Institute of Atmospheric Physics

Research Output 1989 2019

1989

Oxidation of aqueous hydrogen sulfide by peroxymonosulfate

Betterton, E. & Hoffmann, M. R., 1989, Proceedings - A&WMA Annual Meeting. Anon (ed.). Publ by Air & Waste Management Assoc, Vol. 6.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Hydrogen sulfide
Oxidation
Salts
Trademarks
Peroxides
1990
57 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics and mechanism of the oxidation of aqueous hydrogen sulfide by peroxymonosulfate

Betterton, E. & Hoffmann, M. R., Dec 1990, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 24, 12, p. 1819-1824 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen Sulfide
Hydrogen sulfide
hydrogen sulfide
Oxidants
oxidation
1991
6 Citations (Scopus)

Acid rain experiment and construction of a simple turbidity meter

Betterton, E., 1991, In : Journal of Chemical Education. 68, 3, p. 254-256 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acid Rain
Turbidity
experiment
Experiments
38 Citations (Scopus)

The partitioning of ketones between the gas and aqueous phases

Betterton, E., 1991, In : Atmospheric Environment Part A, General Topics. 25, 8, p. 1473-1477 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ketone
Ketones
partitioning
Gases
gas
1992
18 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidation of alkyl sulfides by aqueous peroxymonosulfate

Betterton, E., 1992, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 26, 3, p. 527-532 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfides
sulfide
oxidation
Oxidation
Ionic strength
1993
17 Citations (Scopus)

On the pH-dependent formation constants of iron(III)-sulfur(IV) transient complexes

Betterton, E., Nov 1993, In : Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry. 17, 4, p. 307-324 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectrophotometry
Sulfur
Rate constants
Iron
sulfur
24 Citations (Scopus)

Photoreductive dehalogenation of bromoform with titanium dioxide-cobalt macrocycle hybrid catalysts

Kuhler, R. J., Santo, G. A., Caudill, T. R., Betterton, E. & Arnold, R. G., 1993, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 27, 10, p. 2104-2111 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dehalogenation
Photolysis
photolysis
Cobalt
cobalt
1995
52 Citations (Scopus)

Competitive complexation of trace metals with dissolved humic acid

Cao, Y., Conklin, M. & Betterton, E., 1995, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 103, SUPPL. 1, p. 29-32 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Humic Substances
Complexation
complexation
humic acid
trace metal
81 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics and mechanism of reductive dehalogenation of carbon tetrachloride using zero-valence metals

Warren, K. D., Arnold, R. G., Bishop, T. L., Lindholm, L. C. & Betterton, E., 1995, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 41, 2-3, p. 217-227 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dehalogenation
Carbon tetrachloride
Carbon Tetrachloride
Metals
kinetics
4 Citations (Scopus)

Reductive dehalogenation of bromoform in aqueous solution

Betterton, E., Arnold, R. G., Kuhler, R. J. & Santo, G. A., 1995, In : Environmental Health Perspectives. 103, SUPPL. 5, p. 89-91 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dehalogenation
methyl bromide
Photolysis
Methane
photolysis
1996
46 Citations (Scopus)

Henry's Law coefficients of formic and acetic acids

Johnson, B. J., Betterton, E. & Craig, D., 1996, In : Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry. 24, 2, p. 113-119 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

formic acid
Formates
acetic acid
Enthalpy
enthalpy
29 Citations (Scopus)

Initial snow chemistry survey of the Mogollon Rim in Arizona

Barbaris, B. & Betterton, E., Sep 1996, In : Atmospheric Environment. 30, 17, p. 3093-3103 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

snowpack
Snow
snow
Ion chromatography
low pressure system
1997

Characterization of ozone episodes in Monterrey, Mexico

Martinez-Martinez, J. & Betterton, E., 1997, Proceedings of the Air & Waste Management Association's Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Anon (ed.). Air & Waste Management Assoc

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ozone
Meteorology
Air
Air quality
Hydrocarbons
12 Citations (Scopus)

Cloud condensation nuclei concentrations in Southern Arizona: Instrumentation and early observations

Philippin, S. & Betterton, E., Mar 1997, In : Atmospheric Research. 43, 3, p. 263-275 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cloud condensation nucleus
instrumentation
supersaturation
wind direction
diurnal variation
18 Citations (Scopus)

Henry's law coefficient of hydrazoic acid

Betterton, E. & Robinson, J. L., 1997, In : Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 47, 11, p. 1216-1219 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

enthalpy
Enthalpy
aqueous solution
Acids
acid
6 Citations (Scopus)

Photochemical box model for Mexico City

Young, A. T., Betterton, E. & Saldivar De Rueda, L., Oct 1 1997, In : Atmosfera. 10, 4, p. 161-178 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

emission inventory
hydrocarbon
metropolitan area
in situ measurement
ozone
1998

Input data for photochemical modeling of urban ozone in Monterrey, Mexico

Martinez-Martinez, J. & Betterton, E., 1998, Proceedings of the Air & Waste Management Association's Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Air & Waste Management Assoc

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ozone
Hydrocarbons
Nitrogen oxides
Air quality
Carbon monoxide
5 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity of cloud droplet growth to collision and coalescence efficiencies in a parcel model

Hu, Z., Bruintjes, R. T. & Betterton, E., Aug 1 1998, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 55, 15, p. 2502-2515 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cloud droplet
coalescence
collision
rainwater
droplet
8 Citations (Scopus)

The 1995 Arizona Program: Toward a Better Understanding of Winter Storm Precipitation Development in Mountainous Terrain

Klimowski, B. A., Becker, R., Betterton, E., Bruintjes, R., Clark, T. L., Hall, W. D., Orr, B. W., Kropfli, R. A., Piironen, P., Reinking, R. F., Sundie, D. & Uttal, T., 1998, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 79, 5, p. 799-813 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

winter
lidar
gravity wave
radiometer
instrumentation
1999
68 Citations (Scopus)

Electrolytic oxidation of trichloroethylene using a ceramic anode

Chen, G., Betterton, E. & Arnold, R. G., 1999, In : Journal of Applied Electrochemistry. 29, 8, p. 961-970 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichloroethylene
Anodes
Carbon Monoxide
Oxidation
Electrolytic cells
28 Citations (Scopus)
Electrolytic reduction
Carbon tetrachloride
Carbon Tetrachloride
stoichiometry
Electrolysis
13 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics and mechanism of the reaction of azide with ozone in aqueous solution

Betterton, E. & Craig, D., 1999, In : Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 49, 11, p. 1347-1354 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Azides
Ozone
Rate constants
aqueous solution
ozone
2000
20 Citations (Scopus)

Acetone-photosensitized reduction of carbon tetrachloride by 2-propanol in aqueous solution

Betterton, E., Hollan, N., Arnold, R. G., Gogosha, S., Mckim, K. & Liu, Z., Apr 1 2000, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 34, 7, p. 1229-1233 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon tetrachloride
2-Propanol
Carbon Tetrachloride
Propanol
Acetone
59 Citations (Scopus)
Electrolytic reduction
Alkanes
alkane
Paraffins
thermodynamics

Environmental fate of sodium azide derived from automobile airbags

Betterton, E., Mar 26 2000, ACS Division of Environmental Chemistry, Preprints. 1 ed. Vol. 40. p. 129-130 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sodium Azide
Automobiles
Sodium
2001
42 Citations (Scopus)
Nitrites
Freezing
nitrite
freezing
Sulfites
19 Citations (Scopus)

Reductive dehalogenation of gas-phase chlorinated solvents using a modified fuel cell

Liu, Z., Arnold, R. G., Betterton, E. & Smotkin, E., Nov 1 2001, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 35, 21, p. 4320-4326 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dehalogenation
fuel cell
trichloroethylene
Fuel cells
Cathodes
2002
21 Citations (Scopus)

Five-coordination and adduct formation in CoIII-corrinoids dissecting ligand substitution into its component steps

Hamza, M. S. A., Van Eldik, R., Harper, P. L. S., Pratt, J. M. & Betterton, E., 2002, In : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 3, p. 580-583 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corrinoids
Vitamin B 12
Substitution reactions
Ligands
Molecules
2003
45 Citations (Scopus)
Electrolytic reduction
Trichloroethylene
Palladium
Chloroform
Chlorine compounds
47 Citations (Scopus)
environmental fate
Automobiles
automobile
Sodium
sodium
28 Citations (Scopus)

NDMA treatment by sequential GAC adsorption and fenton-driven destruction

Kommineni, S., Ela, W. P., Arnold, R. G., Huling, S. G., Hester, B. J. & Betterton, E., 2003, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 20, 4, p. 361-373 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dimethylnitrosamine
Carbon
adsorption
Adsorption
carbon
2004

Comment on "the mechanisms of rate enhancing and quenching of trichloroethene photodecay in the presence of sensitizer and hydrogen sources"

Li, H., Arnold, R. G., Betterton, E., Ela, W. P., Barbaris, B. & Chu, W., Jun 2004, In : Water Research. 38, 11, p. 2791-2794 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichloroethylene
Hydrogen
15 Citations (Scopus)
Carbon tetrachloride
Carbon Tetrachloride
Cathodes
carbon
Foams

Reductive and oxidative destruction of chlorinated hydrocarbons in gas-phase catalytic reactors: Packed-beds and modified fuel cells

Ju, X., Saez, A. E., Ela, W. P., Arnold, R. G., Betterton, E., Wallen, M., Candillo, K., Barbaris, B. & Orbay, O., 2004, ACS, Division of Environmental Chemistry - Preprints of Extended Abstracts. 2 ed. Vol. 44. p. 452-457 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Packed beds
Fuel cells
Ethane
Gases
Temperature

Reductive and oxidative destruction of chlorinated hydrocarbons in gas-phase catalytic reactors: Packed-beds and modified fuel cells

Ju, X., Saez, A. E., Ela, W. P., Arnold, R. G., Betterton, E., Wallen, M., Candillo, K., Barbaris, B. & Orbay, O., 2004, ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 1 ed. Vol. 228.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Dehalogenation
Chlorinated Hydrocarbons
Packed beds
Fuel cells
Gases
23 Citations (Scopus)
Dehalogenation
Chlorinated Hydrocarbons
Carbon tetrachloride
Carbon Tetrachloride
chlorinated hydrocarbon
6 Citations (Scopus)

Removal of aqueous phase trichloroethylene using membrane air stripping contactors

He, J., Arnold, R. G., Saez, A. E., Betterton, E. & Ela, W. P., Nov 2004, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 130, 11, p. 1232-1241 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichloroethylene
trichloroethylene
membrane
Membranes
air

Science requirements and required future measurements

Sprigg, W. A. & Pap, J. M., Jan 1 2004, Solar Variability and Its Effects on Climate, 2004. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 357-366 10 p. (Geophysical Monograph Series; vol. 141).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

climate
requirements
sun
atmospheric physics
solar physics
2005
12 Citations (Scopus)

Atmospheric chemistry of hydrazoic acid (HN3): UV absorption spectrum, HO• reaction rate, and reactions of the •N3 radical

Orlando, J. J., Tyndall, G. S., Betterton, E., Lowry, J. & Stegall, S. T., Mar 15 2005, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 39, 6, p. 1632-1640 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atmospheric chemistry
atmospheric chemistry
absorption spectrum
reaction rate
Reaction rates
7 Citations (Scopus)

Convenient new chemical actinometer based on aqueous acetone, 2-propanol, and carbon tetrachloride

Li, H., Betterton, E., Arnold, R. G., Ela, W. P., Barbaris, B. & Grachane, C., Apr 1 2005, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 39, 7, p. 2262-2266 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon tetrachloride
2-Propanol
Carbon Tetrachloride
Propanol
Quantum yield
2 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling atmospheric dust for a public health decision support system

Morain, S., Budge, A., Budge, T., Baros, S., Benedict, K., Hudspeth, W., Bales, C., Sanchez, G., Sprigg, W. A., Yin, D., Barbaris, B., Chandy, B., Nickovic, S., Caskey, S., Speer, J. & Bradbury, J., 2005, Proceedings, 31st International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, ISRSE 2005: Global Monitoring for Sustainability and Security.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Public health
Decision support systems
Dust
Health
Geophysics
34 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling wind-blown desert dust in the southwestern United States for public health warning: A case study

Yin, D., Nickovic, S., Barbaris, B., Chandy, B. & Sprigg, W. A., Oct 2005, In : Atmospheric Environment. 39, 33, p. 6243-6254 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public health
Dust
public health
desert
dust
3 Citations (Scopus)

PHAiRS - A public health decision support system: Initial results

Hudspeth, W., Nickovic, S., Yin, D., Chandy, B., Barbaris, B., Budge, A., Budge, T., Baros, S., Benedict, K., Bales, C., Catrall, C., Morain, S., Sanchez, G., Sprigg, W. A. & Thome, K., 2005, Proceedings, 31st International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, ISRSE 2005: Global Monitoring for Sustainability and Security.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Public health
Decision support systems
Dust
Remote sensing
NASA
2006
6 Citations (Scopus)

A decade of aerosol and gas precursor chemical characterization at Mt. Lemmon, Arizona (1992 to 2002)

Matichuk, R., Barbaris, B., Betterton, E., Hori, M., Murao, N., Ohta, S. & Ward, D. M., Aug 2006, In : Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan. 84, 4, p. 653-670 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

organic carbon
aerosol
carbon
gas
albedo
3 Citations (Scopus)

Destruction of gas-phase trichloroethylene in a modified fuel cell

Ju, X., Hecht, M., Galhotra, R. A., Ela, W. P., Betterton, E., Arnold, R. G. & Saez, A. E., Jan 15 2006, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 40, 2, p. 612-617 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichloroethylene
fuel cell
trichloroethylene
Fuel cells
Gases
9 Citations (Scopus)

Dust transport model validation using satellite- And ground-based methods in the southwestern United States

Mahler, A. B., Thome, K., Yin, D. & Sprigg, W. A., 2006, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 6299. 62990L

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Dust
dust
Satellites
MODIS (radiometry)
public health
2007
5 Citations (Scopus)

Sub-seasonal variance of surface meteorological parameters in buoy observations and reanalyses

Serra, Y., Cronin, M. F. & Kiladis, G. N., Jun 28 2007, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 34, 12, L12708.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mooring
meteorological parameters
climate
oceans
ocean
25 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of using different land cover data on wind-blown desert dust modeling results in the southwestern United States

Yin, D., Nickovic, S. & Sprigg, W. A., Mar 2007, In : Atmospheric Environment. 41, 10, p. 2214-2224 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dust
land cover
desert
dust
Imaging techniques
2008
18 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic dechlorination of gas-phase perchloroethylene under mixed redox conditions

Orbay, Ö., Gao, S., Barbaris, B., Rupp, E., Saez, A. E., Arnold, R. G. & Betterton, E., Feb 21 2008, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 79, 1, p. 43-52 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tetrachloroethylene
Dechlorination
tetrachloroethylene
redox conditions
dechlorination
55 Citations (Scopus)

Horizontal and vertical structure of easterly waves in the Pacific ITCZ

Serra, Y., Kiladis, G. N. & Cronin, M. F., Apr 2008, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 65, 4, p. 1266-1284 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

easterly wave
intertropical convergence zone
longwave radiation
latent heat flux
radiosonde