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Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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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
15 Nov 2018
Global IWV trends and variability in atmospheric reanalyses and GPS observations
Ana C. Parracho, Olivier Bock, and Sophie Bastin
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 16213-16237, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-16213-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-16213-2018, 2018
15 Nov 2018
An important mechanism of regional O3 transport for summer smog over the Yangtze River Delta in eastern China
Jun Hu, Yichen Li, Tianliang Zhao, Jane Liu, Xiao-Ming Hu, Duanyang Liu, Yongcheng Jiang, Jianming Xu, and Luyu Chang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 16239-16251, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-16239-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-16239-2018, 2018
15 Nov 2018
Climatology of the mesopause density using a global distribution of meteor radars
Wen Yi, Xianghui Xue, Iain M. Reid, Damian J. Murphy, Chris M. Hall, Masaki Tsutsumi, Baiqi Ning, Guozhu Li, Robert A. Vincent, Jingsong Chen, Jianfei Wu, Tingdi Chen, and Xiankang Dou
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-1040,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-1040, 2018
Manuscript under review for ACP (discussion: open, 0 comments)
15 Nov 2018
Submicron aerosol composition in the world's most polluted megacity: The Delhi Aerosol Supersite campaign
Shahzad Gani, Sahil Bhandari, Sarah Seraj, Dongyu S. Wang, Kanan Patel, Prashant Soni, Zainab Arub, Gazala Habib, Lea Hildebrandt Ruiz, and Joshua Apte
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-1066,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-1066, 2018
Manuscript under review for ACP (discussion: open, 0 comments)
15 Nov 2018
Evaluating Models' Response Of Tropical Low Clouds to SST Forcings Using CALIPSO Observations
Gregory Cesana, Anthony D. Del Genio, Andrew S. Ackerman, Maxwell Kelley, Gregory Elsaesser, Ann M. Fridlind, Ye Cheng, and Mao-Sung Yao
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-1008,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-1008, 2018
Manuscript under review for ACP (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Highlight articles
02 Nov 2018
Additional global climate cooling by clouds due to ice crystal complexity
Emma Järvinen, Olivier Jourdan, David Neubauer, Bin Yao, Chao Liu, Meinrat O. Andreae, Ulrike Lohmann, Manfred Wendisch, Greg M. McFarquhar, Thomas Leisner, and Martin Schnaiter
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 15767-15781, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-15767-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-15767-2018, 2018
30 Oct 2018
Mesoscale fine structure of a tropopause fold over mountains
Wolfgang Woiwode, Andreas Dörnbrack, Martina Bramberger, Felix Friedl-Vallon, Florian Haenel, Michael Höpfner, Sören Johansson, Erik Kretschmer, Isabell Krisch, Thomas Latzko, Hermann Oelhaf, Johannes Orphal, Peter Preusse, Björn-Martin Sinnhuber, and Jörn Ungermann
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 15643-15667, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-15643-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-15643-2018, 2018
09 Oct 2018
Ice crystal number concentration estimates from lidar–radar satellite remote sensing – Part 1: Method and evaluation
Odran Sourdeval, Edward Gryspeerdt, Martina Krämer, Tom Goren, Julien Delanoë, Armin Afchine, Friederike Hemmer, and Johannes Quaas
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 14327-14350, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-14327-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-14327-2018, 2018
04 Oct 2018
Trends in China's anthropogenic emissions since 2010 as the consequence of clean air actions
Bo Zheng, Dan Tong, Meng Li, Fei Liu, Chaopeng Hong, Guannan Geng, Haiyan Li, Xin Li, Liqun Peng, Ji Qi, Liu Yan, Yuxuan Zhang, Hongyan Zhao, Yixuan Zheng, Kebin He, and Qiang Zhang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 14095-14111, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-14095-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-14095-2018, 2018
27 Sep 2018
How well do stratospheric reanalyses reproduce high-resolution satellite temperature measurements?
Corwin J. Wright and Neil P. Hindley
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 13703-13731, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-13703-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-13703-2018, 2018
Scheduled special issues
Simulation chambers as tools in atmospheric research (AMT/ACP/GMD inter-journal SI)
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
01 Jul 2018–31 Dec 2020 | M. K. Dubey, D. Spracklen, A. Sorooshian, J. Srinivasan, and B. V. Krishna Murthy | Information
News
05 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signed Enabling FAIR Data Commitment Statement in the Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences and updated data policy and author guidelines

Data underpinning any research finding should be findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) – not only for humans, but also for machines. Therefore, Copernicus Publications requests that such data are available upon publication of an article.

05 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signed Enabling FAIR Data Commitment Statement in the Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences and updated data policy and author guidelines

Data underpinning any research finding should be findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) – not only for humans, but also for machines. Therefore, Copernicus Publications requests that such data are available upon publication of an article.

27 Jun 2018 New Journal Impact Factors released

The latest Journal Citation Reports® have been published by Clarivate Analytics.

27 Jun 2018 New Journal Impact Factors released

The latest Journal Citation Reports® have been published by Clarivate Analytics.

03 May 2018 Extended agreement with the Leibniz Association

As of 1 May 2018 the centralized payment of article processing charges (APCs) with the Leibniz Association has been extended to 53 Leibniz Institutions participating in the Leibniz Association's Open Access Publishing Fund.

03 May 2018 Extended agreement with the Leibniz Association

As of 1 May 2018 the centralized payment of article processing charges (APCs) with the Leibniz Association has been extended to 53 Leibniz Institutions participating in the Leibniz Association's Open Access Publishing Fund.

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