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Dr Rebecca Garland

CSIR principal researcher

Garland’s research interests include the measurement of atmospheric pollutants, with a focus on aerosol particles, regional air quality modelling, air quality and climate linkages and the health impacts of climate change.

Full Profile

Garland has a PhD in chemistry from the University of Colorado Boulder, USA. She leads a CSIR research group focusing on regional air quality modelling and environmental health. Garland’s research areas of interest include the measurement of atmospheric pollutants, with a focus on aerosol particles, regional air quality modelling, air quality and climate linkages, and the health impacts of air pollution and climate change.

Expertise: Regional air quality modelling; Environmental health

Academic qualifications: 
  • BS (Environmental Chemistry and minor in Political Science) (cum laude), Allegheny College, USA, 1997
  • PhD (Chemistry), University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA, 2006

Contact Person

Dr Rebecca Garland

rgarland@csir.co.za