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Mikhail Pekour

Atmospheric Chemistry & Meteorology
Scientist
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K9-30
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications

2013

  • Friedman B, A Zelenyuk, J Beranek, GR Kulkarni, MS Pekour, AG Hallar, I McCubbin, JA Thornton, and DJ Cziczo. 2013. "Aerosol measurements at a high-elevation site: composition, size, and cloud condensation nuclei activity." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 13(23):11839-11851.  doi:10.5194/acp-13-11839-2013
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, MS Pekour, LK Berg, JJ Michalsky, K Lantz, and GB Hodges. 2013. "Do Diurnal Aerosol Changes Affect Daily Average Radiative Forcing?" Geophysical Research Letters 40(12):3265-3269.  doi:10.1002/grl.50567
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, MS Pekour, LK Berg, JD Fast, JJ Michalsky, K Lantz, and GB Hodges. 2013. "Temporal Variability of Aerosol Properties during TCAP: Impact on Radiative Forcing." In Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVIII; and Optics in Atmospheric Propagation and Adaptive Systems XVI, September 23, 2013, Dresden, Germany. Proceedings of the SPIE, vol. 8890, ed. A Comeron, et. al., p. Paper No. 88900O.  SPIE Publishing, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.2029355
  • Yang Q, LK Berg, MS Pekour, JD Fast, RK Newsom, M Stoelinga, and C Finley. 2013. "Evaluation of WRF predicted near hub-height winds and ramp events over a Pacific Northwest site with complex terrain." Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 52(8): 1753-1763.  doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-12-0267.1

2012

  • Fast JD, WI Gustafson, Jr, LK Berg, WJ Shaw, MS Pekour, MKB Shrivastava, JC Barnard, R Ferrare, CA Hostetler, J Hair, MH Erickson, T Jobson, B Flowers, MK Dubey, PhD, SR Springston, BR Pirce, L Dolislager, JR Pederson, and RA Zaveri. 2012. "Transport and Mixing Patterns over Central California during the Carbonaceous Aerosol and Radiative Effects Study (CARES)." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 12(4):1759-1783.  doi:10.5194/acp-12-1759-2012
  • Berg LK, MS Pekour, and DA Nelson. 2012. Description of the Columbia Basin Wind Energy Study (CBWES)PNNL-22036, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Kassianov EI, MS Pekour, and JC Barnard. 2012. "Aerosols in Central California: Unexpectedly Large Contribution of Coarse Mode to Aerosol Radiative Forcing ." Geophysical Research Letters 39:L20806.  doi:10.1029/2012GL053469
  • Pekour MS, B Schmid, D Chand, JM Hubbe, CD Kluzek, DA Nelson, JM Tomlinson, and DJ Cziczo. 2012. "Development of a new airborne humidigraph system." Aerosol Science and Technology 47(2):201-207.  doi:10.1080/02786826.2012.741274
  • Zaveri RA, WJ Shaw, DJ Cziczo, B Schmid, R Ferrare, ML Alexander, M Alexandrov, RJ Alvarez, WP Arnott, D Atkinson, S Baidar, RM Banta, JC Barnard, J Beranek, LK Berg, FJ Brechtel, WA Brewer, JF Cahill, B Cairns, CD Cappa, D Chand, S China, JM Comstock, MK Dubey, RC Easter, Jr, MH Erickson, JD Fast, C Floerchinger, BA Flowers, E Fortner, JS Gaffney, MK Gilles, K Gorkowski, WI Gustafson, Jr, MS Gyawali, J Hair, M Hardesty, JW Harworth, SC Herndon, N Hiranuma, CA Hostetler, JM Hubbe, JT Jayne, H Jeong, BT Jobson, EI Kassianov, LI Kleinman, CD Kluzek, B Knighton, KR Kolesar, C Kuang, A Kubatova, AO Langford, A Laskin, NS Laulainen, RD Marchbanks, C Mazzoleni, F Mei, RC Moffet, DA Nelson, M Obland, H Oetjen, TB Onasch, I Ortega, M Ottaviani, MS Pekour, KA Prather, JG Radney, R Rogers, SP Sandberg, A Sedlacek, C Senff, G Senum, A Setyan, JE Shilling, MKB Shrivastava, C Song, SR Springston, R Subramanian, K Suski, JM Tomlinson, RM Volkamer, HA Wallace, J Wang, AM Weickmann, DR Worsnop, XY Yu, A Zelenyuk, and Q Zhang. 2012. "Overview of the 2010 Carbonaceous Aerosols and Radiative Effects Study (CARES)." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 12(16):7647-7687.  doi:10.5194/acp-12-7647-2012

2011

  • Chen M, Q Zhuang, D Cook, RL Coulter, MS Pekour, RL Scott, JW Munger, and K Bible. 2011. "Quantification of terrestrial ecosystem carbon dynamics in the conterminous United States combining a process-based biogeochemical model and MODIS and AmeriFlux data." Biogeosciences 8(9):2665-2688.  doi:10.5194/bg-8-2665-2011
  • Chen M, Q Zhuang, DR Cook, RL Coulter, MS Pekour, RL Scott, JW Munger, and K Bible. 2011. "Quantification of Terrestrial Ecosystem Carbon Dynamics in the Conterminous United States Combining a Process-Based Biogeochemical Model and MODIS and AmeriFlux data." Biogeosciences 8(9):2665-2688.  doi:10.5194/bg-8-2665-2011
  • Hiranuma N, M Kohn, MS Pekour, DA Nelson, JE Shilling, and DJ Cziczo. 2011. "Droplet activation, separation, and compositional analysis: Laboratory studies and atmospheric measurements ." Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 4(1):691-713.  doi:10.5194/amtd-4-691-2011
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, MS Pekour, CJ Flynn, R Ferrare, CA Hostetler, J Hair, and BT Jobson. 2011. "Remote Sensing of Aerosol Properties during CARES." In Proceedings of the SPIE: Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVI, September 21, 2011, Prague, Czech Republic, vol. 8177, ed. EI Kassianov, p. Paper No. 81770J.  SPIE, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.897407
  • Kulkarni GR, MS Pekour, A Afchine, DM Murphy, and DJ Cziczo. 2011. "Comparison of experimental and numerical studies of the performance characteristics of a pumped counterflow virtual impactor." Aerosol Science and Technology 45(3):382-392.  doi:10.1080/02786826.2010.539291
  • Pekour MS, and DJ Cziczo. 2011. "Wake Capture, Particle Breakup, and Other Artifacts Associated with Counterflow Virtual Impaction ." Aerosol Science and Technology 45(6):748-754.  doi:10.1080/02786826.2011.558942

2010

  • Zaveri RA, CM Berkowitz, FJ Brechtel, MK Gilles, JM Hubbe, JT Jayne, LI Kleinman, A Laskin, S Madronich, TB Onasch, MS Pekour, SR Springston, JA Thornton, AV Tivanski, and DR Worsnop. 2010. "Nighttime chemical evolution of aerosol and trace gases in a power plant plume: Implications for secondary organic nitrate and organosulfate aerosol formation, NO3 radical chemistry, and N2O5 heterogeneous hydrolysis." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 115:Art. No. D12304.  doi:10.1029/2009JD013250
  • Bamberger JA, MS Greenwood, BD Lawler, SK Sundaram, EBK Baer, BK Hatchell, DF Hopkins, LJ Kirihara, MS Pekour, S Sande, XY Yu, and N Zuljevic. 2010. "EVALUATING CONCENTRATION PROFILES DURING UNSTEADY MIXING." In Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition 2009 (IMECE2009), November 13-19, 2009, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, vol. 8, pp. 1-10.  American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York, NY. 

2009

  • Chapman EG, JC Barnard, FC Rutz, MS Pekour, JP Rishel, and WJ Shaw. 2009. Dust Plume Modeling from Ranges and Maneuver Areas on Fort Bliss and the White Sands Missile Range: Final ReportPNNL-18387, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Chapman EG, WI Gustafson, Jr, RC Easter, Jr, JC Barnard, SJ Ghan, MS Pekour, and JD Fast. 2009. "Coupling Aerosol-Cloud-Radiative Processes in the WRF-Chem Model: Investigating the Radiative Impact of Elevated Point Sources." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 9(3):945-964. 
  • Fast JD, A Aiken, JD Allan, ML Alexander, T Campos, MR Canagaratna, EG Chapman, P DeCarlo, B de Foy, J Gaffney, JA de Gouw, JC Doran, L Emmons, A Hodzic, SC Herndon, LG Huey, JT Jayne, JL Jimenez, LI Kleinman, WC Kuster, NA Marley, LM Russell, C Ochoa, TB Onasch, MS Pekour, C Song, IM Ulbrich, C Warneke, D Welsh-Bon, C Wiedinmyer, DR Worsnop, XY Yu, and RA Zaveri. 2009. "Evaluating Simulated Primary Anthropogenic and Biomass Burning Organic Aerosols during MILAGRO: Implications for Assessing Treatments of Secondary Organic Aerosols." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 9(16):6191-6215. 
  • Meyer PA, JA Bamberger, CW Enderlin, JA Fort, BE Wells, SK Sundaram, PA Scott, MJ Minette, GL Smith, CA Burns, MS Greenwood, GP Morgen, EBK Baer, SF Snyder, M White, GF Piepel, BG Amidan, A Heredia-Langner, SA Bailey, JC Bower, KM Denslow, DE Eakin, MR Elmore, PA Gauglitz, AD Guzman, BK Hatchell, DF Hopkins, DE Hurley, MD Johnson, LJ Kirihara, BD Lawler, JS Loveland, OD Mullen, MS Pekour, TJ Peters, PJ Robinson, MS Russcher, S Sande, C Santoso, SV Shoemaker, SM Silva, DE Smith, YF Su, JJ Toth, JD Wiberg, XY Yu, and N Zuljevic. 2009. Pulse Jet Mixing Tests With Noncohesive SolidsPNNL-18098, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2008

  • de Foy B, JD Fast, SJ Paech, D Phillips, JT Walters, RL Coulter, TJ Martin, MS Pekour, WJ Shaw, PP Kastendeuch, NA Marley, A Retama, and LT Molina. 2008. "Basin-Scale Wind Transport during the MILAGRO Field Campaign and Comparison to Climatology Using Cluster Analysis." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 8(5):1209-1224. 

2007

  • Berg LK, and MS Pekour. 2007. RDCDS Meteorologoical Component Quick Installation GuidePNNL-17107, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Shaw WJ, MS Pekour, RL Coulter, TJ Martin, and J Walters. 2007. "The Daytime Mixed Layer Observed by Radiosonde, Profiler, and LIDAR during MILAGRO." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 7:15025-15065. 
  • Doran JC, JC Barnard, WP Arnott, R Cary, RL Coulter, JD Fast, EI Kassianov, LI Kleinman, NS Laulainen, TJ Martin, GL Paredes-Miranda, MS Pekour, WJ Shaw, DF Smith, SR Springston, and XY Yu. 2007. "The T1-T2 Study: Evolution of Aerosol Properties Downwind of Mexico City." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 7(6):1585-1598. 
  • Pekour MS, and LK Berg. 2007. Description of the RDCDS Meteorological ComponentPNNL-17106, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2006

  • Kallistratova MA, R Kouznetsov, MS Pekour, V Yushkov, and A Svertilov. 2006. "Comparison of Wind Fields in the ABL over Big City and Nearby Rural Site by Simultaneous Sodar Measurements." In International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary Layer Remote Sensing, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, July 17-20, 2006, ed. Stefan Emeis, pp. 106-108.  Institut fur Meteorologie und Klimaforschung, Karlsruhe, Germany. 
  • Pekour MS, ML Wesely, DR Cook, and TJ Martin. 2006. "A Study of the Recursive Filter for Computing Scalar Eddy Covariances." Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 136(3-4):101-107.  doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2004.12.011

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