Dr. Richard Damoah

Title: 
Lecturer of Physics
Office Location: 
Calloway Hall 212
Phone: 
(443) 885-1557
Email: 
Richard.Damoah@morgan.edu
Education:

Ph.D. Technical University of Munich, Germany 2005
M.S. University of Bremen, Germany, 2002
B.S. University of Cape Coast, Ghana, 2000

Education:

Ph.D. Technical University of Munich, Germany 2005
M.S. University of Bremen, Germany, 2002
B.S. University of Cape Coast, Ghana, 2000

Research Interests:
Dr. Damoah applies observations (remote sensing and in-situ), global 3D models (CCM and CTM) and radiative transfer models to quantify the impact of atmospheric pollutants on air quality and climate. He is also interested in the interactions between climate and human health.

Selected Publications:

  • Doyle, J. G., G. Lesins, C. P. Thackray, C. Perro, G. J. Nott, T. J. Duck, R. Damoah, and J. R. Drummond, Water vapor intrusions into the High Arctic during winter, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L12806, doi:10.1029/2011GL047493, 2011.
  • Wenshou Tian, Martyn P. Chipperfield, David S. Stevenson, Richard Damoah, Sandip Dhomse, Anu Dudhia, Hugh Pumphrey, and Peter Bernath: The Effects ofStratosphere-Troposphere Chemistry Coupling on Tropospheric Ozone, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D00M04, doi:10.1029/2009JD013515, 2010.
  • Kuhn, T., Damoah, R., Bacak, A., and Sloan, J. J.: Characterizing aerosol transport into the Canadian High Arctic using aerosol mass spectrometry and Lagrangian modelling, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 10489-10502, 2010.
  • R. Damoah, N. Spichtinger, R. Servranckx, M. Fromm, E. Eloranta, I. Razenkov, P. James, M. Shulski, C. Forster, A. Stohl: A case study of pyro-convection using a transport model and remote sensing data, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 173-185, 2006.
  • Ansmann, A., I. Mattis, D. Muller, U. Wandinger, M. Radlach, D. Althausen, and R. Damoah: Ice formation in Saharan dust over central Europe observed with temperature/humidity/aerosol Raman lidar, J. Geophys. Res., 110, D18S12, doi:10.1029/2004JD005000, 2005.
  • Damoah, R.; Spichtinger, N.; Forster, C.; James, P.; Mattis, I.; Wandinger, U.; Beirle, S.; Wagner, T.; Stohl, A. Around the world in 17 days - hemispheric -scale transport of forest fire smoke from Russia in May 2003, Atmos. Chem.Phys., 4, 1311-1321, 2004.
  • A. Stohl, O. R. Cooper, R. Damoah, F. C. Fehsenfeld, C. Forster, E.-Y. Hsie, G. Hubler, D. D. Parrish, M. Trainer; Forecasting for a Lagrangian aircraft campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 4, 1113-1124, 2004.
  • Spichtinger, N.; Damoah, R.; Eckhardt, S.; Forster, C.; James, P.; Beirle, S.; Wagner, T.; Novelli, P. C.; Stohl, A. Boreal forest fires in 1997 and 1998: A seasonal comparison using transport model simulations and measurement data, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 4, 1857-1868, 2004.