Publications using WRF-Chem





Alman, B. L., Pfister, G., Hao, H., Stowell, J., Hu, X., Liu, Y., Strickland, M. J. (2016) The association of wildfire smoke with respiratory and cardiovascular emergency department visits in Colorado in 2012: A case crossover study, Environmental Health, 15:64, doi:10.1186/s12940-016-0146-8.

Archer-Nicholls, S., E. Carter, R. Kumar, Q. Xiao, Y. Liu, J. Frostad, M. Forouzanfar, A. Cohen, M. Brauer, J. Baumgartner, C. Wiedinmyer (2016) The regional impact of cooking and heating emissions on air quality and disease burden in China. Environmental Science & Technology, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b02533.

Archer-Nicholls, S., Lowe, D., Schultz, D. M., and McFiggans, G. (2016) Aerosol–radiation–cloud interactions in a regional coupled model: the effects of convective parameterisation and resolution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 5573-5594, doi:10.5194/acp-16-5573-2016.

Bela, M., M. C. Barth, O. B. Toon, A. Fried, C. R. Homeyer, H. Morrison, K. A. Cummings, Y. Li, K. E. Pickering, D. Allen, Q. Yang, P. O. Wennberg, J. D. Crounse, J. M. St. Clair, A. P. Teng, D. O’Sullivan, L. G. Huey, D. Chen, X. Liu, D. Blake, N. Blake, E. Apel, R. S. Hornbrock, F. Flocke, T. Campos, and G. Diskin (2016) Wet Scavenging of Soluble Species in DC3 Deep Convective Storms Using Aircraft Observations and WRF-Chem Simulations, J. Geophys. Res., 121, doi:10.1002/2015JD024623.

Saide, P. E., Mena-Carrasco, M., Tolvett, S., Hernandez, P., and Carmichael, G. R. (2016) Air quality forecasting for winter-time PM2.5 episodes occurring in multiple cities in central and southern Chile, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres,  doi:10.1002/2015JD023949.

Saide, P. E., G. Thompson, T. Eidhammer, A. M. da Silva, R. B. Pierce, and G. R. Carmichael (2016), Assessment of biomass burning smoke influence on environmental conditions for multiyear tornado outbreaks by combining aerosol-aware microphysics and fire emission constraints, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, 10,294–10,311, doi:10.1002/2016JD025056.

Zhao, C., Huang, M., Fast, J. D., Berg, L. K., Qian, Y., Guenther, A., Gu, D., Shrivastava, M., Liu, Y., Walters, S., Pfister, G., Jin, J., Shilling, J. E., and Warneke, C. (2016) Sensitivity of biogenic volatile organic compounds to land surface parameterizations and vegetation distributions in California, Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 1959-1976, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-1959-2016.



Follette-Cook, M. B., K. E. Pickering, J. H. Crawford, B. N. Duncan, C. P. Loughner, G. S. Diskin, A. Fried, and A. J. Weinheimer (2015), Spatial and temporal variability of trace gas columns derived from WRF/Chem regional model output: Planning for geostationary observations of atmospheric composition, Atmospheric Environment, 118, 28-44, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.07.024.

He, H., X. Tie, Q. Zhang, X. Liu, Q. Gao, X. Li, and Y. Gao (2015), MU Analysis of the causes of heavy aerosol pollution in Beijing, China: A case study with the WRF-Chem model, Particuology, 20, 32-40, doi:10.1016/j.partic.2014.06.004.

Jena, C., S. D. Ghude, G. Beig, D. M. Chate, R. Kumar, G. G. Pfister, D. M. Lal, D. E. Surendran, S. Fadnavis, and R. J. van der A (2015a), Inter-comparison of different NOX emission inventories and associated variation in simulated surface ozone in Indian region, Atmospheric Environment, 117, 61-73.

Jena, C., S. D. Ghude, G. G. Pfister, D. M. Chate, R. Kumar, G. Beig, D. E. Surendran, S. Fadnavis, and D. M. Lal (2015b), Influence of springtime biomass burning in South Asia on regional ozone (O3): A model based case study, Atmospheric Environment, 100, 37-47, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.10.027.

Knote, C., A. Hodzic, and J. L. Jimenez (2015), The effect of dry and wet deposition of condensable vapors on secondary organic aerosols concentrations over the continental US, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15(1), 1-18, doi:10.5194/acp-15-1-2015.

Kumar, R., M. C. Barth, G. G. Pfister, V. S. Nair, S. D. Ghude, and N. Ojha (2015), What controls the seasonal cycle of black carbon aerosols in India?, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 120(15), 7788-7812, doi:10.1002/2015jd023298.

Sarangi, C., S. N. Tripathi, S. Tripathi, and M. C. Barth (2015), Aerosol-cloud associations over Gangetic Basin during a typical monsoon depression event using WRF-Chem simulation, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 120(20), doi:10.1002/2015jd023634.

Tie, X., Q. Zhang, H. He, J. Cao, S. Han, Y. Gao, X. Li, and X. C. Jia (2015), A budget analysis of the formation of haze in Beijing, Atmospheric Environment, 100, 25-36, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.10.038.

Wang, K., et al. (2015), A multi-model assessment for the 2006 and 2010 simulations under the Air Quality Model Evaluation International Initiative (AQMEII) Phase 2 over North America: Part II. Evaluation of column variable predictions using satellite data, Atmospheric Environment, 115, 587-603, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.07.044.

Yang, Q., et al. (2015), Aerosol transport and wet scavenging in deep convective clouds: A case study and model evaluation using a multiple passive tracer analysis approach, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 120(16), 8448-8468, doi:10.1002/2015jd023647.

Zhao, S., et al. (2015a), Seasonal variation and four-year trend of black carbon in the Mid-west China: The analysis of the ambient measurement and WRF-Chem modeling, Atmospheric Environment, 123, 430-439, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.05.008.

Zhao, S., X. Tie, J. Cao, and Q. Zhang (2015b), Impacts of mountains on black carbon aerosol under different synoptic meteorology conditions in the Guanzhong region, China, Atmospheric Research, 164, 286-296, doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2015.05.016.



Amnuaylojaroen, T., M. C. Barth, L. K. Emmons, G. R. Carmichael, J. Kreasuwun, S. Prasitwattanaseree, and S. Chantara (2014), Effect of different emission inventories on modeled ozone and carbon monoxide in Southeast Asia, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14(23), 12983-13012, doi:10.5194/acp-14-12983-2014.

Cui, Y. Y., A. Hodzic, J. N. Smith, J. Ortega, J. Brioude, H. Matsui, E. J. T. Levin, A. Turnipseed, P. Winkler, and B. de Foy (2014), Modeling ultrafine particle growth at a pine forest site influenced by anthropogenic pollution during BEACHON-RoMBAS 2011, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14(20), 11011-11029, doi:10.5194/acp-14-11011-2014.

Eidhammer, T., M. C. Barth, M. D. Petters, C. Wiedinmyer, and A. J. Prenni (2014), Aerosol microphysical impact on summertime convective precipitation in the Rocky Mountain region, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 119(20), 11709-11728, doi:10.1002/2014jd021883.

Fast, J. D., et al. (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, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14(18), 10013-10060, doi:10.5194/acp-14-10013-2014.

Ghude, S. D., C. Jena, D. M. Chate, G. Beig, G. G. Pfister, R. Kumar, and V. Ramanathan (2014), Reductions in India's crop yield due to ozone, Geophysical Research Letters, 41(15), 5685-5691, doi:10.1002/2014gl060930.

Hodzic, A., B. Aumont, C. Knote, J. Lee-Taylor, S. Madronich, and G. Tyndall (2014), Volatility dependence of Henry's law constants of condensable organics: Application to estimate depositional loss of secondary organic aerosols, Geophysical Research Letters, 41(13), 4795-4804, doi:10.1002/2014gl060649.

Knote, C., et al. (2014), Simulation of semi-explicit mechanisms of SOA formation from glyoxal in aerosol in a 3-D model, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14(12), 6213-6239, doi:10.5194/acp-14-6213-2014.

Kumar, R., M. C. Barth, S. Madronich, M. Naja, G. R. Carmichael, G. G. Pfister, C. Knote, G. P. Brasseur, N. Ojha, and T. Sarangi (2014a), Effects of dust aerosols on tropospheric chemistry during a typical pre-monsoon season dust storm in northern India, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14(13), 6813-6834, doi:10.5194/acp-14-6813-2014.

Kumar, R., M. C. Barth, G. G. Pfister, M. Naja, and G. P. Brasseur (2014b), WRF-Chem simulations of a typical pre-monsoon dust storm in northern India: influences on aerosol optical properties and radiation budget, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14(5), 2431-2446, doi:10.5194/acp-14-2431-2014.

Pfister, G., S. Walters, J.-F. Lamarque, J. Fast, M. C. Barth, J. Done, G. Holland, and C. Bruyere, (2014) Prediction of Future Summertime Ozone over the U.S., J. Geophys. Res., 119, 55595582, doi:10.1002/2013JD020932.

Safieddine, S., et al. (2014), Summertime tropospheric ozone assessment over the Mediterranean region using the thermal infrared IASI/MetOp sounder and the WRF-Chem model, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14(18), 10119-10131, doi:10.5194/acp-14-10119-2014.

Zhang, F., et al. (2014), Sensitivity of mesoscale modeling of smoke direct radiative effect to the emission inventory: a case study in northern sub-Saharan African region, Environmental Research Letters, 9(7), doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/7/075002.

Zhou, G., F. Yang, F. Geng, J. Xu, X. Yang, and X. Tie (2014), Measuring and Modeling Aerosol: Relationship with Haze Events in Shanghai, China, Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 14(3), 783-792, doi:10.4209/aaqr.2013.01.0019.



Chen, P., J. Quan, Q. Zhang, X. Tie, Y. Gao, X. Li, and M. Huang (2013), Measurements of vertical and horizontal distributions of ozone over Beijing from 2007 to 2010, Atmospheric Environment, 74, 37-44, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.03.026.

Dipu, S., T. V. Prabha, G. Pandithurai, J. Dudhia, G. Pfister, K. Rajesh, and B. N. Goswami (2013), Impact of elevated aerosol layer on the cloud macrophysical properties prior to monsoon onset, Atmospheric Environment, 70, 454-467, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.12.036.

Ghude, S. D., G. G. Pfister, C. Jena, R. J. van der A, L. K. Emmons, and R. Kumar (2013), Satellite constraints of nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from India based on OMI observations and WRF-Chem simulations, Geophysical Research Letters, 40(2), 423-428, doi:10.1029/2012gl053926.

Jaffe, D. A., N. Wigder, N. Downey, G. Pfister, A. Boynard, and S. B. Reid (2013), Impact of Wildfires on Ozone Exceptional Events in the Western US, Environmental Science & Technology, 47(19), 11065-11072, doi:10.1021/es402164f.

Kim, S.-Y., X. Jiang, M. Lee, A. Turnipseed, A. Guenther, J.-C. Kim, S.-J. Lee, and S. Kim (2013), Impact of biogenic volatile organic compounds on ozone production at the Taehwa Research Forest near Seoul, South Korea, Atmospheric Environment, 70, 447-453, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.11.005.

Pfister, G., S. Walters, L.K. Emmons, and D.P. Edwards, (2013) Quantifying the contribution of inflow on surface ozone over California, J. Geophys. Res., 118, doi:10.1002/2013JD020336.

Tie, X., et al. (2013), Megacity impacts on regional ozone formation: observations and WRF-Chem modeling for the MIRAGE-Shanghai field campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13(11), 5655-5669, doi:10.5194/acp-13-5655-2013.

Wong, J., M. C. Barth, and D. Noone: 2013: Evaluating a lightning parameterization based on cloud-top height for mesoscale numerical model simulations, Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 429-443, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-429-2013. 



Barth, M. C., J. Lee, A. Hodzic, G. Pfister, W. C. Skamarock, J. Worden, J. Wong, and D. Noone (2012), Thunderstorms and upper troposphere chemistry during the early stages of the 2006 North American Monsoon, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12(22), 11003-11026, doi:10.5194/acp-12-11003-2012.

Boynard, A., G. G. Pfister, and D. P. Edwards (2012), Boundary layer versus free tropospheric CO budget and variability over the United States during summertime, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 117, doi:10.1029/2011jd016416.

Hodnebrog, O., et al. (2012), Impact of forest fires, biogenic emissions and high temperatures on the elevated Eastern Mediterranean ozone levels during the hot summer of 2007, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12(18), 8727-8750, doi:10.5194/acp-12-8727-2012.

Jiang, X., C. Wiedinmyer, and A. G. Carlton (2012), Aerosols from Fires: An Examination of the Effects on Ozone Photochemistry in the Western United States, Environmental Science & Technology, 46(21), 11878-11886, doi:10.1021/es301541k.

Kumar, R., M. Naja, G. G. Pfister, M. C. Barth, and G. P. Brasseur (2012a), Simulations over South Asia using the Weather Research and Forecasting model with Chemistry (WRF-Chem): set-up and meteorological evaluation, Geoscientific Model Development, 5(2), 321-343, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-321-2012.

Kumar, R., M. Naja, G. G. Pfister, M. C. Barth, C. Wiedinmyer, and G. P. Brasseur (2012b), Simulations over South Asia using the Weather Research and Forecasting model with Chemistry (WRF-Chem): chemistry evaluation and initial results, Geoscientific Model Development, 5(3), 619-648, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-619-2012.

Worden, H. M., Y. Cheng, G. Pfister, G. R. Carmichael, Q. Zhang, D. G. Streets, M. Deeter, D. P. Edwards, J. C. Gille, and J. R. Worden (2012), Satellite-based estimates of reduced CO and CO2 emissions due to traffic restrictions during the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Geophysical Research Letters, 39, doi:10.1029/2012gl052395.

Wu, Z., et al. (2012), Evaluation and improvements of two community models in simulating dry deposition velocities for peroxyacetyl nitrate (PAN) over a coniferous forest, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 117, doi:10.1029/2011jd016751.



Fast, J. D., W. I Gustafson Jr., E. G. Chapman, R. C. Easter, J. P. Rishel, R. A. Zaveri, G. A. Grell, and M. C. Barth, 2011: The Aerosol Modeling Testbed: A community tool to objectively evaluate aerosol process modules, Bull. Atmos. Meteor. Soc., 92, 343-360.

Geng, F., X. Tie, A. Guenther, G. Li, J. Cao, and P. Harley (2011), Effect of isoprene emissions from major forests on ozone formation in the city of Shanghai, China, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11(20), 10449-10459, doi:10.5194/acp-11-10449-2011.

Lee, S. H., et al. (2011), Modeling ozone plumes observed downwind of New York City over the North Atlantic Ocean during the ICARTT field campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11(14), 7375-7397, doi:10.5194/acp-11-7375-2011.

Lee-Taylor, J., S. Madronich, B. Aumont, A. Baker, M. Camredon, A. Hodzic, G. S. Tyndall, E. Apel, and R. A. Zaveri (2011), Explicit modeling of organic chemistry and secondary organic aerosol partitioning for Mexico City and its outflow plume, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11(24), 13219-13241, doi:10.5194/acp-11-13219-2011.

Li, G., N. Bei, X. Tie, and L. T. Molina (2011), Aerosol effects on the photochemistry in Mexico City during MCMA-2006/MILAGRO campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11(11), 5169-5182, doi:10.5194/acp-11-5169-2011.

Parrish, D. D., H. B. Singh, L. Molina, and S. Madronich (2011), Air quality progress in North American megacities: A review, Atmospheric Environment, 45(39), 7015-7025, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.09.039.

Pfister, G. G., J. Avise, C. Wiedinmyer, D. P. Edwards, L. K. Emmons, G. D. Diskin, J. Podolske, and A. Wisthaler (2011), CO source contribution analysis for California during ARCTAS-CARB, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11(15), 7515-7532, doi:10.5194/acp-11-7515-2011.

Pfister, G. G., D. D. Parrish, H. Worden, L. K. Emmons, D. P. Edwards, C. Wiedinmyer, G. S. Diskin, G. Huey, S. J. Oltmans, V. Thouret, A. Weinheimer, and A. Wisthaler, (2011) Characterizing summertime chemical boundary conditions for airmasses entering the US West Coast, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 1769-1790,

Shrivastava, M., J. Fast, R. Easter, W. I. Gustafson, Jr., R. A. Zaveri, J. L. Jimenez, P. Saide, and A. Hodzic (2011), Modeling organic aerosols in a megacity: comparison of simple and complex representations of the volatility basis set approach, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11(13), 6639-6662, doi:10.5194/acp-11-6639-2011.

Wu, Z., X. Wang, F. Chen, A. A. Turnipseed, A. B. Guenther, D. Niyogi, U. Charusombat, B. Xia, J. W. Munger, and K. Alapaty (2011), Evaluating the calculated dry deposition velocities of reactive nitrogen oxides and ozone from two community models over a temperate deciduous forest, Atmospheric Environment, 45(16), 2663-2674, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.02.063.

Ying, Z., X. Tie, S. Madronich, G. Li, and S. Massie (2011), Simulation of regional dust and its effect on photochemistry in the Mexico City area during MILAGRO experiment, Atmospheric Environment, 45(15), 2549-2558, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.02.018.



Apel, E. C., et al. (2010), Chemical evolution of volatile organic compounds in the outflow of the Mexico City Metropolitan area, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10(5), 2353-2375.

Cai, C., F. Geng, X. Tie, Q. Yu, and J. An (2010a), Characteristics and source apportionment of VOCs measured in Shanghai, China, Atmospheric Environment, 44(38), 5005-5014, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.07.059.

Cai, C.-J., F.-H. Geng, X.-X. Tie, Q. Yu, L. Peng, and G.-Q. Zhou (2010b), Characteristics of Ambient Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) Measured in Shanghai, China, Sensors, 10(8), 7843-7862, doi:10.3390/s100807843.

Tie, X., G. Brasseur, and Z. Ying (2010), Impact of model resolution on chemical ozone formation in Mexico City: application of the WRF-Chem model, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10(18), 8983-8995, doi:10.5194/acp-10-8983-2010.



Fast, J. D., Aiken, A. C., Allan, J., Alexander, L., Campos, T., Canagaratna, M. R., Chapman, E., DeCarlo, P. F., de Foy, B., Gaffney, J., de Gouw, J., Doran, J. C., Emmons, L., Hodzic, A., Herndon, S. C., Huey, G., Jayne, J. T., Jimenez, J. L., Kleinman, L., Kuster, W., Marley, N., Russell, L., Ochoa, C., Onasch, T. B., Pekour, M., Song, C., Ulbrich, I. M., Warneke, C., Welsh-Bon, D., Wiedinmyer, C., Worsnop, D. R., Yu, X.-Y., and Zaveri, R. Evaluating simulated primary anthropogenic and biomass burning organic aerosols during MILAGRO: implications for assessing treatments of secondary organic aerosols, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 6191-6215, 2009. PDF

Tie, X., F. Geng, L. Peng, W. Gao, and C. Zhao (2009a), Measurement and modeling of O-3 variability in Shanghai, China: Application of the WRF-Chem model, Atmospheric Environment, 43(28), 4289-4302, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2009.06.008.

Tie, X., S. Madronich, G. Li, Z. Ying, A. Weinheimer, E. Apel, and T. Campos (2009b), Simulation of Mexico City plumes during the MIRAGE-Mex field campaign using the WRF-Chem model, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 9(14), 4621-4638.

Wang, X., F. Chen, Z. Wu, M. Zhang, M. Tewari, A. Guenther, and C. Wiedinmyer (2009), Impacts of Weather Conditions Modified by Urban Expansion on Surface Ozone: Comparison between the Pearl River Delta and Yangtze River Delta Regions, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 26(5), 962-972, doi:10.1007/s00376-009-8001-2.

Ying, Z., X. Tie, and G. Li (2009), Sensitivity of ozone concentrations to diurnal variations of surface emissions in Mexico City: A WRF/Chem modeling study, Atmospheric Environment, 43(4), 851-859, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.10.044.



Jiang, X., C. Wiedinmyer, F. Chen, Z.-L. Yang, and J. C.-F. Lo (2008), Predicted impacts of climate and land use change on surface ozone in the Houston, Texas, area, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 113(D20), doi:10.1029/2008jd009820.



Geng, F., C. Zhao, X. Tang, G. Lu, and X. Tie (2007), Analysis of ozone and VOCs measured in Shanghai: A case study, Atmospheric Environment, 41(5), 989-1001, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2006.09.023.

Tie, X., S. Madronich, G. Li, Z. Ying, R. Zhang, A. R. Garcia, J. Lee-Taylor, and Y. Liu (2007), Characterizations of chemical oxidants in Mexico City: A regional chemical dynamical model (WRF-Chem) study, Atmospheric Environment, 41(9), 1989-2008, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2006.10.053.



Frost, G. J., et al. (2006), Effects of changing power plant NOx emissions on ozone in the eastern United States: Proof of concept, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 111(D12), doi:10.1029/2005jd006354.

Tie, X., G. Li, Z. Ying, A. Guenther, and S. Madronich, Biogenic emissions of VOCs and NO in China and comparison to anthropogenic emissions, Science of Total Environ., 371, 238-251, 2006. PDF

















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