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22 Mar 2016
Ice melt, sea level rise and superstorms: evidence from paleoclimate data, climate modeling, and modern observations that 2 °C global warming could be dangerous
James Hansen, Makiko Sato, Paul Hearty, Reto Ruedy, Maxwell Kelley, Valerie Masson-Delmotte, Gary Russell, George Tselioudis, Junji Cao, Eric Rignot, Isabella Velicogna, Blair Tormey, Bailey Donovan, Evgeniya Kandiano, Karina von Schuckmann, Pushker Kharecha, Allegra N. Legrande, Michael Bauer, and Kwok-Wai Lo
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 3761-3812, doi:10.5194/acp-16-3761-2016, 2016 | 148,451 views
15 Jul 2013
Performance of the Line-By-Line Radiative Transfer Model (LBLRTM) for temperature, water vapor, and trace gas retrievals: recent updates evaluated with IASI case studies
M. J. Alvarado, V. H. Payne, E. J. Mlawer, G. Uymin, M. W. Shephard, K. E. Cady-Pereira, J. S. Delamere, and J.-L. Moncet
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 6687-6711, doi:10.5194/acp-13-6687-2013, 2013 | 89,391 views
05 Feb 2013
Modelling the global atmospheric transport and deposition of radionuclides from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear accident
T. Christoudias and J. Lelieveld
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 1425-1438, doi:10.5194/acp-13-1425-2013, 2013 | 82,315 views
19 Oct 2010
Night-time chemistry above London: measurements of NO3 and N2O5 from the BT Tower
A. K. Benton, J. M. Langridge, S. M. Ball, W. J. Bloss, M. Dall'Osto, E. Nemitz, R. M. Harrison, and R. L. Jones
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 9781-9795, doi:10.5194/acp-10-9781-2010, 2010 | 61,691 views
16 Sep 2013
Atmospheric processing of iron carried by mineral dust
S. Nickovic, A. Vukovic, and M. Vujadinovic
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 9169-9181, doi:10.5194/acp-13-9169-2013, 2013 | 60,352 views
30 Apr 2015
Compilation of Henry's law constants (version 4.0) for water as solvent
R. Sander
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 4399-4981, doi:10.5194/acp-15-4399-2015, 2015 | 53,076 views
01 Mar 2012
Xenon-133 and caesium-137 releases into the atmosphere from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant: determination of the source term, atmospheric dispersion, and deposition
A. Stohl, P. Seibert, G. Wotawa, D. Arnold, J. F. Burkhart, S. Eckhardt, C. Tapia, A. Vargas, and T. J. Yasunari
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 2313-2343, doi:10.5194/acp-12-2313-2012, 2012 | 45,638 views
20 Dec 2010
Global ozone monitoring by occultation of stars: an overview of GOMOS measurements on ENVISAT
J. L. Bertaux, E. Kyrölä, D. Fussen, A. Hauchecorne, F. Dalaudier, V. Sofieva, J. Tamminen, F. Vanhellemont, O. Fanton d'Andon, G. Barrot, A. Mangin, L. Blanot, J. C. Lebrun, K. Pérot, T. Fehr, L. Saavedra, G. W. Leppelmeier, and R. Fraisse
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 12091-12148, doi:10.5194/acp-10-12091-2010, 2010 | 39,310 views
03 Jan 2014
Aerosol impacts on California winter clouds and precipitation during CalWater 2011: local pollution versus long-range transported dust
J. Fan, L. R. Leung, P. J. DeMott, J. M. Comstock, B. Singh, D. Rosenfeld, J. M. Tomlinson, A. White, K. A. Prather, P. Minnis, J. K. Ayers, and Q. Min
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 81-101, doi:10.5194/acp-14-81-2014, 2014 | 33,861 views
21 Nov 2012
Thunderstorms and upper troposphere chemistry during the early stages of the 2006 North American Monsoon
M. C. Barth, J. Lee, A. Hodzic, G. Pfister, W. C. Skamarock, J. Worden, J. Wong, and D. Noone
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 11003-11026, doi:10.5194/acp-12-11003-2012, 2012 | 32,796 views
29 Jan 2008
N2O release from agro-biofuel production negates global warming reduction by replacing fossil fuels
P. J. Crutzen, A. R. Mosier, K. A. Smith, and W. Winiwarter
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 389-395, doi:10.5194/acp-8-389-2008, 2008 | 32,050 views
18 Jan 2010
Parameterization of vertical diffusion and the atmospheric boundary layer height determination in the EMEP model
A. Jeričević, L. Kraljević, B. Grisogono, H. Fagerli, and Ž. Večenaj
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 341-364, doi:10.5194/acp-10-341-2010, 2010 | 26,920 views
25 Jan 2013
Where do winds come from? A new theory on how water vapor condensation influences atmospheric pressure and dynamics
A. M. Makarieva, V. G. Gorshkov, D. Sheil, A. D. Nobre, and B.-L. Li
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 1039-1056, doi:10.5194/acp-13-1039-2013, 2013 | 26,874 views
09 Jan 2015
Inverse modelling of CH4 emissions for 2010–2011 using different satellite retrieval products from GOSAT and SCIAMACHY
M. Alexe, P. Bergamaschi, A. Segers, R. Detmers, A. Butz, O. Hasekamp, S. Guerlet, R. Parker, H. Boesch, C. Frankenberg, R. A. Scheepmaker, E. Dlugokencky, C. Sweeney, S. C. Wofsy, and E. A. Kort
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 113-133, doi:10.5194/acp-15-113-2015, 2015 | 26,185 views
15 Jan 2014
Development of a source oriented version of the WRF/Chem model and its application to the California regional PM10 / PM2.5 air quality study
H. Zhang, S. P. DeNero, D. K. Joe, H.-H. Lee, S.-H. Chen, J. Michalakes, and M. J. Kleeman
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 485-503, doi:10.5194/acp-14-485-2014, 2014 | 25,769 views
13 Sep 2007
ISORROPIA II: a computationally efficient thermodynamic equilibrium model for K+–Ca2+–Mg2+–NH4+–Na+–SO42−–NO3–Cl–H2O aerosols
C. Fountoukis and A. Nenes
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 4639-4659, doi:10.5194/acp-7-4639-2007, 2007 | 25,001 views
25 Jul 2013
Chemical characterization and source apportionment of PM2.5 in Beijing: seasonal perspective
R. Zhang, J. Jing, J. Tao, S.-C. Hsu, G. Wang, J. Cao, C. S. L. Lee, L. Zhu, Z. Chen, Y. Zhao, and Z. Shen
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 7053-7074, doi:10.5194/acp-13-7053-2013, 2013 | 24,553 views
05 Nov 2013
Uncertainty in modeling dust mass balance and radiative forcing from size parameterization
C. Zhao, S. Chen, L. R. Leung, Y. Qian, J. F. Kok, R. A. Zaveri, and J. Huang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 10733-10753, doi:10.5194/acp-13-10733-2013, 2013 | 24,473 views
04 Apr 2013
Detection and characterization of volcanic ash plumes over Lille during the Eyjafjallajökull eruption
A. Mortier, P. Goloub, T. Podvin, C. Deroo, A. Chaikovsky, N. Ajtai, L. Blarel, D. Tanre, and Y. Derimian
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 3705-3720, doi:10.5194/acp-13-3705-2013, 2013 | 23,702 views
20 Mar 2013
Host model uncertainties in aerosol radiative forcing estimates: results from the AeroCom Prescribed intercomparison study
P. Stier, N. A. J. Schutgens, N. Bellouin, H. Bian, O. Boucher, M. Chin, S. Ghan, N. Huneeus, S. Kinne, G. Lin, X. Ma, G. Myhre, J. E. Penner, C. A. Randles, B. Samset, M. Schulz, T. Takemura, F. Yu, H. Yu, and C. Zhou
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 3245-3270, doi:10.5194/acp-13-3245-2013, 2013 | 23,562 views
29 Oct 2008
Sources of organic carbon in fine particulate matter in northern European urban air
S. Saarikoski, H. Timonen, K. Saarnio, M. Aurela, L. Järvi, P. Keronen, V.-M. Kerminen, and R. Hillamo
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 6281-6295, doi:10.5194/acp-8-6281-2008, 2008 | 23,155 views
02 Dec 2011
A multi-angle aerosol optical depth retrieval algorithm for geostationary satellite data over the United States
H. Zhang, A. Lyapustin, Y. Wang, S. Kondragunta, I. Laszlo, P. Ciren, and R. M. Hoff
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 11977-11991, doi:10.5194/acp-11-11977-2011, 2011 | 23,027 views
09 Nov 2007
Emissions from forest fires near Mexico City
R. J. Yokelson, S. P. Urbanski, E. L. Atlas, D. W. Toohey, E. C. Alvarado, J. D. Crounse, P. O. Wennberg, M. E. Fisher, C. E. Wold, T. L. Campos, K. Adachi, P. R. Buseck, and W. M. Hao
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 5569-5584, doi:10.5194/acp-7-5569-2007, 2007 | 22,880 views
10 Dec 2014
Methane and carbon dioxide fluxes and their regional scalability for the European Arctic wetlands during the MAMM project in summer 2012
S. J. O'Shea, G. Allen, M. W. Gallagher, K. Bower, S. M. Illingworth, J. B. A. Muller, B. T. Jones, C. J. Percival, S. J-B. Bauguitte, M. Cain, N. Warwick, A. Quiquet, U. Skiba, J. Drewer, K. Dinsmore, E. G. Nisbet, D. Lowry, R. E. Fisher, J. L. France, M. Aurela, A. Lohila, G. Hayman, C. George, D. B. Clark, A. J. Manning, A. D. Friend, and J. Pyle
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 13159-13174, doi:10.5194/acp-14-13159-2014, 2014 | 22,565 views
17 Jan 2012
Atmospheric aerosol compositions in China: spatial/temporal variability, chemical signature, regional haze distribution and comparisons with global aerosols
X. Y. Zhang, Y. Q. Wang, T. Niu, X. C. Zhang, S. L. Gong, Y. M. Zhang, and J. Y. Sun
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 779-799, doi:10.5194/acp-12-779-2012, 2012 | 21,857 views
13 Jun 2013
Analysis of a winter regional haze event and its formation mechanism in the North China Plain
X. J. Zhao, P. S. Zhao, J. Xu, W. Meng,, W. W. Pu, F. Dong, D. He, and Q. F. Shi
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 5685-5696, doi:10.5194/acp-13-5685-2013, 2013 | 21,826 views
04 Jan 2013
Aerosol indirect effect on warm clouds over South-East Atlantic, from co-located MODIS and CALIPSO observations
L. Costantino and F.-M. Bréon
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 69-88, doi:10.5194/acp-13-69-2013, 2013 | 21,171 views
25 Feb 2013
A unified approach to infrared aerosol remote sensing and type specification
L. Clarisse, P.-F. Coheur, F. Prata, J. Hadji-Lazaro, D. Hurtmans, and C. Clerbaux
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 2195-2221, doi:10.5194/acp-13-2195-2013, 2013 | 21,026 views
12 Feb 2014
Hygroscopic and chemical characterisation of Po Valley aerosol
J. Bialek, M. Dall Osto, P. Vaattovaara, S. Decesari, J. Ovadnevaite, A. Laaksonen, and C. O'Dowd
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1557-1570, doi:10.5194/acp-14-1557-2014, 2014 | 20,534 views
29 Jul 2009
The formation, properties and impact of secondary organic aerosol: current and emerging issues
M. Hallquist, J. C. Wenger, U. Baltensperger, Y. Rudich, D. Simpson, M. Claeys, J. Dommen, N. M. Donahue, C. George, A. H. Goldstein, J. F. Hamilton, H. Herrmann, T. Hoffmann, Y. Iinuma, M. Jang, M. E. Jenkin, J. L. Jimenez, A. Kiendler-Scharr, W. Maenhaut, G. McFiggans, Th. F. Mentel, A. Monod, A. S. H. Prévôt, J. H. Seinfeld, J. D. Surratt, R. Szmigielski, and J. Wildt
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 5155-5236, doi:10.5194/acp-9-5155-2009, 2009 | 19,867 views
28 Apr 2014
Snow cover sensitivity to black carbon deposition in the Himalayas: from atmospheric and ice core measurements to regional climate simulations
M. Ménégoz, G. Krinner, Y. Balkanski, O. Boucher, A. Cozic, S. Lim, P. Ginot, P. Laj, H. Gallée, P. Wagnon, A. Marinoni, and H. W. Jacobi
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 4237-4249, doi:10.5194/acp-14-4237-2014, 2014 | 19,562 views
02 Jul 2010
Global mercury emissions to the atmosphere from anthropogenic and natural sources
N. Pirrone, S. Cinnirella, X. Feng, R. B. Finkelman, H. R. Friedli, J. Leaner, R. Mason, A. B. Mukherjee, G. B. Stracher, D. G. Streets, and K. Telmer
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 5951-5964, doi:10.5194/acp-10-5951-2010, 2010 | 19,289 views
04 Aug 2014
A high ozone episode in winter 2013 in the Uinta Basin oil and gas region characterized by aircraft measurements
S. J. Oltmans, A. Karion, R. C. Schnell, G. Pétron, C. Sweeney, S. Wolter, D. Neff, S. A. Montzka, B. R. Miller, D. Helmig, B. J. Johnson, and J. Hueber
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 20117-20157, doi:10.5194/acpd-14-20117-2014, 2014
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 4 comments) | 18,701 views
06 Aug 2009
The radiative forcing potential of different climate geoengineering options
T. M. Lenton and N. E. Vaughan
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 5539-5561, doi:10.5194/acp-9-5539-2009, 2009 | 18,165 views
23 Mar 2009
What would have happened to the ozone layer if chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) had not been regulated?
P. A. Newman, L. D. Oman, A. R. Douglass, E. L. Fleming, S. M. Frith, M. M. Hurwitz, S. R. Kawa, C. H. Jackman, N. A. Krotkov, E. R. Nash, J. E. Nielsen, S. Pawson, R. S. Stolarski, and G. J. M. Velders
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 2113-2128, doi:10.5194/acp-9-2113-2009, 2009 | 18,162 views
08 Dec 2014
Effect of different emission inventories on modeled ozone and carbon monoxide in Southeast Asia
T. Amnuaylojaroen, M. C. Barth, L. K. Emmons, G. R. Carmichael, J. Kreasuwun, S. Prasitwattanaseree, and S. Chantara
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 12983-13012, doi:10.5194/acp-14-12983-2014, 2014 | 18,144 views
03 May 2012
Modeling the gas-particle partitioning of secondary organic aerosol: the importance of liquid-liquid phase separation
A. Zuend and J. H. Seinfeld
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 3857-3882, doi:10.5194/acp-12-3857-2012, 2012 | 18,104 views
10 Dec 2010
Global fire emissions and the contribution of deforestation, savanna, forest, agricultural, and peat fires (1997–2009)
G. R. van der Werf, J. T. Randerson, L. Giglio, G. J. Collatz, M. Mu, P. S. Kasibhatla, D. C. Morton, R. S. DeFries, Y. Jin, and T. T. van Leeuwen
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 11707-11735, doi:10.5194/acp-10-11707-2010, 2010 | 17,931 views
22 Dec 2011
Earth's energy imbalance and implications
J. Hansen, M. Sato, P. Kharecha, and K. von Schuckmann
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 13421-13449, doi:10.5194/acp-11-13421-2011, 2011 | 17,849 views
25 Mar 2014
Further evidence of important environmental information content in red-to-green ratios as depicted in paintings by great masters
C. S. Zerefos, P. Tetsis, A. Kazantzidis, V. Amiridis, S. C. Zerefos, J. Luterbacher, K. Eleftheratos, E. Gerasopoulos, S. Kazadzis, and A. Papayannis
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 2987-3015, doi:10.5194/acp-14-2987-2014, 2014 | 17,497 views
30 Mar 2005
Organic aerosol and global climate modelling: a review
M. Kanakidou, J. H. Seinfeld, S. N. Pandis, I. Barnes, F. J. Dentener, M. C. Facchini, R. Van Dingenen, B. Ervens, A. Nenes, C. J. Nielsen, E. Swietlicki, J. P. Putaud, Y. Balkanski, S. Fuzzi, J. Horth, G. K. Moortgat, R. Winterhalter, C. E. L. Myhre, K. Tsigaridis, E. Vignati, E. G. Stephanou, and J. Wilson
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 5, 1053-1123, doi:10.5194/acp-5-1053-2005, 2005 | 17,340 views
02 May 2013
Aerosol composition, sources and processes during wintertime in Beijing, China
Y. L. Sun, Z. F. Wang, P. Q. Fu, T. Yang, Q. Jiang, H. B. Dong, J. Li, and J. J. Jia
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 4577-4592, doi:10.5194/acp-13-4577-2013, 2013 | 16,525 views
23 Jan 2015
Characterization of biomass burning emissions from cooking fires, peat, crop residue, and other fuels with high-resolution proton-transfer-reaction time-of-flight mass spectrometry
C. E. Stockwell, P. R. Veres, J. Williams, and R. J. Yokelson
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 845-865, doi:10.5194/acp-15-845-2015, 2015 | 16,514 views
22 Sep 2014
Modeling regional aerosol and aerosol precursor variability over California and its sensitivity to emissions and long-range transport during the 2010 CalNex and CARES campaigns
J. D. Fast, J. Allan, R. Bahreini, J. Craven, L. Emmons, R. Ferrare, P. L. Hayes, A. Hodzic, J. Holloway, C. Hostetler, J. L. Jimenez, H. Jonsson, S. Liu, Y. Liu, A. Metcalf, A. Middlebrook, J. Nowak, M. Pekour, A. Perring, L. Russell, A. Sedlacek, J. Seinfeld, A. Setyan, J. Shilling, M. Shrivastava, S. Springston, C. Song, R. Subramanian, J. W. Taylor, V. Vinoj, Q. Yang, R. A. Zaveri, and Q. Zhang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 10013-10060, doi:10.5194/acp-14-10013-2014, 2014 | 16,487 views
03 Aug 2010
Historical (1850–2000) gridded anthropogenic and biomass burning emissions of reactive gases and aerosols: methodology and application
J.-F. Lamarque, T. C. Bond, V. Eyring, C. Granier, A. Heil, Z. Klimont, D. Lee, C. Liousse, A. Mieville, B. Owen, M. G. Schultz, D. Shindell, S. J. Smith, E. Stehfest, J. Van Aardenne, O. R. Cooper, M. Kainuma, N. Mahowald, J. R. McConnell, V. Naik, K. Riahi, and D. P. van Vuuren
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 7017-7039, doi:10.5194/acp-10-7017-2010, 2010 | 16,101 views
09 Feb 2011
Anthropogenic sulfur dioxide emissions: 1850–2005
S. J. Smith, J. van Aardenne, Z. Klimont, R. J. Andres, A. Volke, and S. Delgado Arias
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 1101-1116, doi:10.5194/acp-11-1101-2011, 2011 | 15,999 views
29 Jul 2009
Asian emissions in 2006 for the NASA INTEX-B mission
Q. Zhang, D. G. Streets, G. R. Carmichael, K. B. He, H. Huo, A. Kannari, Z. Klimont, I. S. Park, S. Reddy, J. S. Fu, D. Chen, L. Duan, Y. Lei, L. T. Wang, and Z. L. Yao
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 5131-5153, doi:10.5194/acp-9-5131-2009, 2009 | 15,993 views
28 Jun 2012
Seasonal cycle and source analyses of aerosol optical properties in a semi-urban environment at Puijo station in Eastern Finland
A. Leskinen, A. Arola, M. Komppula, H. Portin, P. Tiitta, P. Miettinen, S. Romakkaniemi, A. Laaksonen, and K. E. J. Lehtinen
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 5647-5659, doi:10.5194/acp-12-5647-2012, 2012 | 15,967 views
17 Mar 2014
Quantifying the contributions of natural emissions to ozone and total fine PM concentrations in the Northern Hemisphere
A. Zare, J. H. Christensen, A. Gross, P. Irannejad, M. Glasius, and J. Brandt
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 2735-2756, doi:10.5194/acp-14-2735-2014, 2014 | 15,636 views
10 Jun 2014
What controls the recent changes in African mineral dust aerosol across the Atlantic?
D. A. Ridley, C. L. Heald, and J. M. Prospero
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 5735-5747, doi:10.5194/acp-14-5735-2014, 2014 | 15,572 views
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