Profile for Kenneth Pickering

Title: Senior Physical Scientist
Affiliation: NASA GSFC
Contact: E-mail
Code 613.3
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Office Phone: 301-614-5986
Fax: 301-614-5903

Publications

Bucsela, E. J., N. A. Krotkov, E. A. Celarier, L. N. Lamsal, W. H. Swartz, P. K. Bhartia, K. F. Boersma., Veefkind, J. P., J. F. Gleason, and K. E. Pickering (2013). A new stratospheric and tropospheric NO2 retrieval algorithm for nadir-viewing satellite instruments: applications to OMI Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 6, 1361-1407
10.5194/amtd-6-1361-2013

Duncan, B., Y. Yoshida, B. de Foy, L. Lamsal, D. Street, Z. Lu, K. Pickering, and N.A. Krotkov (2013). The observed response of Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI) NO2 columns to NOx emission controls on power plants in the United States: 2005-2011 Atmospheric Environment, 81, 102-111
10.1016/jatmosenv.2013.08.068

Allen, D. J, K. E. Pickering, R. W. Pinder, B. H. Henderson, K. W. Appel, and A. Prados (2012). Impact of lightning-NO on eastern United States photochemistry during the summer of 2006 as determined using the CMAQ model. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 1737-1758
10.5194/acp-12-1737-2012

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

Loughner, C.P., D. J. Allen, K. E. Pickering, R.R. Dickerson, D.-L. Zhang, and L. Landry (2012). Roles of urban tree canopy and buildings in urban heat island effects: parameterization and preliminary results J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol.
doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-11-0228.1

Martini, M., D. J. Allen, K.E. Pickering, G. L. Stenchikov, A. Richter, E. J. Hyer, and C. P. Loughner (2011). The impact of North American anthropogenic emissions and lightning on long-range transport of trace gases and their export from the continent during summers 2002 and 2004 J. Geophys. Res., 116(D07305).
10.1029/2010JD014305

Natrai, V., X. Liu, S. Kulawik, K. Chance, R. Chatfield, D. Edwards, A. Eldering, G. Francis, T. Kurosu, R. Spurr, and H. Worden (2011). Multi-spectral sensitivity studies for the retrieval of tropospheric and lowermost tropospheric ozone from simulated clear-sky GEOCAPE measurements Atmos. Environ., 45, 7151-7165

Yegorova, E. A., D. J. Allen, C. P. Loughner, K.E. Pickering, and R. R. Dickerson (2011). Characterization of an eastern US severe air pollution episode using WRF/Chem J. Geophys. Res., 116(D17306).
10.1029/2010JD015054

Bucsela E.J., K.E. Pickering, T.L. Huntemann, R.C. Cohen, A. Perring, J.F. Gleason, R.J. Blakeslee, R.I. Albrecht, R. Holzworth, J.P. Cipriani, D. Vargas-Navarro, I. Mora-Segura, A. Pacheco-Hernandez, and S. Laporte-Molina (2010). Lightning-generated NOx seen by OMI during NASA’s TC4 experiment J. Geophys. Res., 115(D00J10).
doi:10.1029/2009JD013118

Duncan, B.N., Y. Yoshida, J. Olson, D. Lee, C. Retscher, R. Martin, L. Lamsal, Y. Hu, K.E. Pickering, D. Allen, and C. Crawford (2010). Application of OMI observations to a space-based indicator of NOx and VOC controls on surface ozone formation Atmos. Environ., 44, 2213-2223
doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv:2010.03.010

Jourdain L., S.S. Kulawik, H.M. Worden, K.E. Pickering, J. Worden, and A.M. Thompson (2010). Lightning NOx emissions over the USA constrained by TES ozone observations and the GEOS-Chem model Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 107-119
doi:10.5194/acp-10-107-2010

Ott L.E., K.E. Pickering, G.L. Stenchikov, D.J. Allen, A.J. DeCaria, B. Ridley, R.F. Lin, S. Lang, and W. Tao (2010). Production of lightning NOx and its vertical distribution calculated from 3-D cloud-scale chemical transport model simulations J. Geophys. Res., 115
doi:10.1029/2009JD011880

Toon O , D. O. Starr, E. J. Jensen, P. A. Newman, S. E. Platnick, M. R. Schoeberl, M. Wennberg, S. C. Wofsy, M. Kurylo, H. Maring, K. W. Jucks, M. S. Craig, M. F. Vasques, L. Pfister, K. Rosenlof, H.B. Selkirk, P. Colarco, S. R. Kawa, G. G. Mace, P. Minnis, and K.E. Pickering (2010). Planning, implementation, and first results of the Tropical Composition, Cloud and Climate Coupling Experiment (TC4) J. Geophys. Res..
doi:20.1029/2009JD013073

Toon O. B., D. Starr, E. J. Jensen, P. A. Newman, S.E. Platnick, M. R. Schoeberl, P. O. Wennberg, S. C. Wolsy, M. J. Kurylo, H. Maring, K. W. Jucks, M. S. Craig, M. F. Vasques, L. Pfister, K. H. Rosenlof, H.B. Selkirk, P. Colarco, S. R. Kawa, G. Mace, P. Minnis, and K.E. Pickering (2010). Planning, implementation, and first results of the Tropical Composition Cloud and Climate Coupling Experiment (TC4) J. Geophys. Res..
doi:10.1029/2009JD013073

Yoshida Y., B.N. Duncan, C. Retscher, K.E. Pickering, E.A. Celarier, J. Joiner, F. Boersma , and P. Veefkind (2010). The impact of the 2005 Gulf Hurricanes on pollution emissions as inferred from Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI) nitrogen dioxide Atmos. Environ..
doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.01.037

Halland J.J., H.E. Fuelberg, K.E. Pickering, and M. Luo (2009). Identifying convective transport of carbon monoxide by comparing remotely sensed observations from TES with cloud modeling simulations Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9(13), 4279-4294
doi:10.5194/acp-9-4279-2009

Neil D. O., S. Kondragunta, G. Osterman, K.E. Pickering, R. W. Pinder, A. Prados, and J. Szykman (2009). Satellite observations for detecting and tracking changes in atmospheric composition Environ. Manager, October 2009.

Pickering, K.E., H. Huntrieser, and U. Schumann (2009). Lightning and NOx Production in Global Models. In Betz, H.D., Schumann, U., Laroche, P. (Ed.), Lightning: Principles, Instruments and Applications · Review of Modern Lightning Research. Berlin: Springer.

Witte J.C., M.R. Schoeberl, A.R. Douglass, J.F. Gleason, N.A. Krotkov, J.C. Gille, K.E. Pickering, and N. Livesey (2009). Satellite observations of changes in air quality during the 2008 Beijing Olympics and Paralympics Geophys. Res. Lett, 36(L17803).
10.1029/2009GL039236

Tao W.-K., J. Simpson, C. -H. Sui, S. Lang, J. Scala, B. Ferrier, M. -D. Chou, and K. Pickering (1993). Heating, moisture and water budgets in the convective and stratiform regions of tropical and midlatitude squall lines: Their sensitivity to longwave radiation J. Atmos. Sci., 50, 673-690

Pickering, K.E., R.R. Dickerson, G.J. Huffman, J.F. Boatman, and A. Schanot (1988). Trace Gas Transport in the Vicinity of Frontal Convective Clouds J. of Geophys. Res., 93(D1).
759-773

Dickerson, R.R., G.J. Huffman, W.T. Luke, L.J. Nunnermacker, K.E. Pickering, A.C.D. Leslie, C.G. Lindsey, W.G.N. Slinn, T.J. Kelly, P.H. Daum, A.C. Delany, J.P. Greenberg, P.R. Zimmerman, J.F. Boatman, J.D. Ray, and D.H. Stedman (1987). Thunderstorms: An Important Mechanism in the Transport of Air Pollutants Science, 235(4787), 460-465