(Lab Members in Bold)

In Preparation

Fortenberry, C. et al.: Results from the 2016 Air Composition and Reactivity from Outdoor aNd Indoor Mixing (ACRONIM) study (In Preparation).

Oxford, C., Y. Wang, E. Sussman, S. Dhawan,  J. Jiang, P. Biswas,  B.J. Williams: Design, Development, and Testing of a Multi-Channel Tandem Differential Mobility Analyzer (MC-TDMA) for aerosol physical characterization, (In Preparation).

Jing, H., X. Wang, W.-N. Wang, B. Dhungel, B.M. Kumfer, R.L. Axelbaum, B.J. Williams, P. Biswas:  Secondary aerosol generation in an electrostatic precipitator during flue gas treatment, (In Preparation).

Jing, H., X. Wang, S. Li, B.J. Williams, and P. Biswas:  Characterization of submicrometer particles from sawdust/coal co-firing in a drop-tube furnace, (In Preparation).


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.