Scientific Publications

Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals


1. Pyrgou, A., Castaldo, V.L., Pisello, A. L., Cotana, F., Santamouris, M., On the effect of summer heatwaves and urban overheating on building thermal-energy performance in central Italy, Sustainable Cities and Society, vol. 28, January 2017, Pages 187–200,

2. P. Kalkavouras, E. Bossioli, S. Bezantakos, A. Bougiatioti, N. Kalivitis, I. Stavroulas, G. Kouvarakis, A. P. Protonotariou, A. Dandou, G. Biskos, N. Mihalopoulos , A. Nenes, and M. Tombrou, New particle formation in the southern Aegean Sea during the Etesians: importance for CCN production and cloud droplet number, Amospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17, 175-192, (2017)

3. Camera, C., Z. Zomeni, J. Noller, A.M. Zissimos, I.C. Christoforou, A. Bruggeman. 2017. A high resolution map of soil types and physical properties for Cyprus: A digital soil mapping optimization. Geoderma 285: 35-49. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2016.09.019

4. Zoumides, C., A. Bruggeman, E. Giannakis, C. Camera, H. Djuma, M. Eliades and K. Charalambous. 2017. Community-based rehabilitation of mountain terraces in Cyprus. Land Degradation and Development 28(1): 95–105. doi:10.1002/ldr.2586

5. Djuma, H., A. Bruggeman, C. Camera, C. Zoumides. 2017. Combining qualitative and quantitative methods for soil erosion assessments: an application in a sloping Mediterranean watershed, Cyprus. Land Degradation and Development, 28(1): 243–254. doi: 10.1002/ldr.2571

6. Gobin, A., Kersebaum, K.C., Eitzinger, J., Trnka, M., Hlavinka, P., Takac, J., Kroes, J., Ventrella, D., Dalla Marta, A., Deelstra, J., Lalić, B., Nejedlik, P., Orlandini, S., Peltonen-Sainio, P., Rajala, A., Saue, T., Şaylan, L., Stričevic, R., Vučetić, V. and Zoumides, C., 2017. Variability in the water footprint of arable crop production across European regions. Water, 9(2), 93. DOI: 10.3390/w9020093


1. Abdelkader, M., S. Metzger, B. Steil, K. Klingmüller, H. Tost, A. Pozzer, G. Stenchikov, L. Barrie and J. Lelieveld (2016) Chemical aging of atmospheric mineral dust during transatlantic transport. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., doi:10.5194/acp-2016-470.

2. Akritidis, D., A. Pozzer, P. Zanis, E. Tyrlis, B. Škerlak, M. Sprenger and J. Lelieveld (2016) On the role of tropopause folds in summertime tropospheric ozone over the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 16, 14025-14039.

3. Alastuey, A, Querol, X, Aas, W, Lucarelli, F, Pérez, N, Moreno, T, Areskoug, H, Balan, V, Cavalli, F, Catrambone, M, Ceburnis, D, Cerro, JC, Conil, S, Gevorgyan L, Hueglin, C, Imre, K, Jaffrezo JL, Leeson, SR, Mihalopoulos, N, Mitosinkova M, Pey J, Putaud, JP, Riffault, V, Ripoll, A, Sciare, J, Sellegri, K, Spindler, G, Yttri KE, Geochemistry of PM10 over Europe during the EMEP intensive measurement periods in summer 2012 and winter 2013, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(10), 6107-6129, 2016

4. Amato, F., O. Favez, M. Pandolfi, A. Alastuey, X. Querol, S. Moukhtar, B. Bruge, S. Verlhac, J.A.G. Orza, N. Bonnaire, T. Le Priol, J.-F. Petit, J. Sciare, Traffic induced particle resuspension in Paris: Emission factors and source contributions, Atmos. Environ., 129, 114-124, 2016

5. Bacer, S., Christoudias, T., & Pozzer, A. (2016). Projection of North Atlantic Oscillation and its effect on tracer transport, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(24), 15581-15592, doi:10.5194/acp-16-15581-2016, 2016.

6. Ballabio, C., Borrelli, P., Spinoni, J., Meusburger, K. Michaelides, S., Beguería, S., Klik, A., Petan, S., Janeček, M., Olsen, P., Aalto, J., Lakatos, M., Rymszewicz, A., Dumitrescu, A., Perčec Tadić, M., Diodato, N., Kostalova, J., Rousseva, S., Banasik,K., Alewell, C., Panagos,P. (2016): Mapping monthly rainfall erosivity in Europe. Science of the Total Environment, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.11.123.

7. Barmpounis, K. A. Maisser, A. Schmidt-Ott, and G. Biskos, 2016, Lightweight differential mobility analyzers: Toward new and inexpensive manufacturing methods, Aerosol Science and Technology, 2016, Vol. 50, No. 1, ii–v,

8. Bossioli E., M. Tombrou, J. Kalogiros, J. Allan, A. Bacak, S. Bezantakos, G. Biskos, H. Coe, B.T. Jones, G. Kouvarakis, N. Mihalopoulos, C.J. Percival, Atmospheric composition in the Eastern Mediterranean: Influence of biomass burning during summertime using the WRF-Chem model, Atmospheric Environment, 132, (2016) 317–331, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.03.011

9. Bougiatioti, A. Bezantakos, S. Stavroulas, I. Kalivitis, N. Kokkalis, P. Biskos, G. Mihalopoulos, N. Papayannis, A. Nenes, A. (2016), Biomass-burning impact on CCN number, hygroscopicity and cloud formation during summertime in the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16 (11), 7389-7409, 2016, doi:10.5194/acp-16-7389-2016

10. Camera, C., A. Bruggeman, P. Hadjinicolaou, S. Michaelides, M.A. Lange (2016) Evaluation of a spatial rainfall generator for generating high-resolution precipitation projections over orographically complex terrain, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, March 2016, doi: 10.1007/s00477-016-1239-1

11. Ceburnis, D., A. Masalaite, J. Ovadnevaite, A. Garbaras, V. Remeikis, W. Maenhaut, M. Claeys, J. Sciare, D. Baisnée, C. D. O’Dowd, Stable isotopes measurements reveal dual carbon pools contributing to organic matter enrichment in marine aerosol, Nature Scientific Reports, 6:36675, doi: 10.1038/srep36675, 2016

12. Charalambous, K., A. Bruggeman, N. Bakirtzis, M.A. Lange (2016) Historical flooding of the Pedieos River in Nicosia, Cyprus, Water History: 1-17, doi: 10.1007/s12685-016-0162-1

13. Christou, M., Christoudias, T., Morillo, J., Alvarez, D., & Merx, H. (2016), Earth system modelling on system-level heterogeneous architectures: EMAC (version 2.42) on the Dynamical Exascale Entry Platform (DEEP), Geoscientific Model Development, 9(9), 3483.

14. Christoudias, T., & Alvanos, M. (2016). Accelerated chemical kinetics in the EMAC chemistry-climate model. High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS), 2016 (pp. 886-889). IEEE.

15. Constantinidou, K., P. Hadjinicolaou, G. Zittis and J. Lelieveld (2016), Effects of climate change on the yield of wheat in the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East, Clim. Res. 69, 129-141

16. de Vries, A.J., S.B. Feldstein, E. Tyrlis, M. Riemer, M. Baumgart, M. Fnais, M. Sprenger and J. Lelieveld (2016) Dynamics of tropical-extratropical interactions and extreme precipitation events in Saudi Arabia in Autumn, Winter and Spring. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., doi:10.1002/qj.2781, 2016.

17. Djuma, H., A. Bruggeman, M. Eliades, M.A. Lange, 2016, Non-conventional water resources research in the Middle East, Desalination and Water Treatment 57:5, 2290-2303, doi: 10.1080/19443994.2014.984930

18. Drinovec, L., A. Gregorič, P. Zotter, R. Wolf, E. A. Bruns, A. S. Prévôt, J.-E. Petit, O. Favez, J. Sciare, I. J. Arnold, R. K. Chakrabarty, H. Moosmüller, A. Filep, and G. Močnik, The filter loading effect by ambient aerosols in filter absorption photometers depends on the mixing state of the sampled particles, Atm. Mes. Tech., doi:10.5194/amt-2016-285, 2016

19. Dupont, J.C., M. Haeffelin, J. Badosa, T. Elias, O. Favez, JE. Petit, F. Meleux, J. Sciare, V. Crenn, JL. Bonne, Role of the boundary layer dynamics effects on an extreme air pollution event in Paris, Atmos. Environ., 141, 571-579, 2016

20. Erguler K, Smith-Unna SE, Waldock J, Proestos Y, Christophides GK, Lelieveld J, Parham PE, (2016) Large-Scale Modelling of the Environmentally-Driven Population Dynamics of Temperate Aedes albopictus (Skuse), PLoS ONE 11(2): e0149282. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149282

21. Eskes, H., Huijnen, V., Arola, A., Benedictow, A., Blechschmidt, A.-M., Botek, E., Boucher, O., Bouarar, I., Chabrillat, S., Cuevas, E., Engelen, E., Flentje, H., Gaudel, A., Griesfeller, J., Jones, L., Kapsomenakis, J., Katragkou, E., Kinne, S., Langerock, B., Razinger, M., Richter, A., Schultz, M., Schulz, M., Sudarchikova, N., Thouret, V., Vrekoussis, M., Wagner, A., and Zerefos, C. (2015): Validation of reactive gases and aerosols in the MACC global analysis and forecast system, Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 3523-3543, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-3523-2015, 2015.

22. Floutsi, A.A., Korras-Carraca, M.B., Matsoukas C., Hatzianastassiou, N., Biskos, G. (2016) Climatology and trends of aerosol optical depth over the Mediterranean basin during the last 12 years (2002–2014) based on Collection 006 MODIS-Aqua data, Science of the Total Environment, 551–552 (2016) 292–303,

23. Georgoulias, A. K., Alexandri, G., Kourtidis, K. A., Lelieveld, J., Zanis, P., Pöschl, U., Levy, R., Amiridis, V., Marinou, E., and Tsikerdekis, A.: Spatiotemporal variability and contribution of different aerosol types to the aerosol optical depth over the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 13853-13884, doi:10.5194/acp-16-13853-2016, 2016.

24. Georgoulias, A. K., Alexandri, G., Kourtidis, K. A., Lelieveld, J., Zanis, P., and Amiridis, V.: Differences between the MODIS Collection 6 and 5.1 aerosol datasets over the greater Mediterranean region, Atmos. Environ., 147, 310-319, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.10.014, 2016.

25. Giamarelou, M., K. Eleftheriadis, S. Nyeki, P. Tunved, K. Torseth, G. Biskos (2016), Indirect evidence of the composition of nucleation mode atmospheric particles in the high Arctic, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, 965–975, doi:10.1002/2015JD023646.

26. Giannadaki, D., Lelieveld, J., and Pozzer, A, (2016) Implementing the US air quality standard for PM2.5 worldwide can prevent millions of premature deaths per year, Environmental Health, 2016, 15:88, DOI: 10.1186/s12940-016-0170-8

27. Giannakis, E., Bruggeman, A., Djuma, H., Kozyra, J., Hammer, J. (2016). Water pricing and irrigation across Europe: opportunities and constraints for adopting irrigation scheduling decision support systems. Water Science & Technology: Water Supply, 16 (1), pp. 245-252, DOI: 10.2166/ws.2015.136

28. Giannakis, E., Bruggeman, A., Poulou, D., Zoumides, C., Eliades, M. (2016). Linear Parks along Urban Rivers: Perceptions of Thermal Comfort and Climate Change Adaptation in Cyprus. Sustainability, 8(10), 1023; doi:10.3390/su8101023.

29. Gratsea, M., Vrekoussis, M., Richter, A., Wittrock, F., Schönhardt, A., Burrows, J., Kazadzis, S., Mihalopoulos, N., Gerasopoulos, E, (2016): Slant Column MAX-DOAS measurements of nitrogen dioxide, formaldehyde, glyoxal and oxygen dimer in the urban environment of Athens, Atmos. Environ., 135:118–131, 2016.doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.03.048)

30. Hessari, B., A. Bruggeman, A.M. Akhoond-Ali, T. Oweis, F. Abbasi. 2016. Supplemental irrigation potential and impact on downstream flow of Karkheh River basin in Iran, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 20: 1903-1910, doi:10.5194/hess-20-1903-2016

31. Inness, A., Blechschmidt, A.-M., Bouarar, I., Chabrillat, S., Crepulja, M., Engelen, R. J., Eskes, H., Flemming, J., Gaudel, A., Hendrick, F., Huijnen, V., Jones, L., Kapsomenakis, J., Katragkou, E., Keppens, A., Langerock, B., de Mazière, M., Melas, D., Parrington, M., Peuch, V. H., Razinger, M., Richter, A., Schultz, M. G., Suttie, M., Thouret, V., Vrekoussis, M., Wagner, A., and Zerefos, C. (2015): Data assimilation of satellite-retrieved ozone, carbon monoxide and nitrogen dioxide with ECMWF's Composition-IFS, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 5275-5303, doi:10.5194/acp-15-5275-2015, 2015.

32. J. Feng, X. Guo, N. Ramlawi, T. V. Pfeiffer, R. Geutjens, S. Basak, H. Nirschl, G. Biskos, H. W. Zandbergen and A. Schmidt-Ott, Green Manufacturing of Inorganic Nanoparticles: A Facile and Universal Approach to Scaling Up, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4, 11222-11227, (2016)

33. Jicheng Feng, Esther Hontañón, Maria Blanes, Jörg Meyer, Xiaoai Guo, Laura Santos, Laura Paltrinieri, Nabil Ramlawi, Louis C. P. M. de Smet, Hermann Nirschl, Frank Einar Kruis, Andreas Schmidt-Ott, and George Biskos, Scalable and Environmentally Benign Process for Smart Textile Nanofinishing, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2016, 8 (23), 14756-14765, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b03632

34. Jicheng Feng, Luyi Huang, Linus Ludvigsson, Maria E. Messing, Anne Maisser, George Biskos, Andreas Schmidt-Ott, General Approach to the Evolution of Singlet Nanoparticles from a Rapidly Quenched Point Source, J.Phys.Chem.C, 2016, 120, 621−630, DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b06503

35. Karydis, V., A. Tsimpidi, S. Bacer, A. Pozzer, A. Nenes and J. Lelieveld (2016) Global impact of mineral dust on cloud droplet number concentration. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., doi:10.5194/acp-2016-1039.

36. Karydis, V.A., A.P. Tsimpidi, A. Pozzer, M. Astitha and J. Lelieveld (2016) Effects of mineral dust on global atmospheric nitrate concentrations, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 16, 1491-1509.

37. Katsanos D., A. Retalis, F. Tymvios and S. Michaelides. Analysis of precipitation extremes based on satellite (CHIRPS) an in-situ data set over Cyprus. Nat Hazards (2016) 83 (Suppl 1): 53. doi:10.1007/s11069-016-2335-8

38. Khodadadi, S., G.M.H. Meesters, G. Biskos, (2016), Synthesis of mesostructured thin films by ionic wind assisted electrostatic spray deposition, Particuology 27 (2016) 128–132,

39. Klingmüller, K., A. Pozzer, S. Metzger, G. Stenchikov and J. Lelieveld (2016) Aerosol optical depth trend over the Middle East. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 16, 5063-5073.

40. Krasner, SW; Kostopoulou, M; Toledano, MB; Wright, J; Patelarou, E; Kogevinas, M; Villanueva, CM; Turigas, GC; Santa Marina, L; Fernandez-Somoano, A; Ballester, F; Tardon, A; Grazuleviciene, R; Danileviciute, A; Cordier, S; Costet, N; Righi, E; Aggazzotti, G; Stephanou, EG; Kargaki, S; Nieuwenhuijsen, MJ; (2016); Occurrence of DBPs in Drinking Water of European Regions for Epidemiology Studies; Journal American Water Works Association 108 (10); 74-74; DOI: 10.5942/jawwa.2016.108.0152

41. Kristiansen, N. I., Stohl, A., Oliviè, D. J. L., Croft, B., Søvde, O. A., Klein, H., Christoudias, T., Kunkel, D., Leadbetter, S. J., Lee, Y. H., Zhang, K., Tsigaridis, K., Bergman, T., Evangeliou, N., Wang, H., Ma, P.-L., Easter, R. C., Rasch, P. J., Liu, X., Pitari, G., Di Genova, G., Zhao, S. Y., Balkanski, Y., Bauer, S. E., Faluvegi, G. S., Kokkola, H., Martin, R. V., Pierce, J. R., Schulz, M., Shindell, D., Tost, H., Zhang, H., (2016), Evaluation of observed and modelled aerosol lifetimes using radioactive tracers of opportunity and an ensemble of 19 global models, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(5), 3525-3561.

42. LeCoz, M., A. Bruggeman, C. Camera, M.A. Lange, 2016, Impact of precipitation variability on the performance of a rainfall-runoff model in Mediterranean mountain catchments. Hydrological Sciences Journal, Vol. 61 , Iss. 3, Pages 507-518, 2016 doi: 10.1080/02626667.2015.1051983

43. Lelieveld, J., S. Gromov, A. Pozzer and D. Taraborrelli (2016) Global tropospheric hydroxyl distribution, budget and reactivity. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 16, 12477-12493.

44. Lelieveld, J., Y. Proestos, M. Tanarhte, M.S. Fnais, E. Tyrlis and G. Zittis (2016) Strongly increasing heat extremes in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) in the 21st century, Climatic Change (2016) 137: 245. doi:10.1007/s10584-016-1665-6

45. M. Valenti, E. Kontoleta, I. A. Digdaya, M. P. Jonsson, G. Biskos, A. Schmidt-Ott, and W. A. Smith, The Role of Size and Dimerization of Decorating Plasmonic Silver Nanoparticles on the Photoelectrochemical Solar Water Splitting Performance of BiVO4 Photoanodes, ChemNanoMat, 2, 739-747, (2016)

46. M. Valenti, M. P. Jonsson, G. Biskos, A. Schmidt-Ott, and W. A. Smith, Plasmonic Nanoparticle-Semiconductor Composites for Efficient Solar Water Splitting, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4,17891-1791, (2016)

47. M.C. Georgiou, A.M. Bonanos, and J.G. Georgiadis, Evaluation of a solar powered distillation unit as a mitigation to water scarcity and climate change in Cyprus, Desalination and Water Treatment, Vol. 57(5), 2325-2335, 2016.

48. Mallet, M., F. Dulac, P. Formenti, P. Nabat, J. Sciare, G. Roberts, J. Pelon, G. Ancellet, D. Tanré, F. Parol, A. di Sarra, L. Alados, J. Arndt, F. Auriol, L. Blarel, T. Bourrianne, G. Brogniez, P. Chazette, S. Chevaillier, M. Claeys, B. D'Anna, C. Denjean, Y. Derimian, K. Desboeufs, T. Di Iorio, J-F. Doussin, P. Durand, A. Feron, E. Freney, C. Gaimoz, P. Goloub, L. Gomez-Amo, M. Granados Muñoz, N. Grand, E. Hamonou, I. Jankowiak, M. Jeannot, J-F. Léon, M. Maillé, S. Mailler, D. Meloni, L. Menut, G. Momboisse, J. Nicolas, T. Podvin, V. Pont, G. Rea, J-B. Renard, L. Roblou, K. Schepanski, A. Schwarzenboeck, K. Sellegri, M. Sicard, F. Solmon, S. Somot, B. Torres, J. Totems, S. Triquet, N. Verdier, C. Verwaerde, J. Wenger, and P. Zapf, Overview of the Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment/Aerosol Direct Radiative Forcing on the Mediterranean Climate (ChArMEx/ADRIMED) summer 2013 campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(2), 455-504, 2016

49. Mendes, L., Konstantinos Eleftheriadis, George Biskos, 2016, Performance comparison of two thermodenuders in Volatility Tandem DMA measurements, Journal of Aerosol Science, 92 (2016) 38–52, doi:10.1016/j.jaerosci.2015.10.002

50. Metzger, S., B. Steil, M. Abdelkader, K. Klingmüller, L. Xu, J.E. Penner, C. Fountoukis, A. Nenes and J. Lelieveld (2016) Aerosol water parameterization: A single parameter framework. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 16,7213-7237, doi:10.5194/acp-16-7213-2016

51. Meusel, H., Kuhn, U., Reiffs, A., Mallik, C., Harder, H., Martinez, M., Schuladen, J., Bohn, B., Parchatka, U., Crowley, J. N., Fischer, H., Tomsche, L., Novelli, A., Hoffmann, T., Janssen, R. H. H., Hartogensis, O., Pikridas, M., Vrekoussis, M., Bourtsoukidis, E., Weber, B., Lelieveld, J., Williams, J., Pöschl, U., Cheng, Y., and Su, H. (2016): Daytime formation of nitrous acid at a coastal remote site in Cyprus indicating a common ground source of atmospheric HONO and NO, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 14475-14493, doi:10.5194/acp-16-14475-2016.

52. Nishchay A. Isaac, Marco Valenti, Andreas Schmidt-Ott, and George Biskos, Characterization of Tungsten Oxide Thin Films Produced by Spark Ablation for NO2 Gas Sensing, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, 8 (6), pp 3933–3939, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b11078

53. Ojha, N., A. Pozzer, D. Akritidis and J. Lelieveld (2016) Secondary ozone peaks in the troposphere over the Himalayas. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss, doi:10.5194/acp-2016-908, 2016.

54. Panagos, P., Borrelli, P., Spinoni, J., Ballabio, C., Meusburger, K., Beguería, S., Klik, A., Michaelides, S., Petan, S., Hrabalíková, M., Olsen, P., Aalto, J., Lakatos, M., Rymszewicz, A., Dumitrescu, A., Tadić, M.P., Diodato, N., Kostalova, J., Rousseva, S., Banasik, K., Christine Alewell, C. (2016): Monthly rainfall erosivity: Conversion factors for different time resolutions and regional assessments. Water, 8, 119; doi:10.3390/w8040119.

55. Petetin, H., J. Sciare, M. Bressi, A. Rosso, O. Sanchez, R. Sarda-Estève, J.-E. Petit, and M. Beekmann, Assessing the ammonium nitrate formation regime in the Paris megacity and its representation in the CHIMERE model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 10419-10440, 2016

56. Prashant Kumar, George Biskos, Andreas N. Skouloudis, Lidia Morawska, Margaret Bell, Mar Viana, M. Cristina Carotta, Real-time sensors for indoor air monitoring and challenges ahead in deploying them to urban buildings, Science of the Total Environment, 560–561 (2016), 150–159,

57. Pyrgou, A., Kylili A., Fokaides P. A., (2016), The future of the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) scheme in Europe: The case of photovoltaics, Energy Policy 95(2016), 94–102, doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2016.04.048

58. S. Bezantakos, L. Huang, K. Barmpounis, S. T. Martin, and G. Biskos, Relative Humidity Non-Uniformities in Hygroscopic Tandem Differential Mobility Analyzer Measurements, Journal of Aerosol Science, 101, 1-9, (2016)

59. S. Bezantakos, M. Giamarelou, L. Huang, J. Olfert, and G. Biskos, Modification of the TSI 3081 Differential Mobility Analyzer to Include Three Monodisperse Outlets: Comparison Between Experimental and Theoretical Performance, Aerosol Science and Technology, 12, 1342-1351, (2016)

60. Schwilch, G., Bernet, L., Fleskens, L., Giannakis, E., Leventon, J., Marañón, T., Mills, J., Short, C., Stolte, J., van Delden, H., Verzandvoort, S. (2016). Operationalizing Ecosystem Services for the Mitigation of Soil Threats: A Proposed Framework, Ecological Indicators, 67, 586-597.

61. Serghides, D.K., Dimitriou, S., Katafygiotou, M.C., Towards European targets by monitoring the energy profile of the Cyprus housing stock, Energy and Buildings 132 (2016) 130–140,

62. Siakavaras, D., Samara C., Petrakakis M., Biskos G., (2016), Nucleation events at a coastal city during the warm period: Kerbside versus urban background measurements, Atmospheric Environment, 140 (2016) 60-68,

63. Triantafyllou, E., Diapouli, E., Tsilibari, E.M., Adamopoulos, A.D., Biskos, G., Eleftheriadis, K., Assessment of factors influencing PM mass concentration measured by gravimetric & beta attenuation techniques at a suburban site, Atmospheric Environment, 131 (2016) 409 – 417, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.02.010

64. Triantafyllou, E., Giamarelou, M., Bossioli E., Zarmpas P., Theodosi C., C. Matsoukas, M. Tombrou, N. Mihalopoulos, G. Biskos, Particulate pollution transport episodes from Eurasia to a remote region of northeast Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, 128 (2016) 45 -52,

65. Tsimpidi, A.P., V.A. Karydis, S.N. Pandis and J. Lelieveld (2016) Global combustion sources of organic aerosols: Model comparison with 84 AMS factor analysis data sets. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 16, 8939-8962.

66. Tubeileh, A., Bruggeman A., Turkelboom F. 2016. Water-harvesting designs for fruit tree production in dry environments. Agricultural Water Management 165: 190-197, doi:10.1016/j.agwat.2015.11.006.

67. Yoon, J., A. Pozzer, D.Y. Chang, J. Lelieveld, J. Kim, M. Kim, Y.G. Lee, J.-H. Koo, J. Lee (2016) Trend estimates of AERONET-observed and model-simulated AOTs between 1993 and 2013. Atmos. Environ. 125, 33-47.

68. Zhang, R., Wang, Y., He, Q., Chen, L., Zhang, Y., Qu, H., Smeltzer, C., Li, J., Alvarado, L., Vrekoussis, M., Richter, A., Wittrock, W., and Burrows, J.P.: Enhanced Trans-Himalaya Pollution Transport to the Tibetan Plateau by the Cut-off Low System, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., doi:10.5194/acp-2016-702.

69. Zittis, G. and Hadjinicolaou, P. (2016), The effect of radiation parameterization schemes on surface temperature in regional climate simulations over the MENA-CORDEX domain. Int. J. Climatol., doi:10.1002/joc.4959


1.         Abdelkader, M., Metzger, S., Mamouri, R. E., Astitha, M., Barrie, L., Levin, Z., and Lelieveld, J.: Dust–air pollution dynamics over the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 9173-9189, doi:10.5194/acp-15-9173-2015, 2015.

2.         Alexandri, G., Georgoulias, A. K., Zanis, P., Katragkou, E., Tsikerdekis, A., Kourtidis, K., and Meleti, C.: On the ability of RegCM4 regional climate model to simulate surface solar radiation patterns over Europe: an assessment using satellite-based observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 13195-13216, doi:10.5194/acp-15-13195-2015, 2015.

3.         Athanasopoulou, E., A. P. Protonotariou, E. Bossioli, A. Dandou, M. Tombrou, J. D. Allan, H. Coe, N. Mihalopoulos, J. Kalogiros, A. Bacak, J. Sciare, and G. Biskos, Aerosol chemistry above an extended archipelago of the eastern Mediterranean basin during strong northern winds, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 8401–8421, 2015, doi:10.5194/acp-15-8401-2015

4.         Bezantakos, S., L. Huang, K. Barmpounis, M. Attoui, A. Schmidt-Ott, and G. Biskos, A Cost-Effective Electrostatic Precipitator for Aerosol Nanoparticle Segregation, Aerosol Science and Technology, 49:iv–vi, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/02786826.2014.1002829

5.         Broßell, D., Valenti, M., Bezantakos, S., Schmidt-Ott, A., and Biskos, G., 2015, The Nano-Particle Mass Classifier (Nano-PMC): Development, Characterization, and Application for Determining the Mass, Apparent Density, and Shape of Particles with Masses Down to the Zeptogram Range, Aerosol Science and Technology, 49:495–507, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/02786826.2015.1045964

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10.     Feng, J., G. Biskos, and A. Schmidt-Ott. Toward industrial scale synthesis of ultrapure singlet nanoparticles with controllable sizes in a continuous gas-phase process, Scientific Reports, 5, 15788 (2015)

11.     Frohlich, R., V. Crenn, A. Setyan, C. A. Belis, F. Canonaco, O. Favez, J. G. Slowik, W. Aas, M. Aijala, B. Artinano, N. Bonnaire, C. Bozzetti, M. Bressi, C. Carbone, E. Coz, P. L. Croteau, M. J. Cubison, J. K. Gietl, D. C. Green, V. Gros, L. Heikkinen, J. T. Jayne, C. R. Lunder, M. C. Minguillon, G. Mocnik, C. D. O’Dowd, J. Ovadnevaite, E. Petralia, L. Poulain, M. Priestman, V. Riffault, A. Ripoll, R. Sarda-Esteve, U. Baltensperger, J. Sciare and A. S. H. Prevot, ACTRIS ACSM intercomparison: part II - Intercomparison of ME-2 organic source apportionment results from 15 individual, co-located aerosol mass spectrometers, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 2555-2576, 2015

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19.     Isaaca, N.A., P. Ngene, R.J. Westerwaal, J. Gaury, B. Dam, A. Schmidt-Ott, G. Biskos, Optical hydrogen sensing with nanoparticulate Pd–Au films produced by spark ablation, Sensors and Actuators B, 221 (2015) 290–296,

20.     Jensen, J.H., Saremi, Jimenez, C., and Hadjioannou, L. (2015) Field experimental observations of highly graded sediment plumes, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 95, 1, 72–80, doi: /10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.04.041

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23.     Kumar, P., L. Morawska , C. Martani , G. Biskos , M. Neophytou, S. Di Sabatino , M. Bell , L. Norford, R. Britter,  The rise of low-cost sensing for managing air pollution in cities, Environment International, 75 (2015) 199–205

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26.     Lubczyńska, M. J, Christophi C. A., and Lelieveld,  J., 2015, Heat-related cardiovascular mortality risk in Cyprus: a case-crossover study using a distributed lag non-linear model, Environmental Health, 14:39, doi:10.1186/s12940-015-0025-8

27.     Maisser, A. K. Barmpounis, M. B. Attoui, G. Biskos, and A. Schmidt-Ott, Atomic Cluster Generation with an Atmospheric Pressure Spark Discharge Generator, Aerosol Science and Technology, 49:886–894, 2015, DOI: 10.1080/02786826.2015.1080812

28.     Masri, Z., S. van Donk, A. Bruggeman, F. Turkelboom. 2015. Post-harvest summer tillage to control wind erosion in the Khanasser Valley, Syria. Aeolian Research 17, 219-229, doi: 10.1016/j.aeolia.2015.03.004

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34.     Pikridas, M., J. Sciare, S.L. von der Weiden-Reinmüller, S. Crumeyrolle, F. Freutel, A. Borbon, A. Schwarzenboeck, M. Merkel, M. Crippa, E. Kostenidou, M. Psichoudaki, L. Hildebrandt, G. Engelheart, T. Petäjä, A.S.H. Prevot, F. Drewnick, U. Baltensperger, A. Wiedensohler, M. Kulmala, M. Beekmann, and S.N. Pandis, Ultrafine particle sources and in-situ formation in a European Megacity, Atmos. Chem. and Phys., 15, 10219-10237, 2015

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1.     Anna Laura Pisello, Mattheos Santamouris & Franco Cotana (2013) Active cool roof effect: impact of cool roofs on cooling system efficiency, Advances in Building Energy Research, 7:2, 209-221, DOI: 10.1080/17512549.2013.865560

2.     Brühl, C., J. Lelieveld, M. Höpfner and H. Tost (2013) Stratospheric SO2 and sulphate aerosol, model simulations and satellite observations. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.13, 11395-11425.

3.     Christoudias, T. and J. Lelieveld, 2013, Modelling the global atmospheric transport and deposition of radionuclides from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear accident, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13, 1425-1438.

4.     Christoudias, T., Y. Proestos and J. Lelieveld (2013) Global risk from the atmospheric dispersion of radionuclides by nuclear power plant accidents in the coming decades. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 13, 30287-30309.

5.     De Vries, A. J., E. Tyrlis, D. Edry, S. O. Krichak, B. Steil, and J. Lelieveld, 2013, Extreme precipitation events in the Middle East: Dynamics of the Active Red Sea Trough, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 7087–7108, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50569.

6.     E. Hirsch, I. Koren, O. Altaratz, Z. Levin and E. Agassi, Perturbations in relative humidity in the boundary layer represent a possible mechanism for the formation of small convective clouds, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, 28729–28749, 2013.

7.     Elshorbany, Y.F., P. Crutzen, B. Steil, A. Pozzer and J. Lelieveld (2013) Global and regional impacts of HONO on the chemical composition of clouds and aerosols. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 13, 23599-23638.

8.     Emanuele Bonamente, Federico Rossi, Valentina Coccia, Anna LauraPisello, Andrea Nicolini, Beatrice Castellani, Franco Cotana, Mirko Filipponi, Elena Morini& Matheos Santamouris (2013) An energy-balanced analytic model for urban heat canyons: comparison with experimental data, Advances in Building Energy Research, 7:2, 222-234, DOI:10.1080/17512549.2013.865561

9.     Georgiou, M.D, Bonanos, A.M, Georgiadis, JG, 2013, Optical evaluation of heliostat mirrors using caustics, Journal Of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, Volume: 5 Issue: 5, Article Number: 053139

10.  Giannadaki, D., Pozzer, A., and Lelieveld, J., 2013, Modeled global effects of airborne desert dust on air quality and premature mortality, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, 24023–24050, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-24023-2013.

11.  Hannides, C. S.; Popp, B.N., Choy, C. A. et al., 2013, Midwater zooplankton and suspended particle dynamics in the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre: A stable isotope perspective, Limnology and Oceanography, Volume: 58, Issue: 6, Pages: 1931-1946

12.  Kostopoulou, E., C. Giannakopoulos, M. Hatzaki, A. Karali, P. Hadjinicolaou, J. Lelieveld and M.A. Lange (2013) Spatial and temporal patterns of recent and future climate extremes in the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East region. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss. 1, 4425-4444.

13.  Lange, M. A. (2013) Water on Cyprus: Current Conditions and Future Perspectives, Global Dialogue 15 (2), 12pp

14.  Lelieveld, J., Barlas, C., Giannadaki, D., and Pozzer, A., 2013, Model calculated global, regional and megacity premature mortality due to air pollution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 7023–7037, doi:10.5194/acp-13-7023-2013,2013.

15.  Lelieveld, J., M.G. Lawrence and D. Kunkel, 2013, Comment on “Global risk of radioactive fallout after major nuclear reactor accidents” by J. Lelieveld et al. (2012). Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13, 31-34.

16.  Lelieveld, J., P. Hadjinicolaou, E. Kostopoulou, C. Giannakopoulos, A. Pozzer, M. Tanarhte and E. Tyrlis, 2013, Model projected heat extremes and air pollution in the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East in the 21st century, Reg. Env. Change., doi: 10.1007/s10113-013-0444-4

17.  Liu, C., S. Beirle, T. Butler, P. Hoor, C. Frankenberg, P. Jöckel, M. Penning de Vries, U. Platt, A. Pozzer, M.G. Lawrence, J. Lelieveld, H. Tost and T. Wagner (2013) CO profiles from SCIAMACHY observations using cloud slicing and comparison with model simulations. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 13, 11659-11688.

18.  Ma, J.Z., Wang, W., Liu, H.J., Chen, Y., Xu, X.B., Lelieveld, J, 2013, Pollution plumes observed by aircraft over North China during the IPAC-NC field campaign, Chinese Science Bulletin, Volume: 58, Issue: 34, Pages: 4329-4336

19.  Mann, G.W., K.S. Carslaw, C.L. Reddington, K.J. Pringle, M. Schulz, A. Asmi, D.V. Spracklen, D.A. Ridley, M.T. Woodhouse, L.A. Lee, K. Zhang, S.J. Ghan, R.C. Easter, X. Liu, P. Stier, Y.H. Lee, P.J. Adams, H. Tost, J. Lelieveld, S.E. Bauer, K. Tsigaridis, T.P.C. Noije, A. Strunk, E. Vignati, N. Bellouin, M. Dalvi, C.E. Johnson, T. Bergman, H. Kokkola, K. von Salzen, F. Yu, G. Luo, A. Petzold, J. Heintzenberg, A. Clarke, J.A. Ogren, J. Gras, U. Baltensperger, U. Kaminski, S.G. Jennings, C.D. O'Dowd, R.M. Harrison, D.C.S. Beddows, M. Kulmala, Y. Viisanen, V. Ulevicius, N. Mihalopoulos, V. Zdimal, M. Fiebig, H.-C. Hansson, E. Swietlicki and J.S. Hentig (2013) Intercomparison and evaluation of aerosol microphysical properties among AeroCom global models of a range of complexity. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 13, 30841-30928.

20.  Mishra, A.K., E. Fredj, K. Klingmüller, J. Lelieveld, I. Koren and Y. Rudich (2014) Radiative signature of absorbing aerosol over the eastern Mediterranean basin. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 14, 2403-2447.

21.  Pernigotti, D., Thunis, P., Cuvelier, C., Georgieva, E., Gsella, A., De Meij, A., Pirovano, G., Balzarini, A., Riva, G.M., Carnevale, C., Pisoni, E., Volta, M. Bessagnet, B., Kerschbaumer, A., Viaene, P., De Ridder, K., Nyiri, A., Wind, P., 2013, POMI: a model inter-comparison exercise over the Po Valley, Air Quality Atmosphere and Health, Volume: 6, Issue: 4, Pages: 701-715

22.  Pinardi, G., Van Roozendael, M., Abuhassan, N. Vrekoussis M. et al, 2013, MAX-DOAS formaldehyde slant column measurements during CINDI: intercomparison and analysis improvement, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, Volume: 6, Issue: 1, Pages: 167-185

23.  Tyrlis, E, Lelieveld, J. 2013. Climatology and Dynamics of the Summer Etesian Winds over the Eastern Mediterranean, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Volume: 70, Issue: 11, Pages: 3374-3396

24.  Tyrlis, E., J. Lelieveld and B. Steil, 2013, The summer circulation in the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East: influence of the South Asian monsoon, Clim. Dyn. 40, 1103-1123.

25.  Vrekoussis, M., A. Richter, A. Hilboll, J.P. Burrows, E. Gerasopoulos, J. Lelieveld, L. Barrie, C. Zerefos and N. Mihalopoulos, 2013, Economic crisis detected from space: Air quality trends over Athens/Greece, Geophys. Res. Lett. 40, 458–463, doi: 10.1002/grl.50118.

26.  Waldock, J., Chandra, N. L., Lelieveld, J., Proestos, Y., Michael, E., Christophides, G., and Parham, P. E. (2013). The role of environmental variables on Aedes albopictus biology and chikungunya epidemiology, Pathogens and Global Health, pages 224-241.

27.  Waldock, J., P.E. Parham, J. Lelieveld and G.K. Christophides (2013) Climate and human health: The impact of climate change on vector-borne diseases, Paphos, Cyprus (17-19 October 2012). Path. Glob. Health. 107, 387-392.

28.  Yoon, J. A. Pozzer, P. Hoor, D.Y. Chang, S. Beirle, T. Wagner, S. Schloegl, J. Lelieveld and H.M. Worden (2013) Technical note: Temporal change in averaging kernels as a source of uncertainty in trend estimates of carbon monoxide retrieved from MOPITT. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13, 11307-11316.

29.  Zoumides, C., Bruggeman, A., Zachariadis, T., Pashiardis, S., 2013, Quantifying the poorly known role of groundwater in agriculture: the case of Cyprus, Water Resources Management, doi:10.1007/s11269-013-0229-y


1.     Astitha, M., Lelieveld, J., Abdel Kader, M., Pozzer, A., and de Meij, A., 2012, Parameterization of dust emissions in the global atmospheric chemistry-climate model EMAC: impact of nudging and soil properties, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 11057-11083, doi:10.5194/acp-12-11057-2012.

2.     Baker, A.K., T.J. Schuck, C.A.M. Brenninkmeijer, A. Rauthe-Schöch, F. Slemr, P.F.J. van Velthoven and J. Lelieveld, 2012, Estimating the contribution of monsoon-related biogenic production to methane emissions from South Asia using CARIBIC observations. Geophys. Res. Lett. 39, L10813, doi:10.1029/2012GL051756.

3.     Baltopoulos, A., Polydorides, N., Pambaguian, L., Vavouliotis, A., and Kostopoulos, V., Damage identification in carbon fiber reinforced polymer plates using electrical resistance tomography mapping, SAGE Journal of Composite Materials, Journal of Composite Materials, October 30, 2012 (Published online before print) doi: 10.1177/0021998312464079

4.     Bonanos, A.M., Error Analysis for Concentrated Solar Collectors, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, in press, 2012.

5.     Brühl, C., Lelieveld, J., Crutzen, P.J., and Tost, H., 2012, The role of carbonyl sulphide as a source of stratospheric sulphate aerosol and its impact on climate, Atmos. Chem. Phys,. 12, 1239-1253.

6.     Charalambous, K., Bruggeman, A., and Lange, M. A., 2012, Assessing the urban water balance: the Urban Water Flow Model and its application in Cyprus, Water Science and Technology, 66(3), 635-643.

7.     Christoudias, T., Lelieveld, J., 2012, Modelling the global atmospheric transport and deposition of radionuclides from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear accident, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 12, 24531-24555.

8.     Christoudias, T., Pozzer, A., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Influence of the North Atlantic Oscillation on air pollution transport, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 869-877.

9.     de Meij, A., A. Pozzer and J. Lelieveld, 2012, Trend analysis in aerosol optical depths and pollutant emission estimates between 2000 and 2009, Atmospheric Environment, 51, 75–85, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.01.059

10.  de Meij, A., A. Pozzer, K.J. Pringle, H. Tost and J. Lelieveld, 2012, EMAC model evaluation and analysis of atmospheric aerosol properties and distribution. Atmos. Res. 114-115, 38-69.

11.  Dillon, T.J., A. Pozzer, J.N. Crowley and J. Lelieveld, 2012, Does acetone react with HO2 in the upper troposphere?, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 1339-1351.

12.  Duprey, N., Boucher, H. & Jimenez, C., 2012, Digital correction of computed x-radiographs for coral densitometry. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 438: 84-92

13.  Elshorbany, Y.F., Brühl, C., Steil B., and Lelieveld, J. ,2012, Impact of HONO on global atmospheric chemistry calculated with an empirical parameterization in the EMAC model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 9977-10000.

14.  Gerasopoulos, E., S. Kazadzis, M. Vrekoussis, G. Kouvarakis, E. Liakakou, N. Kouremeti, D. Giannadaki, M. Kanakidou, B. Bohn, and N. Mihalopoulos,2012, Factors affecting O3 and NO2 photolysis frequencies measured in the eastern Mediterranean during the five-year period 2002–2006, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D22305, doi:10.1029/2012JD017622.

15.  Kukkonen, J., Olsson, T., Schultz, D. M., Baklanov, A., Klein, T., Miranda, A. I., Monteiro, A., Hirtl, M., Tarvainen, V., Boy, M., Peuch, V.H., Poupkou, A., Kioutsioukis, I., Finardi, S., Sofiev, M., Sokhi, R., Lehtinen, K. E. J., Karatzas, K ., San José, R., Astitha, M., Kallos, G., Schaap, M., Reimer, E., Jakobs, H., and Eben, K., 2012, A review of operational, regional-scale, chemical weather forecasting models in Europe, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 1-87, doi:10.5194/acp-12-1-2012.

16.  Lelieveld, J., Kunkel, D., and Lawrence, M.G., 2012, Global risk of radioactive fallout after nuclear reactor accidents, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 4245-4258.

17.  Lelieveld, J., Hadjinicolaou, P., Kostopoulou, E., Chenoweth, J., El Maayar, M., Giannakopoulos, C., Hannides, C., Lange, M.A., Tanarhte, M., Tyrlis, E., and Xoplaki, E., 2012, Climate change and impacts in the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East, Climatic Change, 114, 3-4, 667-687, doi: 10.1007/s10584-012-0418-4.

18.  Lin, G., Penner, J.E., Sillman, S., Taraborrelli, D., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Global mechanistic model of SOA formation: effects of different chemical mechanisms, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 4743-4774.

19.  Ma, J.Z., Wang, W., Chen, Y., Liu, H.J., Yan, P., Ding, G.A., Wang, M.L., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, The IPAC-NC field campaign: a pollution and oxidization pool in the lower atmosphere over Huabei, China, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 3883-3908.

20.  Metzger, S., Steil, B., Xu, L., Penner, J.E., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Aerosol hygroscopic growth parameterization based on a solute specific coefficient, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 5429-5446.

21.  Polydorides, N. and Storteig, E., 2012, Ocean current inference using towed cable hydrodynamics, ASCE's Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, vol. 138, no. 2, 2-8.

22.  Polydorides, N., Aghasi A., and Miller, E. L., 2012, High-order regularized regression in Electrical Impedance Tomography, SIAM J. Imaging Science, vol. 5, no. 3, 912-942.

23.  Pozzer, A., A. de Meij, K. J. Pringle, H. Tost, U. M. Doering, J. van Aardenne and J. Lelieveld, 2012, Distributions and regional budgets of aerosols and their precursors simulated with the EMAC chemistry-climate model, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 961-987.

24.  Pozzer, A., Zimmermann, P., Doering, U.M., van Aardenne, J., Tost, H., Janssens-Maenhout, G., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Effects of business-as-usual anthropogenic emissions on air quality, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 12, 6915-6937.

25.  Smoydzin, L., Fnais, M. and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Ozone pollution over the Arabian Gulf – Role of meteorological conditions, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 12, 6331-6361.

26.  Tanarhte, M., Hadjinicolaou, P., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Intercomparison of temperature and precipitation datasets based on observations in the Mediterranean and the Middle East, J. Geophys. Res. 117, D12102, doi: 10.1029/2011JD017293.

27.  Taraborrelli, D., Lawrence, M.G., Crowley, J.N., Dillon, T.J., Gromov, S., Groß, C.B.M., Vereecken, L., and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Hydroxyl radical buffered by isoprene oxidation over tropical forests, Nature Geosci. 5, 190-193.

28.  Teller, A., Xue, L., and Levin, Z., 2012, The effects of mineral dust particles, aerosol regeneration and ice nucleation parameterizations on clouds and precipitation, Atmos. Chem. And Phys., 12, 9303–9320, 2012

29.  Tyrlis, E., Steil, B. and Lelieveld, J., 2012, The summer circulation in the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East: influence of the South Asian monsoon, Clim. Dyn. (in press).

30.  Vilà-Guerau de Arellano, J., van Heerwaarden, C. and Lelieveld, J., 2012, Increasing CO2 suppresses boundary-layer clouds in temperate climates, Nature Geosci. 5, 701-704.

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2.     Chenoweth, J., Hadjinicolaou, P., Bruggeman, A., Lelieveld, J., Levin, Z., Lange, M. A., Xoplaki, E. and Hadjikakou, M., 2011, The impact of climate change on the water resources of the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East region: modelled 21st century changes and implications, Water Res. Res., 47, W06506, doi:10.1029/2010WR010269.

3.     De Meij, A. and Lelieveld, J., 2011, Evaluating aerosol optical properties observed by ground-based and satellite remote sensing over the Mediterranean and the Middle East in 2006, Atmos. Res., 99 (4-Mar), 415-433.

4.     DeMott, P.J., O. Möhler, O. Stetzer, G. Vali, Z. Levin, M. D. Petters, M. Murakami, T. Leisner, U. Bundke, H. Klein, Z. A. Kanji, R. Cotton, H. Jones, S. Benz, M. Brinkmann, D. Rzesanke, H. Saathoff, M. Nicolet, A. Saito, B. Nillius, H. Bingemer, J. Abbatt, K. Ardon, E. Ganor, D. G. Georgakopoulos, and C. Saunders, 2011, Resurgence in Ice Nuclei Measurement Research, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 92, 1623–1635, doi:

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7.     Hadjinicolaou, P., C. Giannakopoulos, C. Zerefos, M.A. Lange, S. Pashiardis and J. Lelieveld, 2011, Mid-21st century climate and weather extremes in Cyprus as projected by six regional climate models. Reg. Environ. Change 11, 441-457.

8.     Hosaynali Beygi, Z., H. Fischer, Harder, H.D., Martinez, M., Sander, R., Williams, J., Brookes, D.M., Monks, P.S. and Lelieveld, J., 2011, Oxidation photochemistry in the Southern Atlantic boundary layer: Unexpected deviations of photochemical steady state, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 11, 7045-7093.

9.     Lelieveld, J., D. Kunkel and M.G. Lawrence, 2011, Global risk of radioactive fallout after nuclear reactor accidents, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 11, 31207-31230.

10.  Liu, C., Beirle, S., Butler, T., Liu, J., Hoor, P., Jöckel, P., Penning de Vries, M., Pozzer, A., Frankenberg, C., Lawrence, M.G., Lelieveld, J., Platt, U. and Wagner, T., 2011, Application of SCIAMACHY and MOPITT CO total column measurements to evaluate model results over biomass burning regions and eastern China, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 6083-6114.

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13.  Montzka, S., Krol, M., Dlugokencky, E., Hall, B., Jöckel, P., and Lelieveld, J., 2011, Small inter-annual variability of global atmospheric hydroxyl, Science, 331, 67-69.

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19.  Solomos, S., Kallos, G., Kushta, J., Astitha, M., Tremback, C., Nenes, A., and Levin, Z., 2011, An integrated modeling study on the effects of mineral dust and sea salt particles on clouds and precipitation, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 873-892, doi:10.5194/acp-11-873-2011, 2011.

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1.     Astitha, M., Kallos, G., Spyrou, C., O’Hirok, W., J. Lelieveld, J. and Denier van der Gon, H.A.C, 2010, Modelling the chemically aged and mixed aerosols over the eastern central Atlantic Ocean – potential impacts, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 5797-5822.

2.     Benli, B., Bruggeman, A., Oweis, T. and H. Üstün, H., 2010, Performance of Penman-Monteith FAO-56 in a semi-arid highland environment, J. Irrig. Drain. ASCE, 136(11): 757-765, doi: 10.1061/_ASCE_IR.1943-4774.0000249

3.     Camuffo, D., Bertolin, C., Barriendos, M., Dominguez, F., Cocheo, C., Enzi, S., Sghedoni, M., della Valle, A., Garnier, E., Alcoforado, M.-J., Xoplaki, E., Luterbacher, J., Diodato, N., Maugeri, M., Nunes, M.F., and Rodriguez, R., 2010, 500-year temperature reconstruction in the Mediterranean Basin by means of documentary data and instrumental observations, Climatic Change, 101, 1-2 (169-199), DOI 10.1007/s10584-010-9815-8

4.     Ganzeveld, L.N., Bouwman, L., Eickhout, B., Lelieveld, J., E. Stehfest, E. and van Vuuren, D. 2010, Impact of future land use and land cover changes on atmospheric chemistry-climate interactions, J. Geophys. Res. 115, D23301, doi:10.1029/2010JD014041.

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6.     Gurjar B. R., Jain, A., Sharma, A., Agarwal, A., Gupta, P., Nagpure, A.S., Lelieveld, J., 2010, Human health risks in megacities due to air pollution, Atmospheric Environment 44, 4606-4613. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.08.011

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11.  Muhlbauer, A., T. Hashino, L. Xue,, A. Teller, U. Lohmann, R. Rasmussen, I. Geresdi, and Z. Pan, 2010, Intercomparison of aerosol-cloud-precipitation interactions in stratiform orographic mixed-phase clouds, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 8173–8196.

12.  Polydorides, N., and Storteig, E., 2010, Ocean Current Inference Using Towed Cable Hydrodynamics, Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering doi:10.1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000077.

13.  Pozzer, A., Pollmann, J., Taraborrelli, D., Jöckel, P., Helmig, D., Tans, P., J. Hueber, J. and Lelieveld, J., 2010, Observed and simulated global distribution and budget of atmospheric C2−C5 alkanes, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 4403-4422.

14.  Pringle, K.J., Tost, H., Metzger, S., Steil, B., Giannadaki, D., Nenes, A., Fountoukis, C., Steir, P., Vignati, E. and Lelieveld, J., 2010, Description and evaluation of GMXe: A new aerosol submodel for global simulations (v1), Geosci. Model Develop. 3, 391-412.

15.  Pringle, K.J., Tost, H., Pozzer, A., Pöschl, U. and Lelieveld, J., 2010, Global distribution of the effective hygroscopicity parameter for CCN activation, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 5241–5255.

16.  Thoma, M., Grosfeld, K., Makinson, K. and Lange, M.A., 2010, Modelling the impact of ocean warming on melting and water masses of ice shelves in the Eastern Weddell Sea, Ocean Dynamics 60:479–489 DOI 10.1007/s10236-010-0262-x

17.  Toreti, A., Kuglitsch, F.G., Xoplaki, E., Luterbacher, J., and Wanner, H., 2010, A Novel Method for the Homogenization of Daily Temperature Series and Its Relevance for Climate Change Analysis, J. Climate, 23, 5325–5331 doi: 10.1175/2010JCLI3499.1

18.  Toreti, A., Kuglitsch, F.G., Xoplaki, E., Maraun, D., Wanner, H., and Luterbacher, J., 2010, Characterization of extreme winter precipitation in the Mediterranean and associated anomalous atmospheric circulation patterns, Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, Volume 10, Issue 5, 2010, pp.1037-1050

19.  Tost, H., Lawrence, M.G., Bruhl, C., Jockel, P., The GABRIEL Team, and The SCOUT-O3-DARWIN/ACTIVE Team, 2010, Uncertainties in atmospheric chemistry modelling due to convection parameterisations and subsequent scavenging, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 1931—1951.

20.  Xue, L., A. Teller, R. Rasmussen, I. Geresdi and Z. Pan, 2010, Effects of aerosol solubility and regeneration on warm-phase orographic clouds and precipitation simulated by a detailed bin microphysical scheme, J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 3336–3354.


1.     Alexandrou, I., Lioudakis, E., Delaportas, D., Zhao C. Z., and Othonos, A., 2009, Optoelectronic properties of P3HT-nanotube composites, OAtube Nanotechnology 2, 108.

2.     Alexandrou, I., Lioudakis, E., Markos, C., Zhao C. Z., and Othonos, A., 2009, Monitoring charge exchange in P3HT-nanotube composites using optical and electrical characterization, Nanoscale Res. Lett. 4, 635.

3.     Giannakopoulos C., P. Hadjinicolaou, C. Zerefos and G. Demosthenous, 2009, Changing energy requirements in the Eastern Mediterranean under changing climatic conditions, Energies, Vol. 2, No. 4, 805-815.

4.     Humbert, A., Kleiner, T., Mohrholz, C.-O., Oelke, C., Greve, R. and M. A. Lange, 2009, A comparative modeling study of the Brunt Ice Shelf/Stancomb-Wills Ice Tongue system, East Antarctica, Journal of Glaciology 55, No. 189, 51-65.

5.     Kuettel, M., Xoplaki E., Gallego D., Luterbacher J., Garçia-Herrera R., Allan R., Barriendos M., Jones P. D., Wheeler D., and Wanner H., 2009, The importance of ship log data: reconstructing North Atlantic, European and Mediterranean Sea level pressure fields back to 1750, Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-009-0577-9

6.     Kuglitsch, F. G., A. Toreti, E. Xoplaki, P. M. Della-Marta, J. Luterbacher, and H. Wanner, 2009, Homogenization of daily maximum temperature series in the Mediterranean, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D15108, doi:10.1029/2008JD011606

7.     Lelieveld, J., P.Hoor, P. Jöckel, A. Pozzer, P. Hadjinicolaou and J.-P- Cammas, 2009, Severe ozone air pollution in the Persian Gulf region. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 9, 1393-1406.

8.     Lioudakis, E., I. Alexandrou, and A. Othonos, 2009, Ultrafast Dynamics of Localized and Delocalized Polaron Transitions in P3HT/PCBM Blend Materials: The Effects of PCBM Concentration, Nanoscale Research Letters, 4, 1475

9.     Luterbacher, J., Koenig, S.J., Franke, J., van der Schrier, G., Della-Marta, P.M., Jacobeit, J., Küttel, M., Gonzalez-Rouco, F.J., Zorita, E., Xoplaki, E., Stössel, M., Rutishauser, T., Wanner, H., Pfister, C., Brázdil, R., Dobrovolný, P., Camuffo, D., Bertolin, C., Moberg, A., Leijonhufvud, L., Söderberg, J., Allan, R., Wilson, R., Wheeler, D., Barriendos, M., Glaser, R., Riemann, D., Nordli, O., Limanówka, D., van Engelen, A., and Zerefos, C.S., 2009, Circulation dynamics and its influence on European and Mediterranean January-April climate over the past half millennium: Results and insights from instrumental data, documentary evidence and coupled climate models. Climatic Change, doi:10.1007/s10584-009-9782-0.

10.  Pozzer, A., Jöckel, P. And van Ardenne, J. 2009, The influence of the vertical distribution of emissions on tropospheric chemistry. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 9417-9432

11.  Xoplaki, E., 2009, Effects of Extreme Climate on Mediterranean Societies, EOS, Transactions American Geophysical Union, VOL. 90, NO. 15, P.131, 2009 doi:10.1029/2009EO150006


1.   Adamowski, J F., 2008, Development of a short-term river flood forecasting method for snowmelt driven floods based on wavelet and cross-wavelet analysis, Journal of Hydrology, 353, 3-4, 247-266.

2.   Adamowski, J F., 2008, Peak Daily Water Demand Forecast Modeling Using Artificial Neural Networks, J. Water Resour. Plng. and Mgmt. 134, 119; doi:10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9496(2008)134:2(119)

3.   Adamowski, J.F., 2008, River flow forecasting using wavelet and cross-wavelet transform models, Hydrological Processes, 22, 4877-4891.

Books and Book Chapter Publications:


Astitha, M., J. Lelieveld, A. De Meij, A. Kerkweg, M. Abdelkader, A.Pozzer, G. Glaser, 2014, Impact of Different Physical Parameterizations on the Global Modeling of Desert Dust – Importance of the Initialization Fields, NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security, Springer, pp 119-123


1.   Giannakopoulos C., Kostopoulou E., Hadjinicolaou P., Hatzaki M., Karali A., Lelieveld J., Lange M.A., 2013, Impacts of Climate Change Over the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East Region Using the Hadley Centre PRECIS RCM, Advances in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics, Series: Springer Atmospheric Sciences, Helmis, Costas G.; Nastos, Panagiotis T. (Eds.), pp. 457-463.

2.   Hadjimitsis D. G., Mamouri R. E., Nisantzi A., Kouremerti N., Retalis A., Paronis D., Tymvios F., Perdikou S., Achileos S., Hadjicharalambous M., Athanasatos S., Themistocleous K., Papoutsa C., Christodoulou A., Michaelides S., Evans J., Abdel Kader M. M., Zittis G., Panayiotou M., Lelieveld J. and Koutrakis P. (2013) Chapter 7: Air Pollution from Space. In: Remote Sensing of Environment – Integrated Approaches, Edited by D.G. Hadjimitsis, InTech publications, ISBN 978-953-51-1152-8

3.   Kostopoulou E., Giannakopoulos C., Hatzaki M., Karali A., Hadjinicolaou P., Lelieveld J., Lange M.A.,2013, Assessment of Climate Change Extremes Over the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East Region Using the Hadley Centre PRECIS Regional Climate Model, Advances in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics, Series: Springer Atmospheric Sciences, Helmis, Costas G.; Nastos, Panagiotis T. (Eds.), pp. 547-554.

4.   Lange, M. A. (2013) Renewable Energy and Water Resources. In Climate Vulnerability 1st Edition, Pielke, R, Sr. (ed.), Volume 3, Chapter 3.11, Oxford Academic Press, 149-166, ISBN 9780123847041,

5.   Tyrlis E., Lelieveld J., Steil B., 2013, The Summer Circulation in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East: Influence of the South Asian Monsoon and Mid-Latitude Dynamics, Advances in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics, Series: Springer Atmospheric Sciences, Helmis, Costas G.; Nastos, Panagiotis T. (Eds.), pp. 793-802.

6.   Zittis G., Hadjinicolaou P., Lelieveld J., 2013, Land-Atmosphere Coupling: The Feedback of Soil Moisture into Surface Temperature in Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East, Advances in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics, Series: Springer Atmospheric Sciences, Helmis, Costas G.; Nastos, Panagiotis T. (Eds.), pp. 833-839.


N. Polydorides, M. Wang and D. Bertsekas, A Quasi Monte Carlo method for large-scale inverse problems, in `Monte Carlo and Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods 2010', (ed.) H. Wozniakowski and L. Plaskota (eds), Springer-Verlag, 2012.


Luterbacher, J., Xoplaki, E., Küttel, M., Zorita, E., González-Rouco, F.J., Jones, P.D., Stössel, M., Rutishauser, T., Wanner, H., Wibig, J., and Przybylak, R., 2009, Climate change in Poland in the past centuries and its relationship to European climate: evidence from reconstructions and coupled climate models. In: Przybylak, R., Mojorowicz, J., Brázdil, R., and Kejna, M. (eds): The Polish Climate in the European Context: A Historical Overview. Springer Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, DOI 10.1007/978-90-481-3167-9_1, pages 3-39.

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