List of Articles

Volume 18, Issue 5, May 2018

Cover Page and Content

Langley Calibration of Sunphotometer using Perez’s Clearness Index at Tropical Climate

Jackson H.W. Chang , Nurul H.N. Maizan, Fuei Pien Chee, Jedol Dayou
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1103-1117
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2016.10.0455

Design and Performance Evaluation of a Laboratory-made 200 nm Precut Electrical Cascade Impactor

Jangseop Han, Joohee Seo, Dongho Park, Junho Hyun, Jungho Hwang
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1118-1130
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.11.0471
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Effects of Three-partitioned Horizontal Inlet and Clean Air on Collection Efficiency and Wall Loss of Slit Virtual Impactors

Muhammad Zeeshan Zahir, Ji-Eun Heo, Se-Jin Yook
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1131-1140
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.12.0563

Electrostatic Precipitation of Submicron Particles with an Enhanced Unipolar Pre-Charger

Zelong Liao, Yuheng Li, Xiangsheng Xiao, Chen Wang, Shang Cao, Yong Yang
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1141-1147
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.08.0261

Seasonal Variations of Atmospheric Particulate Matter and its Content of Heavy Metals in Klang Valley, Malaysia

Rasheida E. Elhadi, Ahmad Makmom Abdullah , Abdul Halim Abdullah, Zulfa Hanan Ash’aari, Md Firoz Khan
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1148-1161
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.03.0113

Fragrances and Aerosol during Office Cleaning

Aikaterini Maria Zarogianni, Glykeria Loupa , Spyridon Rapsomanikis
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1162-1167
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.08.0270
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Meteorological Influences on Tropospheric Ozone over Suburban Washington, DC

Mayra I. Oyola , Anna Schneider, James Campbell, Everette Joseph
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1168-1182
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.12.0574

Vertical Ozone Concentration Profiles in the Arabian Gulf Region during Summer and Winter: Sensitivity of WRF-Chem to Planetary Boundary Layer Schemes

Christos Fountoukis , Mohammed A. Ayoub, Luis Ackermann, Daniel Perez-Astudillo, Dunia Bachour, Ivan Gladich, Ross D. Hoehn
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1183-1197
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.06.0194
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Characterization of the Air Quality Index for Wuhu and Bengbu Cities, China

Weiwei Wang, Kangping Cui , Rong Zhao, Lien-Te Hsieh , Wen-Jhy Lee
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1198-1220
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.04.0135

Spatio-temporal Variations in NO2 and PM2.5 over the Central Plains Economic Region of China during 2005-2015 Based on Satellite Observations

Kun Cai, Shenshen Li , Fengbin Zheng , Chao Yu, Xueying Zhang, Yang Liu, Yujing Li
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1221-1235
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.10.0394

Evaluation of Uncertainty Associated with Determination of Particle-bound PAHs in Ambient Area by TD-GC/MS and Soxhlet-GC/MS

Iñaki Elorduy , Nieves Durana, José Antonio García, María Carmen Gómez, Lucio Alonso
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1236-1245
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.12.0578

Emission Characteristics of Particulate Matter and Particle-bound Metals from a Diesel Engine Generator Fueled with Waste Cooking Oil-based Biodiesel Blended with n-Butanol and Acetone

Jen-Hsiung Tsai, Sheng-Lun Lin, Shui-Jen Chen , Ciao-Jhen Guo, Kuo-Lin Huang, Jia-Twu Lee, Kuei-Jyum C. Yeh, Juei-Yu Chiu, Chih-Chung Lin
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1246-1254
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.03.0090

Sensitivity Analyses for the Atmospheric Dry Deposition of Total PCDD/Fs-TEQ for Handan and Kaifeng Cities, China

Rong Zhao, Kangping Cui , Weiwei Wang, Lin-Chi Wang , Ya-Fen Wang
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1255-1269
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.03.0109

Airborne Particulate Matter: An Investigation of Buildings with Passive House Technology in Hungary

Krisztina Szirtesi , Anikó Angyal, Zoltán Szoboszlai, Enikő Furu, Zsófia Török, Titusz Igaz, Zsófia Kertész
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1282-1293
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.05.0158

Source Apportionment and Risk Assessment of Atmospheric Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Lhasa, Tibet, China

Pengfei Chen, Shichang Kang , Chaoliu Li, Quanlian Li, Fangping Yan, Junming Guo, Zhenming Ji, Qianggong Zhang, Zhaofu Hu, Lekhendra Tripathee, Mika Sillanpää
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1294-1304
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.12.0603

Improvement of the Real-time PM2.5 Forecast over the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region using an Optimal Interpolation Data Assimilation Method

Haitao Zheng, Jianguo Liu , Xiao Tang, Zifa Wang , Huangjian Wu, Pingzhong Yan, Wei Wang
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1305-1316
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.11.0522

Impacts of Aerosols on the Retreat of the Sierra Nevada Glaciers in California

Hesham El-Askary , Jingjing Li, Wenzhao Li, Thomas Piechota, Tommy Ta, Ariane Jong, Xinyi Zhang, Tiantian Yang
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1317-1330
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2018.03.0089

Analysis of Aerosol Optical Properties due to a Haze Episode in the Himalayan Foothills: Implications for Climate Forcing

Khan Alam , Rehana Khan, Armin Sorooshian, Thomas Blaschke, Samina Bibi, Humera Bibi
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1331-1350
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.06.0222

Statistical Comparison of Regional-Scale Tropospheric Aerosol Extinction Coefficient across China Based on CALIPSO Data

Yujun Qiu , Leiming Zhang, Yongsheng Chen
Volume: 18 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 1351-1359
DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2017.10.0385
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