Atmosphere — Section Editors

Section Board for 'Air Quality'

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Dr. Clare Murphy (Clare Paton-Walsh)
Section Editor-in-Chief
Centre for Atmospheric Chemistry, School of Chemistry, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Interests: remote sensing of atmospheric composition using ground-based Fourier transform spectrometry; in situ analysers for atmospheric composition measurements; open-path measurements of atmospheric pollutants; understanding drivers of poor air quality; impact of biomass burning on the chemistry and composition of the troposphere; identifying and quantifying sources of greenhouse gases and other gaseous pollutants to the atmosphere; understanding the sources and fate of volatile organic compounds in the atmosphere
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Atmosphere: Air Quality in New South Wales, Australia
Prof. Dr. Kimitaka Kawamura
Chubu Institute for Advanced Studies, Chubu University, 1200 Matsumoto-cho, Kasugai 487–8501, Japan
Tel. +81-568-51-9330; Fax: +81-11-706-7142
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Interests: aerosol chemistry; air pollution and dust particles; water-soluble organic aerosols; organic compounds in the atmosphere; snow and ice chemistry
Prof. Dr. Viney P. Aneja
Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Fax: +1 919 515 7802
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Interests: environment, air quality, and climate: emission, transport, transformation, and fate of pollutants; agricultural air quality; climate change; biogeochemical cycling of pollutants; measurement and modeling of biogenic emissions of trace gases; photochemical oxidants and gas-to-particle conversion and gas-to-particle conversion
Dr. Charles Chemel
Centre for Atmospheric & Instrumentation Research, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK
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Interests: environmental hazards and associated impacts; atmospheric composition; surface and atmospheric boundary-layer processes and their interactions with larger-scale weather; air quality modelling
Prof. Dr. Martin Dameris
Deutsches Zentrum fur Luft- Und Raumfahrt, Cologne, Germany
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Interests: stratosphere (dynamics and chemistry); ozone layer; numerical modelling (in particular chemistry-climate modelling); chemistry-climate interaction, stratospheric water vapour; stratosphere-troposphere coupling and interaction
Dr. James H. Crawford
Science Directorate, NASA Langley Research Center, MS 483, Hampton, VA 23681, USA
Tel. +1 757 864 7231
Interests: tropospheric photochemistry; global ozone budget; global atmospheric sources of nitrogen; tropospheric HOx budget; radiative transfer and the impact of clouds on photolysis rates; integration of in situ airborne data with satellite observations
Prof. Dr. Hai Guo
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
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Interests: atmospheric chemistry; photochemistry; source apportionment; new particle formation; acidic ultrafine particles; indoor and outdoor air pollution; secondary organic aerosol
Prof. Dr. Yoshizumi Kajii
National Institute for Environmental Studies of Japan, Center for Regional Environmental Research, Tsukuba, Japan
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Interests: observations of ozone, carbon monoxide, hydrocarbons in the atmosphere; investigation of atmospheric photochemical reactions in the urban area; development of highly sensitive systems for measuring reactive trace species in the atmosphere by laser-induced fluorescence technique
Dr. Xinbin Feng
State Key Laboratory of Environmental Geochemistry, Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang, China
Interests: atmopsheric mercury; long range transport of air pollutant; human health; non-traditional isotope
Prof. Dr. Marcelo I. Guzman
Department of Chemistry, University of Kentucky, 505 Rose St., Lexington, KY 40506-0055, USA
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Interests: environmental photochemistry; interfacial oxidations; environmental monitoring; reactions in ice; prebiotic chemistry; photocatalytic CO2 reduction; environmental chemistry
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Atmosphere: Atmospheric Measurements with Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
Prof. Dr. Maria Kanakidou
Environmental Chemical Processes Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece
Tel. +302810545033; Fax: + 30 2810 5451 66
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Interests: atmospheric chemistry and climate changes due to human activities and gas/particle interactions; chemistry of the upper troposphere; human-driven changes in the oxidizing power of the atmosphere and the aerosol composition and their interactions with climate
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Atmosphere: Atmospheric Nutrients: Sources, Processes and Impact on Terrestrial and Marine Ecosystems
Prof. Dr. Jacek Koziel
Iowa State University, Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, 4350 Elings Hall, Ames, IA 50011, USA
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Interests: air quality measurements; novel methods for odor characterization and mitigation; engineering controls development for confined animals and waste treatment
Prof. Dr. Prashant Kumar
Chair in Air Quality & Health
Founding Director, Global Centre for Clean Air Research (GCARE)
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
Tel. +44 (0)1483 682762; Fax: +44 (0)1483 682762
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Interests: air quality monitoring/modelling; ultrafine/nanoparticles/aerosols; exposure assessment; emission modelling; indoor air quality
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanomaterials in CO2 Capture
Dr. Huiting Mao
Department of Chemistry, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
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Interests: tropospheric chemistry; atmospheric mercury; air quality; ozone and carbon monoxide; long range transport; regional budgets of trace gases; air quality modeling
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Atmosphere: Air Quality and Climate
Special Issue in Atmosphere: Air-Sea Coupling
Dr. Carl Percival
NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91109, USA
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Interests: reaction kinetics; atmospheric trace gas measurements; fundamental aerosol properties; radical chemistry; ultraviolet photo electron spectroscopy; chemical ionisation mass spectrometry; structure activity relationships; aerosol processing
Dr. Guey-Rong Sheu
Department of Atmospheric Sciences, National Central University, Jhong-Li District, Taoyuan City 320, Taiwan
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Interests: cycling of atmospheric mercury; long-range transport of air pollutants; acid deposition; trace metal biogeochemistry
Dr. Hanwant B. Singh
NASA Ames Research Center, Mail Stop 245-5, Moffett Field, CA 94035, USA
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Interests: atmospheric composition and chemistry; global and regional air pollution and impacts; airborne and satellite observations of trace constituents
Prof. Dr. Tao Wang
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Fax: +86 852 2334 6389
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Interests: atmospheric chemistry; ozone and reactive nitrogen; urban and regional air quality; air pollution-cloud interaction; acid deposition
Prof. Dr. Bin Yuan
Institute of Environment and Climate (ECI), Jinan University, Guangzhou, China
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Interests: air quality; tropospheric photochemistry; ozone; volatile organic compounds (VOCs); source apportionment; box model; mass spectrometry; secondary organic aerosol; PTR-MS; CIMS
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Atmosphere: Air Quality in China: Past, Present and Future
Dr. Bertrand Bessagnet
INERIS Institut National de l'Environnement Industriel et des Risques, Verneuil-en-Halatte, France
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Interests: air quality; aerosol; modelling; forecast; atmospheric composition; scenario analysis
Prof. Dr. Robert Griffin
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
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Interests: aerosol thermodynamics and chemistry; air pollution transport; atmospheric chemistry; regional air quality modeling; urban air quality
Prof. Dr. Randall Martin
Department of Physics and Atmospheric Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Interests: satellite remote sensing; global modeling; air quality; aerosol processes; aerosol measurements; tropospheric chemistry; emissions
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