Susan Solomon

Susan Solomon (born in Chicago) is an American atmospheric chemist, working for most of her career at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). In 2011, Solomon joined the faculty at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she serves as the Ellen Swallow Richards Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry & Climate Science. Solomon, with her colleagues, was the first to propose the chlorofluorocarbon free radical reaction mechanism that is the cause of the Antarctic ozone hole.

Solomon is a member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, the European Academy of Sciences, and the French Academy of Sciences. In 2002, ''Discover'' magazine recognized her as one of the 50 most important women in science. In 2008, Solomon was selected by ''Time'' magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world. She also serves on the Science and Security Board for the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. Provided by Wikipedia

Published 1983
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Other Authors: ...Solomon, Susan Gross...

Published 2003
Springer US
Other Authors: ...Solomon, Susan D....