Select Publications

This list of publications is taken from my Researcher ID page.


Washenfelder, R. A., A. R. Attwood, C. A. Brock, H. Guo, L. Xu, R. J. Weber, N. L. Ng, H. M. Allen, B. R. Ayres, K. Baumann, R. C. Cohen, D. C. Draper, K. C. Duffey, E. Edgerton, J. L. Fry, W. W. Hu, J. L. Jimenez, B. B. Palm, P. Romer, E. A. Stone, P. J. Wooldridge, and S. S. Brown. Biomass burning dominates brown carbon absorption in the rural southeastern United States. Geophys. Res. Lett., submitted.

Hayes, P. L., A. G. Carlton, K .R. Baker, R. Ahmadov, R. A. Washenfelder, S. Alvarez, B. Rappenglück, J. B. Gilman, W. C. Kuster, J. A. de Gouw, P. Zotter, A. S. H. Prévôt, S. Szidat, T. E. Kleindienst, J. H. Offenberg, and J. L. Jimenez. Modeling the formation and aging of secondary organic aerosols in Los Angeles during CalNex 2010. Atmos. Chem. Phys., submitted.

Attwood, A. R., R. A. Washenfelder,C. A. Brock, W. Hu, K. Baumann, P. Campuzano-Jost, D. A. Day, E. S. Edgerton, D. M. Murphy, B. B. Palm, A. McComiskey, N. L. Wagner, S. S. de Sa, A. Ortega, S. T. Martin, J. L. Jimenez, and S. S. Brown. Trends in sulfate and organic aerosol mass in the Southeast U.S.: Impact on aerosol optical depth and radiative forcing. Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 7701-7709. [Link]

Knote, C., A. Hodzic, J. L. Jimenez, R. Volkamer, J. J. Orlando, S. Baidar, J. Brioude, J. Fast, D. R. Gentner, A. H. Goldstein, P. L. Hayes, W. B. Knighton, H. Oetjen, A. Setyan, H. Stark, R. Thalman, G. Tyndall, R. A. Washenfelder, E. Waxman, and Q. Zhang. Simulation of semi-explicit mechanisms of SOA formation from glyoxal in aerosol in a 3-D model. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 6213-6239, 2014. [Link]

C. J. Young, R. A. Washenfelder, P. M. Edwards, D. D. Parrish, J. B. Gilman, W. C. Kuster, L. H. Mielke, H. D. Osthoff, C. Tsai, O. Pikelnaya, J. Stutz, P. R. Veres, J. M. Roberts, S. Griffith, S. Dusanter, P. S. Stevens, J. Flynn, N. Grossberg, B. Lefer, J. S. Holloway, J. Peischl, T. B. Ryerson, E. L. Atlas, D. R. Blake, and S. S. Brown. Chlorine as a primary radical: Evaluation of methods to understand its role in initiation of oxidative cycles. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 3427-3440, 2014. [Link]

Flores J. M., R. A. Washenfelder, G. Adler, H. J. Lee, L. Segev, J. Laskin, A. Laskin, S. A. Nizkorodov, S. S. Brown, and Y. Rudich. Complex refractive indices in the near-ultraviolet spectral region of biogenic secondary organic aerosol aged with ammonia. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 16, 10629-10642, 2014. [Link]


Washenfelder, R. A., J. M. Flores, C. A. Brock, S. S. Brown, and Y. Rudich. Broadband measurements of aerosol extinction in the ultraviolet spectral region. Atm. Meas. Tech., 6, 861-877, doi: 10.5194/amt-6-861-2013, 2013. [Link]

Mielke, L. H., J. Stutz, C. Tsai, S. C. Hurlock, J. M. Roberts, P. R. Veres, K. D. Froyd, P. L. Hayes, M. J. Cubison, J. L. Jimenez, R. A. Washenfelder, C. J. Young , J. B. Gilman, J. A. de Gouw, J. H. Flynn, N. Grossberg, B. L. Lefer, J. Liu, R. J. Weber, and H. D. Osthoff. Heterogeneous formation of nitryl chloride and its role as a nocturnal NOx reservoir species during CalNex-LA 2010. J. Geophys. Res., 118, 10638-10652. [Link]

Young, C. J., R. A. Washenfelder, P. M. Edwards, D. D. Parrish, J. B. Gilman, W. C. Kuster, L. H. Mielke, H. D. Osthoff, C. Tsai, O. Pikelnaya, J. Stutz, P. R. Veres, J. M. Roberts, S. Griffith, S. Dusanter, P. S. Stevens, J. Flynn, N. Grossberg, B. Lefer, J. S. Holloway, J. Peischl, T. B. Ryerson, E. L. Atlas, D. R. Blake, and S. S. Brown. Evaluating evidence for Cl sources and oxidation chemistry in a coastal, urban environment. Atm. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, 13685-13720, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-13685-2013, 2013. [Link]

Brown, S. S., W. P. Dub R. Bahreini, A. M. Middlebrook, C. A. Brock, C. Warneke, J. A. de Gouw, R. A. Washenfelder, E. Atlas, J. Peischl, T. B. Ryerson, J. S. Holloway, J. P. Schwarz, R. Spackman, M. Trainer, D. D. Parrish, F. C. Fehshenfeld, and A. R. Ravishankara. Biogenic VOC oxidation and organic aerosol formation in an urban nocturnal boundary layer: aircraft vertical profiles in Houston, TX. Atm. Chem. Phys. Discuss, 13, 11863-11918, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-11863-2013, 2013. [Link]


Young, C. J., R. A. Washenfelder, J. M. Roberts, L. H. Mielke, H. D. Osthoff, C. Tsai, O. Pikelnaya, J. Stutz, P. R. Veres, A. K. Cochran, T. C. VandenBoer, J. Flynn, N. Grossberg, C. L. Haman, B. Lefer, H. Stark, M. Graus, J. de Gouw, J. B. Gilman, W. C. Kuster, S. S. Brown. Vertically resolved measurements of nighttime radical reservoirs in Los Angeles and their contribution to the urban radical budget. Env. Sci. Tech., submitted. [Link]

Brown, S. S., W. P. Dube, P. Karamchandani, G. Yarwood, J. Peischl, T. B. Ryerson, J. A. Neuman, J. B. Nowak, J. S. Holloway, R. A. Washenfelder, C. A. Brock, G. J. Frost, M. Trainer, D. D. Parrish, F. C. Fehsenfeld, and A. R. Ravishankara. The effects of NOx control and plume mixing on nighttime chemical processing of plumes from coal-fired power plants. J. Geophys. Res., 117, D07304, doi: 10.1029/2011JD016954, 2012. [Link]

Kahan, T. F., R. A. Washenfelder, V. Vaida, and S. S. Brown. Cavity-enhanced measurements of hydrogen peroxide absorption cross sections from 353 to 410 nm. J. Phys. Chem. A, 116, 5941-5947, doi: 10.1021/jp2104616, 2012. [Link]

Keppel-Aleks, G., P. O. Wennberg, R. A. Washenfelder, D. Wunch, T. Schneider, G. C. Toon, R. J. Andres, J.-F. Blavier, B. Connor, K. J. Davis, A. R. Desai, J. Messerschmidt, J. Notholt, C. M. Roehl, V. Sherlock, B. B. Stephens, S. A. Vay, and S. C. Wofsy. The imprint of surface fluxes and transport on variations in total column carbon dioxide. Biogeosciences, 9, 875-891, doi: 10.5194/bg-9-875-2012, 2012. [Link]

Parrish, D. D., T. B. Ryerson, J. Mellqvist, J. Johansson, A. Fried, D. Richter, J. G. Walega, R. A. Washenfelder, J. A. de Gouw, J. Peischl, K. C. Aikin, S. A. McKeen, G. J. Frost, F. C. Fehsenfeld, and S. C. Herndon. Primary and secondary sources of formaldehyde in urban atmospheres: Houston Texas region. Atm. Chem. Phys., 12, 3272-3288, doi:10.5194/acp-12-3273-2012, 2012. [Link]

Pollack, I. B., T. B. Ryerson, M. Trainer, D. D. Parrish, A. E. Andrews, E. L. Atlas, D. R. Blake, S. S. Brown, R. Commane, B. C. Daube, J. A. de Gouw, W. P. Dub J. Flynn, G. J. Frost, J. B. Gilman, N. Grossberg, J. S. Holloway, J. Kofler, E. A. Kort, W. C. Kuster, P. M. Lang, B. Lefer, R. A. Lueb, J. A. Neuman, J. B. Nowak, P. C. Novelli, J. Peischl, A. E. Perring, J. M. Roberts, G. Santoni, J. P. Schwarz, J. R. Spackman, N. L. Wagner, C. Warneke, R. A. Washenfelder, S. C. Wofsy, and B. Xiang. Airborne and ground-based observations of a weekend effect in ozone, precursors, and oxidation products in the California South Coast Air Basin. J. Geophys. Res., 117, D00V05, doi: 10.1029/2011JD016772, 2012. [Link]


Washenfelder R. A., C. J. Young, S. S. Brown, W. M. Angevine, E. L. Atlas, D. R., Blake, D. M. Bon, M. J. Cubison, J. A. de Gouw, S. Dusanter, J. Flynn, J. B., Gilman, M. Graus, S. Griffith, N. Grossberg, P. L. Hayes, J. L. Jimenez, W. C., Kuster, B. L. Lefer, I. B. Pollack, T. B. Ryerson, H. Stark, P. S. Stevens, and M. K. Trainer. The glyoxal budget and its contribution to organic aerosol for Los Angeles, California during CalNex 2010. J. Geophys. Res., 116, D00V02, doi:10.1029/2011JD016314, 2011. [Link]

Axson, J. L., R. A. Washenfelder, T. F. Kahan, C. J. Young, V. Vaida, and S. S. Brown. Absolute Ozone Absorption Cross Section in the Huggins Chappuis Minimum (350 nm - 470 nm) at 296 K. Atm. Chem. Phys., 11, 11581-11590, doi:10.5194/acp-11-11581-2011, 2011. [Link]

Wagner, N. L., W. P. Dube, R. A. Washenfelder, C. J. Young, I. B. Pollack, T. B. Ryerson, and S. S. Brown. Diode laser-based cavity ring-down instrument for NO3, N2O5, NO, NO2 and O3 from aircraft. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 4, 1227-1240, doi: 10.5194/amt-4-1227-2011, 2011. [Link]

Washenfelder, R. A., N. L. Wagner, W. P. Dube, and S. S. Brown. Measurement of atmospheric ozone by cavity ring-down spectroscopy. Environ. Sci. Tech., 45, 2938.2944, doi: 10.1021/es103340u, 2011. [Link]

Wunch, D., G. C. Toon, J.-F. L. Blavier, R. A. Washenfelder, J. Notholt, B. Connor, D. Griffith, and P. O. Wennberg. The Total Carbon Column Observing Network (TCCON). Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A., doi:10.1098/rsta.2010.0240, 2011. [Link]


Washenfelder, R. A., M. Trainer, G. J. Frost, T. B. Ryerson, E. L. Atlas, J. A. deGouw, F. M. Flocke, A. Fried, J. S. Holloway, D. D. Parrish, J. Peischl, D. Richter, S. M., Schauffler, J.G. Walega, C. Warneke, P. Weibring, and W. Zheng. Characterization of NOx, SO2, ethene, and propene from industrial emission sources in Houston, Texas. J. Geophys. Res., 115, D16311, doi:10.1029/2009JD013645, 2010. [Link]

Deutscher, N. M., D. W. T. Griffith, G.W. Bryant, P. O. Wennberg, G. C. Toon, R. A. Washenfelder, G. Keppel-Aleks, D. Wunch, Y. Yavin, N. T. Allen, J.-F. Blavier, R. Jimenez, B. C. Daube, A. V. Bright, D. M. Matross, S. C. Wofsy, and S. Park. Total column CO2 measurements at Darwin, Australia - site description and calibration against in situ aircraft profiles. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 3, 947-958, 2010. [Link]

Roberts, J. M., P. Veres, C. Warneke, J. A. Neuman, R. A. Washenfelder, S. S. Brown, M. Baasandorj, J. B. Burkholder, I. R. Burling, T. J. Johnson, R. J. Yokelson, and J. de Gouw. Measurement of HONO, HNCO, and other inorganic acids by negative-ion proton-transfer chemical-ionization mass spectrometry (NI-PT-CIMS): application to biomass burning emissions. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 3, 981-990, 2010. [Link]


de Gouw, J. A., S. te Lintel Hekkert, J. Mellqvist, C. Warneke, E. L. Atlas, F. C. Fehsenfeld, A. Fried, G. J. Frost, F. J. M. Harren, J. S. Holloway, B. Lefer, R. Lueb, J.F. Meagher, D.D. Parrish, M. Patel, L. Pope, D. Richter, C. Rivera, T.B. Ryerson, J. Samuelsson, J. Walega, R. A. Washenfelder, P. Weibring, X. Zhu. Airborne measurements of ethene from industrial sources using laser photo-acoustic spectroscopy. Environ. Sci. Tech., 43, 2437-2442, doi: 10.1021/es802701a, 2009. [Link]


Washenfelder, R. A., A. O. Langford, H. Fuchs, and S. S. Brown. Measurement of glyoxal using incoherent broadband cavity enhanced absorption spectroscopy. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 7779-7793, 2008.

Yang, Z., R. A. Washenfelder, G. Keppel-Aleks, N. Y. Krakauer, J. T. Randerson, P. P. Tans, C. Sweeney, and P. O. Wennberg. New constraints on Northern Hemisphere growing season net flux. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L12807, doi:10.1029/2007GL029742, 2008.

2002 - 2006

Washenfelder, R. A., G. C. Toon, J-F. Blavier, Z. Yang, N. T. Allen, P. O. Wennberg, S. A. Vay, D. M. Matross, and B. C. Daube. Carbon dioxide column abundances at the Wisconsin Tall Tower site. J. Geophys. Res., 111, D22305, doi:10.1029/2006JD007154, 2006.

Washenfelder, R. A., P. O. Wennberg, and G. C. Toon. Tropospheric methane retrieved from ground-based near-IR solar absorption spectra. Geophys. Res. Lett., 30, L017969, doi:10.1029/2003GL017969, 2003.

Washenfelder, R. A., C. M. Roehl, K. A. McKinney, R. R. Julian, and P. O. Wennberg. A compact, lightweight gas standards generator for permeation tubes. Rev. Sci. Instrum., 74, 3151-3154 , 2003.

Brock, C. A., R. A. Washenfelder, M. Trainer, T. B. Ryerson, J. C. Wilson, J. M. Reeves, L. G. Huey, J. S. Holloway, D. D. Parrish, G. Hubler, and F. C. Fehsenfeld. Particle growth in the plumes of coal-fired power plants. J. Geophys. Res., 107, 001062, doi:10.1029/2001JD001062, 2002.

Undergraduate Publications

Blackwell, H. E., D. J. O'Leary, A. K. Chatterjee, R. A. Washenfelder, D. A. Bussman, and R. H. Grubbs. New approaches to olefin cross-metathesis. J. Am. Chem. Soc.,122, 58-71, 2000.

O'Leary, D. J., H. E. Blackwell, R. A. Washenfelder, K. Miura, and R. H. Grubbs. Terminal olefin cross-metathesis with acrolein acetals. Tetrahedron Lett., 40, 1091-1094, 1999.

O'Leary, D. J., H. E. Blackwell, R. A. Washenfelder, and R. H. Grubbs. A new method for cross-metathesis of terminal olefins. Tetrahedron Lett., 39, 7427-7430, 1998.