Publications

2018

Wagner, C.C., H.M. Amos, C.P. Thackray, Y. Zhang, E.W. Lundgren, G. Forget, C.L. Friedman, N.E. Selin, R. Lohmann, E.M. Sunderland. Ocean biogeochemistry drives sustained seawater concentrations of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in remote locations, submitted.

Amos, H.M., K. Kuhn, S. Patel, R. Gordon, C. Nelson, J. Benforado. Integrating Open Innovation into the Core of Federal R&D Strategy: Lessons from the Field and an Invitation for Further Research, submitted.

Amos, H.M., C.F. Miniat, J. Lynch, J. Compton, P.H. Templer, L.A. Sprague, D. Shaw, D. Burns, A. Rea, D. Whitall, L. Myles, A.K. Rose, J.T. Walker, M. Nilles, D. Gay, J. Bales, J. Deacon, R. Pouyat. What Goes Up Must Come Down: Integrating Air and Water Quality Monitoring, submitted.

2017

Horowitz, H. M., D. J. Jacob, Y. Zhang, T. S. Dibble, F. Slemr, H. M. Amos, J. A. Schmidt, E. S. Corbitt, E. A. Marais, E. M. Sunderland, A new mechanisms for atmospheric mercury redox chemistry: implications for the global mercury budget, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 2017. 

Kocman, D. , S. J. Wilson, H. M. Amos, K. H. Telmer, F. Steenhuisen, E. M. Sunderland, R. P. Mason, P Outridge, M. Horvat. Toward an assessment of the global inventory of present-day mercury releases to freshwater environmentsInt. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 14(2), 138, 2017.

2016

Zhang, Y., D. J. Jacob, H. M. Horowitz, L. Chen, H. M. Amos, D. P. Krabbenhoft, F. Slemr, V. L. St Louis, E. M. Sunderland, Observed decrease in atmospheric mercury explained by global decline in anthropogenic emissionsProceedings of the National Academy of Science, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1516312113, 2016

2015

Sun, R., D. G. Streets, H. M. Horowits, H. M. Amos, G. Liu, V. Perrot, J.-P. Toutain, H. Hintelmann, E. M. Sunderland, J. E. Sonke, Historical (1850-2010) mercrury stable isotope inventory from anthropogenic sources to the atmosphereElementa Sci. Anth., 4(91), 2016 .

Zhang, Y., E. M. Sunderland, S. Dutkiewicz, D. J. Jacob, H. M. Amos. Biogeochemical drivers of the fate of riverine mercury discharged to the global and Arctic oceansGlobal Biogeochemical Cycles, accepted, doi: 10.1002/2015/GBC005124.

Gustin, M. S., H. M. Amos, J. Huang, M. B. Miller, and K. Heidecorn. Measuring and modeling mercury in the atmosphere: a critical reviewAtmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 15, 5697-5713, 2015. 

Weiss-Penzias, P. S., H. M. Amos, N. E. Selin, M. S. Gustin, D. A. Jaffe, D. Obrist, G.-R. Sheu, A. Giang. Use of a global model to understand speciated atmospheric mercury observations at five high-elevation sitesAtmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 15, 1161-1173, doi:10.5194/acp-15-1161-2015, 2015.

Amos, H. M., J. E. Sonke, D. Obrist, N. Robins, N. Hagan, H. M. Horiwitz, R. P. Mason, M. Witt, I. Hedgecock, E. S. Corbitt, E. M. Sunderland. Observational and modeling constraints on global anthropogenic enrichment of mercury: a critical reviewEnvironmental Science & Technology, DOI:10.1021/es5058665. Supporting Information (pdf). Table S1 (Excel spreadsheet).

2014

Amos, H. M., D. J. Jacob, D. Kocman, H. M. Horowitz, Y. Zhang, S. Dutkiewicz, M. Horvat, E. S. Corbitt, D. P. Krabbenhoft, E. M. Sunderland, Global biogeochemical implications of mercury discharges from rivers and sediment burial, Environmental Science & TechnologyDOI: 10.1021/es502134t. *Editor’s Choice*. Supporting Information here.

Jaffe, D. A., S. Lyman, H. M. Amos, M. S. Gustin, J. Huang, N. E. Selin, L. Levin, A. ter Schure, R. P. Mason, R. Talbot, A. Rutter, B, Finley, L. Jaegle, V. Shah, C. McClure, J. Ambrose, L. Gratz, S. Lindberg, P. Weiss-Penzias, G. Sheu, D. Feddersen, M. Horvat, A. Dastoor, A. J. Hynes, H. Mao, J. E. Sonke, F. Slemr, J. A. Fisher, R. Ebinghaus, Y. Zhang, G. Edwards. Progress on Understanding Atmospheric Mercury Hampered by Uncertain Measurements, Environmental Science & Technology, 48(13), 7204-7206, 2014. 

Sofen, E. D., B. Alexander, E. J. Steig, M. H. Thiemens, S. A. Kunasek, H. M. Amos, A. J. Schauer, M. G. Hastings, J. Bautista, T. L. Jackson, L. Vogel, J. R. McConnell, D. R. Pasteris, E. S. Saltzman. WAIS Divide ice core suggests sustained changes in the atmospheric formation pathways of sulfate and nitrate since the 19th century in the extratropical Southern Hemisphere, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 14, 5749-5769, 2014. 

H.M. Horowitz, D.J. Jacob, H.M. Amos, D.G. Streets, E.M. Sunderland, Historical mercury releases from commercial products: global environmental implications, Environmental Science & Technology, 48(17), 10.1021/es501337j, 2014. 

2013

Fisher, J.A., D.J. Jacob, A.L. Soerensen, H.M. Amos, E.S. Corbitt, D.G. Streets, Q. Wang, R.M. Yantosca and E.M. Sunderland. Factors driving mercury variability in the Arctic atmosphere and ocean over the past thirty years. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 27: 1226:1235, 2013. [PDF on Harvard ACMG website.]

Amos, H. M., D. J. Jacob, D. G. Streets, E. M. Sunderland. Legacy of all-time anthropogenic emissions on the global mercury cycle. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 27, GBC20040, 2013. [PDF]

2012

Fisher, J. A., D. J. Jacob, A. L. Soerensen, H. M. Amos, A. Steffen, E. M. Sunderland. Riverine source of Arctic Ocean mercury inferred from atmospheric observations. Nature Geoscience, 2012, doi:10.1038/ngeo1478.

Schauer, A. J., S. Kunasek, E. Sofen, J. Erbland, J. Savarino, B. Johnson, H. M. Amos, T. Jackson, M. H .Theimens, B. Alexander. Oxygen isotope exchange with quartz during pyrolysis of silver sulfate. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 26(18),:2151-7, 2012.

Alexander, B., D. Allman, H. Amos, T. Fairlie, J. Dachs, D. Hegg, and R. Sletten. Isotopic constraints on sulfate aerosol formation pathways in the marine boundary layer of the subtropical northeast Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres, DOI: 10.1029/2011JD16773, 2012. [PDF]

Zhang, Y., Jaeglé, L., van Donkelaar, A., Martin, R. V., Holmes, C. D., Amos, H. M., Wang, Q., Talbot, R., Artz, R., Brooks, S., Luke, W., Holsen, T. M., Felton, D., Miller, E. K., Perry, K. D., Schmeltz, D., Steffen, A., Tordon, R., Weiss-Penzias, P., and Zsolway, R.: Nested-grid simulation of mercury over North America, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 12, 6095-6011, 2012. [PDF on Y. Zhang’s website.]

Amos, H. M., Jacob, D. J., Holmes, C. D., Fisher, J. A., Wang, Q., Yantosca, R. M., Corbitt, E. S., Galarneau, E., Rutter, A. P., Gustin, M. S., Steffen, A., Schauer, J. J., Graydon, J. A., Louis, V. L. St., Talbot, R. W., Edgerton, E. S., Zhang, Y., and Sunderland, E. M.: Gas-particle partitioning of atmospheric Hg(II) and its effect on global mercury deposition, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, 12, 591-603, 2012. [pdf]

2010

Kunasek, S.A., B. Alexander, E.J. Steig, E.D. Sofen, T.L. Jackson, M.H. Thiemens, J.R. McConnel, D.J. Gleason, H.M. Amos, Sulfate sources and oxidation chemistry over the past ~230 years from sulfur and oxygen isotopes of sulfate in a West Antarctic ice core, Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, D18313, doi:10.1029/2010JD013846 (2010) [pdf]. Highlighted in Eos Vol. 91, No. 49, 7 December 2010 "Research Spotlight"

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