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ACP – Volume 12, issue 5

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Discernible rhythm in the spatio/temporal distributions of transatlantic dust   
Y. Ben-Ami, I. Koren, O. Altaratz, A. Kostinski, and Y. Lehahn
Page(s) 2253-2262
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1491 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  01 Mar 2012
Global NOx emission estimates derived from an assimilation of OMI tropospheric NO2 columns   
K. Miyazaki, H. J. Eskes, and K. Sudo
Page(s) 2263-2288
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 14051 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  01 Mar 2012
A numerical comparison of different methods for determining the particle formation rate   
H. Vuollekoski, S.-L. Sihto, V.-M. Kerminen, M. Kulmala, and K. E. J. Lehtinen
Page(s) 2289-2295
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 517 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   Special issue

  01 Mar 2012
The influence of the spatial resolution of topographic input data on the accuracy of 3-D UV actinic flux and irradiance calculations   
P. Weihs, J. E. Wagner, S. F. Schreier, H. E. Rieder, F. Angelini, M. Blumthaler, M. Fitzka, G. P. Gobbi, R. Kift, A. Kreuter, S. Simic, and A. R. Webb
Page(s) 2297-2312
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 2839 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  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
Page(s) 2313-2343
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 2402 KB)   Supplement (13 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  01 Mar 2012
Atmospheric Cluster Dynamics Code: a flexible method for solution of the birth-death equations   
M. J. McGrath, T. Olenius, I. K. Ortega, V. Loukonen, P. Paasonen, T. Kurtén, M. Kulmala, and H. Vehkamäki
Page(s) 2345-2355
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 465 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  02 Mar 2012
Five blind men and the elephant: what can the NASA Aura ozone measurements tell us about stratosphere-troposphere exchange?   
Q. Tang and M. J. Prather
Page(s) 2357-2380
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 4976 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  02 Mar 2012
A new method to determine the mixing state of light absorbing carbonaceous using the measured aerosol optical properties and number size distributions   
N. Ma, C. S. Zhao, T. Müller, Y. F. Cheng, P. F. Liu, Z. Z. Deng, W. Y. Xu, L. Ran, B. Nekat, D. van Pinxteren, T. Gnauk, K. Müller, H. Herrmann, P. Yan, X. J. Zhou, and A. Wiedensohler
Page(s) 2381-2397
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1866 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   Special issue

  02 Mar 2012
Decreasing particle number concentrations in a warming atmosphere and implications   
F. Yu, G. Luo, R. P. Turco, J. A. Ogren, and R. M. Yantosca
Page(s) 2399-2408
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1932 KB)   Supplement (626 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  05 Mar 2012
Some issues in uncertainty quantification and parameter tuning: a case study of convective parameterization scheme in the WRF regional climate model   
B. Yang, Y. Qian, G. Lin, R. Leung, and Y. Zhang
Page(s) 2409-2427
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 13919 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  05 Mar 2012
Measurement-based modelling of bromine-induced oxidation of mercury above the Dead Sea   
E. Tas, D. Obrist, M. Peleg, V. Matveev, X. Faïn, D. Asaf, and M. Luria
Page(s) 2429-2440
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 927 KB)   Supplement (148 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  05 Mar 2012
Error characterization of CO2 vertical mixing in the atmospheric transport model WRF-VPRM   
R. Kretschmer, C. Gerbig, U. Karstens, and F.-T. Koch
Page(s) 2441-2458
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 3087 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  05 Mar 2012
Aerosols-cloud microphysics-thermodynamics-turbulence: evaluating supersaturation in a marine stratocumulus cloud   
F. Ditas, R. A. Shaw, H. Siebert, M. Simmel, B. Wehner, and A. Wiedensohler
Page(s) 2459-2468
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 3479 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  05 Mar 2012
Evidence of a possible turning point in solar UV-B over Canada, Europe and Japan   
C. S. Zerefos, K. Tourpali, K. Eleftheratos, S. Kazadzis, C. Meleti, U. Feister, T. Koskela, and A. Heikkilä
Page(s) 2469-2477
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 887 KB)   Supplement (190 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  05 Mar 2012
Relationship between particulate matter and childhood asthma – basis of a future warning system for central Phoenix   
R. Dimitrova, N. Lurponglukana, H. J. S. Fernando, G. C. Runger, P. Hyde, B. C. Hedquist, J. Anderson, W. Bannister, and W. Johnson
Page(s) 2479-2490
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 4864 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   Special issue

  05 Mar 2012
Complex refractive indices of Saharan dust samples at visible and near UV wavelengths: a laboratory study   
R. Wagner, T. Ajtai, K. Kandler, K. Lieke, C. Linke, T. Müller, M. Schnaiter, and M. Vragel
Page(s) 2491-2512
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1360 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  05 Mar 2012
Assimilation of IASI partial tropospheric columns with an Ensemble Kalman Filter over Europe   
A. Coman, G. Foret, M. Beekmann, M. Eremenko, G. Dufour, B. Gaubert, A. Ung, C. Schmechtig, J.-M. Flaud, and G. Bergametti
Page(s) 2513-2532
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 3040 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  07 Mar 2012
Comment on "Tropospheric temperature response to stratospheric ozone recovery in the 21st century" by Hu et al. (2011)   
C. McLandress, J. Perlwitz, and T. G. Shepherd
Page(s) 2533-2540
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 875 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   Corresponding article   

  07 Mar 2012
Suspendable macromolecules are responsible for ice nucleation activity of birch and conifer pollen   
B. G. Pummer, H. Bauer, J. Bernardi, S. Bleicher, and H. Grothe
Page(s) 2541-2550
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 3180 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  07 Mar 2012
Long-term in situ measurements of NOx and NOy at Jungfraujoch 1998–2009: time series analysis and evaluation   
S. Pandey Deolal, D. Brunner, M. Steinbacher, U. Weers, and J. Staehelin
Page(s) 2551-2566
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1656 KB)   Supplement (314 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  07 Mar 2012
Comparisons of observed and modeled OH and HO2 concentrations during the ambient measurement period of the HOxComp field campaign   
Y. Kanaya, A. Hofzumahaus, H.-P. Dorn, T. Brauers, H. Fuchs, F. Holland, F. Rohrer, B. Bohn, R. Tillmann, R. Wegener, A. Wahner, Y. Kajii, K. Miyamoto, S. Nishida, K. Watanabe, A. Yoshino, D. Kubistin, M. Martinez, M. Rudolf, H. Harder, H. Berresheim, T. Elste, C. Plass-Dülmer, G. Stange, J. Kleffmann, Y. Elshorbany, and U. Schurath
Page(s) 2567-2585
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 6254 KB)   Supplement (615 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  07 Mar 2012
Photoacoustic optical properties at UV, VIS, and near IR wavelengths for laboratory generated and winter time ambient urban aerosols   
M. Gyawali, W. P. Arnott, R. A. Zaveri, C. Song, H. Moosmüller, L. Liu, M. I. Mishchenko, L.-W. A. Chen, M. C. Green, J. G. Watson, and J. C. Chow
Page(s) 2587-2601
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1397 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  08 Mar 2012
Ozone zonal asymmetry and planetary wave characterization during Antarctic spring   
I. Ialongo, V. Sofieva, N. Kalakoski, J. Tamminen, and E. Kyrölä
Page(s) 2603-2614
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 6664 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  08 Mar 2012
Projected change in atmospheric nitrogen deposition to the Baltic Sea towards 2020   
C. Geels, K. M. Hansen, J. H. Christensen, C. Ambelas Skjøth, T. Ellermann, G. B. Hedegaard, O. Hertel, L. M. Frohn, A. Gross, and J. Brandt
Page(s) 2615-2629
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1222 KB)   Supplement (843 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  08 Mar 2012
Interannual variation in the fine-mode MODIS aerosol optical depth and its relationship to the changes in sulfur dioxide emissions in China between 2000 and 2010   
S. Itahashi, I. Uno, K. Yumimoto, H. Irie, K. Osada, K. Ogata, H. Fukushima, Z. Wang, and T. Ohara
Page(s) 2631-2640
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 5233 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  08 Mar 2012
Extension of an assessment model of ship traffic exhaust emissions for particulate matter and carbon monoxide   
J.-P. Jalkanen, L. Johansson, J. Kukkonen, A. Brink, J. Kalli, and T. Stipa
Page(s) 2641-2659
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1731 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  12 Mar 2012
A new global real-time Lagrangian diagnostic system for stratosphere-troposphere exchange: evaluation during a balloon sonde campaign in eastern Canada   
M. S. Bourqui, A. Yamamoto, D. Tarasick, M. D. Moran, L.-P. Beaudoin, I. Beres, J. Davies, A. Elford, W. Hocking, M. Osman, and R. Wilkinson
Page(s) 2661-2679
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1026 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  13 Mar 2012
Annual distribution of allergenic fungal spores in atmospheric particulate matter in the Eastern Mediterranean; a comparative study between ergosterol and quantitative PCR analysis   
N. Lang-Yona, K. Dannemiller, N. Yamamoto, N. Burshtein, J. Peccia, O. Yarden, and Y. Rudich
Page(s) 2681-2690
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 834 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  13 Mar 2012
Liquid-liquid phase separation and morphology of internally mixed dicarboxylic acids/ammonium sulfate/water particles   
M. Song, C. Marcolli, U. K. Krieger, A. Zuend, and T. Peter
Page(s) 2691-2712
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 2846 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  13 Mar 2012
Analysis of ΔO2/ΔCO2 ratios for the pollution events observed at Hateruma Island, Japan   
C. Minejima, M. Kubo, Y. Tohjima, H. Yamagishi, Y. Koyama, S. Maksyutov, K. Kita, and H. Mukai
Page(s) 2713-2723
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1910 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  14 Mar 2012
Carbonaceous aerosols in China: top-down constraints on primary sources and estimation of secondary contribution   
T.-M. Fu, J. J. Cao, X. Y. Zhang, S. C. Lee, Q. Zhang, Y. M. Han, W. J. Qu, Z. Han, R. Zhang, Y. X. Wang, D. Chen, and D. K. Henze
Page(s) 2725-2746
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 2416 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  14 Mar 2012
Optical properties, morphology and elemental composition of atmospheric particles at T1 supersite on MILAGRO campaign   
G. Carabali, R. Mamani-Paco, T. Castro, O. Peralta, E. Herrera, and B. Trujillo
Page(s) 2747-2755
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 4255 KB)   Supplement (1021 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   Special issue

  14 Mar 2012
Spatial-temporal variations in surface ozone in Northern China as observed during 2009–2010 and possible implications for future air quality control strategies   
G. Tang, Y. Wang, X. Li, D. Ji, S. Hsu, and X. Gao
Page(s) 2757-2776
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 5119 KB)   Supplement (3208 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  15 Mar 2012
Kinetic multi-layer model of gas-particle interactions in aerosols and clouds (KM-GAP): linking condensation, evaporation and chemical reactions of organics, oxidants and water   
M. Shiraiwa, C. Pfrang, T. Koop, and U. Pöschl
Page(s) 2777-2794
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 1091 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  15 Mar 2012
Sensitivity to deliberate sea salt seeding of marine clouds – observations and model simulations   
K. Alterskjær, J. E. Kristjánsson, and Ø. Seland
Page(s) 2795-2807
Abstract   Final revised paper (PDF, 7169 KB)   Discussion paper (ACPD)   

  15 Mar 2012
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