Faculty Publication in 2020

Ariya, P.A.

  • Mainak Ganguly, Yuang Yuang Yu, Bryan Lee, and Parisa A. ariya*, Natural Kaolin: Sustainable technology for instantaneous and energy neutral recycling of anthropogenic mercury emissions”, ChemSusChem, 13, issue 1, 2020. this article received the distinction of "Very Important paper".
  • Chujia Ye , Parisa A. Ariya, Fenglian Fu, Guangda Yu, Bing Tan, Influence of Al(III) and Sb(V) on the transformation of ferrihydrite nanoparticles: Interation among ferrihydrite coprecipitated Al (III) and Sb(V), Journal of Hazardous Materials,124423, 2020
  • D. Pal, A. Dastoor and P. A. Ariya*, Aerosols in an urban cold-climate: Physical characteristics of nanoparticles, Urban Climate, Volume 34, 100713, 2020
  • A. Goshdastidar, J. Ramamurthi, M. Morisette, P. A. Ariya*, Development of Methodology to Generate, Measure and Characterize the Chemical Composition of Oxidized Mercury Nanoparticles, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 412, 691–702 (2020)
  • Ryan Hall, Oleg Nepotchatykh, Evguenia Nepotchatykh, Parisa A. Ariya*, anthropogenic photolabile chlorine in the cold-climate city of Montreal, Atmosphere 2020, 11(8), 812
  • Zohreh Falsafi, Farhad Raofie, Hojat Kazami and Parisa A. Ariya, Simultaneous extraction and fractionation of petroleum biomarkers from tar balls and crude oils using a two-step sequential supercritical fluid extraction, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 159:111484. 2020
  • Hem Ghmire and Parisa A. Ariya*, E-Wastes: Bridging the Knowledge Gaps in Global Production Budgets, Composition, Recycling and Sustainability Implications, Sustainable Chemistry, 1,2, 2020 (Invited feature article)
  • F Safiz, R. Raofie, P. A. Ariya, Supercritical fluid extraction followed by supramolecular solvent micro extraction method for determination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon", Journal of Seperation Science, 1,3 2020


Dufour, C.

  • [1] Jutras, M., Dufour, C. O., Mucci, A., Cyr, F., & Gilbert, D. (2020). Temporal changes in the causes of the observed oxygen decline in the St. Lawrence Estuary. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 125, e2020JC016577. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020JC016577


Fabry, F.

  • Fabry, F., and V. Meunier, 2020. Why are radar data so difficult to assimilate skillfully? Monthly Weather Review, 148 (7), 2819 – 2836, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-19-0374.1.


Gyakum, J.

  • McCray, C. D., J. R. Gyakum, and E. H. Atallah, 2020: Regional thermodynamic characteristics distinguishing long- and short-duration freezing rain events over North America. Wea. Forecasting, 35, 657-671. https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-19-0179.1
  • Lee, J., S.-W. Son, H.-O. Cho, J. Kim, D.-H. Cha, J. R. Gyakum, and D. Chen, 2020: Extratropical cyclones over East Asia: Climatology, seasonal cycle, and long-term trend. Climate Dynamics, 54, 1131-1144. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-019-05048-w


Huang, Y.

  • Bloxam, K. and Y. Huang, (2020), Radiative relaxation timescales quantified from sudden stratospheric warmings, J. Atmos. Sci. doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-20-0015.1
  • Huang, H., Y. Huang and Y. Hu, (2020), Quantifying the energetic feedbacks in ENSO, Climate Dynamics. doi: 10.1007/s00382-020-05469-y
  • Xia, Y., Y. Huang and Y. Hu, (2020), Robust acceleration of stratospheric water vapor increase under greenhouse warming, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2020JD033090
  • Wang, Y. and Y. Huang, (2020), The surface warming attributable to stratospheric water vapor in CO2-caused global warming, J. Geophys. Res.-Atmosphere. doi:10.1029/2020JD032752
  • Wang, Y. and Y. Huang, (2020), Stratospheric radiative feedback limited by the tropospheric influence in global warming, Climate Dynamics. doi:10.1007/s00382-020-05390-4.
  • Huang, Y., Y. Wang and H. Huang, (2020), Stratospheric water vapor feedback disclosed by a locking experiment, Geophys. Res. Lett. doi:10.1029/2020GL087987.
  • Liu, F., J. Lu, Y. Luo, Y. Huang, F. Song, (2020), On the oceanic origin for the enhanced seasonal cycle of SST in the midlatitudes under global warming, J. Climate. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-20-0114.1.
  • Qu, Z., Y. Huang, P. A. Vaillancourt, J. Cole, J. Milbrandt, M.K. Yau, K. Walker, J. de Grandpré, (2020), Simulation of convective moistening of extratropical lower stratosphere using a numerical weather prediction model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., doi:10.5194/acp-20-2143-2020
  • Liu, F., J. Lu, Y. Huang, L.R. Leung, B.E. Harrop, and Y. Luo, (2020), Sensitivity of Surface Temperature to Oceanic Forcing via q-Flux Green’s Function Experiments. Part III: Asymmetric Response to Warming and Cooling. J. Climate, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0131.1
  • Wang, Y. and Y. Huang, (2020), Understanding the atmospheric temperature adjustment to CO2 perturbation at the process level, J. Climate. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0032.1


Kirshbaum, D.

Asterisks denote HQP under my supervision


Merlis, T.

  • Henry, M. and T. M. Merlis, 2020: Lapse rate changes dominate residual polar warming in solar radiation management experiments. Geophysical Research Letters, in press, doi:10.1029/2020GL087929.
  • Labonté, M.-P. and T. M. Merlis, 2020: Sensitivity of the atmospheric water cycle within the habitable zone of a tidally-locked, Earth-like exoplanet. Astrophysical Journal, 896, 31, doi:10.3847/1538-4357/ab9102.
  • Bembenek, E., D. N. Straub, and T. M. Merlis, 2020: Effects of moisture in a two-layer model of the midlatitude jet stream. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 77, 131-147, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-19-0021.1.


Preston, T.

  • Bain, A. and Preston, T. C.* (2020) The wavelength-dependent optical properties of weakly absorbing aqueous aerosol particles. Chemical Communications 56: 8928 - 8931. Invited paper for the 2020 Emerging Investigators Issue.
  • Vennes, B. and Preston, T. C.* (2020) Optical deformation of homogeneous and core-shell spherical particles. Physical Review A. 101: 063812.
  • Price, C. L., Bain, A., Wallace, B. J., Preston, T. C., and Davies, J. F.* (2020) The applications of Mie resonance spectroscopy for probing suspended droplets in a linear quadrupole electrodynamic balance. Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 124: 1811 - 1820.

* Indicates corresponding author. Names of group members are in bold.


Romanic, D.

  • Romanic D, Hangan H. 2020. Analytical and Semi-Empirical Models of Tornadoes and Downbursts. in: Hangan H and Kareem A (Eds.), The Handbook of Non-Synoptic Wind Storms. Oxford University Press. New York, New York, United States. Doi: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190670252.013.32.
  • Romanic D. 2020. Forecasting of Tornadoes and Downbursts: Challenges, Prioritization and Progress. in: Hangan H and Kareem A (Eds.), The Handbook of Non-Synoptic Wind Storms. Oxford University Press. New York, New York, United States. Doi: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190670252.013.3.
  • Burlando M, Romanic D. 2020. Groundbreaking Contributions to Downburst Monitoring, Modelling, and Detection. in: Hangan H and Kareem A (Eds.), The Handbook of Non-Synoptic Wind Storms. Oxford University Press. New York, New York, United States. Doi: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190670252.013.10.
  • Ashrafi A, Romanic D, Kassab A, Hangan H, Ezami N. 2020. Experimental investigation of large-scale tornado-like vortices. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 208. Doi: 10.1016/j.jweia.2020.104449.
  • Romanic D, Ballestracci A, Canepa F, Solari G. Hangan H. 2020. Aerodynamic coefficients and pressure distribution on two circular cylinders with free end immersed in experimentally produced downburst-like outflows. Advances in Structural Engineering, 24(3): 522–538. Doi: 10.1177/1369433220958763.
  • Romanic D, Hangan H. 2020. Experimental investigation of the interaction between atmospheric boundary layer winds and downburst outflows. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 205. Doi: 10.1016/j.jweia.2020.104323.
  • Romanic D, Junayed C, Jubayer C, Hangan H. 2020. Investigation of the transient nature of thunderstorm winds from Europe, the United States and Australia using a new method for detection of changepoints in wind speed records. Monthly Weather Review, 148: 3747–3771. Doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-19-0312.1.
  • Burlando M, Romanic D, Boni G, Lagasio M, Parodi A. 2020. Investigation of the weather conditions during the collapse of the Morandi Bridge in Genoa on 14 August 2018 using field observations and WRF model. Atmosphere, 11: 724. Doi: 10.3390/atmos11070724.


Straub, D.

  • Bembenek, E., D. N. Straub and T. M. Merlis, 2020. Effects of moisture in a two layer model of the midlatitude jet stream, J. Atmos. Sci, Vol. 77, No. 1, pp. 131-147.
  • Bourgault, P, D Straub, K Duquette, L-P Nadeau and B Tremblay, Vertical Heat Fluxes beneath Idealized Sea Ice Leads in Large-Eddy Simulations: Comparison with Observations from the SHEBA Experiment, 2020, J Phys. Oceanogr., https://doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-19-0298.1,
  • Taylor, S and D N Straub, 2020, Effects of Adding Forced Near-Inertial Motion to a Wind-Driven Channel Flow, J. Phys. Oceanogr., DOI: 10.1175/JPO-D-19-0299.1


Tan, I.

  • Lewis, J. R, Campbell, J. R., Stewart, S. A., Tan, I, Welton, E. J., Lolli, S. Determining cloud thermodynamic phase from the polarized Micro Pulse Lidar, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques (2020), 13(12), 6901-6913
  • Sagoo, N., Storelvmo, T., Hahn, L., Tan, I., Danco, J., Raney, B., Broccoli, A. J. Observationally Constrained Cloud Phase unmasks Orbitally Driven Climate Feedbacks (2020), in press.


Tremblay, B.

  • Lemieux, J.-F., L.B. Tremblay, L. B., and M. Plante, 2020: Toward a method for downscaling sea ice pressure for navigation purposes, The Cryosphere, 14, 3465–3478, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-3465-2020.
  • Hunke,E. R. Allard. P. Blain, E. Blockley, D. Feltham, T. Fichefet, G. Garric, R. Grumbine, J.-F. Lemieux, T. Rasmussen, M. Ribergaard, A. Roberts, A. Schweiger, S. Tietsche, B. Tremblay, M. Vancoppenolle, J. Zhang, 2020: Should sea-ice modeling tools designed for climate research be used for short-term forecasting?, Current Climate Change Reports, doi: 10.1007/s40641-020-00162-y.
  • Bourgault, P., D. Straub, L.-P. Nadeau, K. Duquette and L.B. Tremblay, 2020: Vertical heat fluxes beneath idealized sea ice leads in large-eddy simulations: comparison with observations from the SHEBA experiment, Journal of Physical Oceanography, 50 (8), 2189-2202, doi: 10.1175/JPO-D-19-0298.1.
  • Hébert, R., S. Lovejoy, A. De Vernal and L.B. Tremblay, 2020: An Observation-based Scaling Model for Climate Sensitivity Estimates and Global Projections to 2100, Climate Dynamics, 56, 1105–1129 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-020-05521-x
  • Bouchat, A. and L.B. Tremblay, 2020: Reassessing the quality of sea-ice deformation estimates derived from the RADARSAT Geophysical Processor System and its impact on the spatio-temporal scaling statistics, Journal of Geophysical Research, doi: 10.1029/2019JC015944.
  • Plante, M., L.B. Tremblay, M. Losch and J.-F. Lemieux, 2020: Landfast sea ice material properties derived from ice bridge simulations using the Maxwell elasto-brittle rheology, The Cryosphere, 14, 2137–2157, 2020, doi: 10.5194/tc-14-2137-2020.
  • Blockley, E., M. Vancoppenolle, E. Hunke, C. Bitz, D. Feltham, J-F. Lemieux, M. Losch, E. Maisonnave, D. Notz, P. Rampal, S. Tietsche, B. Tremblay, A. Turner, F. Massonnet, E. Ólason, A. Roberts, Y. Aksenov, T. Fichefet, G. Garric, D. Iovino, G. Madec, C. Rousset, D. Salas y Melia and D. Schroeder, 2020: The Future of Sea Ice Modeling: Where Do We Go from Here? Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0073.1.
  • Notz, D., J. Dorr, D.A. Bailey, E. Blockley, M. Bushuk, J.B. Debernard, E. Dekker, P. DeRepentigny, D. Docquier, N.S. Fuckar, J.C. Fyfe, A. Jahn, M. Holland, E. Hunke, D. Iovino, N. Khosravi, F. Massonnet, G. Madec, S. O’Farrell, A. Petty, A. Rana, L. Roach, E. Rosenblum, C. Rousset, T. Semmler, J. Stroeve, B. Tremblay, T. Toyoda, H. Tsujino, M. Vancoppenolle, 2020: Arctic Sea Ice in CMIP6, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1029/2019GL086749.
  • DeRepentigny, P., L.B. Tremblay, R. Newton, and S. Pfirman, 2020: Increased Transnational Sea Ice Transport Between Neighboring Arctic States in the 21st Century, Earth's Future, 8, e2019EF001284, doi: 10. 1029/2019EF001284.
  • Cheng, A.., B. Casati, A. Tivy, T. Zagon, J.-F. Lemieux and L.B. Tremblay, 2020: Accuracy and Inter-Analyst Agreement of Visually Estimated Sea-Ice Concentrations in Canadian Ice Service Ice Charts, The Cryosphere, 14, 1289-1310, doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-1289-2020.


Yau, P.

  • Perez Hortal, A. A., I. Zawadzki, and M. K. Yau, 2020: A heuristic approach for precipitation data assimilation. Effect of forecast errors and assimilation of NCEP Stage IV precipitation analyses. Mon. Wea. Rev., 148, 1629-1651.
  • Qu, Z., Y. Huang, P.A. Vaillancourt, J.N.S. Cole, J. A. Milbrandt, M.K. Yau, K.A. Walker, and J. de Grandpre, 2020 : Simulation of convective moistening of extratropical lower stratosphere using a numerical weather prediction model. Atmos. Chem. Phy., 20, 2143-2159.
  • Chen, T.C., M.K. Yau, and D.J. Kirshbaum, 2020: Towards the closure of momentum budget analyses in the WRF (v3.8.1) model. Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 1737-1761.
  • Chen, S. S., L. Xue, and M. K. Yau, 2020: Impact of aerosols and turbulence on cloud droplet growth: An in-cloud seeding case study using a parcel-DNS approach. Atmos. Chem. Phy., 20, 10111-10124.


Zuend, A.

  • Eichler, C. M. A., Hubal, E. A. C., Xu, Y., Cao, J., Bi, C., Weschler, C. J., Salthammer, T., Morrison, G. C., Koivisto, A. J., Zhang, Y., Mandin, C., Wei, W., Blondeau, P., Poppendieck, D., Liu, X., Delmaar, C. J. E., Fantke, P., Jolliet, O., Shin, H.-M., Diamond, M. L., Shiraiwa, M., Zuend, A., Hopke, P. K., von Goetz, N., Kulmala, M., and Little, J. C.: Assessing Human Exposure to SVOCs in Materials, Products, and Articles: A Modular Mechanistic Framework, Environ. Sci. Technol., https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.0c02329, 2020.
  • Pye, H. O. T., Nenes, A., Alexander, B., Ault, A. P., Barth, M. C., Clegg, S. L., Collett Jr, J. L., Fahey, K. M., Hennigan, C. J., Herrmann, H., Kanakidou, M., Kelly, J. T., Ku, I. T., McNeill, V. F., Riemer, N., Schaefer, T., Shi, G., Tilgner, A., Walker, J. T., Wang, T., Weber, R., Xing, J., Zaveri, R. A., and Zuend, A.: The acidity of atmospheric particles and clouds, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 4809–4888, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-4809-2020, 2020.
  • Bouzidi, H., Zuend, A., Ondráček, J., Schwarz, J., and Ždímal, V.: Hygroscopic behavior of inorganic–organic aerosol systems including ammonium sulfate, dicarboxylic acids, and oligomer, Atmos. Environ., 229, 117481, 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2020.117481, 2020.
  • Fossum, K. N., Ovadnevaite, J., Ceburnis, D., Preißler, J., Snider, J. R., Huang, R.-J., Zuend, A., and O’Dowd, C.: Sea-spray regulates sulfate cloud droplet activation over oceans, npj Clim. Atmos. Sci., 3, 14, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41612-020-0116-2, 2020.
  • Gervasi, N. R., Topping, D. O., and Zuend, A.: A predictive group-contribution model for the viscosity of aqueous organic aerosol, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 2987–3008, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-2987-2020, 2020.
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