Research Publications

Research Theme: Atmosphere

Johnston, A. N., Bruggeman, J. E., Aidan Beers, Beever, E. A., Christophersen, R. G., Ransom, J. I. 2019: Ecological consequences of anomalies in atmospheric moisture and snowpack. Ecology, 100(4): article UNSP e02638. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2638

Hu, L., Andrews, A. E., Thoning, K. W., Sweeney, C., Miller, J. B., Michalak, A. M., Dlugokencky, E., Tans, P. P., Shiga, Y. P., Mountain, M., Nehrkorn, T., Montzka, S. A., McKain, K., Kofler, J., Trudeau, M., Sylvia Englund Michel, Biraud, S. C., Fischer, M. L., Worthy, D. E. J., Bruce H. VaughnJames W. C. White, Yadav, V., Basu, S., van der Velde, I. R. 2019: Enhanced North American carbon uptake associated with El Niño. Science Advances, 5(6): eaaw0076. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aaw0076

Barkley, Z. R., Lauvaux, T., Davis, K. J., Deng, A., Alan FriedPetter WeibringDirk RichterJames Walega, DiGangi, J., Ehrman, S. H., Ren, X., Dickerson, R. R. 2019: Estimating methane emissions from underground coal and natural gas production in southwestern Pennsylvania. Geophysical Research Letters, 46(8): 4531-4540. DOI: 10.1029/2019GL082131

Peng, X., Zhang, T., Frauenfeld, O., Kang Wang, Sun, W., Luo, J. 2019: Evaluation and quantification of surface air temperature over Eurasia based on CMIP5 models. Climate Research, 77(2): 167-180. DOI: 10.3354/cr01549

Madsen, M. V., Steen-Larsen, H. C., Hoerhold, M., Box, J., Berben, S. M. P., Capron, E., Faber, A.-K., Hubbard, A., Jensen, M. F., Tyler Jones, Kipfstuhl, S., Koldtoft, I., Pillar, H. R., Bruce H. Vaughn, Vladimirova, D., Dahl-Jensen, D. 2019: Evidence of isotopic fractionation during vapor exchange between the atmosphere and the snow surface in Greenland. Journal of Geophysical Research—Atmospheres, 124(6): 2932-2945. DOI: 10.1029/2018JD029619

Nikki LovenduskiGordon Bonan, Yeager, S. G., Lindsay, K., Lombardozzi, D. L. 2019: High predictability of terrestrial carbon fluxes from an initialized decadal prediction system. Environmental Research Letters, 14(12): article 124074. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab5c55

Sarangi, C., Qian, Y., Karl Rittger, Bormann, K. J., Liu, Y., Wang, H., Wan, H., Lin, G., Painter, T. H. 2019: Impact of light-absorbing particles on snow albedo darkening and associated radiative forcing over high-mountain Asia: High-resolution WRF-Chem modeling and new satellite observations. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 19(10): 7105-7128. DOI: 10.5194/acp-19-7105-2019

Chen, X., Millet, D. B., Singh, H. B., Wisthaler, A., Apel, E. C., Atlas, E. L., Blake, D. R., Bourgeois, I., Brown, S. S., Crounse, J. D., de Gouw, J. A., Flocke, F. M., Alan Fried, Heikes, B. G., Hornbrook, R. S., Mikoviny, T., Min, K.-E., Mueller, M., Neuman, J. A., O'Sullivan, D. W., Peischl, J., Pfister, G. G., Dirk Richter, Roberts, J. M., Ryerson, T. B., Shertz, S. R., Thompson, C. R., Treadaway, V., Veres, P. R., James Walega, Warneke, C., Washenfelder, R. A., Petter Weibring, Yuan, B. 2019: On the sources and sinks of atmospheric VOCs: An integrated analysis of recent aircraft campaigns over North America. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 19(14): 9097-9123. DOI: 10.5194/acp-19-9097-2019

Toon, O. B., Bardeen, C. G., Robock, A., Xia, L., Kristensen, H., McKinzie, M., Peterson, R. J., Cheryl HarrisonNikki Lovenduski, Turco, R. P. 2019: Rapid expansion of nuclear arsenals by Pakistan and India portend regional and global catastrophe. Science Advances, 5(10): eeeay5478. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aay5478

Turnbull, J. C., Karion, A., Davis, K. J., Lauvaux, T., Miles, N. L., Richardson, S. J., Sweeney, C., McKain, K., Scott J. Lehman, Gurney, K. R., Patarasuk, R., Liang, J., Shepson, P. B., Heimburger, A., Harvey, R., Whetstone, J. 2019: Synthesis of urban CO2 emission estimates from multiple methods from the Indianapolis Flux Project (INFLUX). Environmental Science & Technology, 53(1): 287-295. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.8b05552

McPartland, M. Y., Kane, E. S., Falkowski, M. J., Kolka, R., Merritt Turetsky, Palik, B., Montgomery, R. A. 2019: The response of boreal peatland community composition and NDVI to hydrologic change, warming, and elevated carbon dioxide. Global Change Biology, 25(1): 93-107. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14465

Nisbet, E. G., Manning, M. R., Dlugokencky, E. J., Fisher, R. E., Lowry, D., Sylvia Englund Michel, Lund Myhre, C., Platt, S. M., Allen, G., Bousquet, P., Brownlow, R., Cain, M., France, J. L., Hermansen, O., Hossaini, R., Jones, A. E., Levin, I., Manning, A. C., Myhre, G., Pyle, J. A., Bruce H. Vaughn, Warwick, N. J., James W. C. White 2019: Very strong atmospheric methane growth in the 4 years 2014–2017: Implications for the Paris Agreement. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 33(3): 318-342. DOI: 10.1029/2018GB006009

Neumann, R. B., Moorberg, C. J., Lundquist, J. D., Turner, J. C., Waldrop, M. P., McFarland, J. W., Euskirchen, E. S., Edgar, C. W., Merritt Turetsky 2019: Warming effects of spring rainfall increase methane emissions from thawing permafrost. Geophysical Research Letters, 46(3): 1393-1401. DOI: 10.1029/2018GL081274

Kang Wang, Jafarov, E., Irina Overeem, Romanovsky, V., Schaefer, K., Gary Clow, Urban, F., Cable, W., Mark Piper, Schwalm, C., Zhang, T., Kholodov, A., Sousanes, P., Loso, M., Hill, K. 2018: A synthesis dataset of permafrost-affected soil thermal conditions for Alaska, USA. Earth System Science Data, 10: 2311-2328. DOI: 10.5194/essd-10-2311-2018

McKenzie, L. M., Blair, B., Hughes, J., Allshouse, W. B., Blake, N. J., Helmig, D., Milmoe, P., Halliday, H., Blake, D. R., Adgate, J. L. 2018: Ambient nonmethane hydrocarbon levels along Colorado's northern Front Range: Acute and chronic health risks. Environmental Science & Technology, 52(8): 4514-4525. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b05983

Graven, H., Fischer, M. L., Lueker, T., Jeong, S., Guilderson, T. P., Keeling, R. F., Bambha, R., Brophy, K., Callahan, W., Cui, X., Frankenberg, C., Gurney, K. R., LaFranchi, B. W., Scott J. Lehman, Michelsen, H., Miller, J. B., Newman, S., Paplawsky, W., Parazoo, N. C., Sloop, C., Walker, S. J. 2018: Assessing fossil fuel CO2 emissions in California using atmospheric observations and models. Environmental Research Letters, 13(6): article 065007. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aabd43

Sam Rossabi, Helmig, D. 2018: Changes in atmospheric butanes and pentanes and their isomeric ratios in the continental United States. Journal of Geophysical Research—Atmospheres, 123(7): 3772-3790. DOI: 10.1002/2017JD027709

Bien, T., Helmig, D. 2018: Changes in summertime ozone in Colorado during 2000–2015. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 6(1): 55. DOI: 10.1525/elementa.300

Simon, H., Valin, L. C., Baker, K. R., Henderson, B. H., Crawford, J. H., Pusede, S. E., Kelly, J. T., Foley, K. M., Owen, C. R., Cohen, R. C., Timin, B., Weinheimer, A. J., Possiel, N., Misenis, C., Diskin, G. S., Alan Fried 2018: Characterizing CO and NOy sources and relative ambient ratios in the Baltimore area using ambient measurements and source attribution modeling. Journal of Geophysical Research—Atmospheres, 123(6): 3304-3320. DOI: 10.1002/2017JD027688

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