Development and demonstration of a Lagrangian dispersion modeling system for real‐time prediction of smoke haze pollution from biomass burning in Southeast Asia

Article English OPEN
Hertwig, Denise; Burgin, Laura; Gan, Christopher; Hort, Matthew; Jones, Andrew; Shaw, Felicia; Witham, Claire; Zhang, Kathy;

Abstract Transboundary smoke haze caused by biomass burning frequently causes extreme air pollution episodes in maritime and continental Southeast Asia. With millions of people being affected by this type of pollution every year, the task to introduce smoke haze related... View more
  • References (30)
    30 references, page 1 of 3

    Akagi, S. K., R. J. Yokelson, C. Wiedinmyer, M. J. Alvarado, J. S. Reid, T. Karl, J. D. Crounse, and P. O. Wennberg (2011), Emission factors for open and domestic biomass burning for use in atmospheric models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11(9), 4039-4072, doi:10.5194/acp-11-4039-2011.

    Andela, N., J. W. Kaiser, A. Heil, T. van Leeuwen, M. Wooster, G. van der Werf, S. Remy, and M. Schultz (2013), Assessment of the global fire assimilation system (GFASv1), Tech. Memo. 702, ECMWF, Reading, U. K.

    Andreae, M. O., and P. Merlet (2001), Emission of trace gases and aerosols from biomass burning, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 15(4), 955-966, doi:10.1029/2000GB001382.

    Atwood, S. A., J. S. Reid, S. M. Kreidenweis, L. E. Yu, S. V. Salinas, B. N. Chew, and R. Balasubramanian (2013), Analysis of source regions for smoke events in Singapore for the 2009 El Niño burning season, Atmos. Environ., 78, 219-230, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.04.047.

    Balasubramanian, R., T. Victor, and R. Begum (1999), Impact of biomass burning on rainwater acidity and composition in Singapore, J. Geophys. Res., 104(D21), 26,881-26,890, doi:10.1029/1999JD900247.

    Benedetti, A., et al. (2009), Aerosol analysis and forecast in the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts Integrated Forecast System: 2. Data assimilation, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D13205, doi:10.1029/2008JD011115.

    Borrego, C., A. Monteiro, M. T. Pay, I. Ribeiro, A. I. Miranda, S. Basart, and J. M. Baldasano (2011), How bias-correction can improve air quality forecasts over Portugal, Atmos. Environ., 45(37), 6629-6641, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.09.006.

    Byun, D., and K. L. Schere (2006), Review of the governing equations, computational algorithms, and other components of the Models-3 Community Multiscale Air Quality (CMAQ) modeling system, Appl. Mech. Rev., 59(2), 51-77, doi:10.1115/1.2128636.

    Chang, C.-P., Z. Wang, J. McBride, and C.-H. Lu (2005), Annual cycle of Southeast Asia-Maritime Continent rainfall and the asymmetric monsoon transition, J. Clim., 18, 287-301, doi:10.1175/JCLI-3257.1.

    Chew, B. N., J. R. Campbell, S. V. Salinas, C. W. Chang, J. S. Reid, E. J. Welton, B. N. Holben, and S. C. Liew (2013), Aerosol particle vertical distributions and optical properties over Singapore, Atmos. Environ., 79, 599-613, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.06.026.

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark