DRI Publications

2011 DAS Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

Abatzoglou, J. and T. Brown, 2011: A comparison of statistical downscaling methods suited for wildfire applications. Int. J. Climatol., doi:10.1002/joc.2312.

Asaf, D., M. Peleg, J. Alsawair, A. Soleiman, V. Matveev, E. Tas, A. Gertler, and M. Luria, 2011: Trans-Boundary Transport of Ozone from the Eastern Mediterranean Coast. Atmos. Environ., 45(31), 5595-5601.

Bailey, M., and J. Hallett, 2011: Ice Crystal Linear Growth Rates from -20 °C to -70 °C: Confirmation from Wave Cloud Studies. J. Atmos. Sci., in press.

Bandy, A., I.C. Faloona, B.W. Blomquist, B.J. Huebert, A.D. Clarke, S.G. Howell, R.L. Mauldin, C.A. Cantrell, J.G. Hudson, B.G. Heikes, J.T. Merrill, Y. Wang, D.W. O’Sullivan, W. Nadler, D.D. Davis, 2011: Pacific Atmospheric Sulfur Experiment (PASE): dynamics and chemistry of the south Pacific tropical trade wind regime. J. Atmos. Chem., 68, 5-25, Published online: 15 February 2012.

Bowers, R.M. Bowers, I.B. McCubbin, A.G. Hallar, and N. Fierer, 2011: Seasonal variability in airborne bacterial communities at a high-elevation site in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Atmos. Environ., 50, 41-49. 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.01.005.

Buck, B., J. King, and V. Etyemezian, 2011: Effects of salt mineralogy on dust emissions, Salton Sea, California. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J., 75, 1958–1972.

Cao, Jun-ji, Li, H., J.C. Chow; J.G. Watson; S. Lee; B. Rong; J.-G. Dong, K.-F. Ho, 2011: Chemical composition of indoor and outdoor atmospheric particles at Emperor Qin's Terra-cotta Museum, Xi’an, China, Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 11(1):70-79.

Cao, J.J., J.C. Chow, J. Tao, S.C. Lee, J.G. Watson, K.F. Ho, G.H. Wang, C.S. Zhu, and Y.M. Han, 2011: Stable carbon isotopes in aerosols from Chinese cities: Influence of fossil fuels. Atmos. Environ., 45(6), 1359-1363.

Cao, J.J., J.G. Watson, and J.C. Chow, 2011: A special issue of JAWMA on papers from the "Leapfrogging Opportunities for Air Quality Improvement Conference". J. Air Waste Manage. Assoc., 61(11), 1091-1092.

Chakrabarty, R.K., M.A. Garro, B.A. Garro, S. Chancellor, H. Moosmüller, and C.M. Herald, 2011: Simulation of Aggregates with Point-Contacting Monomers in the Cluster–Dilute Regime. Part 1: Determining the Most Reliable Technique for Obtaining Three-Dimensional Fractal Dimension from Two-Dimensional Images. Aerosol Sci. Tech., 45, 75-80. doi:10.1080/02786826.2010.520363.

Chakrabarty, R. K., M. A. Garro, B. A. Garro, S. Chancellor, H. Moosmüller, and C. M. Herald, 2011: Simulation of Aggregates with Point-Contacting Monomers in the Cluster–Dilute Regime. Part 2: Comparison of Two- and Three-Dimensional Structural Properties as a Function of Fractal Dimension. Aerosol Sci. Tech., 45, 893-898.

Chen, L.-W.A., J.G. Watson, J.C. Chow, D.W. DuBois, D.W. and L. Herschberger, 2011: Chemical mass balance source apportionment for combined PM2.5 measurements from U.S. non-urban and urban long-term networks. Atmos. Environ., 44(38), 4908-4918.

Chen, L.-W.A., J.G. Watson, J.C. Chow, D.W. DuBois, L. Herschberger, 2011: PM2.5 source apportionment: Reconciling receptor models for U.S. non-urban and urban long-term networks. J. Air Waste Manage. Assoc., 61(11), 1204-1217.

Cheng, Y., S.C. Zou, S.C. Lee, J.C. Chow, K.F. Ho, J.G. Watson, Y.M. Han, R.J. Zhang, F. Zhang, P.S. Yau, Y. Huang, Y. Bai, and W.J. Wu, 2011: Characteristics and source apportionment of PM1 emissions at a roadside station. J. Hazard. Mat., 195, 82-91.

Chow, J.C., and J.G. Watson, 2011: Air quality management of multiple pollutants and multiple effects. Air Quality and Climate Change Journal, 45(3), 26-32.

Chow, J.C., J.G. Watson, J. Robles, X.L. Wang, L.-W.A. Chen, D.L. Trimble, S.D. Kohl, R.J. Tropp, and K.K. Fung, 2011: Quality assurance and quality control for thermal/optical analysis of aerosol samples for organic and elemental carbon. Anal. Bioanal. Chem., 401(10), 3141-3152. doi:10.1007/s00216-011-5103-3.

Chow, J.C., J.G. Watson, D.H. Lowenthal, L.-W.A. Chen, and N. Motallebi, 2011: PM2.5 source profiles for black and organic carbon emission inventories. Atmos. Environ., 45, 5407-5414.

Engelbrecht, J.P. and R.K.M. Jayanty, 2011: Characterizing sources of airborne mineral dust, in Iraq. Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts, Mineralogical Magazine, 75(3), 812.

Faïn, X., D. Obrist, A. Pierce, C. Barth, M.S. Gustin, and D.P. Boyle, 2011: Whole-watershed mercury balance in a Sierra Nevada ecosystem. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 75, 2379-2392.

Fujita, E.M., Campbell, D.E., Zielinska, B., Chow, J.C., Lindhjem, C.E., DenBleyker, A, Bishop, G.A, Schuchmann B.G., Stedman, D.H., Lawson, D.L. (2012). Comparison of the MOVES2010a, MOBILE6.2 and EMFAC2007 Mobile Source Emissions Models with On-Road Traffic Tunnel and Remote Sensing Measurements. J. Air & Waste Manage. Assoc. 62, xxxx-xxxx.

Gatebe, C.K., E.M. Wilcox, R. Poudyal, and J. Wang, 2011: Effects of ship wakes on ocean brightness and radiative forcing over ocean. Geophys. Res. Lttrs., 38, L17702, doi:10.1029/2011GL048819.

Giechaskiel, B., X. Wang, D. Gilliland, and Y. Drossinos, 2011: The effect of particle chemical composition on the activation probability in n-butanol condensation particle counters. J. Aerosol Sci., 42(1): 20-37.

Grabowsky, J., T. Streibel, M. Sklorz, J.C. Chow, A. Mamakos, and R. Zimmermann, 2011: Hyphenation of a carbon analyzer to photo-1 ionization mass spectrometry to unravel the organic composition of particulate matter on a molecular level. Anal. Bioanal. Chem., 401(10), 3153-3164.

Hallar, A.G., D.H. Lowenthal, G. Chirokova, R.D Borys, C. Wiedinmyer, 2011: Persistent daily new particle formation at a mountain-top location. Atmos. Environ., 45(24), 4111-4115. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.04.044.

Hallar, A. G., G. Chirokova, I. McCubbin, T. H. Painter, C. Wiedinmyer, and C. Dodson (2011), Atmospheric bioaerosols transported via dust storms in the western United States, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L17801, doi:10.1029/2011GL048166.

Hallar, A. Gannet, Ian B. McCubbin, Jennifer M. Wright, 2011: CHANGE: A Place-Based Curriculum for Understanding Climate Change at Storm Peak Laboratory, Colorado. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 92, 909–918.
doi: 10.1175/2011BAMS3026.1

Han, Y.M., J.J. Cao, B.Z. Yan, T.C. Kenna, Z.D. Jin, Y. Cheng, J.C. Chow, and Z.S. An, 2011: Comparison of elemental carbon in lake sediments measured by three different methods and 150-year pollution history in eastern China. Environ. Sci. Technol., 45(12), 5287-5293.

Heymsfield, A. J., P.R. Field, M. Bailey, D. Rogers, J.L. Stith, Z. Wang, S.J. Haimov, and C.H. Twohy, 2011: Ice in Clouds Experiment – Layer Clouds Part 1: Ice Crystal Growth Rates Derived from Lenticular Wave Cloud Penetrations. J. Atmos. Sci., 68, 2628-2654.

Hidy, G.M., J.C. Chow, M. Baer, L. Diaz-Robles, L Friedl, P. Mueller, T. Overcamp, and J. Watson, 2011: Environmental issues and management strategies for waste electronic and electrical equipment: Introduction. J. Air Waste Manage. Assoc., 61(6), 586.

Ho, S.S.H., J.C. Chow, J.G. Watson, L.P.T. Ng, Y. Kwok, K.F. Ho, and J.J. Cao, 2011: Precautions for in-injection port thermal desorption-gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (TD-GC/MS) applied to aerosol filter samples. Atmos. Environ., 45(7), 1491-1496.

Hoekman, S.K., A. Broch, C. Robbins,, E. Ceniceros, and M. Natarajan, 2011: Review of biodiesel composition, properties, and specifications. Renew. & Sust. Energy Reviews, 16, 143-169. doi:10.1016/j.rser.2011.07.143.

Hoekman, S.K., A. Broch, and C. Robbins, 2011: Hydrothermal Carbonization (HTC) of Lignocellulosic Biomass. Energy Fuels. 25(4), 1802-1801, dx.doiorg/10.1021/ef101745n.

Hu, T.F., J.J. Cao, K.F. Ho, Z.S. An, S. Lee, J.C. Chow, J.G. Watson, and H. Li, 2011: Winter and summer characteristics of airborne particles Inside Emperor Qin's Terra-Cotta Museum, China: A study by scanning electron microscopy-energy dispersive x-ray spectrometry. J. Air Waste Manage. Assoc., 61(9), 914-922.

Hudson, J.G., S. Noble, and V. Jha, 2011: On the relative role of sea salt cloud condensation nuclei (CCN). J. Atmos. Chem., doi:10.1007/s10874-011-9210-5.

Hudson, J.G., V. Jha, and S. Noble, 2011: Drizzle correlations with giant nuclei. Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L05808, doi:10.1029/2010GL046207.

Ireson, R.G., J.M. Ondov, B. Zielinska, C.S. Weaver, M.D.Easter, D.R. Lawson, T.W. Hesterberg, M.E. Davey, and L.-J.S. Liu, 2011: Measuring In-Cabin School Bus Tailpipe And Crankcase PM2.5: A New Dual Tracer Method. J. Air & Waste Manage. Assoc., 61(5), 494-503.

Jayanty, R.K.M, J.B. Flanagan, and J.P. Engelbrecht, J.P., 2011: Chemical speciation of airborne mineral dust in the Middle East. Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts, Mineralogical Magazine, 75(3), 1105.

Jena, U., and K.C. Das, 2011: Comparative Evaluation of Thermochemical Liquefaction and Pyrolysis for Bio-Oil Production from Microalgae. Energy Fuels, 25, 5472-5482.

Kaplan, M. L., R. K. Vellore, J. M. Lewis, and M. Young (2011), The role of unbalanced mesoscale circulations in dust storms, J. Geophys. Res., 116, doi:10.1029/2011JD016218.

Khalek, I.A., T.L. Bougher, P.M. Merritt, and B. Zielinska, 2011: Regulated and Unregulated Emissions from Highway Heavy-Duty Diesel Engines Complying with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 2007 Emissions Standards. J. Air & Waste Manage. Assoc., 61(4), 427-442.

Kim, J.H., S.S. Yum, S. Shim, S.-C. Yoon, J.G. Hudson, J. Park, and S.-J. Lee, 2011: On aerosol hygroscopicity, cloud condensation nuclei (CCN) spectra and critical supersaturation measured at two remote islands of Korea between 2006 and 2009. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12627–12645, doi:10.5194/acp-11-12627-2011.

King, J., V. Etyemezian, M. Sweeney, B. J. Buck, and G. Nikolich, 2011: Dust emission variability at the Salton Sea, California, USA. Aeolian Research, 3, 67–79.

Koracin, D., R. Vellore, D. H. Lowenthal, J. G. Watson, J. Koracin, T. McCord, D. W. DuBois, L.-W. Antony Chen, N. Kumar, E. M. Knipping, N. J. M. Wheeler, K. Craig, and S. Reid. 2011: Regional source identification using Lagrangian stochastic particle dispersion and HYSPLIT backward-trajectory models. J. Air & Waste Manage. Assoc., 61, 660-672. doi:10.3155/1047-3289.61.6.660.

Larson, T., B. Zielinska, R. Ireson, and L.-J.S. Liu, 2011: Source apportionment of PM2.5 inside two diesel school buses using partial least squares discriminant analysis with chemical mass balance. Atmos. Pollution Res., 2, 144-150.

Lewis, J.M., M.L. Kaplan, R. Vellore, R.M. Rabin, J. Hallett, and S. Cohn, 2011: Dust storm over the Black Rock Desert: Larger-scale dynamical signatures. J. Geophys. Res., 116, D06113, doi:10.1029/2010JD014784, 2011.

Liu, X., R.C. Easter, S. J. Ghan, R. Zaveri, P. Rasch, J.-F. Lamarque, A. Gettelman, H. Morrison, F. Vitt, A. Conley, S. Park, R. Neale, C. Hannay, A. Ekman, P. Hess, N. Mahowald, W. Collins, M. Iacono, C. Bretherton, M. Flanner, D. Mitchell, P. Cameron-Smith and C. Chuang, 2011: Toward a Minimal Representation of Aerosol Direct and Indirect Effects: model description and evaluation. Geophys. Model Dev. Discuss, 4, 3485-3598.

Liu, X., R.C. Easter, S.J. Ghan, R. Zaveri, P. Rasch, X. Shi, J.-F. Lamarque, A. Gettelman, D.H. Lowenthal, R.D. Borys, W. Cotton, S. Saleeby, S.A. Cohn, and W.O.J. Brown, 2011: The altitude of snow growth by riming and vapor deposition in mixed-phase orographic clouds. Atmos. Environ., 45(2), 519-522. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.09.061.

Lowenthal, D.H., R.D. Borys, W. Cotton, S. Saleeby. S.A. Cohn, and W.O.J. Brown, 2011: The altitude of snow growth by riming and vapor deposition in mixed-phase orographic clouds. Atmos. Environ. 45(2), 519-522. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.09.061

Lynam, J.G., C.J. Coronella, W. Yan, M.T. Reza, and V.R. Vasquez, 2011: Acetic Acid and Lithium Chloride Effects on Hydrothermal Carbonization of Lignocellulosic Biomass. Bioresource Technology, doi:10.1016/j.biortech.2011.02.035.

Mason, J.B, E.M. Fujita, D.E. Campbell, and B. Zielinska, 2011: Evaluation of Passive Samplers for Assessment of Community Exposure to Toxic Air Contaminants and Related Pollutants. ES&T, 45, 2243-2249.

Mejia, J.F., J. Huntington, B. Hatchett, and D. Koračin, 2011: Linking Global Climate Models to an Integrated Hydrologic Model using a Hybrid Downscaling Approach. J. Contemporary Water Res. and Edu., 147, 17-27.

Mitchell, D. L., and R. P. d’Entremont, 2011: Satellite retrieval of the liquid water fraction in tropical clouds between -20° and -38°C. Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., 4, 1-42, doi:10.5194/amtd-4-1-2011.

Mitchell, D. L., S. Mishra, and R. P. Lawson, 2011: Representing the ice fall speed in climate models: Results from Tropical Composition, Cloud and Climate Coupling (TC4) and the Indirect and Semi-Direct Aerosol Campaign (ISDAC), J. Geophys. Res., 116, D00T03, doi:10.1029/2010JD015433.

Mitchell, D.L., R.P. Lawson, and B. Baker, 2011: Understanding effective diameter and its application to terrestrial radiation in ice clouds. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 3417-3429, doi:10.5194/acp-11-3417-2011.

Moosmüller, H. and R. K. Chakrabarty, 2011: Technical Note: Simple Analytical Relationships between Ångström Coefficients of Aerosol Extinction, Scattering, Absorption, and Single Scattering Albedo. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11,10677-10680.

Moosmüller, H., R. K. Chakrabarty, K. M. Ehlers, and W. P. Arnott, 2011: Absorption Ångström Coefficient, Brown Carbon, and Aerosols: Basic Concepts, Bulk Matter, and Spherical Particles. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 1217-1225.

Morrison, H., Vitt, F., Conley, A., Park, S., Neale, R., Hannay, C., Ekman, A. M. L., Hess, P., Mahowald, N., Collins, W., Iacono, M. J., Bretherton, C. S., Flanner, M. G., and Mitchell, D., 2011: Toward a minimal representation of aerosol direct and indirect effects: model description and evaluation, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 4, 3485-3598, doi:10.5194/gmdd-4-3485-2011.

Murphy, D.M., J.C. Chow, E.M. Leibensperger, W.C. Malm, M.L. Pitchford, B.A. Schichtel, J.G. Watson, and W.H. White, 2011: Decreases in elemental carbon and fine particle mass in the United States. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 4679-4686.

Obrist, D., M. Peleg, E. Tas, V. Matveev, X. Faïn, E. Tas, D. Asaf, and M. Luria, 2011: Efficient mercury oxidation by bromine in the temperate atmosphere. Nature Geoscience, 4, 22-26.

Obrist, D., D.W. Johnson, and R.L. Edmonds, 2011: Effects of vegetation type on mercury concentrations and pools in two adjacent coniferous and deciduous forests. J. Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, published online.

Obrist, D., D.W. Johnson, S.E. Lindberg, Y. Luo, O. Hararuk, R. Bracho, J.J. Battles, D.B. Dail, R.L. Edmonds, R.K. Monson, S.V. Ollinger, S.G. Pallardy, K. S. Pregitzer, & D. E. Todd, 2011. Mercury distribution across 14 U.S. forests. Part I: spatial patterns of concentrations in biomass, litter, and soils. Environ. Sci. Technol., 45(9), 3974-3981.

Pokharel, A.K., and D. Obrist, 2011: Fate of mercury in tree litter during decomposition. Biogeosciences, 8, 2507-2521.

Rasmussen, R.M., J. Hallett, R. Purcell, S. D. Landolt, and J. Cole, 2011: The Hotplate Precipitation Gauge. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 28(2), 148–164. doi: 10.1175/2010JTECHA1375.1

Robbins, C., S.K. Hoekman, E. Ceniceros, and M. Natarajan, 2011: Effects of Biodiesel Fuels Upon Criteria Emissions. JSAE, 20119349, Paper No. SAE 2011-01-1943.

Sahu, M., S. Hu, P.H. Ryan, G. LeMasters, S.A. Grinshpun, J.C. Chow, and P. Biswas, 2011: Chemical compositions and source identification of PM2.5 aerosols for estimation of a diesel source surrogate. Sci. Total Environ., 409(13), 2642-2651.

Samy, S., B. Zielinska, J.C. Sagebiel, and J.D. McDonald, 2011: Application for a Newly Developed High-Capacity NOx Denuder: Low NOx Diesel Transformation Experiments. J. Air & Waste Manage. Assoc., 61(3), 319-323.

Shaw, D., G.M. Hidy, J.J. Cao, J.P. Chen, J.C. Chow, C.K. Chou, S.Y. Chu, X. Feng, D.J. Jacob, H. Liao, S. Tao, Y. Wang, J.G. Watson, and T. Zhu, 2011: Conference highlights: Climate and Air Quality: An East Asia-Pacific Rim Conference. EM, 17(July), 25-27.

Shen, G.F., S. Tao, W. Wang, Y.F. Yang, J.N. Ding, M.A. Xue, Y.J. Min, C. Zhu, H.Z. Shen, W, Li, B. Wang, R. Wang, W.T. Wang, X.L. Wang, and A.G. Russell, 2011: Emission of oxygenated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from indoor solid fuel combustion. Environ. Sci. Technol., 45(8), 3459-3465.

Shinoda, M., J.A. Gillies, M. Mikami, and Y. Shao, 2011: Temperate grasslands as a dust source: knowledge, uncertainties and challenges. Aeolian Research 10.1016/j.aeolia.2011.07.001.

Soto-Garcia, L.L., M.O. Andreae, T.W. Andreae, P. Artaxo, W. Maenhaut, T. Kirchstetter, T. Novakov, J.C. Chow, and O.L. Mayol-Bracero, 2011: Evaluation of the carbon content of aerosols from the burning of biomass in the Brazilian Amazon using thermal, optical and thermal-optical analysis methods. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11(9), 4425-4444.

Sweeney, M. R., E. V. McDonald, and V. Etyemezian, 2011: Quantifying dust emissions from desert landforms, eastern Mojave Desert, USA. Geomorphology, 135, 21–34.

Taylor, N.F., D.R. Collins, C.W. Spencer, D.H. Lowenthal, B. Zielinska, V. Samburova, and N. Kumar, 2011: Measurement of ambient aerosol hydration state at Great Smoky Mountains National Park in the southeastern United States. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12,085-12,107.

Thornton, D.C., A.R. Bandy, and J.G. Hudson, 2011: Fast sulfur dioxide measurements correlated with cloud condensation nuclei spectra in the marine boundary layer. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 11511-11519, doi:10.5194/acp-11-11511-2011.

Vidaurre, G., J. Hallett, and D.C. Rogers, 2011: Airborne Measurement of Liquid and Total Water Content. J. Atmos. and Oceanic Technol., 28, 1088-1103. doi:10.1175/JTECH-D_10-05035.1

Volk, M., D. Obrist, K. Novak, R. Giger, S. Bassin, and J. Fuhrer, 2011: Subalpine grassland carbon dioxide fluxes indicate substantial carbon losses under increased nitrogen deposition, but not at elevated ozone concentration. Global Change Biology. 17, 366–376.

Wang, X., C. Robbins, S.K. Hoekman, J.C. Chow, J.G. Watson, and D. Schuetzle, 2011: Dilution sampling and analysis of particulate matter in biomass-derived syngas. Front. Environ. Sci. Engin. China, 5(3), 320-330, doi:10.1007/s11783-011-0347-x.

Watson, J.G., J.C. Chow, L. Chen, X.L. Wang, T.M. Merrifield, P.M. Fine, and K. Barker, 2011: Measurement system evaluation for upwind/downwind sampling of fugitive dust emissions. Aerosol Air Qual. Res., 11(4), 331-350. doi:10.4209/aaqr.2011.03.0028. 

Watson, J.G., J.C. Chow, Sodeman, D.A., D.H. Lowenthal, Chang, M.-C.O., Park, K., X.L. Wang, 2011: Comparison of four scanning mobility particle sizers at the Fresno supersite. Particuology, 9(3), 204-209.

Watson, J.G., J.C. J.C. Chow, L.-W.A. Chen, D.H. Lowenthal, E.M. Fujita, H.D. Kuhns, D. Sodeman, D.E. Campbell, H. Moosmüller, D. Zhu, and N. Motallebi, 2011: Particulate emission factors for fossil fuel and biomass combustion sources. Sci. Tot. Environ., 409(12), 2384-2396.

Watson, J.G., J.C. Chow, L.-W.A. Chen, D. Lowenthal, E.M. Fujita, H.D. Kuhns, D.A. Sodeman, D.E. Campbell, H. Moosmüller, D. Zhu, and N. Motallebi, 2011: Particulate Emission Factors for Mobile Fossil Fuel and Biomass Combustion Sources. Sci. Total Environ., 409(12), 2384-2396. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2011.02.041.

Watson, J.G., J.C. Chow, D.A. Sodeman, D.H. Lowenthal, M.-C.O. Chang, K. Park, and X. Wang, 2011: Intercomparison of four scanning mobility particle sizers. Particuology, 9, 204-209.

Wilcox, E. M., 2011: Direct and semi-direct radiative forcing of smoke aerosols over clouds. Atmos. Chem. and Phys. Discuss., 11, 20947-20972. doi:10.5194/acpd-11-20947/2011/

Wu, F., J.C. Chow, Z.S. An, J.G. Watson, and J.J. Cao, 2011: Size-differentiated chemical characteristics of Asian Paleo dust: Records from aeolian deposition on the Chinese loess plateau. J. Air Waste Manage. Assoc., 61(2), 180-189.

Zhu, D., H. Kuhns, J.A. Gillies, V. Etyemezian, A. Gertler, and S. Brown, 2011: Inferring deposition velocities from changes in aerosol size distributions downwind of a roadway. Atmos. Environ., 45, 957-966, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.11.004.

Zhu, D., N.J. Nussbaum, H.D. Kuhns, M.-C.O. Chang, D. Sodeman, H. Moosmüller, and J.G. Watson, 2011: Real-World PM, NOx, CO, and Ultrafine Particle Emission Factors for Military Non-Road Heavy Duty Diesel Vehicles. Atmos. Env., 45, 2603-2609.

Zielinska, E. Fujita, W. Ollison, D. Campbell, J. Sagebiel, P. Merritt, and L. Smith, 2011: Relationships of Attached Garage and Home Exposures to Fuel Type and Emission Levels of Garage Sources. Air Quality, Atmos. and Health, 5(1), 89-100. doi:10.1007/s11869-010-0121-4.


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