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Lawrence I. Kleinman

Chemist

Education

  • University of California at Irvine, Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Yale University, Ph.D., Chemistry
  • City College of New York, B.S., Chemistry

Awards, Honors and Memberships

  • American Physical Society
  • American Geophysical Union

Areas of Interest

  • Kinetics and transport of atmospheric pollutants
  • Chemical dynamics.

Experience

  • Theoretical and experimental studies of the chemical and physical factors affecting the formation of oxidants and the acidity of precipitation
  • Design of field programs and analysis of chemical and meteorological observations
  • Formulation of techniques for calculating source receptor relations
  • Theoretical studies on low and high NOx chemical regimes and multiple photochemical states of the atmosphere
  • Responsible for regional air quality analyses used in DOE evaluation of future energy scenarios
  • Research contributions in the fields of air pollution modeling, chemical kinetics, and quantum mechanics

Publications (since 2009)

Lee, Y.-N., Springston, S., Jayne, J., Wang, J., Hubbe, J., Senum, G., Kleinman, L., and Daum, P. Chemical composition and sources of coastal marine aerosol particles during the 2008 VOCALS-REx campaign. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 13, 26043-26115, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-26043-2013 (2013).

Min, Q., Joseph, E., Lin, Y., Min, L., Yin, B., Daum, P. H., Kleinman, L. I., Wang, J., and Lee, Y.-N. Validation of MODIS cloud microphysical properties with in situ measurements over the Southeast Pacific. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 12, 1419-1449, doi:10.5194/acpd-12-1419-2012 (2012).

Kleinman, L. I., Daum, P. H., Lee, Y.-N., Lewis, E. R., Sedlacek III, A. J., Senum, G. I., Springston, S. R., Wang, J., Hubbe, J., Jayne, J., Min, Q., Yum, S. S., and Allen, G. Aerosol concentration and size distribution measured below, in, and above cloud from the DOE G-1 during VOCALS-REx. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 11, 207-223, doi:10.5194/acp-12-207-2012 (2012).

Sedlacek III, A. J., Lewis, E. R., Kleinman, L., Xu, J., and Zhang, Q. Determination of and Evidence for Non-Core-Shell Structure of Particles Containing Black Carbon using the Single Particle Soot Photometer (SP2). Geophys. Res. Lettrs. 39, L06802, doi:10.1029/2012GL050905 (2012).

Zaveri, R. A., et al.  Overview of the 2010 Carbonaceous Aerosols and Radiative Effects Study (CARES). Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 12, 1299-1400, doi:10.5194/acpd-12-1299-2012 (2012).

Allen, G., Coe, H., Clarke, A., Bretherton, C., Wood, R., Abel, S. J., Barrett, P., Brown, P., George, R., Freitag, S., McNaughton, C., Howell, S., Shank, L., Kapustin, V., Brekhovskikh, V., Kleinman, L., Lee, Y.-N., Springston, S., Toniazzo, T., Krejci, R., Fochesatto, J., Shaw, G., Krecl, P., Brooks, B., McKeeking, G., Bower, K. N., Williams, P. I., Crosier, J., Crawford, I., Connolly, P., Covert, D., and Bandy, A. R. Southeast Pacific atmospheric composition and variability sampled along 20˚S during VOCALS-REx. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 11, 681-744, doi:10.5194/acpd-11-681-2011 (2011).

Kleinman, L. I., Daum, P. H., Lee, Y.-N., Lewis, E. R., Sedlacek III, A. J., Senum, G. I., Springston, S. R., Wang, J., Hubbe, J., Jayne, J., Min, Q., Yum, S. S., and Allen, G. Aerosol concentration and size distribution measured below, in, and above cloud from the DOE G-1 during VOCALS-REx. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 11, 17289-17336, doi:10.5194/acpd-11-17289-2011 (2011).

Apel, E. C., Emmons, L., Karl, T., Flocke, F., Hills, A. J., Madronich, S., Lee-Taylor, J., Fried, A., Weibring, P., Walega, J., Richter, D., Tie, X., Mauldin, L., Campos, T., Sive, B., Kleinman, L., Springston, S., Zaveri, R., Ortega, J., Voss, P., Blake, D., Baker, A., Warneke, C., Welsh-Bon, D., deGouw, J., Zheng, Z., Zhang, R., Rudolph, J., Junkermann, W., and Riemer, D. D. Chemical evolution of volatile organic compounds in the outflow of the Mexico City Metropolitan area. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 2353-2376 (2010).

Hodzic, A., Jimenez, J. L., Madronich, S., Canagaratna, M. R., DeCarlo, P. F., Kleinman, L., and Fast, J. Modeling organic aerosols in a megacity: Potential contribution of semi-volatile and intermediate volatility primary organic compounds to secondary organic aerosol formation. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 5491-5514, doi:10.5194/acp-10-5491-2010 (2010).

Hodzic, A., Jimenez, J. L., Madronich, S., Canagaratna, M. R., DeCarlo, P. F., Kleinman, L., and Fast, J. Potential contribution of semi-volatile and intermediate volatility primary organic compounds to secondary organic aerosol in the Mexico City region. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 10, 657-710 (2010).

Lewandowski, P. A., Eichinger, W. E., Holder, H., Prueger, J., Wang, J., and Kleinman, L. I. Vertical distribution of aerosols in the vicinity of Mexico City during MILAGRO-2006 Campaign. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10, 1017-1030 (2010).

Zaveri, R. A., Berkowitz, C. M., Brechtel, F. J., Gilles, M. K., Hubbe, J. M., Jayne, J. T., Kleinman, L. I., Laskin, A., Madronich, S., Onasch, T. B., Pekour, M. S., Springston, S. R., Thornton, J. A., Tivanski, A. V., and Worsnop, D. R. Nighttime chemical evolution of aerosol and trace gases in a power plant plume: Implications for secondary organic nitrate and organosulfate aerosol formation, NO3 radical chemistry, and N2O5 heterogeneous hydrolysis. J. Geophys. Res. 115, D12304, doi:10.1029/2009JD013250 (2010).

Apel, E. C., Emmons, L., Karl, T., Flocke, F., Hills, A. J., Madronich, S., Lee-Taylor, J., Fried, A., Weibring, P., Walega, J., Richter, D., Tie, X., Mauldin, L., Campos, T., Sive, B., Kleinman, L., Springston, S., Zaveri, R., Ortega, J., Voss, P., Blake, D., Baker, A., Warneke, C., Welsh-Bon, D., deGouw, J., Zheng, Z., Zhang, R., Rudolph, J., Junkermann, W., and Riemer, D. D. Chemical evolution of volatile organic compounds in the outflow of the Mexico City Metropolitan area. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. 9, 24085–24143 (2009).

Fast, J., Aiken, A. C., Allan, J., Alexander, L., Campos, T., Canagaratna, M. R., Chapman, E., DeCarlo, P. F., deFoy, B., Gaffney, J., deGouw, J., Doran, J. C., Emmons, L., Hodzic, A., Herndon, S. C., Huey, G., Jayne, J. T., Jimenez, J. L., Kleinman, L., Kuster, W., Marley, N., Russell, L., Ochoa, C., Onasch, T. B., Pekour, M., Song, C., Ulbrich, I. M., Warneke, C., Welsh-Bon, D., Wiedinmyer, C., Worsnop, D. R., Yu, X.-Y., and Zaveri, R. Evaluating simulated primary anthropogenic and biomass burning organic aerosols during MILAGRO: Implications for assessing treatments of secondary organic aerosols. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 9, 6191–6215 (2009).

Kleinman, L. I., Springston, S. R., Wang, J., Daum, P. H., Lee, Y.-N., Nunnermacker, L. J., Senum, G. I., Weinstein-Lloyd, J., Alexander, M. L., Hubbe, J., Ortega, J., Zaveri, R. A., Canagaratna, M. R., and Jayne, J. The time evolution of aerosol size distribution over the Mexico City plateau. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 9, 4261-4278 (2009).

Rogers, R. R., Hair, J. W., Hostetler, C. A., Ferrare, R. A., Obland, M. D., Cook, A. L., Harper, D. B., Burton, S. P., Shinozuka, Y., McNaughton, C. S., Clarke, A. D., Redemann, J., Russell, P. B., Livingston, J. M., and Kleinman, L. I. NASA LaRC airborne high spectral resolution lidar aerosol measurements during MILAGRO: Observations and validation. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 9, 8817-8856 (2009).