Publications (from 1996):
180 scientific papers using data from Finokalia
  • Gkikas, A., T,M,, Giannaros, V. Kotroni, K. Lagouvardos, Assessing the radiative impacts of an extreme desert dust outbreak and the potential improvements on short-term weather forecasts: The case of February 2015, Atmospheric Research 226, 152-170, 2019.
  • Kalivitis N., V.-M. Kerminen, G. Kouvarakis, I. Stavroulas, E. Tzitzikalaki, P. Kalkavouras, N. Daskalakis, S. Myriokefalitakis, A. Bougiatioti, H. E. Manninen, P. Roldin, T. Petaja, M. Boy, M. Kulmala, M. Kanakidou and N. Mihalopoulos, Formation and growth of atmospheric nanoparticles in the eastern Mediterranean: Results from long-term measurements and process simulations, , Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 19(4), 2671-2686, 2019.
  • Tsiflikiotou M.A., E.Kostenidou, D.K.Papanastasiou, D.Patoulias, P.Zarmpas, D.Paraskevopoulou, E.Diapouli, C.Kaltsonoudis, K.Florou, A.Bougiatioti, I.Stavroulas, C.Theodosi, G.Kouvarakis, V.Vasilatou, D.Siakavaras, G.Biskos, C.Pilinisg, K.Eleftheriadis, E.Gerasopoulos, N.Mihalopoulos, S.N.Pandis, Summertime particulate matter and its composition in Greece, Atmospheric Environment 213, 597-607, 2019.
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  • Schmale J., S. Henning, S. Decesari, B. Henzing, H. Keskinen, K. Sellegri, J. Ovadnevaite, M. L. Pohlker, J. Brito, A. Bougiatioti, A. Kristensson, N. Kalivitis, I. Stavroulas, S. Carbone, A. Jefferson, M. Park, P. Schlag, Y. Iwamoto, P. Aalto, M. Aijala, N. Bukowiecki, M. Ehn, G. Frank, R. Frohlich, A. Frumau, E. Herrmann, H. Herrmann, R. Holzinger, G. Kos, M. Kulmala, N. Mihalopoulos, A. Nenes, C. O'Dowd, T. Petaja, D. Picard, C. Pohlker, U. Poschl, L. Poulain, A.S.H. Prevot, E. Swietlicki, M. O. Andreae, P. Artaxo, A. Wiedensohler, J. Ogren, A. Matsuki, S. S. Yum, F. Stratmann, U. Baltensperger and M. Gysel Long-term cloud condensation nuclei number concentration, particle number size distribution and chemical composition measurements at regionally representative observatories, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 18(4), 2853-2881, 2018.
  • Schoenenberger F., S. Henne, M. Hill, M.K. Vollmer, G. Kouvarakis, N. Mihalopoulos, S. O'Doherty, M. Maione, L. Emmenegger, T. Peter and S. Reimann, Abundance and sources of atmospheric halocarbons in the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 18(6), 4069-4092, 2018.
  • Solomos S., N. Kalivitis,N. Mihalopoulos,V. Amiridis,G. Kouvarakis,A. Gkikas, I. Binietoglou, A. Tsekeri, S. Kazadzis, M. Kottas,Y. Pradhan, E. Proestakis, P.T. Nastos and F. Marenco, From tropospheric folding to Khamsin and Foehn winds: How atmospheric dynamics advanced a record-breaking dust episode in Crete, Atmosphere 9(7),240, 2018.
  • Solomou E., A.Poupkou, S.Bolis, P.Zanis, M.Lazaridis, D.Melas, Evaluating near-surface ozone levels simulated from MACC global and regional modelling systems in Eastern Mediterranean under the influence of Etesian winds, Atmospheric Research 208, 191-200, 2018.
  • Theodosi C., C. Panagiotopoulos, A. Nouara, P. Zarmpas, P. Nicolaou, K. Violaki, M. Kanakidou, R. Sempere, N. Mihalopoulos, Sugars in atmospheric aerosols over the Eastern Mediterranean, Progress in Oceanography 163, 70-81, 2018.
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  • Berland K., C. Rose, J. Pey, A. Culot, E. Freney, N. Kalivitis, G. Kouvarakis, J. C. Cerro, M. Mallet, K. Sartelet, M. Beckmann, T. Bourriane, G. Roberts, N. Marchand, N. Mihalopoulos, and K. Sellegri, Spatial extent of new particle formation events over the Mediterranean Basin from multiple ground-based and airborne measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 9567–9583, 2017.
  • Besis A., G. Lammel, P. Kukucka, C. Samara, A. Sofuoglu, Y. Dumanoglu, K. Eleftheriadis, G. Kouvarakis, S. C. Sofuoglu, V. Vassilatou, D. Voutsa, Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in background air around the Aegean: implications for phase partitioning and size distribution, Environmental Science and Pollution Research 24(36), 28102-28120, 2017.
  • Kalkavouras P., 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, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 17(1),175-192, 2017.
  • Skyllakou, K., C. Fountoukis, P. Charalampidis, S.N. Pandis, Volatility-resolved source apportionment of primary and secondary organic aerosol over Europe, Atmospheric Environment, 167, 1-10, 2017.
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  • Alastuey A., X. Querol, W. Aas, F. Lucarelli, N. Pérez, T. Moreno, F. Cavalli, H. Areskoug,  V. Balan, M. Catrambone, D. Ceburnis, J.C. Cerro, S. Conil, L. Gevorgyan, C. Hueglin, K. Imre, J.L. Jaffrezo, S.R. Leeson, N. Mihalopoulos, M. Mitosinkova, C.D. O'Dowd, J. Pey, J.P. Putaud, V. Riffault, A. Ripoll, J. Sciare, K. Sellegri, G. Spindler, K. Espen Yttri, Geochemistry of PM10 over Europe during the EMEP intensive measurement periods in summer 2012 and winter, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 6107–6129, 2016.
  • 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. Persival, Atmospheric composition in the Eastern Mediterranean: Influence of biomass burning during summertime using the WRF-Chem model, Atmospheric Environment, 132, 317-331, 2016.
  • Bougiatioti A., P. Nikolaou, I. Stavroulas, G. Kouvarakis, A. Nenes, R. Weber, M. Kanakidou, and N. Mihalopoulos, Particle water and pH in the Eastern Mediterranean: sources variability and implications for nutrients availability, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 4579-4591, 2016.
  • Christodoulaki S., G. Petihakis, N. Mihalopoulos, K. Tsiaras, G. Triantafyllou, M. Kanakidou, Human-Driven Atmospheric Deposition of N and P Ccontrols on the East Mediterranean Marine Ecosystem, JAS, 73, 1611- 1619, 2016.
  • Kanakidou M., S. Myriokefalitakis, N. Daskalakis, G. Fanourgakis, A. Nenes, A. Baker, K. Tsigaridis, N. Mihalopoulos, Past, Present and Future Atmospheric Nitrogen Deposition, JAS, 73, 2039-2047, 2016.
  • Kopanakis I.,· T. Glytsos, · G. Kouvarakis, · E. Gerasopoulos, · N. Mihalopoulos, · M. Lazaridis, Variability of ozone in the Eastern Mediterranean during a 7-year study, Air Qual Atmos Health, 9, 461–470, 2016.
  • Myriokefalitakis S., N. Daskalakis, G.S. Fanourgakis, A. Voulgarakis, M.C. Krol, J.M.J. Aan de Brugh, M. Kanakidou, Ozone and carbon monoxide budgets over the Eastern Mediterranean, Science of the Total Environment, 563–564, 40–52, 2016.

  • Zempila M.M., Th. M. Giannaros, A. Bais, D. Melas, A. Kazantzidis, Evaluation of WRF shortwave radiation parameterizations in predicting Global Horizontal Irradiance in Greece, Renewable Energy, 86, 831-840, 2016.

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  • 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.
  • Bougiatioti A., S. Bezantakos, I. Stavroulas, N. Kalivitis, P. Kokkalis, G. Biskos, N. Mihalopoulos A. Papayannis, and A. Nenes, Influence of biomass burning on CCN number and hygroscopicity during summertime in the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 15, 21539-21582, 2015.
  • Kadygrov N., G. Broquet, F. Chevallier, L. Rivier, C. Gerbig, and P. Ciais, On the potential of the ICOS atmospheric CO2 measurement network for estimating the biogenic CO2 budget of Europe, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 12765–12787, 2015.
  • Kalivitis N., V.-M. Kerminen, G. Kouvarakis, I. Stavroulas, A. Bougiatioti, A. Nenes, H. E. Manninen, T. Petäjä, M. Kulmala, and N. Mihalopoulos, Atmospheric new particle formation as a source of CCN in the eastern Mediterranean marine boundary layer, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 9203–9215, 2015.
  • Kostenidou E., K. Florou, C. Kaltsonoudis, M. Tsiflikiotou, S. Vratolis, K. Eleftheriadis, and S. N. Pandis, Sources and chemical characterization of organic aerosol during the summer in the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11355–11371, 2015.
  • Liora N., K. Markakis, A. Poupkou, Th. M. Giannaros, D. Melas, The natural emissions model (NEMO): Description, application and model evaluation, Atmospheric Environment, 122, 493-504, 2015.
  • Paramonov M., V.-M. Kerminen, M. Gysel, P. P. Aalto, M. O. Andreae, E. Asmi, U. Baltensperger, A. Bougiatioti, D. Brus, G. P. Frank, N. Good, S. S. Gunthe, L. Hao, M. Irwin, A. Jaatinen, Z. Jurányi, S. M. King, A. Kortelainen, A. Kristensson, H. Lihavainen, M. Kulmala, U. Lohmann, S. T. Martin, G. McFiggans, N. Mihalopoulos, A. Nenes, C. D. O’Dowd, J. Ovadnevaite, T. Petäjä, U. Pöschl, G. C. Roberts, D. Rose, B. Svenningsson, E. Swietlicki, E. Weingartner, J. Whitehead, A. Wiedensohler, C. Wittbom, and B. Sierau, A synthesis of cloud condensation nuclei counter (CCNC) measurements within the EUCAARI network, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 12211–12229, 2015.
  • Patoulias, D., C. Fountoukis, I. Riipinen, S.N. Pandis, The role of organic condensation on ultrafine particle growth during nucleation events, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6337–6350, 2015.
  • Tombrou M., E. Bossioli, J. Kalogiros, J.D. Allanc, A. Bacak, G. Biskos, H. Coe, A. Dandou, G. Kouvarakis, N. Mihalopoulos, C.J. Percival, A.P. Protonotariou, B. Szabó-Takács, Physical and chemical processes of air masses in the Aegean Sea during Etesians: Aegean-GAME airborne campaign, Science of the Total Environment, 506–507, 201–216, 2015.
  • Violaki K., · J. Sciare, · J. Williams, · A. R. Baker, · M. Martino, and · N. Mihalopoulos, Atmospheric Water Soluble Organic Nitrogen (WSON) over marine environments: a global perspective, Biogeosciences, 12, 3131–3140, 2015.
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  • Beddows D. C. S., M. Dall’Osto, R. M. Harrison, M. Kulmala, A. Asmi, A. Wiedensohler, P. Laj, A.M. Fjaeraa, K. Sellegri, W. Birmili, N. Bukowiecki, E.Weingartner, U. Baltensperger, V. Zdimal, N. Zikova, J.-P. Putaud, A. Marinoni, P. Tunved, H.-C. Hansson, M. Fiebig, N. Kivekäs, E. Swietlicki, H. Lihavainen, E. Asmi, V. Ulevicius, P. P. Aalto, N. Mihalopoulos, N. Kalivitis, I. Kalapov, G. Kiss, G. de Leeuw, B. Henzing, C. O’Dowd, S. G. Jennings, H. Flentje, F. Meinhardt, L. Ries, Variations in tropospheric submicron particle size distributions across the European continent 2008–2009, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 4327–4348, 2014.
  • Bougiatioti A., I. Stavroulas, E. Kostenidou, P. Zarmpas, C. Theodosi, G. Kouvarakis, F. Canonaco, A. S. H. Prévôt, A. Nenes, S. N. Pandis, and N. Mihalopoulos, Processing of biomass-burning aerosol in the eastern Mediterranean during summertime, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 4793–4807, 2014.
  • Crippa M., F. Canonaco, V. A. Lanz, M. Äijälä, J. D. Allan, S. Carbone, G. Capes, D. Ceburnis, M. Dall’Osto, D. A. Day, P. F. DeCarlo, M. Ehn, A. Eriksson, E. Freney, L. Hildebrandt Ruiz, R. Hillamo, J. L. Jimenez, H. Junninen, A. Kiendler-Scharr, A.-M. Kortelainen, M. Kulmala, A. Laaksonen, A. A. Mensah, C. Mohr, E. Nemitz, C. O’Dowd, J. Ovadnevaite, S. N. Pandis, T. Petäjä, L. Poulain, S. Saarikoski, K. Sellegri, E. Swietlicki, P. Tiitta, D. R. Worsnop, U. Baltensperger, and A. S. H. Prévôt, Organic aerosol components derived from 25 AMS data sets across Europe using a consistent ME-2 based source apportionment, Approach, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 6159–6176, 2014.
  • Fountoukis C., A. G. Megaritis, K. Skyllakou, P. E. Charalampidis, C. Pilinis, H. A. C. Denier van der Gon, M. Crippa, F. Canonaco, C. Mohr, A. S. H. Prévôt, J. D. Allan, L. Poulain, T. Petäjä, P. Tiitta, S. Carbone, A. Kiendler-Scharr, E. Nemitz, C. O’Dowd, E. Swietlicki, and S. N. Pandis, Organic aerosol concentration and composition over Europe: insights from comparison of regional model predictions with aerosol mass spectrometer factor analysis, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 9061–9076, 2014.
  • Im U., N. Daskalakis, K. Markakis, M. Vrekoussis, J. Hjorth, S. Myriokefalitakis, E. Gerasopoulos g, G. Kouvarakis, A. Richter, J. Burrows, L. Pozzoli, A. Unal, T. Kindap, M. Kanakidou Simulated air quality and pollutant budgets over Europe in 2008, Science of the Total Environment 470–471, 270–281, 2014.
  • Longo A.F., Ingall E.D., Diaz J.M., Oakes M., King L., Nenes A., Mihalopoulos N., Violaki K., Avila A., Benitez-Nelson C.R., Brandes J., Mc Nulty I., Vine D.J., P-NEXFS analysis of aerosol phosphorus delivered to the Mediterranean Sea/span>, GRL, 41, 4043-4049, 2014.
  • 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. van 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. Henzing, Intercomparison and evaluation of global aerosol microphysical properties among AeroCom models of a range of complexity, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 4679–4713, 2014.
  • Pilinis C.,  P. E. Charalampidis, N. Mihalopoulos, S. N. Pandis, Contribution of particulate water to the measured aerosol optical properties of aged aerosol, Atmospheric Environmen, 82, 144-153, 2014.
  • Saieddine S., A. Boynard, P.-F. Coheur, D. Hurtmans, G. Pfister, B. Quennehen, J. L. Thomas, J.-C. Raut, K. S. Law, Z. Klimont, J. Hadji-Lazaro, M. George, and C. Clerbaux, Summertime tropospheric ozone assessment over the Mediterranean region using the thermal infrared IASI/MetOp sounder and the WRF-Chem model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 10119–10131, 2014.
  • Tsigaridis K., N. Daskalakis, M. Kanakidou, P. J. Adams, P. Artaxo, R. Bahadur, Y. Balkanski, S. E. Bauer, N. Bellouin, A. Benedetti, T. Bergman, T. K. Berntsen, J. P. Beukes, H. Bian, K. S. Carslaw, M. Chin, G. Curci, T. Diehl, R. C. Easter, S. J. Ghan, S. L. Gong, A. Hodzic, C. R. Hoyle, T. Iversen, S. Jathar, J. L. Jimenez, J. W. Kaiser, A. Kirkevåg, D. Koch, H. Kokkola, Y. H Lee, G. Lin, X. Liu, G. Luo, X. Ma, G. W. Mann, N. Mihalopoulos, J.-J. Morcrette, J.-F. Müller, G. Myhre, S. Myriokefalitakis, N. L. Ng, D. O’Donnell, J. E. Penner, L. Pozzoli, K. J. Pringle, L. M. Russell, M. Schulz, J. Sciare, O. Seland, D. T. Shindell, S. Sillman, R. B. Skeie, D. Spracklen, T. Stavrakou, S. D. Steenrod, T. Takemura, P. Tiitta, S. Tilmes, H. Tost, T. van Noije, P. G. van Zyl, K. von Salzen, F. Yu, Z.Wang, Z.Wang, R. A. Zaveri, H. Zhang, K. Zhang, Q. Zhang, and X. Zhang The AeroCom evaluation and intercomparison of organic aerosol in global models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 10845–10895, 2014.
  • Zanis P., P. Hadjinicolaou, A. Pozzer, E. Tyrlis, S. Dafka, N. Mihalopoulos, and J. Lelieveld, Summertime free-tropospheric ozone pool over the eastern Mediterranean/Middle East, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 115–132, 2014.
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  • Benas N., E. Mourtzanou, G. Kouvarakis, A. Bais, N. Mihalopoulos, I. Vardavas, Surface ozone photolysis rate trends in the Eastern Mediterranean: Modeling the effects of aerosols and total column ozone based on Terra MODIS data, Atmospheric Environment, 74,1-9, 2013.
  • Bezantakos S., K. Barmpounis, M. Giamarelou, E. Bossioli, M. Tombrou, N. Mihalopoulos K. Eleftheriadis, J. Kalogiros, J. D. Allan, A. Bacak, C. J. Percival, H. Coe, and G. Biskos, Chemical composition and hygroscopic properties of aerosol particles over the Aegean Sea, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 11595-11608, 2013.
  • Bougiatioti A., P. Zarmpas, E. Koulouri, M. Antoniou, C. Theodosi, G. Kouvarakis, S. Saarikoski, T. Mäkelä, R. Hillamo, N. Mihalopoulos, Organic, elemental and water-soluble organic carbon in size segregated aerosols, in the marine boundary layer of the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, 64, 251-262, 2013.
  • Collaud Coen M., E. Andrews, A. Asmi, U. Baltensperger, N. Bukowiecki, D. Day, M. Fiebig, A. M. Fjaeraa, H. Flentje, A. Hyv¨arinen, A. Jefferson, S. G. Jennings, G. Kouvarakis, H. Lihavainen, C. Lund Myhre, W. C. Malm, N. Mihapopoulos, J. V. Molenar, C. O’Dowd, J. A. Ogren, B. A. Schichtel, P. Sheridan, A. Virkkula, E.Weingartner, R. Weller, and P. Laj, Aerosol decadal trends – Part 1: In-situ optical measurements at GAW and IMPROVE stations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 869–894, 2013.
  • Im U., S. Christodoulaki, K. Violaki, P. Zarbas, M. Kocak, N. Daskalakis, N. Mihalopoulos and M. Kanakidou, Atmospheric deposition of nitrogen and sulfur over Europe with focus on the Mediterranean and the Black Sea, Atmospheric Environment, 81, 660-670, 2013.
  • Pikridas M., A. Tasoglou, K. Florou, S. N. Pandis, Characterization of the origin of fine particulate matter in a medium size urban area in the Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, 80, 264-274, 2013.
  • Raatikainen, T., Nenes, A., Seinfeld, J.H., Morales, R., Moore, R.H., Lathem, T.L., Lance, S., Padró, L.T., Lin, J.J., Cerully, K.M., Bougiatioti, A., Cozicl, J., Ruehl, C.R., Chuang, P.Y., Anderson, B.E., Flagan, R.C., Jonsson, H., Mihalopoulos, N., Smith, J.N., Worldwide data sets constrain the water vapor uptake coefficient in cloud formation, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol 110, 10, 3760-3764, 2013.
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  • Gerasopoulos E., S. Kazadzis, M. Vrekoussis, G. Kouvarakis, E. Liakakou, N. Kouremeti, D. Giannadaki, M. Kanakidou, B. Bohn, and N. Mihalopoulos, Factors affecting O3 and NO2 photolysis frequencies measured in the eastern Mediterranean during the five-year, period 2002–2006, Journal of Geophysical Research, Volume 117, 2012.
  • Im U., K. Markakis, M. Koçak, E. Gerasopoulos, N. Daskalakis, N. Mihalopoulos, A. Poupkou, T. Kındap, A. Unal, M. Kanakidou, Summertime aerosol chemical composition in the Eastern Mediterranean and its sensitivity to temperature, Atmospheric Environment, 50, 164-173, 2012.
  • Kalivitis N.,, I. Stavroulas, A. Bougiatioti, G. Kouvarakis, S. Gagne, H. E. Manninen, M. Kulmala, and . Mihalopoulos, Night-time enhanced atmospheric ion concentrations n the marine boundary layer, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 3627–3638, 2012.
  • Meij A. de, A. Pozzer, K.J. Pringle, H. Tost, J. Lelieveld, EMAC model evaluation and analysis of atmospheric aerosol properties and distribution with a focus on the Mediterranean region, Atmospheric Research ,114–115, 38–69,2012.
  • Pikridas, M., Riipinen, I., Hildebrandt, L., Kostenidou, E., Manninen, H., Mihalopoulos, N., Kalivitis, N., Burkhart, J.F., Stohl, A., Kulmala, M., Pandis, S.N, New particle formation at a remote site in the eastern Mediterranean, Journal of Geophysical Research, Volume 117, Issue 12, 2012./li>
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  • Asmi A., A. Wiedensohler, P. Laj, A.-M. Fjaeraa, K. Sellegri, W. Birmili, E.Weingartner, U. Baltensperger, V. Zdimal, N. Zikova, J.-P. Putaud, A. Marinoni, P. Tunved, H.-C. Hansson, M. Fiebig, N. Kivekas, H. Lihavainen, E. Asmi, V. Ulevicius, P. P. Aalto, E. Swietlicki, A. Kristensson, N. Mihalopoulos, N. Kalivitis, I. Kalapov, G. Kiss, G. de Leeuw, B. Henzing, R. M. Harrison, D. Beddows, C. O’Dowd, S. G. Jennings, H. Flentje, K. Weinhold, F. Meinhardt, L. Ries, and M. Kulmala, Number size distributions and seasonality of submicron particles in Europe 2008–2009, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5505–5538, 2011.

  • Benas N., N. Hatzianastassiou, C. Matsoukas, A. Fotiadi, N. Mihalopoulos, and I. Vardavas, Aerosol shortwave direct radiative effect and forcing based on MODIS Level 2 data in the Eastern Mediterranean (Crete), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12647–12662, 2011.
  • Bougiatioti A., A. Nenes, C. Fountoukis, N. Kalivitis, S. N. Pandis, and N. Mihalopoulos, Size-resolved CCN distributions and activation kinetics of aged continental and marine aerosol, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 8791–8808, 2011.
  • Engelhart G. J., L. Hildebrandt, E. Kostenidou, N. Mihalopoulos, N. M. Donahue, and S. N. Pandis, Water content of aged aerosol, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 911-920, 2011.
  • Fountoukis C., P. N. Racherla, H. A. C. Denier van der Gon, P. Polymeneas, P. E. Charalampidis, C. Pilinis, A.Wiedensohler, M. Dall’Osto, C. O’Dowd, and S. N. Pandis, Evaluation of a three-dimensional chemical transport model (PMCAMx) in the European domain during the EUCAARI May 2008 campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 10331–10347, 2011.
  • Glavas S. D., Sazakli E., Ozone long-range transport in the Balkans, Atmospheric Environment 45, 1615e1626, 2011.

  • Hildebrandt L., E. Kostenidou, V. A. Lanz, A. S. H. Prevot, U. Baltensperger, N. Mihalopoulos, A. Laaksonen, N. M. Donahue, and S. N. Pandis, Sources and atmospheric processing of organic aerosol in the Mediterranean: insights from aerosol mass spectrometer factor, Analysis Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12499–12515, 2011.
  • Im, U., Markakis, K., Poupkou, A., Melas, D., Unal, A., Gerasopoulos, E., Daskalakis, N., Kindap, T., and Kanakidou, M., The impact of temperature changes on summer time ozone and its precursors in the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 3847-3864, 2011.

  • Kalivitis N., A. Bougiatioti, G. Kouvarakis, N. Mihalopoulos, Long term measurements of atmospheric aerosol optical properties in the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Research, 2,351–357, 2011.
  • Kanakidou M., Mihalopoulos N., Kindap T., Im U., Vrekoussis M., Gerasopoulos E., Dermitzaki E., Unal A., Kocak M., Markakis K., Melas D., Kouvarakis G., Youssef A.F., Richter A., Hatzianastassiou N., Hilboll A., Ebojie F., Wittrock F, von Savigny C., Burrows J.P., Megacities as hot spots of air pollution in the East Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, 45, 1223-1235, 2011.
  • Mandalakis M., M. Apostolaki, T. Tziaras, P. Polymenakou, E.G. Stephanou, Free and combined amino acids in marine background atmospheric aerosols over the eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, 45, 1003-1009, 2011./span>
  • Meij A. de, J. Lelieveld, Evaluating aerosol optical properties observed by ground-based and satellite remote sensing over the Mediterranean and the Middle East in 2006, Atmospheric Research 99, 415–433, 2011.
  • Murphy B. N., N. M. Donahue, C. Fountoukis, and S. N. Pandis, Simulating the oxygen content of ambient organic aerosol with the 2D volatility basis set, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 7859–7873, 2011.
  • Myriokefalitakis S., K. Tsigaridis, N. Mihalopoulos, J. Sciare, A. Nenes, K. Kawamura, A. Segers, and M. Kanakidou,  In-cloud oxalate formation in the global troposphere: a 3-D modeling study, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5761–5782, 2011.

  • Nenes A., M. D. Krom, N. Mihalopoulos, P. Van Cappellen, Z. Shi, A. Bougiatioti, P. Zarmpas, and B. Herut, Atmospheric acidification of mineral aerosols: a source of bioavailable phosphorus for the oceans, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 6265–6272, 2011.
  • Reddington C. L., K. S. Carslaw, D. V. Spracklen, M. G. Frontoso, L. Collins, J. Merikanto, A. Minikin, T. Hamburger, H. Coe, M. Kulmala, P. Aalto, H. Flentje, C. Plass-Dulmer, W. Birmili, A. Wiedensohler, B. Wehner, T. Tuch, A. Sonntag,C. D. O’Dowd, S. G. Jennings, R. Dupuy, U. Baltensperger, E. Weingartner, H.-C. Hansson, P. Tunved, P. Laj, K. Sellegri, J. Boulon, J.-P. Putaud, C. Gruening, E. Swietlicki, P. Roldin, J. S. Henzing, M. Moerman, N. Mihalopoulos, G. Kouvarakis, V.  Zdımal, N. Zıkova, A. Marinoni, P. Bonasoni, and R. Duchi, Primary versus secondary contributions to particle number oncentrations in the European boundary layer, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12007–12036, 2011.
  • Stock M., Y. F. Cheng, W. Birmili, A. Massling, B.Wehner, T. Muller, S. Leinert, N. Kalivitis, N. Mihalopoulos, and A.Wiedensohler, Hygroscopic properties of atmospheric aerosol particles over the Eastern Mediterranean: implications for regional direct radiative forcing under clean and polluted conditions, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 4251–4271, 2011.
  • Violaki K., Mihalopoulos N., Urea: An important piece of Water Soluble Organic Nitrogen (WSON) over the Eastern Mediterranean, Science of the Total Environment 409, 4796–4801, 2011.
  • Zdimal, V., Smolik, J., Eleftheriadis, K., Wagner, Z, Housiadas, C., Mihalopoulos, N., Mikuška, P., Večeřa, Z., Kopanakis, I. , Lazaridis, M., Dynamics of atmospheric aerosol number size distributions in the eastern Mediterranean during the "sUB-AERO" project, Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 214 (1-4), pp. 133-146, 2011.


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  • Guieu C., M.-D. Loye-Pilot, L. Benyahya, A. Dufour, Spatial variability of atmospheric fluxes of metals (Al, Fe, Cd, Zn and Pb) and phosphorus over the whole Mediterranean from a one-year monitoring experiment: Biogeochemical implications, Marine Chemistry, Volume 120, Issues 1-4, 20, 164-178, 2010.

  • Henne S., D. Brunner, D. Folini, S. Solberg, J. Klausen, and B. Buchmann, Assessment of parameters describing representativeness of air quality in-situ measurement sites, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 3561-3581, 2010.
  • Hildebrandt L., G. J. Engelhart, C. Mohr, E. Kostenidou, V. A. Lanz, A. Bougiatioti, P. F. DeCarlo, A. S. H. Prevot, U. Baltensperger, N. Mihalopoulos, N. M. Donahue, and S. N. Pandis, Aged organic aerosol in the Eastern Mediterranean: the Finokalia Aerosol Measurement Experiment - 2008, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 4167-4186, 2010.
  • Hildebrandt L., E. Kostenidou, N. Mihalopoulos, D. R.Worsnop, N. M. Donahue, and S. N. Pandis, Formation of highly oxygenated organic aerosol in the atmosphere: Insights from the Finokalia Aerosol Measurement Experiments, Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L23801, 2010.

  •  Lee B. H., E. Kostenidou, L. Hildebrandt, I. Riipinen, G. J. Engelhart, C. Mohr, P. F. DeCarlo, N. Mihalopoulos, A. S. H. Prevot, U. Baltensperger, and S. N. Pandis, Measurement of the ambient organic aerosol volatility distribution: application during the Finokalia Aerosol Measurement Experiment (FAME-2008), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 12149-12160, 2010.

  • Mandalakis M., M. Apostolaki, E. G. Stephanou, Trace analysis of free and combined amino acids in atmospheric aerosols by gas chromatography - mass spectrometry, Journal of Chromatography A, Volume 1217, Issue 1, 143-150, 2010.
  • Manninen H. E., T. Nieminen, E. Asmi, S. Gagne, S. Hakkinen, K. Lehtipalo, P. Aalto, M. Vana, A. Mirme, S. Mirme, U. Horrak, C. Plass-Dulmer, G. Stange, G. Kiss, A. Hoffer, N. Toro, M. Moerman, B. Henzing, G. de Leeuw, M. Brinkenberg, G. N. Kouvarakis, A. Bougiatioti, N. Mihalopoulos, C. O'Dowd, D. Ceburnis, A. Arneth, B. Svenningsson, E. Swietlicki, L. Tarozzi, S. Decesari, M. C. Facchini, W. Birmili, A. Sonntag, A. Wiedensohler, J. Boulon, K. Sellegri, P. Laj, M. Gysel, N. Bukowiecki, E. Weingartner, G. Wehrle, A. Laaksonen, A. Hamed, J. Joutsensaari, T. Petaja, V.-M. Kerminen, and M. Kulmala, EUCAARI ion spectrometer measurements at 12 European sites - analysis of new-particle formation events Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 10, 11251-11313, 2010.
  • Markaki Z., M.D. Loye-Pilot, K. Violaki, L. Benyahya, N. Mihalopoulos, Variability of atmospheric deposition of dissolved nitrogen and phosphorus in the Mediterranean and possible link to the anomalous seawater N/P ratio, Marine Chemistry, Volume 120, Issues 1-4, Pages 187-194, 2010.
  • Myriokefalitakis S., Vignati E., Tsigaridis K., Papadimas C., Sciare J., Mihalopoulos N., Facchini M. C., Rinaldi M., Dentener F. J., Ceburnis D., Hatzianastasiou N., OcDowd C.D., van Weele M., Kanakidou M., Global modelling of the oceanic source of organic aerosols, Advances in Meteorology, AMET/939171, 2010.

  • Pikridas M., A. Bougiatioti, L. Hildebrandt, G. J. Engelhart, E. Kostenidou, C. Mohr, A. S. H. Prevot, G. Kouvarakis, P. Zarmpas, J. F. Burkhart, B.-H. Lee, M. Psichoudaki, N. Mihalopoulos, C. Pilinis, A. Stohl, U. Baltensperger, M. Kulmala, and S. N. Pandis, The Finokalia Aerosol Measurement Experiment - 2008 (FAME-08): an overview, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 10, 1-39, 2010.
  • Spracklen D. V., K. S. Carslaw, J. Merikanto, G. W. Mann, C. L. Reddington, S. Pickering, J. A. Ogren, E. Andrews, U. Baltensperger, E. Weingartner, M. Boy, M. Kulmala, L. Laakso, H. Lihavainen, N. Kivekäs, M. Komppula, N. Mihalopoulos, G. Kouvarakis, S. G. Jennings, C. O'Dowd, W. Birmili, A. Wiedensohler, R. Weller, J. Gras, P. Laj, K. Sellegri, B. Bonn, R. Krejci, A. Laaksonen, A. Hamed, A. Minikin, R. M. Harrison, R. Talbot, and J. Sun, Explaining global surface aerosol number concentrations in terms of primary emissions and particle formation, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 4775-4793, 2010.
  • Theodosi C., Z. Markaki, A. Tselepides, N. Mihalopoulos, The significance of atmospheric inputs of soluble and particulate major and trace metals to the eastern Mediterranean seawater, Marine Chemistry, Volume 120, Issues 1-4, 20, 154-163, 2010.
  • Theodosi C., Z. Markaki, N. Mihalopoulos, Iron speciation, solubility and temporal variability in wet and dry deposition in the Eastern Mediterranean, Marine Chemistry, Volume 120, Issues 1-4, 20, 100-107, 2010.
  • Violaki K., P. Zarbas, N. Mihalopoulos, Long-term measurements of dissolved organic nitrogen (DON) in atmospheric deposition in the Eastern Mediterranean: Fluxes, origin and biogeochemical implications, Marine Chemistry, Volume 120, Issues 1-4, 20,179-186, 2010.


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  • Bougiatioti A., C. Fountoukis, N. Kalivitis, S. N. Pandis, A. Nenes, and N. Mihalopoulos, Cloud condensation nuclei measurements in the marine boundary layer of the Eastern Mediterranean: CCN closure and droplet growth kinetics, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 7053-7066, 2009.

  • Iacovidou E., M. Mandalakis, E. G. Stephanou, Occurrence and diurnal variation of polychlorinated biphenyls and polybrominated diphenyl ethers in the background atmosphere of Eastern Mediterranean, Chemosphere, Volume 77, Issue 9, 1161-1167, 2009.
  • Kulmala M., A. Asmi, H. K. Lappalainen, K. S. Carslaw, U. Poschl, U. Baltensperger, O. Hov, J.-L. Brenquier, S. N. Pandis, M. C. Facchini, H.-C. Hansson, A. Wiedensohler, and C. D. O Dowd, Introduction: European Integrated Project on Aerosol Cloud, Climate and Air Quality interactions (EUCAARI) - integrating aerosol research from nano to global scales Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 2825-2841, 2009.
  • Liakakou E., B. Bonsang, J. Williams, N. Kalivitis, M. Kanakidou, N. Mihalopoulos, C2-C8 NMHCs over the Eastern Mediterranean: Seasonal variation and impact on regional oxidation chemistry, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 43, Issue 35, 5611-5621, 2009.
  • Mandalakis M., A. Besis, E. G. Stephanou, Particle-size distribution and gas/particle partitioning of atmospheric polybrominated diphenyl ethers in urban areas of Greece, Environmental Pollution, Volume 157, Issue 4, 1227-1233, 2009.
  • Mara, P., Mihalopoulos N, A. Gogou, K. Daehnke, T. Schlarbaum, K. Emeis, and M. Krom, Isotopic composition of nitrate in wet and dry atmospheric deposition on Crete in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, Global Biogeochem.  Cycles, 23, GB4002, doi:10.1029/2008GB003395, 2009./font>
  • Marinov D., S. Dueri, I. Puillat, R. Carafa, E. Jurado, N. Berrojalbiz, J. Dachs, J.-M. Zaldívar, Integrated modelling of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the marine environment: Coupling of hydrodynamic, fate and transport, bioaccumulation and planktonic food-web models, Marine Pollution Bulletin, Volume 58, Issue 10, 1554-1561, 2009.
  • Marmer E., F. Dentener, J. v. Aardenne, F. Cavalli, E. Vignati, K. Velchev, J. Hjorth, F. Boersma, G. Vinken, N. Mihalopoulos, and F. Raes, What can we learn about ship emission inventories from measurements of air pollutants over the Mediterranean Sea?, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 6815-6831, 2009.
  • Ponczkowska A., T. Zielinski, T. Petelski, K. Markowicz, G. Chourdakis and G. Georgoussis, Aerosol Optical Depth Measured at Different Coastal Boundary Layers and Its Links with Synoptic-Scale Features, Remote Sens., 1, 557-576; doi:10.3390/rs1030557, 2009.
  • Querol X., A. Alastuey, J. Pey, M. Cusack, N. Perez, N. Mihalopoulos, C. Theodosi, E. Gerasopoulos, N. Kubilay, and M. Kocak, Variability in regional background aerosols within the Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 4575-4591, 2009.
  • Querol X., J. Pey, M. Pandolfi, A. Alastuey, M. Cusack, N. Perez, T. Moreno, M. Viana, N. Mihalopoulos, G. Kallos, S. Kleanthous, African dust contributions to mean ambient PM10 mass-levels across the Mediterranean Basin, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 43, Issue 28, 4266-4277, 2009.
  • Tombrou M., E. Bossioli, A.P. Protonotariou, H. Flocas, C. Giannakopoulos, A. Dandou, Coupling GEOS-CHEM with a regional air pollution model for Greece, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 43, Issue 31, 4793-4804, 2009.
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  • Astitha M., G. Kallos, P. Katsafados, Air pollution modeling in the Mediterranean Region: Analysis and forecasting of episodes, Atmospheric Research, Volume 89, Issue 4, 358-364, 2008.

  • Gerasopoulos E., C. S. Zerefos, I. Tsagouri, D. Founda, V. Amiridis, A. F. Bais, A. Belehaki, N. Christou, G. Economou, M. Kanakidou, A. Karamanos, M. Petrakis, and P. Zanis, The total solar eclipse of March 2006: overview, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 5205-5220, 2008.
  • Kalabokas P.D., N. Mihalopoulos, R. Ellul, S. Kleanthous, C.C. Repapis, An investigation of the meteorological and photochemical factors influencing the background rural and marine surface ozone levels in the Central and Eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 42, Issue 34, 7894-7906, 2008.
  • Kalivitis N., W. Birmili, M. Stock, B. Wehner, A. Massling, A. Wiedensohler, E. Gerasopoulos, and N. Mihalopoulos, Particle size distributions in the Eastern Mediterranean troposphere, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 6729-6738, 2008.
  • Koulouri E., G. Grivas, E. Gerasopoulos, A. Chaloulakou, N. Mihalopoulos, N. Spyrellis, Study of size-segregated particle (PM1, PM2.5, PM10) concentration over Greece, Global NEST Journal, Vol 10, No 2, pp 132-139, 2008.
  • Koulouri E., S. Saarikoski, C. Theodosi, Z. Markaki, E. Gerasopoulos, G. Kouvarakis, T. Mäkelä, R. Hillamo, N. Mihalopoulos. Chemical composition and sources of fine and coarse aerosol particles in the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 42, Issue 26, 6542-6550, 2008.
  • Sciare J., K. Oikonomou, O. Favez, E. Liakakou, Z. Markaki, H. Cachier, and N. Mihalopoulos, Long-term measurements of carbonaceous aerosols in the Eastern Mediterranean: evidence of long-range transport of biomass burning, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 5551-5563, 2008.
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  • Arsene C., A. Bougiatioti, M. Kanakidou, B. Bonsang, and N. Mihalopoulos, Tropospheric OH and Cl levels deduced from non-methane hydrocarbon measurements in a marine site, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 4661-4673, 2007.

  • Founda D., D. Melas, S. Lykoudis, I. Lisaridis, E. Gerasopoulos, G. Kouvarakis, M. Petrakis, and C. Zerefos, The effect of the total solar eclipse of 29 March 2006 on meteorological variables in Greece, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 5543-5553, 2007.
  • Gerasopoulos E., E. Koulouri, N. Kalivitis, G. Kouvarakis, S. Saarikoski, T. Makela, R. Hillamo, and N. Mihalopoulos, Size-segregated mass distributions of aerosols over Eastern Mediterranean: seasonal variability and comparison with AERONET columnar size-distributions, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 2551-2561, 2007.
  • Kalivitis N., E. Gerasopoulos, M. Vrekoussis., G. Kouvarakis, N. Kubilay, N. Hatzianastassiou., I. Vardavas, N. Mihalopoulos, Dust transport over the Dust transport over the eastern Mediterranean derived from Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer, Aerosol Robotic Network, and surface measurements J. Geophys. Res., 112, D03202, 2006JD007510, 2007.
  •  Liakakou E., M. Vrekoussis, B. Bonsang, Ch. Donousis, M. Kanakidou, N. Mihalopoulos, Isoprene above the Eastern Mediterranean: Seasonal variation and contribution to the oxidation capacity of the atmosphere, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 41, Issue 5, 1002-1010, 2007.
  • MacLeod M., M. Scheringer, H. Podey, K. C. Jones, and K. Hungerbuhler, The Origin and Significance of Short-Term Variability of Semivolatile Contaminants in Air Matthew , Environ. Sci. Technol., 41 (9), 3249-3253, 2007.
  • Mihalopoulos N., V.M. Kerminen, M. Kanakidou, H. Berresheim, J. Sciare, Formation of particulate sulfur species (sulfate and methanesulfonate) during summer over the Eastern Mediterranean: A modelling approach, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 41, Issue 32, 6860-6871, 2007.
  • Tsapakis M. and E. G. Stephanou, Diurnal Cycle of PAHs, Nitro-PAHs, and oxy-PAHs in a High Oxidation Capacity Marine Background Atmosphere, Environ. Sci. Technol.,  41 (23), 8011-8017, 2007.
  • Vrekoussis M., N. Mihalopoulos, E. Gerasopoulos, M. Kanakidou, P. J. Crutzen, and J. Lelieveld, Two-years of NO3 radical observations in the boundary layer over the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 315-327, 2007.
  • Zanis P., E. Katragkou, M. Kanakidou, B. E. Psiloglou, S. Karathanasis, M. Vrekoussis, E. Gerasopoulos, I. Lisaridis, K. Markakis, A. Poupkou, V. Amiridis, D. Melas, N. Mihalopoulos, and C. Zerefos, Effects on surface atmospheric photo-oxidants over Greece during the total solar eclipse event of 29 March 2006, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 6061-6073, 2007.
  • Zerefos C. S. , E. Gerasopoulos, I. Tsagouri, B. E. Psiloglou, A. Belehaki, T. Herekakis, A. Bais, S. Kazadzis, C. Eleftheratos, N. Kalivitis, and N. Mihalopoulos, Evidence of gravity waves into the atmosphere during the March 2006 total solar eclipse, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 4943-4951, 2007.
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  • 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. Baldasano, and M. Drakakis, Optical characteristics of desert dust over the East Mediterranean during summer: a case study, Ann. Geophys., 24, 807-821, 2006.

  • Bryant C., K. Eleftheriadis, J. Smolik, V. Zdimal, N. Mihalopoulos, I. Colbeck, Optical properties of aerosols over the eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 40, Issue 32, 6229-6244, 2006.
  • Eleftheriadis K., I. Colbeck, C. Housiadas, M. Lazaridis, N. Mihalopoulos, C. Mitsakou, J. Smolík, V. Zdimal, Size distribution, composition and origin of the submicron aerosol in the marine boundary layer during the eastern Mediterranean SUB-AERO experiment, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 40, Issue 32, 6245-6260, 2006.
  • Gerasopoulos E., G. Kouvarakis, M. Vrekoussis, Ch. Donoussis, N. Mihalopoulos, M. Kanakidou, Photochemical ozone production in the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 40, Issue 17, 3057-3069, 2006.
  • Gerasopoulos E., G. Kouvarakis, P. Babasakalis, M. Vrekoussis, J.-P. Putaud, N. Mihalopoulos,Origin and variability of particulate matter (PM10) mass concentrations over the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 40, Issue 25, 4679-4690, 2006.
  • Lazaridis M., K. Eleftheriadis, J. Smolik, I. Colbeck, G. Kallos, Y. Drossinos, V. Zdimal, Z. Vecera, N. Mihalopoulos, P. Mikuska, C. Bryant, C. Housiadas, A. Spyridaki, Marina Astitha, V. Havranek, Dynamics of fine particles and photo-oxidants in the Eastern Mediterranean (SUB-AERO), Atmospheric Environment, Volume 40, Issue 32, 6214-6228, 2006.
  • Metzger S., N. Mihalopoulos, and J. Lelieveld, Importance of mineral cations and organics in gas-aerosol partitioning of reactive nitrogen compounds: case study based on MINOS results, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 2549-2567, 2006.
  • Rompp A., R. Winterhalter, G. K. Moortgat, Oxodicarboxylic acids in atmospheric aerosol particles, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 40, Issue 35, 6846-6862, 2006.
  • Spyridaki A., M. Lazaridis, K. Eleftheriadis, J. Smolik, N. Mihalopoulos, V. Aleksandropoulou, Modelling and evaluation of size-resolved aerosol characteristics in the Eastern Mediterranean during the SUB-AERO project, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 40, Issue 32, 6261-6275, 2006.
  • Tsapakis M., Apostolaki M., St. Eisenreich, and E. G. Stephanou, Atmospheric Deposition and Marine Sedimentation Fluxes of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Eastern Mediterranean Basin, Environ. Sci. Technol., 40 (16),  4922-4927, 2006.
  • Vrekoussis, M., Liakakou, E., Mihalopoulos, N., and Kanakidou, M., P. J. Crutzen, and J. Lelieveld, Formation of HNO3 and NO3_ in the anthropogenically-influenced eastern Mediterranean marine boundary layer, GRL., 33, L05811, doi:10.1029/2005GL025069, 2006.
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  • Gerasopoulos E, Kouvarakis G, Vrekoussis M, Kanakidou M, N. Mihalopoulos, Ozone variability in the marine boundary layer of the eastern Mediterranean based on 7-year observations, J. Geophys. Res., 110, D15309, doi:10.1029/2005JD005991, 2005.

  • Holzinger R., J. Williams, G. Salisbury, T. Klupfel, M. de Reus, M. Traub, P. J. Crutzen, and J. Lelieveld, Oxygenated compounds in aged biomass burning plumes over the Eastern Mediterranean: evidence for strong secondary production of methanol and acetone, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 5, 39-46, 2005.
  • Krol M., S. Houweling, B. Bregman, M. van den Broek, A. Segers, P. van Velthoven,W. Peters, F. Dentener, and P. Bergamaschi, The two-way nested global chemistry-transport zoom model TM5: algorithm and applications, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 5, 417-432, 2005.
  • Lazaridis M., A. Spyridaki, S. Solberg, J. Smolık, V. Zdımal, K. Eleftheriadis, V. Aleksanropoulou, O. Hov, and P. G. Georgopoulos, Mesoscale modeling of combined aerosol and photo-oxidant processes in the Eastern Mediterranean , Atmos. Chem. Phys., 5, 927-940, 2005.
  • Mandalakis M., M. Apostolaki, E. G. Stephanou, and S. Stavrakakis, Mass budget and dynamics of polychlorinated biphenyls in the eastern Mediterranean Sea , Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 19, GB3018, doi:10.1029/2004GB002403, 2005.
  • Mandalakis M., Orjan Gustafsson, Tomas Alsberg, Anna-Lena Egebäck, Christopher M. Reddy, Li Xu, Jana Klanova, Ivan Holoubek, and Euripides G. Stephanou, Contribution of Biomass Burning to Atmospheric Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons at Three European Background Sites, Environ. Sci. Technol., 39 (9), 2976-2982, 2005.
  • Sciare J., K. Oikonomou, H. Cachier, N. Mihalopoulos, M. O. Andreae, W. Maenhaut, and R. Sarda-Estève, Aerosol mass closure and reconstruction of the light scattering coefficient over the Eastern Mediterranean Sea during the MINOS campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 5, 2253-2265, 2005.
  • Tsapakis M. and E. G. Stephanou, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Atmosphere of the Eastern Mediterranean, Environ. Sci. Technol., 39 (17), pp 6584-6590, 2005.
  • Vrekoussis M., E. Liakakou, M. Kocak, N. Kubilay, K. Oikonomou, J. Sciare, N. Mihalopoulos, Seasonal variability of optical properties of aerosols in the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 39, Issue 37, 7083-7094, 2005.
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  • Gouw J. d., C. Warneke, R. Holzinger, Th. Klupfel, J. Williams, Inter-comparison between airborne measurements of methanol, acetonitrile and acetone using two differently configured PTR-MS instruments, International Journal of Mass Spectrometry, Volume 239, Issues 2-3, 15, 129-137, 2004.

  • Lazaridis M., A. Spyridaki, S. Solberg, G. Kallos, T. Svendby, F. Flatoy, I. Drossinos, C. Housiadas, J. Smolik, I. Colbeck, M. Varinou, F. Gofa, K. Eleftheriadis, V. Zdimal and P. G. Georgopoulos, Modeling of Combined Aerosol and Photooxidant Processes in the Mediterranean Area , Water, Air, & Soil Pollution: Focus, Volume 4, Numbers 4-5 / October, 2004.
  • Mandalakis M. and E. G. Stephanou, Wet Deposition of Polychlorinated Biphenyls in the Eastern Mediterranean, Environ. Sci. Technol., 38 (11), 3011-3018, 2004.
  • Schneider J., S. Borrmann, A. G. Wollny, M. Blasner, N. Mihalopoulos, K. Oikonomou, J. Sciare, A. Teller, Z. Levin, and D. R. Worsnop, Online mass spectrometric aerosol measurements during the MINOS campaign (Crete, August 2001), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 4, 65-80, 2004.
  • Vrekoussis M., M. Kanakidou, N. Mihalopoulos, P. J. Crutzen, J. Lelieveld, D. Perner, H. Berresheim, and E. Baboukas, Role of the NO3 radicals in oxidation processes in the eastern Mediterranean troposphere during the MINOS campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 4, 169-182, 2004.
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  • Bardouki H., H. Liakakou, C. Economou, J. Sciare, J. Smolík, V. Zdimal, K. Eleftheriadis, M. Lazaridis, C. Dye, N. Mihalopoulos, Chemical composition of size-resolved atmospheric aerosols in the eastern Mediterranean during summer and winter, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 37, Issue 2, 195-208, 2003.

  • Bardouki H., H. Berresheim, M. Vrekoussis, J. Sciare, G. Kouvarakis, K. Oikonomou, J. Schneider, and N. Mihalopoulos, Gaseous (DMS, MSA, SO2, H2SO4 and DMSO) and particulate (sulfate and methanesulfonate) sulfur species over the northeastern coast of Crete, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 1871-1886, 2003.
  • Berresheim H., C. Plass-Dülmer, T. Elste, N. Mihalopoulos, and F. Rohrer, OH in the coastal boundary layer of Crete during MINOS: Measurements and relationship with ozone photolysis, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 639-649, 2003.
  • Dulac F.,  and P. Chazette, Airborne study of a multi-layer aerosol structure in the eastern Mediterranean o G. J.served with the airborne polarized lidar ALEX during a STAAARTE campaign (7 June 1997), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 1817-1831, 2003.
  • Gros V., J. Williams, J. A. van Aardenne, G. Salisbury, R. Hofmann, M. G. Lawrence, R. von Kuhlmann, J. Lelieveld, M. Krol, H. Berresheim, J. M. Lobert, and E. Atlas, Origin of anthropogenic hydrocarbons and halocarbons measured in the summertime european outflow (on Crete in 2001), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 1223-1235, 2003.
  • Mandalakis M., H. Berresheim, and E. G. Stephanou, Direct Evidence for Destruction of Polychlorobiphenyls by OH Radicals in the Subtropical Troposphere, Environ. Sci. Technol., 37 (3), 542-547, 2003.
  • Markaki Z., K. Oikonomou, M. Kocak, G. Kouvarakis, A. Chaniotaki, N. Kubilay and N. Mihalopoulos, Atmospheric deposition of inorganic phosphorus in the Levantine Basin, Eastern Mediterranean: Spatial, temporal variability and its role on the productivity of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, Limnol. Oceanogr., 48(4), 1557-1568, 2003.
  • Salisbury G., J. Williams, R. Holzinger, V. Gros, N. Mihalopoulos, M. Vrekoussis, R. Sarda-Estève, H. Berresheim, R. von Kuhlmann, M. Lawrence, and J. Lelieveld, Ground-based PTR-MS measurements of reactive organic compounds during the MINOS campaign in Crete, July-August 2001, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 925-940, 2003.
  • Scheeren H. A., J. Lelieveld, G. J. Roelofs, J. Williams, H. Fischer, M. de Reus, J. A. de Gouw, C.Warneke, R. Holzinger, H. Schlager, T. Klupfel, M. Bolder, C. van der Veen, and M. Lawrence, The impact of monsoon outflow from India and Southeast Asia in the upper troposphere over the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 1589-1608, 2003.
  • Sciare J., H. Bardouki, C. Moulin, and N. Mihalopoulos, Aerosol sources and their contribution to the chemical composition of aerosols in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea during summertime, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 291-302, 2003.
  • Sciare J., H. Cachier, K. Oikonomou, P. Ausset, R. Sarda-Estève, and N. Mihalopoulos, Characterization of carbonaceous aerosols during the MINOS campaign in Crete, July-August 2001: a multi-analytical approach, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 1743-1757, 2003.
  • Smolik J., V. Zdimal, J. Schwarz, M. Lazaridis, V. Havarnek, K. Eleftheriadis, N. Mihalopoulos, C. Bryant, and I. Colbeck, Size resolved mass concentration and elemental composition of atmospheric aerosols over the Eastern Mediterranean area, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 2207-2216, 2003.
  • Tsapakis M, E. G. Stephanou, Collection of gas and particle semi-volatile organic compounds: use of an oxidant denuder to minimize polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons degradation during high-volume air sampling, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 37, Issue 35, 4935-4944, 2003.
  •  Tsapakis M., E. G. Stephanou, I. Karakassis, Evaluation of atmospheric transport as a nonpoint source of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in marine sediments of the Eastern Mediterranean, Marine Chemistry, Volume 80, Issue 4, 283-298, 2003.
  • Xu X., C. Williams, H. Plass-Dülmer, H. Berresheim, G. Salisbury, L. Lange, and J. Lelieveld, GC×GC measurements of C7-C11 aromatic and n-alkane hydrocarbons on Crete, in air from Eastern Europe during the MINOS campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 1461-1475, 2003.
  • Xu X., L. L. P. Stee, J Williams, J. Beens, M. Adahchour, R. J. J. Vreuls, U. A. Brinkman, and J. Lelieveld, Comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography (GC × GC) measurements of volatile organic compounds in the atmosphere, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 665-682, 2003.
  • Roelofs G. J., H. A. Scheeren, J. Heland, H. Ziereis, and J. Lelieveld, A model study of ozone in the eastern Mediterranean free troposphere during MINOS (August 2001), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 1199-1210, 2003.
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  • Kavouras I.G., E. G. Stephanou, “Particle size distribution of organic primary and secondary aerosol constituents in urban, background marine and forest atmosphere”. J. Geoph. Res. 107, D8, 10.1029/2000JD000278, 2002.

  • Kouvarakis G., and N. Mihalopoulos, Seasonal variation of dimethylsulfide in the gas phase and of methanesulfonate and non-sea-salt sulfate in the aerosol phase measured in the Eastern Mediterranean atmosphere, Atmos. Environ., 36, 929-938, 2002.
  •  Kouvarakis G., Bardouki H., and N. Mihalopoulos, Sulfur budget above the Eastern Mediterranean: Relative contribution of anthropogenic and biogenic sources, Tellus, 54B, 201-212, 2002.
  • Kouvarakis G., Vrekoussis M., N. Mihalopoulos, Kourtidis K., Rappengluck B., Gerasopoulos E. and Zerefos C., Spatial and temporal variability of tropospheric ozone (O3) in the boundary layer above the Aegean Sea (Eastern Mediterranean), J. Geophys. Res., 107, 8137, 10.1029/2000JD000081, 2002.
  • Kouvarakis, G., Doukelis, Y., N. Mihalopoulos, Rapsomanikis, S., Sciare, J., and Blumthaler, M., 2002, Chemical, physical and optical characterization of aerosols during PAUR II experiment, J. Geophys. Res., 10.1029/2000JD000291, 2002.
  • Kubilay N., M. Koçak, T. Çokacar, T. Oguz, G. Kouvarakis, and N. Mihalopoulos, The Influence of Black Sea and Local Biogenic Activity on the Seasonal Variation of Aerosol Sulfur Species in the Eastern Mediterranean Atmosphere, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 16, 1029/2002GB001880, 2002.
  • Lelieveld J., Berresheim H., Borrmann S., Crutzen P. J., Dentener F. J., Fischer H., Feichter J., Flatau P. J., Heland J., Holzinger R., Korrmann R., Lawrence M. G., Levin Z., Markowicz K. M., Mihalopoulos N., Minikin A., Ramanathan V., de Reus M., Roelofs G. J., Scheeren H. A., Sciare J., Schlager H., Schultz M., Siegmund P., Steil B., Stephanou E. G., Stier P., Traub M., Warneke C., Williams J., Ziereis H., Global Air Pollution Crossroads over the Mediterranean, Science, 298, 794-799, 2002.
  • Mandalakis M, E. G. Stephanou, Study of Polychlorinated Biphenyls Atmospheric Concentration over the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, J. Geoph. Res. 107, 4716, 2002.
  • Markowicz K. M., P. J. Flatau, M. V. Ramana, P. J. Crutzen, and V. Ramanathan, Absorbing mediterranean aerosols lead to a large reduction in the solar radiation at the surface, Geophysical Research Letters, 10.1029/2002GL015767, 2002.
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  • Kouvarakis, G., N. Mihalopoulos, Tselepides T., Stavrakakis S., On the importance of atmospheric nitrogen inputs on the productivity of Eastern Mediterranean, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 15, 805-818, 2001.

  • Lazaridis M., I. Colbeck, I. Drossinos, K. Eleftheriadis, V. Havranek, C. Housiadas, G. Kallos, N. Mihalopoulos, P. Mikuska, J. Smolik, S. Solberg, A. Spiridaki, E. Stefanou, F. Stordal, T. Svendby, Z. Vecera, V. Zdima, Subgrid scale investigations of factors determining the occurrence of ozone and fine particles (Sub Aero), Journal of Aerosol Science, Volume 32, Supplement 1, 119-130, 2001.
  • Mandalakis M., M. Tsapakis, E. G. Stephanou, Optimization and application of high-resolution gas chromatography with ion trap tandem mass spectrometry to the determination of polychlorinated biphenyls in atmospheric aerosols, Journal of Chromatography A, Volume 925, Issues 1-2, 3, 183-196, 2001.
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  • Ezat U., Poster Session II. Atmospheric aerosols: elemental composition,Total aluminium and lead content in eastern Mediterranean rainwaters Journal of Aerosol Science, Volume 31, Supplement 1, 753-754, 2000.

  • Gogou A., I. Bouloubassi, E. G. Stephanou, Marine organic geochemistry of the Eastern Mediterranean: 1. Aliphatic and polyaromatic hydrocarbons in Cretan Sea surficial sediments, Marine Chemistry, Volume 68, Issue 4, 265-282, 2000.
  • Kouvarakis G., Tsigaridis K., Kanakidou M., and N. Mihalopoulos, Temporal variations of surface regional background ozone over Crete Island in the Southeast Mediterranean. J. Geophys. Res., 105, 4,399 - 4,407, 2000.
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  • Gogou A., M. Apostolaki, E. G. Stephanou, Determination of organic molecular markers in marine aerosols and sediments: one-step flash chromatography compound class fractionation and capillary gas chromatographic analysis, Journal of Chromatography A, Volume 799, Issues 1-2, 13, 215-231, 1998.

  • Paronis D., F. Dulac, P. Chazette, E. Hamonou, G. L. Liberti, Aerosol optical thickness monitoring in the Mediterranean, Journal of Aerosol Science, Volume 29, Supplement 2, S671-S672, 1998.
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  • Ezat U., F. Dulac, C. Lambert, M. Kanakidou, N. Mihalopoulos, G. Kouvarakis, Dust and lead in rainwaters of crete, Journal of Aerosol Science, Volume 28, Supplement 1, S579-S580, 1997.
  • Mihalopoulos N., Stephanou E., Pilitsidis S., Kanakidou M., Bousquet P., Atmospheric aerosol composition above the Eastern Mediterranean region, Tellus, 49B, 314-326, 1997.
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  • Gogou A., N. Stratigakis, M. Kanakidou, E. G. Stephanou, Organic aerosols in Eastern Mediterranean: components source reconciliation by using molecular markers and atmospheric back trajectories, Organic Geochemistry, Volume 25, Issues 1-2, 79-96, 1996.

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