Faculty publication in 2016

Ariya, P.A.

  • Y. Nazerneko, P. Seers, S.  U. Kurien, R. Alvarez, O. Nepotochykh, P. A. Ariya, “Role of Snow in the Fate of Gaseous and Particulate Exhaust Pollutants from Gasoline-Powered Vehicles”, Environmental Pollution, DOI: ENVPOL_2016_857, 2016
  • Rocha, C. Wilde, Y. Nazerenko, Z. Hu, O. Nepotochykh & P. A. Ariya , “Development of a hybrid photo-bioreactor and nanoparticle adsorbent system for the removal of CO2, and selected organic and metal co-pollutants, Journal of Environmental Sciences”, 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jes.2016.12.010
  • H. Traboulsi, N. Guerrina, M. Iu, D. Maysinger, M. Goldberg, P. Ariya, C. Baglole, “Inhaled pollutants: the molecular scene behind respiratory and systemic diseases associated with ultrafine particulate matter” J. Molecular Sciences - Molecular pathology, 2016, DOI: ijms-165641
  • Y. Nazarenko, R. Rangel-Alvarado and P. A. Ariya, “Novel Aerosol Analysis Approach for Characterization of Nanoparticulate Matter in Snow”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2016, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11356-016-8199-3
  • Z. HU; U. Kurien; K. Murwira, A. Ghoshdastidar, O. Nepotchatykh, P. A.  Ariya, “Development of a novel green technology for mercury recycling from spent compact fluorescent lamps using iron oxides nanoparticles and electrochemistry", ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2016,  http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.5b01612, also "feature article" in ACS CEN news and also received a "Key article" in Advances in engineering (Nov 2016 issue).
  • Y. Nazernako, U. Kurien,* O. Nepotchatkyh, R.B. Rangel-Alvardo and P. A. Ariya, “Role of Snow and Cold Environment in the Fate and Effects of Nanoparticles and Select Organic Pollutants from Gasoline Engine Exhaust,RSC, Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 18, 190 – 199”, 2016 (This article is classified as "HOT ARTICLE", and appeared on the "cover page".  Moreover it received a full page of the Royal Society's Chemistry World and wide coverage in international news)
  • R. Rangel-Alvardo, Y. Nazarenko, P. A. Ariya, “Snow-borne nanosized particles: Abundance, distribution, composition, and significance in ice nucleation processes", Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmosphere, 120, 22, 1176, 2016, 

Bartello, P.

  • S. Chen, P. Bartello, M.K. Yau, P.A. Vaillancourt, K. Zwijsen, “Cloud Droplet Collisions in Turbulent Environment: Collision Statistics and Parameterization”, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73, 621-636. 
  • O. Asselin, P. Bartello, D. N. Straub, “On quasigeostrophic dynamics near the tropopause”, Physics of Fluids, 28, 026601.
  • H. A Kafiabad, P. Bartello, “Balance dynamics in rotating stratified turbulence”, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 795, 914-949.
  • H. A. Kafiabad, P. Bartello, “Rotating stratified turbulence and the slow manifold, Computers & Fluids”, in press but online.  (This was an invited (but strictly refereed) contribution to a special issue dedicated to the work of CE Leith.) 

Fabry, F.

  • L. Besson, O. Caumont, L. Goulet, S. Bastin, L. Menut, F. Fabry, and J. Parent du Châtelet, 2016. "Comparison of real-time refractivity measurement by radar with automatic weather stations", AROME-WMED and WRF forecasts simulations during the SOP1 of HyMeX campaign. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 142, 138–152, doi: 10.1002/qj.2799.
  • Y.-C. Feng, and F. Fabry, 2016: "The imperfect phase pattern of real parabolic radar antenna and data quality", Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 33, 2655–2661.
  • Y.-C. Feng, F. Fabry, and T. M. Weckwerth, 2016: "Improving radar refractivity retrieval by considering the change in the refractivity profile and the varying altitudes of ground targets", Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 33, 989–1004, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0224.1.
  • D. Kirshbaum,  F. Fabry, and *Q. Cazenave, 2016. “The Mississippi Valley convection minimum on summer afternoons: Observations and simulations”, Monthly Weather Review, 144, 263–272.

Gyakum, J.R.

  • B. Teufel, G. T. Diro, K. Whan, S. M. Milrad, D. I. Jeong, A. Ganji, O. Huziy, K. Winger, J. R. Gyakum, R. de Elia, F. W. Zwiers, and L. Sushama, 2016, “Investigation of the 2013 Alberta Flood from weather and climate perspectives”, Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3239-8 
  • M. Gervais, E. Atallah, J. R. Gyakum, and L. B. Tremblay, 2016.  “Arctic air masses in a warming world”, J. Climate, 29, 2359-2373.
  • R. Grotjahn, R. Black, R. Leung, M. F. Wehner, M. Barlow, M. Bosilovich, A. Gershunov, W. J. Gutowski, J. R. Gyakum, R. W. Katz, Y.-Y. Lee, Y.-K. Lim, and Prabhat, 2016, “North American Extreme Temperature Events and Related Large Scale Meteorological Patterns: A Review of Statistical Methods, Dynamics, Modeling, and Trends” Climate Dynamics, 46, 1151-1184.

Huang, Y.

  • X. Tan, Y. Huang, M. Diao, A. Bansemer, M. Zondlo, J. DiGangi, R. Volkamer, and Y. Hu, 2016, “An assessment of the radiative effect of supersaturation based on in-situ observations”, Geophys. Res. Lett. 43, 11,039–11,047, doi:10.1002/2016GL071144.
  • M.  Bani Shahabadi, Y. Huang, L. Garand, S. Heilliette, and P. Yang, 2016, “Validation of a weather forecast model at radiance level against satellite observations allowing quantification of temperature, humidity and cloud related biases”, J. Advances in Modeling Earth Systems. 8, 1453-1467, doi:10.1002/2016MS000751.
  • J. Lin, D. Tong, S. Davis, R.J. Ni, X. Tan, D. Pan, H. Zhao, Z. Lu, D. Streets, T. Feng, Q. Zhang, Y.Y. Yan, Y. Hu, J. Li, Z. Liu, X. Jiang, G. Geng, K. He, Y. Huang, and D. Guan,  2016, “Globalized climate forcing of aerosols via international trade, Nature-Geoscience”, 9, 790-794, doi:10.1038/ngeo2798.
  • Y. Xia, Y. Hu and Y. Huang, 2016, “Strong modification of stratospheric ozone forcing by cloud and sea ice adjustments”, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 7559-7567, doi:10.5194/acp-2016-175
  • D.S. Trossman, J.B.Palter, T.M. Merlis, Y. Huang and Y. Xia 2016, “Large-scale ocean circulation-cloud interactions alter the pace of transient climate change”, Geophys. Res. Lett., doi: 10.1002/2016GL067931
  • Y. Huang, X. Tan and Y. Xia, 2016, “Inhomogeneous radiative forcing of homogeneous greenhouse gases”, J. Geophysical Res.-Atmosphere, 121, doi: 10.1002/2015JD024569.
  • Y. Huang, M. Zhang, Y. Xia, Y. Hu and S. Son, 2016, “Is there a stratospheric radiative feedback in global warming simulations?” Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-015-2577-2.

Kirshbaum, D.

  • J.G. Jr Fairman*, D. M. Schultz, D. J. Kirshbaum, S. L. Gray, and A. I. Barrett*, 2016, “Climatology of banded precipitation over the contiguous United States”,  Mon. Wea. Rev., 144(12): 4553--4568.
  • M.A.C., Teixeira, D. J. Kirshbaum, H. Olafsson, P. F. Sheridan, and I. Stiperski, 2016, “Editorial: The Atmosphere over Mountainous Regions”, Front. Earth Sci., 4: 84.
  • M. Kovacs*, and D. J. Kirshbaum, 2016, “Topographic impacts on the spatial distribution of deep convection over southern Québec”,  J. Appl. Meteorol. Clim., 55: 743-762.
  • A.I., Barrett*, S. L. Gray, D. J. Kirshbaum, N. M. Roberts, D. M. Schultz and J. G. Fairman*, Jr, 2016, “The utility of convection-permitting ensembles for the prediction of stationary convective bands”, Mon. Wea. Rev., 144: 1093-1114.
  • D. J. Kirshbaum, F. Fabry, and Q. Cazenave, 2016, “The Mississippi Valley convection minimum on summer afternoons: observations and numerical simulations”, Mon. Wea. Rev., 144: 263-272.

Merlis, T.

  • E.D. Galbraith, T. M. Merlis, and J. Palter, 2016 “Destabilization of glacial climate by the radiative impact of Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation disruptions”, Geophysical Research Letters, 43, 8214-8221, doi:10.1002/2016GL069846.  
  • J. Yang, J. Leconte, E. T. Wolf, C. Goldblatt, N. Feldl, T. M. Merlis, Y. Wang, D. D. B. Koll, F. Ding, F. Forget, and D. S. Abbot, 2016, “Differences in water vapor radiative transfer among 1D models can significantly affect the inner edge of the habitable zone”, The Astrophysical Journal, 826, doi:10.3847/0004-637X/826/2/222.  
  • D. Trossman, J. Palter, T. M. Merlis, Y. Huang, and Y. Xia, 2016, “Large-scale ocean circulation-cloud interactions reduce the pace of transient climate change”, Geophysical Research Letters, 43, 3935-3943, doi:10.1002/2016GL067931.  
  • T.M. Merlis, W. Zhou, I. M. Held, and M. Zhao, 2016, “Surface temperature dependence of tropical cyclone-permitting simulations in a spherical model with uniform thermal forcing”, Geophysical Research Letters, 43, 2859-2865, doi:10.1002/2016GL067730. 
  • T.M. Merlis, 2016, “Does humidity's seasonal cycle affect the annual-mean tropical precipitation response to sulfate aerosol forcing?”, Journal of Climate, 29, 1451-1460. 

Preston, T.

  • Moridnejad, A., and Preston, T. C. (2016) Models of isotopic water diffusion in spherical aerosol particles. Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 120: 9759–9766.

  • Cotterell, M. I., Preston, T. C., Orr-Ewing, A., and Reid, J. P. (2016) Assessing the accuracy of complex refractive index retrievals from single aerosol particle cavity ring-down spectroscopy. Aerosol Science and Technology. 50: 1077–1095.

Straub, D.

  • O. Asselin, P. Bartello and D.N. Straub, 2016, “On quasigeostrophic dynamics near the tropopause”, Physics of Fluids, 28, 026601; doi: 10.1063/1.4941761
  • S. Taylor and D. N. Straub, 2016,  “Forced Near-Inertial Motion and Dissipation of Low-Frequency Kinetic Energy in a Wind-Driven Channel”, J. Phys. Oceanogr.,  46, #1, pp.  79-93.

Tremblay, B.

  • Y.J. Lee, P.A. Matrai, M.A.M. Friedrichs, V.S. Saba, O. Aumont, M. Babin, E.T. Buitenhuis, M. Chevallier, L. de Mora, M. Dessert,
 J.P. Dunne, I.H. Ellingsen, D. Feldman, R. Frouin, M. Gehlen, T. Gorgues, T. Ilyina, M. Jin, J.G. John, J. Lawrence, M. Manizza, C.E. Menkes, C. Perruche, V. Le Fouest, E.E. Popova, A. Romanou, A. Samuelsen, J. Schwinger, R. Séférian, C.A. Stock, J. Tjiputra, L.B. Tremblay26, K. Ueyoshi, M. Vichi, A. Yool, and J. Zhang, 2016, “Net primary productivity estimates and environmental variables in the Arctic Ocean: An assessment of coupled physical-biogeochemical models”, Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans, 121, 8635–8669, doi:10.1002/2016JC011993. 

  • D. Notz, A. Jahn, M. Holland, E. Hunke, F. Massonnet, J. Stroeve, B. Tremblay, M. Vancop- penolle, Sea ice Model Intercomparison Project (SIMIP), 2016,  “Understanding sea ice through climate-model simulations, Special Issue: Global Model Development”, Geoscientific Model Development, doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-67. 

  • R. Newton, S. Pfirman, P. Schlosser, B. Tremblay, M. Murray, and R. Pomerance, 2016, “White Arctic vs. Blue Arctic: A case study of diverging stakeholder responses to environmental change”, Earths Future, 4, doi: 10.1002/2016EF000356. 

  • P. DeRepentigny, L.B. Tremblay, R. Newton, S. Pfirman, 2016, “Patterns of Sea-Ice Retreat in the Transition to a Seasonally Ice-Free Arctic”, Journal of Climate, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI- D-15-0733.1. 

  • J. Williams, L.B. Tremblay, R. Newton, R. Allard, 2016, “Dynamic preconditioning of the September sea-ice extent minimum”, Journal of Climate, 5879-5891, August, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0515.1. 

  • S. Kirillov, I. Dmitrenko, B. Tremblay, Y. Gratton, D. Barber, S. Rysgaard, 2016, “Upwelling of Atlantic water along the Canadian Beaufort Sea continental slope: favourable atmospheric conditions, seasonal and interannual variations”, Journal of Climate, 29, 4509-4523, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0804.1. 

  • M. Gervais, E. Atallah, J. R. Gyakum, and L.-B. Tremblay, 2016, “Arctic Air Masses in a Warming World”, J. Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0499.1

Yau, M.K.

  • M. Surcel, I. Zawadzki, and M.K. Yau, 2016, “The case-to-case variability of the predictability 3 of precipitation by a Storm-Scale Ensemble Forecasting system”, Mon. Wea. Rev., 144, 193-212.
  • S.S. Chen, P. Bartello, M.K. Yau, P.A. Vaillancourt, and K. Zwijsen, 2016, “Cloud droplet collisions in turbulent environment: Collision statistics and parameterization”, J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 621-636.
  • A. Asaadi, G. Brunet, and M.K. Yau, 2016a, “On the dynamics of the formation of the Kelvin cat's eye in tropical cyclogenesis. Part I: Climatological investigation”, J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 2317-2338.
  • A. Asaadi, G. Brunet, and M.K. Yau, 2016b, “On the dynamics of the formation of the Kelvin cat's eye in tropical cyclogenesis. Part II: Numerical simulations”, J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 2339-2359.
  • M. Fekri, and M.K. Yau, 2016b, “A study of rain forecast error structure based on radar observations over a continental-scale spatial domain”, Mon. Wea. Rev., 144, 2871-2887.
  • M. Fekri, and M.K. Yau, 2016a, “An information-theoretical score of dichotomous precipitation forecast”, Mon. Wea. Rev., 144, 1633-1647.
  • K. Menelaou, D. A. Schecter, and M.K. Yau, 2016, “On the relative contribution of inertia-gravity wave radiation to asymmetric instabilities in tropical cyclone-like vortice” J. Atmos. Sci, 73, 3345-3370.
  • B. Davison, A. Pietroniro, V. Fortin, R. Leconte, M. Mamo, and M. K. Yau, 2016, “What’s missing from the prescription of hydrology for land surface schemes?” J. Hydrometeorology, 17, 2013-2039.


Zuend, A.

  • N. Hodas, A. Zuend, K. Schilling, T. Berkemeier, M. Shiraiwa, R.C. Flagan, and J.H. Seinfeld, “Discontinuities in hygroscopic growth below and above water saturation for laboratory surrogates of oligomers in organic atmospheric aerosols”, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 12767–12792, doi:10.5194/acp-16-12767-2016, 2016.
  • M.B. Altaf, A. Zuend, and M.A. Freedman, “Role of nucleation mechanism on the size dependent morphology of organic aerosol”, Chemical Communications, 52, 9220–9223, doi:10.1039/C6CC03826C, 2016.
  • T. Shingler, E. Crosbie, A. Ortega, M. Shiraiwa, A. Zuend, A. Beyersdorf, L. Ziemba, B. Anderson, L. Thornhill, A.E. Perring, J.P. Schwarz, P. Campuzano-Jost, D.A. Day, J.L Jimenez, J.W. Hair, T. Mikoviny, A. Wisthaler, and A. Sorooshian, “Airborne characterization of subsaturated aerosol hygroscopicity and dry refractive index from the surface to 6.5 km during the SEAC4RS campaign”, J. Geophys. Res.: Atmos., 121, 4188–4210 doi:10.1002/2015JD024498, 2016.