DRI / DIRECTORY / VERA SAMBUROVA
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Dr. Vera Samburova
Associate Research Professor, Atmospheric Science

Professional Interests

-Speciation and characterization of organic compounds in the atmosphere

-Developing of analytical methods for analysis of various organic species

-Comprehensive chemical characterization of biomass conversion product, biomass-burning and vehicle emissions, volatile organic compounds at cannabis grow facilities

– Analysis of organic compounds, including toxic species, in e-cigarette vapors

Analytical Capabilities and Skills

  • MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry
  • H-NMR and C-NMR
  • FTIR-spectroscopy
  • Liquid chromatography mass spectrometry (UPLC-MS)
  • ESI and APCI MS and MS/MS
  • UV- spectroscopy
  • Thermolens spectrometry
  • Gas Chromatography Mass spectrometry (GC/MS)
  • Thermal Desorption GC/MS
  • Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotronic Resonance Ultra High Resolution Mass Spectrometry (FT-ICR MS)
  • Electron Microscopy

Awards

2017: The Peter B. Wagner Medal of Excellence Award for DRI Scholars in the Early Stages of Career Development

2018: The Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) Board of Regents Rising Researcher Award

Service to the Scientific Community

  • June 2012 – Jue 2015. Chair of AB2 (Atmospheric Chemistry) section of the Air & Waste Management Association (AWMA, USA)
  • August 2012 present time. Associate Director for the Graduate Program in Atmospheric Sciences at UNR
  • September 2009 present time. Active member of laboratory safety committee at Desert Research Institute (Reno, Nevada)
  • December 2011-present time.Secretary of the Eastern Sierra Chapter Air & Waste Management Association.
  • 2002 2007 member of Swiss Chemical Society (Switzerland)
  • 2009 present time. Chair of committee of Peter Wagner Memorial Award for Women in Atmospheric Sciences (USA).

Education

DegreeYearInstitutionArea
Post.Doc2007-08Desert Research Institute, RenoChemistry
Ph.D.2007Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ZurichChemistry
M.S.2002Moscow State University, MoscowChemistry

Keywords

Atmospheric aerosols, organic chemistry, air pollution, algae, biofuels, liquid chromatography mass spectrometry, gas chromatography mass spectrometry, aldehydes, e-cigarettes, cannabis emissions, volatile organic compounds, biomass combustion, oxidation flow reactor, H-NMR, solid phase extraction, toxic compounds, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, vehicle emissions, bioaerosols

 

Publications
2020
Son, Y., Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y. (2020). Carbonyls and Carbon Monoxide Emissions from Electronic Cigarettes Affected by Device Type and Use Patterns, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17 (8), 2767, 10.3390/ijerph17082767
Rennie, M., Samburova, V., Sengupta, D., Bhattarai, C., Arnott, W. P., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2020). Emissions from the Open Laboratory Combustion of Cheatgrass (Bromus Tectorum), Atmosphere, 11 (4), 406
Ebersole, J., Samburova, V., Son, Y., Cappelli, D., Demopoulos, C., Capurro, A., Pinto, A., Chrzan, B., Kingsley, K., Howard, K., Clark, N., Khlystov, A. Y. (2020). Harmful chemicals emitted from electronic cigarettes and potential deleterious effects in the oral cavity, Tobacco Induced Disease, 18 (May), 41, 10.18332/tid/116988
Son, Y., Giovenco, D., Delnevo, C., Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Meng, Q. (2020). Indoor Air Quality and Passive E-cigarette Aerosol Exposures in Vape-shops, Nicotine and Tobacco Research, Accepted.
Beres, N. D., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2020). Deposition of Brown Carbon onto Snow: Changes of Snow Optical and Radiative Properties, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 6095-6114, 10.5194/acp-20-6095-2020
Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H. (2020). Criteria-Based Identification of Important Fuels for Wildland Fire Emission Research, Atmosphere, 11 (6), 640, 10.3390/atmos11060640

2019
Son, Y., Mishin, V., Laskin, J. D., Mainelis, G., Wackowski, O. A., Delnevo, C., Schwander, S., Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Meng, Q. (2019). Hydroxyl Radicals in E-cigarette Vapor and E-vapor Oxidative Potentials under Different Vaping Patterns, Chemical research in toxicology, 32 (6), 1087-1095, 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.8b00400
Clegg, S. L., Mazzoleni, L. R., Samburova, V., Taylor, N. F., Collins, D. R., Schum, S. K., Hallar, A. G. (2019). Modelling the hygroscopic growth factors of aerosol material containing a large water-soluble organic fraction, collected at the Storm Peak Laboratory, Atmospheric Environment, Accepted. 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.05.068
Nelson, K. N., Boehmler, J., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H., Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Wilcox, E.M., Watts, A. C. (2019). A Multipollutant Smoke Emissions Sensing and Sampling Instrument Package for Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Development and Testing, Fire, 2, 32, 10.3390/fire2020032
Samburova, V., McDaniel, M. R., Campbell, D. E., Wolf, M., Stockwell, W. R., Khlystov, A. Y. (2019). Dominant Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) measured at four Cannabis growing facilities: Pilot study results, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 69 (11), 1267-1276, 10.1080/10962247.2019.1654038
2018
Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Kirillova, E., Mazzoleni, L., Iaukea-Lum, M., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2018). Light absorption by polar and non-polar aerosol compounds from laboratory biomass combustion, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 10849-10867, 10.5194/acp-18-10849-2018
Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Sengupta, D., Iaukea-Lum, M., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2018). Physical and chemical characterization of aerosol in fresh and aged emissions from open combustion of biomass fuels, Aerosol Science and Technology, 10.1080/02786826.2018.1498585
Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Strickland, M., Darrow, L., Angermann, J., Son, Y., Khlystov, A. Y. (2018). Aldehydes in Exhaled Breath during E-Cigarette Vaping: Pilot Study Results, Toxics, 6 (3), 46, 10.3390/toxics6030046
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V. (2018). Comment on “Do flavouring compounds contribute to aldehyde emissions in e-cigarettes” by Farsalinos and Voudris, Food and Chemical Toxicology, 120, 724-725
2017
Taylor, N., Collins, D., Lowenthal, D. H., McCubbin, I. B., Hallar, A. G., Samburova, V., Zielinska, B. K., Kumar, N., Mazzoleni, L. (2017). Hygroscopic Growth of Water Soluble Organic Carbon Isolated from Atmospheric Aerosol Collected at U.S. National Parks and Storm Peak Laboratory, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17 (4), 2555-2571, 10.5194/acp-17-2555-2017
Yatavelli, R.L.N., Chen, L.-W.A., Knue, J. D., Samburova, V., Gyawali, M., Watts, A. C., Chakrabarty, R. K., Moosmüller, H., Hodzic, A., Wang, X., Zielinska, B. K., Chow, J. C., Watson, J. G. (2017). Emissions and partitioning of intermediate-volatility and semi-volatile polar organic compounds (I/SV-POCs) during laboratory combustion of boreal and sub-tropical peat, Aerosol Sci Eng, 1 (1), 25-32, 10.1007/s41810-017-0001-5
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V. (2017). Response to Comment on “Flavoring Compounds Dominate Toxic Aldehyde Production during E Cigarette Vaping”, Environ. Sci. Technol., 51 (4), 2493-2494, 10.1021/acs.est.7b00163
Samburova, V., Zielinska, B. K., Khlystov, A. Y. (2017). Do 16 Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Represent PAH Air Toxicity?, Toxics, 5 (3), 16 pp., Article No. 17, 10.3390/toxics5030017
Taylor, N. F., Collins, D. R., Lowenthal, D. H., Zielinska, B. K., Samburova, V., Kumar, N., Hallar, A. G., Mazzoleni, L. R., McCubbin, I. B. (2017). Hygroscopic growth of water soluble organic carbon isolated from atmospheric aerosol collected at U.S. national parks and Storm Peak Laboratory, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17 (4), 2555-2571, 10.5194/acp-17-2555-2017
2016
Chakrabarty, R. K., Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Pandey, A., Watts, A. C., Knue, J. D., Chen, L.-W.A., Pattison, R. R., Tsibart, A. T., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H. (2016). Brown Carbon Aerosols from Burning of Boreal Peatlands: Microphysical Properties, Emission Factors, and Implications for Direct Radiative Forcing, Atmos. Chem. Physics, 16 (5), 3033-3040, 10.5194/acp-16-3033-2016
Samburova, V., Connolly, J., Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Watts, A. C., Chakrabarty, R. K., Zielinska, B. K., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2016). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in biomass-burning emissions and their contribution to light absorption and aerosol toxicity, Science of The Total Environment, 568, 391-401, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.06.026
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V. (2016). Flavoring Compounds Dominate Toxic Aldehyde Production during E-Cigarette Vaping, Environ. Sci. Technol., 50 (23), 13080-13085, 10.1021/acs.est.6b05145
McDaniel, M. R., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y. (2016). Emissions of Volatile Organic Compounds from Cultivation of Marijuana (Cannabis Sativa) for Medical Purposes, 31 p., September 22, 2016, Final Report submitted to Washoe County Air Quality Management Division, Reno, NV.
2015
Lowenthal, D. H., Zielinska, B. K., Samburova, V., Collins, D., Taylor, N., Kumar, N. (2015). Evaluation of Assumptions for Estimating Chemical Light Extinction at U.S. National Parks, J. Air & Waste Manage. Assoc., 65 (3), 249-260
Hathwaik, L. T., Redelman, D., Samburova, V., Zielinska, B. K., Shintani, D. K., Harper, J. F., Cushman, J. C. (2015). Transgressive, reiterative selection by continuous buoyant density gradient centrifugation of Dunaliella salina results in enhanced lipid and starch content, Algal Res., 9, 194-204
Chakrabarty, R. K., Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Pandey, A., Watts, A. C., Knue, J. D., Chen, L.-W.A., Pattison, R. R., Tsibart, A. T., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H. (2015). Dominance of brown carbon in aerosol emissions from burning of boreal peatlands, Atmos. Chem. Physics, Discuss., 15, 28793-28813
Samburova, V., McDaniel, M. R., Khlystov, A. Y., Jasoni, R. L., Larsen, J. D., Arnone, J.A. III, Omaye, S. (2015). Quantifying volatile organic gaseous emissions from hops (Humulus lupulus), as a surrogate for Cannabis, grown in DRI’s EcoCELL controlled environment facility
2014
Zielinska, B. K., Campbell, D. E., Samburova, V. (2014). Impact of Emissions from Natural Gas Production Facilities on Ambient Air Quality in the Barnett Shale Area: a Pilot Study, J. Air & Waste Manage. Assoc., 64 (12), 1369-1383
Lowenthal, D. H., Zielinska, B. K., Samburova, V., Collins, D., Taylor, N., Kumar, N. (2014). Evaluation of Assumptions for Estimating Chemical Light Extinction at U.S. National Parks, J. Air Waste Manage. Assoc., 65 (3), 249-260, 10.1080/10962247.2014.986307
2013
Hallar, A. G., Lowenthal, D. H., Clegg, S. L., Samburova, V., Taylor, N., Mazzoleni, L. R., Zielinska, B. K., Kristensen, T. B., Chirokova, G., McCubbin, I. B., Dodson, C. D., Collins, D. (2013). Chemical and hygroscopic properties of aerosol organics at Storm Peak Laboratory, . J. Geophys. Res.-Atmos., 118, 4767-4779, 10.1002/jgrd.50373
Samburova, V., Hallar, A. G., Mazzoleni, L. R., Saranjampour, P., Lowenthal, D. H., Kohl, S. D., Zielinska, B. K. (2013). Composition of water-soluble organic carbon in nonurban atmospheric aerosol collected at the Storm Peak Laboratory, Environ. Chem, 10, 370-380, 10.1071/EN13079
Samburova, V., Lemos, M. S., Hiibel, S., Hoekman, S.K., Cushman, J., Zielinska, B. K. (2013). Analysis of triacylglycerols and free fatty acids in algae using ultra-high performance liquid chromatography mass spectrometry, J. Am. Oil Chem. Soc., 90, 53-64
2011
Nriagu, J. O. (Ed.) Zielinska, B. K., Samburova, V. (2011). Residential and non-residential biomass combustion: impacts on air qualityResidential and non-residential biomass combustion: impacts on air quality, In Encyclopedia of Environmental Health, 4, 819-827, Elsevier: Burlington
Taylor, N. F., Collins, D. R., Spencer, C. W., Lowenthal, D. H., Zielinska, B. K., Samburova, V., Kumar, N. (2011). Measurement of ambient aerosol hydration state at Great Smoky Mountains National Park in the southeastern United States, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11, 12085-12107, 10.5194/acp-11-12085-2011
2009
Zielinska, B. K., Samburova, V. (2009). Biomass Combustion and Air QualityBiomass Combustion and Air Quality, In Encyclopedia of Environmental Health
Lowenthal, D. H., Zielinska, B. K., Mason, B., Samy, S., Samburova, V., Collins, D., Spencer, C., Taylor, N., Allen, J. O., Kumar, N. (2009). Aerosol characterization studies at Great Smoky Mountains National Park, summer, 2006, J Geophys Res, 114, 10.1029/2008JD011274
Conference Proceedings
2020
Son, Y., Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V. (2020). Pilot Study on The Nicotine Metabolite Ratio Among Electronic Cigarette Users, Society For Research On Nicotine and Tobacco 26th annual meeting: New Orleans, Louisiana, March 11, 2020-March 14, 2020, Poster No. PS5-155, Presented.
Beres, N. D., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2020). Deposition of Brown Carbon onto Snow: Changes of Snow Optical and Radiative properties, General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union (EGU 2020): Vienna, Austria, May 4, 2020-May 8, 2020, Presented.
2019
Beres, N. D., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2019). Modification of Snow Surface Reflectivity Spectra through Brown Carbon Aerosol Deposition., 12th International Conference on Carbonaceous Particles in the Atmosphere ICCPA): Vienna, Austria, April 3, 2019-April 6, 2019, Presented.
Iaukea-Lum, M., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Watts, A. C., Arnott, W. P., Moosmüller, H. (2019). Optical Characterization of Fresh and Photochemically-Aged Aerosols Emitted from Laboratory Siberian Peat Burning, 12th International Conference on Carbonaceous Particles in the Atmosphere ICCPA): Vienna, Austria, April 3, 2019-April 6, 2019, Presented.
Rennie, M., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2019). Optical Properties of Aerosol Emitted from the Open Combustion of Cheatgrass (Bromus Tectorum), 12th International Conference on Carbonaceous Particles in the Atmosphere ICCPA): Vienna, Austria, April 3, 2019-April 6, 2019, Presented.
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Sengupta, D., Bhattarai, C., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H. (2019). Emission Factors and Chemical Composition of Laboratory-Generated Fresh and Aged Biomass Burning Aerosols, 12th International Conference on Carbonaceous Particles in the Atmosphere ICCPA): Vienna, Austria, April 3, 2019-April 6, 2019, Presented.
Son, Y., Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Al-Shujairi, A., Giovenco, D., Delnevo, C., Meng, Q., Meng, Q. (2019). Passive Nicotine Exposures in Electronic Cigarette Vape Shops in New Jersey USA, Society of Research on Nicotine and Tobacco 25th annual meeting: San Francisco, California, February 20, 2019-February 23, 2019, Poster No. POS2-8., Presented.
Son, Y., Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Meng, Q., Wackowski, O., Delnevo, C., Khlystov, A. Y. (2019). Estimating the Human Health Risks Induced by Harmful Chemical Exposures from Four Types of Electronic cigarettes, Society of Research on Nicotine and Tobacco 25th annual meeting: San Francisco, California, February 20, 2019-February 23, 2019, Poster No. POS2-17., Presented.
Son, Y., Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y. (2019). Impact of Vaping Patterns on carbonyls and Carbon Monoxide Emissions from Four Popular Types of Electronic Cigarettes, Society of Research on Nicotine and Tobacco 25th annual meeting: San Francisco, California, February 20, 2019-February 23, 2019, Poster No. POS4-47., Presented.
Nelson, K. N., Watts, A. C., Boehmler, J., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H., Wilcox, E.M. (2019). Development of a compact, portable smoke emissions sampling instrument appropriate for use with small unmanned aircraft systems, 6th International Fire Behavior and Fuels Conference: Albuquerque, NM, April 29, 2019-May 3, 2019, Presented.
Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y., Sengupta, D., Bhattarai, C. (2019). Selecting important fuels for biomass emissions research, 8th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress: Tucson, AZ, November 18, 2019-November 22, 2019, Presented.
Iaukea-Lum, M., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Watts, A. C., Arnott, W. P., Moosmüller, H. (2019). Optical characterization of fresh and photochemically-aged aerosols emitted from laboratory Siberian peat burning, American Association for Aerosol Research: Portland, OR, October 14, 2019-October 18, 2019, Presented.
Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2019). Polar fraction of semi-volatile organic compounds in biomass burning emissions and their chemical transformations during aging with an oxidation flow reactor, American Association for Aerosol Research: Portland, OR, October 14, 2019-October 18, 2019, Presented.
Rennie, M., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2019). Optical, Physical, and Chemical Properties of Emissions from Open Combustion of Cheatgrass (Bromus Tectorum), 37th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Portland, OR, October 14, 2019-October 18, 2019, Presented.
Samburova, V., Sengupta, D., Bhattarai, C., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2019). Analysis of Unidentified Organic Species in Fresh and Aged Biomass-Burning Emissions Generated under Controlled Conditions, 37th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Portland, OR, October 14, 2019-October 18, 2019, Presented.
Khlystov, A. Y., LEBEDEVA, I., Samburova, V., Campbell, D. E. (2019). Emissions of Volatile Organic Compounds from Marijuana Cultivation Activities, Air & Waste Management Association 112th Annual Conference and Exhibition, June 25, 2019-June 28, 2019, Presented.
2018
Sengupta, D., Gao, L., Beres, N. D., Bhattarai, C., Wilcox, E.M., Samburova, V., Watts, A. C., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2018). Estimation of Snow Albedo Reduction by Light Absorbing Impurities Using a Monte Carlo Radiative Transfer Model., Joint Meeting of 17th Electromagnetic and Light Scattering Conference (ELS-XVII) and 11th Conference on Laser-Light and Interactions with Particles (LIP2018): College Station, TX, March 4, 2018-March 9, 2018
Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Angermann, J., Darrow, L., Strickland, M., Pearson, J. (2018). Carbonyl Compounds in Exhaled E-cigarette Aerosols, SRNT Annual Meeting: Baltimore, MD, February 21, 2018-February 24, 2018
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Pearson, J., Strickland, M., Angermann, J., Darrow, L., Bhattarai, C. (2018). The Effect of Puff Topography and Power Settings on Aldehyde and Carbon Monoxide in E-cigarette Aerosols, SRNT Annual Meeting: Baltimore, MD, February 21, 2018-February 24, 2018
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Pearson, J., Strickland, M., Angermann, J., Darrow, L., Bhattarai, C. (2018). Dangerous flavors: the effect of flavoring additives on emissions of toxic compounds during e-cigarette use, PittCon 2018: Orlando, FL, February 26, 2018-March 1, 2018
Nelson, K. N., Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Bhattarai, C., Moosmüller, H., Wilcox, E.M., Giordano, M. (2018). An emissions sampling payload for use with small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS), International Society for Atmospheric Research Using Remotely Piloted Aircraft Annual Conference: Boulder, CO, July 9, 2018-July 12, 2018
Mazzoleni, L., Kirillova, E., Schum, S., Khaksari, M., Sengupta, D., Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2018). Water-Soluble Aerosol Organic Matter from Wildland Fire Emissions as Observed using Ultrahigh Resolution Orbitrap Elite Mass Spectrometry., Goldschmidt 2018: Boston, MA, August 12, 2018-August 17, 2018
Sengupta, D., Gao, L., Wilcox, E.M., Beres, N. D., Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Watts, A. C., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2018). Estimation of Snow Albedo Reduction by Light Absorbing Impurities Using a Monte Carlo Radiative Transfer Model, 10th International Aerosol Conference (IAC 2018): St. Louis, MO, September 2, 2018-September 7, 2018
Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Iaukea-Lum, M., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2018). Chemical Composition of Semi-Volatile Organic Compounds from Fresh and Laboratory-Aged Biomass Burning Particles., 10th International Aerosol Conference (IAC 2018): St. Louis, MO, September 2, 2018-September 7, 2018
Son, Y., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y. (2018). Carbon Monoxide and Carbonyl Emissions from Four Popular E-cigarettes, Nevada Public Health Association Annual Meeting: Las Vegas, NV, September 26, 2018-September 27, 2018, Presented.
Samburova, V., Son, Y., Bhattarai, C., Strickland, M., Darrow, L., Angermann, J. E., Khlystov, A. Y. (2018). Aldehydes in Exhaled Breath during E-cigarette Vaping: Results of a Pilot Study, Nevada Tobacco Prevention Coalation Regular Meeting: Reno, NV, September 12, 2018, Invited speaker, Presented.
Pearson, J. L., Crabtree, M. B., Maloney, S. F., Hiler, M., Spindle, T., Kilgalen, B., Nareg, K., Son, Y., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Eissenberg, T. (2018). A comparison of e-cigarette nicotine aerosol content vs blood nicotine concentrations: Markten vs. e-Go T, Tobacco Regulatory Science Annual Meeting: Washington, DC, June 18, 2018, Presented.
2017
Khlystov, A. Y., Campbell, D. E., McDaniel, M. R., Samburova, V. (2017). Measurements of Mobile Source Air Toxic Emissions in Ft. McHenry Road Tunnel, CRC MSAT Workshop: Sacramento, CA, February 13, 2017-February 15, 2017
Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Chakrabarty, R. K., Chen, L.-W.A., Arnold, I. J., Wang, X., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2017). Optical Properties of Aerosols Emitted from Laboratory Peat Combustion, Fourth Santa Fe Climate Conference: Santa Fe, NM, February 5, 2017-February 10, 2017
Kirillova, E. N., Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Sengupta, D., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y., Mazzoleni, L. R. (2017). Molecular Characterization of Water-Soluble Organic Carbon (WSOC) from Biomass Burning Aerosol Using Ultrahigh Resolution Orbitrap Elite Mass Spectrometry, 65th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics: Indianapolis, IN, June 4, 2017-June 8, 2017
Bhattarai, C., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2017). Physical and Chemical Characterization of Fresh and Aged Emissions from Open Combustion of Biomass, Desert Research Institute Graduate Student Poster Competition: Reno, NV, May 3, 2017
Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Iaukea-Lum, M., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2017). Light absorption of polar and non-polar aerosol components from laboratory biomass combustion, Desert Research Institute Graduate Student Poster Competition: Reno, NV, May 3, 2017
Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Iaukea-Lum, M., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2017). Light Absorption of Polar and Non-Polar Aerosols in Fresh and Aged Biomass-Burning Emissions, 36th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Raleigh, NC, October 16, 2017-October 20, 2017
Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Sengupta, D., Iaukea-Lum, M., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2017). Physical and Chemical Characterization of Fresh and Aged Emissions from Open Combustion of Biomass Fuels, 36th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Raleigh, NC, October 16, 2017-October 20, 2017
Kirillova, E. N., Samburova, V., Sengupta, D., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y., Mazzoleni, L. R. (2017). Molecular Characterization of Water-Soluble Organic Carbon (WSOC) from Biomass Burning of Wildland Fuels Using Ultrahigh Resolution Orbitrap Elite Mass Spectrometry, 36th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Raleigh, NC, October 16, 2017-October 20, 2017
Beres, N. D., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2017). Influence of Brown Carbon Aerosol Deposition on Snow Surface Reflection Spectra, 36th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Raleigh, NC, October 16, 2017-October 20, 2017
Iaukea-Lum, M., Bhattarai, C., Sengupta, D., Piedra, P. G., Connolly, J., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H. (2017). Three-Wavelength Optical Characterization of Fresh and Photochemically-Aged Aerosols from Siberian Peat Burning, 36th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Raleigh, NC, October 16, 2017-October 20, 2017
Beres, N. D., Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2017). Brown Carbon Spectral Signatures in Snow Surface Reflectivity, 2017 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union: New Orleans, LA, December 11, 2017-December 15, 2017
Khlystov, A. Y., McDaniel, M. R., Samburova, V., Wolf, M. (2017). Emission Profiles of Volatile Organic Compounds from Marijuana (Cannabis sativa) Cultivation Facilities, AWMA’s 110th Annual Conference and Exhibition: Pittsburgh, PA, June 5, 2017-June 8, 2017
Wolf, M., McDaniel, M. R., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y. (2017). VOC Emissions from Marijuana Cultivation and Processing, AWMA’s 110th Annual Conference and Exhibition: Pittsburgh, PA, June 5, 2017-June 8, 2017
2016
Mazzoleni, L. R., Zhao, Y., Samburova, V., Hallar, A. G., Lowenthal, D. H. (2016). Unraveling the Complexity of Atmospheric Aerosol: Insights from Ultrahigh Resolution Mass Spectrometry, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2016: Vienna, Austria, April 17, 2016-April 22, 2016, Abstract EGU2016-15401
Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Samburova, V., Khlystov, A. Y., Gyawali, M., Sengupta, D., Bhattarai, C., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Chakrabarty, R. K., Arnold, I. J., Zielinska, B. K., Knue, J. D., Chow, J. C., Watson, J. G., Wang, X., Chen, L.-W.A., Tsibart, A., Engling, G. (2016). Detailed Analyses of Emissions from Peat Combustion Across Biomes, Proceedings of the 15th International Peat Congress: Sarawak, Malaysia, August 15, 2016-August 19, 2016
Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2016). Characterization of Aerodyne Potential Aerosol Mass Oxidative Flow Reactor, 35th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Portland, OR, October 17, 2016
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Connolly, J., Bhattarai, C., Sengupta, D., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H. (2016). Contribution of Different Chemical Species to Brown Carbon Aerosol in Biomass Burning Emissions, Atmospheric Optics: Aerosols, Visibility, and the Radiative Balance, A&WMA Visibility Specialty Conference: Snow King Hotel, Jackson Hole, WY, September 27, 2016-September 30, 2016
Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Chakrabarty, R. K., Chen, L.-W.A., Arnold, I. J., Wang, X., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H. (2016). Optical Properties of Aerosols Emitted from Laboratory Peat Combustion, Atmospheric Optics: Aerosols, Visibility, and the Radiative Balance, A&WMA Visibility Specialty Conference: Snow King Hotel, Jackson Hole, WY, September 27, 2016-September 30, 2016
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Connolly, J., Bhattarai, C., Sengupta, D., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H. (2016). Brown Carbon Aerosol in Fresh and Aged Biomass Burning Emissions: Contribution of Individual Compounds, 35th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Portland, OR, October 17, 2016-October 21, 2016
Sengupta, D., Samburova, V., Bhattarai, C., Iaukea-Lum, M., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2016). Contribution of Water-Soluble “Brown Carbon” Organic Species to Light Absorption by Biomass-Burning Aerosols, 35th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Portland, OR, October 17, 2016-October 21, 2016
Samburova, V., Zielinska, B. K., Fujita, E. M., Khlystov, A. Y. (2016). Do 16 PAHs Adequately Represent Atmospheric PAH Toxicity?, 35th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Portland, OR, October 17, 2016
Sengupta, D., Connolly, J., Bhattarai, C., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2016). Brown Carbon Emissions from Laboratory Biomass Burning and Their Atmospheric Aging, Nevada NASA EPSCoR and Space Grant Consortium Annual Meeting: Reno, NV, April 29, 2016
Connolly, J., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2016). Analysis of Absorption Spectra of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Gaseous- and Particle-Phase Emissions from Peat Fuel Combustion Under Controlled Conditions, Desert Research Institute Graduate Student Poster Competition: Reno, NV, April 18, 2016
Samburova, V., McDaniel, M. R., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Gyawali, M., Chakrabarty, R. K., Watts, A. C., Knue, J. D., Cunningham, A. E., Connolly, J., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H., Zielinska, B. K. (2016). Analysis of PAHs in Biomass Burning Emissions of Five Different Fuels, A&WMA’s 109th Annual Conference and Exhibition: New Orleans, LA, June 20, 2016-June 23, 2016
2015
Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Chakrabarty, R. K., Knue, J. D., Chen, L.-W.A., Arnold, I. J., Wang, X., Khlystov, A. Y., Chow, J. C., Zielinska, B. K., Watson, J. G., Moosmüller, H. (2015). Optical Properties of Aerosol Emissions from Laboratory Peat Combustion, 11th International Conference on Carbonaceous Particles in the Atmosphere: Berkeley, CA, August 10, 2015
Molzan, J. L., Beres, N. D., Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H. (2015). Optical Properties of Aerosols from Laboratory Combustion of Wildland Fuels, 2015 Tahoe Science Conference: Reno, NV, September 21, 2015
Khlystov, A. Y., Samburova, V., Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Chakrabarty, R. K., Watts, A. C., Knue, J. D., Cunningham, A. E., Connolly, J., Moosmüller, H., Zielinska, B. K. (2015). Detailed Analysis of Brown Carbon Constituents in Biomass Burning Emissions, 34th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Minneapolis, MN, October 12, 2015
Connolly, J., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H., Khlystov, A. Y. (2015). Analysis of Absorption Spectra of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Gaseous- and Particle- Phase Emissions from Peat Fuel Combustion Under Controlled Conditions, AGU 2015 Fall Meeting: San Francisco, CA, December 14, 2015-December 18, 2015
Samburova, V., Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Chakrabarty, R. K., Watts, A. C., Knue, J. D., Cunningham, A. E., Connolly, J., Moosmüller, H., Zielinska, B. K., Khlystov, A. Y. (2015). Estimation of light absorption by biomass burning aerosols using detailed chemical composition data., PacifiChem: Honolulu, HI, December 16, 2015-December 20, 2015
Samburova, V., Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Chakrabarty, R. K., Watts, A. C., Knue, J. D., Cunningham, A. E., Connolly, J., Khlystov, A. Y., Moosmüller, H., Zielinska, B. K. (2015). Analysis of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Gaseous- and Particle- Phase Emissions from Peat Fuel Combustion Under Controlled Conditions, A&WMA 108th Annual Conference: Raleigh, NC, June 22, 2015-June 26, 2015
Mazzoleni, L. R., Samburova, V., Zhao, Y., Dalbec, M. M., Habib, D., Brege, M. A., Saranjampour, P., Hallar, A. G., Zielinska, B. K., Lowenthal, D. H. (2015). Ultrahigh resolution mass spectrometry fragmentation analysis for functional groups and structural insights of WSOC collected at the Storm Peak Laboratory, European Aerosol Conference (EAC 2015): Milan, Italy, September 6, 2015
Molzan, J. L., Beres, N. D., Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H. (2015). Optical Properties of Black and Brown Carbon Aerosols from Laboratory Combustion of Wildland Fuels, 2015 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union: San Francisco, CA, December 14, 2015
Gyawali, M., Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Chakrabarty, R. K., Knue, J. D., Chen, L.-W.A., Arnold, I. J., Wang, X., Khlystov, A. Y., Chow, J. C., Zielinska, B. K., Watson, J. G., Moosmüller, H. (2015). Optical Properties of Aerosols Emitted from Laboratory Peat Combustion, 34th Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Minneapolis, MN, October 12, 2015
Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Watts, A. C., Samburova, V., Chakrabarty, R. K., Knue, J. D., Chen, L.-W.A., Arnold, I. J., Wang, X., Khlystov, A. Y., Chow, J. C., Zielinska, B. K., Watson, J. G., Moosmüller, H. (2015). Optical Properties of Emissions from Laboratory Peat Combustion, 15th Electromagnetic and Light Scattering (ELS) Conference: Leipzig, Germany, June 21, 2015
2014
Watts, A. C., Chakrabarty, R. K., Samburova, V., Moosmüller, H. (2014). Climatic Implications of Peat Fire Emissions, 33nd Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Orlando, FL, October 20, 2014
Yatavelli, R.L.N., Chen, L.-W.A., Knue, J. D., Samburova, V., Gyawali, M., Watts, A. C., Chakrabarty, R. K., Moosmüller, H., Wang, X., Zielinska, B. K., Chow, J. C., Watson, J. G. (2014). Mass- and Energy-Based Emission Factors and Gas-Particle Partitioning of Intermediate-Volatility and Semi-Volatile Organic Compounds from Laboratory Combustion of Boreal and Sub-Tropical Peat, 33nd Annual Conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research: Orlando, FL, October 20, 2014
Gyawali, M., Chakrabarty, R. K., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Chen, L.-W.A., Knue, J. D., Samburova, V., Watts, A. C., Moosmüller, H., Arnott, W. P., Wang, X., Zielinska, B. K., Chow, J. C., Watson, J. G., Tsibart, A. (2014). Strong Wavelength Dependence of Aerosol Light Absorption from Peat Combustion, Poster presentation at the 2014 AGU Fall Meeting: San Francisco, CA, December 15, 2014
Samburova, V., Hallar, A. G., Lowenthal, D. H., Mazzoleni, L. R., Murray, A., Yang, X., Zielinska, B. K. (2014). Analysis of Atmospheric Biological and Organic Aerosols Collected at High Elevation Mountain Site (Storm Peak Laboratory), Abstract SES-138/216 (Presentation), Global Fair and Workshop on Long-Term Observing Systems of Mountain Social-Ecological Systems: Reno, NV, July 16, 2014
Hallar, A. G., Lowenthal, D. H., Clegg, S. L., Samburova, V., Taylor, N., Mazzoleni, L. R., Zielinska, B. K., Kristensen, T. B., McCubbin, I. B. (2014). Chemical, Biological, and Hygroscopic Properties of Aerosols at Storm Peak Laboratory, 2014 Symposium on Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics at Mountain Site: Steamboat Springs, CO, August 11, 2014
Knue, J. D., Yatavelli, R.L.N., Chen, L.-W.A., Samburova, V., Gyawali, M., Watts, A. C., Chakrabarty, R. K., Moosmüller, H., Wang, X., Zielinska, B. K., Chow, J. C., Watson, J. G., Tsibart, A. (2014). A Comparison of Mass-based Emission Factors from Laboratory Combustion of Boreal and Sub-Tropical Peat, 2014 AGU Fall Meeting: San Francisco, CA, December 15, 2014
Samburova, V., Mazzoleni, L., Laskin, A., Hallar, A. G., Zielinska, B. K. (2014). Analysis of Water-Soluble Organic Compounds in Atmospheric Aerosols, Air and Waste Management Association 107th Annual Conference: Long Beach, CA, June 24, 2014
Samburova, V., Murray, A., Yang, X., Hallar, A. G., Zielinska, B. K. (2014). Analysis of Organic Tracers in Atmospheric PM2.5, Air and Waste Management Association 107th Annual Conference: Long Beach, CA, June 24, 2014
Samburova, V., Murray, A., Hallar, A. G., Yang, X., Zielinska, B. K., Siegel, B., Beres, N. D., Engelbrecht, J. P., Moosmüller, H. (2014). Analysis of Atmospheric Biological Particles with High Resolution Microscopy Techniques, Abstract 7BA.5 presented at the American Association for Aerosol Research (AAAR) 33st Annual Conference: Orlando, FL, October 20, 2014
2013
Hallar, A. G., Bowers, R., McCubbin, I. B., Wiedinmyer, C., Samburova, V. (2013). Recent Primary Biological Aerosol Measurements at Storm Peak Laboratory, Presented at Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Cambridge, MA, January 28, 2013
Mazzoleni, L. R., Habib, D., Zhao, Y., Dalbec, M., Samburova, V., Hallar, A. G., Zielinska, B. K., Lowenthal, D. H. (2013). Functional Groups and Structural Insights of Water-Soluble Organic Carbon using Ultrahigh Resolution FT-ICR Tandem Mass Spectrometry, Abstract A33I-04, presented at AGU Fall Meeting: San Francisco, CA, December 9, 2013
Zhao, Y., Mazzoleni, L. R., Samburova, V., Hallar, A. G., Zielinska, B. K., Lowenthal, D. H., Kohl, S. D. (2013). Multivariate Analysis of Water-Soluble Organic Carbon Molecular Formulas in Daily Samples, Abstract A31D-0122. Presented at AGU Fall Meeting: San Francisco, CA, December 9, 2013
Samburova, V., Mazzoleni, L., Laskin, A., Hallar, A. G., Zielinska, B. K. (2013). Analysis of Water-Soluble Organic Compounds in Atmospheric Aerosols, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA conference): Chicago, IL, June 25, 2014
Samburova, V., Murray, A., Hallar, A. G., Zielinska, B. K. (2013). Characterization of Atmospheric Biological Particles Collected at the Storm Peak Laboratory, American Association for Aerosol Research (AAAR conference): Portland, OR, October 4, 2013
2012
Hoekman, S.K., Samburova, V., Zielinska, B. K. (2012). Direct Analysis of Algal TAGs, Presentation, Biodiesel Technical Workshop: Kansas City, MO, October 30, 2012
Mazzoleni, L. R., Saranjampour, P., Dalbec, M. M., Samburova, V., Hallar, A. G., Zielinska, B. K., Lowenthal, D. H. (2012). Molecular Composition of Water-Soluble Organic Carbon in Nonurban Aerosols, American Association for Aerosol Research (AAAR) 31st Annual Meeting: Minneapolis, MN, October 8, 2012
Zielinska, B. K., Fujita, E. M., Campbell, D. E., Samburova, V. (2012). Monitoring of Emissions from Natural Gas Production Facilities in Barnett Shale Area for Population Exposure Assessment, Presentation at Air and Waste Management Annual Conference: San Antonio, TX, June 19, 2012