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Daniel Horton

Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Assistant Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Principal Investigator, Climate Change Research Group


Areas of Focus

  • Climate change
  • Atmospheric science
  • Environmental science and sustainability
  • Extreme meteorological events
  • Extreme weather and natural disasters, including heatwaves and landslides
  • Air pollution
  • Environmental justice
  • Electric vehicles
  • Paleoclimatology


  • Public health consequences of air quality and climate change
  • The link between climate change and extreme weather events such as heatwaves and droughts
  • Climate change impacts and how humans can adapt
  • The interaction between Earth’s atmosphere, biosphere, cryosphere, hydrosphere and lithosphere
  • Earth's climate system over time