General info

The 13th conference on "Harmonisation within Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling for Regulatory Purposes" was held in Paris, France, in May 2010


Topics:

The following topics were covered during the conference:
  • H13-1 - Model evaluation and quality assurance - model validation, model intercomparisons, model uncertainties and model sensitivities
  • H13-2 - Environmental impact assessment: Air pollution management, decision support systems
  • H13-3 - Use of modelling in support of EU air quality directives
  • H13-4 - Modelling of hazardous releases
  • H13-5 - Mesoscale meteorology and air quality modelling
  • H13-6 - Urban scale and street canyon modelling: Meteorology and air quality
  • H13-7 - Concentration fluctuations and odour
  • H13-8 - Inverse dispersion modelling
  • H13-9 - General Session
  • H13-10 - Fairmode
  • H13-11 - Eyjafjoll Volcano


Full length papers

IJEP Volume 48, No. 1-4 (2012)


Proceedings and presentations

Extended Abstract
Poster or Presentation
H13-1
M. Gonçalves, M. Piot, O. Jorba, D. Carrió, S. Gassó, J. M. Baldasano

Near real time evaluation of the Spanish air quality forecast system CALIOPE

H13-1
C.P. Tanzi, A. Van Dijk

Radiological impact of regular emissions from industrial sources: comparison of OPS and the transport model NPK-PUFF.

H13-1
S. Argence, P. Armand, T. Yalamas, F. Deheeger, F. Brocheton, E. Buisson

Investigation of different methodologies to characterize and propagate uncertainties in atmospheric dispersion modelling: application to long-term impact assessment

H13-1
M. R. Theobald, P. Løfstrøm, H. V. Andersen, P. Pedersen, J. Walker, A. Vallejo, M. A. Sutton

An intercomparison of models used to simulate the short range atmospheric dispersion and deposition of agricultural ammonia emissions

H13-1
T. Sakurai

Modeling study on long-range transboundary air pollutions in Northeast Asia

H13-1
J. Lopez, R. Borge, J. Lumbreras, M. E. Rodriguez, A. Narros

Influence of boundary conditions on CMAQ simulations in the iberian peninsula

H13-1
M. Monfort, L. Patryl, P. Armand

Presentation of the CERES platform used to evaluate the consequences of the emissions of radionuclides in the environment

H13-1
E. Demael, S. Richard

Evaluation of DISPAL CFD model against Prairie Grass and Kit Fox Field dataset

H13-1
L. Donnat, O. Duclaux, C. Puel, F. Vendel, R. Sadek

CFD modeling evaluation for Refining Environmental & Safety Impact concerns

H13-1
G. Ghermandi, S. Teggi, S. Fabbi, A. Bigi, R. Cecchi

Performance of Different Models to Evaluate Atmospheric Dispersion in Calm Wind Conditions

H13-1
M.E. Ferrario, A.M. Rossa, M. Sansone, A. Della Valle

Heterogeneity of accumulation and dispersion conditions for PM10 in the Po Valley

H13-1
T. T. Warner

Quality assurance in the atmospheric-modeling process

H13-1
R. Bassan, C. Bellio, R. Piol, A. D'Allura, M.G. Morselli, C. Silibello

Air quality forecasting system in a Dolomitic valley: performance comparison between expected and measured data

H13-1
W. Bahmann, N. Schmonsees

On the applicability of the regulatory dispersion model system AUSTAL2000/TALdia in regard of the building effects in case of flue gas discharge via cooling towers and stacks

H13-1
H. Dacre

Using a novel quantitative precipitation evaluation technique, SAL, to evaluate air quality forecasts

H13-1
P. Holnicki, Z. Nahorski, B. Solarz-Niesluchowski, M. Tainio

Uncertainty in air quality forecasts caused by emission uncertainty

H13-1
B. Khan, T. Appelhans, P. Zawar-Reza, A. Sturman

Advanced dispersion modelling of winter particulate matter from localised emission sources in rural New Zealand

H13-1
L. Malherbe, A. Wroblewski, L. Létinois, L. Rouïl

Evaluation of numerical models used to simulate atmospheric pollution near roadways

H13-1
D. C. Oderbolz, S. Andreani-Aksoyoglu, J. Keller, I. Barmpadimos, A.S.H. Prevot, U. Baltensperger

CAMxRunner: A modular environment for efficient CAMx simulations

H13-1
B. Sapolin, G. Bergametti, P. Bouteilloux, A. Dutot

Methodology for Statistical Evaluation of Atmospheric Dispersion Models in a Risk Assessment Context

H13-1
I. Korsakissok, V. Mallet

Development and application of a reactive plume-in-grid model : evaluation over Greater Paris

H13-1
G.T. Geertsema

Upper air wind climatology for legislation, industrial applications and pollution modeling.

H13-1
R. Brode

Evaluating AERSURFACE Roughness Estimates for Use in EPA's AERMOD Dispersion Model

H13-1
L. C. Gomes Pimentel, B. D'Aiuto da Cunha, M. Soares da Silva, L. Landau, J. Salvador, P. Guerrero

Performance Assessment of Regulatory Air Quality Models AERMOD and CALPUFF - A Near field case study in Metropolitan Region of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

H13-1
L.L.Dyer, P.Astrup

Model evaluation of RIMPUFF within complex terrain using an Ar-41 radiological dataset.

H13-1
M. Hirtl, B. C. Krüger

PM10-Forecasts for Austria - CAMX simulations with different resolutions in flatland and complex terrain

H13-1
S. Andronopoulos, L.L. Dyer, E. Davakis, J.G. Bartzis

Evaluation of dispersion models DIPCOT and RIMPUFF used in Decision Support Systems for nuclear and radiological emergency response

H13-1
O. Tchepel, A. Monteiro, J. Ferreira, D. Dias, A.I. Miranda, C. Borrego

Influence of traffic emissions variability on air quality predictions

H13-1
N. Kitwiroon, S. Beevers

Comprehensive analysis of annual 2005/2008 simulation of WRF/CMAQ over southeast of England

H13-1
J. Struzewska, J. W. Kaminski

Semi-operational air quality forecast for Poland and Central Europe with the GEM-AQ model

H13-1
B. A. Anderson, R. W. Brode, H. Wong

Evaluation of Four Lagrangian Models Against the Cross-Appalachian and European Tracer Experiments

H13-1
D. Whyatt, A. Malby, R. Timmis

Towards Smarter Air Quality Analysis

H13-1
G. Gadzhev, G. J. Georgiev, K. G. Ganev, M. Prodanova, D. E. Syrakov, N. G. Miloshev

Analysis of the processes which form the air pollution pattern over the balkan penninsula

H13-1
G. Briganti,  A. Cappelletti, M. Mircea, A. Pederzoli, L. Vitali, G. Pace, P. Marri, C. Silibello, S. Finardi, G. Calori, G. Zanini

Testing the capability of the MINNI atmospheric modeling system to simulate air pollution in Italy

H13-1
M. Mircea, A. Cappelletti, G. Briganti, L. Vitali, G. Pace, P. Marri, C. Silibello, S. Finardi, G. Calori, G. Zanini

Impact of horizontal grid resolution on air quality modeling: a case study

H13-1
T. Flassak, U. Janicke, M. Ketzel

Comparison of ground-level centreline concentrations calculated with the models OML, AERMOD/PRIME, MISKAM and AUSTAL2000 against the Thompson wind tunnel data set for simple stack-building configurations

H13-1
P. Stocchi, G. Curci, R. Ferretti, T.C. Landi, G.P. Gobbi, F. Barnaba, F. Angelini, L. Caporaso, L. Ferrero, M.G. Perrone, E. Bolzacchini, G. Visconti

Modelling analysis of particulate matter vertical distribution and composition in Milan urban area

H13-1
S. Ortega, J. Belmonte, M. Alarcón

SILAM in South of Europe: application to the forecast of a birch pollen episode in Catalonia (NE of Spain)

H13-1
S. Finardi , A. D’Allura, C. Silibello, P. Radice, P. Stocchi, A. Bolignano, M. Morelli, R. Sozzi

Forecast and Near Real time Air Quality modeling Systems for Rome Metropolitan Area: description and preliminary performance evaluation

H13-1
L. Ait Hamou, C. Souprayen, S. Tripathi

Complex wind and turbulence fields modelling using CFD in comparison to Bolund benchmark cases

H13-1
A. Kerschbaumer, S. Banzhaf, P. Builtjes

Model Evaluation with respect to Deposition processes

H13-1
T. Halenka, P. Huszar, M. Belda

Validation of Atmospheric Chemistry/Aerosol Model Coupled to Regional Climate Model in High Resolution

H13-1
S. Phillips, K. Wang, C. Jang, N. Possiel, M. Strum, T. Fox

Evaluation of 2005 Multi-pollutant Platform: Air Toxics, Ozone, and Particulate Matter

H13-1
T. Becker, M. Ketzel, P . Loefstroem, H. Lorentz, S. S. Jensen, H. R. Olesen

OML-Highway - a road source model in a GIS environment - evaluation with measurements

H13-1
P. Giambini, P. Salizzoni, L. Soulhac, A. Corti

Air quality modelling systems for traffic scenario analysis in Florence: model validation and identification of critical issues

H13-1
J. S. Scire

Development and Application of a Quantitative Index of Steady-State Conditions

H13-1
A. Syrakos, G. Efthimiou, A. Lappas, A. Sfetsos, N. Gounaris, M. Politis, J.G. Bartzis, D. Sotiropoulos, K. Kotzinos, G. Nikolaou, M. Voutsinas

Assessment of the performance of the UoWM MM5-SMOKE-CMAQ operational system for West Macedonia

H13-1
R. Forkel, K. Schäfer, S. Emeis, S. Schrader, P. Suppan

Validation of mixed layer heights and aerosol concentrations simulated with WRF-Chem

H13-1
E. Batchvarova, S.-E. Gryning , M. Quante, V. Mathias

Limitations of the comparisons model vs. observations on the example of a COST728 model evaluation stud

H13-1
G. Bieberbach, P. E. Bieringer, R. Cabell, J. Hurst, J. Weil, A. Wyszogrodzki, J. Hannan

A Framework for Developing Synthetic Chemical and Biological Agent Release

H13-1
S. Perdriel, J. Moussafir, C. Dérognat, J. Cortinovis

Simulation of SO2 episodes exceeding EU regulations in the industrial area of Le Havre with the MM5, SWIFT and SPRAY models

H13-1
N. Platt, D. Deriggi, S. Warner, P. Bieringer, G. Bieberbach, A. Wyszogrodzki, J. Weil

Methodology for Statistical Comparison of VTHREAT Generated Wind Fluctuations with Short-Range Dispersion Observations

H13-2
F. Brocheton, B. Mesbah, M. Jacquinot, E. Buisson

Operational platform for survey and forecast of local air quality over the Berre’s industrial area: methods, results and perspectives

H13-2
D. Vlachogiannis, A. Sfetsos, A. papadopoulos, N. Gounaris

The impact of land-use modification scenarios on the air-quality of an urban region during ozone episodes using the MM5-CMAQ modelling system

H13-2
O. Yossef, L. Kordova

Evaluation of an operational forecasting system for ozone and NO2 over israel

H13-2
M. Batton-Hubert, L.-E. Porter, H. Vaillant

Multivariate data and geostatistisc analysis of VOC concentration to identify of background noise concentration in order to quantify the safety and environmental risk assessment of composting facility .

H13-2
C. Puel , L. Donnat, O. Duclaux, F. Brocheton, E. Buisson

Control and decrease of environmental risk for refineries

H13-2
P. Vervoorn, C. Langezaal

Experiences on the use of air quality models as a policy instrument in the Netherlands

H13-2
M. Bressan, E. Elvini, F. Liguori, S. Pillon

Making the right choice: trade-offs among operational issues and modelling constraints. A case study for a cement plant located in a complex terrain

H13-2
C. H.C. Poon, C.-H. Liu, C.Y. Jim

Modeling the Environmental Impacts of Vegetation Canopies with Different Lengths and Leave Area Densities in Urban Scale

H13-2
H. R. Olesen, M. Winther, J. Christensen, T. Ellermann, M. Plejdrup

Ship contribution to air pollution in Denmark - an assessment utilising AIS data

H13-2
M. Z. Boznar, P. Mlakar, B. Grasic, G. Tinarelli

Environmental impact assessment of new Thermal Power Plant Šoštanj Block 6 in highly complex terrain

H13-2
E. Elvini, S. Pillon, F. Liguori, K. Lorenzet, C. Silibello, P. Radice, A. Piersanti

Eulerian modelling application for a highway air quality impact assessment

H13-2
F. Vendel, G. Lamaison, L. Soulhac, L. Donnat, O. Duclaux, C. Puel

A new operational modelling approach for atmospheric dispersion in industrial complex area

H13-2
P. Dolwick, L. Audette, K. Davidson, J. Lynch, T. Fox

Modeled estimates of human health and ecological impacts from the establishment of a North American Emissions Control Area (ECA)

H13-2
G. Candiani, C. Carnevale, G. Finzi, E. Pisoni, M. Volta

Data Assimilation in air quality modelling over Po Valley region

H13-2
G. Cosemans, P. Berghmans, R. Ampe, F. Fierens, P. Vanderstraeten, J.-P. Janssens, K. Van den Bruel, T. K. Tran

The 2008 elemental mercury vapour pollution accident in the Brussels Capital Region: two approaches towards source identification

H13-2
G. Pession, T. Magri, G. Tinarelli

Monitoring and modelling activities to evaluate the deposition at ground of pollutants in the vicinity of the Aosta city

H13-2
A. Pelliccioni, R. Cotroneo, F. Pungi

Optimization of Ozone by Neural Net forecasting using Cluster Analysis

H13-2
M. Le Guellec, L. Ait Hamou, A. Tripathi

Air quality modeling of road project using 3D Computational Fluid Dynamics model

H13-2
T. Halenka, P. Huszar, M. Belda, E. Katragkou, I. Tegoulias, P. Zanis, D. Melas, B. Krueger

Regional climate change impacts on air quality in high resolution

H13-2
R. Prandi, S. Di Savino, E. Ferrero, F. Pavone

Monitoring POPs in a complex environment: the role of modelling

H13-2
G. Cosemans, W. Lefebvre

Dispersion parameters in a wind tunnel and in the field: analysing Thompson’s 1991 wind tunnel data for isolated stacks with IFDM, and its application to building downwash modelling

H13-2
S. Janssen, W. Lefebvre, F. Fierens

Can particulate matter be used to evaluate traffic related abatement measures? Conclusions of three recent case studies in the"hot spot"Flanders, Belgium.

H13-2
J. Pospisil, M. Jicha

Experimental and Mathematical Evaluation of Air Threshold Velocity of Pollination for Selected Aeroallergens

H13-3
C. Borrego, E. Sa, A. Carvalho, S. Souza, A.I. Miranda

Plans and programs to improve air quality over Portugal: a numerical modelling approach

H13-3
J. Krajcovicová, J. Matejovicová, G. Szabó

PM10 Source Apportionment Based on Routinely Available Data

H13-3
F. Martin, I. Palomino, M. G. Vivanco

Combination of measured and modelling data in air quality assessment in Spain

H13-3
O. Sanchez, P. Pernot, F. Dugay

An high resolution modelling system - The A86 West air quality survey system

H13-3
P. Mlakar, M. Z. Boznar

Air pollution modelling in Slovenia for the requirements of IPPC directive

H13-3
N. Moussiopoulos, G. Tsegas, I. Douros, E. Chourdakis, S. Kleanthous

An air quality management system for Cyprus: Development and Evaluation

H13-3
S. M. Taghavi, B. Carissimo, K. Sartelet, K. Muller, I. Korsakissok

Comparative evaluation of an Eulerian CFD and Gaussian plume models for roadside heavy metal deposition

H13-3
P. Jimenez-Guerrero, S. Jerez, J. J. Gomez-Navarro, R. Lorente, J. A. garcia-Valero, J. P. Montavez

Impacts of climate change on air quality levels in southwestern Europe for the XXI century

H13-3
G. Cosemans, P. Geuzens, M. Blondeel, K. Mergaert, R. Baert

Dry deposition of dioxins on falling snow

H13-3
J. Struzewska, J. W. Kaminski

Impact of transboundary transport on surface ozone levels in summer 2006 - application of GEM-AQ model for air quality assessment in Poland

H13-3
A. Pederzoli, M. Mircea, S. Finardi, G. Zanini, A. di Sarra, T. di Iorio

Identification of saharan dust episodes over italy in 2003-2005

H13-3
G. J. Georgiev, G. Gadzhev, K. Ganev, M. Prodanova, D. Syrakov, N. Miloshev

Evaluation of the contribution of diferent SNAP categories to the air pollution over the balkan penninsula

H13-3
K. Léger, S. van den Elshout, A. Ung, L. Malherbe, F. Meleux, C. Songeur, C. Honoré, D. Pernot

www.airqualitynow.eu, a common website and air quality indices to compare cities across Europe

H13-3
M. Giorcelli, L. Pallavidino, S. Bande, A. Bertello, A. D'Allura, S. Finardi, M. Muraro, F. Pavone, R. Prandi

Public information under the new 50/2008/EC Directive: an example of Air Quality Forecast Index

H13-3
C. Carnevale, G. Finzi, E. Pisoni, M. Volta, G. Guariso, G. Maffeis, R. Gianfreda, E. Bossi, P. Thunis, G. Triacchini, P. Dilara, L. White

A tool to support emission reduction planning at regional scale

H13-3
W. Lefebvre, G. Cosemans, K. Van de Vel, S. Janssen, C. Mensink, F. Sleeuwaert, H. Van Rompaey

Simulating building downwash of heavy metals by using virtual sources: methodology and results

H13-3
M. A. Bull

The performance of dispersion modelling in the UK Review and assessment process for the prediction of nitrogen dioxide.

H13-3
W. Lefebvre, S. Janssen, J. Vankerkom, F. Deutsch, N. Veldeman, F. Fierens, W. Peelaerts, S. Van Looy, N. Claeys, T. Van Mierlo, F. Lefebre

Making high resolution air quality maps for Flanders, Belgium

H13-3
D. Carruthers, C. McHugh, M. Williams, K. Johnson, M. Jackson

The performance of ADMS-Urban for modelling long term projections and short term forecasts of urban air quality

H13-3
A. Nanni, F. Velay-Lasry, E. Eriksson, A. Soudani, S. Abid

Bottom-up road traffic emission calculation for the Tunisian road network

H13-3
J. Moussafir, C. Olry, P. Castanier, G. Tinarelli, S. Perdriel

Applications of the MSS (MICRO-SWIFT-SPRAY) model to long-term regulatory simulations of the impact of industrial plants

H13-3
B. Denby

The combined use of models and monitoring for applications related to the European Air Quality Directive: a working sub-group of FAIRMODE

H13-4
A. Coppalle, P. E. Damay, D. Maro, M. Talbaut, O. Connan, D. Hébert.

Validation of aerosol dry deposition velocity models with new data

H13-4
P. Bedwell, J. Wellings, S. M. Haywood, M. C. Hort

Cloud gamma modelling in the UK Meteorological Office's NAME III Model

H13-4
C. Duchenne, P. Armand, H. Dupont

Development of a 3D modelling suite from the global scale to the urban scale using MM5 and Micro-SWIFT-SPRAY. Application to the dispersion of a toxic release in New York City.

H13-4
P. Armand, C. Olry, J. Moussafir, A. Albergel, O. Oldrini

Recent physical modelling developments in a Lagrangian modelling system for emergency response purposes

H13-4
F.-X. Cierco, L. Soulhac, P. Méjean, G. Lamaison, P. Salizzoni, P. Armand

Validation of the SIRANERISK model against a wind tunnel experiment of dispersion of a short release in an idealized urban street network

H13-4
K. Baumann-Stanzer, S. Stenzel, K. Ambrosch, C. Reumann, M. Naderhirn, M. Clabian, P. Ortner, T. Passenbrunner, H. Haller, C. Puchner

Detection of hazardous gas dispersion based on sensor equipped micro-aerial vehicles and emergency response modeling

H13-4
M. D. Sohn, J. Goforth, J. D. Peterson

Predicting Pollutant Dispersion and Exposure in Mixed Outdoor-Indoor- Vehicle Environments

H13-4
J.-M. Lacome, C. Proust

Analysis of the dispersion of large unconfined clouds following a massive spillage of liquid hydrogen on the ground

H13-4
K. Baumann-Stanzer, S. Stenzel

Dispersion modeling of accidental toxic gas releases - sensitivity studies and optimization of the meteorological input

H13-4
I. Sykes

SCIPUFF Capabilities and Application in Hazard Assessment

H13-4
I. Sykes, D. Henn, B. Chowdhury

A Generalized Model for Liquid Droplet Evaporation and its Application to the Release of Pressurized Chlorine

H13-4
S. Stenzel, K. Baumann-Stanzer

Dispersion modeling of accidental toxic gas releases- a model comparison study.

H13-4
E. Syrakov, M. Tsankov, E. Cholakov

Relationships and co-ordination between basic BL and PBL turbulent and stability parameters used in pollution tasks

H13-4
G. Leventakis, V Gkrizis, A. Sfetsos, D. Missia

The application of a multi-zone model in the scenario development of CB incidents in assets of transportation networks

H13-4
A. Todorova, K. Ganev, D. Syrakov, M. Prodanova, G. Georgiev, N. Miloshev, G. Gadjhev

Bulgarian emergency responce system for release of hazardous pollutants - Design and first tests of the preparedness mode.

H13-4
S. Trini Castelli, L. Mortarini, G. Tinarelli, D. Anfossi

Development and application of the microscale Lagrangian particle dispersion model MicroSpray for the simulation of hydrogen accidental releases

H13-4
A. Robins, the DAPPLE Consortium

The DAPPLE tracer experiments - lessons from case by case analyses

H13-4
K.-J. Hsieh, H. Ji, F.-S. Lien, E. Yee

Development of a Fast Physically-Based Urban Wind Flow and Dispersion Model for Emergency Response Applications

H13-4
L. Corbet

Local-scale dispersion modelling for emergency response in the Czech Republic

H13-4
I.V. Kovalets, V.Y. Korolevich, A.S. Khalchenkov, E.A. Ievdin, M. Zheleznyak

Model Intercomparison Of JRODOS Atmospheric Dispersion Module and Canadian Atmospheric Dispersion And Dose Assessment Method

H13-4
E. Syrakov, K. Ganev, M. Tsankov

Inversion effects at forming of the critical pollution conditions in PBL ?

H13-4
I. Griffiths, M. Bull, I. Bush, L. Carrivick, R. Jones, M. Burns

Investigating the Benefits of Information Management Systems for Hazard Management

H13-4
J. Copeland

Shield - A system for urban emergency response modeling

H13-4
D. Quélo, J. Groëll , M. Tombette

Long-range transport model qualification for hazardous release

H13-4
N. Platt, L. Jones

Potential Use of Transport and Dispersion Model Output to Supplement ATP-45 Hazard Prediction Templates

H13-5
P. Achim, H. Dupont, A. Leroy, P. Armand

An operational meteorological forecast system at mesoscale for radiological and chemical impact assessment

H13-5
M. F. Yassin

Impact of Flow Obstacles on pollutant

H13-5
A. Balanzino, G. Pirovano, E. Ferrero, M. Causà, G.M. Riva

Particulate matter pollution simulations in complex terrain: a sensitivity analysis.

H13-5
M. Udina, M.R. Soler, R. Arasa

Effects of nocturnal thermal circulation and boundary layer structure on pollutant dispersion in complex terrain areas

H13-5
S. Andreani-Aksoyoglu, J. Keller, D. Oderbolz, I. Barmpadimos, A.S.H. Prevot, U. Baltensperger

Sensitivity of ozone and secondary aerosol formation to emissions in Switzerland

H13-5
R. Arasa, M.R. Soler, M. Olid

Numerical experiments on the sensitivity of MM5/WRF-CMAQ simulations of 2009 summer high ozone episode in north-eastern Spain to PBL schemes

H13-5
G. Jordanov, I. Etropolska, D. Syrakov, K. Ganev, M. Prodanova, N. Miloshev, K. Slavov

A System for information and forecast of air quality in Bulgaria

H13-5
D. C. Oderbolz, S. Andreani-Aksoyolu, J. Keller, C. Häni, I. Barmpadimos, A.S.H. Prevot

Sensitivity of modelled secondary organic aerosols (SOA) to biogenic VOC (BVOC) emissions in Switzerland

H13-5
M. Hasel, W.-J. Kost, J. Nielinger

Atmospheric dispersion modelling in complex terrain - prognostic wind field libraries

H13-5
H. Shimadera, A. Kondo, A. Kaga, K. Lal Shrestha, Y. Inoue

Estimate of acid deposition through fog using numerical models in the Kinki Region of Japan

H13-5
E. Syrakov, M. Tsankov, K. Ganev, E. Cholakov

On the problem of heavy pollution episodes in shallow long-lived PBL

H13-5
Q.J. Zhang, M. Beekmann, the MEGAPOLI team

Modelling of Organic Aerosol with the Volatility-Basis-Set approach during the MEGAPOLI Summer Campaign

H13-5
M. M. Smirnova, V. P. Yushkov, K. G. Rubinstein

Estimations of regional model simulations of atmospheric boundary layer vertical structure

H13-5
M. Beekmann, U. Baltensperger, A. Borbon, J. Sciare, V. Gros, A. Baklanov, M. Lawrence, S. Pandis, the MEGAPOLI Paris- campaign team

The MEGAPOLI Paris campaign for urban aerosol characterisation - a comprehensive data set for air quality model evaluation

H13-5
L. Vitali, S. Finardi, G. Pace, A. Piersanti,  G. Zanini

Validation of simulated atmospheric fields for air quality modeling purposes in Italy.

H13-5
A.V. Starchenko, A.A. Bart, D.A. Belikov, E.A. Danilkin, E. Krajny

Numerical simulation of mesoscale meteorology and air quality near urban territory

H13-5
L. Osrodka, M. Wojtylak

Application of fuzzy sets to forecast air quality index AQI in the southern Poland

H13-5
E. Real, K. Sartelet

Impact of particles on photolysis rates and air quality.

H13-5
C. Mangia, M. Cervino

Modeling dry and wet deposition of PCDD/F releases from different industrial plants over the Salento Penisnula, Southern Italy

H13-5
L. Silva de Souza, L. Landau, L. C. Gomes Pimentel

Air Quality Photochemical Study over the Amazonia Area

H13-5
P. Huszar, M. Belda, T. Halenka, J. Miksovsky

Offline and online coupling of regional climate model with chemistry transport model

H13-5
R. Žabkar,M. Ivancic, J. Rakovec, M. Rus

Comparison of different dispersion modeling approaches in complex terrain

H13-5
M. Deserti, E. Minguzzi, G. Finzi, I. Barmpadimos, J. Keller, R. San Jose, G.Geertsema

Wind verification in Po Valley

H13-5
S. Zaniboni, E. Minguzzi, M. Deserti, G. Bonafe, M. Stortini

High resolution analysis of wind and turbulence in complex terrain

H13-5
D. Rife, J. Pinto, A. Monaghan, C. Davis, J. Hannan

Corridors of enhanced transport and dispersion: Global distribution and characteristics

H13-5
F. Vandenberghe, J. Copeland, T. Warner, R. Babarsky

Smart climatologies for preparation and planning of hazardous release events

H13-5
K. Zemankova, H. Skachova

Use of the CALMET Model for Preparation of Wind Roses for the Regulatory Modelling Purposes

H13-5
A. Jericevic, H. Fagerli, B. Grisogono

Exploring the properties of local and non-local vertical diffusion schemes using the 222Rn data

H13-5
E. Batchvarova, E. Pisoni, G. Finzi, S.-E. Gryning

Evaluation of RAMS6.0 boundary-layer simulation over Sofia (Bulgaria) on vertical profiles of the ABL

H13-5
A. H. Al-Mulla, A. F. M. Ahmed, D. Lecoeur, J. Moussafir, C. Dérognat

Qatar Photochemical Modelling platform: A new tool to optimize air pollution control for the Oil and Gas industries

H13-6
P. Kumar, A. Robins

Modelling the dispersion of nanoparticles in street canyons

H13-6
R. Briant, I. Kosakissok, C. Seigneur

A new line source model for air quality impacts of roadway traffic

H13-6
Y.Qu, M.Milliez, L. Musson-Genon, B.Carissimo

Micrometeorological modeling of radiative and convective effects with a building resolving code

H13-6
M.K. Chatterjee, J.K.Divkar, S.S. Patil, J. Romal, R. Singh, K.S. Pradeepkumar, D.N.Sharma

An Examination of Plume Dose in Crosswind Direction by Using Gaussian Plume Model for Rough Terrain

H13-6
T.N.H. Chung, C.-H. Liu

Pollutant Transfer Coefficient in Street Canyons of Different Aspect Ratios

H13-6
M. Mache, I. Calmet, J.-F. Sini

Analysis of the dynamical interactions between atmosphere and urban canopies of different densities using a drag force approach

H13-6
A. Armengaud, F. Pradelle, G. Luneau, C. Pesin, M. N. Roland, J. Virga, B. Rocher

Four urban plateforms dedicated to air quality survey in PACA region

H13-6
T. K. O. Nguyen, Ketsiri Leelasakultum

Prediction of haze episode potential for mountain-valley urban area

H13-6
J. O. P. Cheung, C.-H. Liu, M. C.H. Yam

Impact of building separation on natural ventilation and pollutant transport for low-rise structures

H13-6
P. Shui, C.-H. Liu, Y. Li

Upward and Sideward Removal of Air Pollutants in Three-Dimensional Street Canyons

H13-6
L. E. Venegas, N. A. Mazzeo

Traffic pollution modelling in a complex urban street

H13-6
N. A. Mazzeo, L. E. Venegas

Hourly NOx concentrations and wind direction in the vicinity of a street intersection

H13-6
C. Gromke, B. Ruck

The role of vegetation in traffic emission dispersion and air quality in urban street canyons

H13-6
B. De Maershcalck, S. Janssen, C. Mensink

Direct implementation of non-linear chemical reaction terms for ozone

H13-6
A. Jirk, J. Brechler

3D Stratified Atmospheric Flow Modeling

H13-6
K. E. Kakosimos, M. J. Assael, M. Ketzel, H. R. Olesen, R. Berkowicz

Smoke Dispersion from Low Stacks on Pitched-Roff Buildings: Model Calculations with WinMISKAM in Comparison with Wind Tunnel Results

H13-6
A. Kondo, A. Kaga, K. Umemoto, Y. Inoue

Screening technique for specifying roads with high concentrations by using regression equations

H13-6
I. Düring, W. Bächlin, M. Ketzel, A. Baum, S. Wurzler

Update of the Romberg-Approach and simplified NO / NO2 Conversion Model under Consideration of direct NO2-Emissions

H13-6
R. San Jose, J.L. Perez, J.L. Morant, R.M. Gonzalez

Urban metabolism: microscale energy simulations in different european cities by using WRF-UCM and EULAG models

H13-6
N. Koutsourakis, A. G. Venetsanos, J. G. Bartzis, I. C. Tolias

Presentation of new LES capability of ADREA-HF CFD code

H13-6
T. Michioka, A. Sato, H. Takimoto, M. Kanda

Mechanisms of gas removal from a two-dimensional canyon using large-eddy simulations

H13-6
B. Maiheu, B. de Maerschalck, J. Vankerkom, S. Janssen

Local air quality in an idealized urban environment using ENVI-met, derivation of guidelines for urban planning in Flanders.

H13-6
J. Franke

Numerical uncertainties in the computation of the flow in 2D street canyons

H13-6
L. Kukacka, K. Jurcáková, R. Kellnerová, Z. Janour

Estimation of scalar fluxes within modelled intersection depending on the approach flow direction

H13-6
G. Geertsema, H. Toros, G. Cats, S. Incecik

First steps toward an air quality forecast in the Istanbul area using Harmonie

H13-6
F. Pradelle, A. Armengaud, C. Pesin, M. N. Rolland, J. Virga, G. Luneau, C. Schillinger, D. Poulet

URBAN AIR System: an operational modelling system for survey and forecasting air Quality at Urban scale

H13-6
S. M. Taghavi, B. Carissimo, F. Gourdol, P. Mejean, L. Soulhac, C. Bernagaud, J.F. Burkhart

A comparison of wind tunnel measurements and CFD model simulations for pollutant dispersion from a tunnel portal for different wind directions

H13-6
F. Vendel, G. Lamaison, L. Soulhac, P. Volta, L. Donnat, O. Duclaux, C. Puel

Modeling diabatic atmospheric boundary layer using a RANS CFD code with k- epsilon or Reynolds-stress turbulence closure

H13-6
S. Andronopoulos, I. Mavroidis, A. Venetsanos, J.G. Bartzis

CFD simulations of dispersion around obstacles of different shapes

H13-6
V. Fuka, J. Brechler

Dispersion of radioactive aerosol past obstacles

H13-6
R. Steib, K. Labancz, Z. Ferenczi

Air quality forecast in urban environment: CHIMERE model experiments for Budapest

H13-6
A. Pascau, N. Garcia

Influence of turbulence models on the transient flow in street canyons

H13-6
A. Cantelli, F. Failla, P. Monti, G. Leuzzi

Sensitivity of an urban sub-grid scheme to the canyons orientations over a wide metropolitan area

H13-6
G. Leuzzi, M. Balczó, A. Amicarelli, P. Monti, J. Eichhorn, D. J. Thomson

Street canyon concentration estimation coupling the RANS model MISKAM and the micromixing Lagrangian model LAGFLUM.

H13-6
W.C. Cheng, C.-H. Liu, D. Y.C. Leung

On the Wind Statistics and Pollutant Re-entrainment in Street Canyons by Large-Eddy Simulation

H13-6
A. Pelliccioni, C. Gariazzo, P. Monti, G. Leuzzi

A novel wind profile formulation for neutral conditions in urban case

H13-6
C. Souprayen, A. Tripathi, G. Vaton, P. Rousseau, I. Drouadaine, M. Maze

Microscale CFD model for atmospheric flows and performance analysis of air treatment with roads and wall surface coating.

H13-6
O. Coceal, S. Branford, E. V. Goulart, T. G. Thomas, S. E. Belcher

Using direct numerical simulations to develop and validate a simplified street network dispersion model

H13-6
R. Kellnerova, L. Kukacka, Z. Janour

Comparison between flow dynamics inside street canyon with two geometries of roof shape.

H13-6
D. Oettl, M. Kuntner

The Austrian Guideline For Short Scale Dispersion Modeling

H13-6
P. Franzese, P. Huq, U. Panizza

A Gaussian model for urban daytime and nighttime dispersion.

H13-6
M. Nogalski, J. Werhahn ,U. Uhrner

Traffic emission and micro scale dispersion modeling in Santiago de Chile

H13-6
Z. Luo, Y. Li

Effect of Deforestation on Dispersion in Street Canyons by Katabatic Wind

H13-6
Q. Dai

A review on technology development in urban climatology and the application of a new enhanced urban climate model in Hong Kong

H13-6
C. Olry, J. Moussafir, P. Castanier, G. Tinarelli, O. Fourcault, A. Plassais

Applications of the MSS model (MICRO-SWIFT SPRAY) to photocatalytic coating simulations

H13-6
B. De Maerschalck, B. Maiheu, S. Janssen, J. Vankerkom

CFD-modeling of complex plant-atmosphere interactions: Direct and indirect effects on local turbulence

H13-6
J. Garcia, R. Cerdeira, L. M. R. Coelho

Simulation of street canyon effect in a street of Barreiro city in Portugal

H13-6
A. S. Tomlin, J. Millward-Hopkins, A. Balogun, J. Tate, J. Barlow, C. Wood, A. Robins

Complex Air Flows around Urban Intersections: Challenges for Modellers

H13-6
A. S. Tomlin, T. Ziehn, P. Goodman, J. Tate, N. Dixon

A global sensitivity study of predicted NO2 concentrations in an urban street canyon

H13-6
R. Buccolieri, S. M. Salim, S. Di Sabatino, A. Chan, P. Ielpo, G. de Gennaro, C. M. Placentino, M. Caselli, C. Gromke

Study of tree-atmosphere interaction and assessment of air quality in real city neighbourhoods

H13-6
R. Buccolieri, F. Sartoretto, A. Giacometti, S. Di Sabatino, L. S. Leo, B. Pulvirenti, M. Sandberg, H. Wigö

Flow and pollutant dispersion within the Canal Grande channel in Venice (Italy) via CFD techniques

H13-7
E. Ferrero, L. Mortarini, S. Alessandrini, C. Lacagnina

A fluctuating plume model for pollutants dispersion with chemical reactions

H13-7
S. Pandey, S. N. Khanal, D. Giri, A. Singh

The influence of meterological parameters and PM10 concentrations on visibility of kathmandu valley

H13-7
A. K. Luhar

Horizontal Turbulence and Dispersion in Low Wind Stable Conditions

H13-7
F. Pradelle, F. Tognet, E. Senante, N. Ribeiro, K. Adam, A. Ackerman, E. Duthier, D. Poulet

AROME Project: Odour dispersion modelling, from sources characterisation to environment impact

H13-7
H. E. Smethurst, C. Witham, A. G. Robins, V. S. G. Murray

An example of long-range odour transport

H13-7
A. Amilcarelli, P. Salizzoni, P.Monti, G. Leuzzi, L. Soulhac, F.X. Cierco

Modelling concentration fluctuations in a turbulent boundary layer: sensitivity of a Lagrangian model to dissipation rate estimates

H13-7
C. Ribeiro, H. Varela, M. Coutinho, C. Borrego

Dispersion modeling and field inspections approach to evaluate the odor impact of a composting plant in Lisbon

H13-8
A. Rudd, S. Belcher, A. Robins

An inverse modelling technique for emergency response application

H13-8
J. G. Bartzis, G. C. Efthimiou

Maximum individual exposure estimation using CFD RANS modelling

H13-8
G. Brown, P. Robins

Source-term estimation for rapid hazard assessment

H13-8
V. Tsiouri, I.V. Kovalets, S. Andronopoulos., J.G. Bartzis

Assimilation of gamma dose rate and concentration measurements in Lagrangian model DIPCOT

H13-8
P. E. Bieringer, I. Sykes, F. Vandenberghe, J. Hurst, J. Weil, G. Bieberbach, S. Parker, R. Cabell

Automated Source Parameter Estimation For Atmospheric Transport and Dispersion Applications

H13-8
G. Kanevce, I. Andreevski, L. Kanevce

LEVERBERG-MARQUARD method for inverse estimations in dispersion modeling

H13-8
S. Herring, P. Robins

The importance of concentration fluctuations on hazard assessment and source term estimation

H13-8
A. Malby, D. Whyatt, R. Timmis

Combining Modelling and Monitoring to Estimate Fugitive Releases from a Heavily-industrialised Site

H13-8
S. van den Elshout, C. De Gier

Verifying shipping emissions by comparing modelled and measured sulphur dioxide concentrations in the port of rotterdam area

H13-8
O. Saunier, M. Bocquet, A. Mathieu, O. Isnard

Model reduction via principal component truncation for the optimal design of atmospheric monitoring networks

H13-8
E. Tagaris, A. Sfetsos, D. Vlachogiannis, S. Andronopoulos, R. Sotiropoulou, N. Gounaris

Sensitivity of ozone and particulate matter concentrations in Greater Athens Area, Greece

H13-8
A.V.Starchenko, E.A.Panasenko

Numerical identification of urban regions with high pollution emission on the basis of air quality observations

H13-8
M. Alarcon, J. Belmonte, S. Ortega

Application of numerical simulation to the study of atmospheric allergenic pollen in Catalonia (NE Spain)

H13-8
J.-M. Libre, M. Le Guellec, A. Tripathi, T. Mailliard, S. Guérin, C. Souprayen, A. Castellari

Source determination in congested environment through Bayesian Inference

H13-8
E. Yee

Validation of a Bayesian Probabilistic Inferential Framework for Multiple Source Reconstruction Using FFT-07 Data

H13-8
J.-P. Issartel, T. Gamel

Air quality monitoring at a chemical facility

H13-8
V. Winiarek, J. Vira, M. Bocquet, M. Sofiev, O. Saunier

Towards the operational application of inverse modelling for the source identification and plume forecast of an accidental release of radionuclides.

H13-8
I. Ho Tin Noe, F. Sino, C. Bara, Y. Urvoy, C. Haaser, A. Tripathi, L. Ait Hamou, T. Maillard

Real-time management of odour on a water treatment plant using a 3D simulation tool coupled to on-site sensors

H13-8
M. Krysta, A. Becker, N. Brachet

Enhanced inverse dispersion modeling by collocation with waveform events: an analysis of the National Data Centre Preparedness Exercise 2009

H13-8
A. Igor, K. Gligor, M. Aleksandar

Dispersion models result's improvements using inverse approach

H13-8
N. Platt, D. Deriggi

Comparative Investigation of Source Term Estimation Algorithms Using FUSION Field Trial 2007 Data

H13-9
A. Kobe

Facilitating responsible use of the modelling in implementation of EU air quality directives - An EU perspective

H13-9
T. Fox

US EPA Perspectives on Regulatory Modeling: Current Practice and Future Directions

H13-9
A. Venkatram, W. Qian

Past and future of understanding air pollution through modeling

H13-9
H. R. Olesen

Welcome and Harmonisation initiative introduction

H13-10
E. Fragkou, I. Douros, N. Moussiopoulos

The use of models for source apportionment and for assessing the contribution of natural sources in response to the Air Quality Directive

H13-10
P. Thunis, E. Georgieva, P. Dilara

Tools for benchmarking of Air Quality Models

H13-10
B. Denby, W. Spangl

Guidance on the use of models for the European Air Quality Directive: an activity of FAIRMODE

H13-10
R. Borge, J. Lumbreras, P. Dilara, L. Tarrason

Urban emissions and projections

H13-11
S.-E. Gryning, J. H. Soerensen, O. Hertel, T. Mikkelsen, E. Batchvarova

Introduction

H13-11
Ph. Labazuy, M. Gouhier, Y. Guéhenneux, A. Harris, M. Hervo, P. Fréville, J.-C. Bergès, Ph. Cacault

Near real-time monitoring of the Arpil-May 2010 Eyjafjöll ash cloud

H13-11
J.-C. Bergès, Ph. Labazuy, M. Chouhier, Y. Guéhenneux, Ph. Cacault

Main issues in using Meteosat system date for the monitoring of volcanic ash cloud

H13-11
P. Royer, P. Chazette, A. Dabas, M. Bocquet, K. Sartelet, V. Winiarek, M. Lardier, L. Sauvage

UV-Lidar : a powerful tool for Eyjafjöll ashoperational survey from ground-based and airborne measurements

H13-11
A. Colette, N. Alsac, B. Bessagnet, H. Biaudet, L. Chiappini, O. Favez, E. Frejafon, F. Gautier, F. Godefroy, M. Haeffelin, E. Leoz, L. Malherbe, F. Meleux, L. Menut, Y. Morille, A. Papin, C. Pietras, M. Ramel, B. Romand, L. Rouil

Impact of the Eyjafjallajökull’seruption on surface air quality in France