Journal cover Journal topic
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Journal topic

Journal metrics

Journal metrics

  • IF value: 5.509 IF 5.509
  • IF 5-year value: 5.689 IF 5-year
    5.689
  • CiteScore value: 5.44 CiteScore
    5.44
  • SNIP value: 1.519 SNIP 1.519
  • SJR value: 3.032 SJR 3.032
  • IPP value: 5.37 IPP 5.37
  • h5-index value: 86 h5-index 86
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 161 Scimago H
    index 161
ACP cover
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
20 Feb 2019
Physicochemical uptake and release of volatile organic compounds by soil in coated-wall flow tube experiments with ambient air
Guo Li, Yafang Cheng, Uwe Kuhn, Rongjuan Xu, Yudong Yang, Hannah Meusel, Zhibin Wang, Nan Ma, Yusheng Wu, Meng Li, Jonathan Williams, Thorsten Hoffmann, Markus Ammann, Ulrich Pöschl, Min Shao, and Hang Su
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 2209-2232, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-2209-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-2209-2019, 2019
Short summary
20 Feb 2019
Droplet activation behaviour of atmospheric black carbon particles in fog as a function of their size and mixing state
Ghislain Motos, Julia Schmale, Joel C. Corbin, Marco Zanatta, Urs Baltensperger, and Martin Gysel-Beer
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 2183-2207, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-2183-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-2183-2019, 2019
Short summary
20 Feb 2019
Intercomparison of biomass burning aerosol optical properties from in-situ and remote-sensing instruments in ORACLES-2016
Kristina Pistone, Jens Redemann, Sarah Doherty, Paquita Zuidema, Sharon Burton, Brian Cairns, Sabrina Cochrane, Richard Ferrare, Connor Flynn, Steffen Freitag, Steven Howell, Meloë Kacenelenbogen, Samuel LeBlanc, Xu Liu, K. Sebastian Schmidt, Arthur J. Sedlacek III, Michal Segal-Rosenhaimer, Yohei Shinozuka, Snorre Stamnes, Bastiaan van Diedenhoven, Gerard Van Harten, and Feng Xu
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2019-142,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2019-142, 2019
Manuscript under review for ACP (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
20 Feb 2019
Comparison of equatorial wave activity in the tropical tropopause layer and stratosphere represented in reanalyses
Young-Ha Kim, George N. Kiladis, John R. Albers, Juliana Dias, Masatomo Fujiwara, James A. Anstey, In-Sun Song, Corwin J. Wright, Yoshio Kawatani, François Lott, and Changhyun Yoo
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2019-110,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2019-110, 2019
Manuscript under review for ACP (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
20 Feb 2019
New particle formation, growth and shrinkage at a rural background site in western Saudi Arabia
Simo Hakala, Mansour A. Alghamdi, Pauli Paasonen, Mamdouh Khoder, Kimmo Neitola, Ville Vakkari, Anu-Maija Sundström, Jenni Kontkanen, Ahmad S. Abdelmaksoud, Hisham Al-Jeelani, Heikki Lihavainen, Tareq Hussein, Markku Kulmala, Veli-Matti Kerminen, Antti-Pekka Hyvärinen, Ibrahim I. Shabbaj, and Fahd M. Almehmadi
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-1357,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-1357, 2019
Manuscript under review for ACP (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Short summary
Highlight articles
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
Short summary
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
Short summary
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
Short summary
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
Short summary
18 Dec 2018
Photochemical box modelling of volcanic SO2 oxidation: isotopic constraints
Tommaso Galeazzo, Slimane Bekki, Erwan Martin, Joël Savarino, and Stephen R. Arnold
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 17909-17931, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-17909-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-17909-2018, 2018
Short summary
Scheduled special issues
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
01 Aug 2018–31 Dec 2019 | J. S. Fu, G. R. Carmichael, Z. Wang, Y. Cheng, 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.

Publications Copernicus