START08 Publications


Diao, M., J. B. Jensen, L. L. Pan, C. R. Homeyer, S. Honomichl, J. F. Bresch, and A. Bansemer (2015),Distributions of ice supersaturation and ice crystals from airborne observations in relation to upper tropospheric dynamical boundaries, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, doi:10.1002/2015JD023139.

Siu, L. W., K. P. Bowman, and C. C. Epifanio (2015), Convective transport of trace species observed during the Stratosphere-Troposphere Analyses of Regional Transport 2008 experiment, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, 10,530–10,547, doi:10.1002/2015JD023645.

Zhang, Fuqing, Wei, Junhong, Zhang, Meng, Bowman, K. P., Pan, L. L., Atlas, E., and Wofsy, S. C. (2015), Aircraft measurements of gravity waves in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere during the START08 field experiment, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 7667-7684, doi:10.5194/acp-15-7667-2015.


Konopka, P. and L. L. Pan (2012), On the mixing-driven formation of the Extratropical Transition Layer (ExTL), J. Geophys. Res., 117, D18301, doi:10.1029/2012JD017876.

Pan, L. L., Kunz, A., Homeyer, C. R., Munchak, L. A., Kinnison, D. E., and Tilmes, S. (2012), Commentary on using equivalent latitude in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 9187-9199, doi:10.5194/acp-12-9187-2012.


Gettelman, A., P. Hoor, L. L. Pan, W. J. Randel, M. I. Hegglin, and T. Birner (2011), The Extratropical upper troposphere and lower stratosphere, Rev. Geophys., 49, RG3003, doi:10.1029/2011RG000355.

Homeyer, C. R., K. P. Bowman, L. L. Pan, E. L. Atlas, R.-S. Gao, and T. L. Campos (2011), Dynamical and chemical characteristics of tropospheric intrusions observed during START08, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D06111, doi:10.1029/2010JD015098.

Homeyer, C. R., K. P. Bowman, L. L. Pan, M. A. Zondlo, and J. F. Bresch (2011), Convective injection into stratospheric intrusions, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D23304, doi:10.1029/2011JD016724.

Kunz, A., L.L. Pan, P. Konopka, D. E. Kinnison, and S. Tilmes (2011), Chemical and dynamical discontinuity at the extratropical tropopause based on START08 and WACCM analyses, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D24302, doi:10.1029/2011JD016686.

Vogel, B., et al. (2011), Transport pathways and signatures of mixing in the extratropical tropopause region derived from Lagrangian model simulations, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D05306, doi:10.1029/2010JD014876.


Homeyer, C. R., K. P. Bowman, and L. L. Pan (2010), Extratropical tropopause transition layer characteristics from high‐resolution sounding data, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D13108, doi:10.1029/2009JD013664.

Pan, L. L., E. L. Atlas, K. P. Bowman, The Stratosphere-Troposphere Analyses of Regional Transport 2008 (START08) Experiment, SPARC Newsletter 34 January 2010.

Pan, L. L., K. P. Bowman, E. L. Atlas, S. C. Wofsy, F. Zhang, J. F. Bresch, B. A. Ridley, J. V. Pittman, C. R. Homeyer, P. Romashkin, W. A. Cooper 2010: The Stratosphere-Troposphere Analyses of Regional Transport 2008 (START08) Experiment, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. 91, 327-342 .

Salawitch, R. J., T. Canty, T. Kurosu, K. Chance, Q. Liang, A. da Silva, S. Pawson, J. E. Nielsen, J.M. Rodriguez, P.K. Bhartia, X. Liu, L.G. Huey, J. Liao, R. Stickel, D. J. Tanner, J.E. Dibb, W.R. Simpson, D. Donohoue, A. Weinheimer, F. Flocke, D. Knapp, D. Montzka, J.A. Neuman, J.B. Nowak, T.B. Ryerson, S. Oltmans, D.R. Blake, E. L. Atlas, D.E. Kinnison, S. Tilmes, L.L. Pan, F. Hendrick, M. Van Roozendael, K. Kreher, P.V. Johnston, R. S. Gao, B. Johnson, T.P. Bui, G. Chen, R. B. Pierce, J. H. Crawford, and D. J. Jacob (2010), A new interpretation of total column BrO during Arctic spring, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L21805, doi:10.1029/2010GL043798.

Tilmes, S., L. L. Pan, P. Hoor, E. Atlas, M. A. Avery, T. Campos, L. E. Christensen, G. S. Diskin, R.-S. Gao, R. L. Herman, E. J. Hintsa, M. Loewenstein, J. Lopez, M. E. Paige, J. Pittman, J. R. Podolske, M. Proffitt, G. W. Sachse, N. Spelten, C. Webster, A. Weinheimer, E. M. Weinstock, M. A. Zondlo (2010), An aircraft based upper troposphere lower stratosphere O3, CO and H2O climatology for the Northern hemisphere, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D14303, doi:10.1029/2009JD012731.

Wei, J. C., L. L. Pan, E. Maddy, J. V. Pittman, Murty Divakarla, X. Xiong, F. Sun, C. D. Barnet, 2010: Ozone profile retrieval from advanced Infrared sounder: Experiments with tropopause based climatology and optimal estimation approach, J. Atmos. Ocean Tech. 27, 1123-1139, doi: 10.1175/2010JTECHA1384.1

Wunch, D., Toon, G. C., Wennberg, P. O., Wofsy, S. C., Stephens, B. B., Fischer, M. L., Uchino, O., Abshire, J. B., Bernath, P., Biraud, S. C., Blavier, J.-F. L., Boone, C., Bowman, K. P., Browell, E. V., Campos, T., Connor, B. J., Daube, B. C., Deutscher, N. M., Diao, M., Elkins, J. W., Gerbig, C., Gottlieb, E., Griffith, D. W. T., Hurst, D. F., Jiménez, R., Keppel-Aleks, G., Kort, E. A., Macatangay, R., Machida, T., Matsueda, H., Moore, F., Morino, I., Park, S., Robinson, J., Roehl, C. M., Sawa, Y., Sherlock, V., Sweeney, C., Tanaka, T., and Zondlo, M. A.: Calibration of the Total Carbon Column Observing Network using aircraft profile data, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 3, 1351-1362, doi:10.5194/amt-3-1351-2010, 2010.


Pittman, J. V., L. L. Pan, J. C. Wei, F. W. Irion, X. Liu, E. S. Maddy, C. D. Barnet, K. Chance, and R. S. Gao (2009), Evaluation of AIRS, IASI, and OMI ozone profile Retrievals in the extratropical tropopause region using in situ aircraft measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D24109, doi:10.1029/2009JD012493.