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ManishKumar Shrivastava

Aerosols and Aerosol-Cloud Int
Earth Scientist
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K9-30
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Liu L., Y. Cheng, S. Wang, C. Wei, M.L. Pohlker, C. Pohlker, and P. Artaxo, et al. 2020. "Impact of biomass burning aerosols on radiation, clouds, and precipitation over the Amazon during the dry season: relative importance of aerosol–cloud and aerosol–radiation interactions." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 20, no. 21:13283–13301. PNNL-SA-153797. doi:10.5194/acp-20-13283-2020
  • Miao R., Q. Chen, Y. Zheng, X. Cheng, Y. Sun, P.I. Palmer, and M.B. Shrivastava, et al. 2020. "Model bias in simulating major chemical components of PM2.5 in China." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 20, no. 20:12265–12284. PNNL-SA-153072. doi:10.5194/acp-20-12265-2020
  • Mouchel-Vallon C., J. Lee-Taylor, A. Hodzic, P. Artaxo, B. Aumont, M. Camredon, and D. Gurarie, et al. 2020. "Exploration of Oxidative Chemistry and Secondary Organic Aerosol Formation in the Amazon during the Wet Season: Explicit Modeling of the Manaus Urban Plume with GECKO-A." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 20, no. 10:5995-6014. PNNL-SA-148940. doi:10.5194/acp-20-5995-2020
  • Thornton J.A., J.E. Shilling, M.B. Shrivastava, E. D'Ambro, M.A. Zawadowicz, and J. Liu. 2020. "A near-explicit mechanistic evaluation of Isoprene photochemical secondary organic aerosol formation and evolution: simulations of multiple chamber experiments with and without added NOx." ACS Earth and Space Chemistry 4, no. 7:1161–1181. PNNL-SA-153144. doi:10.1021/acsearthspacechem.0c00118
  • Wang H., R.C. Easter, R. Zhang, P. Ma, B. Singh, K. Zhang, and D. Ganguly, et al. 2020. "Aerosols in the E3SM Version 1: New Developments and Their Impacts on Radiative Forcing." Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems 12, no. 1:Article No. e2019MS001851. PNNL-SA-146124. doi:10.1029/2019MS001851
  • Zawadowicz M.A., B.H. Lee, M.B. Shrivastava, A. Zelenyuk-Imre, R.A. Zaveri, C.J. Flynn, and J.A. Thornton, et al. 2020. "Photolysis Controls Atmospheric Budgets of Biogenic Secondary Organic Aerosol." Environmental Science & Technology 54, no. 7:3861-3870. PNNL-SA-149227. doi:10.1021/acs.est.9b07051
  • Zhao B., M.B. Shrivastava, N.M. Donahue, H. Gordon, M. Schervish, J.E. Shilling, and R.A. Zaveri, et al. 2020. "High concentration of ultrafine particles in the Amazon free troposphere produced by organic new particle formation." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 117, no. 41:25344-25351. PNNL-SA-155827. doi:10.1073/pnas.2006716117


  • Chylek P., J. Lee, D.E. Romonosky, F. Gallo, S. Lou, M.B. Shrivastava, and C.M. Carrico, et al. 2019. "Mie Scattering Captures Observed Optical Properties of Ambient Biomass Burning Plumes Assuming Uniform Black, Brown, and Organic Carbon Mixtures." Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 124, no. 21:11,406-11,427. PNNL-SA-149233. doi:10.1029/2019JD031224
  • Rasch P.J., S. Xie, P. Ma, W. Lin, H. Wang, Q. Tang, and S.M. Burrows, et al. 2019. "An Overview of the Atmospheric Component of the Energy Exascale Earth System Model." Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems 11, no. 8:2377-2411. PNNL-SA-144927. doi:10.1029/2019MS001629
  • Tilmes S., A. Hodzic, L. Emmons, M. Mills, A. Gettelman, A. Gettelman, and D.E. Kinnison, et al. 2019. "Climate Forcing and Trends of Organic Aerosols in the Community Earth System Model (CESM2)." Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems 11, no. 12:4323-4351. PNNL-SA-149950. doi:10.1029/2019MS001827


  • Glasius M., M.S. Bering, L.D. Yee, S.S. de Sa, G. Isaacman-VanWertz, R. Wernis, and H. Barbosa, et al. 2018. "Organosulfates in aerosols downwind of an urban region in central Amazon." Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts 20, no. 11:1546-1558. PNNL-SA-139877. doi:10.1039/c8em00413g
  • Xing L., M.B. Shrivastava, T. Fu, P. Roldin, Y. Qian, L. Xu, and N.L. Ng, et al. 2018. "Parameterized yields of semivolatile products from isoprene oxidation under different NOx levels: impacts of chemical aging and wall-loss of reactive gases." Environment Science and Technology 52, no. 16:9225-9234. PNNL-SA-131795. doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b00373


  • Gu D., A.B. Guenther, J.E. Shilling, H. Yu, M. Huang, C. Zhao, and Q. Yang, et al. 2017. "Airborne observations reveal elevational gradient in tropical forest isoprene emissions." Nature Communications 8. PNNL-SA-128460. doi:10.1038/ncomms15541
  • Shrivastava M.B., C. Cappa, J. Fan, A.H. Goldstein, A.B. Guenther, J.L. Jimenez, and C. Kuang, et al. 2017. "Recent advances in understanding secondary organic aerosol: implications for global climate forcing." Reviews of Geophysics 55, no. 2:509-559. PNNL-SA-121416. doi:10.1002/2016RG000540
  • Shrivastava M.B., S. Lou, A. Zelenyuk-Imre, R.C. Easter, R.A. Corley, B.D. Thrall, and P.J. Rasch, et al. 2017. "Global Long-Range Transport and Lung Cancer Risk from Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Shielded by Coatings of Organic Aerosol." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114, no. 6:1246-1251. PNNL-SA-121554. doi:10.1073/pnas.1618475114
  • Zelenyuk-Imre A., D. Imre, J.M. Wilson, D.M. Bell, K.J. Suski, M.B. Shrivastava, and J. Beranek, et al. 2017. "The Effect of Gas-phase Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons on the Formation and Properties of Biogenic Secondary Organic Aerosol Particles." Faraday Discussions 200. PNNL-SA-123471. doi:10.1039/C7FD00032D


  • Fast J.D., L.K. Berg, K. Zhang, R.C. Easter, R.A. Ferrare, J. Hair, and C.A. Hostetler, et al. 2016. "Model Representations of Aerosol Layers Transported from North America over the Atlantic Ocean during the Two-Column Aerosol Project." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 121, no. 16:9814-9848. PNNL-SA-119932. doi:10.1002/2016JD025248
  • Shrivastava M.B., C. Zhao, R.C. Easter, Y. Qian, A. Zelenyuk, J.D. Fast, and Y. Liu, et al. 2016. "Sensitivity Analysis of simulated SOA loadings using a Variance-Based Statistical Approach." Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems 8, no. 2:499-519. PNNL-SA-113017. doi:10.1002/2015MS000554
  • Zhao C., M. Huang, J.D. Fast, L.K. Berg, Y. Qian, A. Guenther, and D. Gu, et al. 2016. "Sensitivity of biogenic volatile organic compounds to land surface parameterizations and vegetation distributions in California." Geoscientific Model Development 9, no. 5:1959-1976. PNNL-SA-114880. doi:10.5194/gmd-9-1959-2016


  • Berg L.K., M.B. Shrivastava, R.C. Easter, J.D. Fast, E.G. Chapman, and Y. Liu. 2015. "A New WRF-Chem Treatment for Studying Regional Scale Impacts of Cloud-Aerosol Interactions in Parameterized Cumuli." Geoscientific Model Development 8, no. 2:409-429. PNNL-SA-100862. doi:10.5194/gmd-8-409-2015
  • Lupascu A., R.C. Easter, R.A. Zaveri, M.B. Shrivastava, M.S. Pekour, J.M. Tomlinson, and Q. Yang, et al. 2015. "Modeling particle nucleation and growth over northern California during the 2010 CARES campaign." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 15, no. 21:12283-12313. PNWD-SA-10502. doi:10.5194/acp-15-12283-2015
  • Shrivastava M.B., R.C. Easter, X. Liu, A. Zelenyuk, B. Singh, K. Zhang, and P. Ma, et al. 2015. "Global transformation and fate of SOA: Implications of Low Volatility SOA and Gas-Phase Fragmentation Reactions." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 120, no. 9:4169-4195. PNNL-SA-105095. doi:10.1002/2014JD022563
  • Wilson J.M., D. Imre, J. Beranek, M.B. Shrivastava, and A. Zelenyuk. 2015. "Evaporation Kinetics of Laboratory Generated Secondary Organic Aerosols at Elevated Relative Humidity." Environmental Science & Technology 49, no. 1:243-249. PNNL-SA-104123. doi:10.1021/es505331d
  • Yang Q., R.C. Easter, P. Campuzano-Jost, J.L. Jimenez, J.D. Fast, S.J. Ghan, and H. Wang, et al. 2015. "Aerosol transport and wet scavenging in deep convective clouds: a case study and model evaluation using a multiple passive tracer analysis approach." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 120, no. 16:8448-8468. PNNL-SA-109663. doi:10.1002/2015JD023647


  • Fast J.D., J.D. Allan, R. Bahreini, J.S. Craven, L. Emmons, R.A. Ferrare, and P.L. Hayes, et al. 2014. "Modeling regional aerosol and aerosol precursor variability over California and its sensitivity to emissions and long-range transport during the 2010 CalNex and CARES campaigns." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14, no. 18:10013–10060. PNWD-SA-10309. doi:10.5194/acp-14-10013-2014


  • Hosseini S., S. Urbanski, P. Dixit, L. Qi, I.R. Burling, R. Yokelson, and T.J. Johnson, et al. 2013. "Laboratory characterization of PM emissions from combustion of wildland biomass fuels." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 118, no. 17:9914-9929. PNNL-SA-92505. doi:10.1002/jgrd.50481
  • Shrivastava M.B., A. Zelenyuk, D. Imre, R.C. Easter, J. Beranek, R.A. Zaveri, and J.D. Fast. 2013. "Implications of Low Volatility SOA and Gas-Phase Fragmentation Reactions on SOA Loadings and their Spatial and Temporal Evolution in the Atmosphere." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 118, no. 8:3328-3342. PNNL-SA-86882. doi:10.1002/jgrd.50160
  • Shrivastava M.B., L.K. Berg, J.D. Fast, R.C. Easter, A. Laskin, E.G. Chapman, and W.I. Gustafson, et al. 2013. "Modeling aerosols and their interactions with shallow cumuli during the 2007 CHAPS field study." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 118, no. 3:1343-1360. PNNL-SA-88271.


  • Fast J.D., W.I. Gustafson, L.K. Berg, W.J. Shaw, M.S. Pekour, M.B. Shrivastava, and J.C. Barnard, et al. 2012. "Transport and Mixing Patterns over Central California during the Carbonaceous Aerosol and Radiative Effects Study (CARES)." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 12, no. 4:1759-1783. PNNL-SA-83353. doi:10.5194/acp-12-1759-2012
  • Karavalakis G., T. Durbin, M.B. Shrivastava, Z. Zheng, P.M. Villella, and H. Jung. 2012. "Impacts of ethanol fuel level on emissions of regulated and unregulated pollutants from a fleet of gasoline light-duty vehicles." Fuel 93, no. 1:549-558. PNNL-SA-86881. doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2011.09.021
  • Zaveri R.A., W.J. Shaw, D.J. Cziczo, B. Schmid, R. Ferrare, M.L. Alexander, and M. Alexandrov, et al. 2012. "Overview of the 2010 Carbonaceous Aerosols and Radiative Effects Study (CARES)." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 12, no. 16:7647-7687. PNNL-SA-84648. doi:10.5194/acp-12-7647-2012
  • Zelenyuk A., D. Imre, J. Beranek, E.H. Abramson, J.M. Wilson, and M.B. Shrivastava. 2012. "Synergy between Secondary Organic Aerosols and Long Range Transport of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons." Environmental Science & Technology 46, no. 22:12459-12466. PNNL-SA-85256. doi:10.1021/es302743z


  • Nakao S., M.B. Shrivastava, A. Nguyen, H. Jung, D.R. Cocker, and D.R. Cocker. 2011. "Interpretation of Secondary Organic Aerosol Formation from Diesel Exhaust Photooxidation in an Environmental Chamber." Aerosol Science and Technology 45, no. 8:964–972. PNNL-SA-76353. doi:10.1080/02786826.2011.573510
  • Shrivastava M.B., J.D. Fast, R.C. Easter, W.I. Gustafson, R.A. Zaveri, J.L. Jimenez, and P. Saide, et al. 2011. "Modeling Organic Aerosols in a Megacity: Comparison of Simple and Complex Representations of the Volatility Basis Set Approach." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 11, no. 13:6639-6662. PNNL-SA-75763. doi:10.5194/acp-11-6639-2011
  • Vaden T.D., D.g. Imre, J. Beranek, M.B. Shrivastava, and A. Zelenyuk. 2011. "Evaporation Kinetics and Phase of Laboratory and Ambient Secondary Organic Aerosol." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108, no. 6:2190-2195. PNNL-SA-73526. doi:10.1073/pnas.1013391108


  • Shrivastava M.B., A. Nguyen, Z. Zheng, H. Wu, and H. Jung. 2010. "Kinetics of soot oxidation by NO2." Environmental Science & Technology 44, no. 12:4796-4801. PNNL-SA-69876. doi:10.1021/es903672y

Selected Publications


  • Hosseini S, Q Li, D Cocker, D Weise, A Miller, MK Shrivastava, J Miller, S Mahalingam, M Princevac, and H Jung. 2010. "Particle Size Distributions from Laboratory-Scale Biomass Fires Using Fast Response Instruments." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 10:8065-8076. DOI:10.5194/acp-10-8065-2010
  • Shrivastava MK, HW Wu, A Nguyen, and HS Jung. 2010. "Kinetics of Soot Oxidation by NO2." Environmental Science & Technology (Submitted).
  • Shrivastava MK, J Fast, R Easter, WI Gustafson, RA Zaveri, JL Jimenez, P Saide, and A Hodzic. 2010. "Modeling Organic Aerosols in a Megacity: Comparison of Simple and Complex Representations of the Volatility Basis Set Approach." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions 10:30205-30277. DOI:10.5194/acpd-10-30205-2010


  • Shrivastava MK, A Gidwani, and HS Jung.  2009. "Modeling Oxidation of Soot Particles within a Laminar Aerosol Flow Reactor Using Computational Fluid Dynamics." Aerosol Science and Technology 43:1218-1229.


  • Shrivastava MK, TE Lane, NM Donahue, SN Pandis, and AL Robinson. 2008. "Effects of Gas-Particle Partitioning and Aging of Primary Emissions on Urban and Regional Organic Aerosol Concentrations." Journal of Geophysical Research 113:D18301.  DOI:10.1029/2007JD009735.


  • Lane TE, RW Pinder, MK Shrivastava, AL Robinson, and SN Pandis. 2007. "Source Contributions to Primary Organic Aerosol: Comparison of Results of Source Resolved Model and Chemical Mass Balance Approach." Atmospheric Environment 41(18):3758-3776.
  • Robinson AL, NM Donahue, MK Shrivastava, EA Weitkamp, AM Sage, AP Grieshop, TE Lane, AN Pandis, and JR Pierce. "Rethinking Organic Aerosols: Semivolatile Emissions and Photochemical Aging." Science 315(5816):1259-1262. DOI:10.1126/science.1133061
  • Shrivastava MK, R Subramanian, WF Rogge, and AL Robinson. 2007. "Sources of Organic Aerosol: Positive Matrix Factorization of Molecular Marker Data and Comparison of Results from Different Source Apportionment Model." Atmospheric Environment 41(40):9353-9369. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2007.09.016


  • Shrivastava MK, EM Lipsky, CO Stanier, and AL Robinson. 2006. "Modeling Semivolatile Organic Aerosol Mass Emissions from Combustion Systems." Environmental Science & Technology 40(8):2671-2677. DOI: 10.1021/es0522231
  • Venkataraman C, G Habib, D Kadamba, MK Shrivastava, J-F Leon, B Crouzille, O Boucher, and DG Streets. "Emissions from Open Biomass Burning in India: Integrating the Inventory Approach with High-Resolution Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Active-Fire and Land Cover Data." Global Biogeochemical Cycles 20: Art. No. GB2013. DOI:10.1029/2005GB002547.


  • Habib G, C Venkataraman, MK Shrivastava, R Banerjee, JW Stehr, and RR Dickerson. 2004. "New Methodology for Estimating Biofuel Consumption for Cooking: Atmospheric Emissions for Black Carbon and Sulfur Dioxide from India." Global Biogeochemical Cycles 18(3): Art. No. GB3007. DOI:10.1029/2003GB002157.

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