Institute of Atmospheric Physics

Research Output

85th AMS Annual Meeting, American Meteorological Society - Combined Preprints: Foreword

Fowler, T. L., Bornstein, R. D., Betterton, E. A., Detwiler, A., Feingold, G., Golden, J. H., Griffith, D. A., Langerud, D. W., Pryor, S. C. & Sweeney, P. H., Dec 1 2005, In : 85th AMS Annual Meeting, American Meteorological Society - Combined Preprints. p. xii-xv

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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

Betterton, E. A., 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

20 Scopus citations

Acid rain experiment and construction of a simple turbidity meter

Betterton, E. A., Dec 1 1991, In : Journal of Chemical Education. 68, 3, p. 254-256 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

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

Matichuk, R., Barbaris, B., Betterton, E. A., Hori, M., Murao, N., Ohta, S. & Ward, D., Aug 1 2006, In : Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan. 84, 4, p. 653-670 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Aldehyde-Bisulfite Adducts: Prediction of Some of Their Thermodynamic and Kinetic Properties

Betterton, E. A., Erel, Y. & Hoffmann, M. R., Oct 1 1988, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 22, 1, p. 92-99 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

An aerosol climatology for a rapidly growing arid region (southern Arizona): Major aerosol species and remotely sensed aerosol properties

Sorooshian, A., Wonaschtz, A., Jarjour, E. G., Hashimoto, B. I., Schichtel, B. A. & Betterton, E. A., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres. 116, 19, D19205.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Annual patterns of atmospheric pollutions and episodes over cairo Egypt

Aboel Fetouh, Y., El Askary, H., El Raey, M., Allali, M., Sprigg, W. A. & Kafatos, M., Oct 21 2013, In : Advances in Meteorology. 2013, 984853.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations

An operational, real-time forecasting system for 250 MW of PV power using NWP, satellite, and DG production data

Holmgren, W. F., Lorenzo, A. T., Leuthold, M., Kim, C. K., Cronin, A. D. & Betterton, E. A., Oct 15 2014, 2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 80-84 5 p. 6925222. (2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2014).

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

4 Scopus citations

A review on the importance of metals and metalloids in atmospheric dust and aerosol from mining operations

Csavina, J., Field, J., Taylor, M. P., Gao, S., Landázuri, A., Betterton, E. A. & Sáez, A. E., Sep 1 2012, In : Science of the Total Environment. 433, p. 58-73 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

208 Scopus citations

Assessment of CMIP5 model simulations of the North American monsoon system

Geil, K. L., Serra, Y. L. & Zeng, X., Nov 1 2013, In : Journal of Climate. 26, 22, p. 8787-8801 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

ATLAS self-siphoning rain gauge error estimates

Serra, Y. L., A'Hearn, P., Freitag, H. P. & McPhaden, M. J., Dec 2001, In : Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. 18, 12, p. 1989-2002 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Atmospheric boundary layer over the central and western equatorial Pacific Ocean observed during COARE and CEPEX

Serra, Y. L., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of Geophysical Research C: Oceans. 102, C10, p. 23217-23237 21 p., 97JC01191.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

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. A., 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

12 Scopus citations
42 Scopus citations

Catalytic dechlorination of gas-phase perchloroethylene under mixed redox conditions

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Characterization of ozone episodes in Monterrey, Mexico

Martinez-Martinez, J. & Betterton, E. A., Dec 1 1997, Proceedings of the Air & Waste Management Association's Annual Meeting & Exhibition. Anon (ed.). Air & Waste Management Assoc, (Proceedings of the Air & Waste Management Association's Annual Meeting & Exhibition).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

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. A., Ela, W. P., Barbaris, B. & Chu, W., Jun 2004, In : Water research. 38, 11, p. 2791-2792 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Comparisons of aircraft, ship, and buoy radiation and SST measurements from TOGA COARE

Burns, S. P., Khelif, D., Friehe, C. A., Hignett, P., Williams, A. G., Grant, A. L. M., Hacker, J. M., Hagan, D. E., Serra, Y. L., Rogers, D. P., Bradley, E. F., Weller, R. A., Fairall, C. W., Anderson, S. P., Paulson, C. A. & Coppin, P. A., Jun 27 2000, In : Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres. 105, D12, p. 15627-15652 26 p., 2000JD900090.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

11 Scopus citations

Competitive complexation of trace metals with dissolved humic acid

Cao, Y., Conklin, M. & Betterton, E., Apr 19 1995, In : Environmental health perspectives. 103, SUPPL. 1, p. 29-32 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Convection over the Pacific Warm Pool in relation to the Atmospheric Kelvin-Rossby Wave

Houze, J., Chen, S. S., Kingsmill, D. E., Serra, Y. & Yuter, S. E., Sep 1 2000, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 57, 18, p. 3058-3089 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Scopus citations

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

Li, H., Betterton, E. A., 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

7 Scopus citations
15 Scopus citations

Destruction of gas-phase trichloroethylene in a modified fuel cell

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Development of a dust deposition forecasting model for mine tailings impoundments using in situ observations and particle transport simulations

Stovern, M., Rine, K. P., Russell, M. R., Félix, O., King, M., Saez, A. E. & Betterton, E., Sep 1 2015, In : Aeolian Research. 18, p. 155-167 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Dicarbonyls as S(IV) reservoirs

Betterton, E. A., Olson, T. M. & Hoffmann, M. R., Dec 1 1986, In : Preprints Symposia. 31, 2, p. 573-576 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DICARBONYLS AS S(IV) RESERVOIRS.

Betterton, E. A., Olson, T. M. & Hoffmann, M. R., Apr 1 1986, In : American Chemical Society, Division of Petroleum Chemistry, Preprints. 31, 2, p. 573-576 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Doctors watch the forecasts

Sprigg, W. A., Feb 22 1996, In : Nature. 379, 6566, p. 582-583 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

2 Scopus citations

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., Nov 8 2006, Remote Sensing of Aerosol and Chemical Gases, Model Simulation/Assimilation, and Applications to Air Quality. 62990L. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6299).

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

9 Scopus citations

Effect of urban growth on aerosol optical depth-tucson, Arizona, 35 years later

Prabhakar, G., Betterton, E. A., Conant, W. & Herman, B. M., 2014, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 53, 8, p. 1876-1885 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Effect of wind speed and relative humidity on atmospheric dust concentrations in semi-arid climates

Csavina, J., Field, J., Félix, O., Corral-Avitia, A. Y., Sáez, A. E. & Betterton, E. A., Jul 15 2014, In : Science of the Total Environment. 487, 1, p. 82-90 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Scopus citations

Electrolytic oxidation of trichloroethylene using a ceramic anode

Chen, G., Betterton, E. A. & Arnold, R. G., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Applied Electrochemistry. 29, 8, p. 961-970 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations
28 Scopus citations
59 Scopus citations
45 Scopus citations

Environmental fate of sodium azide derived from automobile airbags

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

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Environmental Fate of Sodium Azide Derived from Automobile Airbags

Betterton, E. A., Jan 1 2003, In : Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology. 33, 4, p. 423-458 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

47 Scopus citations

Evidence of aqueous secondary organic aerosol formation from biogenic emissions in the North American Sonoran Desert

Youn, J. S., Wang, Z., Wonaschütz, A., Arellano, A., Betterton, E. A. & Sorooshian, A., Jul 16 2013, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 40, 13, p. 3468-3472 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

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. A., Jan 1 2002, In : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 3, p. 580-583 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Global climate change and infectious diseases

Colwell, R., Epstein, P., Gubler, D., Hall, M., Reiter, P., Shukla, J., Sprigg, W., Takafuji, E. & Trtanj, J., Jan 1 1998, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 4, 3, p. 451-452 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
19 Scopus citations

Henry's Law coefficients of formic and acetic acids

Johnson, B. J., Betterton, E. A. & Craig, D., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry. 24, 2, p. 113-119 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Henry's Law Constants of Some Environmentally Important Aldehydes

Betterton, E. A. & Hoffmann, M. R., Dec 1 1988, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 22, 12, p. 1415-1418 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

207 Scopus citations

Henry’s law coefficient of hydrazoic acid

Betterton, E. A. & Robinson, J. L., Nov 1 1997, In : Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 47, 11, p. 1216-1219 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Horizontal and vertical structure of easterly waves in the Pacific ITCZ

Serra, Y. L., Kiladis, G. N. & Cronin, M. F., Apr 1 2008, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 65, 4, p. 1266-1284 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Hygroscopic and chemical properties of aerosols collected near a copper smelter: Implications for public and environmental health

Sorooshian, A., Csavina, J., Shingler, T., Dey, S., Brechtel, F. J., Sáez, A. E. & Betterton, E. A., Sep 4 2012, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 46, 17, p. 9473-9480 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Hygroscopic Properties and Respiratory System Deposition Behavior of Particulate Matter Emitted by Mining and Smelting Operations

Youn, J. S., Csavina, J., Rine, K. P., Shingler, T., Taylor, M. P., Saez, A. E., Betterton, E. & Sorooshian, A., Nov 1 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 21, p. 11706-11713 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Initial snow chemistry survey of the Mogollon Rim in Arizona

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

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

Martinez-Martinez, J. & Betterton, E. A., Dec 1 1998, p. 18. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

In situ observations of diurnal variability in rainfall over the tropical Pacific and Atlantic Oceans

Serra, Y. L. & McPhaden, M. J., Sep 15 2004, In : Journal of Climate. 17, 18, p. 3496-3509 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Interaction of perchloroethylene with cerium oxide in three-way catalysts

Rupp, E. C., Betterton, E. A., Arnold, R. G. & Sáez, A. E., Sep 1 2009, In : Catalysis Letters. 132, 1-2, p. 153-158 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations