Andrew Grieshop

Associate Professor

Dr. Andy Grieshop is interested in sources and evolution of atmospheric aerosols, characterization of in-use emissions from mobile and stationary combustion sources, linkages between air pollution emissions and climate change, air pollution exposure assessment, technical policy analysis of the environmental impacts of energy systems, and energy and environment in developing countries. He is the faculty advisor for NCSU Chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) and a member of the Executive Committee of the Triangle Research Initiative on Household Energy Transitions (TRI-HET).

Dr. Grieshop received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley and his MS in Mechanical Engineering and PhD in Mechanical Engineering and Engineering and Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon University, where he was a member of the multi-disciplinary Center for Atmospheric Particle Studies (CAPS). He was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability and the Liu Institute for Global Issues at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Education

Ph.D. 2008

Mechanical Engineering and Engineering and Public Policy

Carnegie Mellon University

M.S. 2005

Mechanical Engineering,

Carnegie Mellon University

B.S. 1997

Mechanical Engineering,

University of California, Berkeley

Research Description

Dr. Grieshop's research focuses on interactions between energy use and the environment and more specifically on improving our technical understanding of the emission and atmospheric transformations of air pollutants. This work aims to inform effective policies to improve air quality and mitigate climate impacts in both developed and developing countries. Current research includes a collaborative project to quantify the emission, indoor concentration, and health and climate impacts of a cookstove replacement program in rural India and a project to characterize the atmospheric aging of emissions from these household energy systems. Other work has focused on air quality in near-road environments and on characterizing the volatility of organic particulate matter. His work integrates laboratory and field based experimentation with modeling and policy analysis efforts to address environmental problems.

Honors and Awards

  • NSF CAREER, 2014

Publications

Characterization of a dimer preparation method for nanoscale organic aerosol
Rothfuss, N. E., Petters, S. S., Champion, W. M., Grieshop, A. P., & Petters, M. D. (2019), AEROSOL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY. https://doi.org/10.1080/02786826.2019.1623379
Determinants of Cookstoves and Fuel Choice Among Rural Households in India
Menghwani, V., Zerriffi, H., Dwivedi, P., Marshall, J. D., Grieshop, A., & Bailis, R. (2019), ECOHEALTH, 16(1), 21–60. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10393-018-1389-3
Pellet-Fed Gasifier Stoves Approach Gas-Stove Like Performance during in-Home Use in Rwanda
Champion, W. M., & Grieshop, A. P. (2019), ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 53(11), 6570–6579. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.9b00009
Temperature- and Humidity-Dependent Phase States of Secondary Organic Aerosols
Petters, S. S., Kreidenweis, S. M., Grieshop, A. P., Ziemann, P. J., & Petters, M. D. (2019), GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 46(2), 1005–1013. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL080563
Volatility and Viscosity Are Correlated in Terpene Secondary Organic Aerosol Formed in a Flow Reactor
Champion, W. M., Rothfuss, N. E., Petters, M. D., & Grieshop, A. P. (2019), ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 6(9), 513–519. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.estlett.9b00412
Characterization of air pollutant concentrations, fleet emission factors, and dispersion near a North Carolina interstate freeway across two seasons
Saha, P. K., Khlystov, A., Snyder, M. G., & Grieshop, A. P. (2018), Atmospheric Environment, 177, 143–153. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2018.01.019
Clean cooking and the SDGs: Integrated analytical approaches to guide energy interventions for health and environment goals
Rosenthal, J., Quinn, A., Grieshop, A. P., Pillarisetti, A., & Glass, R. I. (2018), Energy for Sustainable Development, 42, 152–159. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.esd.2017.11.003
Downwind evolution of the volatility and mixing state of near-road aerosols near a US interstate highway
Saha, P. K., Khlystov, A., & Grieshop, A. P. (2018), Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 18(3), 2139–2154. https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-2139-2018
Seasonally varying secondary organic aerosol formation from in-situ oxidation of near-highway air
Saha, P. K., Reece, S. M., & Grieshop, A. P. (2018), Environmental Science & Technology, 52(13), 7192–7202. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.8b01134
Size distribution of vehicle emitted primary particles measured in a traffic tunnel
Li, X., Dallmann, T. R., May, A. A., Stanier, C. O., Grieshop, A. P., Lipsky, E. M., … Presto, A. A. (2018), ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT, 191, 9–18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2018.07.052

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Grants

Scholarship to Maksim Islam to Support Research Closing the ‘Field to Lab Gap’ in Cookstove Emissions Testing
Jacobs (7/01/19 - 8/31/20)
CNHL:Energy Transitions and Environmental Change in East and Southern Africa’s Coupled Human, Terrestrial and Atmospheric Systems
National Science Foundation (NSF)(10/01/18 - 9/30/20)
PIRE: Confronting Energy Poverty: Building an Interdisciplinary Evidence Base, Network, and Capacity for Transformative Change
National Science Foundation (NSF)(1/01/18 - 12/31/19)
Characterizing the Determinants of Vehicle Traffic Emissions Exposure: Measurement and Modeling of Land-Use, Traffic, Emissions, Transformation and Transport
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)(1/01/17 - 5/31/19)
In-home emission testing of Mimi Moto pellet-fueled forced draft stoves and traditional cooking methods in Rwanda: Particulate matter emission factors and characterization
United Nations Office for Project Services(7/01/17 - 12/31/18)
Experimental Interventions to Facilitate Clean Cookstove Adoption, Promote Clean Indoor Air, and Mitigate Climate Change
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)(9/01/15 - 9/30/19)
CNHL:Energy Transitions and Environmental Change in East and Southern Africa’s Coupled Human, Terrestrial and Atmospheric Systems
National Science Foundation (NSF)(10/01/16 - 9/30/18)
Characterizing the Determinants of Vehicle Traffic Emissions Exposure: Measurement and Modeling of Land-Use, Traffic, Emissions, Transformation and Transport
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)(8/15/15 - 6/30/17)
Development and Demonstration of Methods for Measurement of Human Exposure to Air Pollution Using Portable Sensors Applied to High Potential Dose Scenarios in Urban Environments
NCSU Center for Human Health and the Environment(8/16/15 - 12/31/16)
In Home Emission Testing of Baseline and Alternative Cookstove Technologies in Malawi: Particulate Matter Emission Factors and Characterization
United Nations Foundation (UNF)(8/01/15 - 12/31/16)