The following bibliography lists papers related to DMT’s Photoacoustic Soot Spectrometer series (PASS-1 and PASS-3).

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Table of Contents:

Published in 2010 (1)
Published in 2011 (2)
Published in 2012 (1)
Published in 2013 (4)


Papers published during 2010 (2)

Cross, E. S., T. Onasch, A. Ahern, W. Wrobel, J. G. Slowik, J. Olfert, D. A. Lack, P. Massoli, C. D. Cappa, J. P. Schwarz, J. R. Spackman, D. W. Fahey, A. Sedlacek, A. Trimborn, J. T. Jayne, A. Freedman, L. R. Williams, N. L. Ng, C. Mazzoleni, M. Dubey, B. Brem, G. Kok, R. Subramanian, S. Freitag, A. Clarke, D. Thornhill, L. Marr, C. E. Kolb, D. R. Worsnop, and P. Davidovits, Soot particle studies - instrument intercomparison - project overview, Aerosol Science and Technology, 44, 592-611, 2010. (14 July 2010) link
Flowers, B. A., M. K. Dubey, C. Mazzoleni, E. A. Stone, J. J. Schauer, S.-W. Kim and S. C. Yoon, Optical-chemical-microphysical relationships and closure studies for mixed carbonaceous aerosols observed at Jeju Island; 3-laser photoacoustic spectrometer, particle sizing, and filter analysis, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10, 10387-10398, 2010. (5 November 2010) link


Papers published during 2011 (1)

Chan, T. W., J. R. Brook, G. J. Smallwood and G. Lu, Time-resolved measurements of black carbon light absorption enhancement in urban and near-urban locations of southern Ontario, Canada, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11, 10407-10432, 2011. (20 October 2011) link


Papers published during 2012 (1)

Nakayama, T., K. Sato, Y. Matsumi, T. Imamura, A. Yamazaki, and A. Uchiyama, Wavelength dependence of refractive index of secondary organic aerosols generated during the ozonolysis and photooxidation of a-pinene, Sola, 8, 119–123, 2012 link


Papers published during 2013 (4)

Metcalf, A. R., C. L. Loza, M. M. Coggon, J. S. Craven, H. H. Jonsson, R. C. Flagan, and J. H. Seinfeld, Secondary organic aerosol coating formation and evaporation: Chamber studies using black carbon seed aerosol and the Single-Particle Soot Photometer, Aerosol Science and Technology, 47, 326-347, 2013. (21 October 2012) link
Lan, Z.-J., X.-F. Huang, K.-Y. Yu, T.-L. Sun, L.-W. Zeng and M. Hu, Light absorption of black carbon aerosol and its enhancement by mixing state in an urban atmosphere in South China, Atmospheric Environment, 69, 118-123, 2013. (11 December 2012) link
Chakrabarty, R. K., I. J. Arnold, D. M. Francisco, B. Hatchett, F. Hosseinpour, M. Loria, A. Pokharel, and B. M. Woody, Black and brown carbon fractal aggregates from combustion in two fuels widely used in Asian rituals, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 122, 25-30, 2013. (17 December 2012) link
Nakayama, T., K. Sato, Y. Matsumi, T. Imamura, A. Yamazaki, and A. Uchiyama, Wavelength and NOx dependent complex refractive index of SOAs generated from the photooxidation of toluene, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, 531–545, 2013. (16 January 2013) link