The Open Atmospheric Science Journal

ISSN: 1874-2823


Volume 2, 2008

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010001]
A Review of Various Strategies for Contrail Avoidance
Klaus Gierens, Ling Lim and Kostas Eleftheratos Pp 1-7

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010008]
The Relationship between the Mean Surface Air Temperature in Egypt and NAO Index and ENSO
Y.Y. Hafez and S.M. Robaa Pp 8-17

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010018]
Potential Outflow Pathways for Iberian Atmospheric Middle-Lived Pollution
R. Nieto, R. Trigo and L. Gimeno Pp 18-22

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010023]
An Automated Quality Assessment and Control Algorithm for Surface Radiation Measurements
C.N. Long and Y. Shi Pp 23-37

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010038]
Evaluating the Predictive and Explanatory Value of Atmospheric Numerical Models: Between Relativism and Objectivism
D.G. Steyn and S. Galmarini Pp 38-45

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010046]
Development and Evaluation of a Simple Algorithm to Find Cloud Optical Depth with Emphasis on Thin Ice Clouds
J.C. Barnard, C.N. Long, E.I. Kassianov, S.A. McFarlane, J.M. Comstock, M. Freer and G.M. McFarquhar Pp 46-55

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010056]
Trifluoromethyl Sulfur Pentafluoride (CF3SF5): A Review of the Recently Discovered Super-Greenhouse Gas in the Atmosphere
Martin Suen Pp 56-60

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010061]
Measurement of Carbonyls in Three Urban Zones of the Mexico City Metropolitan Area and One Rural Zone
Armando P. Baez, María del Carmen Torres, Rocío García, Hugo Padilla and Raúl Belmont Pp 61-67

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010068]
The Impact of Assimilation of MODIS Observations Using WRF-VAR for the Prediction of a Monsoon Depression During September 2006
M. Govindankutty, A. Chandrasekar, A.K. Bohra, John P. George and Munmun Das Gupta Pp 68-78

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010079]
What Balances the Decrease in Net Upward Thermal Radiation at the Surface in Climate Change Experiments?
Jin-Song von Storch, Michael Botzet and Iris Ehlert Pp 79-90

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010091]
The Recent Decline of the Arctic Summer Sea-Ice Cover in the Context of Internal Climate Variability
W. Dorn, K. Dethloff, A. Rinke and M. Kurgansky Pp 91-100

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010101]
Could Some Ball Lightning Observations be Optical Hallucinations Caused by Epileptic Seizures?
Gerald Cooray and Vernon Cooray Pp 101-105

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010106]
Analysis of Turbulence Profiles from Three Tall Towers: Departure from Similarity Theory in Near-Neutral and Stable Conditions
Brent M. Bowen Pp 106-116

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010117]
Mesoscale FDDA Experiments with WTM and ACARS Data
Chia-Bo Chang and Robert Dumais Pp 117-130

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010131]
Improved Wind and Turbulence Measurements Using a Low-Cost 3-D Sonic Anemometer at a Low-Wind Site
Brent M. Bowen Pp 131-138

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010139]
Wind Channeling by the Dead-Sea Wadis
H. Shafir, F. J. Jin, Y. Lati, M. Cohen and P. Alpert Pp 139-152

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010153]
Algebraic Formulation for the Dispersion Parameters in an Unstable Planetary Boundary Layer: Application in the Air Pollution Gaussian Model
Lidiane Buligon, Gervásio A. Degrazia, Charles R.P. Szinvelski and Antonio G. Goulart Pp 153-159

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010160]
Lightning Channel-Base Current Identification as Solution of a Volterralike Integral Equation
Federico Delfino, Renato Procopio and Mansueto Rossi Pp 160-165

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010166]
Emission Scenario Assessment of Gasohol Reformulation Proposals and Ethanol Use in the Metropolitan Area of São Paulo
L.D. Martins and M.F. Andrade Pp 166-175

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010176]
On the NOx Generation in Corona, Streamer and Low Pressure Electrical Discharges
Vernon Cooray, Marley Becerra and Mahbubur Rahman Pp 176-180

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010181]
Solar Forcing of Changes in Atmospheric Circulation, Earth's Rotation and Climate
Adriano Mazzarella Pp 181-184

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010185]
Evaluation of Three Practical Methods for Estimating Daily Solar Radiation in Dry Climates
F. Castellví Pp 185-191

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010192]
An Overview of ARM Program Climate Research Facility Data Quality Assurance
R.A. Peppler, C.N. Long, D.L. Sisterson, D.D. Turner, C.P. Bahrmann, S.W. Christensen, K.J. Doty, R.C. Eagan, T.D. Halter, M.D. Iveyh, N.N. Keck, K.E. Kehoe, J.C. Liljegren, M.C. Macduff, J.H. Mather, R.A. McCord, J.W. Monroe, S.T. Moore, K.L. Nitschke, B.W. Orr, R.C. Perez, B.D. Perkins, S.J. Richardson, K.L. Sonntag, J.W. Voyles and R. Wagener Pp 192-216

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010217]
Target Atmospheric CO2: Where Should Humanity Aim?
James Hansen, Makiko Sato, Pushker Kharecha, David Beerling, Robert Berner, Valerie Masson-Delmotte, Mark Pagani, Maureen Raymo, Dana L. Royer and James C. Zachos Pp 217-231

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010232]
On the Use of Air Quality Monitoring Networks for the Evaluation of Nitrogen Oxide Emission Inventories
I.B. Konovalov and M. Beekmann Pp 232-248

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010249]
Modelling Turbulence Effect in Formation of Zonal Winds
J. Heinloo and A. Toompuu Pp 249-255

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010256]
Tornado Frequency and its Large-Scale Environments Over Ontario, Canada
Zuohao Cao and Huaqing Cai Pp 256-260

[DOI: 10.2174/1874282300802010261]
Time Domain Modelling of First Return Stroke of Lightning
Udaya Kumar, Rosy B. Raysaha and K.P. Dileep Kumar Pp 261-270