Profile for Maria Tzortziou


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Title: Associate Research Professor
Affiliation: University of Maryland / ESSIC
Contact: E-mail
NASA/GSFC Code 613.3
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Office Phone: 3016146048

Publications

Goldberg, D. L., C. P. Loughner, M. A. Tzortziou, J. W. Stehr , K. E. Pickering, L. T. Marufu, and R. R. Dickerson (2014). Higher surface ozone concentrations over the Chesapeake Bay than over the adjacent land: Observations and models from the DISCOVER-AQ and CBODAQ campaigns. Atmos. Environ., 84, 9-19.
org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.11.008

He, H., C. P. Loughner, J. W. Stehr, H. L. Arkinson, L. C. Brent , M. B. Follette-Cook, M. A. Tzortziou, K. E. Pickering, A. M. Thompson, D. K. Martins, G. S. Diskin , B. E. Anderson, J. H. Crawford, A. J. Weinheimer, P. Lee, J. C. Hains, and R. R. Dickerson (2014). An elevated reservoir of air pollutants observed over the Mid-Atlantic States during the 2011 DISCOVER-AQ campaign: a case study from airborne measurements and numerical simulations. Atmos. Environ., 85, 18-30.
org/10/1016/j.atmosenv.2013.11.039

Reed, Andrea J., Anne M. Thompson, Debra E. Kollonige, , Douglas K. Martins,, Maria A. Tzortziou,, Jay R. Herman, , Timothy A. Berkoff, , Nader K. Abuhassan, , and Alexander Cede, . (2013). Effects of Local Meteorology and Aerosols on Ozone and Nitrogen Dioxide Retrievals from OMI and Pandora Spectrometers in Maryland, USA during DISCOVER-AQ 2011 Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry, Special Issue PINESAP, DISCOVER-AQ.
10.1007/s10874-013-9254-9

Tzortziou, M. , Jay R. Herman, Alexander Cede,, Christopher P. Loughner, Nader Abuhassan,, and Sheenali Naik, (2013). Spatial and temporal variability of ozone and nitrogen dioxide over a major urban estuarine ecosystem Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry, Special Issue PINESAP, DISCOVER-AQ.
10.1007/s10874-013-9255-8

Zeri, C., , Besiktepe, S., A. Giannakourou,, E. Krasakopoulou,, M. Tzortziou, , D. Tsoliakos, , A. Pavlidou, , G. Mousdis,, E. Pitta,, M. Scoullos, , and E. Papathanassiou, (2013). Chemical properties and fluorescence of DOM in relation to biodegradation in the interconnected Marmara-North Aegean Seas Journal of Marine Systems.
org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2013.11.019

Dimitriou, E., A. Mentzafou, S. Zogaris, M. Tzortziou, K. Gritzalis, I. Karaouzas, and Ch. Nikolaidis (2012). Assessing the environmental status and identifying the dominant pressures of a trans-boundary river catchment, to facilitate efficient management and mitigation practices Environmental Earth Sciences, 66(7), 1839-1852
10.1007/s12665-011-1409-x

Dimitriou, Elias, Angeliki Mentzafou, Vasiliki Markogianni, Maria Tzortziou, and Christina Zeri (2012). Geospatial Investigation into Groundwater Pollution and Water Quality Supported by Satellite Data: A Case Study from the Evros River (Eastern Mediterranean) Pure Applied Geophysics.
10.1007/s00024-012-0621-2

Fishman, J., L. T. Iraci, J. Al-Saadi, K. V. Chance, F. Chavez, M. Chin, P. Coble, C. Davis, P. M. DiGiacomo, D.Edwards, A. Eldering, J. Goes, J. R. Herman, C. Hu, Daniel J. Jacob, C. Jordan, S. R. Kawa, R. Key, X. Liu, S. Lohrenz, A. Mannino, V. Natraj, D. Neil, J. Neu, M. Newchurch, K. Pickering, J. Salisbury, H. Sosik, A. Subramaniam, M. Tzortziou, J. Wang, and M. Wang (2012). The United States' Next Generation of Atmospheric Composition and Coastal Ecosystem Measurements: NASA's Geostationary Coastal and Air Pollution Events (GEO APE) Mission Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 93, 1547-1566
10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00201.1

Stauffer, Ryan M., Anne M. Thompson, Douglas K. Martins, Richard D. Clark, Daniel L. Goldberg, Christopher P. Loughner, Ruben Delgado, Russell R. Dickerson, Jeffery W. Stehr, and Maria A. Tzortziou (2012). Bay Breeze Influence on Surface Ozone at Edgewood, MD, during July 2011 Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry.
10.1007/s10874-012-9241-6

Tzortziou, M., J. R. Herman, A. Cede, and N. Abuhassan (2012). High precision, absolute total column ozone measurements from the Pandora spectrometer system: Comparisons with data from a Brewer double monochromator and Aura OMI JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH.
10.1029/2012JD017814

Tzortziou, M.A., P. J. Neale, J. P. Megonigal, C. Lee Pow, and M. Butterworth (2011). Spatial extent of tidal marsh outwelling in the Rhode River, a subestuary of the Chesapeake Bay Marine Ecology Progress Series, 46(46), 41-56

Brown, Molly Elizabeth, Hua Ouyang, Shahid Habib, Basanta Shrestha, Mandira Shrestha, Prajjwal Panday, Maria Tzortziou, Frederick Policelli, Guleid Artan, Amarnath Giriraj, Sagar R.Bajracharya, and Adina Racoviteanu (2010). HIMALA: Climate Impacts on Glaciers, Snow and Hydrology in the Himalayan Region Mountain Research and Development, 30(4), 401-404
dx.doi.org/10.1659/MRD-JOURNAL-D-10-00071.1

Herman, J.R., A. Cede, E. Spinei, G. Mount, M.A. Tzortziou, and N. Abuhassan (2009). NO2 Column Amounts from Ground-based Pandora and MFDOAS Spectrometers using the Direct-Sun DOAS Technique: Inter-comparisons and Application to OMI Validation J. Geophys. Res. - Atmos., 114.
doi:10.1029/2009JD011848

Herman, J.R., A. Cede, E. Spinei, G. Mount, M.A. Tzortziou, and N. Abuhassan (2009). NO2 Column Amounts from Ground-based Pandora and MFDOAS Spectrometers using the Direct-Sun DOAS Technique: Inter-comparisons and Application to OMI Validation J. Geophys. Res. – Atmos., 114.
doi:10.1029/2009JD011848

Tzortziou, M.A., C. L. Gallegos, P. J. Neale, A. Subramaniam, J.R. Herman, and L. W. Harding (2009). Bio-Optical Characteristics and Remote Sensing in the Mid Chesapeake Bay Through Integration of Observations and Radiative Transfer Closure. In X. Yang (Ed.), Remote Sensing and Geospatial Technologies for Coastal Ecosystem Assessment and Management, Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography. (139-168). Berlin: Springer.
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-88183-4 7

Tzortziou, M.A., N.A. Krotkov, A. Cede, J.R. Herman, and A. Vassilkov (2008). A new technique for retrieval of tropospheric and stratospheric ozone profiles using sky radiance measurements at multiple view angles - Application to a Brewer spectrometer. Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres, 113(D06304), 14
doi:10.1029/2007JD009093

Ahmad Z, C.R. McClain, J.R. Herman, B. Franz, E. Kwiatkowska, W. Robinson, E.J. Bucsela, and M.A. Tzortziou (2007). Atmospheric correction for NO2 absorption in retrieving water-leaving reflectances from the SeaWiFS and MODIS measurements Applied Optics, 46(26), 6504-6512

Tzortziou, M.A., A. Subramaniam, J.R. Herman, C. Gallegos, P.Neale, and L. Harding (2007). Remote sensing reflectance and inherent optical properties in the Mid Chesapeake Bay Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 72(1), 16-32

Zerefos C, Syrakov D, K. Ganev, A. Vasaras, K. Kourtidis, M.A. Tzortziou, M. Prodanova, Dimitrova R, Georgieva, E., and Miloshev N (2004). Study of the pollution exchange between Bulgaria and northern Greece International Journal of Environment and pollution, 22(1-2), 163-185

Ahmad, Z., J. R. Herman, A. Vasilkov, M. Tzortziou,, G. Mitchell, and M. Kahru (2003). Seasonal variation of UV radiation in the ocean under clear and cloudy conditions SPIE, 5156, 63-73
10.1117/12.505298

Zerefos C., D. Syrakov, K. Ganev, A. Vasaras, K. Kourtidis, M.A. Tzortziou, M. Prodanova, D. Yordanov, and N. Miloshev (2003). Study of the pollution exchange between Bulgaria and Northern Greece. In Large Scale Scientific Computing Lecture Notes in Computer Science. (328-336).

Formenti P., O.Boucher, T. Reiner, D. Sprung, M. Andreae, M. Wendisch, H. Wex, D. Kindred, M.A. Tzortziou, A. Vasaras, and C. Zerefos (2002). The STAAARTE-MED 1998 airborne measurements over the Aegean Sea:II. Aerosol scattering and absorption, and radiative calculations Journal Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 107(D21).

Formenti P., T. Reiner, D. Sprung, M. O. Andreae, M. Wendisch, H. Wex, D. Kindred, K. Dewey, J. Kent, M.A. Tzortziou, A. Vasaras, and C. Zerefos (2002). The STAAARTE-MED 1998 summer airborne measurements over the Aegean Sea: I. Aerosol particles and trace gases Journal Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 107(No D21).

Zerefos C., D. Balis, M.A. Tzortziou, A. Bais, K. Tourpali, C. Meleti, G. Bernhard, and J.R. Herman (2001). A note on the interannual variations of UV-B erythemal doses and solar irradiance from ground-based and satellite observations Annales Geophysicae, 19, 115-120

Zerefos C., K. Ganev, K. Kourtidis, M.A. Tzortziou, A. Vasaras, and E. Syrakov (2000). On the origin of SO2 above Northern Greece Geophysical Research Letters, 27(3), 365-368