Atmospheric scientist, ozone specialist Richard S. Stolarski dies at 82

February 28, 2024

Richard S. Stolarski, research professor in the Morton K. Blaustein Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, died Feb. 22 of cancer. In recognition, Stolarski received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Stratospheric Ozone Protection Award and the United Nations Environment Programme's Global Ozone Award. Paging through them, you see the picture of someone who lived a rich life, taking joy in his work, the natural world, ideas, and family." Before coming to Johns Hopkins in 2010, Stolarski was a research scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, for more than 30 years. Siddiqui also remembered how supportive of students Stolarski was, even in retirement, when he remained an active participant in discussions and committee meetings.

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