University of Wisconsin–Madison

HAQAST Publications



Constraining the Uncertainty in Emissions Over India with a Regional Air Quality Model Evaluation

Alexandra Karambelas, Tracey HollowayGregor Kiesewetter, Chris Heyes, Atmospheric Environment



Urban Versus Rural Health Impacts Attributable to PM2.5 and O3 in Northern India

Alexandra Karambelas, Tracey Holloway, Patrick L Kinney, Arlene M Fiore, Ruth DeFries, Gregor Kiesewetter, Chris Heyes, Environmental Research Letters



Ammonia Emissions from Biomass Burning in the Continental United States




Tracking Dust Storms Using the Latest Satellite Technology: The Rapid Refresh GOES-16 Advanced Baseline Imager

Kondragunta, S., Zhang, H., Ciren, P., Laszlo, I., and Tong, DThe Magazine for Environmental Managers


Long-Term Trends in the PM2.5– and O3-Related Mortality Burdens in the United States Under Emission Reductions from 1990 to 2010

Yuqiang Zhang, J. Jason West, Rohit Mathur, Jia Xing, Christian Hogrefe,Shawn J. Roselle, Jesse O. Bash, Jonathan E. Pleim, Chuen-Meei GanDavid C. Wong


Speciated Pollen Season Parameters, Trends, and Associations with Temperature in the Contiguous United States

Dr. Jeremy J. Hess, Ms. Fiona Lo, Ms. Claudia L. Brown, Dr. Kristie L. Ebi, Mr. Arie Manangan, Dr. George Luber, Mr. Paul J. Schramm, Dr. Lewis Ziska, Dr. Cecilia Bitz, Dr. Shubhayu Saha, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology



The Impact of Future Emission Policies on Tropospheric Ozone Using a Parameterised Approach

Steven T. Turnock, Oliver Wild, Frank J. Dentener, Yanko Davila, Louisa K. Emmons, Johannes Flemming, Gerd A. Folberth, Daven K. Henze, Jan E. Jonson, Terry J. Keating, Sudo Kengo, Meiyun Lin, Marianne Lund, Simone Tilmes, and Fiona M. O’Connor, Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics


Unexpected Slowdown of U.S. Pollutant Emission Reduction in the Past Decade

Jiang Z, McDonald BC, Worden H, Worden JR, Miyazaki K, Qu Z, Henze DK, Jones DBA, Arellano AF, Fischer EV, Zhu L, Boersma KF, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)


Two-Scale Multi-Model Ensemble: Is a Hybrid Ensemble of Opportunity Telling Us More?

Stefano Galmarini, Ioannis Kioutsioukis, Efisio Solazzo, Ummugulsum Alyuz,Alessandra Balzarini, Roberto Bellasio, Anna M. K. Benedictow, Roberto Bianconi, Johannes Bieser, Joergen Brandt, Jesper H. Christensen, Augustin Colette, Gabriele Curci, Yanko Davila, Xinyi Dong, Johannes Flemming, Xavier Francis, Andrea Fraser, Joshua Fu, Daven K. Henze, Christian Hogrefe, Ulas Im, Marta Garcia Vivanco, Pedro Jiménez-Guerrero, Jan Eiof Jonson, Nutthida Kitwiroon, Astrid Manders, Rohit Mathur, Laura Palacios-Peña, Guido Pirovano, Luca Pozzoli, Marie Prank, Martin Schultz, Rajeet S. Sokhi, Kengo Sudo, Paolo Tuccella, Toshihiko Takemura,Takashi Sekiya, Alper Unal, Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics

Potential air quality benefits from increased solar photovoltaic electricity generation in the Eastern United States

David Abel, Tracey HollowayMonica Harkey, Arber Rrushaj, Greg Brinkman, Phillip Duran, Mark Janssen, Paul Denholm, Atmospheric Environment



Multi-Model Estimates of Premature Human Mortality Due to Intercontinental Transport of Air Pollution

Liang, C. K., J. J. West, R. A. Silva, H. Bian, M. Chin, F. J. Dentener, Y. Davila, L. Emmons, G. Folberth, J. Flemming, D. Henze, U. Im, J. E. Jonson, T. Kucsera, T. J. Keating, M. T. Lund, A. Lenzen, M. Lin, X. Pan, R. J. Park, R. B. Pierce, T. Sekiya, K. Sudo, and T. Takemura, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics Discussions


Forecasting the Impacts of Prescribed Fires for Dynamic Air Quality Management

M. Talat Odman, Ran Huang, Aditya A. Pophale, Rushabh D. Sakhpara, Yongtao Hu, Armistead G. Russell, Michael E. Chang, Atmosphere



Associations between Total and Speciated Pollen Counts and Several Morbidity Measures in the Contiguous United States from 2008 to 2015

Dr. Jeremy J. Hess, Ms. Fiona Lo, Ms. Claudia L. Brown, Dr. Kristie L. Ebi, Mr. Arie Manangan, Dr. George Luber, Mr. Paul J. Schramm, Dr. Lewis Ziska, Dr. Cecilia Bitz, Dr. Shubhayu SahaJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology


Multi-Model Study of HTAP II on Sulfur and Nitrogen Deposition

Jiani Tan, Joshua S. Fu, Frank Dentener, Jian Sun, Louisa Emmons, Simone Tilmes, Kengo Sudo, Johannes Flemming, Jan Eiof Jonson, Sylvie Gravel, Huisheng Bian, Yanko Davila, Daven K. Henze, Marianne T. Lund, Tom Kucsera, Toshihiko Takemura, Terry Keating, Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics


Burned Area Comparisons Between Prescribed Burning Permits in Southeastern United States and Two Satellite‐Derived Products

Ran Huang, Xiaoyang Zhang, Daniel Chan, Shobha Kondragunta, Armistead G. Russell, M. Talat Odman, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres


Interactions of Climate Change, Air Pollution, and Human Health

Kinney PL, Current Environmental Health Reports



Decadal Survey for Earth Science and Applications from Space

Two HAQAST members (Bryan Duncan and Ted Russell) are among the authors of the Weather and Air Quality panel, HAQAST collaborator Steve Ackerman co-chaired the panel, and team leader Tracey Holloway was a reviewer


Tropospheric Ozone Assessment Report: Assessment of global-scale model performance for global and regional ozone distributions, variability, and trends

P. J. Young, V. Naik, A. M. Fiore, A. Gaudel, J. Guo, M. Y. Lin, J. L. Neu, D. D. Parrish, H. E. Rieder, J. L. Schnell, S. Tilmes, O. Wild, L. Zhang, J. R. Ziemke, J. Brandt, A. Delcloo, R. M. Doherty, C. Geels, M. I. Hegglin, L. Hu, U. Im, R. Kumar, A. Luhar, L. Murray, D. Plummer, J. Rodriguez, A. Saiz-Lopez, M. G. Schultz, M. T. Woodhouse, G. Zeng, Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene




Impacts and mitigation of excess diesel-related NOx emissions in 11 major vehicle markets

Susan C. Anenberg, Joshua Miller, Ray Minjares, Li Du, Daven K. Henze, Forrest Lacey, Christopher S. Malley, Lisa Emberson, Vicente Franco, Zbigniew Klimont & Chris Heyes, Nature



Stratospheric Intrusion‐Influenced Ozone Air Quality Exceedances Investigated in the NASA MERRA‐2 Reanalysis


Evaluating a Space‐Based Indicator of Surface Ozone‐NOx‐VOC Sensitivity Over Midlatitude Source Regions and Application to Decadal Trends


Improving NOAA NAQFC PM2.5 Predictions with a Bias Correction Approach

Huang, J., McQueen, J., Wilczak, J., Djalalova, I., Stajner, I., Shafran, P., Allured, D., Lee, P., Pan, L., Tong, D. and Huang, H.C., Weather and Forecasting



Intensified dust storm activity and Valley fever infection in the southwestern United States

Daniel Q. Tong, Julian X. L. Wang, Thomas E. Gill, Hang Lei and Binyu Wang, Geophysical Research Letters 



Potential Cardiovascular and Total Mortality Benefits of Air Pollution Control in Urban China

Huang C, Moran AE, Coxson PG, Yang X, Liu F, Cao J, Chen K, Wang M, He J, Goldman L, Zhao D, Kinney PL, Gu D, Circulation




A decade of changes in nitrogen oxides over regions of oil and natural gas activity in the United States

Aman MajidMaria Val Martin, Lok N. Lamsal, Bryan N. Duncan, Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene


Seasonal and spatial changes in trace gases over megacities from Aura TES observations: two case studies

Karen E. Cady-Pereira, Vivienne H. Payne, Jessica L. Neu, Kevin W. Bowman, Kazuyuki Miyazaki, Eloise A. Marais, Susan Kulawik, Zitely A. Tzompa-Sosa, and Jennifer D. Hegarty, Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics


Air pollution impacts on avian species via inhalation exposure and associated outcomes

Olivia V. Sanderfoot and Tracey Holloway, Environmental Research Letters



Impact of Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer Aerosol Optical Depth and AirNow PM2.5 assimilation on Community Multi‐scale Air Quality aerosol predictions over the contiguous United States

Tianfeng Chai, Hyun‐Cheol Kim, Li Pan, Pius Lee, Daniel Tong, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres



A case study of aerosol data assimilation with the Community Multi-scale Air Quality Model over the contiguous United States using 3D-Var and optimal interpolation methods

Youhua Tang, Mariusz Pagowski, Tianfeng Chai, Li Pan, Pius Lee, Daniel Tong, et al., Journal of Geoscientific Model Development


Estimating PM2.5 Concentrations in the Conterminous United States Using the Random Forest Approach

Xuefei Hu, Jessica H. Belle, Xia Meng, Avani Wildani, Lance A. Waller, Matthew J. Strickland, Yang Liu, Environmental Science and Technology



Seasonal and temperature modifications of the association between fine particulate air pollution and cardiovascular hospitalization in New York state

Wan-Hsiang Hsu, Syni-An Hwang, Patrick L. KinneyShao Lin, Science of the Total Environment


Evaluating ammonia (NH3) Predictions in the NOAA National Air Quality Forecast Capability (NAQFC) Using In-situ Aircraft and Satellite Measurements from the CalNex2010 Campaign


Future global mortality from changes in air pollution attributable to climate change

Raquel A. Silva, Jason West, Jean-François Lamarque, Drew T. Shindell, William J. Collins, Greg Faluvegi, Gerd A. Folberth, Larry W. Horowitz, Tatsuya Nagashima, Vaishali Naik, Steven T. Rumbold, Kengo Sudo, Toshihiko Takemura, Daniel Bergmann, Philip Cameron-Smith, Ruth M. Doherty, Beatrice Josse, Ian A. MacKenzie, David S. Stevenson & Guang Zeng, Nature Climate Change


Using satellites to improve public health

Daegan R. Miller, Physics Today


California Smoke Information

Susan O’Neill


Impact of Warmer Weather on Electricity Sector Emissions Due to Building Energy Use

Paul MeierTracey HollowayJonathan PatzMonica HarkeyDoug AhlDavid AbelScott Schuetter and Scott Hackel, Environmental Research Letters


Transient climate and ambient health impacts due to national solid fuel cookstove emissions

Forrest G. Lacey, Daven K. Henze, Colin J. Lee, Aaron van Donkelaar, and Randall V. Martin, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)


NAQFC Developmental Forecast Guidance for Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5)

Pius LeeJeffery McQueenIvanka StajnerJianping HuangLi PanDaniel TongHyuncheol KimYouhua TangShobha KondraguntaMark RuminskiSarah LuEric RogersRick SaylorPerry ShafranHo-Chun HuangJerry GorlineSikchya Upadhayay, and Richard Artz, AMS: Weather and Forecasting


Increasing the Use of Earth Science Data and Models in Air Quality Management

Jana B. Milford & Daniel KnightJournal of the Air & Waste Management Association



Probabilistic Forecasting of Surface Ozone with a Novel Statistical Approach

Nikolay V. Balashov, Anne M. Thompson, George S. Young, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology



Preterm birth associated with maternal fine particulate matter exposure: A global, regional and national assessment

Christopher S. Malley, Johan C.I. Kuylenstierna, Harry W.Vallack, Daven K.HenzeHannah Blencowe, Mike R. AshmoreEnvironmental International


Vehicle Emissions as an Important Urban Ammonia Source in the United States and China

Kang Sun, Lei Tao, David J. Miller, Da Pan, Levi M. Golston, Mark A. Zondlo, Robert J. Griffin, H. W. Wallace, Yu Jun Leong, M. Melissa Yang, Yan Zhang, Denise L. Mauzerall, and Tong ZhuEnvironmental Science & Technology 


Co-benefits of global, domestic, and sectoral greenhouse gas mitigation for US air quality and human health in 2050

Yuqiang Zhang, Steven J Smith, Jared H Bowden, Zachariah Adelman and Jason West, Environmental Research Letters


Response of Power Plant Emissions to Ambient Temperature in the Eastern United States

David Abel, Tracey Holloway, Ryan M. Kladar, Paul Meier, Doug Ahl, Monica Harkey, and Jonathan PatzEnvironmental Science & Technology 



The Potential Impact of Satellite-Retrieved Cloud Parameters on Ground-Level PM2.5 Mass and Composition

Jessica H. BelleHoward H. ChangYujie WangXuefei HuAlexei Lyapustin, Yang Liu, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health




What We Breathe Impacts Our Health: Improving Understanding of the Link between Air Pollution and Health

Jason West, Aaron Cohen, Frank Dentener, Bert Brunekreef, Tong Zhu, Ben Armstrong, Michelle L. Bell, Michael Brauer, Gregory Carmichael, Dan L. Costa, Douglas W. Dockery, Michael Kleeman, Michal Krzyzanowski, Nino Künzli, Catherine Liousse, Shih-Chun Candice Lung, Randall V. Martin, Ulrich Pöschl, C. Arden Pope III, James M. Roberts, Armistead G. Russell, and Christine WiedinmyerEnvironmental Science & Technology


Impact of the 2008 Global Recession on air quality over the United States: Implications for surface ozone levels from changes in NOx emissions

Daniel Tong, Li Pan, Weiwei Chen, Lok Lamsal, Pius Lee, Youhua Tang, Hyuncheol Kim, Shobha Kondragunta, Ivanka Stajner, Geophysical Research Letters