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Atmospheric Science Progress Review Meeting

Auditorium A-B-C, Research Triangle Park, NC

June 21 - 22, 2007

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Thursday, June 21, 2007
9:15 a.m. Welcome
Dan Costa, Air Research National Program Director

Advances in Measurement Methods I
(Location:  Auditorium A-B-C)

9:30 a.m. Integrating the Thermal Behavior and Optical Properties of Carbonaceous Particles: Theory, Laboratory Studies, and Application to Field Data (PDF) (29 pp, 1.2MB)
Tami Bond, University of Illinois
10:00 a.m. Application of Thermal Desorption GC-MS (TD-GC-MS) for the Analysis of Polar and Non-Polar Semi-Volatile and Particle-Phase Molecular Markers (PDF) (22pp, 202K)
Jamie Schauer, University of Wisconsin, Madison
10:30 a.m.

Highly Time-Resolved Source Apportionment Techniques for Organic Aerosols Using the Aerodyne Aerosol Mass Spectrometer
Jose Jimenez, University of Colorado, Boulder

11:00 a.m.

Secondary and Regional Contributions to Organic PM: A Mechanistic Investigation of Organic PM in the Eastern and Southern United States (PDF) (30 pp, 995K)
Barbara Turpin, Rutgers University

11:30 a.m. Lunch
  Advances in Measurement Methods II
(Location: Auditorium A)
Advances in Receptor Modeling
(Location: Auditorium C)
12:30 p.m. Particle Sampler for On-Line Chemical and Physical Characterization of Particulate Organics (PDF) (28pp, 1.6MB)
John Jayne, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
New Technologies for Source Apportionment
Ronald Henry, University of Southern California
1:00 p.m. Aethalometric Liquid Chromatographic Mass Spectrometric Instrument for Characterization of Carbonaceous Ambient Particulate Matter (PM2.5). Laboratory and Field Studies (PDF) (42pp, 1.9MB)
Purnendu Dasgupta, University of Texas, Arlington
Evaluation of Regional Scale Receptor Modeling (PDF) (26pp, 161K)
Douglas Lowenthal, Desert Research Institute
1:30 p.m. Understanding Thermal and Optical Carbon Analysis Methods (PDF) (38pp, 1.32MB)
Judy Chow, Desert Research Institute
Development of Advanced Factor Analysis Methods for Carbonaceous PM Source Identification and Apportionment (PDF) (36pp, 464K)
Phil Hopke, Clarkson University
2:00 p.m. Evaluation and Minimization of Organic Aerosol Sampling Artifacts Using Impactors and Quartz Fiber Filter Denuders (PDF) (28 pp, 385 K)
Dennis Fitz, University of California, Riverside
Addressing Temporal Correlation, Incomplete Source Profile Information, and Varying Source Profiles in the Source Apportionment of Particulate Matter (PDF) (27 pp, 577K)
William Christensen, Brigham Young University
2:30 p.m. Break
  Advances in Measurement Methods III
(Location: Auditorium A)
Advances in Airshed Modeling
(Location: Auditorium C)
3:00 p.m. Development and Application of a Mass Spectra-Volatility Database of Combustion and Secondary Organic Aerosol Sources for the Aerodyne Aerosol Mass Spectrometer (PDF) (29 pp, 876 KB)
Paul Ziemann, University of California, Riverside
Modeling Carbonaceous Fine PM in CMAQ: Current Model Performance and Future Plans (PDF) (20 pp, 517K)
Prakash Bhave and AnnMarie Carlton, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/EPA
3:30 p.m. Polar Organic Compounds in Fine Particles From the New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut Regional Airshed (PDF) (46 pp, 2.3 MB)
Monica Mazurek, Rutgers University
Integrated Source/Receptor-Based Methods for Source Apportionment and Area-of-Influence (AOI) Analysis (PDF) (50 pp, 1.1 MB)
Ted Russell, Georgia Tech University
4:00 p.m. Contributions of SOA to Ambient PM2.5
John Offenberg, EPA/National Exposure Research Laboratory
Source-Oriented Chemical Transport Model for Primary and Secondary Organic Aerosol (PDF) (33pp, 1.94MB)
Mike Kleeman, University of California, Davis
4:30 p.m. Near Real-Time Speciation of Organic Aerosols for Source Apportionment (PDF) (29 pp, 2.0 MB)
Murray Johnston, University of Delaware
Development of a Tagged Species Source Apportionment Algorithm To Characterize 3-Dimensional Transport and Transformation of Precursors and Secondary Pollutants (PDF) (48 pp, 869KB)
Gail Tonnesen, University of California, Riverside
5:00 p.m. Adjourn  
Friday, June 22, 2007
  Sources of Organic PM I
(Location: Auditorium A)
Sources of Organic PM II
(Location:  Auditorium C)
8:30 a.m. Secondary Aerosol Formation From Gas and Particle Phase Reactions of Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PDF) (28pp, 876K)
Qianfeng Li, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Organic Speciation for Source Apportionment in the Detroit Exposure and Aerosol Research Study (PDF) (41 pp, 595K)
Stephen McDow, EPA/National Exposure Research Laboratory
9:00 a.m. Atmospheric Aerosols From Biogenic Hydrocarbon Oxidation (PDF) (29 pp, 915 KB)
Jana Milford, University of Colorado, Boulder
Emissions Inventory and Process Reconciliation Using Molecular Markers and Hybrid/Inverse Photochemical Modeling With Direct Sensitivity Analysis (PDF) (35 pp, 801 KB)
Ted Russell, Georgia Tech University
9:30 a.m. Using Carbohydrates as Molecular Markers To Determine the Contribution of Agricultural Soil to Ambient Fine and Course PM (PDF) (31 pp, 900 KB)
Matt Fraser, Rice University
Atmospheric Processing of Organic Particulate Matter: Formation, Properties, Long-Range Transport, and Removal (PDF) (27pp, 930K)
Neil Donahue, Carnegie Mellon University
10:00 a.m.

Advancing the Chemical Characterization of Carbonaceous Aerosols for Improved Source-Receptor Modeling (PDF) (20 pp, 2.22 MB)
Mike Hays, EPA/National Risk Management Research Laboratory

Bayesian and Adjoint Inverse Model Analyses of PM Sources in the United States Using Observations From Surface, Aircraft, and Satellite Platforms (PDF) (15 pp, 554 KB)
Daniel Jacob, Harvard University
10:30 a.m. Poster Session and Lunch
(Location:  Building B Atrium)
1:30 p.m. Welcome to the Afternoon Session
Lydia Wegman, EPA/Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards
  Sources of Organic PM III
(Location:  Auditorium A-B-C)
1:40 p.m.

Advancing Aerosol Time of Flight Mass Spec (ATOFMS) to a Quantitative Tool for Source Apportionment
Kim Prather, University of California, San Diego

2:10 p.m. Fundamental Experimental and Modeling Studies of Secondary Organic Aerosol (PDF) (40 pp, 716 KB)
John Seinfeld, Caltech
2:40 p.m. Source-Apportionment of Primary Organic Carbon in the Eastern United States Combining Receptor-Models, Chemical Transport Models, and Laboratory Oxidation Experiments (PDF) (30 pp, 912 KB)
Allen Robinson, Carnegie Mellon University
3:10 p.m.

Closing Thoughts
Tyler Fox, EPA/Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards

3:25 p.m. Adjourn

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