Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications



  1. Analysis of a Summertime PM2.5 and Haze Episode in the mid-Atlantic Region,
    Chen, L. W. A., J. C. Chow, B. G. Doddridge, R. R. Dickerson, W. F. Ryan, and P. K. Mueller,
    J. Air & Waste Management Assoc., 53(8), 946-956, DOI: 10.1080/10473289.2003.10466240, 2003.
  2. 2004

  3. Smoke over Haze: Aircraft Observations of Chemical and Optical Properties and the Effects on Heating Rates and Stability,
    Taubman, B. F. , L. T. Marufu, B. L. Vant-Hull, C. A. Piety, B. G. Doddridge, R. R. Dickerson, and Z. Q. Li,
    J. Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 109(D2), DOI: 10.1029/2003JD003898, 2004.
  4. The 2003 North American electrical blackout: An accidental experiment in atmospheric chemistry,
    Marufu, L. T., B. F. Taubman,B. J. Bloomer, C. A. Piety, B. G. Doddrodge, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Geophysical Research Letters,
    31(13), DOI: 10.1029/2004GL019771, 2004 .
  5. Airborne characterization of the chemical, optical, and meteorological properties, and origins of a combined ozone-haze episode over the eastern United States,
    Taubman, B. F., L. T. Marufu, C. A. Piety, B. G. Doddridge, J. W. Stehr, and R. R. Dickerson (2004a),
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 61(14), 1781-1793, DOI: 10.1175/1520-0469(2004), 2004.
  6. 2005

  7. Smoke over haze: Comparative analysis of satellite, surface radiometer, and airborne in situ measurements of aerosol optical properties and radiative forcing over the eastern United States,
    Vant-Hull, B. Z. Q. Li, B. F. Taubman, R. Levy, L. Marufu, F. L. Chang, B. G. Doddridge, R. R. Dickerson,
    J. Geophys. Res.
    , 110(D10), DOI: 10.1029/2004JD004518, 2005. reprint.pdf
  8. 2006

  9. Aircraft Vertical Profiles of Trace Gas and Aerosol Pollution over the Mid-Atlantic U.S.: Statistics and Meteorological Cluster Analysis,
    B. F. Taubman, J. C. Hains, L. T. Marufu, B. G. Doddridge, A. M. Thompson, J. W. Stehr, C.A. Piety, R.R. Dickerson,
    J. Geophys. Res.
    , 111(D10), D10S07, 10.1029/2005JD006196, 2006. file.pdf
  10. A combined approach for the evaluation of a volitile organic compound emissions inventory,
    Y.J. Choi, R. V. Calabrese, S.H Ehrman, R.R. Dickerson, and J. W. Stehr
    J. Air Waste Manag. Admin.
    , 56, 169-178, 2006. file.pdf
  11. 2007

  12. A Side-by-Side comparison of Filter-Based PM2.5 Measurements at a Suburban Site: A Closure Study,
    J. C. Hains, L.-W. A. Chen, B. F. Taubman, B. G. Doddridge, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Environ.
    , 41(29), 6167-6184, 2007. file.pdf
  13. 2008

  14. Origins of Chemical Pollution Derived from Mid-Atlantic Aircraft Profiles Using a Clustering Technique,
    J. C. Hains, B. F. Taubman, A. M. Thompson, L. T. Marufu, J. W. Stehr, R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Environ.
    , 42(8), 1727-1741, 2008. file.pdf
  15. 2009

  16. The Sensitivity of Modeled Ozone to the Temporal Distribution of Point, Area, and Mobile Emissions in the Eastern US, P. Castellanos, S. H. Ehrman, R. R. Dickerson, J. W. Stehr, Atmos. Environ., 43, 4603-4611, 2009. preprint.pdf
  17. Observed Relationship of Ozone air Pollution with Temperature and Emissions, B. J. Bloomer, J. W. Stehr, R. J. Salawitch, and R. R. Dickerson, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L09803 doi:10.1029/2009GL037308, 2009. preprint.pdf
  18. Modification of a Commercial Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopic NO2 Detector for Enhanced Sensitivity, P. Castellanos, W. T. Luke, P. J. Kelley, J. W. Stehr, S. H. Ehrman, and R. R. Dickerson, Rev. Sci. Instrum., 80(11), DOI: 10.1063/1.3244090, 2009. reprint.pdf preprint.pdf
  19. Upstream urbanization exacerbates urban heat island effects, D. L. Zhang, Y. X. Shou, and R. R. Dickerson, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L24401, doi:10.1029/2009GL041082, 2009. preprint.pdf
  20. 2010

  21. A Chemical Climatology and Trend Analysis of Ozone and Temperature over the Eastern US,
    B. J. Bloomer, K. Y. Vinnikov, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Envron.,
    44(21-22), 2543-2551, 2010. preprint.pdf
  22. 2011

  23. Ozone, nitrogen oxides, and carbon monoxide during pollution events over the eastern US: An evaluation of emissions and vertical mixing,
    P. Castellanos, L. T. Marufu, B. G. Doddridge, B. F. Taubman, S. H. Ehrman, J. W. Stehr, R. R. Dickerson,
    J. Geophys. Res.
    , 116, D16307, doi:10.1029/2010JD014540, 2011. reprint.pdf
  24. Characterization of eastern U.S. air pollution episode using WRF/Chem,
    E. A. Yegorova, D. J. Allen, C. P. Loughner, K. E. Pickering, R. R. Dickerson,
    J. Geophys. Res., 116, D17306, doi:10.1029/2010JD015054, 2011. reprint.pdf
  25. SO2 emissions and lifetimes: Estimates from inverse modeling using in situ and global, space-based (SCIAMACHY and OMI) observations,
    C. K. Lee, R. V. Martin, A. van Donkelaar, H. Lee, R. R. Dickerson, J. C. Hains, N. Krotkov, A. Richter, K. Vinnikov, J. J. Schwab
    J. Geophys. Res., 116, D06304, doi:10.1029/2010JD014758, 2011. reprint.pdf
  26. Impact of fair-weather cumulus clouds and the Chesapeake Bay breeze on pollutant transport and transformations lifetimes,
    C. P. Loughner, D. J. Allen, K. E. Pickering, R. R. Dickerson, D. L. Zhang, Y. X. Shou,
    Atmos. Environ., 45, 4060-4072, 2011. reprint.pdf
  27. Impact of Upstream Urbanization on the Urban Heat Island Effects along the Washington-Baltimore Corridor,
    D. L. Zhang, Y. X. Shou, R. R. Dickerson, and F. Chen,
    J. Appl. Meteor. Climol., 50, 2012-2029, 2011. preprint.pdf
  28. Reactive Nitrogen in the United States: An Analysis of Inputs, Flows, Consequences, and Management Options,
    USEPA Science Advisory Board Integrated Nitrogen Committee,
    2011. PDF copy from EPA (4.4Meg)
  29. 2012

  30. Roles of urban tree canopy and buildings in urban heat island effects: Parameterization and preliminary results,
    Loughner, C. P., D. J. Allen, D.-L. Zhang, K. E. Pickering, R. R. Dickerson, and L. Landry,
    2012: Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 51, 1775-1793. preprint.pdf
  31. Bay Breeze Influence on Surface Ozone at Edgewood, MD During July 2011,
    R. M. Stauffer, A. M. Thompson, J. W. Stehr, D. Goldberg, R. R. Dickerson,et al.,
    J. Atmos. Chem.., 72(3–4), 335–353, DOI: 10.1007/s10874-012-9241-6, 2012. preprint.pdf
  32. 2013

  33. Trends in emissions and concentrations of air pollutants in the lower troposphere in the Baltimore/Washington airshed from 1997 to 2011,
    H. He, J. W. Stehr, J. C. Hains, D. J. Krask, B. G. Doddridge, K. Y. Vinnikov, T. P. Canty, K. M. Hosley, R. J. Salawitch, H. M. Worden, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 1-16, doi:10.5194/acp-13-1-2013, 2013. preprint.pdf
  34. Emissions estimation from satellite retrievals: A review of current capability,
    D. G. Streets, R. R. Dickerson,et al.,
    Atmos. Environ., 77, 1011-1042, 2013. preprint.pdf
  35. Evaluation of the use of a commercially available cavity ringdown absorption spectrometer for measuring NO2 in flight, and observations over the Mid-Atlantic States during DISCOVER-AQ,
    L.C. Brent, W.J. Thorn, M. Gupta, B. Leen, J.W. Stehr, H. He, H.L. Arkinson, A. Weinheimer, C. Garland, S.E. Pusede, P.J. Wooldridge, R.C. Cohen, R.R. Dickerson,
    J. Atmos. Chem.72(3–4), 503–521, DOI 10.1007/s10874-013-9265-6, 2013. reprint.pdf
  36. High ozone concentrations on hot days: The role of electric power demand and NOx emissions,
    Hao He, Linda Hembeck, Kyle M. Hosley, Timothy P. Canty, Ross J. Salawitch, and Russell R. Dickerson,
    Geophys. Res. Lett., 40(19), 5291-94, 2013. preprint.pdf
  37. 2014

  38. Higher surface ozone concentrations over the Chesapeake Bay than over the adjactent land: Observations and models from the DISCOVER-AQ and CBODAQ campaigns,
    Daniel L. Goldberg, Christopher P. Loughner, Maria Tzortziou, Jeffrey W. Stehr, Kenneth E. Pickering, Lackson T. Marufu, and Russell R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Environ., 84, 9-19, 2014. reprint.pdf
  39. Detecting and Attributing High Background Ozone Events, Arlene Fiore, P. Brad Pierce,
    Russell R. Dickerson, and Meiyun Lin,
    Environ. Manag., 2014. reprint.pdf
  40. An elevated reservoir of air pollutants over the Mid-Atlantic States during the 2011 DISCOVER-AQ campaign: Airborne measurements and numerical simulations,
    Hao He, Russell R. Dickerson, et al.,
    Atmos. Environ., 85, 18-30, 2014. reprint.pdf
  41. Evaluation of GEOS-5 Sulfur Dioxide Simulations during the Frostburg, MD 2010 Field Campaign,
    V. Buchard, R. R. Dickerson et al.,
    Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1929-1941, 2014. reprint.pdf
  42. Impact of bay breeze circulations on surface air quality and boundary layer export,
    C. P. Loughner, M. Tzortziou, M. Follette-Cook, K. E. Pickering, D. Goldberg, C. Satam, A. Weinheimer, J. H. Crawford, A. Mannino, D. Knapp, D. D. Montzka, G. B. Diskin, L. T. Marufu, and R. R. Dickerson,
    J. Appl. Meteo. Climo., 53(7), 1697-1713, 2014. reprint.pdf
  43. Measured and modeled CO and NOy in DISCOVER-AQ: An evaluation of emissions and chemistry over the eastern US,
    Daniel C. Anderson, Christopher P. Loughner, Andrew Weinheimer, Glenn Diskin, Timothy P. Canty, Ross J. Salawitch, Helen Worden, Alan Fried, Tomas Mikoviny, Armin Wisthaler, and Russell R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Environ., 96, 78-87, 2014. reprint.pdf
  44. Relationship between column-density and surface mixing ratio: Statistical analysis of O3 and NO2 data from the July 2011 Maryland DISCOVER-AQ mission,
    C. M. Flynn, K. E. Pickering, R. R. Dickerson, et al.,
    Atmos. Environ., 92, 429-441 2014. reprint.pdf
  45. DISCOVER-AQ: Observations and early results,
    James H. Crawford, Russell R. Dickerson, and Jennifer C. Hains,
    Environ. Manag., Sept. 2014. reprint.pdf
  46. Remote sensing of fugitive methane emissions from oil and gas production in North American tight geologic formations, Schneising, O., J. P. Burrows, R. R. Dickerson, M. Buchwitz, M. Reuter, and H. Bovensmann, Earth's Future, 2(10), 548-558, 2014. reprint.pdf
  47. 2015

  48. Regional Air Quality Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing and Natural Gas Activity: Evidence from Ambient VOC Observations,
    T. Vinciguerra, S, Ehrman, R.R. Dickerson, et al.,
    Atmos. Environ., 110, 144-150, 2015. reprint.pdf
  49. Ozone and NOx chemistry in the eastern US: Evaluation of CMAQ/CB05 with satellite (OMI) data,
    T. Canty, L. Hembeck, T. Vinciguerra, D. Anderson, D. Goldberg, S. Carpenter, D. Allen, C. Loughner, R. Salawitch, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 10965–10982, doi:10.5194/acp-15-10965-2015, 2015. reprint.pdf
  50. Ground Level Ozone - A path Forward for the Eastern US,
    G. T. Aburn, T. Canty, R. Salawitch, R. R. Dickerson, et al.
    Environ. Manag., May 2015. reprint.pdf
  51. Evidence for an increase in the ozone photochemical lifetime in the eastern United States using a regional air quality model,
    D. L. Goldberg, K. M. Hosley, T. P. Vinciguerra, C. P. Loughner, T. P. Canty, R. J. Salawitch, and R. R. Dickerson,
    J. Geophys. Res., 120(24), 12,778-12,793, doi 10.1002/2015JD023930, 2015. Reprint.pdf
  52. 2016

  53. Aura OMI observations of regional SO2 and NO2 pollution changes from 2005 to 2015,
    N. A. Krotkov, C. A. McLinden, C. Li, L. N. Lamsal, E. A. Celarier, S. V. Marchenko, W. H. Swartz, E. J. Bucsela, J. Joiner, B. N. Duncan, K. F. Boersma, J. P. Veefkind, P. F. Levelt, V. E. Fioletov, R. R. Dickerson, H. He, Z. Lu, and D. G. Streets
    Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 4605-4629,, 2016. Reprint(9M).pdf
  54. The Global Tropospheric Ammonia Distribution as seen in the 13-year AIRS Measurement Record,
    Warner, J. X., Z. Wei, L. L. Strow, R. R. Dickerson, J. B. Nowak,
    Atmos. Chem. Phys.., 16, 5467-5479,, 2016. Reprint.pdf
  55. CAMx Ozone Source Attribution in the Eastern United States using Guidance from Observations during DISCOVER-AQ Maryland,
    D. L. Goldberg, T. P. Vinciguerra, D. C. Anderson, L. Hembeck, T. P. Canty, R. J. Salawitch, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 2249–2258, DOI: 10.1002/2015GL0673322016. Reprint.pdf
  56. Response of SO2 and particulate air pollution to local and regional emission controls: A case study in Maryland,
    H. He, K. Y. Vinnikov, C. Li, N. A. Krotkov, A. R. Jongeward, Z.Q. Li, J. W. Stehr, J. C. Hains, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Earth's Future, 4(4), 94-109,, 2016. Reprint.pdf
  57. Ozone Production and Its Sensitivity to NOx and VOCs: Results from the DISCOVER-AQ Field Experiment, Houston 2013,
    G. M. Mazzuca, X. R. Ren, C. P. Loughner, M. Estes, J. H. Crawford, K. E. Pickering, A. J. Weinheimer, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 14,463-14,474, doi:10.5194/acp-2016-215, 2016. Reprint.pdf
  58. 2017

  59. Increased atmospheric ammonia over the world’s major agricultural areas detected from space,
    Warner, J. X., R. R. Dickerson, Z. Wei, L. L. Strow, Y. Wang, Q. Liang,
    Geophys. Res. Lett., 44(6), 2875-2884, DOI: 10.1002/2016GL072305, 2017. Reprint.pdf
  60. Expected ozone benefits from electricity generating unit NOx reductions in the Eastern United States,
    T. Vinciguerra, E. Bull, T. Canty, H. He, E. Zalewsky, M. Woodman, G. Aburn, S. Ehrman, and R. R. Dickerson,
    J. Air & Waste Management Assoc., 67(3), DOI: 10.1080/10962247.2016.1230564, 2017. Reprint.pdf
  61. Use of Tethersonde and Aircraft Profiles to Study the Impact of Mesoscale and Microscale Meteorology on Air Quality,
    G. M. Mazzuca, R. D. Clark, C. P. Loughner; A. Fried, D. C. Stein-Zweers, A. J. Weinheimer, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Environ., 149, 55-69,, 2017. Reprint.pdf
  62. Urban emissions of water vapor and connections to the urban heat island,
    O. E. Salmon, P. B. Shepson, X. R. Ren, A. B. Marquardt Collow, M. A. Miller, A. G. Carlton, M. O. L. Cambaliz, A. Heimburger, J. D. Fuentes, B. H. Stirm, R. Grundman II, R. R. Dickerson, J. A. Thornton, J. Whetstone,
    J. Geophys. Res., 122(17), 9467-9484, DOI: 10.1002/2016JD026074, 2017. ReprintPending.pdf
  63. Evaluation and environmental correction of ambient CO2 measurements from a low-cost NDIR sensor,
    Cory R. Martin, Ning Zeng, Anna Karion, Russell R. Dickerson, Xinrong Ren, Bari N. Turpie, and Kristy J. Weber
    Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 2383-2395, doi:10.5194/amt-2016-396, 2017. Reprint.pdf
  64. The Net Decay Time of Anomalies in Concentrations of Atmospheric Pollutants,
    K. Vinnikov, R. R. Dickerson, N. A. Krotkov, E. S. Edgerton, J. J. Schwab,
    Atmos. Environ., 160, 19-26, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.04.006, 2017. Reprint.pdf
  65. 2018

  66. Evaluating Commercial Marine Emissions and their Role in Air Quality Policy using Observations and the CMAQ Model,
    Allison Ring, T. P. Canty, D. C. Anderson, R. J. Salawitch, T. P. Vinciguerra, Hao He, D. L. Goldberg, S. H. Ehrman, R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Environ., 173, 96-107, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.10.037, 2018. Reprint.pdf
  67. Top-down Estimates of NOx and CO Emissions from Washington, D.C.-Baltimore During the WINTER Campaign,
    Salmon, O.E., P. Shepson, R. R. Dickerson, et al.,
    J. Geophys. Res., 123, 7705–7724,  https://DOI:10.1029/2018JD028539, 2018. Reprint.pdf 
  68. Methane Emissions from the Baltimore-Washington Area Based on Airborne Observations: Comparison to Emissions Inventories,
    Xinrong Ren, O. E. Salmon, J. R. Hansford, D. Ahn, D. Hall, S. E. Benish, P. R. Stratton, H. He, S. Sahu, C. Grimes, A. M. F. Heimburger, C. R. Martin, M. D. Cohen, B. Stunder, R. J. Salawitch, S. H. Ehrman, P. B. Shepson, and R. R. Dickerson,
    J. Geophys. Res., 123, 8869–8882, https://10.1029/2018JD028851, 2018. Reprint.pdf


  69. Impact of Bay Breeze and Thunderstorm Circulations on Surface Ozone at a Site along the Chesapeake Bay 2011-2016,
    G. M. Mazzuca, K. E. Pickering, D. A. New, J. Dreessen, and R. R. Dickerson
    Atmos. Environ., 198, 351–365, https://DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2018.10.068, 2019. Reprint.pdf
  70. Methane Emissions from the Marcellus Shale in Southwestern Pennsylvania and Northern West Virginia Based on Airborne Measurements,
    Xinrong Ren, D. L. Hall, T. Vinciguerra, S. E. Benish, P. R. Stratton, D. Ahn, J. R. Hansford, M. D. Cohen, S. Sahu, Hao He, C. Grimes, J. D. Fuentes, P. B. Shepson, R. J. Salawitch, S. H. Ehrman, and R. R. Dickerson,
    J. Geophys. Res., 124, 1862–1878, https://DOI:10.110.1029/2018JD029690 2019. Reprint.pdf
  71. Investigating sources of variability and error in simulations of carbon dioxide in an urban region,
    C. R. Martin, N. Zeng, A. Karion, K. Mueller, S. Ghosh, I. Lopez-Coto, K. R. Gurney, T. Oda, K. Prasad, Y. Liu, R. R. Dickerson, and J. Whetstone,
    Atmos. Environ., 199, 55–59, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2018.11.013, 2019. Reprint.pdf
  72. Linking improvements in sulfur dioxide emissions to decreasing sulfate wet deposition by combining satellite and surface observations with trajectory analysis,
    N. Fedkin, C. Li, T. Canty, R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Environ.,199, 210-223, 2019. Reprint.pdf
  73. Measured and Modeled Ozone Photochemical Production in the Baltimore-Washington Airshed,
    L. Hembeck, H. He, T. Vinciguerra, T. P. Canty, R. R. Dickerson, R. J. Salawitch, and C. Loughner,
    Atmos. Environ., 2, 100017, , 2019. Reprint.pdf
  74. Chemical Climatology of Atmospheric Pollutants in the Eastern United States: Seasonal/Diurnal Cycles and Contrast under Clear/Cloudy Conditions for Remote Sensing,
    H. He, K. Vinnikov, N. A. Krotkov, E. S. Edgerton, J. J. Schwab, R. R. Dickerson,
    Atmos. Environ., 206, 85-107,, 2019. Reprint.pdf
  75. Estimating Methane Emissions from Underground Coal and Natural gas Production in Southwestern Pennsylvania,
    Z. R. Barkley, T. Lauvaux, K. J. Davis, A. Deng, A. Fried, P. Weibring, D. Richter, J. G. Walega, J. DiGangi, S. H. Ehrman, X. Ren, and R. R. Dickerson,
    Geophys. Res. Lett., 46, 4531–4540, DOI: 10.1029/2019GL082131. 2019. Reprint.pdf
  76. The Ozone Water-Land Environmental Transition Study: An Innovative Strategy for Understanding Chesapeake Bay Pollution Events,
    J. T. Sullivan, T. Berkoff, G. Gronoff, T. Knepp, M. Pippin, D. Allen, L. Twigg, R. Swap, M. Tzortziou, A. M. Thompson, R. M. Stauffer, G. M. Wolfe, J. Flynn, S. E. Pusede, L. M. Judd, W. Moore, B. D. Baker, J. Al-Saadi,  T. J. McGee
    BAMS, 100(2), 291–306, DOI:10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0025.1, 2019. Reprint.pdf
  77. Wintertime CO2, CH4 and CO emissions estimation for the Washington, DC/ Baltimore metro area using an inverse modeling technique,
    Israel Lopez-Coto, O. E. Salmon, A. Karion, P. B. Shepson, A. Stein, K. Prasad, Xinrong Ren, R. R. Dickerson, J. R. Whetstone
    Environ. Sci. Technol.
    , submtted, 2019.
  78. On the use of data from commercial NOx analyzers for air pollution studies,
    Russell R. Dickerson, Daniel C. Anderson, Xinrong Ren
    Atmos. Environ., in press, 2019.