The Kinds of Research Jose Fuentes Has Conducted In the Arctic

Video Shot in: 2024

Dr. Jose Fuentes discusses his research experiences during expeditions to the Arctic, highlighting various projects aimed at understanding the atmosphere’s dynamics and pollutant interactions. He describes setting up flux towers to study pollutant absorption by snowpacks, conducting balloon measurements to assess ozone depletion, and investigating the impact of water channels on atmospheric thermodynamics. These studies reveal crucial insights into feedback mechanisms and climate processes not yet fully accounted for in climate models, emphasizing the ongoing need for scientific exploration in the rapidly changing Arctic environment.