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Lin, M.Y., D. Parrish, and L.W. Horowitz. Five decades of baseline ozone trends over western North America and Europe: Reconciling observations and models. To be submitted to Geophys. Res. Lett., October 2016

Lin, M.Y., W. Horowitz, R. Payton, A.M. Fiore, G. Tonnesen. US surface ozone trends and extremes over 1980-2014: Quantifying the roles of rising Asian emissions, domestic controls, wildfires, and climate. To be submitted to Atmos. Chem. Phys., October 2016

A.O. Langford, R.J. Alvarez II, J. Brioude, R. Fine, M. Gustin, J.S. Holloway, M.Y. Lin, R.D. Marchbanks, R.B. Pierce, S.P. Sandberg, C.J. Senff, A.M. Weickmann, E.J. Williams, Entrainment of stratospheric air and Asian pollution by the convective boundary layer in the Southwestern U.S., Submitted to J. Geophys. Res., September 2016.

M. Leonard, I. Petropavlovskikh, A. Mcclure-Begley, B. J. Johnson, M.Y. Lin, S. J. Oltmans, D. Tarasick. First look at the NOAA Aircraft-based Tropospheric Ozone Climatology in Colorado. Submitted to Atmospheric Environment, September 2016

Shen, Zhaoyi; Yi Ming; Larry W. Horowitz; V. Ramaswamy; Meiyun Lin. On the Seasonality of Arctic Haze. Submitted to Journal of Climate, August 2016.

Peng, Wei; Yuan, Jia-Hai; Zhao, Yu; Lin, Meiyun; Zhang, Qiang; Victor, David; Mauzerall, Denise. Air Quality and Climate Benefits of Long-distance Electricity Transmission in China. Submitted to Environ. Sci. & Tech., August 2016

Morgenstern, O., Hegglin, M. I., Rozanov, E., O’Connor, F. M., Abraham, N. L., Akiyoshi, H., Archibald, A. T., Bekki, S., Butchart, N., Chipperfield, M. P., Deushi, M., Dhomse, S. S., Garcia, R. R., Hardiman, S. C., Horowitz, L. W., Jöckel, P., Josse, B., Kinnison, D., Lin, M., Mancini, E., Manyin, M. E., Marchand, M., Marécal, V., Michou, M., Oman, L. D., Pitari, G., Plummer, D. A., Revell, L. E., Saint-Martin, D., Schofield, R., Stenke, A., Stone, K., Sudo, K., Tanaka, T. Y., Tilmes, S., Yamashita, Y., Yoshida, K., and Zeng, G.: Review of the global models used within the Chemistry-Climate Model Initiative (CCMI), Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-199, in review, 2016.

Sun, L., Xue, L., Wang, T., Gao, J., Ding, A., Cooper, O. R., Lin, Meiyun, et al.: Significant increase of summertime ozone at Mount Tai in Central Eastern China, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 10637-10650, doi:10.5194/acp-16-10637-2016, 2016.

Ott, L E., B N Duncan, A M Thompson, G Diskin, Z Fasnacht, A Langford, and Meiyun Lin, et al., April 2016: Frequency and impact of summertime stratospheric intrusions over Maryland during DISCOVER-AQ (2011): New evidence from NASA’s GEOS-5 simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 121(7), DOI:10.1002/2015JD024052

Paulot, Fabien, Paul Ginoux, William F Cooke, Leo J Donner, Song-Miao Fan, Meiyun Lin, Jingqiu Mao, Vaishali Naik, and Larry W Horowitz, February 2016: Sensitivity of nitrate aerosols to ammonia emissions and to nitrate chemistry: implications for present and future nitrate optical depth. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(3), DOI:10.5194/acp-16-1459-2016 .


Meiyun Lin, L.W. Horowitz, O.R. Cooper, D. Tarasick, S. Conley, L.T. Iraci, B. Johnson, T. Leblanc, I. Petropavlovskikh, E.L. Yates (2015): Revisiting the evidence of increasing springtime ozone mixing ratios in the free troposphere over western North America, Geophysical Research Letter, 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL065311 (Full Text | Supporting Info)

Meiyun Lin, A.M. Fiore, L.W. Horowitz, A.O. Langford, S. J. Oltmans, D. Tarasick, H.E. Reider (2015): Climate variability modulates western US ozone air quality in spring via deep stratospheric intrusions, Nature Communications, 6, 7105, doi:10.1038/ncomms8105 (Full Text | Supporting Info | Princeton Journal Watch)


Meiyun Lin, L.W. Horowitz, S. J. Oltmans, A. M. Fiore, Songmiao Fan (2014): Tropospheric ozone trends at Manna Loa Observatory tied to decadal climate variability, Nature Geoscience, 7, 136-143, doi:10.1038/NGEO2066. (Full Text | Supporting Info | Princeton Journal Watch)

B. Brown-Steiner, P.G. Hess, Meiyun Lin (2014): On the capabilities and limitations of GCCM Simulations of Summertime Regional Air Quality: A Diagnostic Analysis of Ozone and Temperature Simulations in the U.S. Using CESM and CAM-Chem, Atmospheric Environment

R. Fine, M.B Miller, J. Burley, D. Jaffe, R. B. Pierce, Meiyun Lin, M. S Gustin (2014): Variability and sources of surface ozone at rural sites in Nevada, USA: Results from two years of the Nevada Rural Ozone Initiative. Science of the Total Environment

Langford, A.O., C.J. Senff, R.J. Alvarez II, J. Brioude, O.R. Cooper, J.S. Holloway, M.Y. Lin, R.D. Marchbanks, R.B. Pierce, S.P. Sandberg, A.M. Weickmann , E.J. Williams. An overview of the 2013 Las Vegas Ozone Study (LVOS): Impact of stratospheric intrusions and long-range transport on surface air quality. Atmos. Environ, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.08.040, 2014 (Full Text)

Lapina, K., Henze, J. B. Milford, M. Huang, Meiyun Lin, A. Fiore, G. Carmichael, G. G. Pfister and K. Bowman: Assessment of source contributions to seasonal vegetative exposure to ozone in the U.S., J. Geophys. Res., 2014, doi: 10.1002/2013JD020905 (Full Text)

A.M. Fiore, J.T. Oberman, Meiyun Lin, L. Zhang, O.E. Clifton, D.J. Jacob, V. Naik, L.W. Horowitz, J.P. Pinto: Estimating North American background ozone in U.S. surface air with two independent global models: Variability, uncertainties, and recommendations , Atmos. Environ., 96, 284-300, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.07.045 (Full Text)

A.M. Fiore, R. B. Pierce, R. R. Dickerson, Meiyun Lin: Detecting and attributing episodic high background ozone events. Environmental Manager, 2014 (Full Text).

B.N. Duncan, A. I Prados, L. Lamsal, Y. Liu, D. Streets, P. Gupta, E. Hilsenrath, R. Kahn, JE Nielsen, A. Beyersdorf, S. Burton, AM Fiore, J Fishman, D Henze, C Hostetler, NA Krotkov, P. Lee, Meiyun Lin, S. Pawson, G. Pfister, KE Pickering, B. Pierce, Y. Yoshida, L. Ziemba: Satellite data of atmospheric pollution for U.S. air quality applications: Examples of applications, summary of data end-user resources, answers to FAQs, and common mistakes to avoid. Atmos. Environ., 94, 647?662, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.05.061. (Full Text) 

Zoogman, P., Jacob, D.J., Chance, K., Liu, X., Lin, M., Fiore, A., Travis, K: Monitoring high-ozone events in the US Intermountain West using TEMPO geostationary satellite observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys.,14, 6261-6271, 2014, doi:10.5194/acp-14-6261-2014(Full Text)


Fang, Y., A. M. Fiore, J.-F. Lamarque, L. W. Horowitz, and M. Lin: Using synthetic tracers as a proxy for summertime PM2.5 air quality over the Northeastern United States in physical climate models, Geophys. Res. Lett.,, 40, 755?760, 2013, doi:10.1002/grl.50162 (Full Text)

Naik, V., Voulgarakis, A., Fiore, A. M., Horowitz, L. W., Lamarque, J.-F., Lin, M., Prather, M. J., Young, P. J., Bergmann, D., Cameron-Smith, P. J., Cionni, I., Collins, W. J., Dalsøren, S. B., Doherty, R., Eyring, V., Faluvegi, G., Folberth, G. A., Josse, B., Lee, Y. H., MacKenzie, I. A., Nagashima, T., van Noije, T. P. C., Plummer, D. A., Righi, M., Rumbold, S. T., Skeie, R., Shindell, D. T., Stevenson, D. S., Strode, S., Sudo, K., Szopa, S., and Zeng, G.: Preindustrial to present day changes in tropospheric hydroxyl radical and methane lifetime from the Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate Model Intercomparison Project (ACCMIP), Atmos. Chem. Phys.,13,
5277-5298, 2013, doi:10.5194/acp-13-5277-2013 (Full Text)


Lin Meiyun, A. M. Fiore , O. R. Cooper , L. W. Horowitz , A. O. Langford , Hiram Levy II , B. J. Johnson , V. Naik , S. J. Oltmans , C. Senff (2012): Springtime high surface ozone events over the western United States: Quantifying the role of stratospheric intrusions, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, D00V22, doi:10.1029/2012JD018151 (AbstractFull Text, Auxiliary Material)

Lin, Meiyun, A. M. Fiore, L. W. Horowitz, O. R. Cooper, V. Naik, J. Holloway, B. J. Johnson, A. M. Middlebrook, S. J. Oltmans, I. B. Pollack, T. B. Ryerson, J. X. Warner, C. Wiedinmyer, J. Wilson, B. Wyman: Transport of Asian ozone pollution into surface air over the western United States in spring , Journal of Geophysical Research,117, D00V07, 2012, doi:10.1029/2011JD016961 (Abstract, Full Text, Auxiliary Material) (Featured in Science Shot; Nature NewsAGU Editors’ Highlight; NY Times GreenBlog)


Lin, M., T. Holloway, G. R. Carmichael and A. M. Fiore: Quantifying pollution inflow and outflow over East Asia in spring with regional and global models. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 4221-4239, 2010. (Abstract, Full Text, Supplement, NOAA GFDL Highlight)


Lin, M., T. Holloway, T. Oki, D.G. Streets, and A. Richter: Multi-scale model analysis of boundary layer ozone over East Asia. Atmos. Chem. and Phys., 9, 3277-3301, 2009 (Abstract, Full Text)


Lin, Meiyun, T. Oki, T. Holloway, D.G. Streets, M. Bengtsson, S. Kanae. Long-range Transport of Acidifying Substances in East Asia Part I: Model Evaluation and Sensitivity Studies. Atmospheric Environment 42 (24), 5939-5955, 2008, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.04.008 (Full Text)

Lin, Meiyun, T. Oki, M. Bengtsson, S. Kanae, T. Holloway, D.G. Streets. Long-range Transport of Acidifying Substances in East Asia Part II: Source-receptor Relationships. Atmospheric Environment 42 (24), 5956-5967, 2008, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.03.039 (Full Text)


Lin, Meiyun, T. Oki, and M. Bengtsson. Long-range Transport and Transformations of Acidifying Substances over East Asia in Spring Time. Annual Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, JSCE, Vol.51, 91-96, 2007

Lin, Meiyun, S. Zhang, and Y. Chen. Distance-to-Target Weighting in Life Cycle Impact Assessment Based on Chinese Environmental Policy for the Period 1995-2005. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment. 10 (6), 393-398, 2005 (Full Text)

Lin, Meiyun, S. Zhang, and Y. Chen. Life Cycle Assessment of Environmental Impact of Air Conditioning Cold and Heat Source. Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning. Vol.34 No.7, 93-96, 2004 (In Chinese with English abstract )