Author Bibliographies

Publications by Carlos Pérez García-Pando

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Huneeus, N., S. Basart, S. Fiedler, J.-J. Morcrette, A. Benedetti, J. Mulcahy, E. Terradellas, C. Pérez García-Pando, G. Pejanovic, S. Nickovic, P. Arsenovic, M. Schulz, E. Cuevas, J.M. Baldasano, J. Pey, S. Remy, and B. Cvetkovic, 2015: Forecasting the North African dust outbreak towards Europe in April 2011: A model intercomparison. Atmos. Chem. Phys., submitted, doi:10.5194/acpd-15-26661-2015.


Perlwitz, J.P., C. Pérez García-Pando, and R.L. Miller, 2015: Predicting the mineral composition of dust aerosols — Part 1: Representing key processes. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11593-11627, doi:10.5194/acp-15-11593-2015.

Perlwitz, J.P., C. Pérez García-Pando, and R.L. Miller, 2015: Predicting the mineral composition of dust aerosols — Part 2: Model evaluation and identification of key processes with observations. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11629-11652, doi:10.5194/acp-15-11629-2015.

Spada, M., O. Jorba, C. Pérez García-Pando, Z. Janjic, and J.M. Baldasano, 2015: On the evaluation of global sea-salt aerosol models at coastal/orographic stations. Atmos. Environ., 101, 41-48, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.11.019.


Benedetti, A., J.M. Baldasano, S. Basart, F. Benincasa, O. Boucher, M.E. Brooks, J.-P. Chen, P.R. Colarco, S. Gong, N. Huneeus, L. Jones, S. Lu, L. Menut, J.-J. Morcrette, J. Mulcahy, S. Nickovic, C. Pérez García-Pando, J.S. Reid, T.T. Sekiyama, T.Y. Tanaka, E. Terradellas, D.L. Westphal, X.-Y. Zhang, and C.-H. Zhou, 2014: Operational dust prediction. In Mineral Dust: A Key Player in the Earth System. P. Knippertz, and J.-B.W. Stuut, Eds. Springer, 223-265, doi:10.1007/978-94-017-8978-3_10.

Ceccato, P., S. Trzaska, C. Pérez García-Pando, O. Kalashnikova, J. del Corral, R. Cousin, M.B. Blumenthal, M. Bell, S.J. Connor, and M.C. Thomson, 2014: Improving decision-making activities for meningitis and malaria. Geocarto Int., 29, no. 1, 19-38, doi:10.1080/10106049.2013.827749.

Hickman, J.E., R.J. Scholes, T.S. Rosenstock, C. Pérez García-Pando, and J. Nyamangara, 2014: Assessing non-CO2 climate-forcing emissions and mitigation in sub-Saharan Africa. Curr. Opin. Environ. Sustain., 9-10, 65-72, doi:10.1016/j.cosust.2014.07.010.

Miller, R.L., P. Knippertz, C. Pérez García-Pando, J.P. Perlwitz, and I. Tegen, 2014: Impact of dust radiative forcing upon climate. In Mineral Dust: A Key Player in the Earth System. P. Knippertz, and J.-B.W. Stuut, Eds. Springer, 327-357, doi:10.1007/978-94-017-8978-3_13.

Miller, R.L., G.A. Schmidt, L.S. Nazarenko, N. Tausnev, S.E. Bauer, A.D. Del Genio, M. Kelley, K.K. Lo, R. Ruedy, D.T. Shindell, I. Aleinov, M. Bauer, R. Bleck, V. Canuto, Y.-H. Chen, Y. Cheng, T.L. Clune, G. Faluvegi, J.E. Hansen, R.J. Healy, N.Y. Kiang, D. Koch, A.A. Lacis, A.N. LeGrande, J. Lerner, S. Menon, V. Oinas, C. Pérez García-Pando, J.P. Perlwitz, M.J. Puma, D. Rind, A. Romanou, G.L. Russell, M. Sato, S. Sun, K. Tsigaridis, N. Unger, A. Voulgarakis, M.-S. Yao, and J. Zhang, 2014: CMIP5 historical simulations (1850-2012) with GISS ModelE2. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 6, no. 2, 441-477, doi:10.1002/2013MS000266.

Pérez García-Pando, C., M. Stanton, P. Diggle, S. Trzaska, R.L. Miller, J.P. Perlwitz, J.M. Baldasano, E. Cuevas, P. Ceccato, P. Yaka, and M. Thomson, 2014: Soil dust aerosols and wind as predictors of seasonal meningitis incidence in Niger. Environ. Health Perspect., 122, no. 7, 679-686, doi:10.1289/ehp.1306640.

Pérez García-Pando, C., M.C. Thomson, M. Stanton, P. Diggle, T. Hopson, R. Pandya, and R.L. Miller, 2014: Meningitis and climate: From science to practice. Earth Perspect., 1, 14, doi:10.1186/2194-6434-1-14.


Menut, L., C. Pérez, K. Haustein, B. Bessagnet, C. Prigent, and S. Alfaro, 2013: Impact of surface roughness and soil texture on mineral dust emission fluxes modeling. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, no. 12, 6505-6520, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50313.

Spada, M., O. Jorba, C. Pérez García-Pando, Z. Janjic, and J.M. Baldasano, 2013: Modeling and evaluation of the global sea-salt aerosol distribution: sensitivity to size-resolved and sea-surface temperature dependent emission schemes. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 11735-11755, doi:10.5194/acp-13-11735-2013.


Alonso-Pérez, S., E. Cuevas, X. Querol, J.C. Guerra, and C. Pérez, 2012: African dust source regions for observed dust outbreaks over the Subtropical Eastern North Atlantic region, above 25°N. J. Arid Environ., 78, 100-109, doi:10.1016/j.jaridenv.2011.11.013.

Basart, S., C. Pérez, S. Nickovic, E. Cuevas, and J.M. Baldasano, 2012: Development and evaluation of the BSC-DREAM8b dust regional model over Northern Africa, the Mediterranean and the Middle East. Tellus B, 64, 18539, doi:10.3402/tellusb.v64i0.18539.

Basart, S., M.T. Pay, O. Jorba, C. Pérez, P. Jiménez-Guerrero, M. Schulz, and J.M. Baldasano, 2012: Aerosols in the CALIOPE air quality modelling system: validation and analysis of PM levels, optical depths and chemical composition over Europe. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 3363-3392, doi:10.5194/acp-12-3363-2012.

Haustein, K., C. Pérez, J.M. Baldasano, O. Jorba, S. Basart, R.L. Miller, Z. Janjic, T. Black, S. Nickovic, M.C. Todd, and R. Washington, 2012: Atmospheric dust modeling from meso to global scales with the online NMMB/BSC-Dust model - Part 2: Experimental campaigns in Northern Africa. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 2933-2958, doi:10.5194/acp-12-2933-2012.

Jorba, O., D. Dabdub, C. Boxe, C. Pérez, Z. Janjic, and J. Baldasano, 2012: Potential significance of photoexcited NO2 on global air quality with the NMMB/BSC chemical transport model. J. Geophys. Res., 117, no. D13, D13301, doi:10.1029/2012JD017730.

Kokkalis, P., R.E. Mamouri, M. Todua, G.G. Didebulidze, A. Papayannis, V. Amiridis, S. Basart, C. Pérez, and J.M. Baldasano, 2012: Ground-, satellite- and simulation-based analysis of a strong dust event over Abastumani, Georgia, during May 2009. Int. J. Remote Sens., 33, 4886-4901, doi:10.1080/01431161.2011.644593.

Schulz, M., J.M. Prospero, A.R. Baker, F. Dentener, L. Ickes, P.S. Liss, N.M. Mahowald, S. Nickovic, C. Pérez, S. Rodríguez, M. Manmohan Sarin, I. Tegen, and R.A. Duce, 2012: The atmospheric transport and deposition of mineral dust to the ocean: Implications for research needs. Environ. Sci. Technol., 46, 10390-10404, doi:10.1021/es300073u.


Alonso-Pérez, S., E. Cuevas, C. Pérez, X. Querol, J.M. Baldasano, R. Draxler, and J.J. De Bustos, 2011: Trend changes of African airmass intrusions in the marine boundary layer over the subtropical eastern North Atlantic region in winter. Tellus B, 63, 255-265, doi:10.1111/j.1600-0889.2010.00524.x.

Pérez, C., K. Haustein, Z. Janjic, O. Jorba, N. Huneeus, J.M. Baldasano, T. Black, S. Basart, S. Nickovic, R.L. Miller, J.P. Perlwitz, M. Schulz, and M. Thomson, 2011: Atmospheric dust modeling from meso to global scales with the online NMMB/BSC-Dust model — Part 1: Model description, annual simulations and evaluation. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 13001-13027, doi:10.5194/acp-11-13001-2011.


Papanastasiou, D.K., A. Poupkou, E. Katragkou, V. Amiridis, D. Melas, N. Mihalopoulos, S. Basart, C. Pérez, and J.M. Baldasano, 2010: An assessment of the efficiency of dust regional modelling to predict Saharan dust transport episodes. Adv. Meteorol., 2010, 154368, doi:10.1155/2010/154368.

Pedrós, R., V. Estellés, M. Sicard, J.L. Gómez-Amo, M.P. Utrillas, J.A. Martínez-Lozano, F. Rocadenbosch, C. Pérez, and J.M. Baldasano Recio, 2010: Climatology of the aerosol extinction-to-backscatter ratio from Sun-photometric measurements. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 48, 237-249.

Seifert, P., A. Ansmann, I. Mattis, U. Wandinger, M. Tesche, R. Engelmann, D. Mueller, C. Pérez, and K. Haustein, 2010: Saharan dust and heterogeneous ice formation: Eleven years of cloud observations at a central-European EARLINET site. J. Geophys. Res., 115, D20201, doi:10.1029/2009JD013222.


Amiridis, V., M. Kafatos, C. Pérez, S. Kazadzis, E. Gerasopoulos, R.E. Mamouri, A. Papayannis, P. Kokkalis, E. Giannakaki, S. Basart, I. Daglis, and C. Zerefos, 2009: The potential of the synergistic use of passive and active remote sensing measurements for the validation of a regional dust model. Ann. Geophys., 27, 3155-3164, doi:10.5194/angeo-27-3155-2009.

Basart, S., C. Pérez, E. Cuevas, J.M. Baldasano, and G.P. Gobbi, 2009: Aerosol characterization in Northern Africa, Northeastern Atlantic, Mediterranean Basin and Middle East from direct-sun AERONET observations. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 8265-8282, doi:10.5194/acp-9-8265-2009.

Gerasopoulos, E., P. Kokkalis, V. Amiridis, E. Liakakou, C. Pérez, K. Haustein, K. Eleftheratos, M.O. Andreae, T.W. Andreae, and C.S. Zerefos, 2009: Dust specific extinction cross-sections over the Eastern Mediterranean using the BSC-DREAM model and sun photometer data: the case of urban environments. Ann. Geophys., 27, 2903-2912, doi:10.5194/angeo-27-2903-2009.

Haustein, K., C. Pérez, J.M. Baldasano, D. Müller, M. Tesche, A. Schladitz, V. Freudenthaler, B. Heese, M. Esselborn, B. Weinzierl, K. Kandler, and W. von Hoyningen-Huene, 2009: Regional dust model performance during SAMUM 2006. Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L03812, doi:10.1029/2008GL036463.

Osterloh, L., C. Pérez, D. Böhme, J.M. Baldasano, C. Böckmann, L. Schneidenbach, and D. Vicente, 2009: Software for the Retrieval of Aerosol microphysical properties from Lidar Data in the Framework of EARLINET-ASOS. Comput. Phys. Commun., 180, 2095-2102, doi:10.1016/j.cpc.2009.06.011.

Papayannis, A., R.E. Mamouri, V. Amiridis, S. Kazadzis, C. Pérez, G. Tsaknakis, P. Kokkalis, and J.M. Baldasano, 2009: Systematic lidar observations of Saharan dust layers over Athens, Greece in the frame of EARLINET project (2004-2006). Ann. Geophys., 27, 3611-3620, doi:10.5194/angeo-27-3611-2009.


Baldasano, J.M., P. Jiménez-Guerrero, O. Jorba, C. Pérez, E. López, P. Güereca, F. Martín, M.G. Vivanco, I. Palomino, X. Querol, M. Pandolfi, M.J. Sanz, and J.J. Diéguez, 2008: Caliope: An operational air quality forecasting system for the Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands — First annual evaluation and ongoing developments. Adv. Sci. Res., 2, 89-98.

Jiménez-Guerrero, P., C. Pérez, O. Jorba, and J.M. Baldasano, 2008: Contribution of Saharan Dust in an Integrated Air Quality System and its On-Line Assessment. Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L03814, doi:10.1029/2007GL031580.

Jorba, O., T. Loridan, J. Jiménez-Guerrero, C. Pérez, and J.M. Baldasano, 2008: Development of a linkage between the Advanced Research Weather Research and Forecasting model and the CHIMERE Chemistry-Transport Model. Environ. Model. Softw., 23, 1092-1094, doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2008.02.002.

Papayannis, A., V. Amiridis, L. Mona, G. Tsaknakis, D. Balis, J. Bösenberg, A. Chaikovski, F. De Tomasi, I. Grigorov, I. Mattis, V. Mitev, D. Müller, S. Nickovic, C. Pérez, A. Pietruczuk, G. Pisani, F. Ravetta, V. Rizi, M. Sicard, T. Trickl, M. Wiegner, M. Gerding, R.E. Mamouri, G. D'Amico, and G. Pappalardo, 2008: Systematic lidar observations of Saharan dust over Europe in the frame of EARLINET (2000-2002). J. Geophys. Res., 113, D10204, doi:10.1029/2007JD009028.

Todd, M.C., D. Bou Karam, C. Cavazos, C. Bouet, B. Heinold, J.M. Baldasano, G. Cautenet, I. Koren, C. Perez, F. Solmon, I. Tegen, P. Tulet, R. Washington, and A. Zakey, 2008: Quantifying uncertainty in estimates of mineral dust flux: An intercomparison of model performance over the Bodélé Depression, northern Chad. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D24107, doi:10.1029/2008JD010476.


Kishcha, P., P. Alpert, A. Shtivelman, S.O. Krichak, J.H. Joseph, G. Kallos, P. Katsafados, C. Spyrou, G.P. Gobbi, F. Barnaba, S. Nickovic, C. Pérez, and J.M. Baldasano, 2007: Forecast errors in dust vertical distributions over Rome (Italy): Multiple particle size representation and cloud contributions. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D15205, doi:10.1029/2006JD007427.

Papayannis, A., H.Q. Zhang, V. Amiridis, H.B. Ju, G. Chourdakis, G. Georgoussis, C. Pérez, H.B. Chen, P. Goloub, R.E. Mamouri, S. Kazadzis, D. Paronis, G. Tsaknakis, and J.M. Baldasano, 2007: Extra-ordinary dust event over Beijing, China, during April 2006: Lidar, sun photometric, satellite observations and model validations. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L07806, doi:10.1029/2006GL029125.


Balis, D., V. Amiridis, S. Kazadzis, A. Papayannis, G. Tsaknakis, S. Tzortzakis, N. Kalivitis, M. Vrekoussis, M. Kanakidou, N. Mihalopoulos, G. Chourdakis, S. Nickovic, C. Pérez, J.M. Baldasano, and M. Drakakis, 2006: Optical characteristics of desert dust over the East Mediterranean during summer: A case study. Ann. Geophys., 24, 807-821, doi:10.5194/angeo-24-807-2006.

Pérez, C., P. Jiménez, O. Jorba, M. Sicard, and J.M. Baldasano, 2006: Influence of the PBL scheme on high resolution photochemical simulations in an urban coastal area over the Western Mediterranean. Atmos. Environ., 40, no. 27, 5274-5297, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2006.04.039.

Pérez, C., S. Nickovic, J.M. Baldasano, M. Sicard, F. Rocadenbosh, and V.E. Cachorro, 2006: A long Saharan dust event over the western Mediterranean: Lidar, sun photometer observations and regional dust modeling. J. Geophys. Res., 111, D15214, doi:10.1029/2005JD006579.

Pérez, C., S. Nickovic, G. Pejanovic, J.M. Baldasano, and E. Özsoy, 2006: Interactive dust-radiation modeling: A step to improve weather forecast. J. Geophys. Res., 111, D16206, doi:10.1029/2005JD006717.

Sicard, M., C. Pérez, F. Rocadenbosch, J.M. Baldasano, and D. García-Vizcaino, 2006: Mixed layer depth determination in the Barcelona costal area from regular lidar measurements: methods, results and limitations, 2006. Bound.-Layer Meteorol., 119, no. 1, 135-157, doi:10.1007/s10546-005-9005-9.


Viana, M., C. Pérez, X. Querol, A. Alastuey, S. Nickovic, and J.M. Baldasano, 2005: Spatial and temporal variability of PM levels and composition in a complex summer atmospheric scenario in Barcelona (NE Spain). Atmos. Environ., 39, 5343-5361, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2005.05.039.


Jorba, O., C. Pérez, F. Rocadenbosch, and J.M. Baldasano, 2004: Cluster analysis of 4-day back trajectories arriving in the Barcelona area (Spain) from 1997 to 2002. J. Appl. Meteorol., 43, 887-901, doi:10.1175/1520-0450(2004)043<0887:CAODBT>2.0.CO;2.

Pérez, C., M. Sicard, O. Jorba, A. Comerón, and J.M. Baldasano, 2004: Summertime re-recirculations of air pollutants over the north-eastern Iberian coast observed from systematic EARLINET lidar measurements in Barcelona. Atmos. Environ., 38, 3983-4000, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2004.04.010.


Bösenberg, J., V. Matthias, A. Amodeo, V. Amoiridis, A. Ansmann, J.M. Baldasano, I. Balin, D. Balis, C. Böckmann, A. Boselli, G. Carlsson, A. Chaikovsky, G. Chourdakis, A. Comerón, F. Tomasi, R. Eixmann, V. Freudenthaler, H. Giehl, I. Grigorov, A. Hågård, M. Iarlori, A. Kirsche, G. Kolarov, L. Komguem, S. Kreipl, W. Kumpf, G. Larchev√™que, H. Linné, R. Matthey, I. Mattis, A. Mekler, I. Mironova, V. Mitev, L. Mona, D. Müller, S. Music, S. Nickovic, M. Pandolfi, A. Papayannis, G. Pappalardo, H. Pelon, C. Pérez, R.M. Perrone, R. Persson, D.P. Resendes, V. Rizi, F. Rocadenbosch, J.A. Rodrigues, L. Sauvage, L. Schneidenbach, R. Schumacher, V. Shcherbakov, V. Simeonov, P. Sobolewski, N. Spinelli, I. Stachlewska, D. Stoyanov, T. Trickl, G. Tsaknakis, G. Vaughan, U. Wandinger, X. Wang, M. Wiegner, M. Zavrtanik, and C. Zerefos, 2003: EARLINET: A European Aerosol Research Lidar Network to Establish an Aerosol Climatology. MPI Report 348. Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie.