FireLab 2016 Publications

Peer-reviewed FIREX FireLab research published by participating scientists. This list is subject to change and updated as information becomes available.


Akherati, A., Y. He, M. Coggon, A. Koss, A. Hodshire, K. Sekimoto, C. Warneke, J. de Gouw, L. Yee, J. Seinfeld, T. Onasch, S. Herndon, W. Knighton, C. Cappa, M. Kleeman, C. Lim, J. Kroll, J. Pierce, and S. Jathar, Oxygenated aromatic compounds are important precursors of secondary organic aerosol in biomass burning emissions, Environmental Science & Technology, doi:10.1021/acs.est.0c01345, 2020.

Cappa, C.D., C.Y. Lim, D.H. Hagan, M. Coggon, A. Koss, K. Sekimoto, J. de Gouw, T.B. Onasch, C. Warneke, and J. Kroll, Biomass-burning-derived particles from a wide variety of fuels - Part 2: Effects of photochemical aging on particle optical and chemical properties, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-20-8511-2020, 2020.

Fleming, L.T., P. Lin, J.M. Roberts, V. Selimovic, R. Yokelson, J. Laskin, A. Laskin, and S.A. Nizkorodov, Molecular composition and photochemical lifetimes of brown carbon chromophores in biomass burning organic aerosol particles generated during FIREX, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-20-1105-2020, 2020.

Roberts, J.M., C.E. Stockwell, R.J. Yokelson, J. de Gouw, Y. Liu, V. Selimovic, A.R. Koss, K. Sekimoto, M.M. Coggon, B. Yuan, K.J. Zarzana, S.S. Brown, C. Santin, S.H. Doerr, and C. Warneke, The nitrogen budget of laboratory-simulated western US wildfires during the FIREX 2016 Fire Lab study, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-20-8807-2020, 2020.

Santin, C., S.H. Doerr, M.H. Jones, A. Merino, C. Warneke, and J.M. Roberts, The relevance of pyrogenic carbon for carbon budgets from fires: examples from the FIREX experiment, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, doi:10.1029/2020GB006647, 2020.


Adler, G., N.L. Wagner, K.D. Lamb, K.M. Manfred, J.P. Schwarz, A. Franchin, A.M. Middlebrook, R.A. Washenfelder, C.C. Womack, R.J. Yokelson, and D.M. Murphy, Evidence in biomass burning smoke for a light-absorbing aerosol with properties intermediate between brown and black carbon, Aerosol Science & Technology, doi:10.1080/02786826.2019.1617832, 2019.

Chai, J., D.J. Miller, E. Scheuer, J. Dibb, V. Selimovic, R. Yokelson, K.J. Zarzana, S.S. Brown, A.R. Koss, C. Warneke, and M. Hastings, Isotopic characterization of nitrogen oxides (NOx), nitrous acid (HONO), and nitrate (pNO3-) from laboratory biomass burning during FIREX, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, doi:10.5194/amt-12-6303-2019, 2019.

Coggon, M.M., C.Y. Lim, A.R. Koss, K. Sekimoto, B. Yuan, J.B. Gilman, D. Hagan, V. Selimovic, K. Zarzana, S.S. Brown, J.M. Roberts, M. Müller, R. Yokelson, A. Wisthaler, J.E. Krechmer, J.L. Jimenez, C. Cappa, J. Kroll, J. de Gouw, and C. Warneke, OH chemistry of non-methane organic gases (NMOG) emitted from laboratory and ambient biomass burning smoke: Evaluating the influence of furans and oxygenated aromatics on ozone and secondary NMOG formation, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-19-14875-2019, 2019.

Decker, Z.C.J., K.J. Zarzana, M. Coggon, K.-E. Min, I. Pollack, T.B. Ryerson, J. Peischl, P. Edwards, W.P. Dubé, M.Z. Markovic, J.M. Roberts, P.R. Veres, M. Graus, C. Warneke, J. de Gouw, L.E. Hatch, K.C. Barsanti, and S.S. Brown, Nighttime chemical transformation in biomass burning plumes: a box model analysis initialized with aircraft observations, Environmental Science & Technology, doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b05359, 2019.

Hatch, L.E., C.N. Jen, N.M. Kreisberg, V. Selimovic, R.J. Yokelson, C. Stamatis, R.A. York, Daniel Foster, S.L. Stephens, A.H. Goldstein, K.C. Barsanti, Highly speciated measurements of terpenoids from laboratory and mixed-conifer forest prescribed fires, Environmental Science & Technology, doi:10.1021/acs.est.9b02612, 2019.

Hodshire, A.L., A. Akherati, M.J. Alvarado, B. Brown-Steiner, S.H. Jathar, J.L. Jimenez, S.M. Kreidenweis, C.R. Lonsdale, T.B. Onasch, A.M. Ortega, J.R. Pierce, Aging effects on biomass burning aerosol mass and composition: A critical review of field and laboratory studies, Environmental Science & Technology, doi:10.1021/acs.est.9b02588, 2019.

Jen, C. N., L.E. Hatch, V. Selimovic, R.J. Yokelson, R. Weber, A.E. Fernandez, N.M. Kreisberg, K.C. Barsanti, A.H. Goldstein, Speciated and total emission factors of particulate organics from burning western U.S. wildland fuels and their dependence on combustion efficiency, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-19-1013-2019, 2019.

Li, H., K.D. Lamb, J.P. Schwarz, V. Selimovic, R.J. Yokelson, G.R. McMeeking, and A.A. May, Inter-comparison of black carbon measurement methods for simulated open biomass burning emissions, Atmospheric Environment, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.03.010, 2019.

Lim, C.Y., D.H. Hagan, M.M. Coggon, A.R. Koss, K. Sekimoto, J. de Gouw, C. Warneke, C.D. Cappa, and J.H. Kroll, Secondary organic aerosol formation from the laboratory oxidation of biomass burning emissions, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-19-12797-2019, 2019.

Cappa, C.D., C.Y. Lim, D.H. Hagan, M. Coggon, A. Koss, K. Sekimoto, J. de Gouw, T.B. Onasch, C. Warneke, and J. Kroll, Biomass-burning-derived particles from a wide variety of fuels - Part 2: Effects of photochemical aging on particle optical and chemical properties, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-20-8511-2020, 2020.

McClure, C.D., C.Y. Lim, D.H. Hagan, J.H. Kroll, C.D. Cappa, Biomass-burning derived particles from a wide variety of fuels: Part 1: Properties of primary particles, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-20-1531-2020, 2019.


Hatch, L.E., A. Rivas-Ubach, C.N. Jen, M. Lipton, A.H. Goldstein, K.C. Barsanti, Measurements of I/SVOCs in biomass-burning smoke using solid-phase extraction disks and two-dimensional gas chromatography, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-18-17801-2018, 2018.

Jen, C.N., Y. Liang, L.E. Hatch, N.M. Kreisberg, C. Stamatis, K.Kristensen, J.J. Battles, S.L. Stephens, R.A. York, K.C. Barsanti, A.H. Goldstein, High hydroquinone emissions from burning manzanita, Environmental Science & Technology, doi:10.1021/acs.estlett.8b00222, 2018.

Koss, A.R., K. Sekimoto, J.B. Gilman, V. Selimovic, M.M. Coggon, K.J. Zarzana, B. Yuan, B.M. Lerner, S.S. Brown, J.-L. Jimenez, J. Krechmer, J.M. Roberts, C. Warneke, R.J. Yokelson, and J. de Gouw, Non-methane organic gas emissions from biomass burning: identification, quantification, and emission factors from PTR-ToF during the FIREX 2016 laboratory experiment, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-18-3299-2018, 2018.

Laskin, A., P. Lin, J. Laskin, L.T. Fleming, S. Nizkorodov, Molecular characterization of atmospheric brown carbon, Multiphase Environmental Chemistry in the Atmosphere, doi:10.1021/bk-2018-1299.ch013, 2018.

Lin, P., L.T. Fleming, S.A. Nizkorodov, J. Laskin, A. Laskin, Comprehensive molecular characterization of atmospheric brown carbon by high resolution mass spectrometry with electrospray, and atmospheric pressure photoionization, Analytical Chemistry, doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.8b02177, 2018.

Manfred, K.M., R.A. Washenfelder, N.L. Wagner, G. Adler, F. Erdesz, C.C. Womack, K.D. Lamb, J.P. Schwarz, A. Franchin, V. Selimovic, R.J. Yokelson, and D.M. Murphy, Investigating biomass burning aerosol moprhology using a laser imaging nephelometer, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics doi:10.5194/acp-18-1879-2018, 2018.

Sekimoto, K., A. Koss, J.B. Gilman, V. Selimovic, M.M. Coggon, K.J. Zarzana, B. Yuan, B.M. Lerner, S.S. Brown, C. Warneke, R.J. Yokelson, J.M. Roberts, and J. de Gouw, High- and low-temperature pyrolysis profiles describe primary emissions of volatile organic compounds from western US wildfire fuels, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-18-9263-2018, 2018.

Selimovic, V., R.J. Yokelson, C. Warneke, J.M. Roberts, J. de Gouw, J. Reardon, and D.W.T. Griffith, Aerosol optical properties and trace gas emissions by PAX and OP-FTIR for laboratory-simulated western US wildfires during FIREX, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-18-2929-2018, 2018.

Stockwell, C.E., A. Kupc, B. Witkowski, R.K. Talukdar, Y. Liu, V. Selimovic, K.J. Zarzana, K. Sekimoto, C. Warneke, R.A. Washenfelder, R.J. Yokelson, A.M. Middlebrook, and J.M. Roberts, Characterization of a catalyst-based total nitrogen and carbon conversion technique to calibrate particle mass measurement instrumentation, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, doi:10.5194/amt-11-2749-2018, 2018.

Tomaz, S., T. Cui, Y. Chen, K.G. Sexton, J.M. Roberts, C. Warneke, R.J. Yokelson, J.D. Surratt, and B.J. Turpin, Photochemical cloud processing of primary wildfire emissions as a potential source of secondary organic aerosol, Environmental Science & Technology, doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b03293, 2018.

Zarzana, K.J., V. Selimovic, A.R. Koss, K. Sekimoto, M.M. Coggon, B. Yuan, W.P. Dubé, R.J. Yokelson, C. Warneke, J.A. de Gouw, J.M. Roberts, and S.S. Brown, Primary emissions of glyoxal and methylglyoxal from laboratory measurements of open biomass burning, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, doi:10.5194/acp-18-15451-2018, 2018.

Journal articles submitted or in preparation:

Jathar et al., Day- and night-time formation and aging of organic aerosol from laboratory fires: results from FIREX and intercomparison with FLAME-3/4, TBD, in prep, 2020.

Jen et al., Fuel-specific particulate organic tracer compounds identified in fresh smoke produced from burning western U.S. fuels, TBD, in prep, 2020.

Nihill et al., Atmospheric Processing of Biomass Burning Emissions from the FIREX Field Campaign, TBD, in prep, 2020.

Womack, C.C. et al., Complex refractive indices in the ultraviolet and visible spectral region for highly-absorbing, non-spherical biomass burning aerosol, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, submitted, 2020.