Institute of Atmospheric Physics

Research Output

Article

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.

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20 Scopus citations

Acid rain experiment and construction of a simple turbidity meter

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

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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.

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6 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.

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48 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.

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45 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.

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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.

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18 Scopus citations

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.

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12 Scopus citations

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.

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54 Scopus citations
3 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.

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7 Scopus citations
16 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.

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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.

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7 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.

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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.

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81 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.

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71 Scopus citations
30 Scopus citations
60 Scopus citations
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.

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29 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.

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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.

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Open Access
20 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.

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46 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.

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18 Scopus citations

Historical and projected eastern Pacific and Intra-Americas Sea TD-wave activity in a selection of IPCC AR5 models

Serra, Y. L. & Geil, K., 2017, In : Journal of Climate. 30, 7, p. 2269-2294 26 p.

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6 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.

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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.

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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.

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16 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.

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29 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.

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7 Scopus citations

Intraseasonal modulation of synoptic-scale disturbances and tropical cyclone genesis in the Eastern North Pacific

Crosbie, E. C. & Serra, Y., Aug 2014, In : Journal of Climate. 27, 15, p. 5724-5745 22 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Kinetics, mechanism, and thermodynamics of the reversible reaction of methylglyoxal (CH3COCHO) with S(IV)

Betterton, E. A. & Hoffmann, M. R., 1987, In : Journal of physical chemistry. 91, 11, p. 3011-3020 10 p.

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30 Scopus citations

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. A., May 1995, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 41, 2-3, p. 217-227 11 p.

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81 Scopus citations

Kinetics and Mechanism of the Oxidation of Aqueous Hydrogen Sulfide by Peroxymonosulfate

Betterton, E. A. & Hoffmann, M. R., Dec 1 1990, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 24, 12, p. 1819-1824 6 p.

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61 Scopus citations

Kinetics and Mechanism of the Reaction of Azide with Ozone in Aqueous Solution

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

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14 Scopus citations

Kinetics and mechanism of the reaction of sodium azide with hypochlorite in aqueous solution

Betterton, E. A., Lowry, J., Ingamells, R. & Venner, B., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 182, 1-3, p. 716-722 7 p.

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13 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations

Lake Michigan air quality: The 1994-2003 LADCO Aircraft Project (LAP)

Foley, T., Betterton, E. A., Robert Jacko, P. E. & Hillery, J., Jun 1 2011, In : Atmospheric Environment. 45, 18, p. 3192-3202 11 p.

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12 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Long-term changes in the climatology of transient inverted troughs over the North American monsoon region and their effects on precipitation

Lahmers, T. M., Castro, C. L., Adams, D. K., Serra, Y. L., Brost, J. J. & Luong, T., 2016, In : Journal of Climate. 29, 17, p. 6037-6064 28 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Metal and metalloid contaminants in atmospheric aerosols from mining operations

Csavina, J., Landázuri, A., Wonaschütz, A., Rine, K., Rheinheimer, P., Barbaris, B., Conant, W., Sáez, A. E. & Betterton, E. A., Oct 1 2011, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 221, 1-4, p. 145-157 13 p.

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77 Scopus citations

Mexican GPS tracks convection from North American Monsoon

Adams, D. K., Minjarez, C., Serra, Y., Quintanar, A., Alatorre, L., Granados, A., Vázquez, E. & Braun, J., Feb 18 2014, In : Eos. 95, 7, p. 61-62 2 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Modeling the emission, transport and deposition of contaminated dust from a mine tailing site

Stovern, M., Betterton, E. A., Saez, A. E., Felix Villar, O. I., Rine, K. P., Russell, M. R. & King, M., Apr 2014, In : Reviews on Environmental Health. 29, 1-2, p. 91-94 4 p.

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4 Scopus citations

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 1 2005, In : Atmospheric Environment. 39, 33, p. 6243-6254 12 p.

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35 Scopus citations

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. A., Jan 1 2003, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 20, 4, p. 361-373 13 p.

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30 Scopus citations

Nitrogen dry deposition to Lake Superior and Lake Michigan

Foley, T. A. & Betterton, E., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Great Lakes Research.

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2 Scopus citations

North American climate in CMIP5 experiments: Part III: Assessment of twenty-first-century projections

Maloney, E. D., Camargo, S. J., Chang, E., Colle, B., Fu, R., Geil, K. L., Hu, Q., Jiang, X., Johnson, N., Karnauskas, K. B., Kinter, J., Kirtman, B., Kumar, S., Langenbrunner, B., Lombardo, K., Long, L. N., Mariotti, A., Meyerson, J. E., Mo, K. C., Neelin, J. D. & 11 others, Pan, Z., Seager, R., Serra, Y., Seth, A., Sheffield, J., Stroeve, J., Thibeault, J., Xie, S. P., Wang, C., Wyman, B. & Zhao, M., Mar 2014, In : Journal of Climate. 27, 6, p. 2230-2270 41 p.

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162 Scopus citations

North American Climate in CMIP5 experiments. Part I: Evaluation of historical simulations of continental and regional climatology

Sheffield, J., Barrett, A. P., Colle, B., Fernando, D. N., Fu, R., Geil, K. L., Hu, Q., Kinter, J., Kumar, S., Langenbrunner, B., Lombardo, K., Long, L. N., Maloney, E., Mariotti, A., Meyerson, J. E., Mo, K. C., Neelin, J. D., Nigam, S., Pan, Z., Ren, T. & 7 others, Ruiz-Barradas, A., Serra, Y. L., Seth, A., Thibeault, J. M., Stroeve, J. C., Yang, Z. & Yin, L., Dec 2013, In : Journal of Climate. 26, 23, p. 9209-9245 37 p.

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165 Scopus citations