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Executive editors:
Ulrich
 
Pöschl
,
Ken Carslaw, Maria Cristina Facchini, Thomas Koop & Rolf Sander

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (ACP) is an international scientific journal dedicated to the publication and public discussion of high-quality studies investigating the Earth's atmosphere and the underlying chemical and physical processes. It covers the altitude range from the land and ocean surface up to the turbopause, including the troposphere, stratosphere, and mesosphere.

The main subject areas comprise atmospheric modelling, field measurements, remote sensing, and laboratory studies of gases, aerosols, clouds and precipitation, isotopes, radiation, dynamics, biosphere interactions, and hydrosphere interactions (for details see journal subject areas). The journal scope is focused on studies with general implications for atmospheric science rather than investigations that are primarily of local or technical interest.

Recent papers
21 Mar 2019
A novel approach for characterizing the variability in mass–dimension relationships: results from MC3E
Joseph A. Finlon, Greg M. McFarquhar, Stephen W. Nesbitt, Robert M. Rauber, Hugh Morrison, Wei Wu, and Pengfei Zhang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 3621-3643, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3621-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3621-2019, 2019
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21 Mar 2019
Constructing a data-driven receptor model for organic and inorganic aerosol – a synthesis analysis of eight mass spectrometric data sets from a boreal forest site
Mikko Äijälä, Kaspar R. Daellenbach, Francesco Canonaco, Liine Heikkinen, Heikki Junninen, Tuukka Petäjä, Markku Kulmala, André S. H. Prévôt, and Mikael Ehn
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 3645-3672, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3645-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3645-2019, 2019
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21 Mar 2019
Characterising the seasonal and geographical variability in tropospheric ozone, stratospheric influence and recent changes
Ryan S. Williams, Michaela I. Hegglin, Brian J. Kerridge, Patrick Jöckel, Barry G. Latter, and David A. Plummer
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 3589-3620, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3589-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3589-2019, 2019
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21 Mar 2019
Potential impacts of cold frontal passage on air quality over the Yangtze River Delta, China
Hanqing Kang, Bin Zhu, Jinhui Gao, Yao He, Honglei Wang, Jifeng Su, Chen Pan, Tong Zhu, and Bu Yu
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 3673-3685, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3673-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3673-2019, 2019
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21 Mar 2019
Characteristics and sources of aerosol aminiums over the eastern coast of China: Insights from the integrated observations in a coastal city, adjacent island and the marginal seas
Shengqian Zhou, Haowen Li, Tianjiao Yang, Ying Chen, Congrui Deng, Yahui Gao, Changping Chen, and Jian Xu
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2019-107,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2019-107, 2019
Manuscript under review for ACP (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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Highlight articles
13 Mar 2019
Trends in global tropospheric ozone inferred from a composite record of TOMS/OMI/MLS/OMPS satellite measurements and the MERRA-2 GMI simulation
Jerry R. Ziemke, Luke D. Oman, Sarah A. Strode, Anne R. Douglass, Mark A. Olsen, Richard D. McPeters, Pawan K. Bhartia, Lucien Froidevaux, Gordon J. Labow, Jacquie C. Witte, Anne M. Thompson, David P. Haffner, Natalya A. Kramarova, Stacey M. Frith, Liang-Kang Huang, Glen R. Jaross, Colin J. Seftor, Mathew T. Deland, and Steven L. Taylor
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 3257-3269, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3257-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-3257-2019, 2019
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08 Feb 2019
Evidence for a major missing source in the global chloromethane budget from stable carbon isotopes
Enno Bahlmann, Frank Keppler, Julian Wittmer, Markus Greule, Heinz Friedrich Schöler, Richard Seifert, and Cornelius Zetzsch
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 1703-1719, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-1703-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-1703-2019, 2019
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24 Jan 2019
Positive matrix factorization of organic aerosol: insights from a chemical transport model
Anthoula D. Drosatou, Ksakousti Skyllakou, Georgia N. Theodoritsi, and Spyros N. Pandis
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 973-986, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-973-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-973-2019, 2019
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14 Jan 2019
Volatile organic compounds and ozone in Rocky Mountain National Park during FRAPPÉ
Katherine B. Benedict, Yong Zhou, Barkley C. Sive, Anthony J. Prenni, Kristi A. Gebhart, Emily V. Fischer, Ashley Evanoski-Cole, Amy P. Sullivan, Sara Callahan, Bret A. Schichtel, Huiting Mao, Ying Zhou, and Jeffrey L. Collett Jr.
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 499-521, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-499-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-499-2019, 2019
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11 Jan 2019
Structural changes in the shallow and transition branch of the Brewer–Dobson circulation induced by El Niño
Mohamadou Diallo, Paul Konopka, Michelle L. Santee, Rolf Müller, Mengchu Tao, Kaley A. Walker, Bernard Legras, Martin Riese, Manfred Ern, and Felix Ploeger
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 425-446, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-425-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-425-2019, 2019
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Scheduled special issues
StratoClim stratospheric and upper tropospheric processes for better climate predictions (ACP/AMT inter-journal SI)
01 Mar 2019–01 Mar 2021 | | Information
Marine organic matter: from biological production in the ocean to organic aerosol particles and marine clouds (ACP/OS inter-journal SI)
01 Feb 2019–31 Jan 2021 | K. Kawamura, P. Zieger, and M. van Pinxteren | Information
01 Nov 2018–31 Oct 2021 | J.-F. Doussin, G. McFiggans, C. George, J. D. S Surratt, J. F. Hamilton, I. Riipinen, A. K. Bertram, and N. L. Ng | Information
08 Oct 2018–31 Dec 2019 | J. Joiner, B. Veihelmann, D. Loyola, H. Worden, J. Kim, H. Boesch, P. Levelt, I. Aben, and T. Röckmann | Information
Air Quality Research at Street-Level (ACP/GMD inter-journal SI)
01 Sep 2018–01 Sep 2021 | Y. Zhang, K. Sartelet, S. Gong, and Q. Zhang | Information
News
16 Jan 2019 SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications introduced the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1 January 2019

14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all journals published by Copernicus Publications.

16 Jan 2019 SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications introduced the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1 January 2019

14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all journals published by Copernicus Publications.

16 Jan 2019 Institutional Agreement between Iowa State University Library and Copernicus Publications

Iowa State University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

16 Jan 2019 Institutional Agreement between Iowa State University Library and Copernicus Publications

Iowa State University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

07 Dec 2018 Full-text html workflow comes along with mobile-optimized journal websites

Copernicus Publications recently launched its full-text HTML workflow and optimized the ACP website for mobile devices. Thereby, the user experience is significantly enhanced when reading ACP articles.

07 Dec 2018 Full-text html workflow comes along with mobile-optimized journal websites

Copernicus Publications recently launched its full-text HTML workflow and optimized the ACP website for mobile devices. Thereby, the user experience is significantly enhanced when reading ACP articles.

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