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The community version of the Weather Research and Forecasting Model as it is coupled with Chemistry (WRF-Chem) (GMD/ACP inter-journal SI) Editor(s): G. A. Grell Special issue jointly organized between Geoscientific Model Development More information Download citations of all papers: Bibtex EndNote Reference Manager
19 Jan 2016
Trans-pacific transport and evolution of aerosols: Evaluation of quasi global WRF-Chem simulation with multiple observations
Zhiyuan Hu, Chun Zhao, Jianping Huang, L. Ruby Leung, Yun Qian, Hongbin Yu, Lei Huang, and Olga V. Kalashnikova
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2015-248, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 2 comments)
19 Jan 2016
Sensitivity of biogenic volatile organic compounds (BVOCs) to land surface parameterizations and vegetation distributions in California
Chun Zhao, Maoyi Huang, Jerome D. Fast, Larry K. Berg, Yun Qian, Alex Guenther, Dasa Gu, Manish Shrivastava, Ying Liu, Stacy Walters, Gabriele Pfister, Jiming Jin, John E. Shilling, and Carsten Warneke
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2015-266, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
13 Nov 2015
Impacts of air–sea interactions on regional air quality predictions using WRF/Chem v3.6.1 coupled with ROMS v3.7: southeastern US example
J. He, R. He, and Y. Zhang
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 8, 9965-10009, doi:10.5194/gmdd-8-9965-2015, 2015
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: final response, 3 comments)
29 Oct 2015
Air Quality Modeling with WRF-Chem v3.5 in East and South Asia: sensitivity to emissions and evaluation of simulated air quality
M. Zhong, E. Saikawa, Y. Liu, V. Naik, L. W. Horowitz, M. Takigawa, Y. Zhao, N.-H. Lin, and E. A. Stone
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 8, 9373-9413, doi:10.5194/gmdd-8-9373-2015, 2015
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
08 Sep 2015
Assimilating compact phase space retrievals of atmospheric composition with WRF-Chem/DART: a regional chemical transport/ensemble Kalman filter data assimilation system
A. P. Mizzi, A. F. Arellano, D. P. Edwards, J. L. Anderson, and G. G. Pfister
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 8, 7693-7725, doi:10.5194/gmdd-8-7693-2015, 2015
Revised manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: final response, 6 comments)
04 Sep 2015
A new chemistry option in WRF-Chem v. 3.4 for the simulation of direct and indirect aerosol effects using VBS: evaluation against IMPACT-EUCAARI data
P. Tuccella, G. Curci, G. A. Grell, G. Visconti, S. Crumeyrolle, A. Schwarzenboeck, and A. A. Mensah
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 2749-2776, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-2749-2015, 2015
26 Aug 2015
Modeling study of the 2010 regional haze event in the North China Plain
M. Gao, G. R. Carmichael, Y. Wang, P. E. Saide, M. Yu, J. Xin, Z. Liu, and Z. Wang
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 15, 22781-22822, doi:10.5194/acpd-15-22781-2015, 2015
Revised manuscript accepted for GMD (discussion: closed, 3 comments)
12 Aug 2015
The anthropogenic contribution to atmospheric black carbon concentrations in southern Africa: a WRF-Chem modeling study
F. Kuik, A. Lauer, J. P. Beukes, P. G. Van Zyl, M. Josipovic, V. Vakkari, L. Laakso, and G. T. Feig
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 8809-8830, doi:10.5194/acp-15-8809-2015, 2015
16 Jul 2015
Evaluation of the high resolution WRF-Chem (v3.4.1) air quality forecast and its comparison with statistical ozone predictions
R. Žabkar, L. Honzak, G. Skok, R. Forkel, J. Rakovec, A. Ceglar, and N. Žagar
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 2119-2137, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-2119-2015, 2015
16 Jul 2015
Application of WRF/Chem over North America under the AQMEII Phase 2 – Part 2: Evaluation of 2010 application and responses of air quality and meteorology–chemistry interactions to changes in emissions and meteorology from 2006 to 2010
K. Yahya, K. Wang, Y. Zhang, and T. E. Kleindienst
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 2095-2117, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-2095-2015, 2015
19 May 2015
Sources of black carbon aerosols in South Asia and surrounding regions during the Integrated Campaign for Aerosols, Gases and Radiation Budget (ICARB)
R. Kumar, M. C. Barth, V. S. Nair, G. G. Pfister, S. Suresh Babu, S. K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy, G. R. Carmichael, Z. Lu, and D. G. Streets
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 5415-5428, doi:10.5194/acp-15-5415-2015, 2015
08 May 2015
Modeling organic aerosol composition at the puy de Dôme mountain (France) for two contrasted air masses with the WRF-Chem model
C. Barbet, L. Deguillaume, N. Chaumerliac, M. Leriche, A. Berger, E. Freney, A. Colomb, K. Sellegri, L. Patryl, and P. Armand
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 15, 13395-13455, doi:10.5194/acpd-15-13395-2015, 2015
Publication in GMD not foreseen (discussion: closed, 2 comments)
07 Apr 2015
Twelve-month, 12 km resolution North American WRF-Chem v3.4 air quality simulation: performance evaluation
C. W. Tessum, J. D. Hill, and J. D. Marshall
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 957-973, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-957-2015, 2015
20 Mar 2015
Generalized background error covariance matrix model (GEN_BE v2.0)
G. Descombes, T. Auligné, F. Vandenberghe, D. M. Barker, and J. Barré
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 669-696, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-669-2015, 2015
24 Feb 2015
A new WRF-Chem treatment for studying regional-scale impacts of cloud processes on aerosol and trace gases in parameterized cumuli
L. K. Berg, M. Shrivastava, R. C. Easter, J. D. Fast, E. G. Chapman, Y. Liu, and R. A. Ferrare
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 409-429, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-409-2015, 2015
14 Jan 2015
Understanding high wintertime ozone pollution events in an oil- and natural gas-producing region of the western US
R. Ahmadov, S. McKeen, M. Trainer, R. Banta, A. Brewer, S. Brown, P. M. Edwards, J. A. de Gouw, G. J. Frost, J. Gilman, D. Helmig, B. Johnson, A. Karion, A. Koss, A. Langford, B. Lerner, J. Olson, S. Oltmans, J. Peischl, G. Pétron, Y. Pichugina, J. M. Roberts, T. Ryerson, R. Schnell, C. Senff, C. Sweeney, C. Thompson, P. R. Veres, C. Warneke, R. Wild, E. J. Williams, B. Yuan, and R. Zamora
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 411-429, doi:10.5194/acp-15-411-2015, 2015
19 Nov 2014
The impact of aerosol optical depth assimilation on aerosol forecasts and radiative effects during a wild fire event over the United States
D. Chen, Z. Liu, C. S. Schwartz, H.-C. Lin, J. D. Cetola, Y. Gu, and L. Xue
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 2709-2715, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2709-2014, 2014
08 Nov 2014
Gaseous chemistry and aerosol mechanism developments for version 3.5.1 of the online regional model, WRF-Chem
S. Archer-Nicholls, D. Lowe, S. Utembe, J. Allan, R. A. Zaveri, J. D. Fast, Ø. Hodnebrog, H. Denier van der Gon, and G. McFiggans
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 2557-2579, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2557-2014, 2014
30 Oct 2014
Simulating black carbon and dust and their radiative forcing in seasonal snow: a case study over North China with field campaign measurements
C. Zhao, Z. Hu, Y. Qian, L. Ruby Leung, J. Huang, M. Huang, J. Jin, M. G. Flanner, R. Zhang, H. Wang, H. Yan, Z. Lu, and D. G. Streets
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 11475-11491, doi:10.5194/acp-14-11475-2014, 2014
09 Oct 2014
Air quality in Delhi during the Commonwealth Games
P. Marrapu, Y. Cheng, G. Beig, S. Sahu, R. Srinivas, and G. R. Carmichael
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 10619-10630, doi:10.5194/acp-14-10619-2014, 2014
13 Aug 2014
Implementation of aerosol assimilation in Gridpoint Statistical Interpolation (v. 3.2) and WRF-Chem (v. 3.4.1)
M. Pagowski, Z. Liu, G. A. Grell, M. Hu, H.-C. Lin, and C. S. Schwartz
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 1621-1627, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-1621-2014, 2014
24 Jun 2014
Simulation of semi-explicit mechanisms of SOA formation from glyoxal in aerosol in a 3-D model
C. Knote, A. Hodzic, J. L. Jimenez, R. Volkamer, J. J. Orlando, S. Baidar, J. Brioude, J. Fast, D. R. Gentner, A. H. Goldstein, P. L. Hayes, W. B. Knighton, H. Oetjen, A. Setyan, H. Stark, R. Thalman, G. Tyndall, R. Washenfelder, E. Waxman, and Q. Zhang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 6213-6239, doi:10.5194/acp-14-6213-2014, 2014
16 Jan 2014
Simulation of trace gases and aerosols over the Indian domain: evaluation of the WRF-Chem model
M. Michael, A. Yadav, S. N. Tripathi, V. P. Kanawade, A. Gaur, P. Sadavarte, and C. Venkataraman
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 431-482, doi:10.5194/gmdd-7-431-2014, 2014
Revised manuscript rejected (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
06 Jan 2014
Mesoscale modeling of smoke transport over the Southeast Asian Maritime Continent: coupling of smoke direct radiative effect below and above the low-level clouds
C. Ge, J. Wang, and J. S. Reid
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 159-174, doi:10.5194/acp-14-159-2014, 2014
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
29 Oct 2013
Aerosol optical depth assimilation for a size-resolved sectional model: impacts of observationally constrained, multi-wavelength and fine mode retrievals on regional scale analyses and forecasts
P. E. Saide, G. R. Carmichael, Z. Liu, C. S. Schwartz, H. C. Lin, A. M. da Silva, and E. Hyer
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 10425-10444, doi:10.5194/acp-13-10425-2013, 2013
09 Apr 2013
Inclusion of ash and SO2 emissions from volcanic eruptions in WRF-Chem: development and some applications
M. Stuefer, S. R. Freitas, G. Grell, P. Webley, S. Peckham, S. A. McKeen, and S. D. Egan
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 457-468, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-457-2013, 2013
03 Apr 2013
Evaluating a lightning parameterization based on cloud-top height for mesoscale numerical model simulations
J. Wong, M. C. Barth, and D. Noone
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 429-443, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-429-2013, 2013
11 May 2012
Simulations over South Asia using the Weather Research and Forecasting model with Chemistry (WRF-Chem): chemistry evaluation and initial results
R. Kumar, M. Naja, G. G. Pfister, M. C. Barth, C. Wiedinmyer, and G. P. Brasseur
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 619-648, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-619-2012, 2012
24 Apr 2012
Impact of the Desert dust on the summer monsoon system over Southwestern North America
C. Zhao, X. Liu, and L. R. Leung
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 3717-3731, doi:10.5194/acp-12-3717-2012, 2012
20 Mar 2012
Simulations over South Asia using the Weather Research and Forecasting model with Chemistry (WRF-Chem): set-up and meteorological evaluation
R. Kumar, M. Naja, G. G. Pfister, M. C. Barth, and G. P. Brasseur
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 321-343, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-321-2012, 2012
06 Jun 2011
Inclusion of biomass burning in WRF-Chem: impact of wildfires on weather forecasts
G. Grell, S. R. Freitas, M. Stuefer, and J. Fast
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5289-5303, doi:10.5194/acp-11-5289-2011, 2011
01 Mar 2011
Radiative impact of mineral dust on monsoon precipitation variability over West Africa
C. Zhao, X. Liu, L. Ruby Leung, and S. Hagos
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 1879-1893, doi:10.5194/acp-11-1879-2011, 2011
20 Sep 2010
The spatial distribution of mineral dust and its shortwave radiative forcing over North Africa: modeling sensitivities to dust emissions and aerosol size treatments
C. Zhao, X. Liu, L. R. Leung, B. Johnson, S. A. McFarlane, W. I. Gustafson Jr., J. D. Fast, and R. Easter
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 8821-8838, doi:10.5194/acp-10-8821-2010, 2010
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