Publications of 2019

. Particulate matter and health effects in offices-A review
Authors: Ioannis Nezis, George Biskos, Konstantinos Eleftheriadis, Olga-Ioanna Kalantzi
Published: Building and Environment
. Particle number size distribution statistics at City-Centre Urban Background, urban background, and remote stations in Greece during summer
Authors: S Vratolis, MI Gini, S Bezantakos, I Stavroulas, N Kalivitis, E Kostenidou, E Louvaris, D Siakavaras, G Biskos, N Mihalopoulos, SN Pandis, C Pilinis, A Papayannis, K Eleftheriadis
Published: Atmospheric Environment

. Heavy metals inhalation exposure analysis from particulate matter emitted from dry and wet recycling processes of waste electrical and electronic equipment
Authors: Michael Lasithiotakis, Christodoulos Psanis, Eleni Triantafyllou, Panagiota Nikolaou, George Kouvarakis, Nikolaos Michalopoulos, Panagiotis Sinioros, George Biskos
Published: Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy
. Summertime particulate matter and its composition in Greece
Authors: MA Tsiflikiotou, E Kostenidou, DK Papanastasiou, D Patoulias, P Zarmpas, D Paraskevopoulou, E Diapouli, C Kaltsonoudis, K Florou, A Bougiatioti, I Stavroulas, C Theodosi, G Kouvarakis, V Vasilatou, D Siakavaras, G Biskos, C Pilinis, K Eleftheriadis, E Gerasopoulos, N Mihalopoulos, SN Pandis
Published: Atmospheric Environment
. A new optical-based technique for real-time measurements of mineral dust concentration in PM10 using a virtual impactor
Authors: Drinovec, L., Sciare, J., Stavroulas, I., Bezantakos, S., Pikridas, M., Unga, F., Savvides, C., Bojana, V., Maja, R, Grisa, M.
Published: Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discussion
. A “super-ensemble” of CORDEX regional climate projections for the Mediterranean
Authors: Zittis G., Hadjinicolaou P., Klangidou M., Proestos Y., Lelieveld J.
Published: Proceedings of the XXXIIème Colloque Internationale de l’Association International de Climatologie, Thessaloniki, Greece
. Six-year source apportionment of submicron organic aerosols from near-continuous measurements at SIRTA (Paris area, France)
Authors: Zhang, Y., Favez, O., Petit, J.-E., Canonaco, F., Truong, F., Bonnaire, N., Crenn, V., Amodeo, T., Prévôt, A. S. H., Sciare, J., Gros, V., and Albinet, A.
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 14755–14776
. Empirical evidence of a positive climate forcing of aerosols at elevated albedo
Authors: Yoon, J., D.Y. Chang, J. Lelieveld, A. Pozzer, J. Kim and S.S. Yum
Published: Res. 229, 269-279
. Effects of atmospheric processing on the oxidative potential of biomass burning organic aerosols
Authors: Wong, J. P., Tsagkaraki, M., Tsiodra, I., Mihalopoulos, N., Violaki, K., Kanakidou, M., J. Sciare, and Weber, R. J.
Published: Environmental science & technology, 53(12), 6747-6756, 2019
. Atmospheric Evolution of Molecular Weight Separated Brown Carbon from Biomass Burning
Authors: Wong, J. P. S., M. Tsagaraki, I. Tsiodra, N. Mihalopoulos, K. Violaki, M. Kanakidou, J. Sciare, A. Nenes, and R. J. Weber
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 7319–7334
. Source apportionment of organic pollutants in fine and coarse atmospheric particles in Doha, Qatar
Authors: Wasim Javed, Minas Iakovides, Rajyalakshmi Garaga, Euripides G. Stephanou, Sri Harsha Kota, Qi Ying, Jack M. Wolfson, Petros Koutrakis, Bing Guo
Published: Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, In Press, 2019
. Concentrations of aliphatic and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in ambient PM2.5 and PM10 particulates in Doha, Qatar
Authors: Wasim Javed, Minas Iakovides, Euripides G. Stephanou, Jack M. Wolfson, Petros Koutrakis & Bing Guo
Published: Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 69 (2), 2019
. A multi-platform hydrometeorological analysis of the flash flood event of 15 November 2017 in Attica, Greece
Authors: Varlas, G., Anagnostou, M.N., Spyrou, C., Papadopoulos, A., Kalogiros, J., Mentzafou, A, Michaelides, S., Baltas, E., Karymbalis, E., Katsafados, P.
Published: Remote Sensing, 11(1), 45
. Composition and variability of gaseous organic pollution in the port megacity of Istanbul: source attribution, emission ratios, and inventory evaluation
Authors: Thera, B. T. P., Dominutti, P., Öztürk, F., Salameh, T., Sauvage, S., Afif, C., Çetin, B., Gaimoz, C., Keleş, M., Evan, S., and Borbon, A.
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 15131–15156
. Global modeling of fungal spores with the EMAC chemistry-climate model: uncertainties in emission parametrizations and observations
Authors: Tanarhte, M., S. Bacer, S. Burrows, J.A. Huffman, K.M. Pierce, A. Pozzer, R. Sarda-Estève, N.J. Savage and J. Lelieveld
Published: Chem. Phys. Discuss.
. Future global meteorological drought hotspots: a study based on CORDEX data
Authors: Spinoni J., Barbosa P., Bucchignani E., Cassano J., Cavazos T., Christensen J.H., Christensen O.B., Coppola E., Evans J., Geyer B., Giorgi F., Hadjinicolaou P., Jacob D., Katzfey J., Koenigk T., Laprise R., Lennard C.H., Kurnaz M.L. Li D., Llopart M., McCormick N., Naumann G., Nikulin G., Ozturk T., Panitz H.-J. Porfirio da Rocha R., Rockel B., Solman S.A. Syktus J., Tangang F., Teichmann C., Vautard R., Vogt J.V., Winger K., Zittis G., Dosio A.
Published: Journal of climate
. Workplace Exposure to Nanoparticles during Thermal Spraying of Ceramic Coatings
Authors: Salmatonidis, C. Ribalta, V. Sanfélix, S. Bezantakos, G. Biskos, A. Vulpoi, S. Simion, E. Monfort, and M. Viana
Published: Annals of Work Exposures and Health, 63, 91-106
. Particle Number Size Distribution Statistics at Urban, Urban Background, and Remote Stations in Greece During Summer
Authors: S. Vratolisa, M. Gini, S. Bezantakos, I. Stavroulas, N. Kalivitis, E. Kostenidou, E. Louvaris, D. Siakavaras, G. Biskos, N. Mihalopoulos, S.N. Pandis, C. Pilinis, A. Papayannis, K. Eleftheriadis
Published: Atmospheric Environment, 213, 711-726
. On-flight intercomparison of three miniature aerosol absorption sensors using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
Authors: Pikridas, M., Bezantakos, S., Močnik, G., Keleshis, C., Brechtel, F., Stavroulas, I., Demetriades, G., Antoniou, P., Vouterakos, P., Argyrides, M., Liakakou, E., Drinovec, L., Marinou, E., Amiridis, V., Vrekoussis, M., Mihalopoulos, N., and Sciare, J.
Published: Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 6425–6447
. Shipborne measurements of total OH reactivity around the Arabian Peninsula and its role in ozone chemistry
Authors: Pfannerstill, E.Y, N. Wang, A. Edtbauer, E. Bourtsoukidis, J.N. Crowley, D. Dienhart, P.G. Eger, L. Ernle, H. Fischer, B. Hottmann, J.-D. Paris, C. Stönner, I. Tadic, D. Walter, J. Lelieveld and J. Williams
Published: Chem. Phys. Discuss
. Full-azimuthal imaging-DOAS observations of NO2 during CINDI
Authors: Peters, E., Ostendorf, M., Bösch, T., Seyler, A., Schönhardt, A., Schreier, S., Wittrock, F., Richter, A., Vrekoussis, M., Burrows, JP
Published: Chem.Tech.12, 4171–4190
. Toxicity of High-purity Silver Nanoparticles on the Aquatic Plant Lemna Minor
Authors: P. Minogiannis, M. Valenti, V. Kati, O.-I. Kalantzi, and G. Biskos
Published: Journal of Aerosol Science, 128, 17-21, (2019)
. Polyunsaturated fatty acid status at birth, childhood growth, and cardiometabolic risk: a pooled analysis of the MEFAB and RHEA cohorts
Authors: Nikos Stratakis, Marij Gielen, Katerina Margetaki, Renate H. M. de Groot, Maria Apostolaki, Georgia Chalkiadaki, Marina Vafeiadi, Vasiliki Leventakou, Marianna Karachaliou, Roger W. Godschalk, Manolis Kogevinas, Euripides G. Stephanou, Maurice P. Zeegers & Leda Chatzi
Published: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 73, pp.566–576, 2019
. Particulate matter and health effects in offices
Authors: Nezis, G. Biskos, K. Eleftheriadisd, and O.-I. Kalantzi
Published: A review, Building and Environment, 156, 62-73, 2019
. Study of the occurrence of airborne Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons associated with respirable particles in two coastal cities at Eastern Mediterranean: Levels, source apportionment, and potential risk for human health
Authors: Minas Iakovides, Euripides G.Stephanou, Maria Apostolaki, Marios Hadjicharalambous, John S.Evans, Petros Koutrakis, Souzana Achilleos
Published: Atmospheric Environment 213, pp. 170-184, 2019
. Earth surveillance and space-based monitoring of the environment: integrated approaches
Authors: Michaelides, S., Kontoes, C.
Published: Advances in Geosciences, 47, 17-19
. Effect of Vertical Air Motion on Disdrometer Derived Z-R Coefficients
Authors: Michaelides, S. Lane, J., Kasparis, T.
Published: Atmosphere, 10(2), 77
. Retrieval of ice nucleating particle concentrations from lidar observations: Comparison with airborne in-situ measurements from UAVs
Authors: Marinou, E., Tesche, M., Nenes, A., Ansmann, A., Schrod, J., Mamali, D., Tsekeri, A., Pikridas, M., Baars, H., Engelmann, R., Voudouri, K.-A., Solomos, S., Sciare, J., Groβ, S., and Amiridis, V.
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 11315–11342
. Summertime surface PM1 aerosol composition and size by source region at the Lampedusa island in the central Mediterranean Sea
Authors: Mallet, M. D., D’Anna, B., Même, A., Bove, M. C., Cassola, F., Pace, G., Desboeufs, K., Di Biagio, C., Doussin, J.-F., Maille, M., Massabò, D., Sciare, J., Zapf, P., di Sarra, A. G., and Formenti, P.
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 11123–11142
. Modelling the aerosol chemical composition of the tropopause over the Tibetan Plateau during the Asian summer monsoon
Authors: Ma, J., C. Brühl, Q. He, B. Steil, V.A. Karydis, K. Klingmüller, H. Tost, B. Chen, Y. Jin, N. Liu, X. Xu, P. Yan, X. Zhou, K. Abdelrahman, A. Pozzer and J. Lelieveld
Published: Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.
. Summertime particulate matter and its composition in Greece
Authors: M.A.Tsiflikiotoua, E.Kostenidou, D.K. Papanastasiou, D.Patoulias, P. Zarmpas, D. Paraskevopoulou, E. Diapouli, C. Kaltsonoudis K. Florou, A. Bougiatioti, I.Stavroulas, C. Theodosi, G.Kouvarakis, V. Vasilatoue, D. Siakavaras, G. Biskos, C. Pilinis, K. Eleftheriadis, and S.N.Pandis
Published: Atmospheric Environment, 213, 597-607
. Heavy Metals Inhalation Exposure Analysis from Particulate Matter Emitted from Dry and Wet Recycling Processes of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment
Authors: M. Lasithiotakis, C. Psanis, E. Triantafyllou, P. Nikolaou, G. Kouvarakis, N. Michalopoulos, P. Sinioros, and G. Biskos
Published: Environ Prog Sustainable Energy. 2019; e13265
. Nanoparticle Production by Spark Ablation – The Principle, Configurations and Basic Steps Towards Application
Authors: M. Boeije, G. Biskos, B. van der Maesen, T.V. Pfeiffer, A. van Vugt, B. Zijlstra, A. Schmidt-Ott
Published: Spark Ablation: Building Blocks for Nanotechnology
. Accelerating Atmospheric Chemical Kinetics for Climate Simulations
Authors: M. Alvanos and T. Christoudias
Published: IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
. Long-term variability, source apportionment and spectral properties of black carbon at an urban background site in Athens, Greece
Authors: Liakakou, E., I. Stavroulas, D. G Kaskaoutis, G. Grivas, D. Paraskevopoulou, U. C Dumka, M. Tsagkaraki, A. Bougiatioti, K. Oikonomou, J. Sciare, E. Gerasopoulos, N. Mihalopoulos
Published: Atmospheric Environment, p. 117137, 2019
. Effects of fossil fuel and total anthropogenic emission removal on public health and climate
Authors: Lelieveld, J., K. Klingmüller, A. Pozzer, R.T. Burnett, A. Haines and V. Ramanathan
Published: Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 116, 7192-7197, 2019
. Cardiovascular disease burden from ambient air pollution in Europe reassessed using novel hazard ratio functions
Authors: Lelieveld, J, K. Klingmüller, A. Pozzer, U. Pöschl, M. Fnais, A. Daiber and T. Münzel
Published: Heart J. 40, 1590-1596
. Evaluation of EU air quality standards through modeling and the FAIRMODE benchmarking methodology
Authors: Kushta, J., Georgiou, G.K., Proestos, Y. et al.
Published: Air Qual Atmos Health (2019) 12: 73
. Direct radiative effect of dust-pollution interactions
Authors: Klingmüller, K., J. Lelieveld, V. Karydis and G. Stenchikov
Published: Chem. Phys. 19, 7397-7408
. Estimation of the Emissions by Transport in two Port Cities of the Northeastern Mediterranean
Authors: K.M. Fameli, A.M. Kotrikla, C. Psanis, G. Biskos, and A. Polydoropoulou
Published: Greece, Environmental Pollution
. Costs and benefits of agricultural ammonia emission abatement options for compliance with European air quality regulations
Authors: Giannakis, E., J. Kushta, G.K. Georgiou, A. Bruggeman and J. Lelieveld
Published: Sci. Eur. 31, 93
. Exploring the economy-wide effects of agriculture on air quality and health: Evidence from Europe
Authors: Giannakis, E., J. Kushta, D. Giannadaki, G.K. Georgiou, A. Bruggeman, J. Lelieveld
Published: Total Environ. 663, 889-900
. The second ACTRIS inter-comparison for Aerosol Chemical Speciation Monitors (ACSM): Calibration protocols and instrument performance evaluations
Authors: Fresney, E., Y. Zhang, P. Croteau, T. Amodeo, … J. Sciare
Published: Aerosol Science and Technology, 53:7, 830-842, 2019
. Predictions of diffusion rates of organic molecules in secondary organic aerosols using the Stokes-Einstein and fractional Stokes-Einstein relations
Authors: Evoy, E., A. Maclean, G. Rovelli, Y. Li, A. Tsimpidi, V. Karydis, S. Kamal, J. Lelieveld, M. Shiraiwa, J. Reid and A. Bertram
Published: Chem. Phys. Discuss
. Using longitudinal surveillance data to analyse the environmental dependence of vector populations: the case of sand flies
Authors: Erguler, K., I. Pontiki , G. Zittis , Y. Proestos, V. Christodoulou , N. Tsirigotakis, M. Antoniou , O.E. Kasap, B. Alten and J. Lelieveld
Published: Rep. 9, 2469
. Shipborne measurements of ClNO2 in the Mediterranean Sea and around the Arabian Peninsula during summer
Authors: Eger, P. G., Friedrich, N., Schuladen, J., Shenolikar, J., Fischer, H., Tadic, I., Harder, H., Martinez, M., Rohloff, R., Tauer, S., Drewnick, F., Fachinger, F., Brooks, J., Darbyshire, E., Sciare, J., Pikridas, M., Lelieveld, J., and Crowley, J. N.
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 12121–12140
. Different land surface schemes in the WRF modelled climate over the MENA region – Part I: spread and sensitivity, Theoretical and Applied Climatology
Authors: Constantinidou K., Hadjinicolaou P., Zittis G., Lelieveld J.
Published: Atmosphere 10(1):26, January 2019
. Natural emissions moderate the climate forcing of anthropogenic aerosols
Authors: Chen, Y., Y. Cheng, N. Ma, C. Wei, L. Ran, R. Wolke, J. Größ, Q. Wang, A. Pozzer, H.A.C. Denier van der Gon, G. Spindler, J. Lelieveld, I. Tegen, H. Su and A. Wiedensohler
. Aerosol–cloud closure study on cloud optical properties using remotely piloted aircraft measurements during a BACCHUS field campaign in Cyprus
Authors: Calmer, R., Roberts, G. C., Sanchez, K. J., Sciare, J., Sellegri, K., Picard, D., Vrekoussis, M., and Pikridas, M.
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 13989–14007
. Non Methane Hydrocarbon (C2-C8) sources and sinks around the Arabian Peninsula
Authors: Bourtsoukidis, E., L. Ernle, J. Crowley, J. Lelieveld, J.-D. Paris, A. Pozzer, D. Walter and J. Williams
Published: Chem. Phys. 19, 7209-7232
. Large-scale particulate air pollution and chemical fingerprint of volcanic sulfate aerosols from the 2014-15 Holuhraun flood lava eruption of Bárðarbunga volcano (Iceland)
Authors: Boichu, M., Favez, O., Riffault, V., Brogniez, C., Sciare, J., Chiapello, I., Clarisse, L., Zhang, S., Pujol-Söhne, N., Tison, E., Delbarre, H., and Goloub, P.
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 14253–14287
. Source Apportionment of fine PM by combining high time resolution organic and inorganic chemical composition datasets in a background location of the Po Valley
Authors: Belis C.A., M. Pikridas, F. Lucarelli, E. Petralia, F. Cavalli, G. Calzolai, M. Berico, J. Sciare
Published: Atmospheric Environment
. Detection of Outflow of Formaldehyde and Glyoxal from the African continent to the Atlantic Ocean with a MAX-DOAS Instrument
Authors: Behrens, L. K., Hilboll, A., Richter, A., Peters, E., Alvarado, L. M. A., Kalisz Hedegaard, A. B., Wittrock, F., Burrows, J. P., and Vrekoussis, M.
Published: Chem.Phys., 19, 10257–10278, 2019
. Ice-nucleating particle versus ice crystal number concentration in altocumulus and cirrus embedded in Saharan dust: A closure study
Authors: Ansmann, A., Mamouri, R.-E., Bühl, J., Seifert, P., Engelmann, R., Hofer, J., Nisantzi, A., Atkinson, J. D., Kanji, Z. A., Sierau, B., Vrekoussis, M., and Sciare, J.
Published: Chem. Phys., 19, 15087–15115
. Evaluation of a regional climate model for the Eastern Nile basin: Terrestrial and atmospheric water balance
Authors: Abdelwares, M., J. Lelieveld, P. Hadjinicolaou, G. Zittis, A. Wagdy and M. Haggag
Published: Atmosphere 10, 736