Cahill JF, Darlington TK, Fitzgerald C, Schoepp NG, Beld J, Burkart MD, Prather KA. "Online Analysis of Single Cyanobacteria and Algae Cells under Nitrogen-Limited Conditions Using Aerosol Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry", Analytical Chemistry, 87(16), 8039-8046, 2015.

Lee C, Sultana CM, Collins DB, Santander MV, Axson JL, Malfatti F, Cornwell GC, Grandquist JR, Deane GB, Azam F, Grassian VH, Prather KA. "Advancing Model Systems for Fundamental Laboratory Studies of Sea Spray Aerosol using the Microbial Loop." Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 119(33), 8519-8526, 2015.

McNeill VF, Prather KA, Geiger F, Bertram AK, Volkamer R. "A Tribute to Mario Molina", Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 119(19), 4277-4278, 2015.

White AB, Neiman PJ, Cremean JM, Coleman T, Ralph FM, Prather KA. "The Impacts of California's San Francisco Bay Area Gap on Precipitation Observed in the Sierra Nevada during HMT and CalWater", Journal of Hydrometeorology, 16, 1048-1069, 2015.

Creamean JM, Ault AP, White AB, Neiman PJ, Ralph FM, Minnis P, Prather KA. "Impact of interannual variations in sources of insoluble aerosol species on orographic precipitation over California's central Sierra Nevada", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15(11), 6535-6548, 2015.

Ryder OS, Campbell NR, Shaloski M, Al-Mashat H, Nathanson GM, Bertram TH. "On the Role of Organics in Regulating ClNO2 production at the Air-Sea Interface." Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 119(31), 8519-8526, 2015.

Schill SR, Collins DB, Lee C, Morris HS, Novak GA, Prather KA, Quinn PK, Sultana CM, Tivanski AV, Zimmermann K, Cappa CD, Bertram TH. "The Impact of Aerosol Particle Mixing State on the Hygroscopicity of Sea Spray Aerosol." ACS Central Science, 1(3), 132-141, 2015.

Wang X, Sultana CM, Trueblood J, Hill T.C.J., Malfatti F, Lee C, Laskina O, Moore KA, Beall CM, McCluskey CS, Cornwell GC, Zhou Y, Cox JL, Pendergraft MA, Santander MV, Bertram TH, Cappa CD, Azam F, DeMott PJ, Grassian VH, Prather KA. "Microbial Control of Sea Spray Aerosol Composition: A Tale of Two Blooms." ACS Central Science, 1(3), 124-131, 2015.

Fitzgerald E, Ault AP, Zauscher M, Mayol-Bracero OL, Prather KA. "Comparison of the mixing state of long-range transported Asian and African mineral dust." Atmospheric Environment, 115, 19-25, 2015.

Quinn PK, Collins DB, Grassian VH, Prather KA, Bates TS. "Chemistry and Related Properties of Freshly Emitted Sea Spray Aerosol." Chemical Reviews, 115(10), 4383-4399, 2015.

Gaston CJ, Furutani H, Guazzotti S, Coffee KR, Jung J, Uematsu M, Prather KA. "Direct night-time ejection of particle-phase reduced biogenic sulfur compounds from the ocean to the atmosphere." Environmental Science and Technology, 49(8), 4861-4867, 2015.

Cahill JF, Fei H, Cohen SM, Prather KA. "Characterization of core-shell MOF particles by depth profiling experiments using on-line single particle mass spectrometry." Analyst, 140, 1510-1515, 2015.


Spiegel JK, Buchmann N, Mayol-Bracero OL, Cuadra-Rodriguez LA, Diaz CJV, Prather KA, Mertes S, Eugster W. "Do Cloud Properties in a Puerto Rican Tropical Montane Cloud Forest Depend on Occurrence of Long-Range Transported African Dust?" Pure and Applied Geophysics, 171(9), 2443-2459, 2014.

Hatch LE, Pratt KA, Huffman JA, Jimenez JL, Prather KA. "Impacts of Aerosol Aging on Laser Desorption/Ionization in Single Particle Mass Spectrometers." Aerosol Science and Technology(2014), accepted. doi:10.1080/02786826.2014.955907

Cahill JF, Darlington TK, Wang X, Mayer J, Spencer MT, Holecek JC, Reed BE, Prather KA. "Development of a High-Pressure Aerodynamic Lens for Focusing Large Particles (4-10 um) into the Aerosol Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer." Aerosol Science and Technology (2014), 48(9).  doi: 10.1080/02786826.2014.947400

Collins DB, Zhao DF, Ruppel MJ, Laskina O, Grandquist JR, Modini RL, Stokes MD, Russell LM, Bertram TH, Grassian VH, Deane GB, Prather KA. "Direct aerosol chemical composition measurements to evaluate the physicochemical differences between controlled sea spray aerosol generation schemes." Atmospheric Measurement Techniques (2014), 7, 3667-3683.  doi: 10.5194/amt-7-3667.

Ault AP, Guasco TL, Baltrusaitis J, Ryder OS, Trueblood J, Collins DB, Ruppel MJ, Cuadra-Rodriguez LA, Prather KA, Grassian VH. "Heterogeneous Reactivity of Nitric Acid with Nascent Sea Spray Aerosol: Large Differences Observed between and within Individual Particles." Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters (2014), accepted.

Creamean JM, Lee C, Hill TC, Ault AP, DeMott PJ, White AB, Ralph FM, Prather KA. "Chemical properties of insoluble precipitation residue particles." Journal of Aerosol Science (2014), 76, 13-27.  doi: 10.1016/j.jaerosci.2014.05.005

Ryder OS, Ault AP, Cahill JF, Guasco TL, Riedel TP, Cuadra-Rodriguez LA, Gaston CJ, Fitzgerald E, Lee C, Prather KA, Bertram TH. "On the role of inorganic mixing state in the reactive uptake of N2O5 to ambient aerosol particles." Environmental Science and Technology (2014), 48(3), 1618-1627. doi: 10.1021/es4042622.

Guasco TL, Cuadra-Rodriguez LA, Pedler BE, Ault AP, Collins DB, Zhao D, Kim MJ, Ruppel MJ, Wilson SC, Pomeroy R, Grassian VH, Azam F, Bertram TH, Prather KA. "Transition metal associations with primary biological particles in sea spray aerosol generated in a wave channel." Environmental Science and Technology (2014), 48(2), 1324-1333. doi: 10.2021/es403203d.

Rosenfeld D, Chemke R, Prather KA, Suski KJ, Comstock JM, Schmid B, Tomlinson J, Jonsson H. "Polluting of winter convective clouds upon transition from ocean inland over central California: Contrasting case studies." Atmospheric Research (2014), 135-136, 112-127. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2013.09.006.

Fan J, Leung LR, DeMott PJ, Comstock JM, Singh B, Rosenfeld D, Tomlinson JM, White A, Prather KA, Minnis P, Ayers JK, Min Q. "Aerosol impacts on California winter clouds and precipitation during CalWater 2011: local pollution vs. long-range transported dust." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2014), 81-101. doi: 10.5194/acp-14-81-2014.


Meskhidze, N, Petters MD, Tsigaridis T, Bates T, O'Dowd CD, Reid J, Lewis ER, Gantt B, Anguelova MD, Bhave PV, Bird JE, Callaghan AH, Ceburnis D, Chang R, Clarke A, de Leeuw G, Deane GB, DeMott PJ, Elliot S, Facchini MC, Fairall CW, Hawkins L, Hu Y, Hudson JG, Johnson MS, Kaku KC, Keene WC, Kieber DJ, Long MS, Martensson M, Modini RL, Osburn CL, Prather KA, Pszenny AAP, Rinaldi M, Russell LM, Salter M, Sayer AM, Smirnov A, Suda SR, Toth TD, Worsnop DR, Wozniak A, and Zorn SR, Production mechanisms, number concentration, size distribution, chemical composition, and optical properties of sea spray aerosols, Atmospheric Science Letters, (2013) 14(4), 207-213. doi: 10.1002/asl2.441.

Cazorla A, Bahadur R, Suski KJ, Cahill JF, Chand D, Schmid B, Ramanathan V, Prather KA. Relating aerosol absorption due to soot, organic carbon, and dust to emission sources determined from in-situ chemical measurements, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2013), 13, 9337-9350, doi: 10.5194/acp-13-9337-2013.

Ault AP, Guasco TL, Ryder OS, Baltrusaitis J, Cuadra-Rodriguez LA, Collins DB, Ruppel MJ, Bertram TH, Prather KA, Grassian VH. "Inside versus Outside: Ion Redistribution in Nitric Acid Reacted Sea Spray Aerosol Particles as Determined by Single Particle Analysis." Journal of the American Chemical Society (2013), 135 (39), 14528-14531. doi: 10.1021/ja407117x.

Rosenfeld D, Chemke R, DeMott PJ, Sullivan RC, Rasmussen R, McDonough F, Comstock J, Schmid B, Tomlinson J, Jonsson H, Suski KJ, Cazorla A, Prather KA. "The common occurrence of highly supercoooled drizzle and rain near the coastal regions of the western United States." Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres (2013), 118 (17), 9819-9833. doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50529.

Bauer SE, Ault AP, Prather KA. "Evaluation of aerosol mixing state in the GISS-modelE-MATRIX climate model using single particle mass spectrometry measurements." Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres (2013), 118 (17), 9834-9844. doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50700.

Ebben CJ, Ault AP, Ruppel MJ, Ryder OS, Bertram TH, Grassian VH, Prather KA, Geiger FM. "Size Resolved Sea Spray Aerosol Particles Studied by Vibrational Sum Frequency Generation."Journal of Physical Chemistry A (2013), 117 (30), 6589-6601. doi: 10.1021/jp401957k

Collins DB, Ault AP, Moffet RC, Ruppel MJ, Cuadra-Rodriguez LA, Guasco TL, Corrigan CE, Pedler BE, Azam F, Aluwihare LI, Bertram TH, Roberts GC, Grassian VH, Prather KA. "Impact of marine biogeochemistry on the chemical mixing state and cloud forming ability of nascent sea spray aerosol." Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2013), 118(15), 8553-8565. doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50598

Zauscher MD, Wang Y, Moore MJK, Gaston CJ, Prather KA. "Air Quality Impact and Physicochemical Aging of Biomass Burning Aerosols during the 2007 San Diego Wildfires." Environmental Science and Technology, (2013), 47(14), 7633-7643. doi: 10.1021/es4004137.

Ryerson TB, Andrews AE, Angevine WM, Bates TS, Brock CA, Cairns B, Cohen RC, Cooper OR, de Gouw JA, Fehsenfeld FC, Ferrare RA, Fischer ML, Flagan RC, Goldstein AH, Hair JW, Hardesty RM, Hostetler CA, Jimenez JL, Langford AO, McCauley E, McKeen SA, Molina LT, Nenes A, Oltmans SJ, Parrish DD, Pederson JR, Pierce RB, Prather KA, Quinn PK, Seinfeld JH, Senff CJ, Sorooshian A, Stutz J, Surratt JD, Trainer M, Volkamer R, Williams EJ, Wofsy SC. "The 2010 California research at the Nexus of air quality and climate change (CalNex) field study," Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2013), 118(11), 5830-586610.1002/jgrd.50331

Gaston CJ, Quinn PK, Bates TS, Gilman JB, Bon DM, Kuster WC, Prather KA. "The impact of shipping, agricultural, and urban emissions on single particle chemistry observed aboard the R/V Atlantis during CalNex" Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2013), 118(10), 5003-5017. doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50427.

Ault AP, Moffet RC, Baltrusaitis J, Collins DB, Ruppel MJ, Cuadra-Rodriguez LA, Zhao D, Guasco TL, Ebben CJ, Geiger FM, Bertram TH, Prather KA, Grassian VH. "Size-Dependent Changes in Sea Spray Aerosol Composition and Properties with Different Seawater Conditions" Environmental Science and Technology (2013), 47 (11), 5603-5612, doi: 10.1021/es400416g

Stokes MD, Deane GB, Prather KA, Bertram TH, Ruppel MJ, Ryder OS, Brady JM, Zhao D. "A Marine Aerosol Reference Tank system as a breaking wave analogue for the production of foam and sea-spray aerosols" Atmospheric Measurement Techniques (2013), 6(4), 1085-1094. doi:10.5194/amt-6-1085-2013

Prather KA, Bertram TH, Grassian VH, Deane GB, Stokes MD, DeMott PJ, Aluwihare LI, Palenik BP, Azam F, Seinfeld JH, Moffet RC, Molina MJ, Cappa CD, Geiger FM, Roberts GC, Russell LM, Ault AP, Baltrusaitis J, Collins DB, Corrigan CE, Cuadra-Rodriguez LA, Ebben CJ, Forestieri SD, Guasco TL, Hersey SP, Kim MJ, Lambert WF, Modini RL, Mui W, Pedler BE, Ruppel MJ, Ryder OS, Schoepp NG, Sullivan RC, Zhao D. "Bringing the ocean into the laboratory to probe the chemical complexity of sea spray aerosol." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2013), 110(19), 7550-7555. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1300262110

Hersey SP, Craven JS, Metcalf AR, Lin J, Lathem T, Suski KJ, Cahill JF, Duong HT, Sorooshian A, Jonsson HH, Shiraiwa M, Zuend A, Nenes A, Prather KA, Flagan RC, Seinfeld JH. "Composition and hygroscopiciy of Los Angeles Aerosol: CalNex." Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2013), 118(7), 3016-3036. doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50307.

Fei HH, Cahill JF, Prather KA, Cohen SM. "Tandem Postsynthetic Metal Ion and Ligand Exchange in Zeolitic Imidazolate Frameworks." Inorganic Chemistry (2013), 52 (7), 4011-4016. doi: 10.1021/ic400048g

Ault AP, Zhao D, Ebben CJ, Tauber MJ, Geiger FM, Prather KA, and Grassian VH. "Raman Microspectroscopy and Vibrational Sum Frequency Generation Spectroscopy as Probes of the Bulk and Surface Compositions of Size-Resolved Sea Spray Aerosol Particles," Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (2013), 15, 6206-6214. doi: 10.1039/c3cp43899f

Creamean JM and Suski KJ, Rosenfeld D, Cazorla A, DeMott PJ, Sullivan RC, White AB, Ralph FM, Minnis P, Comstock JM, Tomlinson JM, Prather KA. "Dust and Biological Aerosols from the Sahara and Asia Influence Precipitation in the Western US," Science (2013), 339, 1572-1578. doi: 10.1126/science.1227279

Weiss-Penzias PS, Williams EJ, Lerner BM, Bates TS, Gaston CJ, Prather KA, Vlasenko A, Li SM. "Shipboard measurements of gaseous elemental mercury along the coast of Central and Southern California", Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2013), 118(1), 208-219. doi: 10.1029/2012JD018463

Phillips VTJ, DeMott PJ, Andronache C, Pratt KA, Prather KA, Subramanian R, Twohy C.  Improvements to an Empirical Parameterization of Heterogeneous Ice Nucleation and Its Comparison with Observations. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (2013), 70 (2), 378-409. doi: 10.1175/jas-d-12-080.1


Cahill JF, Suski K, Seinfeld JH, Zaveri RA, and Prather KA. The mixing state of carbonaceous aerosol particles in northern and southern California measured during CARES and CalNex 2010,Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2012), 12, 10989-11002, doi:10.5194/acp-12-10989-2012.

Kim M, Cahill JF, Fei H, Prather KA, and Cohen SM. Postsynthetic Ligand and Cation Exchange in Robust Metal–Organic Frameworks. Journal of the American Chemical Society (2012), 134(43), 18082-18088

Qin X, Pratt KA, Shields LG, Toner SM, Prather KA. Seasonal comparisons of single-particle chemical mixing state in Riverside, CA. Atmospheric Environment (2012), 59, 587-596. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.05.032.  

Riedel TP, Bertram TH, Ryder OS, Liu S, Day DA, Russell LM, Gaston CJ, Prather KA, Thornton JA. Direct N2O5 reactivity measurements at a polluted coastal site. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2012), 12(6), 2959-2968. doi: 10.5194/acp-12-2959-2012.

Bahadur R, Russell LM, Jacobson MZ, Prather KA, Nenes A, Adams PJ, Seinfeld JH. Importance of composition and hygroscopicity of BC particles to the effect of BC mitigation on cloud properties: Application to California conditions. Journal of Geophysical Research (2012), 117 (D09204)  doi:10.1029/2011JD017265.

Field PR, Heymsfeld AJ, Shipway BJ, DeMott PJ, Pratt KA, Rogers DC, Stith J, Prather KA. Ice in Clouds Experiment - Layer Clouds. Part 2 - Testing characteristics of heterogeneous ice formation in lee wave clouds. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (2012) [DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-11-026.1] 

Pratt KA and Prather KA. Mass Spectrometry of Atmospheric Aerosols - Recent Developments and Applications. Part II: On-Line Mass Spectrometry Techniques. Mass Spectrometry Reviews(2012), 31(1): 17-48 [DOI: 10.1002/mas.20330]

Pratt KA and Prather KA. Mass spectrometry of atmospheric aerosols--recent developments and applications. Part I: Off-line mass spectrometry techniques. Mass Spectrometry Reviews(2012),  31(1): 1-16 [DOI: 10.1002/mas.20322]

Kim M, Cahill JF, Su Y, Prather KA, Cohen SM. Postsynthetic ligand exchange as a route to functionalization of 'inert' metal-organic frameworks. Chemical Science (2012), 3, 126-130. doi: 10.1039/C1SC00394A


Pratt KA, Murphy SM, Subramanian R, DeMott PJ, Kok GL, Campos T, Rogers DC, Prenni AJ, Heymsfield AJ, Seinfeld JH, and Prather, KA. Flight-based characterization of biomass burning aerosols within two prescribed burn smoke plumes. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2011) 11: 12549-12565.

Gaston CJ, Furutani H, Guazzotti SA, Coffee KR, Bates TS, Quinn PK, Aluwihare LI, Mitchell BG, Prather KA. Unique ocean-derived particles serve as a proxy for changes in ocean chemistry.Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2011) 116: D18310.

Hatch LE, Creamean JE, Ault AP, Surratt JD, Chan MN, Seinfeld JH, Edgerton ES, Su YX, Prather KA. Measurements of Isoprene-Derived Organosulfates in Ambient Aerosols by Aerosol Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry -- Part 2: Temporal Variability and Formation Mechanisms. Environmental Science and Technology (2011), 45(20), 8648-8655.

Creamean JM, Ault AP, Ten Hoeve JE, Jacobson MZ, Roberts GC, Prather KA. Measurements of Aerosol Chemistry During New Particle Formation Events at a Remote Rural Mountain Site.Environmental Science and Technology (2011), 45(19), 8208-8216.

Kim M, Cahill JF, Prather KA and Cohen SM. Postsynthetic modification at orthogonal reactive sites on mixed, bifunctional metal-organic frameworks. Chemical Communications (2011) 47: 7629-7631. 

Ault AP, Williams CR, White AB, Neiman PJ, Creamean JC, Gaston CJ, Ralph FM, Prather KA. Detection of Asian Dust in California Orographic Precipitation. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2011), 116, D16205.

Moore MJK, Furutani H, Roberts GC, Moffet RC, Gilles MK, Palenik B, Prather KA. Effect of Organic Compounds on Cloud Condensation Nuclei (CCN) Activity of Sea Spray Aerosol Produced by Bubble Bursting. Atmospheric Environment (2011), 45(39), 7462-7469, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.04.034

Hatch LE, Creamean JM, Ault AP, Surratt JD, Chan MN, Seinfeld JH, Edgerton ES, Su YX, Prather KA. Measurements of Isoprene-derived Organosulfates in Ambient Aerosols by Aerosol Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry - Part 1: Single Particle Atmospheric Observations in Atlanta. Environmental Science and Technology (2011), 45(12), 5105-5111.

Zauscher MD, Moore MJK, Lewis GS, Hering SV, Prather KA. Approach for Measuring the Chemistry of Individual Particles in the Size Range Critical for Cloud Formation. Analytical Chemistry(2011), 83(6), 2271-2278.

Urbano R, Palenik B, Gaston CJ, Prather KA. Detection and phylogenetic analysis of coastal bioaerosols using culture dependent and independent techniques. Biogeosciences (2011), 8(2), 301-309. DOI: 10.5194/bg-8-301-2011


Sullivan RC, Moore MJK, Petters MD, et al. Impact of Particle Generation Method on the Apparent Hygroscopicity of Insoluble Mineral Particles. Aerosol Science and Technology (2010), 44(10), 830-846.

Bahadur R, Russell L.M. and Prather KA. Composition and Morphology of Individual Combustion, Biomass Burning, and Secondary Organic Particle Types Obtained Using Urban and Coastal ATOFMS and STXM-NEXAFS Measurements (2010), 44 (7), 551-562.

Eidhammer T, DeMott PJ, Prenni AJ, Petters MD, Twohy CH, Rogers DC, Stith J, Heymsfield A, Wang Z, Pratt KA, Prather KA, Murphy SM, Seinfeld JH, Subramanian R, Kreidenweis SM. Ice Initiation by Aerosol Particles: Measured and Predicted Ice Nuclei Concentrations versus Measured Ice Crystal Concentrations in an Orographic Wave Cloud. Journal of Atmospheric Sciences(2010), 67(8), 2417-2436.

Twohy CH, DeMott PJ, Pratt KA, Subramanian R, Kok GL, Murphy SM, Lersch T, Heymsfield AJ, Wang ZE, Prather KA, Seinfeld JH. Relationships of Biomass-Burning Aerosols to Ice in Orographic Wave Clouds (2010) Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 67 (8) 2437-2450.

Pratt KA, Heymsfield AJ, Twohy CH, et al. In Situ Chemical Characterization of Aged Biomass-Burning Aerosols Impacting Cold Wave Clouds. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (2010), 67, 2451-2468.

Pratt KA, Twohy CH, Murphy SM, et al. Observation of playa salts as nuclei in orographic wave clouds. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2010) 115 (D15301)

Pratt KA, Prather KA. Aircraft measurements of vertical profiles of aerosol mixing states. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres (2010) 115 (D11305)

Martin ST, Andreae MO, Artaxo P, Baumgardner D, Chen Q, Goldstein AH, Guenther A, Heald CL, Mayol-Bracero OL, McMurry PH, Pauliquevis T, Poschl U, Prather KA, Roberts GC, Saleska SR, Dias MAS, Spracklen DV, Swietlicki E, Trebs I. Sources and Properties of Amazonian Aerosol Particles. Reviews of Geophysics (2010) 48: RG2002

Ault AP, Gaston CJ, Wang Y, et al. Characterization of the Single Particle Mixing State of Individual Ship Plume Events Measured at the Port of Los Angeles. Environmental Science & Technology(2010) 44(6)1954-1961

Gaston CJ, Pratt KA, Qin XY, et al. Real-Time Detection and Mixing State of Methanesulfonate in Single Particles at an Inland Urban Location during a Phytoplankton Bloom. Environmental Science & Technology (2010) 44(5)1566-1572


Pratt KA, Prather KA. Real-Time, Single-Particle Volatility, Size, and Chemical Composition Measurements of Aged Urban Aerosols. Environmental Science & Technology (2009) 43(21) 8276-8282

Sullivan RC, Moore MJK, Petters MD, et al. Timescale for hygroscopic conversion of calcite mineral particles through heterogeneous reaction with nitric acid. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (2009) 11(36) 7826-7837

Moffet RC, Prather KA. In-situ measurements of the mixing state and optical properties of soot with implications for radiative forcing estimates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2009) 106(29) 11872-11877

Pratt KA, Hatch LE, Prather KA. Seasonal Volatility Dependence of Ambient Particle Phase Amines. Environmental Science & Technology (2009) 43(14) 5276-5281

Pratt KA, DeMott PJ, French JR, et al. In situ detection of biological particles in cloud ice-crystals. Nature Geoscience (2009) 2(6) 397-40

Sullivan RC, Moore MJK, Petters MD, et al. Effect of chemical mixing state on the hygroscopicity and cloud nucleation properties of calcium mineral dust particles. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2009) 9(10) 3303-3316

Prather KA. Our Current Understanding of the Impact of Aerosols on Climate Change. ChemSusChem (2009) 2(5) 377-379

Ault AP, Moore MJ, Furutani H, et al. Impact of Emissions from the Los Angeles Port Region on San Diego Air Quality during Regional Transport Events. Environmental Science & Technology(2009) 43 (10) 3500–3506

Pratt KA, Mayer JE, Holecek JC, et al. Development and Characterization of an Aircraft Aerosol Time-of-Flight_Mass Spectrometer. Analytical Chemistry (2009) 81(5) 1792-1800


Moffet, Ryan C.; de Foy, B.; Molina, L.T.; Molina, Mario J.; Prather, Kimberly A. Measurement of ambient aerosols in northern Mexico City by single particle mass spectrometry. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2008), 8(16), 4499-4516

Spencer, Matt T.; Holecek, John C.; Corrigan, C.E.; Ramanathan, V.; Prather, Kimberly A. Size-resolved chemical composition of aerosol particles during a monsoonal transition period over the Indian Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres (2008), 113(D16), 0148-0227

Shields, Laura G.; Qin, Xueying; Toner, Stephen M.; Prather, Kimberly A. Detection of ambient ultrafine aerosols by single particle techniques during the SOAR 2005 campaign. Aerosol Science and Technology (2008), 42(8), 674-684

Moffet, Ryan C.; Qin, Xueying; Rebotier, Thomas; Furutani, Hiroshi; Prather, Kimberly A. Chemically segregated optical and microphysical properties of ambient aerosols measured in a single-particle mass spectrometer. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres (2008), 113(D12), 0148-0227

Furutani, Hiroshi; Dall'osto, Manuel; Roberts, Greg C.; Prather, Kimberly A. Assessment of the relative importance of atmospheric aging on CCN activity derived from field observationsAtmospheric Environment (2008), 42(13), 3130-3142

Spencer, Matthew T.; Furutani, Hiroshi; Oldenburg, Steven J.; Darlington, Thomas K.; Prather, Kimberly A. Gold nanoparticles as a matrix for visible-wavelength single-particle matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass Spectrometry of small biomolecules. Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2008), 112(11), 4083-4090

Zhao, Weixiang; Hopke, Philip K.; Prather, Kimberly A. Comparison of two cluster analysis methods using single particle mass spectra. Atmospheric Environment (2008), 42(5), 881-892

Toner, Stephen M.; Shields, Laura G.; Sodeman, David A.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Using mass spectral source signatures to apportion exhaust particles from gasoline and diesel powered vehicles in a freeway study using UF-ATOFMS, Atmospheric Environment 42(3), 568-581.


Holecek John C.; Spencer Matt T.; Prather Kimberly A. Analysis of rainwater samples: Comparison of single particle residues with ambient particle chemistry from the northeast Pacific and Indian oceans. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres (2007), 112(D22), D22S24

Sullivan, Ryan C.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Investigations of the Diurnal Cycle and Mixing State of Oxalic Acid in Individual Particles in Asian Aerosol Outflow. Environmental Science & Technology(2007), 41(23), 8062-8069

Sullivan, Ryan C.; Guazzotti, Sergio A.; Sodeman, David A.; Tang, Youhua; Carmichael, Gregory R.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Mineral dust is a sink for chlorine in the marine boundary layer.Atmospheric Environment (2007), 41(34), 7166-7179

Denkenberger, Kerri A.; Moffet, Ryan C.; Holecek, John C.; Rebotier, Thomas P.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Real-Time, Single-Particle Measurements of Oligomers in Aged Ambient Aerosol Particles.Environmental Science & Technology (2007), 41(15), 5439-5446.

Shields, Laura G.; Suess, David T.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Determination of single particle mass spectral signatures from heavy-duty diesel vehicle emissions for PM2.5 source apportionment.Atmospheric Environment (2007), 41(18), 3841-3852

Sullivan, R. C.; Guazzotti, S. A.; Sodeman, D. A.; Prather, K. A.. Direct observations of the atmospheric processing of Asian mineral dust. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2007), 7(5), 1213-1236.

Muhle, J.; Lueker, T. J.; Su, Y.; Miller, B. R.; Prather, K. A.; Weiss, R. F. Trace gas and particulate emissions from the 2003 southern California wildfires. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres (2007), 112(D3), D03307/1-D03307/12

Rebotier, Thomas P.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry data analysis: A benchmark of clustering algorithms. Analytica Chimica Acta (2007), 585(1), 38-54.

Spencer, Matthew T.; Shields, Laura G.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Simultaneous Measurement of the Effective Density and Chemical Composition of Ambient Aerosol Particles. Environmental Science & Technology (2007), 41(4), 1303-1309.


Qin, Xueying; Prather, Kimberly A.. Impact of biomass emissions on particle chemistry during the California Regional Particulate Air Quality Study. International Journal of Mass Spectrometry(2006), 258(1-3), 142-150.

Spencer, Matthew T.; Prather, Kimberly A. Using ATOFMS to determine OC/EC mass fractions in particles. Aerosol Science and Technology (2006), 40(8), 585-594.

Qin, Xueying; Bhave, Prakash V.; Prather, Kimberly A. Comparison of Two Methods for Obtaining Quantitative Mass Concentrations from Aerosol Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry Measurements. Analytical Chemistry (2006), 78(17), 6169-6178.

Spencer, Matthew T.; Shields, Laura G.; Sodeman, David A.; Toner, Stephen M.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Comparison of oil and fuel particle chemical signatures with particle emissions from heavy and light duty vehicles. Atmospheric Environment (2006), 40(27), 5224-5235.

Allen, Jonathan O.; Bhave, Prakash V.; Whiteaker, Jeffery R.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Instrument Busy Time and Mass Measurement using Aerosol Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry. Aerosol Science and Technology (2006), 40(8), 615-626.

Su, Yongxuan; Sipin, Michele F.; Spencer, Matthew T.; Qin, Xueying; Moffet, Ryan C.; Shields, Laura G.; Prather, Kimberly A.; Venkatachari, Prasanna; Jeong, Cheol-Heon; Kim, Eugene; Hopke, Philip K.; Gelein, Robert M.; Utell, Mark J.; Oberdoerster, Guenter; Berntsen, Jon; Devlin, Robert B.; Chen, Chi Lung. Real-time chracterization of the composition of individual particles emitted from ultrafine particle concentrators. Aerosol Science and Technology (2006), 40(6), 437-455.

Toner, Stephen M.; Sodeman, David A.; Prather, Kimberly A.. Single Particle Characterization of Ultrafine and Accumulation Mode Particles from Heavy Duty Diesel Vehicles Using Aerosol Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry. Environmental Science & Technology (2006), 40(12), 3912-3921.


Moffet, R.C., and K.A. Prather, Extending ATOFMS measurements to include refractive index and density, Analytical Chemistry, 77 (20), 6535-6541, 2005.

Zhao, W.X., P.K. Hopke, X.Y. Qin, and K.A. Prather, Predicting bulk ambient aerosol compositions from ATOFMS data with ART-2a and multivariate analysis, Analytica Chimica Acta, 549 (1-2), 179-187, 2005.

Gross, D.S., A.R. Barron, E.M. Sukovich, B.S. Warren, J.C. Jarvis, D.T. Suess, and K.A. Prather, Stability of single particle tracers for differentiating between heavy- and light-duty vehicle emissions, Atmospheric Environment, 39 (16), 2889-2901, 2005.

Sullivan, R.C., and K.A. Prather, Recent Advances in Our Understanding of Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate Made Possible by On-Line Aerosol Analysis Instrumentation, Analytical Chemistry, 77 (12), 3861 - 3886, 2005.

Sodeman, D.A., S.M. Toner, and K.A. Prather, Determination of Single Particle Mass Spectral Signatures from Light Duty Vehicle Emissions, Environmental Science & Technology, 39 (12), 4569 -4580, 2005.

Su, Y.X., M.F. Sipin, K.A. Prather, R.M. Gelein, A. Lunts, and G. Oberdorster, ATOFMS Characterization of Individual Model Aerosol Particles Used for Exposure Studies, Aerosol Science And Technology, 39(5), 400-407, 2005.


Moffet, R.C., L.G. Shields, J. Berntsten, R.B. Devlin, and K.A. Prather, Characterization of an Ambient Coarse Particle Concentrator Used for Human Exposure Studies: Aerosol Size Distributions, Chemical Composition, and Concentration Enrichment, Aerosol Science And Technology, 38 (11), 1123-1137, 2004.

Bates, T.S., P.K. Quinn, D.J. Coffman, D.S. Covert, T.L. Miller, J.E. Johnson, G.R. Carmichael, I. Uno, S.A. Guazzotti, D.A. Sodeman, K.A. Prather, M. Rivera, L.M. Russell, and J.T. Merrill, Marine boundary layer dust and pollutant transport associated with the passage of a frontal system over eastern Asia, Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 109 (D19), 2004.

Tang, Y.H., G.R. Carmichael, J.H. Seinfeld, D. Dabdub, R.J. Weber, B. Huebert, A.D. Clarke, S.A. Guazzotti, D.A. Sodeman, K.A. Prather, I. Uno, J.H. Woo, J.J. Yienger, D.G. Streets, P.K. Quinn, J.E. Johnson, C.H. Song, V.H. Grassian, A. Sandu, R.W. Talbot, and J.E. Dibb, Three-dimensional simulations of inorganic aerosol distributions in east Asia during spring 2001, Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 109 (D19), 2004.

Wenzel, R.J., and K.A. Prather, Improvements in ion signal reproducibility obtained using a homogeneous laser beam for on-line laser desorption/ionization of single particles, Rapid Communications In Mass Spectrometry, 18 (13), 1525-1533, 2004.

Pui, D.Y.H., R.C. Flagan, S.L. Kaufman, A.D. Maynard, J.F. de la Mora, S.V. Hering, J.L. Jimenez, K.A. Prather, A.S. Wexler, and P.J. Ziemann, Experimental methods and instrumentation, Journal Of Nanoparticle Research, 6 (2-3), 314-315, 2004.

Su, Y.X., M.F. Sipin, H. Furutani, and K.A. Prather, Development and characterization of an aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometer with increased detection efficiency, Analytical Chemistry, 76 (3), 712-719, 2004.


Guazzotti, S.A., D.T. Suess, K.R. Coffee, P.K. Quinn, T.S. Bates, A. Wisthaler, A. Hansel, W.P. Ball, R.R. Dickerson, C. Neususs, P.J. Crutzen, and K.A. Prather, Characterization of carbonaceous aerosols outflow from India and Arabia: Biomass/biofuel burning and fossil fuel combustion, Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 108 (D15), 2003.

Pastor, S.H., J.O. Allen, L.S. Hughes, P. Bhave, G.R. Cass, and K.A. Prather, Ambient single particle analysis in Riverside, California by aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry during the SCOS97-NARSTO, Atmospheric Environment, 37, S239-S258, 2003.

Wenzel, R.J., D.Y. Liu, E.S. Edgerton, and K.A. Prather, Aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry during the Atlanta Supersite Experiment: 2. Scaling procedures, Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 108 (D7), 2003.

Liu, D.Y., R.J. Wenzel, and K.A. Prather, Aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry during the Atlanta Supersite Experiment: 1. Measurements, Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 108 (D7), 2003.

Middlebrook, A.M., D.M. Murphy, S.H. Lee, D.S. Thomson, K.A. Prather, R.J. Wenzel, D.Y. Liu, D.J. Phares, K.P. Rhoads, A.S. Wexler, M.V. Johnston, J.L. Jimenez, J.T. Jayne, D.R. Worsnop, I. Yourshaw, J.H. Seinfeld, and R.C. Flagan, A comparison of particle mass spectrometers during the 1999 Atlanta Supersite Project, Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 108 (D7), 2003.

Sipin, M.F., S.A. Guazzotti, and K.A. Prather, Recent advances and some remaining challenges in analytical chemistry of the atmosphere, Analytical Chemistry, 75 (12), 2929-2940, 2003.

Guazzotti, S.A., D.T. Suess, K.R. Coffee, P.K. Quinn, T.S. Bates, A. Wisthaler, A. Hansel, W.P. Ball, R.R. Dickerson, C. Neususs, P.J. Crutzen, and K.A. Prather, Characterization of carbonaceous aerosols outflow from India and Arabia: Biomass/biofuel burning and fossil fuel combustion, Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 108 (D15), 2003.

Whiteaker, J.R., and K.A. Prather, Detection of pesticide residues on individual particles, Analytical Chemistry, 75 (1), 49-56, 2003.

Whiteaker, J.R., and K.A. Prather, Hydroxymethanesulfonate as a tracer for fog processing of individual aerosol particles, Atmospheric Environment, 37 (8), 1033-1043, 2003.


Suess, D.T., and K.A. Prather, Reproducibility of single particle chemical composition during a heavy duty diesel truck dynamometer study, Aerosol Science And Technology, 36 (12), 1139-1141, 2002.

Bhave, P.V., J.O. Allen, B.D. Morrical, D.P. Fergenson, G.R. Cass, and K.A. Prather, A field-based approach for determining ATOFMS instrument sensitivities to ammonium and nitrate,Environmental Science & Technology, 36 (22), 4868-4879, 2002.

Whiteaker, J.R., D.T. Suess, and K.A. Prather, Effects of meteorological conditions on aerosol composition and mixing state in Bakersfield, CA, Environmental Science & Technology, 36 (11), 2345-2353, 2002.

Bhave, P.V., M.J. Kleeman, J.O. Allen, L.S. Hughes, K.A. Prather, and G.R. Cass, Evaluation of an Air Quality Model for the Size and Composition of Source-Oriented Particle Classes,Environmental Science & Technology, 36 (10), 2154-2163, 2002.


Song XH, Faber NM, Hopke PK, et al. Source apportionment of gasoline and diesel by multivariate calibration based on single particle mass spectral data. Analytica Chimica ACTA (2001) 446 (1-2) 329-343

Angelino S, Suess DT, Prather KA. Formation of aerosol particles from reactions of secondary and tertiary alkylamines: Characterization by aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry.Environmental Science and Technology (2001) 35(15) 3130-3138

Fergenson DP, Song XH, Ramadan Z, et al. Quantification of ATOFMS data by multivariate methods. Analytical Chemistry (2001) 73(15)3535-3541

Guazzotti SA, Whiteaker JR, Suess D, et al. Real-time measurements of the chemical composition of size-resolved particles during a Santa Ana wind episode, California USA. Atmospheric Environment (2001) 35(19)3229-3240

Bhave PV, Fergenson DP, Prather KA, et al. Source apportionment of fine particulate matter by clustering single-particle data: Tests of receptor model accuracy. Environmental Science and Technology (2001) 35(10) 2060-2072

Galli M, Guazzotti SA, Prather KA. Improved lower particle size limit for aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry. Aerosol Science and Technology (2001) 34(4) 381-385 


Noble CA, Prather KA. Real-time single particle mass spectrometry: A historical review of a quarter century of the chemical analysis of aerosols. Mass Spectrometry Reviews (2000) 19(4) 248-274

Silva PJ, Prather KA. Interpretation of mass spectra from organic compounds in aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry. Analytical Chemistry (2000) 72(15) 3553-3562

Liu DY, Prather KA, Hering SV. Variations in the size and chemical composition of nitrate-containing particles in Riverside, CA. Aerosol Science and Technology (2000) 33(1-2) 71-86

Silva PJ, Carlin RA, Prather KA. Single particle analysis of suspended soil dust from Southern California. Atmospheric Environment (2000) 34(11) 1811-1820


Suess DT, Prather KA. Mass spectrometry of aerosols. Chemical Reviews (1999) 99(10) 3007-+


Morrical BD, Fergenson DP, Prather KA. Coupling two-step laser desorption/ionization with aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry for the analysis of individual organic particles. Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry (1998) 9(10) 1068-1073

Noble CA, Prather KA. Single particle characterization of albuterol metered dose inhaler aerosol in near real-time. Aerosol Science and Technology (1998) 29(4) 294-306

Wood SH, Prather KA. Time-of-flight mass spectrometry methods for real time analysis of individual aerosol particles. Trac-Trends in Analytical Chemistry (1998) 17(6) 346-356