Publications (last updated: 01/01/2017)

 
-“The impacts of climate change on Aircraft Operations”, GB Gratton*, S Rapsomanikis, PD Williams et. al. accepted for publication in ERL, 2017.
 
-“Decomposition Kinetics of Non-Volatile Alkanes on Urban Aerosol” Dimitra Karali, Spyridon Rapsomanikis and Achilleas Christoforidis. Atmosphere, 8(5), 89; doi:10.3390/atmos8050089 (2017).
 
-''Multi-temporal scale analysis of water vapor fluxes and controlling factors over a Mediterranean coastal grassland. Identifying advection with wavelet analysis''. Trepekli A., Rapsomanikis S. Under Review in: Theoretical and Applied Climatology (2017).
 
-“A comparison of fragrance ingredients in green and non-green detergents” Zarogianni, A.-M., Loupa, G. Rapsomanikis, S. Environmental Forensics Vol. 18, Issue 2, 110-121 (2017).
 
-“Indoor and outdoor elemental mercury: a comparison of three different cases” G. Loupa, C. Polyzou, A. M. Zarogianni, K. Ouzounis, S. Rapsomanikis. Environmental Monitoring and Assesment, Vol 189, 72-86 (2017).
 
-'' CLIMATE CHANGE AND CLIMATE EXTREMES'' Chapter 14, S. Rapsomanikis, A. Trepekli, N.R. Dalezios In the book: 'ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS METHODOLOGIES FOR RISK ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT'' IAW PUBLISHING, UK (2016).
 
-“Seasonal evapotranspiration, energy fluxes and turbulence variance characteristics of a Mediterranean coastal grassland” Trepekli A., Loupa G., Rapsomanikis S. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, vol 226 pp.13–27, (2016).
 
-''Characterisation of the atmospheric electric field and correlation with CO­2 at a rural site in southern Balkans'', Ν. Kastelis, K. Kourtidis, Earth, Planets and Space, 68:3, (2016). doi 10.1186/s40623-016-0379-3
 
-''Indoor/outdoor PM2.5 elemental composition and organic fraction medications, in a Greek hospital.'', G. Loupa, A.M. Zarogianni, D. Karali, I. Kosmadakis, S. Rapsomanikis, Science of Total Environment, Vol. 550, p. 727-735, (2016).
 
-'' Energy flux parametrization as an opportunity to get Urban Heat Island insights : The case of Athens, Greece (Thermopolis 2009 Campaign).'', G. Loupa, S. Rapsomanikis, A. Trepekli ,K. Kourtidis, Science of Total Environment, Vol. 542(Pt A), p. 136-143, (2015).
 

-''Common summertime total cloud cover and aerosol optical depth weekly variabilities over Europe: sign of the aerosol indirect effects? '', A. Georgoulias, Kourtidis K., Rapsomanikis S., Santchez-Lopez A., Atmos. Res., 153, 59-73 (2015).

''

LIVAS: a 3D multi-wavelength aerosol/cloud climatology based on CALIPSO and EARLINET”, V. Amiridis, E. Marinou, A. Tsekeri, U. Wandinger, A. Schwartz, E. Giannakaki, R-E Mamouri, P. Kokkalis, I. Binietoglou, S. Solomos, T. Herekakis, S. Kazadzis, E. Gerasopoulos, D. Balis, A. Papayannis, C. Kontoes, K. Kourtidis, N. Papagiannopoulos, L. Mona, G. Pappalardo, O. LeRille, and A. Ansmann, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 7127–7153 (2015). 
 

-''On the ability of RegCM4 regional climate model to simulate surface solar radiation patterns over Europe: An assessment using satellite-based observations'', G. Alexandri, A. K. Georgoulias, P. Zanis, E. Katragkou, A. Tsikerdekis, K. A. Kourtidis, C. Meleti, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15, 13195-13216 (2015).

-''Radon and radioactivity at a town overlying Uranium ores in northern Greece'', K. Kourtidis, A.K. Georgoulias, M. Vlahopoulou, N. Tsirliganis, N. Kastelis, K. Ouzounis, and N. Kazakis, J. of Environmental Radioactivity, 150, 220-227 (2015).
 

-''A study of the impact of synoptic weather conditions and water vapor on aerosol- cloud relationships over major urban clusters of China. '', K. Kourtidis, S. Stathopoulos, A.K. Georgoulias, G. Alexandri, S. Rapsomanikis, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, Vol 15(10), p. 14007-14026, (2015).
 
-'' A study of the hourly variability of the urban heat island effect in the Greater Athens Area during summer.'', K. Kourtidis, A.K. Georgoulias, S. Rapsomanikis, V. Amiridis, I. Keramitsoglou, H. Hooyberghs, B. Maiheu, D. Melas, Science of Total Environment, Vol. 517C, p. 162-177, (2015).  
 

-''Severe particulate pollution from the deposition practices of the primary materials of a cement plant'', Kourtidis K., Rapsomanikis S., Zerefos C., Georgoulias A. K., Pavlidou E., Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., 16, 9796-9808, DOI: 10.1007/s11356-014-2969-6 (2014). 

-''Vertical energy and Momentum Fluxes in the Centre of Athens, Greece During a Heatwave Period (Thermopolis 2009 Campaign).'',S. Rapsomanikis, A. Trepekli ,G. Loupa, C. Polyzou, Boundary Layer Meteorology, p. 1-16 , (2014).
 

-''Case study. Health hazards of automative repair mechanics: thermal and lighting comfort, particulate matter and noise.'',G. Loupa, Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, Vol. 10, D135-D146, (2013).

-'' Numerical study of the urban heat island over Athens (Greece) with the WRF Model'', T. M. Giannaros, D. Melas, I. A. Daglis, I. Keramitsoglou, K. Kourtidis, Atmos. Environ., Vol. 73, 103-111, (2013).  

-''Multi-wavelength Raman lidar, sun photometric and aircraft measurements in combination with inversion models for the estimation of the aerosol optical and physico-chemical properties over Athens, Greece'', R. E. Mamouri, A. Papayannis, V. Amiridis, D. Muller , P. Kokkalis, S. Rapsomanikis, E. T. Karageorgos, G. Tsaknakis, A. Nenes, S. Kazadzis, E. Remoundaki, Atmos. Meas. Tech., Vol. 5, 1793–1808, (2012).

 -''A high resolution satellite view of the aerosol weekly cycle variability over Central Europe'',A. K. Georgoulias, K.A. Kourtidis, Atmospheric Research, Vol. 107, 145-160, (2012).

 -"AMFIC-WSDB: A web data base for hosting and easy retrieval of atmospheric data from satellites", A. K. Georgoulias, K. A. Kourtidis , E. Kosmidis ,T. Despotakis , P. Symeonidis, Computers and Geosciences, Vol. 48, 57-66, (2012).

-''Multi-wavelength Raman lidar, sunphotometric and aircraft measurements in combination with inversion models for the estimation of the aerosol optical and physico-chemical properties over Athens, Greece'', R. E. Mamouri, A. Papayannis, V. Amiridis, D. Muller , P. Kokkalis, S. Rapsomanikis, E. T. Karageorgos, G. Tsaknakis, A. Nenes, S. Kazadzis, E. Remoundaki, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., Vol. 5, 589-625, (2012).

-''Scalar transport from a planar source in a turbulent boundary layer”, G. A. Sideridis, E. G. Kastrinakis , S. G. Nychas , S. Rapsomanikis, Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 54, (25-26) 5337–5347, (2011).

-''Optical properties of aerosol over a South European urban environment'', K. Kelektsoglou, S. Rapsomanikis,  E. T. Karageorgos, I. Kosmadakis, Int. J. Rem. Sensing, Vol. 33, (4) 1214-1233, (2011).

 

-''A 1-year remote sensing study of radiative effects of aerosol and clouds over the NE Mediterranean, K. Kelektsoglou, K. Kourtidis, D. S. Balis, S. Rapsomanikis, Int. J. Rem. Sensing, Vol. 32, (23) 8747-8762, (2011). 

 

-''AERONET observations of direct and indirect aerosol effects over a south European conurbation”, K. Kelektsoglou, S. Rapsomanikis, Int. J. Rem. Sensing, Vol. 32, (10)2779-2798, (2011). 

 

-''A case study on the application of SCIAMACHY satellite methane measurements for regional studies: the Greater Area of Eastern Mediterranean'', A. K. Georgoulias, K. A. Kourtidis , M. Buchwitz, O. Schneising, J. P. Burrows , Int. J. of Rem. Sensing, Vol. 32, (3) 787-813, (2011).

 

-''On the aerosol weekly cycle spatiotemporal variability over Europe'', A. K. Georgoulias, K. A. Kourtidis, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Vol. 11, 4611-4632, (2011).

 

-''Potential effects of particulate matter from combustion during services on human health and on works of art in medieval churches in Cyprus'', G. Loupa, E. Karageorgos, S. Rapsomanikis, Env. Pollut., Vol. 158, 2946-2953, (2010).

 

-''Estimation of the microphysical aerosol properties over Thessaloniki, Greece, during the SCOUT-O3 campaign with the synergy of Raman lidar and sunphotometer data”, D. Balis, E. Giannakaki, D. Mueller, V. Amiridis, K. Kelektsoglou, S. Rapsomanikis, A. Bais, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 115, D08202, doi: 10.1029/2009JD013088, (2010).

 

-''Assesment of the sources of the inorganic fraction of aerosol in a conurbation'', E. T. Karageorgos, S. Rapsomanikis, Int. J. Env. Analyt. Chem., Vol 90, (1) 64-83, (2010).

 

-''Statistical analysis of boundary layer heights in a suburban environment'', A. K. Georgoulias, D. K. Papanastasiou, D. Melas, V. Amiridis, G. Alexandri , Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, Vol. 104, 103-111, (2009).

 

-''Origins of n-alkanes, carbonyl compounds and molecular biomarkers in atmospheric fine  and coarse particles of Athens, Greece'', G. Andreou, S. Rapsomanikis,  Sci.Tot. Env., Vol. 407, 5750–5760, (2009).

 

- ''Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and their oxygenated derivatives in the urban atmosphere of Athens'', G. Andreou, S.Rapsomanikis, Journal of Hazardous Materials, Vol. 172, 363–373, (2009).

 

-''Partial pressure and air–sea CO2 flux in the Aegean Sea during February 2006'', E. Krasakopoulou, S. Rapsomanikis,  A. Papadopoulos , E. Papathanassiou, Continental Shelf Research, Vol. 29, 1477–1488, (2009).

 

- ''Air pollutant emission rates and concentrations in medieval churches'', G. Loupa, E. Charpantidou,  E. Karageorgos, S. Rapsomanikis, J. Atm. Chem., doi: 10.1007/s10874-008-9116-z, (2009).

 

- '' Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) in urban ambient air'', K. Kourtidis, A. Kelesis, M. Petrakakis, Atmos. Env., 42, 32, 7476-7482, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.05.066, (2008).

 

-''The chemistry of gaseous acids in medieval churches in Cyprus'', G. Loupa, E. Charpantidou, E. Karageorgos, S.Rapsomanikis, Atmos. Environ., Vol. 41, (39) 9018-9029, (2007).

   

-''Indoor-outdoor atmospheric particulate matter relationships in naturally ventilated offices'', G. Loupa, I. Kioutsioukis, S. Rapsomanikis, Indoor Built Environ., 16,(1) 63-69, (2007).

 

-''Nine years of UV aerosol optical depth measurements at Thessaloniki, Greece'', S. Kazadzis, A. Bais, V. Amiridis, D. Balis, C. Meleti, N. Kouremeti, C. S. Zerefos, S. Rapsomanikis, M. Petrakakis, A. Kelesis, P. Tzoumaka, K. Kelektsoglou, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 2091-2101, (2007).

 

-''Chemical characterization of the inorganic fraction of aerosols and mechanisms of the  neutralization of atmospheric acidity in Athens, Greece'', E. T. Karageorgos, S. Rapsomanikis, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 3015-3033, (2007).

 

-''Characterisation of indoor airborne particles by using real-time aerosol mass spectrometry'', M. Dall'Osto, R. M. Harrison, E. Charpantidou, G. Loupa, S.Rapsomanikis, Vol. 384, Issues 1-3, 120-133, (2007).

 

 -''Identification, abundance and origin of aliphatic hydrocarbons in the atmospheric particul atematter of Athens (Greece)'', G. Andreou, S. D. Alexiou, G. Loupa, S. Rapsomanikis, Water Air and Soil Pollut: Focus, doi: 10.1007/s11267-007-9142-x, (2007).

 

 

-''Distribution of dissolved inorganic carbon and related parameters in the Thermaikos Gulf (Eastern Mediterranean)'', E. Krasakopoulou, C. Anagnostou, E. Souvermetzoglou, E. Papathanasiou, S. Rapsomanikis, Med. Marine Science, 7/1, 63-78, (2006).

 

-''Indoor microclimate, ozone and nitrogen oxides in two medieval churches in Cyprus'', G. Loupa, E. Charpantidou, I. Kioutsioukis, S. Rapsomanikis, Atmos. Environ., Vol.40, (39) 7457-7466, (2006).

 

-''Robust Stochastic Seasonal Precipitation Scenarios'', I. Kioutsioukis, S. Rapsomanikis, R. Loupa, Int.J Climatol., Vol.26, (14) 2077-2095, (2006).

 

-''Effects of methane outgassing on the Black Sea Atmosphere'', K. Kourtidis, I. Kioutsioukis, D. F. McGinnis, S. Rapsomanikis, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Vol. 6, 5173-5182, (2006).

 

- '' Tropospheric ozone changes at unpolluted and semipolluted regions induced by stratospheric ozone changes'', I. Isaksen , C. Zerefos,K. Kourtidis, C. Meleti, Stig B. Dalsøren, J. K. Sundet, A. Grini, P. Zanis,  D. Balis, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 110, D02302,15pp, (2005).

 

-''Transfer of organic Br and Cl from the biosphere to the atmosphere during the Cretaceous/ Tertiary impact: Implications for the stratopsheric ozone layer'', K. Kourtidis, Atmos. Chem. Phys.,Vol. 5, 207-214, (2005).

 

-Exploratory Traffic Noise Measurements of five mail streets of Thessaloniki, Greece'', E. Georgiadou, K. Kourtidis, I. Ziomas, Global NEST, Vol. 6, 53-61, (2004).

 

-''Substantial traffic emissions contribution to the global H2S budget'', K. Kourtidis, A. Kelesis, M. Maggana, M. Petrakakis,Geophys. Res. Lett.,Vol. 31, 18, L18107,4pp, (2004).

-''Study of the pollution exchange between Bulgaria and Northern Greece'', C. Zerefos , D. Syrakov, K. Ganev, A. Vasaras,K. Kourtidis, M. Tzortziou, M. Prodanova, R. Dimitrova, E. Georgieva, D. Yordanov, N. MiloshevInt. J. Environment and Pollution, Vol. 22, 1/2, 163-185, (2004).

 

-''Transport of Toxic Organic Aerosol Pollutants from Yugoslavia to Greece during the Operation 'Allied Force' '', S. Rapsomanikis, C. Zerefos, D. Melas, N. Tsangas, Environmental Technology, Vol. 23, 1119-1125, (2002).

 

-''Regional tropospheric ozone over Eastern Mediterranean'', K. Kourtidis, C. Zerefos, D. Balis, E. Kosmidis, S. Rapsomanikis, P. Perros, V. Simeonov, D. Melas, A. Thompson, J. Witte, B. Calpini, B. Rappenglueck, I. Isaksen, A. Papayannis, A. Hofzumahaus, R. Drakou. J. Geophys. Res (D) Atmospheres, 107 (D18) art no8141, (2002).

 

-''A case study on the possible link between surface ozone photochemistry and total ozone column during the PAURII experiment at Crete - Comparison of observations with box model calculations", P. Zanis, K. Kourtidis, B. Rappenglueck, C. Zerefos, D.Melas, D. Balis, R. Schmitt, S. Rapsomanikis, Y. Doukelis, P. Fabian, I. Isaksen, J. Geophys. Res (D) Atmospheres, 107 (D18) art no 8140, (2002)

 

-''Chemical, physical and optical characterization of aerosols during PAUR II experiment'', G. Kouvarakis, Y. Doukelis, N. Mihalopoulos, S. Rapsomanikis , J. Sciare, M. Blumthaler, J. Geophys. Res (D) Atmospheres, 107 (D18) art no 8136, (2002).

 

-''Biogenic Gases (CH4,N20 and DMS) emissions to the atmosphere from the eutrophic Northwestern BlackSea shelf'', D. Amouroux, G. Roberts, S. Rapsomanikis. Estuar.Coast.Shelf Science, Vol. 54, (3) 575-587, (2002).

 

-''Nitrous oxide cycling in the Arabian Sea'', H. W. Bange, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae, J.Geophys. Res. Vol. 106 , No. C1 , 1053-1058, (2001).

 

-''PARFORCE: Objectives and achievements'', C. D. O'Dowd, E. Becker, C. Hoell, J.M. Makela, Kulmala, K. Ameri, M. Vakeva, L. Pirjola, P. Aalto, H.C. Hansson, J. Strom, S. G. Jennings, M. Geever, G. de Leeuw, G. Kunz, H. Berresheim, C. N. Hewitt, J. Sartin, R. M. Harrison, A. G. Allen, Y. Viisanen, P. Korhonen, S.  Rapsomanikis, T. Hoffman, Journal of Aerosol Science, 31, Suppl. 1 , 596-597, (2000).

 

-''The effect of Aerosol on UV flux at the Earth's Surface'', S. Rapsomanikis In "Chemistryand Radiation Changes in the Ozone Layer", C. S. Zerefos et.al. Eds.Kluwer A.P. Netherlands, (2000).

 

-''Evidence of Pollution Transport in the Balkans during the operation "AlliedForce" '', D. Melas, C. Zerefos, S. Rapsomanikis, N. Tsangas, A. Alexandropoulou, Environ.Sci.& Poll. Res.,7, (2), 97-104, (2000).

 

-''An Overview of the Lagrangian experiments undertaken during the North Atlantic regional Aerosol Characterization Experiment (ACE-2)'', D. W. Johnson, S. Osborbn, R.Wood, K. Suhre, R. Johnson , S. Businger, P. K. Quinn, A. Wiedensohler, P. A. Durkee, L. M. Russel, M.O. Andreae, C. O'Dowd, K. J. Noone, B. Bandy, J. Rudolph, S. Rapsomanikis, Tellus, 52B, 290-320, (2000).

 

-''Distribution and air-sea gas exchange of dimethyl sulphide at the European western continental margin'', G. Uher, G. Schebeske, R. G. Barlow, D. G. Cummings, R. F. C. Mantoura, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae, Mar. Chem. 69, 277-300, (2000).

 

-''A global database of sea surface dimethylsulfide (DMS) measurements and a simple model to predict sea surface DMS as a function of latitude, longitude and month", A.  J. Kettle, M. O. Andreae, D. Amouroux, T. W. Andreae, T. S. Bates, H. Berresheim, H. Bingemer, R. Boniforti, M. A. J. Curran, G. R. DiTullio, G. Helas, B.Jones, M. D. Keller, S. Rapsomanikis, et al., Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 13, (2)399-444, (1999).

 

-''Greenhouse Gases in Cold Water Filaments in the Arabian Sea During the Southwest Monsoon'', R. Lendt, A. Hupe,V. Ittekkot, H. W. Bange, M. O. Andreae, H. Thomas, S. Al Habsi, S. Rapsomanikis, short communication: Naturwissenschaften 86, (10) 489-491, (1999).

 

-''Organotin in the Tagus estuary'', A. M. M. De Bettencourt, M. O. Andreae, Y. Cais, M. L. Gomes, L.Schebek, L. F. Vilas Boas, S. Rapsomanikis, Aquatic Ecology 33, 271-280, (1999).

 

-''Seasonal Study of Methane and Nitrous oxide in the Coastal Waters of the Southern Baltic Sea'', H. W. Bange, S. Dahlke, R. Ramresh , L. A. Meyer-Reil, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae, Estuar. Coast. Shelf Sci. 47, 807-817, (1998).

 

-''Methane in surface waters of the Arabian Sea'', H. W. Bange, R. Ramesh, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae, Geophys. Res. Lett. 25, (19), 3547-3550, (1998).

 

-''Improvements in the Atomic Fluoresence Detection of Mercury'', A. D'Ulivo, S. Rapsomanikis, Anal.Lett., 30(11),2109-2122, (1997).

 

- ''The Aegean Sea as a source of atmospheric nitrous oxide and methane'', H. W. Bange, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae, Marine Chemistry, 53, 41-49, (1996).

 

-''Nitrous oxide in coastal waters'', H. W. Bange, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae, Global Biogeochem., Cycles 10, (1) 197-207, (1996).

 

-''Nitrous oxide emissions from the Arabian Sea'', H. W. Bange, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae, Geophys. Res. Lett., 23, (22) 3175-3178, (1996).

 

-''Bioaccumulation of Methylmercury and Transformation of Inorganic Mercury by Macrofungi'', R. G. Fischer, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae,  F. Baldi, Environm. Sci. Tecnol.,Vol 29, 993-999, (1995).

 

-''Variability of carbonyl sulfide (COS) concentrations in the Mediterranean sea and the northeast Atlantic'', V. S. Ulshoefer, O. R. Floeck, G. Uher, S. Rapsomanikis, M. O. Andreae, A contribution to subproject ASE. Transp. Transform. Pollut. Troposphere, EUROTRAC pp. 568-72. Editor(s): Borrell, Patricia M. Publisher: SPB. Acad. Publ., The Hague,Netherlands, (1994).