Publications of 2017

. The effect of radiation parameterization schemes on surface temperature in regional climate simulations over the MENA-CORDEX domain
Authors: Zittis, G. and Hadjinicolaou, P.
Published: Int. J. Climatol., 37:3847–3862
. High-resolution simulations of recent past extreme precipitation events over Cyprus. In: Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences
Authors: Zittis G., Hadjinicolaou P., Bruggeman A., Camera C., Lelieveld J.
Published: Springer Atmospheric Sciences, ISBN: 978-3-319-35095-0
. Observed rainfall trends and precipitation uncertainty in the vicinity of the Mediterranean, Middle East and North Africa
Authors: Zittis G.
Published: Theoretical and Applied Climatology. (online first)
. The effect of radiation parameterization schemes on surface temperature in regional climate simulations over the MENA-CORDEX domain
Authors: Zittis, G. and Hadjinicolaou, P.
Published: Int. J. Climatol., 37:3847–3862
. Field characterization of the PM2.5 Aerosol Chemical Speciation Monitor: insights into the composition, sources and processes of fine particles in Eastern China
Authors: Zhang, Y., Tang, L., Croteau, P. L., Favez, O., Sun, Y., Canagaratna, M. R., Wang, Z., Couvidat, F., Albinet, A., Zhang, H., Sciare, J., Prévôt, A. S. H., Jayne, J. T., and Worsnop, D. R.
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 14501-14517
. Enhanced trans-Himalaya pollution transport to the Tibetan Plateau by cut-off low systems
Authors: Zhang, R., Yuhang Wang, Qiusheng He, Laiguo Chen, Yuzhong Zhang, Hang Qu, Charles Smeltzer, Jianfeng Li, Leonardo M. A. Alvarado, Mihalis Vrekoussis, Andreas Richter, Folkard Wittrock, and John P. Burrows
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 3083-3095,, 2017
. Neonatal Nav1.5 protein expression in normal adult human tissues and breast cancer
Authors: Yamaci RF, Fraser SP, Battaloglu E, Kaya H, Erguler K, Foster CS, Djamgoz MBA.
Published: Pathology-Research and Practice Journal, Vol: 213 Issue: 8 Pages: 900-907
. A fast integrated mobility spectrometer for rapid measurement of sub-micrometer aerosol size distribution, Part II: Experimental characterization
Authors: Wang, J., Pikridas, M., Pinterich, T., Spielman, S. R., Tsang, T., McMahon, A., and S., Smith
Published: J. Aerosol Sci. 113, 119-129,2017
. A fast integrated mobility spectrometer for rapid measurement of sub-micrometer aerosol size distribution, Part I: design and model evaluation
Authors: Wang, J., Pikridas, M., Spielman, S. R., and T., Pinterich
Published: J. Aerosol Sci. 108, 44-55,2017
. Hot Carrier Generation and Extraction of Plasmonic Alloy Nanoparticles
Authors: Valenti, M., A. Venugopal, D. Tordera, M. P. Jonsson, G. Biskos, A. Schmidt-Ott, and W. A. Smith
Published: ACS Photonics, 4, 1146-1152, (2017)
. Comparative Forecasts of a Local Area Model (WRF) in Summer for Cyprus. In: Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences
Authors: Tymvios, F., Charalambous, D., Lelieveld, J., Michaelides, S.
Published: Karacostas,T. (Ed.), pp.151-157
. First results of the Piton de la Fournaise STRAP 2015 experiment: multidisciplinary tracking of a volcanic gas and aerosol plume
Authors: Tulet, P., Di Muro, A., Colomb, A., Denjean, C., Duflot, V., Arellano, S., Foucart, B., Brioude, J., Sellegri, K., Peltier, A., Aiuppa, A., Barthe, C., Bhugwant, C., Bielli, S., Boissier, P., Boudoire, G., Bourrianne, T., Brunet, C., Burnet, F., Cammas, J.-P., Gabarrot, F., Galle, B., Giudice, G., Guadagno, C., Jeamblu, F., Kowalski, P., Leclair de Bellevue, J., Marquestaut, N., Mékies, D., Metzger, J.-M., Pianezze, J., Portafaix, T., Sciare, J., Tournigand, A., and Villeneuve, N.
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 5355-5378
. Global-scale combustion sources of organic aerosols: Sensitivity to formation and removal mechanisms
Authors: Tsimpidi, A., V. Karydis, S. Pandis and J. Lelieveld
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 7345-7364
. Aerosol Vertical Profiling Utilizing the Synergy of Lidar, Sunphotometry and In-Situ Measurements in the Framework of the ACTRIS-2 Campaign in Athens
Authors: Tsekeri, A., Amiridis, V., Lopatin, A., Marinou, E., Pikridas, M., Sciare, J., Kokkalis, P.
Published: Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences (pp. 891-897). Springer International Publishing
. A Tunable High-pass Filter for Simple and Inexpensive Size-segregation of sub-10-nm Nanoparticles
Authors: Surawski, N. C., S. Bezantakos, K. Barmpounis, M. C. Dallaston, A. Schmidt-Ott, and G. Biskos
Published: Scientific Reports, 7, 45678, (2017)
. Global atmospheric secondary organic particle phase state distribution
Authors: Shiraiwa, M., Y. Li, A.P. Tsimpidi, V.A. Karydis, T. Berkemeier, S.N. Pandis, J. Lelieveld, T. Koop and U. Pöschl
Published: Nature Comm., 8:15002
. WRF-Chem simulated surface ozone over South Asia during the pre-monsoon: Effects of emission inventories and chemical mechanisms
Authors: Sharma, A., N. Ojha, A. Pozzer, K.A. Mar, G. Beig, J. Lelieveld and S.S. Gunthe
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 14393-14413
. Ice nucleating particles over the Eastern Mediterranean measured by unmanned aircraft systems
Authors: Schrod, J., Weber, D., Drücke, J., Keleshis, C., Pikridas, M., Ebert, M., Cvetković, B., Nickovic, S., Marinou, E., Baars, H., Ansmann, A., Vrekoussis, M., Mihalopoulos, N., Sciare, J., Curtius, J., and H. G. Bingemer
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 4817-4835, 2017
. Downscaling CHIRPS precipitation data: an artificial neural network modelling approach
Authors: Retalis, A., Tymvios, F., Katsanos D., Michaelides S.
Published: International Journal of Remote Sensing, 38:13, 3943-3959
. Particulate Matter Pollution from Aviation-related Activity at a Small Airport of the Aegean Sea Insular Region
Authors: Psanis, C., E. Triantafyllou, M. Giamarelou, M. Manousakas, K. Eleftheriadis, and G. Biskos
Published: Science of the Total Environment, 596-597, 187-193
. Impact of agricultural emissions on fine particulate matter and public health
Authors: Pozzer, A., A. Tsimpidi, V. Karydis, A. de Meij and J. Lelieveld
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 12813-12826
. Characterising an intense PM pollution episode in March 2015 in France from multi-site approach and near real time data: Climatology, variabilities, geographical origins and model evaluation
Authors: Petit, J.-E., T. Amodeo, F. Meleux, B. Bessagnet, L. Menut, D. Grenier, Y. Pellan, A. Ockler, B. Rocq, V. Gros, J. Sciare, O. Favez.
Published: Atmospheric Environment, 155, 68-84, 2017
. Secondary ozone peaks in the troposphere over the Himalayas
Authors: Ojha, N., A. Pozzer, D. Akritidis and J. Lelieveld
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 6743-6757
. Organic carbon at a remote site of the western Mediterranean Basin: composition, sources and chemistry during the ChArMEx SOP2 field experiment
Authors: Michoud, V., J. Sciare, S. Sauvage, S. Dusanter, T. Léonardis, V. Gros, C. Kalogridis, N. Zannoni, A. Féron, J.-E. Petit, V. Crenn, D. Baisnée, R. Sarda-Estève, N. Bonnaire, N. Marchand, H. Langley DeWitt, J. Pey, A. Colomb, F. Gheusi, S. Szidat, I. Stavroulas, A. Borbon, and N. Locoge
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 8837-8865, 2017
. Reviews and perspectives of high impact atmospheric processes in the Mediterranean
Authors: Michaelides, S., Theodore Karacostas, Jose Luis Sánchez, Adrianos Retalis, Ioannis Pytharoulis, Víctor Homar, Romualdo Romero, Prodromos Zanis, Christos Giannakopoulos, Johannes Bühl, Albert Ansmann, Andrés Merino, Pablo Melcón, Konstantinos Lagouvardos, Vassiliki Kotroni, Adriana Bruggeman, Juan Ignacio López-Moreno, Claude Berthet, Eleni Katragkou, Filippos Tymvios, Diofantos G Hadjimitsis, Rodanthi-Elisavet Mamouri, Argyro Nisantzi
Published: Atmospheric Research
. Monitoring and Forecasting Air Pollution Levels by Exploiting Satellite, Ground-Based, and Synoptic Data, Elaborated with Regression Models
Authors: Michaelides, S, Paronis, D., Retalis, A., Tymvios, F.
Published: Advances in Meteorology, vol. 2017, Article ID 2954010, 17 pages, 2017
. Long-term Observations of the Background Aerosol at Cabauw, the Netherlands
Authors: Mamali, D., J. Mikkilä, B. Henzing, M. Ehn, T. Petäjä, H. Russchenberg, and G. Biskos
Published: Science of the Total Environment
. Two Years of Air Pollution Measurements at Athens Center: Variability and Role of Wood Burning
Authors: Liakakou, E; Gerasopoulos, Lianou, M, Fourtziou, L , Psiloglou, B , Sciare, J , Mihalopoulos, N.
Published: Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences (pp. 1099-1104). Springer International Publishing
. Chemists can help to solve the air pollution health crisis
Authors: Lelieveld, J. and U. Pöschl
Published: Nature 551, 291-293
. Study of extreme wet and dry periods in Cyprus using climatic indices
Authors: Katsanos, D., Retalis, A., Tymvios, F., Michaelides, S.
Published: Atmos. Res
. Global impact of mineral dust on cloud droplet number concentration
Authors: Karydis, V., A. Tsimpidi, S. Bacer, A. Pozzer, A. Nenes and J. Lelieveld
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 5601-5621
. New particle formation in the southern Aegean Sea during the Etesians: importance for CCN production and cloud droplet number
Authors: Kalkavouras, P., E. Bossioli, S. Bezantakos, A. Bougiatioti, N. Kalivitis, I. Stavroulas, G. Kouvarakis, A. P. Protonotariou, A. Dandou, G. Biskos, N. Mihalopoulos , A. Nenes, and M. Tombrou
Published: Amospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17, 175-192
. Exploration of 12-km ERA-Interim simulations from CORDEX over the Levant
Authors: Hadjinicolaou P., Zittis G., Lelieveld J.
Published: Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences, Springer Atmospheric Sciences, ISBN: 978-3-319-35095-0
. The Impact of Fine Particulate Outdoor Air Pollution to Premature Mortality
Authors: Giannadaki, D., Lelieveld, J., Pozzer, A
Published: Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences, Springer Atmospheric Sciences, ISBN: 978-3-319-35095-0
. Multi-tracer approach to characterize domestic wood burning in Athens (Greece) during wintertime
Authors: Fourtziou, L., E. Liakakou, I. Stavroulas, C. Theodosi, P. Zarmpas, B. Psiloglou, J. Sciare, T. Maggos, K. Bairachtari, A. Bougiatioti, E. Gerasopoulos, R. Sarda-Estève, N. Bonnaire, N. Mihalopoulos
Published: Atmospheric Environment, 148, 89-101
. The contribution of wood burning and other pollution sources to wintertime organic aerosol levels in two Greek cities
Authors: Florou, K., Papanastasiou, D. K., Pikridas, M., Kaltsonoudis, C., Louvaris, E., Gkatzelis, G. I., Patoulias, D., Mihalopoulos, N., and S. N., Pandis
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 3145-3163, 2017
. A large-scale stochastic spatiotemporal model for Aedes albopictus-borne chikungunya epidemiology
Authors: Erguler K, Chandra NL, Proestos Y, Lelieveld J, Christophides GK, Parham PE.
Published: PLoS ONE 12(3): e0174293
. The filter loading effect by ambient aerosols in filter absorption photometers depends on the mixing state of the sampled particles
Authors: Drinovec, L., A. Gregorič, P. Zotter, R. Wolf, E. A. Bruns, A. S. Prévôt, J.-E. Petit, O. Favez, J. Sciare, I. J. Arnold, R. K. Chakrabarty, H. Moosmüller, A. Filep, and G. Močnik
Published: Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 1–16
. Involvement of oxidative stress and calcium signaling in airborne particulate matter-induced damages in human pulmonary artery endothelial cells
Authors: Deweirdt, J., Quignard, J. F., Crobeddu, B., Baeza-Squiban, A., Sciare, J., Courtois, A., & Marthan, R.
Published: Toxicology in Vitro
. Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in photochemically aged air from the eastern and western Mediterranean
Authors: Derstroff, B., Hüser, I., Bourtsoukidis, E., Crowley, J. N., Fischer, H., Gromov, S., Harder, H., Janssen, R. H. H., Kesselmeier, J., Lelieveld, J., Mallik, C., Martinez, M., Novelli, A., Parchatka, U., Phillips, G. J., Sander, R., Sauvage, C., Schuladen, J., Stönner, C., Tomsche, L., and Williams, J.
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 9547-9566
. Origin and variability in volatile organic compounds observed at an Eastern Mediterranean background site (Cyprus)
Authors: Debevec, C., Sauvage, S., Gros, V., Sciare, J., Pikridas, M., Stavroulas, I., Salameh, T., Leonardis, T., Gaudion, V., Depelchin, L., Fronval, I., Sarda-Esteve, R., Baisnée, D., Bonsang, B., Savvides, C., Vrekoussis, M., and Locoge, N.
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 11355-11388
. Investigation of the Aegean Sea Atmospheric Boundary Layer during Etesians with various Parameterization Schemes
Authors: Dandou, A., M. Tombrou, J. Kalogiros, E. Bossioli, G. Biskos, N. Mihalopoulos, and H. Coe
Published: Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 1-27
. Optical, physical and chemical properties of aerosols transported to a coastal site in the Western Mediterranean: Focus on primary marine aerosols
Authors: Claeys, M., G. Roberts, M. Mallet, J. Arndt, K. Sellegri, J. Sciare, J. Wenger, and B. Sauvage
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 7891-7915
. Modelling organic aerosol concentrations and properties during ChArMEx summer campaigns of 2012 and 2013 in the western Mediterranean region
Authors: Chrit, M., K. Sartelet, J. Sciare, P. Jorge, N. Marchand, F. Couvidat, K. Sellegri, and M. Beeckmann
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 12509-12531
. Aerosol physicochemical effects on CCN activation simulated with the chemistry-climate model EMAC
Authors: Chang, D.Y., J. Lelieveld, H. Tost, B. Steil, A. Pozzer and J. Yoo
Published: Atmos. Environ. 162, 127-140
. Performance Evaluation of the Cost-effective and Lightweight Alphasense Optical Particle Counter for use Onboard Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Authors: Bezantakos, S., F. Schmidt-Ott, and G. Biskos
Published: Aerosol Science and Technology
. Enhancing the Detection Efficiency of Condensation Particle Counters for Sub-2 nm Particles
Authors: Barmpounis, A. Ranjithkumar, A. Schmidt-Ott, M. Attoui, and G. Biskos.
Published: Journal of Aerosol Science
. Mapping monthly rainfall erosivity in Europe
Authors: Ballabio, C., Borrelli, P., Spinoni, J., Meusburger, K., Michaelides, S., Beguería, S., Klik, A., Petan, S., Janeček, M., Olsen, P., Aalto, J., Lakatos, M., Rymszewicz, A., Dumitrescu, A., Tadić, M.P., Diodato, N., Kostalova, J., Rousseva, S., Banasik, K., Alewell, C., Panagos, P.
Published: Sci. Total Environ. 579, 1298–1315
. Sources and mixing state of summertime background aerosol in the north-western Mediterranean basin
Authors: Arndt, J., J. Sciare, M. Mallet, G. C. Roberts, N. Marchand, K. Sartelet, K. Sellegri, F. Dulac, R. M. Healy, and J. C. Wenger
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 6975-7001
. MEDINA: MECCA Development in Accelerators–KPP Fortran to CUDA source-to-source Pre-processor
Authors: Alvanos, M., T Christoudias
Published: Journal of Open Research Software 5 (1)
. GPU-accelerated atmospheric chemical kinetics in the ECHAM/MESSy (EMAC) Earth system model (version 2.52)
Authors: Alvanos, M., T Christoudias
Published: Geoscientific Model Development 10 (10), 3679, 2017
. A high resolution satellite view of surface solar radiation over the climatically sensitive region of Eastern Mediterranean
Authors: Alexandri G., Georgoulias A.K., Meleti C., Balis D., Kourtidis K.A., Sanchez-Lorenzo A., Trentmann J., Zanis P.
Published: Atmospheric Research Journal, 188, 107-121
. Customized framework of the WRF model for regional climate simulation over the eastern Nile Basin
Authors: Abdelwares, M.S., M. Haggag, A. Wagdy and J. Lelieveld
Published: Theor. Appl. Clim.
. Chemical aging of atmospheric mineral dust during transatlantic transport
Authors: Abdelkader, M., S. Metzger, B. Steil, K. Klingmüller, H. Tost, A. Pozzer, G. Stenchikov, L. Barrie and J. Lelieveld
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 3799–3821