Updated December 2017

Introduction to Publications:

May 2017:       Increasing Respiration in the Arctic

Jan. 2017:       Ecosystem and Regional scale methane fluxes in Alaska

June 2016:      Detecting future changes in Arctic CO2 needs winter measurements

Dec. 2015:      Cold season emissions dominate the Arctic Methane budget

Nov. 2015:      Seasonal fluxes of carbonyl sulfide in a mid-latitude forest

      Peer-reviewed Articles

      Published Datasets

First Author Peer-reviewed Articles

R. Commane, J. Lindaas, J. Benmergui, K. Luus, R. Chang, B. Daube, E. Euskirchen, J. Henderson, A. Karion, J. B. Miller, S. M. Miller, N. Parazoo, J. Randerson, C. Sweeney, P. Tans, K. Thoning, S. Veraverbeke, C. E. Miller, S. Wofsy, Carbon dioxide sources from Alaska driven by increasing early winter respiration from Arctic tundra, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 114, 21, 5361-5366, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1618567114, 2017                                  link    pdf

R. CommaneL. K. Meredith, I. T. Baker, J. A. Berry, J. W. Munger, S. Montzka, P. Templer, S. Juice, M. S. Zahniser and S. C. Wofsy: Seasonal fluxes of carbonyl sulfide in a mid-latitude forest, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 11246, 14162-14167, doi:10.1073/pnas.15041311122015        link     pdf

R. Commane, S. C. Herndon, M. Zahniser, B. M. Lerner, J. B. McManus, J. W. Munger, D. D. Nelson and S. C. Wofsy: Carbonyl sulfide in the marine boundary layer: Coastal and continental influences, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118, 8001-8009, CalNex Special Issue, doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50581, 2013                                                                                                         pdf

R. Commane, K. Seitz, C. Bale, W. Bloss, J. Buxmann, T. Ingham, U. Platt, D. Pohler and D. E. Heard: Iodine monoxide at a clean marine coastal site: observations of high frequency variations and inhomogeneous distributions, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 11, 6721-6733, 2011                                                pdf

R. Commane, C.F.A. Floquet, T. Ingham, D. Stone, M.J. Evans, and D.E. Heard: Observations of OH and HO2 radicals over West Africa, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 10, 8783-8801, 2010                                                                   pdf

Co-Authored Peer-reviewed Articles


S. Hartery, R. Commane, J. Lindaas, C. Sweeney, J. Henderson, M. Mountain, N. Steiner, K. McDonald, S. Dinardo, C. E. Miller, and S. C. Wofsy, R.Y-W. Chang, Estimating regional scale methane flux and budgets using CARVE aircraft measurments over Alaska, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 18, 185-202, doi:10.5194/acp-18-185-2018, 2018                                          pdf           link 



J. E. Campbell, M. E. Whelan, J. A. Berry, T. W. Hilton, A. Zumkehr, J. Stinecipher, Y. Lu, A. Kornfeld, U. Seibt, T. E. Dawson, S. A. Montzka, I. T. Baker, S. KulkarniY. Wang, S. C. Herndon, M. S. Zahniser, R. Commane, and M. E. Loik, Plant Uptake of Atmospheric Carbonyl Sulde in Coast Redwood Forests, JGR-Biogeosciences, 122, doi: 10.1002/2016JG003703, 2017                                                 pdf

Whelan, M. E., Lennartz, S. T., Gimeno, T. E., Wehr, R., Wohlfahrt, G., Wang, Y., Kooijmans, L. M. J., Hilton, T. W., Belviso, S., Peylin, P., Commane, R., Sun, W., Chen, H., Kuai, L., Mammarella, I., Maseyk, K., Berkelhammer, M., Li, K.-F., Yakir, D., Zumkehr, A., Katayama, Y., Ogee, J., Spielmann, F. M., Kitz, F., Rastogi, B., Kesselmeier, J., Marshall, J., Erkkila, K.-M., Wingate, L., Meredith, L. K., He, W., Bunk, R., Launois, T., Vesala, T., Schmidt, J. A., Fichot, C. G., Seibt, U., Saleska, S., Saltzman, E. S., Montzka, S. A., Berry, J. A., Campbell, J. E., Reviews and Syntheses: Carbonyl Sulfide as a Multi-scale Tracer for Carbon, Water Cycles, Biogeosciences Discussions, doi:10.5194/bg-2017-427, 2017          link    pdf

K. A. Luus, R. Commane, N. C. Parazoo, J. S. Benmergui, S. E. Euskirchen, C. Frankenberg, J. Joiner, J. Lindaas, C. E. Miller, W. C. Oechel, D. Zona, S. C. Wofsy, J. C. Lin, Tundra photosynthesis captured by satellite-observed solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1002/2016GL070842, 2017.                                          link    pdf

R. Wehr, R. Commane, J. W. Munger, J. B. McManus, D. D. Nelson, M. S. Zahniser, S. R. Saleska, and S. C. Wofsy, Dynamics of canopy stomatal conductance, transpiration, and evaporation in a temperate deciduous forest, validated by carbonyl sulfide uptake, Biogeosciences, 14, 389-401, doi: 10.5194/bg-14-389-2017, 2017                                         link     pdf


D. Zona, B. Gioli, R. Commane, J. Lindaas, S. C. Wofsy, C. E. Miller, S. Dinardo, S. Dengel, C. Sweeney, A. Karion, R. Y.-W. Chang, J. Henderson, P. Murphy, J. P. Goodrich, V. Moreaux, A. Liljedahl, J. D. Watts, J. S. Kimball, D. A. Lipson, W. C. Oechel, Cold season emissions dominate the Arctic tundra methane budget, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113, 1, 40-45, doi:10.173/pnas.1516017113, 2016                      link      pdf 

N. C. Parazoo, R. Commane, S. C. Wofsy, C. D. Koven, C. Sweeney, D. M. Lawrence, J. Lindaas, Rachel Y.-W. Chang, C. E. Miller, Detecting regional patterns of changing CO2 flux in Alaska, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113, 28, 7733-7738, doi:10.173/pnas.1601085113, 2016                                                                                 link      pdf

X. Xu, W. J. Riley, C. D. Koven, D. P. Billesbach, R. Y.-W. Chang, R. Commane, E. S. Euskirchen, S. Hartery, Y. Harazono, H. Iwata, K. C. McDonald, C. E. Miller, W. C. Oechel, B. Poulter, N. Raz-Yaseef, C. Sweeney, M. Torn, S. C. Wofsy, Z. Zhang, D. Zona, A multi-scale comparison of modeled and observed seasonal methane cycles in northern wetlands, Biogeosciences, doi:10.5194/bg-13-5043-2016, 2016                             link    pdf

E. B. Wiggins, S. Veraverbeke, J. Henderson, A. Karion, J. B. Miller, J. Lindaas, R. Commane, C. Sweeney, K. A. Luus, M. Tosca, S. Dinardo, S. C. Wofsy, C. E. Miller, J. T. Randerson,  The influence of daily meteorology on boreal fire emissions and regional trace gas variability, JGR-Biogeosciences, 121, 2793-2810, doi:10.1002/2016JG00343434, 2016          link   pdf 

L. K. Meredith, R. Commane, T. F. Keenan, S. T. Klosterman, J. W. Munger, P. H. Templer, J. Tang, S. C. Wofsy, R. G. Prinn, Ecosystem fluxes of hydrogen in a mid-latitude forest driven by soil microorganisms and plants, Global Change Biology, doi:10.1111/gcb.13463, 2016.                   link    pdf

S. M. Miller, C. E. Miller, R. Commane, R. Y. W. Chang, S. Dinardo, J. M. Henderson, A. Karion, J. Lindaas, J. Melton, J. B. Miller, C. Sweeney, S. C. Wofsy, A. Michalak, A multi-year estimate of methane fluxes in Alaska from CARVE atmospheric observations, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, doi: 10.1002/2016GB005419, 2016.                                   link    pdf

A. Karion, C. Sweeney, J. B. Miller, A. E. Andrews, R. Commane, S. Dinardo, J. M. Henderson, J. Lindaas, J. C. Lin, K. A. Luus, T. Newberger, P. Tans, S. C. Wofsy, S. Wolter, C. E. Miller: Investigating Alaskan methane and carbon dioxide fluxes using measurements from the CARVE tower, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16, 5383-5398, 2016              link    pdf 

S. M. Miller, R. Commane, J. R. Melton, A. E. Andrews, J. Benmergui, E. J. Dlugokencky, G. Janssens-Maenhout, A. M. Michalak, C. Sweeney and D. E. J. Worthy: Evaluation of wetland methane emissions across North America using atmospheric data and inverse modeling, Biogeosciences, 13, 9341-9368, doi: 10.5194/bg-13-1329-2016, 2016                  link     pdf


L. K. Meredith, R. Commane, J. W. Munger, A. Dunn, J. Tang, S. C. Wofsy, R. G. Prinn: Ecosystem fluxes of hydrogen: a comparison of flux-gradient methods, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 7, 2787-2805, doi:10.5194/amt-7-2787-2014, 2014    pdf

B. Xiang, S. Miller, E. Kort, G. Santoni, B. Daube, R. CommaneJ. Pittman, E. Gottlieb, W. Angevine, T. Ryerson, M. Trainer, A. Andrews, T. Nehrkorn, H. Tian, S. Wofsy: Nitrous Oxide (N2O) Emissions from California based on 2010 CalNex Airborne Measurements, JGR-Atmospheres, CalNex Special Issue, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50189, 2013


I. B. Pollack, T. B. Ryerson, M. Trainer, D. D. Parrish, A. E. Andrews, E. L. Atlas, D. R. Blake, S. S. Brown, R. Commane, B. C. Daube, J. B. Gilman, J. A. de Gouw, W. P. Dubé, J. Flynn, G. J. Frost, N. Grossberg, J. S. Holloway, J. Kofler, E. A. Kort, W. C. Kuster, P. M. Lang, B. Lefer, R. A. Lueb, J. A. Neuman, J. B. Nowak, P. C. Novelli, J. Peischl, A. E. Perring, J. M. Roberts, G. Santoni, J. P. Schwarz, J. R. Spackman, N. L. Wagner, C. Warneke, S. C. Wofsy, B. Xiang: Airborne and ground-based observations of a weekend effect in ozone, precursors, and oxidation products in the California South Coast Air Basin, JGR-Atmospheres, 117, D00V05, doi:10.1029/2011JD016772, 2012 


P. M. Edwards, M. J. Evans, R. Commane, T. Ingham, D. Stone, A. S. Mahajan, H. Oetjen, J. R. Dorsey, J. R. Hopkins, J. D. Lee, S. J. Moller, R. Leigh, J. M. C. Plane, L. J. Carpenter and D. E. Heard: Hydrogen oxide photochemistry in the Northern Canadian spring time boundary layer, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, D22306, doi: 10.1029/2011JD061390, 2011

D. Stone, M.J. Evans, P. M. Edwards, R. Commane, T. Ingham, A.R. Rickard, D.M. Brookes, J. Hopkins, R.J. Leigh, A.C. Lewis, P.S. Monks, D. Oram, C.E. Reeves, D. Stewart and D.E. Heard: Isoprene oxidation mechanisms: measurement and modelling of OH and HO2 over a South-East Asian tropical rainforest during the OP3 field campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 11, 6749-6771, 2011

Wofsy, S.C., et al: HIAPER Pole-to-Pole Observations (HIPPO): Fine grained, global scale measurements for determining rates for transport, surface emssions, and removal of climatically important atmospheric gases and aerosols, Phil. Trans of the Royal Society A, 369 (1943), 2073-2086, 2011

MacKenzie, A.R.; Langford, B.; Pugh, T.A.M.; Robinson, N.; Misztal, P.K.; Heard, D.E.; Lee, J.D.; Lewis, A.C.; Jones, C.E.; Hopkins, J.R.; Phillips, G.; Monks, P.S.; Karunaharan, A.; Hornsby, K.E.; Nicolas-Perea, V.; Coe, H.; Gabey, A.M.; Gallagher, M.W.; Whalley, L.K.; Edwards, P.M.; Evans, M.J.; Stone, D.; Ingham, T.; Commane, R.; Furneaux, K.L.; McQuaid, J.B.; Nemitz, E.; Seng, Y.K.; Fowler, D.; Pyle, J.A.; Hewitt, C.N.: The atmospheric chemistry of trace gases and particulate matter emitted by different land uses in Borneo, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B., 366 (1582),2177-2195, 2011


D. Stone, M.J. Evans, R. Commane, T. Ingham, C.F.A. Floquet, J.B. McQuaid, D.M. Brookes, P.S. Monks, R. Purvis, J. Hamilton, J. Hopkins, J. Lee, A.C. Lewis, D. Stewart, J. Murphy, G. Mills, D. Oram, C.E. Reeves, and D.E. Heard: HOx observations over West Africa during AMMA: impact of isoprene and NOxAtmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 10, 9415-9429, 2010

S.J. Moller, J.D. Lee, R. Commane, P. Edwards, D.E. Heard, J. Hopkins, T. Ingham, A.S. Mahajan, H. Oetjen, J. Plane, H. Roscoe, A.C. Lewis, and L.J. Carpenter: Measurements of nitrogen oxides from Hudson Bay: Implications for NOx release from snow and ice covered surfaces, Atmospheric Environment, 44(25), 2971-2979, 2010

A.S. Mahajan, M. Shaw, H. Oetjen, K.E. Hornsby, L.J. Carpenter, L. Kaleschke, X. Tian-Kunze, J.D. Lee, S.J. Moller, P. Edwards, R. Commane, T. Ingham, D.E. Heard, J.M.C. Plane: Evidence of reactive iodine chemistry in the Arctic boundary layer, Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, D20303, doi:10.1029/2009JD013665, 2010

M.D. Andres-Hernandez, D. Stone, D.M. Brookes, R. Commane, C.E. Reeves, H. Huntrieser, D.E. Heard, P.S. Monks, J.P. Burrows, H. Schlager, D. Kartal, M.J. Evans, C.F.A. Floquet, T. Ingham, J. Methven, and A.E. Parker: Peroxy radical partitioning during the AMMA radical intercomparison exercise, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 10, 10621-10638, 2010

C.H. Mari, C.E. Reeves, K.S. Law, G. Ancellet, M.D. Andres-Hernandez, B. Barret, J. Bechara, A. Borbon, I. Bouarar, F. Cairo, R. Commane, C. Delon, M. J. Evans, F. Fierli, C. Floquet, C. Galy-Lacaux, D.E. Heard, C.D. Homan, T. Ingham, N. Larsen, A.C. Lewis, C. Liousse, J.G. Murphy, E. Orlandi, D.E. Oram, M. Saunois, D. Serca, D.J. Stewart, D. Stone, V. Thouret, P. van Velthoven, J.E. Williams: Atmospheric composition of West Africa: highlights from the AMMA international program, Atmospheric Science Letters, 10, doi:10.1002/asl.289, 2010

C.N. Hewitt, J.D. Lee, A.R. MacKenzie, M.P. Barkley, N. Carslaw, G.D. Carver, N.A. Chappell, H. Coe, C. Collier, R. Commane, et al.: Overview: oxidant and particle photochemical processes above a south-east Asian tropical rainforest (the OP3 project): introduction, rationale, location characteristics and tools, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 10, 169-199, 2010

J.D. Lee, G. McFiggans, J.D. Allan, A.R. Baker, S.M. Ball, A.K. Benton, L.J. Carpenter, R. Commane, et al.: Reactive Halogens in the Marine Boundary Layer (RHaMBLe): the tropical North Atlantic experiments, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 10, 1031-1055, 2010


R. Commane: Understanding radical chemistry throughout the troposphere using laser-induced fluorescence spectroscopy, PhD Thesis, University of Leeds, 2009


C.S.E. Bale, I. Ingham, R. Commane, D.E. Heard and W.J. Bloss: Novel measurements of atmospheric iodine species by resonance fluorescence, Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry, 60, 51-70, 2008                                                 pdf


D.R. Glowacki, A. Goddard, K. Hemavibool, T.L. Malkin, R. CommaneF. Anderson, W. J. Bloss, D. E. Heard, T. Ingham, M. J. Pilling and P. W. Seakins: Design of and initial results from a Highly Instrumented Reactor for Atmospheric Chemistry (HIRAC), Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 7, 5371-5390, 2007

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