Research Fellow
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK

  • C. Li, R. V. Martin, A. van Donkelaar, B. Boys, M. Hammer, J.-W. Xu, E. A. Marais, A. Reff, M. Strum, D. Ridley, M. Crippa, M. Brauer, Q. Zhang, Trends in chemical composition of global and regional population-weighted fine particulate matter over the recent 25 years, Environ. Sci. Tech., in press, 2017, doi:10.1021/acs.est.7b02530. [PDF]

  • K. Cady-Pereira, V. Payne, J. Neu, K. Bowman, K. Miyazaki, E. A. Marais, S. Kulawik, Z. Tzompa-Sosa, J. Hegarty, Seasonal and spatial changes in trace gases over megacities from Aura TES observations: two case studies, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 9379-9398, 2017, doi:10.5194/acp-17-9379-2017. [PDF]

  • L. Zhu, L. J. Mickley, D. J. Jacob, E. A. Marais, J. Sheng, L. Hu, G. González Abad, K. Chance, Long-term (2005–2014) trends in formaldehyde (HCHO) columns across North America as seen by the OMI satellite instrument: Evidence of changing emissions of volatile organic compounds, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 7079–7086, 2017, doi:10.1002/2017GL073859. [PDF]

  • C. Chan Miller, D. J. Jacob, E. A. Marais, K. Yu, K. R. Travis, P. S. Kim, J. A. Fisher, L. Zhu, G. M. Wolfe, T. F. Hanisco, F. N. Keutsch, J. Kaiser, K.-E. Min, S. S. Brown, R. A. Washenfelder, G. González Abad, K. Chance, Glyoxal yield from isoprene oxidation and relation to formaldehyde: chemical mechanism, constraints from SENEX aircraft observations, and interpretation of OMI satellite data, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 8725-8738, 2017, doi:10.5194/acp-17-8725-2017. [PDF]

  • H. M. Horowitz, D. J. Jacob, Y. Zhang, T. S. Dibble, F. Slemr, H. M. Amos, J. A. Schmidt, E. S. Corbitt, E. A. Marais, E. M. Sunderland, A new mechanism for atmospheric mercury redox chemistry: implications for the global mercury budget, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 6353-6371, 2017, doi:10.5194/acp-17-6353-2017. [PDF]

  • E. A. Marais, D. J. Jacob, J. R. Turner, L. J. Mickley, Evidence of 1991-2013 decrease of biogenic secondary organic aerosol in response to SO2 emission controls, Environ. Res. Lett., 12 054018, 2017, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa69c8. [PDF]

  • R. F. Silvern, D. J. Jacob, P. S. Kim, E. A. Marais, J. R. Turner, P. Campuzano-Jost, J. L. Jimenez, Inconsistency of ammonium-sulfate aerosol ratios with thermodynamic models in the eastern US: a possible role of organic aerosol, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 5107-5118, 2017, doi:10.5194/acp-17-5107-2017. [PDF]

  • F. Lacey, E. A. Marais, D. Henze, C. Lee, A. van Donkelaar, R. Martin, M. Hannigan, C. Weidinmyer, Improving present day and future estimates of anthropogenic sectoral emissions and the resulting air quality impacts in Africa, Faraday Discuss., 200, 397-412, 2017, doi:10.1039/C7FD00011A. [Link to article]

  • K. R. Travis, D. J. Jacob, J. A. Fisher, P. S. Kim, E. A. Marais, L. Zhu, K. Yu, C. Chan Miller, R. M. Yantosca, M. P. Sulprizio, A. M. Thompson, P. O. Wennberg, J. D. Crounse, J. M. St Clair, R. C. Cohen, J. L. Laughner, J. E. Dibb, S. R. Hall, K. Ullmann, G. M. Wolfe, I. B. Pollack, J. Peischl, J. A. Neuman, X. Zhou, Why do models overestimate surface ozone in the Southeast United States?, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 13561-13577, 2016, doi:10.5194/acp-16-13561-2016. [PDF]

  • E. A. Marais, C. Wiedinmyer, Air Quality Impact of Diffuse and Inefficient Combustion Emissions in Africa (DICE-Africa), Environ. Sci. Tech., 50, 10739-10745, 2016, doi:10.1021/acs.est.6b02602. [Link to article]

  • J. A. Fisher, D. J. Jacob, K. R. Travis, P. S. Kim, E. A. Marais, C. Chan Miller, K. Yu, L. Zhu, R. M. Yantosca, M. P. Sulprizio, J. Mao, P. O. Wennberg, J. D. Crounse, A. P. Teng, T. B. Nguyen, J. M. St Clair, R. C. Cohen, P. Romer, B. A. Nault, P. J. Wooldridge, J. L. Jimenez, P. Campuzano-Jost, D. A. Day, W. Hu, P. B. Shepson, F. Xiong, D. R. Blake, A. H. Goldstein, P. K. Misztal, T. F. Hanisco, G. M. Wolfe, T. B. Ryerson, A. Wisthaler, T. Mikoviny, Organic nitrate chemistry and its implications for nitrogen budgets in an isoprene- and monoterpene-rich atmosphere: constraints from aircraft (SEAC4RS) and ground-based (SOAS) observations in the Southeast US, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 5969-5991, 2016, doi:10.5194/acp-16-5969-2016. [PDF]

  • K. Yu, D. J. Jacob, J. A. Fisher, P. S. Kim, E. A. Marais, C. Chan Miller, K. R. Travis, L. Zhu, R. M. Yantosca, M. P. Sulprizio, R. C. Cohen, J. E. Dibb, A. Fried, T. Mikoviny, T. B. Ryerson, P. O. Wennberg, A. Wisthaler, Sensitivity to grid resolution in the ability of a chemical transport model to simulate observed oxidant chemistry under high-isoprene conditions, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 4369-4378, 2016, doi:10.5194/acp-16-4369-2016. [PDF]

  • B. Franco, E. A. Marais, B. Bovy, W. Bader, B. Lejeune, G. Roland, C. Servais, E. Mahieu, Diurnal cycle and multi-decadal trend of formaldehyde in the remote atmosphere near 46° N, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 4171-4189, 2016, doi:10.5194/acp-16-4171-2016. [PDF]

  • E. A. Marais, D. J. Jacob, J. L. Jimenez, P. Campuzano-Jost, D. A. Day, W. Hu, J. Krechmer, L. Zhu, P. S. Kim, C. Chan Miller, J. A. Fisher, K. Travis, K. Yu, T. F. Hanisco, G. M. Wolfe, H. L. Arkinson, H. O. T. Pye, K. D. Froyd, J. Liao, V. F. McNeill, Aqueous-phase mechanism for secondary organic aerosol formation from isoprene: application to the Southeast United States and co-benefit of SO2 emission controls, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 1603-1618, 2016, doi:10.5194/acp-16-1603-2016. [PDF]

  • E. A. Marais, K. Chance, A geostationary air quality monitoring platform for Africa, South African Clean Air Journal, 25, 40-45, 2015, doi:10.17159/2410-972X/2015/v25n1a3. [PDF]

  • B. Franco, F. Hendrick, M. Van Roozendael, J.-F. Müller, T. Stavrakou, E. A. Marais, B. Bovy, W. Bader, C. Fayt, C. Hermans, B. Lejeune, G. Pinardi, C. Servais, E. Mahieu, Retrievals of formaldehyde from ground-based FTIR and MAX-DOAS observations at the Jungfraujoch station and comparisons with GEOS-Chem and IMAGES model simulations, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 1733-1756, 2015, doi:10.5194/amt-8-1733-2015. [PDF]

  • E. A. Marais, D. J. Jacob, K. Wecht, C. Lerot, L. Zhang, K. Yu, T. P. Kurosu, K. Chance, B. Sauvage, Anthropogenic emissions in Nigeria and implications for ozone air quality: a view from space, Atmos. Environ., 99, 32-40, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.09.055. [PDF]

  • L. Zhu, D. J. Jacob, L. J. Mickley, E. A. Marais, D. S. Cohan, Y. Yoshida, B. N. Duncan, G. González Abad, K. V. Chance, Anthropogenic emissions of highly reactive volatile organic compounds in eastern Texas from oversampling of satellite (OMI) measurements of HCHO columns, Environ. Res. Lett., 9, 114004, 2014, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/11/114004. [PDF]

  • C. R. Nowlan, R. V. Martin, S. Philip, L. N. Lamsal, N. A. Krotkov, E. A. Marais, S. Wang, Q. Zhang, Global dry deposition of nitrogen dioxide and sulfur dioxide inferred from space-based measurements, Global Biogeochem. Cy. 28, 1025-1043, 2014, doi:10.1002/2014GB004805. [PDF]

  • E. A. Marais, D. J. Jacob, A. Guenther, K. Chance, T. P. Kurosu, J. G. Murphy, C. E. Reeves, H. O. T Pye, Improved model of isoprene emissions in Africa using OMI satellite observations of formaldehyde: implications for oxidants and particulate matter, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 7693-7703, 2014, doi:10.5194/acp-14-7693-2014. [PDF]

  • Q. Wang, D. J. Jacob, J. R. Spackman, A. E. Perring, J. P. Schwarz, N. Moteki, E. A. Marais, C. Ge, J. Wang, S. R. H. Barrett, Global budget and radiative forcing of black carbon aerosol: constraints from pole-to-pole (HIPPO) observations across the Pacific, J. Geophys. Res., 119, 195-206, 2014, doi:10.1002/2013JD020824. [PDF]

  • M. P. Barkley, I. De Smedt, M. Van Roozendael, T. P. Kurosu, K. Chance, A. Arneth, D. Hagberg, A. Guenther, F. Paulot, E. A. Marais, J. Mao, Top-down isoprene emissions over tropical South America inferred from SCIAMACHY and OMI formaldehyde columns, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 6849-6868, 2013, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50552. [PDF]

  • E. A. Marais, D. J. Jacob, T. P. Kurosu, K. Chance, J. G. Murphy, C. Reeves, G. Mills, S. Casadio, D. B. Millet, M. P. Barkley, F. Paulot, J. Mao, Isoprene emissions in Africa inferred from OMI observations of formaldehyde columns, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 6219-6235, 2012, doi:10.5194/acp-12-6219-2012. [PDF]