Environmental Health

Richard Peltier

Richard Peltier

Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

Email: rpeltier@schoolph.umass.edu

Special Areas of Interest: Dr. Peltier focuses his research on identifying the chemical components of particular matter most closely linked to health effects. He has other interests in exposure science, toxicology, and ambient air quality. His research is funded through, among others, National Institute of Health, the Environmental Protection Agency, and several foundations. He is also the Associate Editor of the Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology.

Ezra Wood

Ezra Wood

Research Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

Email: ezrawood@schoolph.umass.edu

Special Areas of Interest: Air pollution research—Quantification of pollutant emissions from on-road vehicles, aircraft, and the petrochemical industry. Development of new sensors for quantifying atmospheric concentrations of trace gases. Research on secondary pollutant formation (especially ozone and secondary organic aerosol). Indoor air quality.