Graduate Students

The table below lists PhD candidates who have graduated from the group.

Name Graduation Date Thesis & Publications
Nasrin Pak 2022

Thesis: Quantifying Methane Emissions from the Greater Toronto Area

Mostafavi Pak, N., S. Heerah, J. Zhang, E. Chan, D. Worthy, F. Vogel, and D. Wunch (2021), The Facility Level and Area Methane Emissions inventory for the Greater Toronto Area (FLAME-GTA), Atmos. Environ., 252(March), 118319, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2021.118319.

Mostafavi Pak, N., Hedelius, J. K., Roche, S., Cunningham, L., Baier, B., Sweeney, C., Roehl, C., Laughner, J., Toon, G., Wennberg, P., Parker, H., Arrowsmith, C., Mendonca, J., Fogal, P., Wizenberg, T., Herrera, B., Strong, K., Walker, K. A., Vogel, F., and Wunch, D.: Using portable low-resolution spectrometers to evaluate Total Carbon Column Observing Network (TCCON) biases in North America, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 16, 1239–1261,, 2023.

Sébastien Roche 2021

Thesis: Measurements of Greenhouse Gases from Near-Infrared Solar Absorption Spectra

Roche, S., Strong, K., Wunch, D., Mendonca, J., Sweeney, C., Baier, B., Biraud, S. C., Laughner, J. L., Toon, G. C., and Connor, B. J.: Retrieval of atmospheric CO2 vertical profiles from ground-based near-infrared spectra, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 3087–3118,, 2021.

The table below lists Master's students who have completed their Master's degrees.

Name Graduation Date Thesis Title
Jon-Paul Mastrogiacomo 2022 Methane enhancement ratios over Toronto
Lawson Gillespie 2020 Measurements of Greenhouse Gases in the Greater Toronto Area