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SubmittedIrakulis-Loitxate, I., L. Guanter, Y.-N. Liu, D.J. Varon, J.D. Maasakkers, Y. Zhang, A.K. Thorpe, R.M. Duren, C. Frankenberg, D. Lyon, B. Hmiel, D.H. Cusworth, Y. Zhang, K. Segl, J. Gorron, E. Sanchez-Garcıa, M.P.  Sulprizio, K. Cao, H. Zhu, J. Liang, X. Li, I. Aben, and D.J. Jacob, Satellite-based survey of extreme methane emissions in the Permian Basin, submitted to Science Advances, 2020. Zhang, Y., D.J. Jacob, X. Lu, J.D. Maasakkers, T.R. Scarpelli, J.-X. Sheng, L. Shen, Z. Qu, M.P. Sulprizio, J. Chang, A.A. Bloom, S. Ma, J. Worden, R.J. Parker, and H. Boesch, Attribution of the accelerating increase in atmospheric methane during 2010–2018 by inverse analysis of GOSAT observations, submitted to Atmos. Chem. Phys., 2020. Maasakkers, J.D., D.J. Jacob, M.P. Sulprizio, T.R. Scarpelli, H. Nesser, J. Sheng, Y. Zhang, X. Lu, A.A. Bloom, K.W. Bowman, J.R. Worden, and R.J. Parker, 2010-2015 North American methane emissions, sectoral contributions, and trends: a high-resolution inversion of GOSAT satellite observations of atmospheric methane , Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss, in review, 2020. Lu, X., D.J. Jacob, Y. Zhang, J.D. Maasakkers, M.P. Sulprizio, L. Shen, Z. Qu, T.R. Scarpelli, H. Nesser, R.M. Yantosca, J. Sheng, A. Andrews, R.J. Parker, H. Boesch, A.A. Bloom, S. Ma, Global methane budget and trend, 2010-2017: complementarity of inverse analyses using in situ (GLOBALVIEWplus CH4 ObsPack) and satellite (GOSAT) observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss, in review, 2020. Zhai, S., D.J. Jacob, X. Wang, Z. Liu, T. Wen, V. Shah, K. Li, J. Moch, K.H. Bates, S. Song, L. Shen, Y. Zhang, G. Luo, F. Yu, Y. Sun, L. Wang, M. Qi, J. Tao, K. Gui, H. Xu, Q. Zhang, T. Zhao, H.C. Lee, H. Choi, and H. Liao, Controlling particulate nitrate pollution in China, submitted to Nature Geoscience, 2020.Nesser, H., Jacob, D. J., Maasakkers, J. D., Scarpelli, T. R., Sulprizio, M. P., Zhang, Y., and Rycroft, C. H., Reduced-Cost Construction of Jacobian Matrices for High-Resolution Inversions of Satellite Observations of Atmospheric Composition, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss.,, in review, 2020.Shen, L., D. Zavala-Araiza, R. Gautam, M. Omara, T. Scarpelli, J. Sheng, M.P. Sulprizio, J. Zhuang, Y. Zhang, Z. Qu, X. Lu, S. Hamburg, and D.J. Jacob, Unravelling a large methane emission discrepancy in Mexico using satellite observations , submitted to Remote Sensing of the Environment, 2020.2020 Ruixiong Zhang, Yuzhong Zhang, Haipeng Lin, Xu Feng, Tzung-May Fu, and Yuhang Wang, NOx Emission Reduction and Recovery during COVID-19 in East China, Atmosphere, 11, 2020. [pdf] Yuzhong Zhang, Ritesh Gautam, Sudhanshu Pandey, Mark Omara, Joannes D. Maasakkers, Pankaj Sadavarte, David Lyon, Hannah Nesser, Melissa P. Sulprizio, Daniel J. Varon, Ruixiong Zhang, Sander Houweling, Daniel Zavala-Araiza, Ramon A. Alvarez, Alba Lorente, Steven P. Hamburg, Ilse Aben, and Daniel J. Jacob, Quantifying methane emissions from the largest oil-producing basin in the United States from space, Science Advances, 6, 2020. [pdf] Jianzhong Xu, Xinlei Ge, Xinghua Zhang, Wenhui Zhao, Ruixiong Zhang, Yuzhong Zhang, COVID‐19 Impact on the Concentration and Composition of Submicron Particulate Matter in a Typical City of Northwest China, Geophysical Research Letters, 2020.Meng Gao, Jinhui Gao, Bin Zhu, Rajesh Kumar, Xiao Lu, Shaojie Song, Yuzhong Zhang, Beixi Jia, Peng Wang, Gufran Beig, Jianlin Hu, Qi Ying, Hongliang Zhang, Peter Sherman, and Michael B. McElroy, Ozone Pollution over China and India: Seasonality and Sources, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 20, 2020. Xiao Lu, Lin Zhang, Xiaolin Wang, Meng Gao, Ke Li, Yuzhong Zhang, Xu Yue, and Yuanhang Zhang, Rapid increases in warm-season surface ozone and resulting health impact over China since 2013, Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 7, 2020. Aoxing Zhang, Yuhang Wang, Yuzhong Zhang, Rodney J. Weber, Yongjia Song, Ziming Ke, and Yufei Zou, Modeling the global radiative effect of brown carbon: a potentially larger heating source in the tropical free troposphere than black carbon,  Atmos. Chem. Phys. , 20, 2020.2019Shaojie Song, Athanasios Nenes, Meng Gao, Yuzhong Zhang, Pengfei Liu, Jingyuan Shao, Dechao Ye, Weiqi Xu, Lu Lei, Yele Sun, Baoxian Liu, Shuxiao Wang, and Michael B. McElroy. 11/4/2019. “Thermodynamic Modeling Suggests Declines in Water Uptake and Acidity of Inorganic Aerosols in Beijing Winter Haze Events during 2014/2015−2018/2019.” Environmental Science and Technology Letters. Shixian Zhai, Daniel J. Jacob, Xuan Wang, Lu Shen, Ke Li, Yuzhong Zhang, Ke Gui, Tianliang Zhao, and Hong Liao. 8/2019. “Fine particulate matter (PM2.5) trends in China, 2013-2018: separating contributions from anthropogenic emissions and meteorology.” Atmos. Chem. Phys. , 19, Pp. 11031–11041. Joannes D. Maasakkers, Daniel J. Jacob, Melissa P. Sulprizio, Tia R. Scarpelli, Hannah Nesser, Jian-Xiong Sheng, Yuzhong Zhang, Monica Hersher, A. Anthony Bloom, Kevin W. Bowman, John R. Worden, Greet Janssens-Maenhout, and Robert J. Parker. 6/12/2019. “Global distribution of methane emissions, emission trends, and OH concentrations and trends inferred from an inversion of GOSAT satellite data for 2010–2015.” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 19, 11, Pp. 7859-7881. Jianxiong Sheng, Shaojie Song, Yuzhong Zhang, Ronald G. Prinn, and Greet Janssens-Maenhout. 5/21/2019. “Bottom-Up Estimates of Coal Mine Methane Emissions in China: A Gridded Inventory, Emission Factors, and Trends.” Environmental Science and Technology Letters. Yuzhong Zhang, Ritesh Gautam, Daniel Zavala-Araiza, Daniel J. Jacob, Ruixiong Zhang, Lei Zhu, Jian-Xiong Sheng, and Tia Scarpelli. 2/5/2019. “Satellite-observed changes in Mexico’s offshore gas flaring activitylinked to oil/gas regulations.” Geophysical Research Letters. Shaojie Song, Meng Gao, Weiqi Xu, Yele Sun, Douglas R. Worsnop, John T. Jayne, Yuzhong Zhang, Lei Zhu, Mei Li, Zhen Zhou, Chunlei Cheng, Yibing Lv, Ying Wang, Wei Peng, Xiaobin Xu, Nan Lin, Yuxuan Wang, Shuxiao Wang, J. William Munger, Daniel Jacob, and Michael B. McElroy. 2/1/2019. “Possible heterogeneous hydroxymethanesulfonate (HMS) chemistry in northern China winter haze and implications for rapid sulfate formation.” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 19, Pp. 1357-1371.2018J.-X. Sheng, D.J. Jacob, J.D. Maasakkers, Y. Zhang, and M.P. Sulprizio. 11/29/2018. “Comparative analysis of low-Earth orbit (TROPOMI) and geostationary (GeoCARB, GEO-CAPE) satellite instruments for constraining methane emissions on fine regional scales: application to the Southeast US.” Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, Pp. 6379-6388.Ye Cheng, Yuhang Wang, Yuzhong Zhang, James H Crawford, Glenn S Diskin, Andrew J Weinheimer, and Alan Fried. 7/2018. “Estimator of surface ozone using formaldehyde and carbon monoxide concentrations over the eastern United States in summer.” Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. Yuzhong Zhang, Yuhang Wang, James Crawford, Ye Cheng, and Jianfeng Li. 5/2018. “Improve Observation-based Ground-level Ozone Spatial Distribution by Compositing Satellite and Surface Observations: A Simulation Experiment.” Atmospheric Environment, 180, Pp. 226-233. Yuzhong Zhang, Daniel J. Jacob, Joannes D. Maasakkers, Melissa P. Sulprizio, Jian-Xiong Sheng, Ritesh Gautam, and John Worden. 2018. “Monitoring global OH concentrations using satellite observations of atmospheric methane.”Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 18, 21, Pp. 15959-15973.2017Ye Cheng, Yuhang Wang, Yuzhong Zhang, Gao Chen, James H. Crawford, Mary M. Kleb, Glenn S. Diskin, and Andrew J. Weinheimer. 7/8/2017. “Large biogenic contribution to boundary layer O3-CO regression slope in summer.” Geophysical Research Letters, 40. Baolei Lyu, Yuzhong Zhang, and Yongtao Hu. 2017. “Improving PM2.5 Air Quality Model Forecasts in China Using a Bias-Correction Framework.” Atmosphere, 8, 8, Pp. 147.Yufei Zou, Yuhang Wang, Yuzhong Zhang, and Ja-Ho Koo. 2017. “Arctic sea ice, Eurasia snow, and extreme winter haze in China.” Science Advances, 3, 3, Pp. e1602751. Ruixiong Zhang, Yuhang Wang, Qiusheng He, Laiguo Chen, Yuzhong Zhang, Hang Qu, Charles Smeltzer, Jianfeng Li, Leonardo Alvarado, Mihalis Vrekoussis, and others. 2017. “Enhanced trans-Himalaya pollution transport to the Tibetan Plateau by cut-off low systems.” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17, 4, Pp.3083–3095.Yuzhong Zhang, Haviland Forrister, Jiumeng Liu, Jack E Dibb, Bruce Anderson, Joshua P Schwarz, Anne E Perring, Jose L Jimenez, Pedro Campuzano-Jost, Yuhang Wang, and others. 2017. “Top-of-atmosphere radiative forcing affected by brown carbon in the upper troposphere.” Nature Geoscience. 2016 and beforeX. Liu, Y. Zhang, L. G. Huey, RJ Yokelson, Y. Wang, J. L. Jimenez, P Campuzano-Jost, AJ Beyersdorf, DR Blake, Y Choi, and others. 2016. “Agricultural Fires in the Southeastern US during SEAC4RS: Emissions of Trace Gases and Particles and Evolution of Ozone, Reactive Nitrogen, and Organic Aerosol.” Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres.Yuzhong Zhang and Yuhang Wang. 2016. “Climate-driven ground-level ozone extreme in the fall over the Southeast United States.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Pp. 201602563. Dasa Gu, Yuhang Wang, Ran Yin, Yuzhong Zhang, and Charles Smeltzer. 2016. “Inverse modelling of NO x emissions over eastern China: uncertainties due to chemical non-linearity.” Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 9, 10, Pp. 5193.Yuzhong Zhang, Yuhang Wang, Gao Chen, Charles Smeltzer, James Crawford, Jennifer Olson, James Szykman, Andrew J Weinheimer, David J Knapp, Denise D Montzka, and others. 2016. “Large vertical gradient of reactive nitrogen oxides in the boundary layer: Modeling analysis of DISCOVER-AQ 2011 observations.” Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres.Yuzhong Zhang, Yuhang Wang, Burton Alonza Gray, Dasa Gu, Lee Mauldin, Christopher Cantrell, and Alan Bandy. 2014. “Surface and free tropospheric sources of methanesulfonic acid over the tropical Pacific Ocean.” Geophysical Research L
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