Publications

Selected Publications

J. A. de Gouw, J.B. Gilman, S.-W. Kim, S. L. Alvarez, S. Dusanter, M. Graus, S. M. Griffith, G. Isaacman-VanWertz, W. C. Kuster, B. L. Lefer, B. M. Lerner, B. C. McDonald, B. Rappenglueck, J. M. Roberts, P. S. Stevens, J. Stutz, P. R. Veres, R. Volkamer, C. Warneke, R. A. Washenfelder. Chemistry of Volatile Organic Compounds in the Los Angeles Basin: Formation of Oxygenated Compounds and Determination of Emission Ratios, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 123, 2298–2319, 2018

S. Sklaveniti, N. Locoge, P. S. Stevens, E. Wood, S. Kundu, and S. Dusanter, Development of an instrument for direct ozone production rate measurements: Measurement reliability and current limitations, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 11, 741-761, 2018

M. Lew, S. Dusanter, and P. S. Stevens, Measurement of interferences associated with the detection of the hydroperoxy radical in the atmosphere using laser-induced fluorescence, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 11, 95–109, 2018

P. Rickly and P. S. Stevens, A potential interference with laser-induced fluorescence measurements of ambient OH from the ozonolysis of biogenic alkenes, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 11,1-16, 2018

J. A. de Gouw, J. B. Gilman, S. W. Kim, B. M. Lerner, G. Isaacman-VanWertz, B. C. McDonald, C. Warneke, W.C. Kuster, B. L. Lefer, S.M. Griffith, S. Dusanter, P. S. Stevens, J. Stutz, Chemistry of Volatile Organic Compounds in the Los Angeles Basin:  Nighttime Removal of Alkenes and Determination of Emission Ratios, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 122, 11843-11861, 2017

B. C. Schulze, H. W. Wallace, J. H. Flynn, B. L. Lefer, M. H. Erickson, B. T. Jobson, S. Dusanter, S. M. Griffith, R. F. Hansen, P. S. Stevens, T. VanReken, and R. J. Griffin, Differences in BVOC oxidation and SOA formation above and below the forest canopy, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17, 1805-1828, 2017

S. M. Griffith, R. F. Hansen, S. Dusanter, V. Michoud, J. B. Gilman, W. C. Kuster, P. R. Veres, M. Graus, J. A. de Gouw, J. Roberts, C. Young, R. Washenfelder, S. S. Brown, R. Thalman, E. Waxman, R. Volkamer, C. Tsai, J. Stutz, J. H. Flynn, N. Grossberg, B. Lefer, S. L. Alvarez, B. Rappenglueck, L. H. Mielke, H. D. Osthoff, P. S. Stevens, Measurements of hydroxyl and hydroperoxy radicals during CalNex-LA: Model comparisons and radical budgets, Journal of Geophysical Research, 121, 4211–4232, doi:10.1002/2015JD024358, 2016

P. E. Carey, Jr. and P. S. Stevens, Experimental and theoretical study of the kinetics of the OH + propionaldehyde reaction between 277 and 375K at low pressure, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 120, 1377–1385, 2016 (Invited article, James G. Anderson Festschrift)

S. E. Pusede, T. C. VandenBoer, J. G. Murphy, M. Z. Markovic, C. J. Young, P. R. Veres, J. M. Roberts, R. A. Washenfelder, S. S. Brown, X. Ren, C. Tsai, J. Stutz, W. H. Brune, E. C. Browne, P. J. Wooldridge, A. R. Graham, R. Weber, A. H. Goldstein, S. Dusanter, S. M. Griffith, P. S. Stevens, B. L. Lefer, and R. C. Cohen, An Atmospheric Constraint on the NO2 Dependence of Daytime Near-Surface Nitrous Acid (HONO), Environmental Science and Technology49, 12774−12781, 2015. 

R. F. Hansen, M. Blocquet, C. Schoemaecker, T. Léonardis, N. Locoge, C. Fittschen, B. Hanoune, P. S. Stevens, V. Sinha, S. Dusanter, Intercomparison of the Comparative Reactivity Method (CRM) and Pump-Probe technique for measuring total OH reactivity in an urban environment, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 8, 4243-4264, 2015

V. Michoud, R. F. Hansen, N. Locoge, P. S. Stevens, and S. Dusanter, Detailed characterizations of a Comparative Reactivity Method (CRM) instrument: Experiments vs. modelling, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 8, 3537-3553, 2015

K.R. Baker, A.G. Carlton, T.E. Kleindienst, J.H. Offenberg, M.R. Beaver, D.R. Gentner, A.H. Goldstein, P.L. Hayes, J.L. Jimenez, J.B. Gilman, J.A. de Gouw, M.C. Woody, H.O.T. Pye, J.T. Kelly, M. Lewandowski, M. Jaoui, P.S. Stevens, W.H. Brune, Y.-H. Lin, C.L. Rubitschun, and J.D. Surratt, Gas and aerosol carbon in California: comparison of measurements and model predictions in Pasadena and Bakersfield, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15, 5243-5258, 2015

C. J. Young, R. A. Washenfelder, P. M. Edwards, D. D. Parrish, J. B. Gilman, W. C. Kuster, L. H. Mielke, H. D. Osthoff, C. Tsai, O. Pikelnaya, J. Stutz, P. R. Veres, J. M. Roberts, S. Griffith, S. Dusanter, P. S. Stevens, J. Flynn, N. Grossberg, B. Lefer, J. S. Holloway, J. Peischl, T. B. Ryerson, E. L. Atlas, D. R. Blake, and S. S. Brown, Evaluating evidence for Cl sources and oxidation chemistry in a coastal, urban environment, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14, 3427-3440, 2014

R. F. Hansen, S. Griffith, S. Dusanter, P. Rickly, P. S. Stevens, S. B. Bertman, M. A. Carroll, M. H. Erickson, J. H. Flynn, N. Grossberg, B. T. Jobson, B. L. Lefer, and H. W. Wallace, Total hydroxyl radical reactivity during CABINEX 2009 - Part 1: Field measurements. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14, 2923–2937, 2014

J. A. Liljegren and P. S. Stevens, Measurements of the kinetics of the reaction of OH radicals with 3-methylfuran at low pressure,International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, 45, 787–794, 2013

P. L. Hayes, A. M. Ortega, M. J. Cubison, W. Hu, D. W. Toohey, J. H. Flynn, B. L. Lefer, N. Grossberg, S. Alvarez, B. Rappenglück, J. Taylor, J. D. Allan, J. S. Holloway, J. B. Gilman, W. C. Kuster, J. A. de Gouw, P. Massoli, X. Zhang, J. Liu, R. J. Weber, A. Corrigan, L. M. Russell, Y. Zhao, S. S. Cliff, A. S. Wexler, G. Isaacman, D. R. Worton, N. M. Kreisberg, S. V. Hering, A. H. Goldstein, R. Thalman, R. Volkamer, Y. H. Lin, J. D. Surratt, J. H. Offenberg, K. D. Froyd, S. Dusanter, S. Griffith, P. S. Stevens, J. Brioude, W. M. Angevine, J. L. Jimenez, Aerosol Composition and Sources in Los Angeles During the 2010 CalNex Campaign, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 118, 9233–9257, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50530, 2013

M. A. Navarro, S. Dusanter, and P. S. Stevens, Temperature dependence of the yields of methacrolein and methyl vinyl ketone from the OH-initiated oxidation of isoprene under NOx-free conditions, Atmospheric Environment, 79, 59-66, 2013

S. Griffith, R. Hansen, S. Dusanter, P. S. Stevens, M. Alaghmand, S. Bertman, M. Carroll, M. Erickson, M. Galloway, N. Grossberg, J. Hottle, J. Hou, T. Jobson, A. Kammrath, F. Keutsch, B. Lefer, L. Mielke, A. O’Brien, P. Shepson, M. Thurlow, W. Wallace, N. Zhang, X. Zhou, OH and HO2 radical chemistry during PROPHET 2008 and CABINEX 2009 – Part 1: Measurements and model comparison, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, 5403-5423, 2013

K. A. Pratt, L. H. Mielke, P. B. Shepson, A. M. Bryan, A. L. Steiner, J. Ortega, D. Helmig, C. S. Vo-gel, S. Griffith, S. Dusanter, P. S. Stevens, M. Alaghmand, A one-dimensional model study of individual reactive biogenic volatile organic compounds and their contributions to organic nitrates above a mixed forest, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 10125-10143, 2012

A. M. Bryan, R. Forkel, S. B. Bertman, M. A. Carroll, S. Dusanter, G. D. Edwards, S. Griffith, A. B. Guenther, R. F. Hansen, D. Helmig, T. Jobson, F. N. Keutsch, B. L. Lefer, S. N. Pressley, P. B. Shepson, P. S. Stevens, and A. L. Steiner, In-canopy gas-phase chemistry during the 2009 CABINEX field campaign: Sensitivity to isoprene chemistry and vertical mixing,Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 8829-8849, 2012

S. M. Dietrick, A. B. Pacheco, P. S. Stevens, and S. S. Iyengar, “Pump-probe” atom-centered density matrix propagation studies to gauge anharmonicity and energy repartitioning in atmospheric reactive adducts: Case study of the OH + Isoprene and OH + Butadiene reaction intermediates, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 116, 4108-4128, 2012

D. Kim, P.S. Stevens, and R. A. Hites, Kinetic isotope effects and rate constants for the gas-phase reactions of deuterated toluenes with OH from 298-413 K, International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, 44, 821-827, 2012

S. M. Dietrick, A. B. Pacheco, P. S. Stevens, and S. S. Iyengar, The influence of water on anharmonicity, stability and vibrational energy distribution of hydrogen-bonded adducts in atmospheric reactions: Case study of the OH + Isoprene reaction intermediate using ab-initio molecular dynamics, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 116, 399–414, 2012

M. M. Galloway, J. P. DiGangi, J. R. Hottle, A. J. Huisman, L. H. Mielke, M. Alaghmand, P. B. Shepson, J. Weremijewicz, H. Klavon, F. M. McNea, M. A. Carroll, S. Griffith, R. F. Hansen, S. Dusanter, P. S. Stevens, S. B. Bertman, F. N. Keutsch, Observations and modeling of formaldehyde at the PROPHET mixed hardwood forest site in 2008, Atmospheric Environment, 49, 403-410, 2012

R. A. Washenfelder, C. J. Young, S. S. Brown, W. Angevine, E. L. Atlas, D. R. Blake, D. M. Bon, M. J. Cubison, J. A. de Gouw, S. Dusanter, J. Flynn, J. B. Gilman, M. Graus, S. Griffith, N. Grossberg, P. L. Hayes, J. L. Jimenez, W. C. Kuster, B. L. Lefer, I. Pollack, T. B. Ryerson, H. Stark, P. S. Stevens, and M. K. Trainer, The glyoxal budget and its contribution to organic aerosol for Los Angeles, California during CalNex 2010, Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmospheres, 116, D00V02, doi:10.1029/2011JD016314, 2011

X. Zhou, N. Zhang, M. TerAvest, J. Hou, D. Tang, S. Bertman,  M. Alaghmand, P. B. Shepson, M. A. Carroll, S. Griffith, S. Dusanter, and P. S. Stevens, Nitric Acid Photolysis on Forest Canopy Surface as a Tropospheric Nitrous Acid Source, Nature Geosciences4, 440-443, 2011

M. A. Navarro, S. Dusanter, R. A. Hites, and P. S. Stevens, Radical dependence of the yields of methacrolein and methyl vinyl ketone from the OH-initiated oxidation of isoprene under NOx-free conditions.  Environmental Science and Technology, 45, 923–929, 2011

D. Kim, P. S. Stevens, and R. A. Hites, Rate constants for the gas-phase reactions of b-ocimene, β-myrcene, and (E)- β-farnesene with OH and O3 as a function of temperature. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 115, 500–506, 2011

L. T. Molina, S. Madronich, J. S. Gaffney, E. Apel, B. de Foy, J. Fast, R. Ferrare, S. Herndon, J. L. Jimenez, B. Lamb, A. R. Osornio-Vargas, P. Russell, J. J. Schauer, P. S. Stevens, and M. Zavala.  An overview of the MILAGRO 2006 campaign:  Mexico City emissions and their transport and transformation.  Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10, 8697-8760, 2010

G. Li, W. Lei, M. Zavala, R. Volkamer, S. Dusanter, P. Stevens, and L. T. Molina, Impacts of HONO sources on the photochemistry in Mexico City during the MCMA-2006/MILAGRO Campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10, 6551–6567, 2010

M. Baasandorj, S. Griffith, S. Dusanter and P. S. Stevens.  Experimental and theoretical studies of the kinetics of the OH + hydroxyacetone reaction as a function of temperature.  Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 113, 10495-10502, 2009

S. Dusanter, D. Vimal, P. S. Stevens, R. Volkamer, L.T. Molina,  A. Baker, S. Meinardi, D. Blake, P. Sheehy, A. Merten, E. Fortner, J. Zheng, R. Zhang, W. Junkermann, M. Dubey, T. Rahn, B. Eichinger, P. Lewandowski, J. Prueger, and H. Holder.  Measurements of OH and HO2 Concentrations during the MCMA-2006 Field Campaign: Part 2 – Model Comparison and Radical Budget, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 9, 6655-6675, 2009

S. Dusanter, D. Vimal, P. S. Stevens, R. Volkamer and L. T. Molina.  Measurements of OH and HO2 Concentrations during the MCMA-2006 Field Campaign: Part 1 - Deployment of the Indiana University Laser-Induced Fluorescence Instrument.  Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 9,1665-1685, 2009

J. Zheng, R. Zhang, E. C. Fortner, L. Molina, A. C. Aiken, J. L. Jimenez, K. Gaggeler, J. Dommen, S. Dusanter, P. S. Stevens, and X. Tie, Measurements of HNO3 and N2O5 using Ion drift – Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry during the MCMA – 2006 Campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 8, 6823-6838, 2008

D. Vimal, A. B. Pacheco, S. S. Iyengar, and P. S. Stevens.  Experimental and ab initio dynamical investigations of the kinetics and intra-molecular energy transfer mechanisms for the OH + 1,3-butadiene reaction between 263 and 423 K at low pressure.  Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 112, 7227-7237, 2008

S. Dusanter, D. Vimal, and P. S. Stevens.  Measuring tropospheric OH and HO2 by laser-induced fluorescence at low pressure: A comparison of calibration techniques.  Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 8, 8, 321-340, 2008

M. Baasandorj, and P. S. Stevens. Experimental and theoretical studies of the kinetics of the reactions of OH and OD with 2-methyl-3-buten-2-ol between 300 and 415 K at low pressure. Journal of Physical Chemistry A111, 640-649, 2007

D. Vimal and P. S. Stevens. Experimental and Theoretical Studies of the Kinetics of the Reactions of OH Radicals with Acetic Acid, Acetic Acid–d3 and Acetic Acid–d4 at Low Pressure, Journal of Physical Chemistry A110, 11509-11516, 2006

M. E. Davis, W. Drake, D. Vimal, and P. S. Stevens. Theoretical and experimental studies of the kinetics of the reactions of OH and OD with acetone and acetone-d6 at low pressure. The Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology, A: Chemistry, 176, 162-171, 2005

M. E. Davis, C. Tapscott, and P. S. Stevens.  Measurements of the kinetics of the OH-initiated oxidation of b-pinene:  Radical propagation in the OH + b-pinene + O2 + NO reaction system.  International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, 37, 522-531, 2005

J. D. Raff, P. S. Stevens, and R. A. Hites.  Relative Rate and Product Studies of the OH-Acetone Reaction. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 109, 4728-4735, 2005

W. Lee, M. Baasandorj, P. S. Stevens, and R. A. Hites.  Monitoring the OH-Initiated Oxidation Kinetics of Isoprene and its Products using On-line Mass Spectrometry.  Environmental Science and Technology39, 1030-1036, 2005

M. E. Davis and P. S. Stevens.  Measurements of the kinetics of the OH-initiated oxidation of a-pinene:  Radical propagation in the OH + a-pinene + O2 + NO reaction system.  Atmospheric Environment39, 1765-1774, 2005

B. Chuong and P. S. Stevens.  Measurements of the kinetics of the OH-initiated oxidation of methy vinyl ketone and methacrolein.  International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, 36, 12-25, 2004

W. Lee, P. S. Stevens, and R. A. Hites.  Rate constants for the gas-phase reactions of methylphenanthrenes with OH as a function of temperature.  Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 107, 6603-6608, 2003

B. Chuong and P. S. Stevens.  Kinetics of the OH + methyl vinyl ketone and OH + methacrolein reactions at low pressure.  Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 107, 2185-2191, 2003

B. Chuong and P. S. Stevens.  Measurements of the kinetics of the OH-initiated oxidation of isoprene.  Journal of Geophysical Research, 107, D13, 4162, doi:10.1029/2001JD000865, 2002

B. Chuong, M. Davis, M. Edwards, and P. S. Stevens.  Measurements of the kinetics of the OH + a-pinene and OH + b-pinene reactions at low pressure.  International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, 34, 300-308, 2002

P. S. Stevens, E. Seymour, and Z. Li.  Theoretical and experimental studies of the reaction of OH with isoprene.  Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 104, 5989-5997, 2000

B. Chuong and P. S. Stevens.  Kinetic study of the OH + isoprene and OH + ethylene reactions between 2 ‑ 6 Torr and over the temperature range 300 ‑ 423 K.  Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 104, 5230-5237, 2000

P. Stevens, D. L’Esperance, B. Chuong, and G. Martin.  Measurements of the kinetics of the OH-initiated oxidation of isoprene: Radical propagation in the OH + Isoprene + O2 + NO Reaction System.  International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, 31, 637-643, 1999