Chad Wolak

Chad Wolak

Laboratory Manager, Laboratory for AMS Radiocarbon Preparation and Research (NSRL)

  • Professional Research Assistant


  • MS: University of Georgia, 2002

Contact Information

(Office) 303 492-5019

Research Interests

Quantification of 14C and fossil fuel CO2 in the modern atmosphere.  Use of radiocarbon as a geochemical tracer in the environment.




Miller, J. B., Scott J. Lehman, Montzka, S. A., Sweeney, C., Miller, B. R., Karion, A., Chad Wolak, Dlugokencky, E. J., Southon, J., Turnbull, J. C., Tans, P. P. 2012: Linking emissions of fossil fuel CO2 and other anthropogenic trace gases using atmospheric (CO2)-C-14. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 117: D08302. DOI: 10.1029/2011JD017048

Turnbull, J. C., Scott J. LehmanSteve MorganChad Wolak 2010: A new automated extraction system for 14C measurement for atmospheric CO2. Radiocarbon, 52(3) special issue 2: 1261-1269.