March 16, 1929|
|Died||January 2, 2015
Kensington, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Belgrade|
|Spouse(s)||Marica Cvetković (m. 1954–2014) (her death)|
Tihomir Novakov, Ph.D known also as Tica Novakov (March 16, 1929 – January 2, 2015) was an Serbian-born American physicist. As a scientist, Novakov was known for his black carbon, air quality, and climate change research. James Hansen dubbed him "the godfather of black carbon." He was born in Sombor, Serbia.
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- Chen, Allan. "Carbonaceous Aerosols and Climate Change: How Researchers Proved Black Carbon is a Significant Force in the Atmosphere". Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. http://eetd.lbl.gov/newsletter/nl17/eetd-nl17-4-blackcarbon.html. Retrieved January 5, 2015.
- Thomas Kirchstetter (January 2015). "Tihomir Novakov, 1929-2015". eetd.lbl.gov. http://eetd.lbl.gov/news/article/59381/tihomir-novakov-1929-2015.