Dust aerosol measurements, modeling and multidisciplinary effects (AMT/ACP inter-journal SI)(AMT/ACP inter-journal SI)
Dust aerosol measurements, modeling and multidisciplinary effects (AMT/ACP inter-journal SI)(AMT/ACP inter-journal SI)
Editor(s): ACP co-editors | Coordinators: Nikos Hatzianastassiou and Stelios Kazadzis | Co-organizers: Sarah Basart and Lucia Mona Special issue jointly organized between Atmospheric Measurement Techniques and Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics More information

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09 Jun 2022
Vertical characterization of the dust fine and coarse particles during an intense Saharan dust outbreak over the Iberian Peninsula in springtime 2021
María-Ángeles López-Cayuela, Carmen Córdoba-Jabonero, Diego Bermejo-Pantaleón, Michaël Sicard, Vanda Salgueiro, Francisco Molero, Clara Violeta Carvajal-Pérez, María José Granados-Muñoz, Adolfo Comerón, Flavio T. Couto, Rubén Barragán, María-Paz Zorzano, Juan Antonio Bravo-Aranda, Constantino Muñoz-Pocar, Maria Joao Costa, Begoña Artíñano, Alejandro Rodríguez-Gómez, Daniele Bortoli, Manuel Pujadas, Jesús Abril-Gago, Lucas Alados-Arboledas, and Juan Luis Guerrero-Rascado
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-380,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-380, 2022
Preprint under review for ACP (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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11 May 2022
Aerosol characterization in the Subtropical Eastern North Atlantic region derived from long-term AERONET measurements
África Barreto, Rosa D. García, Carmen Guirado-Fuentes, Emilio Cuevas, A. Fernando Almansa, Celia Milford, Carlos Toledano, Francisco J. Expósito, Juan P. Díaz, and Sergio F. León-Luis
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-231,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-231, 2022
Preprint under review for ACP (discussion: final response, 6 comments)
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04 May 2022
Particle size distribution and PM concentrations during synoptic and convective dust events in West Texas
Karin Ardon-Dryer and Mary C. Kelley
EGUsphere, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2022-193,https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2022-193, 2022
Revised manuscript accepted for ACP (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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07 Apr 2022
Modelling coarse and giant desert dust particles
Eleni Drakaki, Vassilis Amiridis, Alexandra Tsekeri, Antonis Gkikas, Emmanouil Proestakis, Sotirios Mallios, Stavros Solomos, Christos Spyrou, Eleni Marinou, Claire Ryder, Demetri Bouris, and Petros Katsafados
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-94,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-94, 2022
Preprint under review for ACP (discussion: final response, 3 comments)
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31 Mar 2022
Long-range transport of Asian dust to the Arctic: identification of transport pathways, evolution of aerosol optical properties, and impact assessment on surface albedo changes
Xiaoxi Zhao, Kan Huang, and Joshua S. Fu
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-42,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-42, 2022
Preprint under review for ACP (discussion: final response, 2 comments)
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22 Mar 2022
What caused the interdecadal shift of the ENSO impact on dust mass concentration over northwestern South Asia?
Lamei Shi, Jiahua Zhang, Fengmei Yao, Da Zhang, Jingwen Wang, Xianglei Meng, and Yuqin Liu
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-204,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-204, 2022
Revised manuscript under review for ACP (discussion: final response, 4 comments)
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17 Jun 2022
Reduced surface fine dust under droughts over the southeastern United States during summertime: observations and CMIP6 model simulations
Wei Li and Yuxuan Wang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 7843–7859, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-7843-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-7843-2022, 2022
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18 May 2022
Inverse modeling of the 2021 spring super dust storms in East Asia
Jianbing Jin, Mijie Pang, Arjo Segers, Wei Han, Li Fang, Baojie Li, Haochuan Feng, Hai Xiang Lin, and Hong Liao
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 6393–6410, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-6393-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-6393-2022, 2022
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17 Jun 2022
Record-breaking dust loading during two mega dust storm events over northern China in March 2021: aerosol optical and radiative properties and meteorological drivers
Ke Gui, Wenrui Yao, Huizheng Che, Linchang An, Yu Zheng, Lei Li, Hujia Zhao, Lei Zhang, Junting Zhong, Yaqiang Wang, and Xiaoye Zhang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 7905–7932, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-7905-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-7905-2022, 2022
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07 Apr 2022
Large-eddy-simulation study on turbulent particle deposition and its dependence on atmospheric-boundary-layer stability
Xin Yin, Cong Jiang, Yaping Shao, Ning Huang, and Jie Zhang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 4509–4522, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-4509-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-4509-2022, 2022
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17 Mar 2022
Quantification of the dust optical depth across spatiotemporal scales with the MIDAS global dataset (2003–2017)
Antonis Gkikas, Emmanouil Proestakis, Vassilis Amiridis, Stelios Kazadzis, Enza Di Tomaso, Eleni Marinou, Nikos Hatzianastassiou, Jasper F. Kok, and Carlos Pérez García-Pando
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 3553–3578, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-3553-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-3553-2022, 2022
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11 Nov 2021
15-year variability of desert dust optical depth on global and regional scales
Stavros-Andreas Logothetis, Vasileios Salamalikis, Antonis Gkikas, Stelios Kazadzis, Vassilis Amiridis, and Andreas Kazantzidis
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 16499–16529, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-16499-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-16499-2021, 2021
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14 Jan 2022
Assimilating spaceborne lidar dust extinction can improve dust forecasts
Jerónimo Escribano, Enza Di Tomaso, Oriol Jorba, Martina Klose, Maria Gonçalves Ageitos, Francesca Macchia, Vassilis Amiridis, Holger Baars, Eleni Marinou, Emmanouil Proestakis, Claudia Urbanneck, Dietrich Althausen, Johannes Bühl, Rodanthi-Elisavet Mamouri, and Carlos Pérez García-Pando
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 535–560, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-535-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-535-2022, 2022
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02 Sep 2021
Retrievals of dust-related particle mass and ice-nucleating particle concentration profiles with ground-based polarization lidar and sun photometer over a megacity in central China
Yun He, Yunfei Zhang, Fuchao Liu, Zhenping Yin, Yang Yi, Yifan Zhan, and Fan Yi
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5939–5954, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5939-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5939-2021, 2021
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01 Dec 2021
Polarization lidar for detecting dust orientation: system design and calibration
Alexandra Tsekeri, Vassilis Amiridis, Alexandros Louridas, George Georgoussis, Volker Freudenthaler, Spiros Metallinos, George Doxastakis, Josef Gasteiger, Nikolaos Siomos, Peristera Paschou, Thanasis Georgiou, George Tsaknakis, Christos Evangelatos, and Ioannis Binietoglou
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 7453–7474, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-7453-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-7453-2021, 2021
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22 Apr 2021
Enhanced light absorption and reduced snow albedo due to internally mixed mineral dust in grains of snow
Tenglong Shi, Jiecan Cui, Yang Chen, Yue Zhou, Wei Pu, Xuanye Xu, Quanliang Chen, Xuelei Zhang, and Xin Wang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 6035–6051, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-6035-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-6035-2021, 2021
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08 Dec 2020
Source backtracking for dust storm emission inversion using an adjoint method: case study of Northeast China
Jianbing Jin, Arjo Segers, Hong Liao, Arnold Heemink, Richard Kranenburg, and Hai Xiang Lin
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 15207–15225, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15207-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15207-2020, 2020
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07 Dec 2020
EARLINET observations of Saharan dust intrusions over the northern Mediterranean region (2014–2017): properties and impact on radiative forcing
Ourania Soupiona, Alexandros Papayannis, Panagiotis Kokkalis, Romanos Foskinis, Guadalupe Sánchez Hernández, Pablo Ortiz-Amezcua, Maria Mylonaki, Christina-Anna Papanikolaou, Nikolaos Papagiannopoulos, Stefanos Samaras, Silke Groß, Rodanthi-Elisavet Mamouri, Lucas Alados-Arboledas, Aldo Amodeo, and Basil Psiloglou
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 15147–15166, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15147-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15147-2020, 2020
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15 Jan 2021
ModIs Dust AeroSol (MIDAS): a global fine-resolution dust optical depth data set
Antonis Gkikas, Emmanouil Proestakis, Vassilis Amiridis, Stelios Kazadzis, Enza Di Tomaso, Alexandra Tsekeri, Eleni Marinou, Nikos Hatzianastassiou, and Carlos Pérez García-Pando
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 309–334, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-309-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-309-2021, 2021
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07 Dec 2020
North African mineral dust sources: new insights from a combined analysis based on 3D dust aerosol distributions, surface winds and ancillary soil parameters
Sophie Vandenbussche, Sieglinde Callewaert, Kerstin Schepanski, and Martine De Mazière
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 15127–15146, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15127-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15127-2020, 2020
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05 Nov 2020
Models transport Saharan dust too low in the atmosphere: a comparison of the MetUM and CAMS forecasts with observations
Debbie O'Sullivan, Franco Marenco, Claire L. Ryder, Yaswant Pradhan, Zak Kipling, Ben Johnson, Angela Benedetti, Melissa Brooks, Matthew McGill, John Yorks, and Patrick Selmer
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 12955–12982, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-12955-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-12955-2020, 2020
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15 Jul 2020
A new optical-based technique for real-time measurements of mineral dust concentration in PM10 using a virtual impactor
Luka Drinovec, Jean Sciare, Iasonas Stavroulas, Spiros Bezantakos, Michael Pikridas, Florin Unga, Chrysanthos Savvides, Bojana Višić, Maja Remškar, and Griša Močnik
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 3799–3813, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-3799-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-3799-2020, 2020
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