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More than 200 peer-review publications published over the last 8 years (59 in 2016); 45% in top 10 highly cited journals. The Complete list of publications of the Atmosphere and Climate division is available here

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1. Bacer, S., S.C. Sullivan, V.A. Karydis, D. Barahona, M. Krämer, A. Nenes, H. Tost, A.P. Tsimpidi, J. Lelieveld and A. Pozzer. Implementation of a comprehensive ice crystal formation parameterization for cirrus and mixed-phase clouds into the EMAC model (based on MESSy 2.53). Geosci. Model Dev. 11, 4021-4041.

2. Barmpounis K., Ranjithkumar A., Schmidt-Ott A., Attoui M., and Biskos G. Enhancing the Detection Efficiency of Condensation Particle Counters for Sub-2 nm Particles. Journal of Aerosol Science.

3. Cholakian, A., Beekmann, M., Colette, A., Coll, I., Siour, G., Sciare, J., Marchand, N., Couvidat, F., Pey, J., Gros, V., Sauvage, S., Michoud, V., Sellegri, K., Colomb, A., Sartelet, K., Langley DeWitt, H., Elser, M., Prévot, A. S. H., Szidat, S., and Dulac, F. Simulation of fine organic aerosols in the western Mediterranean area during the ChArMEx 2013 summer campaign. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 7287-7312.

4. Chrit, M., Sartelet, K., Sciare, J., Pey, J., Nicolas, J. B., Marchand , N., Freney, E., Sellegri, K., Beekmann, M., and Dulac, F. Aerosol sources in the western Mediterranean during summertime: a model-based approach. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 9631-9659.

5. De Meij A., Zittis G., Christoudias T. On the uncertainties introduced by land-cover data in very high-resolution WRF simulations. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics (first online).

6. de Vries, A.J., H.G. Ouwersloot, S.B. Feldstein, M. Riemer, A.M. El Kenawy, M.F. McCabe and J. Lelieveld. Identification of tropical-extratropical interactions and extreme precipitation events in the Middle East based on potential vorticity and moisture transport. J. Geophys. Res. 123, 861-881. DOI: 10.1002/2017JD027587.

7. Debevec, C., Sauvage, S., Gros, V., Sellegri, K., Sciare, J., Pikridas, M., Stavroulas, I., Leonardis, T., Gaudion, V., Depelchin, L, Fronval, I., Sarda-Esteve, R., Baisnée, D., Bonsang, B., Savvides, C., Vrekoussis, M., Locoge, N. Driving parameters of biogenic volatile organic compounds and consequences on new particle formation observed at an Eastern Mediterranean background site (Cyprus). Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 14297-14325.

8. Erguler K. sPop: Age-structured discrete-time population dynamics model in C, Python, and R [version 2; referees: 2 approved]. F1000Research.

9. Forrest, M., H. Tost, J. Lelieveld and T. Hickler. Towards an advanced atmospheric chemistry-enabled ESM with dynamic land surface processes: Part I - Linking LPJ-GUESS (v4.0) with EMAC modelling system (v2.53). Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss.,

10. Georgiou, G.K., T. Christoudias, Y. Proestos, J Kushta, P. Hadjinicolaou and J. Lelieveld. Air quality modelling in the summer over the Eastern Mediterranean using WRF/Chem: Chemistry and aerosol mechanisms intercomparison. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 18, 1555-1571. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2017.09.011.

11. Georgoulias, A., A. Tsikerdekis, V. Amiridis, E. Marinou, A. Benedetti, P. Zanis, G. Alexandri, K. Kourtidis and J. Lelieveld. A 3-D evaluation of the MACC reanalysis dust product over Europe, Northern Africa and Middle East using CALIOP/CALIPSO dust satellite observations. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 18, 8601-8620. DOI: 10.5194/acp-18-8601-2018.

12. Giannadaki D., E.Giannakis, A. Pozzer and J.Lelieveld. Estimating health and economic benefits of reductions in air pollution from agriculture. Science of the Total Environment, 622, 1304-1316. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.12.064

13. Ivanov, S., Michaelides, S., Ruban, I. Mesoscale Resolution Radar Data Assimilation Experiments with the Harmonie Model. Remote Sens. 10(9), 1453. DOI: 10.3390/rs10091453.

14. Javed Wasim, Iakovides Minas, Stephanou Euripides G., Wolfson Jack M., Koutrakis Petros & Guo Bing. Concentrations of aliphatic and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in ambient PM2.5 and PM10 particulates in Doha, Qatar. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, DOI: 10.1080/10962247.2018.1520754.

15. Jun-Ichi, Y., Ziemiánski, M., Cullen, M., Termonia, P., Onvlee, J., Bengtsson, L., Carrassi, A., Davy, R., Deluca, A., Gray, S.L., Homar, V., Köhler, M., Krichak, S., Michaelides, S., Phillips, V.T.J., Soares, P.M.M., Wyszogrodzki, A.A. Scientific challenges of convective–scale numerical weather prediction. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 99(4), 699-710, DOI: 10.1175/bams-d-17-0125.1.

16. Klingmüller, K., J. Lelieveld, V. Karydis and G. Stenchikov. Direct radiative effect of dust-pollution interactions. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.

17. Klingmüller, K., S. Metzger, M. Abdelkader, V.A. Karydis, G.L. Stenchikov, A. Pozzer and J. Lelieveld. Revised mineral dust emissions in the atmospheric chemistry-climate model EMAC (based on MESSy 2.52). Geosci. Model Dev. 11, 989-1008. DOI: 10.5194/gmd-11-989-2018.

18. Koukoula M., E. Nikolopoulos, J. Kushta, N. Bartsotas, G. Kallos, E. Anagnostou. A Numerical Sensitivity Analysis of Soil Moisture Feedback on Convective Precipitation. Journal of Hydrometeorology,

19. Kushta, J., A. Pozzer and J. Lelieveld. Uncertainties in estimates of mortality attributable to ambient PM2.5 in Europe. Environmental Research Letters.

20. Kushta, J., G. K. Georgiou, Y. Proestos, T. Christoudias, P. Thunis, C. Savvides, C. Papadopoulos, J. Lelieveld. Evaluation of EU air quality standards through modeling and the FAIRMODE benchmarking methodology. Air Quality Atmosphere & Health.

21. Kushta, J., G.K. Georgiou, Y. Proestos, T. Christoudias and J. Lelieveld. A modelling study of the atmospheric composition over Cyprus. Atmos. Pollut. Res. 9, 257-269. DOI: 10.1016/j.apr.2017.09.007.

22. Lelieveld, J., A. Haines and A. Pozzer. Age-dependent health risk from ambient air pollution: a modelling and data analysis of childhood mortality in middle-income and low-income countries. Lancet Planet. Health 2, e292-300. DOI: 10.1016/S2542-5196(18)30147-5.

23. Lelieveld, J., E. Bourtsoukidis, C. Brühl, H. Fischer, H. Fuchs, H. Harder, A. Hofzumahaus, F. Holland, A. Pozzer, H. Schlager, J. Williams, A. Zahn and H. Ziereis. The South Asian monsoon – pollution pump and purifier. Science 361, 270-273. DOI: 10.1126/science.aar2501.

24. Li, J., Zhang, M., Tang, G., Wu, F., Alvarado, L., Vrekoussis, M., Richter, A,. Burrows, J. Investigating missing sources of glyoxal over China using a regional air quality model (RAMS-CMAQ). [in press] Journal of Environmental Science,

25. Meusel, H., A. Tamm, U. Kuhn, D. Wu, A. L. Leifke, S. Fiedler, N. Ruckteschler, P. Yordanova, N. Lang-Yona, J. Lelieveld, T. Hoffmann, U. Pöschl, H. Su, B. Weber and Y. Cheng. Emission of nitrous acid from soil and biological soil crusts represents a dominant source of HONO in the remote atmosphere in Cyprus. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 18, 799-813. DOI: 10.5194/acp-18-799-2018.

26. Michaelides, S., Karacostas, T. High impact atmospheric processes in the Mediterranean. Atmospheric Research, 208, 1-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2018.01.010.

27. Monteiro A, Durka P, Flandorfer C, Georgieva E, Guerreiro C, Kushta J, Malherbe L, Maiheu B, Miranda A, Santos G, Stocker J, Trimpeneers E, Tognet F, Stortini M, Wesseling J, Janssen S, Thunis P. Strengths and weaknesses of the FAIRMODE benchmarking methodology for the evaluation of air quality models. Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health 1-11. DOI: 10.1007/s11869-018-0554-8.

28. Nikolaou, Z. M., Chen, J.-Y., Proestos, Y., Lelieveld, J., and Sander, R. Accelerating simulations using REDCHEM_v0.0 for atmospheric chemistry mechanism reduction. Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 3391-3407,

29. Pandolfi, M., Alados-Arboledas, L., Alastuey, A., Andrade, M., Angelov, C., Artiñano, B., Backman, J., Baltensperger, U., Bonasoni, P., Bukowiecki, N., Collaud Coen, M., Conil, S., Coz, E., Crenn, V., Dudoitis, V., Ealo, M., Eleftheriadis, K., Favez, O., Fetfatzis, P., Fiebig, M., Flentje, H., Ginot, P., Gysel, M., Henzing, B., Hoffer, A., Holubova Smejkalova, A., Kalapov, I., Kalivitis, N., Kouvarakis, G., Kristensson, A., Kulmala, M., Lihavainen, H., Lunder, C., Luoma, K., Lyamani, H., Marinoni, A., Mihalopoulos, N., Moerman, M., Nicolas, J., O'Dowd, C., Petäjä, T., Petit, J.-E., Pichon, J. M., Prokopciuk, N., Putaud, J.-P., Rodríguez, S., Sciare, J., Sellegri, K., Swietlicki, E., Titos, G., Tuch, T., Tunved, P., Ulevicius, V., Vaishya, A., Vana, M., Virkkula, A., Vratolis, S., Weingartner, E., Wiedensohler, A., and Laj, P. A European aerosol phenomenology – 6: scattering properties of atmospheric aerosol particles from 28 ACTRIS sites. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 7877-7911,

30. Pikridas, M., Vrekoussis, M., Sciare, J., Mihalopoulos, N, Kleanthous, S., and Savvidis, C. Spatial and temporal (short and long-term) variability of submicron, fine and sub-10 μm particulate matter (PM1, PM2.5, PM10) in Cyprus. Atmos. Environ., 191:79–93, 2018. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2018.07.048.

31. Retalis Adrianos, A., Katsanos, D., Tymvios, F. Michaelides, S. Validation of the First Years of GPM Operation over Cyprus. Remote Sens. 2018, 10(10), 1520. DOI: 10.3390/rs10101520.

32. Ricaud, P., R. Zbinden, V. Catoire, V. Brocchi, F. Dulac, E. Hamonou, J. Canonici, L. El Amraoui, S. Massart, B. Piguet, U. Dayan, P. Nabat, J. Sciare, M. Ramonet, M. Delmotte, A. di Sarra, D. Sferlazzo, T. di Iorio, S. Piacentino, P. Cristofanelli, N. Mihalopoulos, G. Kouvarakis, M. Pikridas, C. Savvides, R. Mamouri, A. Nisantzi, D. Hadjimitsis, J. Attié, H. Ferré, Y. Kangah, N. Jaidan, J. Guth, P. Jacquet, S. Chevrier, C. Robert, A. Bourdon, J. Bourdinot, J. Etienne, G. Krysztofiak, and P. Theron. The GLAM Airborne Campaign across the Mediterranean Basin. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 99, 361–380, 

33. Stratakis, N. et al. (incl. E. Stephanou). PUFA status at birth and allergy-related phenotypes in childhood: a pooled analysis of the Maastricht Essential Fatty Acid Birth (MEFAB) and RHEA birth cohorts. British Journal of Nutrition 119(2), pp. 202-210, doi:10.1017/S0007114517003348.

34. Tanarhte, M., S. Bacer, S.M. Burrows, J.A. Huffman, K.M. Pierce, A. Pozzer, R. Sarda-Esteve, N.J. Savage and J. Lelieveld. Global modeling of primary biological particle concentrations with the EMAC chemistry-climate model. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.,

35. Tsarpalis, K., Papadopoulos, A., Mihalopoulos, N., Spyrou, C., Michaelides, S., Katsafados, P. The Implementation of a Mineral Dust Wet Deposition Scheme in the GOCART-AFWA Module of the WRF Model. Remote Sens. 2018, 10(10), 1595. DOI: 10.3390/rs10101595.

36. Tsimpidi A., Karydis V., Pozzer A., Pandis S., Lelieveld J. ORACLE 2-D (v2.0): an efficient module to compute the volatility and oxygen content of organic aerosol with a global chemistry-climate model. Geoscientific Model Development Vol11, 8 Pages: 3369-3389 DOI: 10.5194/gmd-11-3369-2018.

37. Tymvios, F., D. Charalambous, S. Michaelides and J. Lelieveld. Intercomparison of boundary layer parameterizations for summer conditions in the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus using the WRF - ARW model. Atmos. Res. Volume: 208 Special Issue: SI Pages: 45-59, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2017.09.011.

38. Wang, Y., Puķīte, J., Wagner, T., Donner, S., Beirle, S., Hilboll, A., Vrekoussis, M., Richter, A., Apituley, A., Piters, A., Allaart, M., Eskes, H., Frumau, A., Van Roozendael, M., Lampel, J., Platt, U., Schmitt, S., Swart, D., Vonk, J. Vertical profiles of tropospheric ozone from MAX-DOAS measurements during the CINDI-2 campaign - Part 1: development of a new retrieval algorithm. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 123.

39. Zittis, G., A. Bruggeman, P. Hadjinicolaou, C. Camera and J. Lelieveld. Effects of meteorology nudging in regional hydro-climatic simulations of the eastern Mediterranean. Atmosphere 9, 470. DOI:10.3390/atmos9120470. 



1. Abdelkader, M., S. Metzger, B. Steil, K. Klingmüller, H. Tost, A. Pozzer, G. Stenchikov, L. Barrie and J. Lelieveld. Chemical aging of atmospheric mineral dust during transatlantic transport. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 3799–3821.

2. Abdelwares, M.S., M. Haggag, A. Wagdy and J. Lelieveld. Customized framework of the WRF model for regional climate simulation over the eastern Nile Basin. Theor. Appl. Clim.,

3. Alexandri G., Georgoulias A.K., Meleti C., Balis D., Kourtidis K.A., Sanchez-Lorenzo A., Trentmann J., Zanis P. A high resolution satellite view of surface solar radiation over the climatically sensitive region of Eastern Mediterranean. Atmospheric Research Journal, 188, 107-121.

4. Alvanos, M., T Christoudias. GPU-accelerated atmospheric chemical kinetics in the ECHAM/MESSy (EMAC) Earth system model (version 2.52). Geoscientific Model Development 10 (10), 3679, 2017.

5. Alvanos, M., T Christoudias. MEDINA: MECCA Development in Accelerators–KPP Fortran to CUDA source-to-source Pre-processor. Journal of Open Research Software 5 (1).

6. Arndt, J., J. Sciare, M. Mallet, G. C. Roberts, N. Marchand, K. Sartelet, K. Sellegri, F. Dulac, R. M. Healy, and J. C. Wenger. Sources and mixing state of summertime background aerosol in the north-western Mediterranean basin. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 6975-7001.

7. 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. Mapping monthly rainfall erosivity in Europe. Sci. Total Environ. 579, 1298–1315.

8. Barmpounis, A. Ranjithkumar, A. Schmidt-Ott, M. Attoui, and G. Biskos. Enhancing the Detection Efficiency of Condensation Particle Counters for Sub-2 nm Particles. Journal of Aerosol Science.

9. Bezantakos, S., F. Schmidt-Ott, and G. Biskos. Performance Evaluation of the Cost-effective and Lightweight Alphasense Optical Particle Counter for use Onboard Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Aerosol Science and Technology.

10. Chang, D.Y., J. Lelieveld, H. Tost, B. Steil, A. Pozzer and J. Yoo. Aerosol physicochemical effects on CCN activation simulated with the chemistry-climate model EMAC. Atmos. Environ. 162, 127-140.

11. Chrit, M., K. Sartelet, J. Sciare, P. Jorge, N. Marchand, F. Couvidat, K. Sellegri, and M. Beeckmann. Modelling organic aerosol concentrations and properties during ChArMEx summer campaigns of 2012 and 2013 in the western Mediterranean region. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 12509-12531.

12. Claeys, M., G. Roberts, M. Mallet, J. Arndt, K. Sellegri, J. Sciare, J. Wenger, and B. Sauvage. Optical, physical and chemical properties of aerosols transported to a coastal site in the Western Mediterranean: Focus on primary marine aerosols. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 7891-7915.

13. Dandou, A., M. Tombrou, J. Kalogiros, E. Bossioli, G. Biskos, N. Mihalopoulos, and H. Coe. Investigation of the Aegean Sea Atmospheric Boundary Layer during Etesians with various Parameterization Schemes. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 1-27.

14. 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. Origin and variability in volatile organic compounds observed at an Eastern Mediterranean background site (Cyprus). Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 11355-11388,

15. 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. Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in photochemically aged air from the eastern and western Mediterranean. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 9547-9566,

16. Deweirdt, J., Quignard, J. F., Crobeddu, B., Baeza-Squiban, A., Sciare, J., Courtois, A., & Marthan, R. Involvement of oxidative stress and calcium signaling in airborne particulate matter-induced damages in human pulmonary artery endothelial cells. Toxicology in Vitro. DOI: 10.1016/j.tiv.2017.07.001.

17. 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. The filter loading effect by ambient aerosols in filter absorption photometers depends on the mixing state of the sampled particles. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 1–16.

18. Erguler K, Chandra NL, Proestos Y, Lelieveld J, Christophides GK, Parham PE. A large-scale stochastic spatiotemporal model for Aedes albopictus-borne chikungunya epidemiology. PLoS ONE 12(3): e0174293.

19. Florou, K., Papanastasiou, D. K., Pikridas, M., Kaltsonoudis, C., Louvaris, E., Gkatzelis, G. I., Patoulias, D., Mihalopoulos, N., and S. N., Pandis. The contribution of wood burning and other pollution sources to wintertime organic aerosol levels in two Greek cities. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 3145-3163, 2017, DOI

20. 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. Multi-tracer approach to characterize domestic wood burning in Athens (Greece) during wintertime. Atmospheric Environment, 148, 89-101.

21. Giannadaki, D., Lelieveld, J., Pozzer, A. The Impact of Fine Particulate Outdoor Air Pollution to Premature Mortality. In: Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences, Springer Atmospheric Sciences, ISBN: 978-3-319-35095-0. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-35095-0_146.

22. Hadjinicolaou P., Zittis G., Lelieveld J. Exploration of 12-km ERA-Interim simulations from CORDEX over the Levant. In: Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences, Springer Atmospheric Sciences, ISBN: 978-3-319-35095-0. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-35095-0_91.

23. 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, New particle formation in the southern Aegean Sea during the Etesians: importance for CCN production and cloud droplet number. Amospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17, 175-192.

24. Karydis, V., A. Tsimpidi, S. Bacer, A. Pozzer, A. Nenes and J. Lelieveld. Global impact of mineral dust on cloud droplet number concentration. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 5601-5621.

25. Katsanos, D., Retalis, A., Tymvios, F., Michaelides, S. Study of extreme wet and dry periods in Cyprus using climatic indices. Atmos. Res.

26. Lelieveld, J. and U. Pöschl. Chemists can help to solve the air pollution health crisis. Nature 551, 291-293 doi: 10.1038/d41586-017-05906-9.

27. Liakakou, E; Gerasopoulos, Lianou, M, Fourtziou, L , Psiloglou, B , Sciare, J , Mihalopoulos, N. Two Years of Air Pollution Measurements at Athens Center: Variability and Role of Wood Burning. In Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences (pp. 1099-1104). Springer International Publishing.

28. Mamali, D., J. Mikkilä, B. Henzing, M. Ehn, T. Petäjä, H. Russchenberg, and G. Biskos. Long-term Observations of the Background Aerosol at Cabauw, the Netherlands. Science of the Total Environment.

29. Michaelides, S, Paronis, D., Retalis, A., Tymvios, F. Monitoring and Forecasting Air Pollution Levels by Exploiting Satellite, Ground-Based, and Synoptic Data, Elaborated with Regression Models. Advances in Meteorology, vol. 2017, Article ID 2954010, 17 pages, 2017. doi:10.1155/2017/2954010.

30. 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. Reviews and perspectives of high impact atmospheric processes in the Mediterranean. Atmospheric Research.

31. 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. Organic carbon at a remote site of the western Mediterranean Basin: composition, sources and chemistry during the ChArMEx SOP2 field experiment. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 8837-8865, 2017.

32. Ojha, N., A. Pozzer, D. Akritidis and J. Lelieveld. Secondary ozone peaks in the troposphere over the Himalayas. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 6743-6757.

33. 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. 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. Atmospheric Environment, 155, 68-84, 2017.

34. Pozzer, A., A. Tsimpidi, V. Karydis, A. de Meij and J. Lelieveld. Impact of agricultural emissions on fine particulate matter and public health. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 12813-12826. doi:10.5194/acp-2017-390.

35. Psanis, C., E. Triantafyllou, M. Giamarelou, M. Manousakas, K. Eleftheriadis, and G. Biskos. Particulate Matter Pollution from Aviation-related Activity at a Small Airport of the Aegean Sea Insular Region. Science of the Total Environment, 596-597, 187-193.

36. Retalis, A., Tymvios, F., Katsanos D., Michaelides S. Downscaling CHIRPS precipitation data: an artificial neural network modelling approach. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 38:13, 3943-3959, DOI: 10.1080/01431161.2017.1312031.

37. 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. Ice nucleating particles over the Eastern Mediterranean measured by unmanned aircraft systems. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 4817-4835, 2017.

38. Sharma, A., N. Ojha, A. Pozzer, K.A. Mar, G. Beig, J. Lelieveld and S.S. Gunthe. WRF-Chem simulated surface ozone over South Asia during the pre-monsoon: Effects of emission inventories and chemical mechanisms. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 14393-14413.

39. Shiraiwa, M., Y. Li, A.P. Tsimpidi, V.A. Karydis, T. Berkemeier, S.N. Pandis, J. Lelieveld, T. Koop and U. Pöschl. Global atmospheric secondary organic particle phase state distribution. Nature Comm., 8:15002, doi:10.1038/ncomms15002.

40. Surawski, N. C., S. Bezantakos, K. Barmpounis, M. C. Dallaston, A. Schmidt-Ott, and G. Biskos. A Tunable High-pass Filter for Simple and Inexpensive Size-segregation of sub-10-nm Nanoparticles. Scientific Reports, 7, 45678, (2017).

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2. Alexandri, G., Georgoulias, A. K., Zanis, P., Katragkou, E., Tsikerdekis, A., Kourtidis, K., and Meleti, C.: On the ability of RegCM4 regional climate model to simulate surface solar radiation patterns over Europe: an assessment using satellite-based observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 13195-13216, doi:10.5194/acp-15-13195-2015, 2015.

3. Athanasopoulou, E., A. P. Protonotariou, E. Bossioli, A. Dandou, M. Tombrou, J. D. Allan, H. Coe, N. Mihalopoulos, J. Kalogiros, A. Bacak, J. Sciare, and G. Biskos, Aerosol chemistry above an extended archipelago of the eastern Mediterranean basin during strong northern winds, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 8401–8421, 2015, doi:10.5194/acp-15-8401-2015

4. Bezantakos, S., L. Huang, K. Barmpounis, M. Attoui, A. Schmidt-Ott, and G. Biskos, A Cost-Effective Electrostatic Precipitator for Aerosol Nanoparticle Segregation, Aerosol Science and Technology, 49:iv–vi, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/02786826.2014.1002829

5. Broßell, D., Valenti, M., Bezantakos, S., Schmidt-Ott, A., and Biskos, G., 2015, The Nano-Particle Mass Classifier (Nano-PMC): Development, Characterization, and Application for Determining the Mass, Apparent Density, and Shape of Particles with Masses Down to the Zeptogram Range, Aerosol Science and Technology, 49:495–507, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/02786826.2015.1045964

6. Brühl, C., J. Lelieveld, H. Tost, M. Höpfner and N. Glatthor (2015) Stratospheric sulfur and its implications for radiative forcing simulated by the chemistry climate model EMAC. J. Geophys. Res. 120, 2103-2118.

7. Camera, C., Apuani, T., Masetti, M., 2015. Modeling the stability of terraced slopes: an approach from Valtellina (Northern Italy). Environmental Earth Sciences 74, 855-868. doi: 10.1007/s12665-015-4089-0.

8. Christiansen-Jucht C, Erguler K, Shek CY, Basáñez MG, Parham PE, Modelling Anopheles gambiae s.s. Population Dynamics with Temperature- and Age-Dependent Survival, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2015 12(6), 5975-6005; doi:10.3390/ijerph120605975

9. Crenn, V., Sciare, J., Croteau, P. L., Verlhac, S., Fröhlich, R., Belis, C. A., Aas, W., Äijälä, M., Alastuey, A., Artiñano, B., Baisnée, D., Bonnaire, N., Bressi, M., Canagaratna, M., Canonaco, F., Carbone, C., Cavalli, F., Coz, E., Cubison, M. J., Esser-Gietl, J. K., Green, D. C., Gros, V., Heikkinen, L., Herrmann, H., Lunder, C., Minguillón, M. C., Močnik, G., O'Dowd, C. D., Ovadnevaite, J., Petit, J.-E., Petralia, E., Poulain, L., Priestman, M., Riffault, V., Ripoll, A., Sarda-Estève, R., Slowik, J. G., Setyan, A., Wiedensohler, A., Baltensperger, U., Prévôt, A. S. H., Jayne, J. T., and Favez, O.: ACTRIS ACSM intercomparison – Part 1: Reproducibility of concentration and fragment results from 13 individual Quadrupole Aerosol Chemical Speciation Monitors (Q-ACSM) and consistency with co-located instruments, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 5063-5087, doi:10.5194/amt-8-5063-2015, 2015.

10. Feng, J., G. Biskos, and A. Schmidt-Ott. Toward industrial scale synthesis of ultrapure singlet nanoparticles with controllable sizes in a continuous gas-phase process, Scientific Reports, 5, 15788 (2015)

11. Frohlich, R., V. Crenn, A. Setyan, C. A. Belis, F. Canonaco, O. Favez, J. G. Slowik, W. Aas, M. Aijala, B. Artinano, N. Bonnaire, C. Bozzetti, M. Bressi, C. Carbone, E. Coz, P. L. Croteau, M. J. Cubison, J. K. Gietl, D. C. Green, V. Gros, L. Heikkinen, J. T. Jayne, C. R. Lunder, M. C. Minguillon, G. Mocnik, C. D. O’Dowd, J. Ovadnevaite, E. Petralia, L. Poulain, M. Priestman, V. Riffault, A. Ripoll, R. Sarda-Esteve, U. Baltensperger, J. Sciare and A. S. H. Prevot, ACTRIS ACSM intercomparison: part II - Intercomparison of ME-2 organic source apportionment results from 15 individual, co-located aerosol mass spectrometers, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 2555-2576, 2015

12. Ines Stuhldreier, I., C. Sánchez-Noguera, F. Roth, C. Jimenez, T. Rixen, J. Cortés and C. Wild. 2015. Dynamics in benthic community composition and influencing factors in an upwelling exposed coral reef on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. PeerJ 3:e1434; DOI 10.7717/peerj.1434

13. Isaaca, N.A., P. Ngene, R.J. Westerwaal, J. Gaury, B. Dam, A. Schmidt-Ott, G. Biskos, Optical hydrogen sensing with nanoparticulate Pd–Au films produced by spark ablation, Sensors and Actuators B, 221 (2015) 290–296,

14. Jensen, J.H., Saremi, Jimenez, C., and Hadjioannou, L. (2015) Field experimental observations of highly graded sediment plumes, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 95, 1, 72–80, doi: /10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.04.041

15. Kourtidis, K., Stathopoulos, S., Georgoulias, A. K., Alexandri, G., and Rapsomanikis, S.: A study of the impact of synoptic weather conditions and water vapor on aerosol–cloud relationships over major urban clusters of China, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 10955-10964, doi:10.5194/acp-15-10955-2015, 2015.

16. Kumar, P., L. Morawska , C. Martani , G. Biskos , M. Neophytou, S. Di Sabatino , M. Bell , L. Norford, R. Britter, The rise of low-cost sensing for managing air pollution in cities, Environment International, 75 (2015) 199–205

17. Lelieveld, J., J.S. Evans, M. Fnais, D. Giannadaki and A. Pozzer (2015) The contribution of outdoor air pollution sources to premature mortality on a global scale. Nature 525, 367-371.

18. Lelieveld, J., S. Beirle, C. Hörmann, G. Stenchikov and T. Wagner (2015), Abrupt recent trend changes in atmospheric nitrogen dioxide over the Middle East. Science Adv. 1, Vol. 1, no. 7, e1500498 DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1500498

19. Lubczyńska, M. J, Christophi C. A., and Lelieveld, J., 2015, Heat-related cardiovascular mortality risk in Cyprus: a case-crossover study using a distributed lag non-linear model, Environmental Health, 14:39, doi:10.1186/s12940-015-0025-8

20. Maisser, A. K. Barmpounis, M. B. Attoui, G. Biskos, and A. Schmidt-Ott, Atomic Cluster Generation with an Atmospheric Pressure Spark Discharge Generator, Aerosol Science and Technology, 49:886–894, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/02786826.2015.1080812

21. Menut, L. , S. Mailler, G. Siour, B. Bessagnet, S. Turquety, G. Rea, R. Briant, M. Mallet, J. Sciare, and P. Formenti, Ozone and aerosols tropospheric concentrations variability analyzed using the ADRIMED measurements and the WRF-CHIMERE models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6159-6182, 2015

22. Metzger, S., Steil, B., Abdelkader, M., Klingmüller, K., Xu, L., Penner, J. E., Fountoukis, C., Nenes, A., and Lelieveld, J.: Aerosol water parameterization: a single parameter framework, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 15, 33493-33553, doi:10.5194/acpd-15-33493-2015, 2015.

23. P. Kumar, L. Morawska, C. Martani, G. Biskos, M. Neophytou, S. Di Sabatino, M. Bell, L. Norford, and R. Britter, The Rise of Low-cost Sensing for Managing Air Pollution in Cities, Environment International, 75, 199–205, (2015)

24. Panagos, P., Ballabio, C., Borrelli, P., Meusburger, K., Klik, A., Rousseva, S., Tadić, M.P., Michaelides, S., Hrabalíková, M., Olsen, P., Aalto, J., Lakatos, M., Rymszewicz, A., Dumitrescu, A., Beguería, S., Alewell, C. (2015): Rainfall erosivity in Europe. Science of the Total Environment, 511, 801-814. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.01.008.

25. Panagos, P., Ballabio, C., Borrelli, P., Meusburger, K., Klik, A., Rousseva, S., Tadić, M.P., Michaelides, S., Hrabalíková, M., Olsen, P., Aalto, J., Lakatos, M., Rymszewicz, A., Dumitrescu, A., Beguería, S., Alewell, C. (2015): Reply to the comment on "Rainfall erosivity in Europe" by Auerswald et al., Science of the Total Environment. 06/2015; DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.05.020

26. Pikridas, M., J. Sciare, S.L. von der Weiden-Reinmüller, S. Crumeyrolle, F. Freutel, A. Borbon, A. Schwarzenboeck, M. Merkel, M. Crippa, E. Kostenidou, M. Psichoudaki, L. Hildebrandt, G. Engelheart, T. Petäjä, A.S.H. Prevot, F. Drewnick, U. Baltensperger, A. Wiedensohler, M. Kulmala, M. Beekmann, and S.N. Pandis, Ultrafine particle sources and in-situ formation in a European Megacity, Atmos. Chem. and Phys., 15, 10219-10237, 2015

27. Pozzer, A., de Meij, A., Yoon, J., Tost, H., Georgoulias, A. K., and Astitha, M., (2015) AOD trends during 2001–2010 from observations and model simulations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 5521-5535, doi:10.5194/acp-15-5521-2015, 2015.

28. Proestos Y, Christophides G, Erguler K, Tanarte M, Waldock J, Lelieveld J., Present and future projections of habitat suitability of the Asian tiger mosquito, a vector of viral pathogens, from global climate simulation, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 2015 370 20130554; DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0554

29. Tanarhte, M., P. Hadjinicolaou and J. Lelieveld, (2015), Heat wave characteristics in the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East using extreme value theory, Climate Res. 63, 99-113.

30. Tsangaris, C., V. Moschino, E. Strogyloudi, V. Coatu, A. Ramšak, R. Abu Alhaija, S. Carvalho Susana. 2015. Biochemical biomarker responses to pollution in selected sentinel organisms across the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Environmental Science and Pollution Research International (2015): 1-16

31. Tyrlis, E., F. S. Tymvios, C. Giannakopoulos, and J. Lelieveld (2015), The role of blocking in the summer 2014 collapse of Etesians over the eastern Mediterranean, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, doi: 10.1002/2015JD023543.

32. Wild C, Rixen T, Sanchez-Noguera C, Merico A, Jimenez C, Cortés J, Naumann MS (2015) A carbonate platform associated with shallow cold methane seeps in Golfo Dulce, Pacific Costa Rica. Galaxea 17: 13-14

33. Zanuttigh, B., E. Angelelli, G. Bellotti, A. Romano, Y. Krontira, D. Troianos, R. Suffredini, G. Franceschi, M. Cantù, L. Airoldi, F. Zagonari, A. Taramelli, F. Filipponi, C. Jimenez, M. Evriviadou and Stefanie Broszeit. 2015. Boosting Blue Growth in a Mild Sea: Analysis of the Synergies Produced by a Multi-Purpose Offshore Installation in the Northern Adriatic, Italy. Sustainability 7: 6804-6853

34. Zittis G., Hadjinicolaou P., Fnais M. and Lelieveld J., 2015, Projected changes in heat wave characteristics in the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East, Regional Environmental Change, (online first), doi: 10.1007/s10113-014-0753-2.



1. Alvarado, L. M. A., Richter, A., Vrekoussis, M., Wittrock, F., Hilboll, A., Schreier, S. F., and Burrows, J. P. (2014): An improved glyoxal retrieval from OMI measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 4133-4150, doi:10.5194/amt-7-4133-2014, 2014.

2. Ardon-Dryer, K. and Levin, Z., 2014, Ground-based measurements of immersion freezing in the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 5217–5231, 2014.

3. Chang, D.Y., Tost, H., Steil, B., and Lelieveld, J., (2014) Aerosol-cloud interactions studied with the chemistry-climate model EMAC. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 14, 21975-22043.

4. Christoudias, T., Proestos Y., and Lelieveld, J., (2014) Atmospheric dispersion of radioactivity from nuclear power plant accidents: Global assessment and case study for the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East, Energies 7, 8338-8354.

5. Christoudias, T., Proestos, Y., and Lelieveld, J., (2014) Global risk from the atmospheric dispersion of radionuclides by nuclear power plant accidents in the coming decades. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 14, 4607-4616.

6. Elshorbany, Y.F., Crutzen, P., Steil, B., Pozzer, A., and Lelieveld, J. (2014) Global and regional impacts of HONO on the chemical composition of clouds and aerosols, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 14, 1167-1184.

7. Giannadaki, D., Pozzer, A., and Lelieveld, J., (2014), Modeled global effects of airborne desert dust on air quality and premature mortality, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 957-968, doi:10.5194/acp-14-957-2014.

8. Gsella A., A. de Meij, A. Kerschbaumer, E. Reimer, P. Thunis, C. Cuvelier (2014): Evaluation of MM5, WRF and TRAMPER meteorology over the complex terrain of the Po Valley, Italy, Atmospheric Environment, 89, 797-806.

9. Hirsch, E., Koren, I., Levin, Z., Altaratz, O., and Agassi, E.: On transition-zone water clouds, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 9001-9012, doi:10.5194/acp-14-9001-2014, 2014

10. Im U., Daskalakis N., Markakis K., Vrekoussis M., Hjorth J., Myriokefalitakis S., Gerasopoulos E., Kouvarakis G., Richter A., Burrows J., Pozzoli L., Unal A., Kindap T., Kanakidou M. (2014): Simulated Air Quality and Pollutant Budgets over Europe in 2008, Science of the Total Environment, 470–471 (2014) 270–281.

11. Jimenez, C, Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Nikolaidis, A., Evriviadou, M., Lange, M.A., 2014, Mortality of the scleractinian coral Cladocora caespitosa during a warming event in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus), Reg. Environ. Change 14 (6) DOI 10.1007/s10113-014-0729-2

12. Kaiser J. C., J. Hendricks, M. Righi, N. Riemer, R. A. Zaveri, S. Metzger, and V. Aquila: The MESSy aerosol submodel MADE3 (v2.0b): description and a box model test, Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 1137-1157, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-1137-2014, 2014.

13. Kleanthous, S., Vrekoussis, M., Mihalopoulos, N., Kalabokas, P., Lelieveld, J (2014): On the temporal and spatial variation of ozone in Cyprus”, Science of the Total Environment, 476–477 (2014) 677–687.

14. Klingmüller, K., B. Steil, C. Brühl, H. Tost and J. Lelieveld (2014) Sensitivity of aerosol extinction to new mixing rules in the AEROPT submodel of the ECHAM5/MESSy1.9 atmospheric chemistry (EMAC) model. Geosci. Model Dev. 7, 2503-2516.

15. Kostopoulou, E., C. Giannakopoulos, M. Hatzaki, A. Karali, P. Hadjinicolaou, J. Lelieveld and M.A. Lange (2014) Spatial and temporal patterns of recent and future climate extremes in the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East region. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 14, 1565-1577.

16. Kushta, J., G. Kallos, S. Solomos, M. Astitha, C. Spyrou, C. Mitsakou and J. Lelieveld (2014) Impact of natural aerosols on atmospheric radiation and consequent feedbacks on the meteorological and photochemical state of atmosphere. J. Geophys. Res. 119, 1463-1491.

17. Lelieveld, J., P. Hadjinicolaou, E. Kostopoulou, C. Giannakopoulos, A. Pozzer, M. Tanarhte and E. Tyrlis (2014) Model projected heat extremes and air pollution in the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East in the 21st century, Reg. Env. Change, 14, 1937-1949.

18. Liu, C., Beirle, S., Butler, T., Hoor, P., Frankenberg, C., Jöckel, P., Lelieveld, J. (2014). Profile information on CO from SCIAMACHY observations using cloud slicing and comparison with model simulations. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14(3), 1717-1732.

19. Mann, G.W., K.S. Carslaw, C.L. Reddington, K.J. Pringle, M. Schulz, A. Asmi, D.V. Spracklen, D.A. Ridley, M.T. Woodhouse, L.A. Lee, K. Zhang, S.J. Ghan, R.C. Easter, X. Liu, P. Stier, Y.H. Lee, P.J. Adams, H. Tost, J. Lelieveld, S.E. Bauer, K. Tsigaridis, T.P.C. Noije, A. Strunk, E. Vignati, N. Bellouin, M. Dalvi, C.E. Johnson, T. Bergman, H. Kokkola, K. von Salzen, F. Yu, G. Luo, A. Petzold, J. Heintzenberg, A. Clarke, J.A. Ogren, J. Gras, U. Baltensperger, U. Kaminski, S.G. Jennings, C.D. O'Dowd, R.M. Harrison, D.C.S. Beddows, M. Kulmala, Y. Viisanen, V. Ulevicius, N. Mihalopoulos, V. Zdimal, M. Fiebig, H.-C. Hansson, E. Swietlicki and J.S. Hentig (2014) Intercomparison and evaluation of aerosol microphysical properties among AeroCom global models of a range of complexity, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 14, 4679-4713.

20. Mishra, A.K., Klingmüller, K., Fredj, E., Lelieveld, J., Rudich, Y., and Koren, I., (2014), Radiative signature of absorbing aerosol over the eastern Mediterranean basin, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 14, 7213-7231.

21. Quan Luna, B., Blahut, J., Camera, C., van Westen, C.J., Apuani, T., Jetten, V., Sterlacchini, S., 2014, Physically based dynamic run-out modelling for quantitative debris flow risk assessment: a case study in Tresenda, northern Italy, Env. Earth Sci. 72:645-661, DOI: 10.1007/s12665-013-2986-7.

22. Tsimpidi, A.P., V.A. Karydis, A. Pozzer, S.N. Pandis and J. Lelieveld (2014) ORACLE: a module for the description of ORganic Aerosol Composition and Evolution in the atmosphere. Geosci. Model Dev. 7, 3153-3172. doi:10.5194/gmd-7-3153-2014

23. Tyrlis, E., B. Skerlak, M. Sprenger, H. Wernli, G. Zittis and J. Lelieveld (2014) On the linkage between the Asian summer monsoon and tropopause fold activity over the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East., J. Geophys. Res. 119, doi: 10.1002/2013JD021113.

24. Zanis, P., Hadjinicolaou, P., Pozzer, A., Tyrlis, E., Dafka, S., Mihalopoulos, N., and Lelieveld, J. (2014) Summertime free-tropospheric ozone pool over the eastern Mediterranean/Middle East, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 115-132, doi:10.5194/acp-14-115-2014,

25. Zittis G., Hadjinicolaou P. and Lelieveld J., 2014, Comparison of WRF Model Physics Parameterizations over the MENA-CORDEX Domain, American Journal of Climate Change, 3, 490-511. doi: 10.4236/ajcc.2014.35042.

26. Zittis, G, P. Hadjinicolaou and J. Lelieveld (2014) Role of soil moisture in the amplification of climate warming in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East, Clim. Res. 59, 27-37.



1. Christoudias, T. and J. Lelieveld, 2013, Modelling the global atmospheric transport and deposition of radionuclides from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear accident, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13, 1425-1438.

2. De Vries, A. J., E. Tyrlis, D. Edry, S. O. Krichak, B. Steil, and J. Lelieveld ,2013, Extreme precipitation events in the Middle East: Dynamics of the Active Red Sea Trough, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 7087–7108, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50569.

3. El-Maayar, M.; Lange, M.A. A Methodology to Infer Crop Yield Response to Climate Variability and Change Using Long-Term Observations. Atmosphere 2013, 4, 365-382.

4. Giannadaki, D., Pozzer, A., and Lelieveld, J., 2013, Modeled global effects of airborne desert dust on air quality and premature mortality, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, 24023–24050, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-24023-2013.

5. Kostopoulou, E., C. Giannakopoulos, M. Hatzaki, A. Karali, P. Hadjinicolaou, J. Lelieveld and M.A. Lange (2013) Spatial and temporal patterns of recent and future climate extremes in the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East region. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss. 1, 4425-4444.

6. Lange, M. A. (2013) Water on Cyprus: Current Conditions and Future Perspectives, Global Dialogue 15 (2), 12pp

7. Lelieveld, J., Barlas, C., Giannadaki, D., and Pozzer, A., 2013, Model calculated global, regional and megacity premature mortality due to air pollution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 7023–7037, doi:10.5194/acp-13-7023-2013,2013.

8. Lelieveld, J., M.G. Lawrence and D. Kunkel, 2013, Comment on “Global risk of radioactive fallout after major nuclear reactor accidents” by J. Lelieveld et al. (2012). Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13, 31-34.

9. Lelieveld, J., P. Hadjinicolaou, E. Kostopoulou, C. Giannakopoulos, A. Pozzer, M. Tanarhte and E. Tyrlis, 2013, Model projected heat extremes and air pollution in the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East in the 21st century, Reg. Env. Change., doi: 10.1007/s10113-013-0444-4

10. Ma, J.Z., Wang, W., Liu, H.J., Chen, Y., Xu, X.B., Lelieveld, J, 2013, Pollution plumes observed by aircraft over North China during the IPAC-NC field campaign, Chinese Science Bulletin, Volume: 58, Issue: 34, Pages: 4329-4336

11. Mishra, A.K., E. Fredj, K. Klingmüller, J. Lelieveld, I. Koren and Y. Rudich (2014) Radiative signature of absorbing aerosol over the eastern Mediterranean basin. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 14, 2403-2447.

12. Pernigotti, D., Thunis, P., Cuvelier, C., Georgieva, E.,  Gsella, A., De Meij, A.,  Pirovano, G., Balzarini, A., Riva, G.M., Carnevale, C., Pisoni, E., Volta, M.  Bessagnet, B.,  Kerschbaumer, A., Viaene, P., De Ridder, K., Nyiri, A., Wind, P., 2013, POMI: a model inter-comparison exercise over the Po Valley, Air Quality Atmosphere and Health, Volume: 6,  Issue: 4, Pages: 701-715

13. Pinardi, G., Van Roozendael, M., Abuhassan, N. Vrekoussis M. et al, 2013, MAX-DOAS formaldehyde slant column measurements during CINDI: intercomparison and analysis improvement, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, Volume: 6, Issue: 1, Pages: 167-185

14. Tyrlis, E, Lelieveld, J. 2013. Climatology and Dynamics of the Summer Etesian Winds over the Eastern Mediterranean, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Volume: 70, Issue: 11, Pages: 3374-3396

15. Tyrlis, E., J. Lelieveld and B. Steil, 2013, The summer circulation in the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East: influence of the South Asian monsoon, Clim. Dyn. 40, 1103-1123.

16. Vrekoussis, M., A. Richter, A. Hilboll, J.P. Burrows, E. Gerasopoulos, J. Lelieveld, L. Barrie, C. Zerefos and N. Mihalopoulos, 2013, Economic crisis detected from space: Air quality trends over Athens/Greece, Geophys. Res. Lett. 40, 458–463, doi: 10.1002/grl.50118.

17. Waldock, J., Chandra, N. L., Lelieveld, J., Proestos, Y., Michael, E., Christophides, G., and Parham, P. E. (2013). The role of environmental variables on Aedes albopictus biology and chikungunya epidemiology, Pathogens and Global Health, pages 224-241.

18. Waldock, J., P.E. Parham, J. Lelieveld and G.K. Christophides (2013) Climate and human health: The impact of climate change on vector-borne diseases, Paphos, Cyprus (17-19 October 2012). Path. Glob. Health. 107, 387-392.

19. Yoon, J. A. Pozzer, P. Hoor, D.Y. Chang, S. Beirle, T. Wagner, S. Schloegl, J. Lelieveld and H.M. Worden (2013) Technical note: Temporal change in averaging kernels as a source of uncertainty in trend estimates of carbon monoxide retrieved from MOPITT. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13, 11307-11316.



1. Astitha, M., Lelieveld, J., Abdel Kader, M., Pozzer, A., and de Meij, A., 2012, Parameterization of dust emissions in the global atmospheric chemistry-climate model EMAC: impact of nudging and soil properties, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 11057-11083, doi:10.5194/acp-12-11057-2012. 

2. Baker, A.K., T.J. Schuck, C.A.M. Brenninkmeijer, A. Rauthe-Schöch, F. Slemr, P.F.J. van Velthoven and J. Lelieveld, 2012, Estimating the contribution of monsoon-related biogenic production to methane emissions from South Asia using CARIBIC observations. Geophys. Res. Lett. 39, L10813, doi:10.1029/2012GL051756.

3. Brühl, C., Lelieveld , J., Crutzen, P.J., and Tost, H., 2012, The role of carbonyl sulphide as a source of stratospheric sulphate aerosol and its impact on climate, Atmos. Chem. Phys,. 12, 1239-1253.

4. Christoudias, T., Pozzer, A., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Influence of the North Atlantic Oscillation on air pollution transport, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 869-877.

5. de Meij, A., A. Pozzer and J. Lelieveld, 2012, Trend analysis in aerosol optical depths and pollutant emission estimates between 2000 and 2009, Atmospheric Environment, 51, 75–85, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.01.059

6. de Meij, A., A. Pozzer, K.J. Pringle, H. Tost and J. Lelieveld, 2012, EMAC model evaluation and analysis of atmospheric aerosol properties and distribution. Atmos. Res. 114-115, 38-69.

7. Dillon, T.J., A. Pozzer, J.N. Crowley and J. Lelieveld, 2012, Does acetone react with HO2 in the upper troposphere?, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 1339-1351.

8. Duprey, N., Boucher, H. & Jimenez, C., 2012, Digital correction of computed x-radiographs for coral densitometry. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 438: 84-92

9. Elshorbany, Y.F., Brühl, C., Steil B., and Lelieveld, J. ,2012, Impact of HONO on global atmospheric chemistry calculated with an empirical parameterization in the EMAC model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 9977-10000.

10. Gerasopoulos, E., S. Kazadzis, M. Vrekoussis, G. Kouvarakis, E. Liakakou, N. Kouremeti, D. Giannadaki, M. Kanakidou, B. Bohn, and N. Mihalopoulos,2012, Factors affecting O3 and NO2 photolysis frequencies measured in the eastern Mediterranean during the five-year period 2002–2006, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D22305, doi:10.1029/2012JD017622.

11. Kukkonen, J., Olsson, T., Schultz, D. M., Baklanov, A., Klein, T., Miranda, A. I., Monteiro, A., Hirtl, M., Tarvainen, V., Boy, M., Peuch, V.H., Poupkou, A., Kioutsioukis, I., Finardi, S., Sofiev, M., Sokhi, R., Lehtinen, K. E. J., Karatzas, K ., San José, R., Astitha, M., Kallos, G., Schaap, M., Reimer, E., Jakobs, H., and Eben, K., 2012, A review of operational, regional-scale, chemical weather forecasting models in Europe, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 1-87, doi:10.5194/acp-12-1-2012.

12. Lelieveld, J., Kunkel, D., and Lawrence, M.G., 2012, Global risk of radioactive fallout after nuclear reactor accidents, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 4245-4258.

13. Lelieveld, J., Hadjinicolaou, P., Kostopoulou, E., Chenoweth, J., El Maayar, M., Giannakopoulos, C., Hannides, C., Lange, M.A., Tanarhte, M., Tyrlis, E., and Xoplaki, E., 2012, Climate change and impacts in the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East, Climatic Change, 114, 3-4, 667-687, doi: 10.1007/s10584-012-0418-4.

14. Lin, G., Penner, J.E., Sillman, S.,  Taraborrelli, D., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Global mechanistic model of SOA formation: effects of different chemical mechanisms, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 4743-4774.

15. Ma, J.Z., Wang, W., Chen, Y., Liu, H.J., Yan, P., Ding, G.A., Wang, M.L., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, The IPAC-NC field campaign: a pollution and oxidization pool in the lower atmosphere over Huabei, China, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 3883-3908.

16. Metzger, S., Steil, B., Xu, L., Penner, J.E., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Aerosol hygroscopic growth parameterization based on a solute specific coefficient, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 5429-5446.

17. Pozzer, A., A. de Meij, K. J. Pringle, H. Tost, U. M. Doering, J. van Aardenne and J. Lelieveld, 2012, Distributions and regional budgets of aerosols and their precursors simulated with the EMAC chemistry-climate model, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 961-987.

18. Pozzer, A., Zimmermann, P., Doering, U.M., van Aardenne, J., Tost, H., Janssens-Maenhout, G., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Effects of business-as-usual anthropogenic emissions on air quality, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 6915-6937.

19. Smoydzin, L., Fnais, M. and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Ozone pollution over the Arabian Gulf – Role of meteorological conditions, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 12, 6331-6361.

20. Tanarhte, M., Hadjinicolaou, P., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Intercomparison of temperature and precipitation datasets based on observations in the Mediterranean and the Middle East, J. Geophys. Res. 117, D12102, doi: 10.1029/2011JD017293.

21. Taraborrelli, D., Lawrence, M.G., Crowley, J.N., Dillon, T.J., Gromov, S., Groß, C.B.M., Vereecken, L., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Hydroxyl radical buffered by isoprene oxidation over tropical forests, Nature Geosci. 5, 190-193.

22. Teller, A., Xue, L., and Levin, Z.,  The effects of mineral dust particles, aerosol regeneration and ice nucleation parameterizations on clouds and precipitation, Atmos. Chem. and Phys., 12, 9303–9320, 2012

23. Vilà-Guerau de Arellano, J., van Heerwaarden, C. and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Increasing CO2 suppresses boundary-layer clouds in temperate climates, Nature Geosci. 5, 701-704.

24. Xue, L., Teller, A., Rasmussen, R., Geresdi, I., Pan, Z., and Liu, X., 2012, Effects of aerosol solubility and regeneration on mixed-phase orographic clouds and precipitation, J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 1994–2010.



1. Ardon-Dryer, K., Levin, Z., Lawson, R. P., 2011, Characteristics of immersion freezing nuclei at the South Pole station in Antarctica, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, pages 4015–4024, doi:10.5194/acp-11-4015-2011

2. Chenoweth, J., Hadjinicolaou, P., Bruggeman, A., Lelieveld, J., Levin, Z., Lange, M. A., Xoplaki, E. and Hadjikakou, M., 2011, The impact of climate change on the water resources of the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East region: modelled 21st century changes and implications, Water Res. Res., 47, W06506, doi:10.1029/2010WR010269.

3. De Meij, A. and Lelieveld, J., 2011, Evaluating aerosol optical properties observed by ground-based and satellite remote sensing over the Mediterranean and the Middle East in 2006, Atmos. Res., 99 (4-Mar), 415-433. 

4. DeMott, P.J., O. Möhler, O. Stetzer, G. Vali, Z. Levin, M. D. Petters, M. Murakami, T. Leisner, U. Bundke, H. Klein, Z. A. Kanji, R. Cotton, H. Jones, S. Benz, M. Brinkmann, D. Rzesanke, H. Saathoff, M. Nicolet, A. Saito, B. Nillius, H. Bingemer, J. Abbatt, K. Ardon, E. Ganor, D. G. Georgakopoulos, and C. Saunders, 2011, Resurgence in Ice Nuclei Measurement Research, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 92, 1623–1635, doi:

5. Hadjikakou, M., Whitehead P.G., Jin L., Futter M., Hadjinicolaou P., and Shahgedanova M., 2011, Modelling nitrogen in the Yesilirmak River catchment in Northern Turkey: Impacts of future climate and environmental change and implications for nutrient management, Sci. Total Environ., vol. 409, no. 12, 2404 - 2418.

6. Hadjinicolaou, P., C. Giannakopoulos, C. Zerefos, M.A. Lange, S. Pashiardis and J. Lelieveld, 2011, Mid-21st century climate and weather extremes in Cyprus as projected by six regional climate models. Reg. Environ. Change 11, 441-457.

7. Hosaynali Beygi, Z., H. Fischer, Harder, H.D., Martinez, M., Sander, R., Williams, J., Brookes, D.M., Monks, P.S. and Lelieveld, J., 2011, Oxidation photochemistry in the Southern Atlantic boundary layer: Unexpected deviations of photochemical steady state, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 11, 7045-7093. 

8. Liu, C., Beirle, S., Butler, T.,  Liu, J., Hoor,  P., Jöckel, P., Penning de Vries, M., Pozzer, A., Frankenberg, C., Lawrence, M.G., Lelieveld, J., Platt, U. and Wagner, T., 2011, Application of SCIAMACHY and MOPITT CO total column measurements to evaluate model results over biomass burning regions and eastern China, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 6083-6114.

9. McKnight, A.V., Georgiou, M., Seong, M., Georgiadis, J.G., 2011, Analysis and design of a multi-effect desalination system with thermal vapor compression and harvested heat addition, Desalination and Water Treatment, 31 339–346.

10. Montzka, S., Krol, M., Dlugokencky, E., Hall, B., Jöckel, P., and Lelieveld, J., 2011, Small inter-annual variability of global atmospheric hydroxyl, Science, 331, 67-69. 

11. Noone, C.J., Ghobeity, A., Slocum, A.H., Tzamtzis, G., Mitsos, A., 2011, Site selection for hillside central receiver solar thermal plants, Solar Energy, Volume 85, Issue 5, Pages 839-848

12. Pozzer, A., Jöckel, P., Kern, B., and Haak, H., 2011, The Atmosphere-ocean General Circulation Model EMAC-MPIOM. Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 771-784 doi:10.5194/gmd-4-771-2011

13. Smoydzin, L., A. Teller, H. Tost, M. Fnais and J. Lelieveld, 2011, Impact of mineral dust on cloud formation in a Saharan outflow region. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 11, 32363-32390.

14. Solomos, S., Kallos, G., Kushta, J., Astitha, M., Tremback, C., Nenes, A., and Levin, Z., 2011, An integrated modeling study on the effects of mineral dust and sea salt particles on clouds and precipitation, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 873-892, doi:10.5194/acp-11-873-2011, 2011.

15. Toreti, A., Kuglitsch, F. G., Xoplaki, E., Della-Marta, P. M., Aguilar, E., Prohom, M., Luterbacher, J., 2011, A note on the use of the standard normal homogeneity test to detect inhomogeneities in climatic time series, Int. J. Climatol., 31, 4, 630–632, DOI: 10.1002/joc.2088 

16. Voulgarakis, A., Hadjinicolaou, P., and Pyle, J.A., 2011, Increases in global tropospheric ozone following an El Niño event: examining stratospheric ozone variability as a potential driver,  Atmos. Sci. Lett., 10.1002/asl.318 12, 228-232



1. Astitha, M., Kallos, G., Spyrou, C., O’Hirok, W., J. Lelieveld, J. and Denier van der Gon, H.A.C, 2010, Modelling the chemically aged and mixed aerosols over the eastern central Atlantic Ocean – potential impacts, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 5797-5822. 

2. Camuffo, D., Bertolin, C., Barriendos, M., Dominguez, F., Cocheo, C., Enzi, S., Sghedoni, M., della Valle, A., Garnier, E., Alcoforado, M.-J., Xoplaki, E., Luterbacher, J., Diodato, N., Maugeri, M., Nunes, M.F., and Rodriguez, R., 2010, 500-year temperature reconstruction in the Mediterranean Basin by means of documentary data and instrumental observations, Climatic Change,  101, 1-2 (169-199), DOI 10.1007/s10584-010-9815-8

3. Ganzeveld, L.N., Bouwman, L., Eickhout, B., Lelieveld, J., E. Stehfest, E. and van Vuuren, D. 2010, Impact of future land use and land cover changes on atmospheric chemistry-climate interactions, J. Geophys. Res. 115, D23301, doi:10.1029/2010JD014041. 

4. Giannakopoulos, C., Hadjinicolaou, P., Kostopoulou, E., Varotsos, K.V. and C. Zerefos, C., 2010, Precipitation and temperature regime over Cyprus as a result of global climate change, Adv. Geosc., 23, 17–24. 

5. Gurjar B. R., Jain, A., Sharma, A., Agarwal, A., Gupta, P., Nagpure, A.S., Lelieveld, J., 2010, Human health risks in megacities due to air pollution, Atmospheric Environment 44, 4606-4613. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.08.011 

6. Kuglitsch, F. G., Toreti, A., Xoplaki, E., Della-Marta, P.M., Zerefos, C.S., Türkes, M. and Luterbacher, J., 2010, Heat Wave Changes in the Eastern Mediterranean since 1960, Geophysical Research Letters, VOL. 37, L04802, doi:10.1029/2009GL041841,

7. Lawrence, M.G. and Lelieveld, J., 2010, Atmospheric pollutant outflow from southern Asia: A review, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 11017-11096. 

8. Lelieveld, J., 2010, A missing sink for radicals, Nature 466, 925-926

9. Muhlbauer, A., T. Hashino, L. Xue,, A. Teller, U. Lohmann, R. Rasmussen, I. Geresdi, and Z. Pan, 2010, Intercomparison of aerosol-cloud-precipitation interactions in stratiform orographic mixed-phase clouds, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 8173–8196.

10. Pozzer, A., Pollmann, J., Taraborrelli, D., Jöckel, P., Helmig, D., Tans, P., J. Hueber, J. and Lelieveld, J., 2010, Observed and simulated global distribution and budget of atmospheric C2−C5 alkanes, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 4403-4422. 

11. Pringle, K.J., Tost, H., Metzger, S., Steil, B., Giannadaki, D., Nenes, A., Fountoukis, C., Steir, P., Vignati, E. and Lelieveld, J., 2010, Description and evaluation of GMXe: A new aerosol submodel for global simulations (v1), Geosci. Model Develop. 3, 391-412. 

12. Pringle, K.J., Tost, H., Pozzer, A., Pöschl, U. and Lelieveld, J., 2010, Global distribution of the effective hygroscopicity parameter for CCN activation, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 5241–5255. 

13. Thoma, M., Grosfeld, K., Makinson, K. and Lange, M.A., 2010, Modelling the impact of ocean warming on melting and water masses of ice shelves in the Eastern Weddell Sea, Ocean Dynamics 60:479–489 DOI 10.1007/s10236-010-0262-x 

14. Toreti, A., Kuglitsch, F.G., Xoplaki, E., Luterbacher, J., and Wanner, H., 2010, A Novel Method for the Homogenization of Daily Temperature Series and Its Relevance for Climate Change Analysis, J. Climate, 23, 5325–5331 doi: 10.1175/2010JCLI3499.1 

15. Toreti, A., Kuglitsch, F.G., Xoplaki, E., Maraun, D., Wanner, H., and Luterbacher, J., 2010, Characterization of extreme winter precipitation in the Mediterranean and associated anomalous atmospheric circulation patterns, Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, Volume 10, Issue 5, 2010, pp.1037-1050 

16. Tost, H., Lawrence, M.G., Bruhl, C., Jockel, P., The GABRIEL Team, and The SCOUT-O3-DARWIN/ACTIVE Team, 2010, Uncertainties in atmospheric chemistry modelling due to convection parameterisations and subsequent scavenging, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 1931—1951.

17. Xue, L., A. Teller, R. Rasmussen, I. Geresdi and Z. Pan, 2010, Effects of aerosol solubility and regeneration on warm-phase orographic clouds and precipitation simulated by a detailed bin microphysical scheme, J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 3336–3354.



1. Giannakopoulos C., P. Hadjinicolaou, C. Zerefos and G. Demosthenous, 2009, Changing energy requirements in the Eastern Mediterranean under changing climatic conditions, Energies, Vol. 2, No. 4, 805-815. 

2. Humbert, A., Kleiner, T., Mohrholz, C.-O., Oelke, C., Greve, R. and M. A. Lange, 2009, A comparative modeling study of the Brunt Ice Shelf/Stancomb-Wills Ice Tongue system, East Antarctica, Journal of Glaciology 55, No. 189, 51-65. 

3. Kuettel, M., Xoplaki E., Gallego D., Luterbacher J., Garçia-Herrera R., Allan R., Barriendos M., Jones P. D., Wheeler D., and Wanner H., 2009, The importance of ship log data: reconstructing North Atlantic, European and Mediterranean sea level pressure fields back to 1750, Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-009-0577-9 

4. Kuglitsch, F. G., A. Toreti, E. Xoplaki, P. M. Della-Marta, J. Luterbacher, and H. Wanner, 2009, Homogenization of daily maximum temperature series in the Mediterranean, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D15108, doi:10.1029/2008JD011606 

5. Lelieveld, J., P.Hoor, P. Jöckel, A. Pozzer, P. Hadjinicolaou and J.-P- Cammas, 2009, Severe ozone air pollution in the Persian Gulf region. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 9, 1393-1406. 

6. Luterbacher, J., Koenig, S.J., Franke, J., van der Schrier, G., Della-Marta, P.M., Jacobeit, J., Küttel, M., Gonzalez-Rouco, F.J., Zorita, E., Xoplaki, E., Stössel, M., Rutishauser, T., Wanner, H., Pfister, C., Brázdil, R., Dobrovolný, P., Camuffo, D., Bertolin, C., Moberg, A., Leijonhufvud, L., Söderberg, J., Allan, R., Wilson, R., Wheeler, D., Barriendos, M., Glaser, R., Riemann, D., Nordli, O., Limanówka, D., van Engelen, A., and Zerefos, C.S., 2009, Circulation dynamics and its influence on European and Mediterranean January-April climate over the past half millennium: Results and insights from instrumental data, documentary evidence and coupled climate models. Climatic Change, doi:10.1007/s10584-009-9782-0.

7. Pozzer, A., Jöckel, P. And van Ardenne, J. 2009, The influence of the vertical distribution of emissions on tropospheric chemistry. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 9417-9432

8. Xoplaki, E., 2009, Effects of Extreme Climate on Mediterranean Societies, EOS, Transactions American Geophysical Union, VOL. 90, NO. 15, P.131, 2009 doi:10.1029/2009EO150006