Michal Segal Rozenhaimer

Bay Area Environmental Research Institute
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Work: (650) 604-4392
Mobile: (650) 400-5256
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Bldg. 245, Rm. 280-S
Moffett Field, CA 94035-0001
United States

Hyperspectral remote sensing (optical and thermal sensors)
Application of statistical and machine learning methods in Atmospheric Science
Atmospheric composition – Air quality and long range transport
Atmospheric composition – Clouds, Radiation and Climate

Ph.D. Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technion – IIT (Israel Institute of Technology), Haifa, Israel, 2011
M.Sc. Agricultural Engineering (Water, Soil, and Environmental Sciences), Technion, 2002, with honors
B.Sc. Chemical Engineering, Technion – IIT, Haifa, Israel, 1999, with honors
Research Scientist – Bay Area Environmental Institute (BAER), NASA Ames Research Center, 2013-
NASA Post-Doctoral Fellow – NASA Ames Research Center, CA, 2011-2013
Research Associate – Technion R&D Institute, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Israel, 2010-11
Research Assistant  – Technion, Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2000-2002, 2005-2010

NASA ARISE (Arctic Radiation, IceBridge, Sea&Ice Experiment), Fairbanks, AK, 09-10/14, instrument scientist and operator on C-130 aircraft, flight planner.
NASA/DOE TCAP (Two Column Aerosol Project),Cape-Cod, MA, 02/13, scientist.
USAID Lower Jordan River water quality project, Israel, 2001-02, water and sediment samples from the Jordan River and vicinity, scientist.

Bachelor of Science in chemical Engineering graduation honor, Technion, Israel, 1999
Master of Science in Agriculture Engineering graduation honor, Technion, Israel,  2002
Gutwirth Excellence Award, Technion, Israel                                                        2002, 2008
Jacobs Excellence Award, Technion, Israel                                                                     2007
The “whole organism” Excellence award, Israeli Ministry of Agriculture,         2007-2008

EU COST action school- environmental technologies and Air-quality monitoring Invited trainee,
Barcelona,    Spain                                                                                                           13-15 June, 2013
NASA Post-doctoral Fellowship program (NPP)                                                                    2011-2013
Environmental Health Foundation (EHF), Organophosphates in Hula Basin: atmospheric levels, transport, degradation products and neurotoxic hazards in children following low-level long-term exposure,  2010-2013
Technion Institute of R&D, Detection of toxic aerosols by open-path FTIR,                      2010-2011
Advancing Women in Science Fellowship, Weizmann Institute, Israel                             2010-2012
Minerva Research Fellowship (Israel-Germany Exchange)                                                           2009
Levi Eshkol Doctoral Fellowship – Israeli Ministry of Science                                             2008-2010
Rieger JNF Fellowship for research in Environmental Science (USA)                          2001-2, 2007


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