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Professor and Chair, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


  • Ph.D., Oregon Health and Science University, 1990


Barbara Turpin, Ph.D., is a professor with over 25 years of experience in aerosol science, atmospheric chemistry and environmental engineering. She combines laboratory experiments, chemical modeling and field research to improve the understanding of linkages between air pollution emissions and human exposures.

Areas of Expertise

  • Air Quality and Atmospheric Science