(Lab Members in Bold)

In review & In Preparation

Fortenberry, C., M. Walker, A. Dang, A. Loka, G. Date, K. Cysneiros de Carvalho, G. Morrison, B. Williams: Analysis of indoor particles and gases and their evolution with natural ventilation during the Air Composition and Reactivity from Outdoor aNd Indoor Mixing (ACRONIM) field campaign (In-Review).

Oxford, C., C. Rapp, B. Williams: Interpretation of volatility tandem differential mobility analyzer (V-TDMA) data for accurate vapor pressure and enthalpy measurement: operational consideration, multiple charging, and introduction to a new analysis program (TAO) (In-Preparation).

Oxford, C., B. Williams: Interpretation of hygroscopicity tandem differential mobility analyzer (H-TDMA) data for accurate hygroscopicity measurement: operational consideration, multiple charging, and introduction to a new analysis program (TAO) (In-Preparation).


Oxford, C.R., C.M. Rapp, Y. Wang, P. Kumar, D. Watson, J.L. Portelli, E.A. Sussman, S. Dhawan, J.Jiang, and B.J. Williams: Development and qualification of a VH-TDMA for the study of pure aerosols, Aerosol Science and Technology, doi: 10.1080/02786826.2018.1547358, 2019.


Gao, Y., M.J. Walker, J.A. Barrett, O. Hosseinaei, D.P. Harper, P.C. Ford, B.J. Williams, M.B. Foston: Analysis of gas chromatography/mass spectrometry data for catalytic lignin depolymerization using positive matrix factorization, Green Chemistry, doi:10.1039/c8gc01474d, 2018.

Mitroo, D., Y. Sun, D.P. Combest, P. Kumar, and B.J. Williams: Assessing the degree of plug flow in oxidation flow reactors (OFRs): a study on a Potential Aerosol Mass (PAM) reactor, Atmos. Meas. Tech., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-11-1741-2018, 2018.

Sumlin, B.J., C.R. Oxford, B. Seo, R. Pattison, B.J. Williams, R.J. Chakrabarty: Density and Homogeneous Internal Composition of Primary Brown Carbon Aerosol, Env. Sci. Technol., doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b00093, 2018.

Mitroo, D., J. Wu, P.F. Colletti, S.S.Lee, M.J. Walker, W.H. Brune, B.J. Williams, J.D. Fortner: Atmospheric Reactivity of Fullerene (C60) Aerosol, Earth & Space Chemistry2 (2), 95-102, doi:10.1021/acsearthspacechem.7b00116, 2018.

Fortenberry, C.F., M.J. Walker, Y. Zhang, D. Mitroo, W.H. Brune, B.J. Williams: Bulk and Molecular-Level Characterization of Laboratory-Aged Biomass Burning Organic Aerosol from Oak Leaf and Heartwood Fuels, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 2199-2224, doi:10.5194/acp-18-2199-2018, 2018.


Wang, X., H. Wang, H. Jing, W.-N. Wang, W. Cui, B.J. Williams, P. Biswas: Formation of Nitrogen-Containing Organic Aerosol during Combustion of High Sulfur Content Coal, Energy & Fuels, doi:10.1021/acs.energyfuels.7b02273, 2017.

Sumlin, B.J., A. Pandey, M.J. Walker, R.S. Pattison, B.J. Williams, R.J. Chakrabarty: Atmospheric Photooxidation Diminishes Light Absorption by Primary Brown Carbon Aerosol from Biomass Burning, Env. Sci. Technol. Lett., doi:10.1021/acs.estlett.7b00393, 2017.

Leavey, A., S. Patel, R. Martinez, D. Mitroo, C. Fortenberry, M. Walker, B. Williams, P. Biswas:  Organic and inorganic speciation of particulate matter formed during different combustion phases in an improved cookstove, Environmental Research, 158, 33-42, 2017.

Ng, N. L., Brown, S. S., Archibald, A. T., Atlas, E., Cohen, R. C., Crowley, J. N., Day, D. A., Donahue, N. M., Fry, J. L., Fuchs, H., Griffin, R. J., Guzman, M. I., Hermann, H., Hodzic, A., Iinuma, Y., Jimenez, J. L., Kiendler-Scharr, A., Lee, B. H., Luecken, D. J., Mao, J., McLaren, R., Mutzel, A., Osthoff, H. D., Ouyang, B., Picquet-Varrault, B., Platt, U., Pye, H. O. T., Rudich, Y., Schwantes, R. H., Shiraiwa, M., Stutz, J., Thornton, J. A., Tilgner, A., Williams, B. J., and Zaveri, R. A.: Nitrate radicals and biogenic volatile organic compounds: oxidation, mechanisms and organic aerosol, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 2103-2162, doi:10.5194/acp-17-2103-2017, 2017.


Zhang, Y., B.J. Williams, A.H. Goldstein, K.S. Docherty, and J.L. Jimenez: A technique for rapid source apportionment applied to ambient organic aerosol measurements from the Thermal desorption Aerosol Gas chromatograph (TAG), Atmos. Meas. Tech., doi:10.5194/amt-9-5637-2016, 2016.

Martinez, R.E., B.J. Williams, Y. Zhang, D. Hagan, M. Walker, N.M. Kriesberg, S.V. Hering, T. Hohaus, J.T. Jayne, D.R. Worsnop: Development of a Volatility and Polarity Separator (VAPS) for Volatility- and Polarity-Resolved Organic Aerosol Measurement, Aerosol Science and Technology, 50:3, 255-271, doi:10.1080/02786826.2016.1147645, 2016.

Williams, B.J., Y .Zhang , X. Zuo, R.E. Martinez, M.J. Walker, N.M. Kreisberg, A.H. Goldstein, K. Docherty, J.L. Jimenez:  Organic and inorganic decomposition products from the thermal desorption of atmospheric particles, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 1569-1586, doi:10.5194/amt-9-1569-2016, 2016.

Millet, D.B., M. Baasandorj, L. Hu, D. Mitroo, J. Turner, B.J. Williams: Nighttime chemistry and morning isoprene can drive urban ozone downwind of a major deciduous forest, Environ. Sci. Technol., DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b06367, 2016.


Abramovitz, A., A. McQueen, R.E. Martinez, B.J. Williams, W. Sumner, Electronic cigarettes: the nicotyrine hypothesis, Medical Hypotheses, doi:10.1016/j.mehy.2015.06.002, 2015.

Millet, D.B, M. Baasandorj, D. K. Farmer, J. A. Thornton, K. Baumann, P. Brophy, S. Chaliyakunnel, J. A. de Gouw, M. Graus, L. Hu, A. Koss, B. H. Lee, F. D. Lopez-Hilfiker, J. A. Neuman, F. Paulot, J. Peischl, I. B. Pollack, T. B. Ryerson, C. Warneke, B. J. Williams, and J. Xu: A large and ubiquitous source of atmospheric formic acid, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6283-6304, doi:10.5194/acp-15-6283-2015, 2015.

Baasandorj, M. , D.B. Millet, L. Hu, D. Mitroo, B.J. Williams:  Measuring acetic and formic acid by proton transfer reaction-mass spectrometry: sensitivity, humidity dependence, and quantifying interferences, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 1303-1321, doi:10.5194/amt-8-1303-2015, 2015.

Wang, X.B.J. Williams, P. Biswas: Characteristics of particulate matter emissions from toy cars with electric motors, J. Air Waste Manag. Assoc., doi:10.1080/10962247.2015.1005255, 2015. 

Martinez, R.E., S. Dhawan, W. Sumner, B.J. Williams: On-line chemical composition analysis of refillable electronic cigarette aerosol - measurement of nicotine and nicotyrine, Nicotine and Tobacco Research 2015: ntu334v2-ntu334, doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntu334, 2015.


WilliamsB.J., J.T. Jayne, A.T. Lambe, T. Hohaus, J.R. Kimmel, D. Sueper, W.Brooks, L.R. Williams, A.M. Trimborn, R.E. Martinez, P.L. Hayes, J.L. Jimenez, N.M. Kreisberg, S.V. Hering, D.R. Worton, A.H. Goldstein, D.R. Worsnop: The First Combined Thermal Desorption Aerosol Gas Chromatograph-Aerosol Mass Spectrometer (TAG-AMS), Aerosol Sci. and Technol., 48 (4), 358-370, 2014.

Decesari, S., J. Allan, C. Plass-Duelmer, B. J. Williams, M. Paglione, M. C. Facchini, C. O’Dowd, R. M. Harrison, J. K. Gietl, H. Coe, L. Giulianelli, G. P. Gobbi, C. Lanconelli, C. Carbone, D. Worsnop, A. T. Lambe, A. T. Ahern, F. Moretti, E. Tagliavini, T. Elste, S. Gilde, Y. Zhang, M. Dall’Osto: Measurements of the aerosol chemical composition and mixing state in the Po Valley using multiple spectroscopic techniques, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 12109-12132, 2014.

Zhang, Y.B.J. Williams, A.H. Goldstein, K. Docherty, I.M. Ulbrich, J.L. Jimenez: A technique for rapid chromatography analysis applied to ambient organic aerosol measurements from the thermal desorption aerosol gas chromatograph (TAG), Aerosol Sci. and Technol., 48 (11), 1166-1182, 2014.

Wang, X., E. Cotter, K.N. Iyer, J.F. Fang, B.J. Williams, P. Biswas: Relationship between pyrolysis products and organic aerosol formed during coal combustion, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, DOI: 10.1016/j.proci.2014.07.073, 2014.


Wang, X.B.J. Williams, X. Wang, T. Tang, Y. Huang, L. Kong, X. Yang, and P. Biswas: Characterization of organic aerosol produced during pulverized coal combustion in a drop tube furnace, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 3345-3377, doi: 10.5194/acpd-13-3345-2013, 2013.


Docherty, K.S., A.C. Aiken, J.A. Huffman, I.M. Ulbrich, P.F. DeCarlo, D. Sueper, D.R. Worsnop, D.C. Snyder, R.E. Peltier, R.J. Weber, B.D. Grover, D.J. Eatough, B.J. Williams, A.H. Goldstein, P.J. Ziemann, and J.L. Jimenez: The 2005 Study of Organic Aerosols at Riverside (SOAR-1): instrumental intercomparisons and fine particle composition, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12387-12420 doi: 10.5194/acp-11-12387-2011, 2011.

Worton, D.R., A.H. Goldstein, D.K. Farmer, K.S. Docherty, J.L. Jimenez, J.B. Gilman, W.C. Kuster, J. de Gouw, B.J. Williams, N.M. Kreisberg, S.V. Hering, G. Bench, M. McKay, K. Kristensen, M. Glasius, J.D. Surratt, and J.H. Seinfeld: Origins and composition of fine atmospheric carbonaceous aerosol in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 10219-10241, doi:10.5194/acp-11-10219-2011, 2011.

J. Jiang, J. Zhao, M. Chen, J. Scheckman, B.J. Williams, F.L. Eisele, and P.H. McMurry: First measurements of atmospheric cluster and 1-2 nm particle number distribution functions during nucleation events. Aerosol Sci. and Technol., 45, ii-v, 2011.

O. Panic, T. Gorecki, C. McNeish, A.H. Goldstein, B.J. Williams, D.R. Worton, S.V. Hering, N.M. Kreisberg: Development of a new consumable-free thermal modulator for comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography. Journal of Chromatography A, 1218, 3070-3079, 2011.


Williams, B.J., A.H. Goldstein, N.M. Kreisberg, and S.V. Hering: In-situ measurements of gas/particle phase transitions for atmospheric semivolatile organic compounds, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, doi: 10.1073/pnas.0911858107, 2010.

Smith, J.N., K.C. Barsanti, H.R. Friedli, M. Ehn, M. Kulmala, D.R. Collins, J.H. Scheckman, B.J. Williams, and P.H. McMurry: Observations of aminium salts in atmospheric nanoparticles and possible climatic implications, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, doi:10.1073/pnas.0912127107, 2010.

Williams, B.J., A. Goldstein, N. Kreisberg, S. Hering, D. Worsnop, I Ulbrich, K. Docherty, and J. Jimenez: Major components of atmospheric organic aerosol in southern California as determined by hourly measurements of source marker compounds, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 11577-11603, 2010.


Kreisberg, N.M., S.V. Hering, B.J. Williams, D.R. Worton, A.H. Goldstein: Quantitation of Hourly Speciated Organic Compounds in Atmospheric Aerosols, Measured by an In-Situ Thermal Desorption Aerosol Gas Chromatograph (TAG), Aerosol Sci. and Technol., 43 (1), 38-52, 2009.


Goldstein, A.H., D.R. Worton, B.J. Williams, S.V. Hering, N.M. Kreisberg, O. Pani, T. Gorecki: Thermal desorption comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography for in-situ measurements of organic aerosols, Journal of Chromatography A, 1186, 340-347, 2008.


Williams, B.J., A.H. Goldstein, D.B. Millet, R. Holzinger, N.M. Kreisberg, S.V. Hering, A.B. White, D.R. Worsnop, J.D. Allan, and J.L. Jimenez: Chemical speciation of organic aerosol during the International Consortium for Atmospheric Research on Transport and Transformation 2004: Results from in-situ measurements, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D10S26, doi: 10.1029/2006JD007601, 2007.

Holzinger, R., D.B. Millet, B.J. Williams, A. Lee, N.M. Kreisberg, S.V. Hering, J. Jimenez, J.D. Allan, D.R. Worsnop, and A.H. Goldstein: Emission, oxidation, and secondary organic aerosol formation of volatile organic compounds as observed at Chebogue Point, Nova Scotia, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D10S24, doi: 10.1029/2006JD007599, 2007.

Gilardoni, S., L.M. Russel, A. Sorooshian, R.C. Flagan, J.H. Seinfeld, T.S. Bates, P.K. Quinn, J. Allan, T.B. Onasch, D.R. Worsnop, B.J. Williams, and A.H. Goldstein: Regional variation of organic functional groups in aerosol particles on four US east coast platforms during ICARTT 2004, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D10S27, doi: 10.1029/2006JD007737, 2007.


Williams, B.J., A.H. Goldstein, N.M. Kreisberg, and S.V. Hering: An in-situ instrument for speciated organic composition of atmospheric aerosols: Thermal desorption Aerosol GC/MS-FID (TAG), Aerosol Sci. and Technol., 40, 627-638, 2006.

Millet, D.B., A.H. Goldstein, R. Holzinger, B.J. Williams, J.D. Allan, J.L. Jimenez, D.R. Worsnop, J.M. Roberts, A.B. White, R.C. Hudman, I.T. Bertschi, and A. Stohl: Chemical characteristics of North American surface-layer outflow: Insights from Chebogue Point, Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D23S53, doi: 10.1029/2006JD007287, 2006.

White, A.B., C.J. Senff, A.N. Keane, L.S. Darby, D.C. Ruffieux, D.E. White, B.J. Williams, and A.H. Goldstein: A wind profiler trajectory tool for air quality transport applications, Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D23S23, doi: 10.1029/2006JD007475, 2006.