Journal Articles, Books, Newspaper and Magzine Articles Published by the ABC Scientists

Journal Articles


​1.    Lal, S. and M. G. Lawrence, Elevated mixing ratios of surface ozone over the Arabian Sea, Geophys. Res. Lett., 28, 1487-1490, 2001.

2.    Lelieveld, J., P. J. Crutzen, V. Ramathan, M. O. Andreae, C. A. M. Brenninkmeijer, T. Campos, G. R. Cass, R. R. Dickerson, H. Fischer, J. A. de Gouw, A. Hansel, A. Jefferson, D. Kley, A. T. J. de Laat, S. Lal, M. G. Lawrence, J. M. Lobert, O. L. Mayol-Bracero, A. P. Mitra, T. Novakov, S. J. Oltmans, K. A. Prather, T. Reiner, H. Rodhe, H. A. Scheeren, D. Sikka and J. Williams, The Indian Ocean Experiment: Widespread Air Pollution from South and Southeast Asia, Science, 291, 1031-1036, 2001.

3.    Krishnan, R., and V. Ramanathan, 2002: Evidence of Surface Cooling from Absorbing aerosols, Geophys. Res. Lett., 29 (9), 1340- 1344.

4.    Lelieveld, J., H. Berresheim, S. Borrmann, P. J. Crutzen, F. J. Dentener, H. Fischer, J. Feichter, P. J. Flatau, J. Heland, R. Holzinger, R. Korrmann, M. G. Lawrence, Z. Levin, K. M. Markowicz, N. Mihalopoulos, A. Minikin, V. Ramanathan, M. de Reus, G. J. Roelofs, H. A. Scheeren, J. Sciare, H. Schlager, M. Schultz, P. Siegmund, B. Steil, E. G. Stephanou, P. Stier, M. Traub, C. Warneke, J. Williams, and H. Ziereis, Global air pollution crossroads over the Mediterranean, Science, 298, 794-799, 2002.

5.    Ramanathan, V., P. J. Crutzen, A. P. Mitra and D. Sikka, 2002: The Indian Ocean Experiment and the Asian Brown Cloud. Current Science, Vol. 83, No. 8, 947-955.


​6.     Chung, C. E. and V. Ramanathan, 2003: South Asian Haze Forcing: Remote Impacts with Implications to ENSO and AO. J. Climate, 16, 1791-1806.

7.     Lawrence, M. G., P. J. Rasch, R. von Kuhlmann, J. Williams, H. Fischer, M. de Reus, J. Lelieveld, P. J. Crutzen, M. Schultz, P. Stier, H. Huntrieser, J. Heland, A. Stohl, C. Forster, H. Elbern, H. Jakobs, and R. R. Dickerson, Global chemical weather forecasts for field campaign planning: predictions and observations of large-scale features during MINOS, CONTRACE, and INDOEX, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 267-289, 2003.

8.     Novakov, T., V. Ramanathan, J. E. Hansen, T. W. Kirchstetter, M. Sato, J.E. Sinton and J. A. Sathaye, 2003: Large Historical Changes of Fossil-Fuel Black Carbon Aerosols. Geophy. Res. Lett., Vol. 30, No. 6, 1324, doi:10.1029/2002GL016345, 57-1 to 57-4.

9.     Ramanathan, V. and M. V. Ramana, 2003: Atmospheric Brown Clouds: Long Range Transport and Climate Impacts. EM, December 2003, 28-33.

10.    Ramanathan, V. and P. J. Crutzen, 2003: New Directions: Atmospheric Brown "Clouds". Atmospheric Environment, 37, 4033-4035.

11.    Scheeren, H. A., J. Lelieveld, G. J. Roelofs, J. Williams, H. Fischer, M. de Reus, J. A. de Gouw, C. Warneke, R. Holzinger, H. Schlager, T. Klüpfel, M. Bolder, C. van der Veen, and M. Lawrence, The impact of monsoon outflow from India and Southeast Asia in the upper troposphere over the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 1589-1608, 2003.


​12.    Chung, E. S., B. J. Sohn, and V. Ramanathan, 2004: Moistening Processes in the Upper Troposphere by Deep Convection: A Case Study over the Tropical Indian Ocean. Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, Vol. 82, No. 3, 959-965.

13.     Chung, C. E. and V. Ramanathan, 2004: Aerosol Loading Over the Indian Ocean and Its Possible Impact on Regional Climate. Indian Journal of Marine Science, 33, 40-55.

14.     Girolamo, L. Di, T. C. Bond, D. Bramer, D. J. Diner, F. Fettinger, R. A. Kahn, J. V. Martonchik, M. V. Ramana, V. Ramanathan, and P. J. Rasch, 2004: Analysis of Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) Aerosol Optical Depths Over Greater India During Winter 2001-2004. Geophy. Res. Lett., Vol. 31, L23115, doi:10.1029/2004GL021273.

15.     Kunhikrishnan, T. and M. G. Lawrence, Sensitivity of NOx over the Indian Ocean to emissions from the surrounding continents: nonlinearities in atmsopheric chemistry responses, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, doi: 10.1029/2004GL020210, 2004.

16.     Kunhikrishnan, T., M. G. Lawrence, R. von Kuhlmann, A. Richter, A. Ladstätter-Weißenmayer, and J. P. Burrows, Analysis of tropospheric NOx over Asia using the Model of Atmospheric Transport and Chemistry (MAT1CH-MPIC) and GOME-satellite observations, Atmos. Environ., 38, 581-596, 2004.

17.     Kunhikrishnan, T., M. G. Lawrence, R. von Kuhlmann, A. Richter, A. Ladstätter-Weißenmayer, and J. P. Burrows, Semi-annual NO2 Plumes during the Monsoon Transition periods over Central Indian Ocean, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31(8), doi: 10.1029/2003GL019269, 2004.

18.     Ramana, M. V., V. Ramanathan, I. A. Podgorny, B. B. Pradhan, and B. Shrestha, 2004: The Direct Observations of Large Aerosol Radiative Forcing in the Himalayan Region. Geophy. Res. Lett., 31, L05111, doi:10.1029/2003GL018824.


​19.     Chung, C.E., V. Ramanathan, D. Kim, and I. A. Podgorny, 2005: Global anthropogenic aerosol direct forcing derived from satellite and ground-based observations. J. Geophys. Res., 110, D24207, doi:10.1029/2005JD006356.

20.     Nakajima, T., and S.-C. Yoon, eds., 2005: Implementation Plan for ABC Gosan Campaign: East Asian Regional Experiment 2005. Document supported by UNEP and WMO, published by Korean Meteorological Research Institute, 74pp.

21.     Ramanathan, V. and M. V. Ramana, 2005: Persistent, widespread, and strongly absorbing haze over the Himalayan foothills and the Indo-Ganges Plains, Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol. 162, 1609-1626.

22.     Ramanathan, V., C. Chung, D. Kim, T. Bettge, L. Buja, J. T. Kiehl, W. M. Washington, Q. Fu, D. R. Sikka, and M. Wild, 2005: Atmospheric Brown Clouds: Impacts on South Asian Climate and Hydrological Cycle. PNAS, Vol. 102, No. 15, 5326-5333.


​23.     Auffhammer, M., V. Ramanathan, and Jeffrey R. Vincent, 2006: Integrated model shows that atmospheric brown clouds and greenhouse gases have reduced rice harvests in India, PNAS, 10.1073/pnas.0609584104.

24.     Chung, Chul Eddy, and V. Ramanathan, 2006: Weakening of North Indian SST Gradients and the Monsoon Rainfall in India and the Sahel, Journal of Climate, May 15, 2006.

25.     Chylek, P., Dubey, M.K., Lohmann, U., Ramanathan, V., Kaufman, Y., Lesins, G., Hudson, J., Altmann, G., and S. Olsen, 2006: Aerosol Indirect effect over the Indian Ocean.  Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 33, L06806, doi:10.1029/2005GL025397,

26.     Corrigan C. E., V. Ramanathan, J. J. Schauer, 2006: Impact of monsoon transitions on the physical and optical properties of aerosols, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D18208, doi:10.1029/2005JD006370.

27.     Kunhikrishnan, T., M. G. Lawrence, R. von Kuhlmann, M. O. Wenig, A. Richter, and J. P. Burrows, Regional NOx emission strength for the Indian subcontinent and the impact of emissions from India and neighboring countries on regional O3 chemistry in light of seasonal meteorology, J. Geophys. Res.,111, D15301, 10.1029/2005JD006036, 2006.

28.     Ramana, M. V., and V. Ramanathan, 2006: Abrupt transition from natural to anthropogenic aerosol radiative forcing: Observations at the ABC-Maldives Climate Observatory, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D20207, doi:10.1029/2006JD007063.

29.    Ramanathan, V., 2006: Global Warming, Bulletin of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Spring 2006.


​30.    Adhikary, B., G.R. Carmichael, Y. Tang, L.R. Leung, Y. Qian, J.J. Schauer, E.A. Stone, V. Ramanathan, and M.V. Ramana (2007), Characterization of South Asian Aerosols during the ABC-Post Monsoon Experiment (ABC-APMEX):  A Regional-Scale Modeling Analysis, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D22S22, doi:10.1029/2006JD008143

31.    Corrigan, C.E., et al. (2007). Capturing vertical profiles of aerosols and black carbon over the Indian Ocean using autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 7, 11429-11463.

32.    Hadley, O., V. Ramanathan, G.R. Carmichael, Y. Tang, C.E. Corrigan, G.C. Roberts, and G.S. Mauger (2007), Trans-Pacific Transport of Black Carbon and Fine Aerosols (D < 2.5 mm) into North America, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D05309, doi:10.1029/2006JD007632, 2007.

33.    Lawrence, M. G., T. M. Butler, J. Steinkamp, B. R. Gurjar, and J. Lelieveld, Regional pollution potentials of megacities and other major population centers, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 3969-3987, 2007.

34.    Kim J., Jaehwa Lee, Hee Choon Lee, Akiko Higurashi, Toshihiko Takemura and Chul Han Song, Consistency of the aerosol type classification from satellite remote sensing during the Atmospheric Brown Cloud–East Asia Regional Experiment campaign, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 112, D22S33, doi:10.1029/2006JD008201, 2007

35.    Kim, J. H., Choi, K., Yum, S. S., Ship Measurements of the Submicron Aerosol Size Distributions Over the Yellow Sea and East China Sea in 2005, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2007, abstract #A11B-0383.

36.    Kim Sang-Woo, Soon-Chang Yoon, Jiyoung Kim, Seung-Yeon Kim, Seasonal and monthly variations of columnar aerosol optical properties over east Asia determined from multi-year MODIS, LIDAR, and AERONET Sun/sky radiometer measurements, Atmospheric Environment Volume 41, Issue 8, March 2007, Pages 1634–1651

37.    Kuwata M., Y. Kondo, Y. Miyazaki, Y. Komazaki, J. H. Kim, S. S. Yum, H. Tanimoto, H. Matsueda, Cloud condensation nuclei activity at Jeju Island, Korea in spring 2005, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions 7, 6 (2007) 15805-15851.

38.    Kwang-Joo Moon, Jin-Seok Han and Yoo-Duck Hong, Physical, Chemical and Optical Properties of Fine Aerosol as a Function of Relative Humidity at Gosan, Korea during ABC-EAREX 2005, Nucleation and Atmospheric Aerosols 2007, Part VIII, 999-1003, DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4020-6475-3_198.

39.    Lee M., Mijung Song, Kwang J. Moon, Jin S. Han, Gangwoong Lee, Kyung-Ryul Kim, Origins and chemical characteristics of fine aerosols during the northeastern Asia regional experiment (Atmospheric Brown Cloud–East Asia Regional Experiment 2005), JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 112, D22S29, doi:10.1029/2006JD008210, 2007.

40.    Min-Suk Bae, Chun-Sang Hong, Young J. Kim, Jin-Seok Han, Kwang-Ju Moon, Yutaka Kondo, Yuichi Komazaki, Yuzo Miyazaki, Intercomparison of two different thermal-optical elemental carbons and optical black carbon during ABC-EAREX2005 Original Research Article, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 41, Issue 13, April 2007, Pages 2791-2803, 2007.

41.    Nakajima, T., S.-C. Yoon, V. Ramanathan, G.-Y. Shi, T. Takemura, A. Higurashi, T. Takamura, K. Aoki, B.-J. Sohn, S.-W. Kim, H. Tsuruta1, N. Sugimoto, A. Shimizu, H. Tanimoto, Y. Sawa, N.-H. Lin, C.-T. Lee, D. Goto, and N. Schutgens, 2007: Overview of the Atmospheric Brown Cloud East Asian Regional Experiment 2005 and a study of the aerosol direct radiative forcing in east Asia, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D24S91, doi:10.1029/2007JD009009.

42.    Ramanathan V., et al. (2007). Warming trends in Asia amplified by brown cloud solar absorption. Nature, 448, 575-578 doi:10.1038/nature06019.

43.    Ramanathan, V., et al. (2007). Atmospheric Brown Clouds: Hemispherical and regional variations in long range transport, absorption, and radiative forcing. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D22S21, doi:10.1029/2006JD008124.

44.    Ramanathan, V., F. Li, M.V. Ramana, P.S. Siva, D. Kim, C.E. Corrigan, H. Nguyen, E.A. Stone, J.J. Schauer,G.R. Carmichael, B. Adhikary, S.C. Yoon, Atmospheric Brown Clouds:  Hemispherical and Regiona Variations in Long Range Transport, Absorption and Radiative Forcing, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D22S21, doi:10.1029/2006JD008124, 2007.

45.    Song, M., Lee, M., Kim, J., Yum, S., Choi, B., Han, J., Kim, K., New particle formation and its relation to meteorological and chemical characteristics at Gosan and Anmyeon-do, Korea, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2007, abstract #A13A-0879

46.    Sohn, B.-J., T. Nakajima, H.-W. Chun, and K. Aoki, 2007: More absorbing dust aerosol inferred from sky radiometer measurements at Anmyeon, Korea. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 85, 815-823.

47.    Stone, Elizabeth A.; et al. (2007). Understanding the origin of black carbon in the atmospheric brown cloud over the Indian Ocean . J.Geophy. Res.,112 (D22), DOI: 10.1029/2006JD008118 

48.    Takamura, T., N. Sugimoto, A. Shimizu, A. Uchiyama, A. Yamazaki, K. Aoki, T. Nakajima, B.J. Sohn, and H. Takenaka, 2007: Aerosol radiative characteristics at Gosan, Korea, during the Atmospheric Brown Cloud East Asian Regional Experiment 2005. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D22S36, doi:10.1029/2007JD008506.

49.    Tanimoto H. ,  H. Mukai ,  Y. Sawa ,  H. Matsueda ,  S. Yonemura ,  T. Wang ,  S. Poon ,  A. Wong ,  G. Lee ,  J. Y. Jung ,  K. R. Kim ,  M. H. Lee ,  N. H. Lin ,  J. L. Wang ,  C. F. Ou-Yang ,  C. F. Wu ,  H. Akimoto ,  P. Pochanart ,  K. Tsuboi ,  H. Doi ,  C. Zellweger and J. Klausen, 2007: Direct assessment of international consistency of standards for ground-level ozone: strategy and implementation toward metrological traceability network in Asia, Journal of Environmental Monitoring., 2007, 9, 1183-1193.

50.    Tanimoto H., Yousuke Sawa, Hidekazu Matsueda, Seiichiro Yonemura, Akira Wada, Hitoshi Mukai, Tao Wang, Steven Poon, Anson Wong, Gangwoong Lee, Jin-Young Jung, Kyung-Ryul Kim, Meehye Lee, Neng-Huei Lin, Jia-Lin Wang, Cheng-Feng Ou-Yang and Chuann-Fang Wu, Evaluation of standards and methods for continuous measurements of carbon monoxide at ground-based sites in Asia, Papers in Meteorology and Geophysics Vol. 58, 85-93, August 2007, doi:10.2467/mripapers.58.85.

51.    Tadahiro Hayasaka, Shinsuke Satake, Atsushi Shimizu, Nobuo Sugimoto, Ichiro Matsui, Kazuma Aoki, and Yoshitaka Muraji, Vertical distribution and optical properties of aerosols observed over Japan during the Atmospheric Brown Clouds–East Asia Regional Experiment 2005, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 112, D22S35, doi:10.1029/2006JD008086, 2007.

52.    Yum Seong Soo , Greg Roberts, Jong Hwan Kim, Keunyong Song, Dohyeong Kim, Submicron aerosol size distributions and cloud condensation nuclei concentrations measured at Gosan, Korea, during the Atmospheric Brown Clouds–East Asian Regional Experiment 2005, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 112, d22s32, 16 pp., 2007

53.    Yuzo Miyazaki, Yutaka Kondo, Sunghee Han, Makoto Koike, Daisuke Kodama, Yuichi Komazaki, Hiroshi Tanimoto and Hidekazu Matsueda, Chemical characteristics of water-soluble organic carbon in the Asian outflow, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 112, D22S30, doi:10.1029/2007JD009116, 2007

54.    Zhanqing Li, H. Chen, M. Cribb, R. Dickerson, B. Holben, C. Li, D. Lu, Y. Luo, H. Maring, G. Shi, S.-C. Tsay, P. Wang, Y. Wang, X. Xia, Y. Zheng, T. Yuan and F. Zhao, Preface to special section on East Asian Studies of Tropospheric Aerosols: An International Regional Experiment (EAST-AIRE), JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 112, D22S00, doi:10.1029/2007JD008853, 2007

55.     Wong H.L.A., T. Wang, A. Ding, D.R. Blake, J.C. Nam, 2007: Impact of Asian continental outflow on the concentrations of , CO, NMHCs and halocarbons on Jeju Island, South Korea during March 2005 Original Research Article, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 41, Issue 14, May 2007, Pages 2933-2944, 2007


​56.     Adhikary, B., S. Kulkarni, A. D’allura, Y. Tang, T. Chai,L. R. Leung,Y. Qian, C. E. Chung,V. Ramanathan, and G. R. Carmichael (2008), A regional scale chemical transport modeling of Asian aerosols with data assimilation of AOD observations using optimal interpolation technique, Atmos. Env., 42(37), 8600-8615

57.     Andreae M. O., Correlation between cloud condensation nuclei concentration and aerosol optical thickness in remote and polluted regions, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 543–556, 2009

58.     Bonasoni P., P. Laj F. Angelini, J. Arduini,U. Bonafè, F. Calzolari, P. Cristofanelli, S. Decesari, MC. Facchini, S. Fuzzi, GP. Gobbi, M. Maione, A. Marinoni, A. Petzold, F. Roccato, J.-C. Roger, K. Sellegri, M. Sprenger, H. Venzac, GP. Verza, P. Villani, and E. Vuillermoz (2008). The ABC-Pyramid Atmospheric Research Observatory in Himalaya for continuous aerosol and ozone measurements. Science of the Total Environment 391, 252 – 261.

59.     Butlera T.M., M.G. Lawrence, B.R. Gurjar, J. van Aardenne, M. Schultz and J. Lelieveld (2008). The representation of emissions from megacities in global emission inventories. Atmos. Environ, 42, 703-719.

60.     Choi In-Jin, Sang-Woo Kim, Jiyoung Kim, Soon-Chang Yoon, Man-Hae Kim, Nobuo Sugimoto, Yutaka Kondo, Yuzo Miyazaki, Kwang-Joo Moon, Jin-Seok Han, Characteristics of the transport and vertical structure of aerosols during ABC-EAREX2005, Atmospheric Environment Volume 42, Issue 36, November 2008, Pages 8513–8523

61.     Corrigan, C.E., et al. (2008). Capturing vertical profiles of aerosols and black carbon over the Indian Ocean using autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles. Atmos. Chem. & Phys., 8, 737-747.

62.     Gurjar, B. R., T. M. Butler, M. G. Lawrence, J. Lelieveld, Evaluation of emissions and air quality in megacities, Atmos. Env., 42, 1693-1606, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2007.10.048, 2008.

63.     Herve´ Venzac, Karine Sellegri, Paolo Laj, Paolo Villani, Paolo Bonasoni, Angela Marinoni, Paolo Cristofanelli, Francescopiero Calzolari, Sandro Fuzzi, Stefano Decesari, Maria-Cristina Facchini, Elisa Vuillermoz and Gian Pietro Verza (2008). High frequency new particle formation in the Himalayas. PNAS, 105(41), 15666-15671.

64.     Hicks W. Kevin, Johan C.I. Kuylenstierna, Anne Owen, Frank Dentener,Hans Martin Seip and Henning Rodhe (2008). Soil Sensitivity to Acidification in Asia: Status and Prospects. Ambio, 37(4), 295-303.

65.     Iguchi, T., T. Nakajima, A.P. Khain, K. Saito, T. Takemura, and K. Suzuki, 2008: Modeling the influence of aerosols on cloud microphysical properties in the east Asia region using a mesoscale model coupled with a bin-based cloud microphysics scheme. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D14215, doi:10.1029/2007JD009774, 2008.

66.     Kim Sang-Woo, Soon-Chang Yoon, Jiyoung Kim, Columnar Asian dust particle properties observed by sun/sky radiometers from 2000 to 2006 in Korea, Atmospheric Environment Volume 42, Issue 3, January 2008, Pages 492–504.

67.     Kim Jong Hwan, Seong Soo Yum, Young-Gon Lee, Byoung-Cheol Choi, Ship measurements of submicron aerosol size distributions over the Yellow Sea and the East China Sea, Atmospheric Research Volume 93, Issue 4, August 2009, Pages 700–714

68.     Kim Y. J., Y M Noh, C H Song, S C Yoon and J S Han, Asian Dust particles impacts on air quality and radiative forcing over Korea, Create an alert RSS this journal Y J Kim et al 2009 IOP Conf. Ser.: Earth Environ. Sci. 7 012005 doi:10.1088/1755-1307/7/1/012005

69.     Lee Young-Gon, Hwa-Woon Lee, Myoung-Soo Kim, Chee Young Choi, Jiyoung Kim, Characteristics of particle formation events in the coastal region of Korea in 2005, Atmospheric Environment Volume 42, Issue 16, May 2008, Pages 3729–3739

70.     Mukai, M., T. Nakajima, and T. Takemura, 2008: A study of anthropogenic impacts of the radiation budget and the cloud field in East Asia based on model simulations with GCM. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D12211, doi:10.1029/2007/JD009325, 2008.

71.     Nakajima, T., S.-C. Yoon, and V. Ramanathan, eds., 2008: Special Issue for Asian Aerosol Studies from the First Phase Regional Experiments of Atmospheric Brown Cloud (ABC) Project., J. Geophys. Res.

72.     Ramanathan V. and G. Carmichael (2008). Global and regional climate changes due to black carbon. Nature Geoscience, 1, 221-227.

73.     Ramanathan V. and Y. Feng (2008). On avoiding dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system: Formidable challenges ahead, PNAS, 105(38), 14245-14250.

74.     Roberts, G.C., et al. (2008). Simultaneous observations of aerosol– cloud–albedo interactions with three stacked unmanned aerial vehicles. PNAS, 105(21), 7370-7375.

75.     Spencer, M.T., et al. (2008). Size-resolved chemical composition of aerosol particles during a monsoonal transition period over the Indian Ocean. J. of Geophys. Res., 113, D16305, doi:10.1029/2007JD008657.

76.     Yoon Soon-Chang , Sang-Woo KIM, Man-Hae KIM, Atsushi SHIMIZU and Nobuo SUGIMOTO, Ground-Based Mie-Scattering Lidar Measurements of Aerosol Extinction Profiles during ABC-EAREX 2005: Comparisons of Instruments and Inversion Algorithms, Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan Vol. 86 ,2008: , No. 2 pp.377-396.


77.    Budhavant K.B., P. S. P. Rao, P. D. Safai, K. Ali, Chemistry of Monsoon and Post-Monsoon Rains at a High Altitude Location, Sinhagad, India, Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 9, 2009, 65 - 79

​78.    Butler, T. M., and M. G. Lawrence, The influence of megacities on global atmospheric chemistry: a modelling study, Env. Chem., 6, 219–225, doi:10.1071/EN08110, 2009.

79.     Carmichael, G.R., B. Adhikary, S. Kulkarni, A. D’Allura, Y. Tang, D. Streets, Q. Zhang, T.C. Bond, V. Ramanathan, A. Jamroensan, P. Marrapu (2009), Asian Aerosols:  Current and Year 2030 distributions and implications to human health and regional climate change, Env Sci. Tech., 43, 5811 -5817

80.    Gustafsson Örjan, Martin Kruså, Zdenek Zencak, Rebecca J. Sheesley, Lennart Granat, Erik Engström, P. S. Praveen, P. S. P. Rao, Caroline Leck, and Henning Rodhe (2009). Brown Clouds over South Asia: Biomass or Fossil Fuel Combustion? SCIENCE, 323 (23) JANUARY 2009

81.     Mukai, M., and T. Nakajima, 2009: Potentiality of aerosols in changing the precipitation field in Asia. SOLA, 5, 97-100, doi:10.2151/sola.2009-025.

82.     Lee Sihye, Young Sung Ghim, Sang-Woo Kim, Soon-Chang Yoon, Seasonal characteristics of chemically apportioned aerosol optical properties at Seoul and Gosan, Korea, Atmospheric Environment Volume 43, Issue 6, February 2009, Pages 1320–1328

83.     Ramanathan V., Y. Feng (2009). Air pollution, greenhouse gases and climate change: Global and regional perspectives. Atmospheric Environment.

84.     Sahu L. K., Y. Kondo, Y. Miyazaki, M. Kuwata, M. Koike, N. Takegawa, H. Tanimoto, H. Matsueda, S. C. Yoon, and Y. J. Kim, Anthropogenic aerosols observed in Asian continental outflow at Jeju Island, Korea, in spring 2005, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 114, D03301, doi:10.1029/2008JD010306, 2009

85.     Stith, J.L. V. Ramanathan, W.A. Cooper, G.R. Carmichael, et al., An overview of aircraft observations from the Pacific Dust Experiment campaign, J Geophys. Res., 114, D05207, 2009.

86.     Takamura, T., H. Takenaka, Y. Cui, T.Y. Nakajima, A. Higurashi, S. Fukuda, N. Kikuchi, T. Nakajima, I. Sato, and R.T. Pinker, 2009: Aerosol and cloud validation system based on SKYNET observations: Estimation of shortwave radiation budget using ADEOS-II/GLI data. J. Remote Sens. Japan, 29, 40-53.

87.     Tanimoto, H., K. Sato, Y. Kanaya, S. Kato, T. Okuda, S. Tanaka, J. Zeng, T. M. Butler, M. G. Lawrence, Exploring CO pollution episodes observed at Rishiri Island by chemical weather simulations and AIRS satellite measurements: Long-range transport of burning plumes and implications for emissions inventory, Tellus, 61B, 394-407, doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0889.2008.00407.x, 2009.


​88.    Wang Sheng-Hsiang, Neng-Huei Lin, Chang-Feng OuYang, Jia-Lin Wang, James R. Campbell, Chi-Ming Peng, Chung-Te Lee, Guey-Rong Sheu, Si-Chee Tsay, Impact of Asian dust and continental pollutants on cloud chemistry observed in northern Taiwan during the experimental period of ABC/EAREX 2005, JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 115, D00K24, 14 PP., 2010 doi:10.1029/2009JD013692

89.     Adhikary, B., Carmichael, G. R., Kulkarni, S., Wei, C., Tang, Y., D’Allura, A., Mena-Carrasco, M., Streets, D. G., Zhang, Q., Pierce4, R. B., Al-Saadi, J. A., Emmons, L. K., Pfister, G. G., Avery, M. A., Barrick, J. D., Blake, D. R., Brune, W. H., Cohen, R. C., Dibb, J. E., Fried, A., Heikes, B. G., Huey, L. G., O’Sullivan, D. W., Sachse, G.W., Shetter, R. E., Singh, H. B., Campos, T. L., Cantrell, C. A., Flocke, F. M., Dunlea, E. J., Jimenez, J. L., Weinheimer, A. J., Crounse, J. D., Wennberg, P. O., Schauer, J. J., Stone, E. A., Jaffe, D. A., and Reidmiller, D. R.: A regional scale modeling analysis of aerosol and trace gas distributions over the eastern Pacific during the INTEX-B field campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 2091–2115,2010

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126.      Jung, J., Y. J. Kim, K. Y. Lee, K. Kawamura, M. Hu, and Y. Kondo, The effects of accumulated refractory particles and the peak inert mode temperature on semi-continuous organic carbon and elemental carbon measurements during the CAREBeijing 2006 campaign, Atmos. Environ., 45, 7192-7200, 2011.

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