CERC — Environmental Software and Services

Publications

This page lists various papers available for download, such as published articles and conference proceedings. The majority of these are written, or co-written, by one or more CERC authors, and in general they relate to modelling work performed using the ADMS suite of air dispersion models. The section at the bottom of the page lists some papers by non-CERC authors. Contact us if you would like to know more about any papers prior to 2005 or any that you are unable to find on this page.Pre-2005 article list (.pdf, <1MB)

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2017

  • Carruthers D, Stocker J, Ellis A, Seaton M and Smith S,2017:Evaluation of an explicit NOx chemistry method in AERMOD.Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, vol. 67, issue 6, pp. 702-712, DOI:10.1080/10962247.2017.1280096.Article online
  • Price C, Tickle G, Attree M, Lad C and Carruthers D,2017:High Level Review of the Sensitivity of Dispersion Model Predictions to Individual Source Term.Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling Liaison Committee, ADMLC/2016/1 Report.Article online

2016

  • Jackson M, Hood C, Johnson C and Johnson K,2016:Calculation of Urban Morphology Parameterisations for London for use with the ADMS-Urban Dispersion Model.International Journal Of Advanced Remote Sensing And GIS, vol. 5, issue 4, pp. 1678-1687.Article online
  • Stocker J, Ellis A, Smith S, Carruthers D, Venkatram A, Dale W and Attree M,2016:A review of the limitations and uncertainties of modelling pollutant dispersion from non-point sources.Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling Liaison Committee, ADMLC/2015/06 Report.Article online
  • Stocker J, Ellis A, Smith S, Carruthers D, Venkatrm A, Dale W and Attree M,2016:A review of dispersion modelling of agricultural and bioaerosol emissions with non-point sources.17th International Conference on Harmonisation within Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling for Regulatory Purposes, Budapest, Hungary, May 2016.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Smith SE, Stocker J, Seaton M and Carruthers D,2016:A validation study of the ADMS plume chemistry schemes.17th International Conference on Harmonisation within Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling for Regulatory Purposes , Budapest, Hungary, May 2016.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Malkin TL, Heard DE, Hood C, Stocker J, Carruthers D, MacKenzie I, Doherty R, Vieno M, Lee J, Kleffmann J, Laufs S and Whalley LK,2016:Assessing chemistry schemes and constraints in air quality models used to predict ozone in London against the detailed Master Chemical Mechanism. Faraday Discussions, vol. 189, pp. 589-616, DOI:10.1039/C5FD00218D.Article online
  • Stocker J, Carruthers D, Johnson K, Hunt J and Chan PW,2016:Optimized use of real-time vertical-profile wind data and fast modelling for prediction of airflow over complex terrain.Meteorological Applications, vol. 23, issue 2, pp. 182-190, DOI: 10.1002/met.1544.Article online

2015

  • Virk G, Jansz A, Mavrogianni A, Mylona A, Stocker J and Davies M,2015:Microclimate effects of green and cool roofs in London and their impacts on energy use for a typical office building.Energy and Buildings, vol. 88, February 2015, pp. 214-228.Article online
  • Jackson M and Magro G,2015:Real-time crowd-sourcing, data and modelling.35th Annual Conference of the IAIA, Florence, Italy, April 2015.Article online

2014

  • Reis S, Vieno M, Steinle S, Carnell E, Beck R, Heal M, Wu H, Doherty R and Carruthers D2014:Integrating concepts of population exposure into atmospheric dispersion models at different spatial scales, taking into account individual mobility.7th International Congress on Env. Modelling and Software, San Diego, CA.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Heist D, Hood C, Venkatram A, Snyder M, Isakov V, Perry S, Carruthers D, Stocker J and Smith S2014:Dispersion modelling approaches for near road applications involving noise barriers.16th International Conference on Harmonisation, Varna, Bulgaria, September 2014.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Hood C, Carruthers D, Seaton M, Stocker J and Johnson K2014:Urban canopy flow field and advanced street canyon modelling in ADMS-Urban.16th International Conference on Harmonisation, Varna, Bulgaria, September 2014.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Stocker J, Hood C, Carruthers D, Seaton M, Johnson K andFung J, 2014:The development and evaluation of an automated system for nesting ADMS-Urban in regional photochemical models.13th Annual CMAS Conference, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, October 2014.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Jackson M and Magro G,2014:Future cities: unleashing the data.GIS Professional, issue 57, April 2014, pp. 10-12.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Virk G, Jansz A, Mavrogianni A, Mylona A, Stocker J and Davies M,2014:The effectiveness of retrofitted green and cool roofs at reducing overheating in a naturally ventilated office in London: Direct and indirect effects in current and future climates.Indoor and Built Environment, March 2014, DOI: 10.1177/1420326X14527976.Article online
  • Carruthers D, Ellis A, Hunt J and Chan PW,2014:Modelling of wind shear downwind of mountain ridges at Hong Kong International Airport.Meteorological Applications, vol. 21, issue 1, January 2014, pp. 94-104, DOI: 10.1002/met.1350Article online
  • Barnes MJ, Brade TK, Mackenzie AR, Whyatt JD, Carruthers DJ, Stocker J, Cai X and Hewitt CN,2014:Spatially-varying surface roughness and ground-level air quality in an operational dispersion model.Environmental Pollution, vol. 185, pp. 44–51, DOI:10.1016/j.envpol.2013.09.039.Article online
  • Hamilton I, Stocker J, Evans S, Davies M and Carruthers D,2014:The impact of the London Olympic Parkland on the urban heat island.Journal of Building Performance Simulation, vol. 7, issue 2, pp. 119-132, DOI: 10.1080/19401493.2013.791343.Article online

2013

  • Xie B, Hunt JCR, Carruthers D, Fung JCH and Barlow JF,2013:Structure of the planetary boundary layer over Southeast England: Modeling and measurements.Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, vol. 118, DOI: 10.1002/jgrd.50621.Article online
  • Stocker J, Heist D, Hood C, Isakov V, Carruthers D, Perry S, Snyder M, Venkatram A and Arunachalam S,2013:Road source model intercomparison study using new and existing datasets.15th International Conference on Harmonisation, Madrid, Spain, May 2013.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Stidworthy A, Carruthers D, Stocker J, Balis D, Katragkou E and Kukkonen J,2013:Myair toolkit for model evaluation.15th International Conference on Harmonisation, Madrid, Spain, May 2013.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Heist D, Isakov V, Perry S, Snyder M, Venkatram A, Hood C, Stocker J, Carruthers D, Arunachalam S and Owen RC,2013:Estimating near-road pollutant dispersion: A model inter-comparison.Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, vol. 25, pp. 93-105, DOI: 10.1016/j.trd.2013.09.003.Article online
  • Carslaw D, ApSimon H, Beevers S, Brookes D, Carruthers D, Cooke S, Kitwiroon N, Oxley T, Stedman J and Stocker J,2013:Defra Phase 2 urban model evaluation.Defra Air Quality Library.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Belcher SE, Coceal O, Hunt JCR, Carruthers DJ and Robins AG,2013:A review of urban dispersion modelling.Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling Liaison Committee, ADMLC-R7, ISBN 978-0-85951-734-8.(.pdf, 15MB)
  • Barnes M, Brade T, MacKenzie AR, Whyatt JD, Carruthers DJ, Stocker J, Cai X and Hewitt N,2013:Enhanced “Urban Breathability” leads to deterioration in ground-level air-quality.15th International Conference on Harmonisation, Madrid, Spain, May 2013.(.pdf, 2MB)

2012

  • Stocker J, Hood C, Carruthers D and McHugh C,2012:ADMS-Urban: developments in modelling dispersion from the city scale to the local scale.International Journal of Environment and Pollution, vol. 50, No.1/2/3/4, pp. 308-316, DOI: 10.1504/ijep.2012.051202.Article online
  • Pederzoli A, Thunis P, Georgieva E, Borge R, Carruthers D and Pernigotti D,2012:Performance criteria for the benchmarking of air quality model regulatory applications: the 'target' approach. International Journal of Environment and Pollution, vol. 50, No.1/2/3/4, pp. 175-189, DOI:10.1504/IJEP.2012.051191.Article online
  • Carruthers D, Di Sabatino S and Hunt J,2012:Urban Air Quality: Meteorological Processes.Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology, pp. 11262-11291, DOI:10.1007/978-1-4419-0851-3_427.Article online

2011

  • Whyatt JD, Malby AR, Isakov V, Heist D, Perry S, Timmis RJ and Carruthers DJ,2011:A renaissance study of dispersion processes around a major roadway.14th International Conference on Harmonisation, Kos, Greece, October 2011.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Malby A, Timmis R, Whyatt D, Carruthers D and Stocker J,2011:Comparing the performance of ADMS and AERMOD using a hybrid model and conditional analysis techniques.14th International Conference on Harmonisation, Kos, Greece, October 2011.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Carruthers D, Seaton M, McHugh C, Sheng X, Solazzo E and Vanvyve E,2011:Comparison of the complex terrain algorithms incorporated into two commonly used local-scale air pollution dispersion models (ADMS and AERMOD) using a hybrid model.Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association, vol. 61, issue 11, pp. 1227-1235, DOI:10.1080/10473289.2011.609750.Article online
  • Carruthers D, McHugh C, Jackson M and Johnson K,2011:Developments in ADMS-Airport to take account of near field dispersion and applications to Heathrow Airport.International Journal of Environment and Pollution, vol. 44, no.1/2/3/4 pp. 332-341, DOI: 10.1504/ijep.2011.038434.Article online
  • Mavrogianni A, Davies M, Batty M, Belcher SE, Bohnenstengel SI, Carruthers D, Chalabi Z, Croxford B, Demanuele C, Evans S, Giridharan R, Hacker JN, Hamilton I, Hogg C, Hunt J, Kolokotroni M, Martin C, Milner J, Rajapaksha I, Ridley I, Steadman JP, Stocker J, Wilkinson P and Ye Z,2011:The comfort, energy and health implications of London’s urban heat island.Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, vol. 32, issue 1, pp. 35–52, DOI: 10.1177/0143624410394530.Article online

2010

  • Athanassiadou A, Baker J, Carruthers DJ, Collins W, Girnary S, Hassel D, Hort M, Johnson C, Johnson K, Jones R, Thomson D, Trought N and Witham C,2010:An assessment of the impact of climate change on air quality at two UK sites.Atmospheric Environment, vol. 44, issue 15, pp. 1877-1886, DOI: 10.1016/jatmosenv.2010.02.024.Article online

2009

  • Carruthers DJ, McHugh CA, Vanvyve E, Seaton MD and Solazzo E,2009:Comparison of ADMS and AERMOD meteorological preprocessor and dispersion algorithms.Air & Waste Management Association, Guideline on Air Quality Models: Next Generation of Models, October 2009, Raleigh NC, USA.(.pdf, <1MB)

2008

  • Carruthers DJ, McHugh CA, Church S, Jackson M, Williams M, Price C and Lad C,2008:ADMS-Airport: model intercomparison and model validation.12th International Conference on Harmonisation, Cavtat, Croatia, October 2008.(.pdf, <1MB)
  • Carruthers DJ, Sheng X and Vanvyve E,2008:Regulatory requirements for dispersion modelling in Taiwan including the use of ADMS.12th International Conference on Harmonisation, Cavtat, Croatia, October 2008.(.pdf, <1MB)

2007

  • Sheng X, Carruthers DJ and Leversedge D,2007:ADMS-Roads validation and its application for traffic management schemes.11th International Conference on Harmonisation, Cambridge, July 2007.(.pdf, <1MB)

2006

  • Carruthers DJ, Gray S, Johnson K and McHugh CA,2006:Intercomparison of five modelling approaches including ADMS-Airport and EDMS/AERMOD for predicting air quality in the vicinity of London Heathrow Airport.A&WMA Specialty Conference, Denver, CO, USA, April 2006.Article online

Other papers from non-CERC authors

If you have any publication related to CERC's models and would like us to consider including it on our website, please contact us with a copy of your article along with your request.

2014

  • Davies G and Whyatt J,2014:A network-based approach for estimating pedestrian journey-time exposure to air pollution.Sciene of The Total Environment, vol. 485-486, pp. 62-70Article online
  • Maggiotto G, Buccolieri R, Santo M A, Leo L S and Di Sabatino S,2014:Validation of temperature-perturbation and CFD-based modelling for the prediction of the thermal urban environment: the Lecce (IT) case study.Environmental Modelling and Software, vol. 60, pp. 69-83Article online
  • Maggiotto G, Buccolieri R, Santo M A, Leo L S and Di Sabatino S,2014:Study of the urban heat island in Lecce (Italy) by means of ADMS and ENVI-MET.Int. J. of Environment and Pollution, vol. 55, pp. 41-49Article online
  • Deary ME and Uapipatanakul S,2014:Evaluation of the performance of ADMS in predicting the dispersion of sulfur dioxide from a complex source in Southeast Asia: implications for health impact assessments.Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health, vol. 7, issue 3, pp. 381-399, DOI: 10.1007/s11869-013-0225-8Article online

2013

  • Tilloy A, Mallet V, Poulet D, Pesin C and Brocheton F,2013:BLUE-based NO2 data assimilation at urban scale.Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, vol. 118, issue 4, pp. 2031–2040, DOI:10.1002/jgrd.50233Article online
  • Ashworth DC, Fuller GW, Toledano MB, Font A, Elliott P, Hansell AL and de Hoogh K,2013:Comparative assessment of particulate air pollution exposure from municipal solid waste incinerator emissions.Journal of Environmental and Public Health, vol. 2013, article id 560342, DOI: 10.1155/2013/560342Article online

2012

  • Baïz N, Dargent-Molina P, Wark JD, Souberbielle J-C, Slama R, Annesi-Maesano I and the EDEN Mother-Child Cohort Study Group,2012:Gestational exposure to urban air pollution related to a decrease in cord blood vitamin D levels.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol. 97, issue 11, pp. 4087-4095, DOI: 10.1210/jc.2012-1943Article online
  • Rahmalia A, Giorgis-Allemand L, Lepeule J, Philippat C, Galineau J, Hulin A, Charles M-A, Slama R and The EDEN Mother-Child Cohort Study group,2012:Pregnancy exposure to atmospheric pollutants and placental weight: An approach relying on a dispersion model.Environment International, vol. 48, pp. 47–55, DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2012.06.013.Article online

2011

  • Zahran ES, Bennett LD and Smith MJ,2011:A GIS-based approach to automating the collection of geospatial road network data.Traffic Engineering and Control (TEC) Magazine, vol. 52, issue 2011, no. 7, pp. 295-299.Article online
  • Hampel R, Lepeule J, Schneider A, Bottagisi S, Charles M, Ducimetière P, Peters A and Slama R,2011:Short-term Impact of Ambient Air Pollution and Air Temperature on Blood Pressure Among Pregnant Women.Epidemiology, vol. 22, issue 5, pp. 671-679.Article online
  • Carslaw D,2011:Defra urban model evaluation analysis – Phase 1.(.pdf, <1MB)

2009

  • Whyatt D and Davies G,2009:A least-cost approach to personal exposure reduction.Transactions in GIS, vol. 13, issue 2, pp. 229-246, DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9671.2009.01150.xArticle online

2008

  • Di Sabatino S, Buccolieri R, Pulvirenti B and Britter RE,2008:Flow and pollutant dispersion in street canyons using FLUENT and ADMS-Urban.Environmental Modeling and Assessment, vol. 13, issue 3, pp. 369-381, DOI: 10.1007/s10666-007-9106-6.Article online

2007

  • Di Sabatino S, Buccolieri R, Pulvirenti B and Britter RE,2007:Simulations of pollutant dispersion within idealised urban-type geometries with CFD and integral models.Atmospheric Environment, vol. 41, issue 37, pp. 8316–8329, DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2011.03.031.Article online

2006

  • Peace H, Maughan J, Owen B and Raper D,2006:Identifying the contribution of different airport related sources to local urban air quality.Environmental Modelling and Software, vol. 21, issue 4, pp. 532–538, DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2011.03.031.Article online


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