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Category: Aerosol Physics and Instrumentation

Design and Characterization of an Inhalation System to Expose Rodents to Nanoaerosols

Frédéric Cosnier, Sébastien Bau , Stéphane Grossmann, Hervé Nunge, Céline Brochard, Stéphane Viton, Raphaël Payet, Olivier Witschger, Laurent Gaté

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.01.0034 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 2989-3000

Improving Urban Air Quality Measurements by a Diffusion Charger Based Electrical Particle Sensors – A Field Study in Beijing, China

Miikka Dal Maso , Jian Gao , Anssi Järvinen, Hui Li, Datong Luo, Kauko Janka, Topi Rönkkö

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.09.0546 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3001-3011

The Horizontal and Vertical Characteristics of Aeolian Dust from Riverbed

Jin-Yuan Syu, Yu-Chih Cheng, Yuan-Yi Kao, Chi-Sung Liang, Yeou-Lih Yan, Chane-Yu Lai, Chang-Tang Chang, Chih-Chieh Chen, Chea-Yuan Young, Yee-Lin Wu, Wen-Yinn Lin

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.08.0347 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3026-3036

Developments in Unipolar Charging of Airborne Particles: Theories, Simulations and Measurements

Chenghang Zheng, Qianyun Chang, Quanyang Lu, Zhengda Yang, Xiang Gao , Kefa Cen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.07.0319 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3037-3054

Experimental Evidence of a Strong Image Force between Highly Charged Electrosprayed Molecular Ions and a Metal Screen

Youichi Omori, Hyun-Jin Choi, Yasuaki Mukai, Toshiyuki Fujimoto, Tomoya Tamadate, Takafumi Seto, Yoshio Otani, Mikio Kumita

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.04.0147 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3055-3062

Evaluation of Artifacts Generated during Collection of Ultrafine Particles Using an Inertial Filter Sampler

Hirotoshi Kuwabara, Kazuhiko Sekiguchi , Kenshi Sankoda, Kenji Sakurai, Ryosuke Yamaguchi, Masami Furuuchi, Mitsuhiko Hata

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.12.0679 | Volume: 16| Issue: 12| Pages: 3063-3074

COMMIT in 7-SEAS/BASELInE: Operation of and Observations from a Novel, Mobile Laboratory for Measuring In-Situ Properties of Aerosols and Gases

Peter Pantina , Si-Chee Tsay, Ta-Chih Hsiao, Adrian M. Loftus, Ferret Kuo, Chang-Feng Ou-Yang, Andrew M. Sayer, Shen-Hsiang Wang, Neng-Huei Lin, N. Christina Hsu, Serm Janjai, Somporn Chantara, Anh X. Nguyen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.11.0630 | Volume: 16| Issue: 11| Pages: 2728-2741

Investigation of the CCN Activity, BC and UVBC Mass Concentrations of Biomass Burning Aerosols during the 2013 BASELInE Campaign

Ta-Chih Hsiao , Wei-Cheng Ye, Sheng-Hsiang Wang, Si-Chee Tsay, Wei-Nai Chen, Neng-Huei Lin, Chung-Te Lee, Hui-Ming Hung, Ming-Tung Chuang, Somporn Chantara

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.07.0447 | Volume: 16| Issue: 11| Pages: 2742-2756
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Aerosol Properties in Central Kalimantan Due to Peatland Fire

Sheila Dewi Ayu Kusumaningtyas , Edvin Aldrian, Muhammad Arif Rahman, Ardhasena Sopaheluwakan

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.07.0451 | Volume: 16| Issue: 11| Pages: 2757-2767

Effective Density of Submicron Aerosol Particles in a Typical Valley City, Western China

Suping Zhao , Ye Yu, Daiying Yin, Jianjun He

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.11.0641 | Volume: 17| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-13

Effective Coagulation Coefficient Approach for Estimating Particle Number Emission Rates for Strong Emission Sources

Srinivasan Anand, Bathula Sreekanth, Yelia Shankaranarayana Mayya

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.10.0586 | Volume: 16| Issue: 7| Pages: 1541-1547

Origin Identification of Carbonaceous Aerosol Particles by Carbon Isotope Ratio Analysis

Inga Garbarienė , Justina Šapolaitė, Andrius Garbaras, Žilvinas Ežerinskis, Matas Pocevičius, Laurynas Krikščikas, Artūras Plukis, Vidmantas Remeikis

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.07.0443 | Volume: 16| Issue: 6| Pages: 1356-1365

Can We Trust Real Time Measurements of Lung Deposited Surface Area Concentrations in Dust from Powder Nanomaterials?

Marcus Levin , Olivier Witschger, Sébastien Bau, Elzbieta Jankowska, Ismo K. Koponen, Antti J. Koivisto, Per A. Clausen, Alexander Jensen, Kristian Mølhave, Christof Asbach, Keld A. Jensen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.06.0413 | Volume: 16| Issue: 5| Pages: 1105-1117
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Airborne Measurements of High Pollutant Concentration Events in the Free Troposphere over the West Coast of South Korea between 1997 and 2011

Greem Lee, Hye-Ryun Oh, Chang-Hoi Ho , Jinwon Kim, Chang-Keun Song, Lim-Seok Chang, Jae-Bum Lee, Seungmin Lee

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.06.0407 | Volume: 16| Issue: 5| Pages: 1118-1130
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Experimental Comparison of Two Portable and Real-Time Size Distribution Analyzers for Nano/Submicron Aerosol Measurements

Ta-Chih Hsiao , Yao-Chuan Lee, Ke-Ching Chen, Wei-Cheng Ye, Khajornsak Sopajaree, Ying I. Tsai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.10.0614 | Volume: 16| Issue: 4| Pages: 919-929

Evaporation and Movement of Fine Water Droplets Influenced by Initial Diameter and Relative Humidity

Yi Wang , Yang Yang, Yan Zou, Yingxue Cao, Xiaofen Ren, Yanbin Li

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.03.0191 | Volume: 16| Issue: 2| Pages: 301-313

Real-Time Determination of Absorptivity of Ambient Particles in Urban Aerosol in Budapest, Hungary

Attila Nagy , Aladár Czitrovszky, Attila Kerekes, Miklós Veres, Wladyslaw W. Szymanski

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.05.0356 | Volume: 16| Issue: 1| Pages: 1-10

Size-Resolved Characterization of Particles and Fibers Released during Abrasion of Fiber-Reinforced Composite in a Workplace Influenced by Ambient Background Sources

Kirsten I. Kling , Marcus Levin, Alexander C.Ø. Jensen, Keld A. Jensen, Ismo K. Koponen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.05.0295 | Volume: 16| Issue: 1| Pages: 11-24

What are the Driving Factors Influencing the Size Distribution of Airborne Synthetic Clay Particles Emitted from a Jet Milling Process?

Ehsan Majd Faghihi, Darren Martin, Farhad Salimi, Grant Edwards, Congrong He, Lidia Morawska

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.03.0170 | Volume: 16| Issue: 1| Pages: 25-35

A Two-Stage Virtual Impactor for In-Stack Sampling of PM2.5 and PM10 in Flue Gas of Stationary Sources

Masashi Wada , Mayumi Tsukada, Norikazu Namiki, Wladyslaw W. Szymanski, Naoki Noda, Hisao Makino, Chikao Kanaoka, Hidehiro Kamiya

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.06.0383 | Volume: 16| Issue: 1| Pages: 36-45

Small-Scale Study of Siberian Biomass Burning: I. Smoke Microstructure

Olga B. Popovicheva , Valerii S. Kozlov, Guenter Engling, Evangelia Diapouli, Natalia M. Persiantseva, Mikhail A. Timofeev, Ting-Sin Fan, Dikaia Saraga, Konstantinos Eleftheriadis

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.09.0206 | Volume: 15| Issue: 1| Pages: 117-128

Measurements of Nanoscale TiO2 and Al2O3 in Industrial Workplace Environments – Methodology and Results

Heinz Kaminski , Mathias Beyer, Heinz Fissan, Christof Asbach, Thomas A.J. Kuhlbusch

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.03.0065 | Volume: 15| Issue: 1| Pages: 129-141

A Study of the Dynamic Behaviour of Fine Particulate Matter in Santiago, Chile

Giovanni A. Salini , Patricio Pérez

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.10.0323 | Volume: 15| Issue: 1| Pages: 154-165

Development of PM0.1 Personal Sampler for Evaluation of Personal Exposure to Aerosol Nanoparticles

Thunyapat Thongyen, Mitsuhiko Hata, Akira Toriba, Takuji Ikeda, Hiromi Koyama, Yoshio Otani, Masami Furuuchi

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.05.0102 | Volume: 15| Issue: 1| Pages: 180-187

Are There Generalizable Trends in the Release of Airborne Synthetic Clay Nanoparticles from a Jet Milling Process?

Ehsan Majd Faghihi, Darren Martin, Samuel Clifford, Grant Edward, Congrong He, Christof Asbach, Lidia Morawska

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.06.0124 | Volume: 15| Issue: 2| Pages: 365-375
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Inter and Intra-Annual Variability in Aerosol Characteristics over Northwestern Indo-Gangetic Plain

Atinderpal Singh , Neeraj Rastogi, Deepti Sharma, Darshan Singh

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.04.0080 | Volume: 15| Issue: 2| Pages: 376-386

Development of a Reliable and Cost-Effective Weighing Chamber for Aerosol Sample Analyses

Yu-Mei Kuo, Chia-Wei Hsu, Jen-Ying Chen, Sheng-Hsiu Huang, Lien-Hsiung Lee, Chih-Chieh Chen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.10.0260 | Volume: 15| Issue: 3| Pages: 749-758

Development of a High-Volume PM2.5 Particle Sampler Using Impactor and Cyclone Techniques

Tomoaki Okuda , Ryoma Isobe, Yusuke Nagai, Shunichi Okahisa, Koji Funato, Kozo Inoue

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.09.0194 | Volume: 15| Issue: 3| Pages: 759-767

Prototype Development and Laboratory Evaluation of an Aerosol to Hydrosol Sampler

Maimaitireyimu Wubulihairen, Sabrina Yanan Jiang, Zhi Ning

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.08.0175 | Volume: 15| Issue: 3| Pages: 776-785

Seasonal Characteristics of Aerosol Black Carbon in Relation to Long Range Transport over Tripura in Northeast India

Anirban Guha , Barin Kumar De, Pranab Dhar, Trisanu Banik, Monti Chakraborty, Rakesh Roy, Abhijit Choudhury, Mukunda M. Gogoi, S. Suresh Babu, K. Krishna Moorthy

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.02.0029 | Volume: 15| Issue: 3| Pages: 786-798

Optical Calibration and Equivalence of a Multiwavelength Thermal/Optical Carbon Analyzer

Judith C. Chow , Xiaoliang Wang, Benjamin J. Sumlin, Steven B. Gronstal, L.-W. Antony Chen, Dana L. Trimble, Steven D. Kohl, Sierra R. Mayorga, Gustavo Riggio, Patrick R. Hurbain, Megan Johnson, Ralf Zimmermann, John G. Watson

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2015.02.0106 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1145-1159
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Estimating Exponential Concentration Decay Rates Using Time-Integrated Aerosol Sampling of Variable Duration

Simon Toby Parker , Zaheer Ahmad Nasir, Luiza Cintra Campos

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.10.0265 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1160-1165

A Method for Automated Estimation of Parameters Controlling Aerosol New Particle Formation

Aare Luts , Urmas Hõrrak, Jaan Salm, Marko Vana, Hannes Tammet

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.10.0232 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1166-1177
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Spectral Light Absorption of Ambient Aerosols in Urban Beijing during Summer: An Intercomparison of Measurements from a Range of Instruments

Yunfei Wu , Peng Yan, Ping Tian, Jun Tao, Ling Li, Jianmin Chen, Yangmei Zhang, Nianwen Cao, Chong Chen, Renjian Zhang

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.09.0224 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1178-1187
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Fog-Induced Changes in Optical and Physical Properties of Transported Aerosols over Sundarban, India

Sanat Kumar Das , Abhijit Chatterjee, Sanjay K. Ghosh, Sibaji Raha

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2014.11.0287 | Volume: 15| Issue: 4| Pages: 1201-1212

Cloud Condensation Nuclei Activation of Internally Mixed Black Carbon Particles

Shila Maskey, Ka Yan Chong, Arom Seo, Mikyung Park, Kwangyul Lee, Kihong Park

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.06.0229 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 867-877

Agglomeration Kernel of Bipolar Charged Particles in the Presence of External Acoustic and Electric Fields

Hao Chen, Tao Wang , Zhongyang Luo , Dong Zhou, Mengshi Lu, Mingchun He, Mengxiang Fang, Kefa Cen

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.09.0378 | Volume: 17| Issue: 4| Pages: 857-866

Intercomparison of a Personal CPC and Different Conventional CPCs

Christof Asbach , André Schmitz, Frank Schmidt, Christian Monz, Ana Maria Todea

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.10.0460 | Volume: 17| Issue: 5| Pages: 1132-1141

A Low-Cost Device for Bulk Sampling of Airborne Particulate Matter: Evaluation of an Ionic Charging Device

Nima Afshar-Mohajer, Wesley H. Godfrey, Ana M. Rule, Elizabeth C. Matsui, Julian Gordon, Kirsten Koehler

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.09.0423 | Volume: 17| Issue: 6| Pages: 1452-1462
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Optical Characterization Studies of a Low-Cost Particle Sensor

Jiayu Li, Pratim Biswas

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.02.0085 | Volume: 17| Issue: 7| Pages: 1691-1704

Physical and Optical Properties of Atmospheric Aerosols in Summer at a Suburban Site in North China

Junxia Li , Peiren Li, Liang Yuan, Yan Yin, Zhenzhu Wang , Jie Li, Yanan Li, Gang Ren, Zhaoxin Cai

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.12.0525 | Volume: 17| Issue: 6| Pages: 1474-1488

Performance Estimation of a Louver Dust Collector Attached to the Bottom of a Subway Train Running in a Tunnel

Jung-Bo Sim, Sang-Hee Woo, Won-Geun Kim, Se-Jin Yook , Jong Bum Kim, Gwi-Nam Bae, Hwa Hyun Yoon

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.01.0043 | Accepted Manuscripts

The Construction and Application of a Multipoint Sampling System for Vehicle Exhaust Plumes

Xianbao Shen, Zhiliang Yao , Kebin He , Xinyue Cao, Huan Liu

DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.02.0076 | Volume: 17| Issue: 7| Pages: 1705-1716