

  • Crippa, P., Spracklen, D., and Pryor, S. C. (2013), Satellite derived estimates of ultrafine particle concentrations over eastern North America.  Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmosphere, 118, 1-14, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50707.
  • Crippa, P. and Pryor, S. C. (2013), Spatial and temporal scales of new particle formation events in eastern North America.  Atmospheric Environment, 75, 257-264.
  • Barthelmie, R.J., Crippa, P., Wang, H., Smith, C. M., Krishnamurthy, R., Calhoun, R., Valyou, D., Marzocca, P., Matthiesen, D., Brown, G., and Pryor, S. C. (2013), 3D wind and turbulence characteristics or the atmospheric boundary-layer.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, D-12-00111.
  • Crippa, P., Petäjä, T., Korhonen, H., El Afandi, G. S., and Pryor, S. C. (2012), Evidence of an elevated source of nucleation based on model simulations and data from the NIFTy experiment.  Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 8021-8036.


  • 2013: Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
  • 2007: M.S. in Environmental Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • 2005: B.S. in Environmental Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Italy