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All Projects FY 2014-2015

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Project Number:
 
14-002
Title:
  Analysis of Airborne Formaldehyde Data Over Houston Texas Acquired During the 2013 DISCOVER-AQ and SEAC4RS Campaigns
Institution(s) Represented:
  University of Colorado - Boulder - Alan Fried, University of Maryland - Christopher Loughner

 

Project Number:
 
14-003
Title:
  Update and evaluation of model algorithms needed to predict Particulate Matter from Isoprene
Institution(s) Represented:
  University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill - William Vizuete

 

Project Number:
 
14-004
Title:
  Emission Source region contributions to a high surface ozone episode during DISCOVER-AQ
Institution(s) Represented:
  University of Maryland - Christopher Lougner, Morgan State University - Melanie Follette-Cook

 

Project Number:
 
14-005
Title:
  Sources and Properties of Atmospheric Aerosol in Texas: DISCOVER-AQ Measurements and Validation
Institution(s) Represented:
  Texas A&M University - Sarah Brooks

 

Project Number:
 
14-006
Title:
  Characterization of Boundary-Layer Meteorology during DISCOVER-AQ Using Radar Wind Profiler and Balloon Sounding Measurements
Institution(s) Represented:
  Sonoma Technology, Inc. - Clinton MacDonald, Valparaiso University, St. Edwards University - Gary Morris

 

Project Number:
 
14-007
Title:
  Improved Analysis of VOC, NO2, SO2 and HCHO data from SOF, mobile DOAS and MW-DOAS during DISCOVER-AQ
Institution(s) Represented:
  Chalmers University - Johan Mellqvist, University of Houston - Barry Leffer

 

Project Number:
 
14-008
Title:
  Investigation of Input Parameters for Biogenic Emissions Modeling in Texas during Drought Years
Institution(s) Represented:
  The University of Texas at Austin - Elena McDonald-Buller

 

Project Number:
 
14-009
Title:
  Analysis of Surface Particulate Matter and Trace Gas Data Generated during the Houston Operations of DISCOVER-AQ
Institution(s) Represented:
  Rice University - Robert Griffin, University of Houston - Barry Lefer

 

Project Number:
 
14-010
Title:
  Impact of large-scale circulation patterns on surface ozone concentrations in Houston-Galveston-Brazoria (HGB)
Institution(s) Represented:
  Texas A&M University - Galveston - Yuxuan Wang

 

Project Number:
 
14-011
Title:
  Targeted Improvements in the Fire Inventory from NCAR (FINN) Model for Texas Air Quality Planning
Institution(s) Represented:
  The University of Texas at Austin - Elena McDonald-Buller, Environ - Christopher Emery

 

Project Number:
 
14-014
Title:
  Constraining NOX Emissions Using Satellite NO2 Column Measurements over the Southeast Texas
Institution(s) Represented:
  University of Houston - Yunsoo Choi

 

Project Number:
 
14-016
Title:
  Improved Land Cover and Emission Factor Inputs for Estimating Biogenic Isoprene and Monoterpene Emissions for Texas Air Quality Simulations
Institution(s) Represented:
  Environ - Greg Yarwood

 

Project Number:
 
14-017
Title:
  Incorporating Space-borne Observations to Improve Biogenic Emission Estimates in Texas
Institution(s) Represented:
  University of Alabama - Huntsville - Arastoo Pour Biazar, Rice University - Daniel Cohan

 

Project Number:
 
14-020
Title:
  Analysis of Ozone Formation Sensitivity in Houston Using the Data Collected during DISCOVER-AQ and SEAC4RS
Institution(s) Represented:
  University of Maryland Foundation - Xinrong Ren

 

Project Number:
 
14-022
Title:
  Use of satellite data to improve specifications of land surface parameters
Institution(s) Represented:
  University of Alabama - Huntsville - Richard McNider, George Mason University - Daniel Tong

 

Project Number:
 
14-023
Title:
  Assessment of Two Remote Sensing Technologies to Control Flare Performance
Institution(s) Represented:
  The University of Texas at Austin, Aerodyne Research, Inc. - Scott Herndon, Leak Surveys, Inc. - Joshua Furry, Providence Photonics, LLC - Yongshen Zeng

 

Project Number:
 
14-024
Title:
  Sources of Organic Particulate Matter in Houston: Evidence from DISCOVER-AQ Data, Modeling and Experiments
Institution(s) Represented:
  The University of Texas at Austin - Lea Hildebrandt Ruiz, Environ - Greg Yarwood, University of California – Riverside - Gookyoung Heo

 

Project Number:
 
14-025
Title:
  Development and Evaluation of an Interactive Sub-Grid Cloud Framework for the CAMx Photochemical Model
Institution(s) Represented:
  Environ - Christopher Emery, Texas A&M University - John Nielson-Gammon

 

Project Number:
 
14-026
Title:
  Quantifying ozone production from light alkenes using novel measurements of hydroxynitrate reaction products in Houston during the NASA SEAC4RS project
Institution(s) Represented:
  Environ - Thomas Ryerson, California Institute of Technology - Paul Wennberg

 

Project Number:
 
14-029
Title:
  Spatial and temporal resolution of primary and secondary particulate matter in Houston during DISCOVER-AQ
Institution(s) Represented:
  Baylor University - Rebecca Sheesley

 

Project Number:
 
14-030
Title:
  Improving Modeled Biogenic Isoprene Emissions under Drought Conditions and Evaluating Their Impact on Ozone Formation
Institution(s) Represented:
  Texas A&M University - Qi Ying