Select Publications

The AquaVIT-1 intercomparison of atmospheric water vapor measurement techniques
D. W. Fahey, R. -S. Gao, O. Möhler, H. Saathoff, C. Schiller, V. Ebert, M. Krämer, T. Peter, N. Amarouche, L. M. Avallone, R. Bauer, Z. Bozóki, L. E. Christensen, S. M. Davis, G. Durry, C. Dyroff, R. L. Herman, S. Hunsmann, S. M. Khaykin, P. Mackrodt, J. Meyer, J. B. Smith, N. Spelten, R. F. Troy, H. Vömel, S. Wagner, F. G. Wienhold
Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 7, 3177–3213, doi:10.5194/amt-7-3177-2014, 2014.

Evaluation of UT/LS hygrometer accuracy by intercomparison during the NASA MACPEX mission
A. W. Rollins, T. D. Thornberry, R. S. Gao, J. B. Smith, D. S. Sayres, M. R. Sargent, C. Schiller, M. Krämer, N. Spelten, D. F. Hurst, A. F. Jordan, E. G. Hall, H. Vömel, G. S. Diskin, J. R. Podolske, L. E. Christensen, K. H. Rosenlof, E. J. Jensen, and D. W. Fahey
Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, DOI: 10.1002/2013JD020817, 2014.

Bounding the role of black carbon in the climate system: A scientific assessment
Bond, T. C., S. J. Doherty, D. W. Fahey, P. M. Forster, T. K. Berntsen, B. J. DeAngelo, M. G. Flanner, S. J. Ghan, B. Kärcher, D. Koch, S. Kinne, Y. Kondo, P. K. Quinn, M. C. Sarofim, M. Schultz, M. Schulz, C. Venkataraman, H. Zhang, S. Zhang, N. Bellouin, S. Guttikunda, P. K. Hopke, M. Z. Jacobson, J. W. Kaiser, Z. Klimont, U. Lohmann, J. P. Schwarz, D. Shindell, T. Storelvmo, S. G. Warren, C. S. Zender
Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, DOI: 10.1002/jgrd.50171, 2013.

The Montreal Protocol Protection of Ozone and Climate
David W. Fahey
Theoretical Inquires in Law, 14, 21 - 42, DOI:10.1515/til-2013-004, 2013.

Global-scale seasonally resolved black carbon vertical profiles over the Pacific
J. P. Schwarz, B. H. Samset, A. E. Perring, J. R. Spackman, R. S. Gao, P. Stier, M. Schulz, F. L. Moore, Eric A. Ray, and D. W. Fahey
Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 5542-5547, DOI:10.1002/2013GL057775, 2013.

Measurement of low-ppm mixing ratios of water vapor in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere using chemical ionization mass spectrometry
T. D. Thornberry, A. W. Rollins, R. S. Gao, L. A. Watts, S. J. Ciciora, R. J. McLaughlin, C. Voigt, B. Hall, and D. W. Fahey
Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 6, 1461–1475, doi:10.5194/amt-6-1461-2013, 2013.

Assessing Single Particle Soot Photometer and Integrating Sphere/Integrating Sandwich Spectrophotometer measurement techniques for quantifying black carbon concentration in snow
J. P. Schwarz, S. J. Doherty, F. Li, S. T. Ruggiero, C. E. Tanner, A. E. Perring, R. S. Gao, and D. W. Fahey
Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 5, 2581–2592, doi:10.5194/amt-5-2581-20122012, 2012.

Preserving Montreal Protocol climate benefits by limiting HFCs
Velders, Guus J. M., A. R. Ravishankara, Melanie K. Miller, Mario J. Molina, Joseph Alcamo, John S. Daniel, David W. Fahey, Stephen A. Montzka, Stefan Reimann
Science, 335, 922-923, 2012.

Twenty questions and answers about ozone depletion: 2010 Update
D. W. Fahey and M. I. Hegglin, Coordinating Lead Authors
Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2006, Global Ozone Research and Monitoring Project – Report No. 52, 516 pp., World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 2011.

Characteristics of black carbon aerosol from a surface oil burn during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill
A. E. Perring, J. P. Schwarz, J. R. Spackman, R. Bahreini, J. A. de Gouw, R. S. Gao, J. S. Holloway, J. M. Langridge, J. Peischl, A. Middlebrook, T. B. Ryerson, C. Warneke, L. A. Watts and D. W. Fahey
Geophysical Research Letters, 38 (L17809), doi:10.1029/2011GL048356, 2011.

Stratospheric correlation between nitric acid and ozone
P. J. Popp, T. P. Marcy, R. S. Gao, L. A. Watts, D. W. Fahey, E. C. Richard, S. J. Oltmans, M. L. Santee, N. J. Livesey, L. Froidevaux, B. Sen, G. C. Toon, K. A. Walker, C. D. Boone, and P. F. Bernath
Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D03305, doi:10.1029/2008JD010875, 2009.

Measurement of the mixing state, mass, and optical size of individual black carbon particles in urban and biomass burning emissions
J. P. Schwarz, R. S. Gao, J. R. Spackman, L. A. Watts, D. S. Thomson, D. W. Fahey, T. B. Ryerson, J. Peischl, J. S. Holloway, M. Trainer, G. J. Frost, T. Baynard, D. A. Lack, J. A. de Gouw, C. Warneke, L. A. Del Negro
Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L13810, doi:10.1029/2008GL033968, 2008.

Calculations of solar shortwave heating rates due to black carbon and ozone absorption using in situ measurements
R. S. Gao, S. R. Hall, W. H. Swartz,J. P. Schwarz, J. R. Spackman, L. A. Watts, D. W. Fahey, K. C. Aikin, R. E. Shetter, and T. P. Bui
Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D14203, doi:10.1029/2007JD009358, 2008.

Coatings and their enhancement of black-carbon light absorption in the tropical atmosphere
J. P. Schwarz, J. R. Spackman, D. W. Fahey, R. S. Gao, U. Lohmann, P. Stier, L. A. Watts, D. S. Thomson, D. A. Lack, L. Pfister, M. J. Mahoney, D. Baumgardner, J. C. Wilson, J. M. Reeves
Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D03203, doi:10.1029/2007JD009042, 2008.

Empirical correlations between black carbon aerosol and carbon monoxide in the lower and middle troposphere
J. R. Spackman, J. P. Schwarz, R. S. Gao, L. A. Watts, D. S. Thomson, D. W. Fahey, J. S. Holloway, J. A. de Gouw, M. Trainer, T. B. Ryerson
Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L19816, doi:10.1029/2008GL035237, 2008.

Measurements of trace gases in the tropical tropopause layer
T. P. Marcy, P. J. Popp, R. S. Gao, D. W. Fahey, E. A. Ray, E. C. Richard, T. L. Thompson, E. L. Atlas, M. Loewenstein, S. C. Wofsy, S. Park, E. M. Weinstock, W. H. Swartz, M. J. Mahoney
Atmospheric Environment, 41, 7253-7261, 2007.

A novel method for estimating light-scattering properties of soot aerosols using a modified single-particle soot photometer
R. S. Gao, J. P. Schwarz, K. K. Kelly, D. W. Fahey, L. A. Watts, T. L. Thompson, J. R. Spackman, J. G. Slowik, E. S. Cross, J.-H. Han, P. Davidovits, T. B. Onasch, D. R. Worsnop
Aerosol Science and Technology, 41, 125-135, 2007.

The importance of the Montreal Protocol in protecting climate
G. J. M. Velders, S. O. Andersen, J. S. Daniel, D. W. Fahey, M. McFarland
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104, 4814-4819, 2007.

Altair unmanned aircraft system achieves demonstration goal
D. W. Fahey, J. H. Churnside, J. W. Elkins, A. J. Gasiewski, K. H. Rosenlof, S. Summers, M. Aslaksen, T. A. Jacobs, J. D. Sellars, C. D. Jennison, L. C. Freudinger, M. Cooper
Eos Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 87, No. 20, pp. 197 and 201, 2006.

Single-particle measurements of midlatitude black carbon and light-scattering aerosols from the boundary layer to the lower stratosphere
J. P. Schwarz, R. S. Gao, D. W. Fahey, D. S. Thomson, L. A. Watts, J. C. Wilson, J. M. Reeves, M. Darbeheshti, D. G. Baumgardner, G. L. Kok, S. H. Chung, M. Schulz, J. Hendricks, A. Lauer, B. Kärcher, J. G. Slowik, K. H. Rosenlof, T. L. Thompson, A. O. Langford, M. Loewenstein, K. C. Aikin
Journal of Geophysical Research, 111 (D16207), doi:10.1029/2006JD007076, 2006.

The observation of nitric acid-containing particles in the tropical lower stratosphere
P. J. Popp, T. P. Marcy, E. J. Jensen, B. Kärcher, D. W. Fahey, R. S. Gao, T. L. Thompson, K. H. Rosenlof, E. C. Richard, R. L. Herman, E. M. Weinstock, J. B. Smith, R. D. May, H. Vömel, J. C. Wilson, A. J. Heymsfield, M. J. Mahoney, A. M. Thompson
Atmospheric Chemistry Physics, 6, 601-611, 2006.

A strategy for process-oriented validation of coupled-chemistry-climate models
V. Eyring, N. R. P. Harris, M. Rex, T. G. Shepherd, D. W. Fahey, G. T. Amanatidis, J. Austin, M. P. Chipperfield, M. Dameris, P. M. De F. Forster, A. Gettleman, H. F. Graf, T. Nagashima, P. A. Newman, S. Pawson, M. J. Prather, J. A. Pyle, R. J. Salawitch, B. D. Santer, D. W. Waugh
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 85, 1117-1133, DOI:10.1175/BAMS-86-8-1117, 2005.

The detection of large HNO3-containing particles in the winter Arctic stratosphere
D. W. Fahey, R. S. Gao, K. S. Carslaw, J. Kettleborough, P. J. Popp, M. J. Northway, J. C. Holecek, S. C. Ciciora, R. J. McLaughlin, T. L. Thompson, R. H. Winkler, D. G. Baumgardner, B. Gandrud, P. O. Wennberg, S. Dhaniyala, K. McKinney, Th. Peter, R. J. Salawitch, T. P. Bui, J. W. Elkins, C. R. Webster, E. L. Atlas, H. Jost, J. C. Wilson, R. L. Herman, A. Kleinböhl, M. von König
Science, 291, 1026-1031, 2001.