Journal Publications

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K.K. Shairsingh, C.-H. Jeong, J.M. Wang, G.J. Evans, “Characterizing the spatial variability of local and background concentration signals for air pollution at the neighbourhood scale” Atmospheric Environment 183, 57-68 (2018) [Online]

R.M. Healy, U. Sofowote, Y. Su, J. Debosz, M. Noble, C.-H. Jeong, J.M. Wang, N. Hilker, G.J. Evans, G. Doerksen, K. Jones, A. Munoz, “Ambient measurements and source apportionment of fossil fuel and biomass burning black carbon in Ontario” Atmospheric Environment 161, 34-47 (2017) [Online]

J.M. Wang, C.-H. Jeong, N. Zimmerman, R.M. Healy, N. Hilker, and G.J. Evans, “Real-World Emission of Particles from Vehicles: Volatility and the Effects of Ambient Temperature” Environmental Science & Technology 51 (7), 4081-4090 (2017) [Online]

C.-H. Jeong, A. Traub, G.J. Evans, “Exposure to ultrafine particles and black carbon in diesel-powered commuter trains”, Atmospheric Environment 155, 46-52 (2017) [Online]

M.L. North, J.R. Brook, E.Y. Lee, V. Omana, N.M. Daniel, L.M. Steacy, G.J. Evans, M.L. Diamond, A.K. Ellis, “The Kingston Allergy Birth Cohort: Exploring parentally reported respiratory outcomes through the lens of the exposome”, Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology 118, (4), 465-473 (2017) [Online]

David S. Josey, Stephanie R. Nyikos, Richard K. Garner, Aleksa Dovijarski, Jeffrey S. Castrucci, Jonathan M. Wang, Greg J. Evans, and Timothy P. Bender, “Outdoor Performance and Stability of Boron Subphthalocyanines Applied as Electron Acceptors in Fullerene-Free Organic Photovoltaics,” ACS Energy Letters 2 (3), 726-732 (2017) [Online]

K.V. Ryswyk, A.T. Anastasopolos, G. Evans, L. Sun, K. Sabaliauskas, R. Kulka, L. Wallace, and S. Weichenthal, “Metro Commuter Exposures to Particulate Air Pollution and PM2.5-Associated Elements in Three Canadian Cities: The Urban Transportation Exposure Study,” Environmental Science & Technology Article DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b05775 (2017) [Online]

Phillips-Smith, C., Jeong, C.-H., Healy, R. M., Dabek-Zlotorzynska, E., Celo, V., Brook, J. R., and Evans, G. “Sources of Particulate Matter in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region: Investigation through a Comparison of Trace Element Measurement Methodologies,” Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., doi:10.5194/acp-2016-966, in review, (2017) [Online]

Katrina M. Macdonald, Sangeeta Sharma, Desiree Toom, Alina Chivulescu, Sarah Hanna, Allan Bertram, Andrew Platt, Mike Elsasser, Lin Huang, Nathan Chellman, Joseph R. McConnell, Heiko Bozem, Daniel Kunkel, Ying Duan Lei, Greg J. Evans, and Jonathan P. D. Abbatt. “Observations of Atmospheric Chemical Deposition to High Arctic Snow,” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17, 5775-5788 (2017) [Online]


Weichenthal S.A.; E. Lavigne1, G. J. Evans3, K. J. Godri Pollitt, and R. T. Burnett, “PM2.5 and Emergency Room Visits for Respiratory Illness: Effect Modification by Oxidative Potential,” Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. DOI 10.1164/rccm.201512-2434OC (2016) [Online]

Maikawa C.L., N. Zimmerman, K. Rais, M. Shah, B. Hawley, P. Pant, C-H. Jeong, J. Volckens, J.M. Delgado-Saborit, G.J. Evans, J. S. Wallace and K. J. Godri Pollitt, “Murine precision-cut lung slices exhibit acute responses following exposure to gasoline direct injection engine emissions,” Sci Total Environ (2016) [Online]

A.K.Y. Lee, M.D. Willis, R.M. Healy, J.M. Wang, C.-H. Jeong, J.C. Wenger, G.J. Evans, and J. P. D. Abbatt, “Single particle characterization of biomass burning organic aerosol (BBOA): evidence for non-uniform mixing of high molecular weight organics and potassium,” Atm. Chem and Phys. 16, 5561-5572 (2016) [Online]

Willis M.D., R. M. Healy, N. Riemer, M. West, J. M. Wang, C-H. Jeong, J. Wenger, G. J. Evans, J.P.D. Abbatt and A.K.Y. Lee, “Quantification of black carbon mixing state from traffic: implications for aerosol optical,” Atm. Chem and Phys. 16, 4692-4706 (2016) [Online]

Weichenthal S., Eric Lavigne, Greg Evans, Krystal Godri-Pollitt, and Rick T Burnett, “Ambient PM2.5 and Risk of Emergency Room Visits for Myocardial Infarction: Impact of Regional PM2.5 Oxidative Potential: A Case-Crossover Study,” Environ. Health. 15, 46 (2016) [Online]

Kinnear, P., & Sheridan, P. K., & Evans, G., & Reeve, T”he Role of Shared Physical Space in Affording the Creation of Shared Conceptual Spaces in Design Project Teams,” Paper presented at 2016 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, New Orleans, Louisiana. 10.18260/p.27010 [Online]

Jeong, C.-H., Wang, J. M., and Evans, G. J.: “Source Apportionment of Urban Particulate Matter using Hourly Resolved Trace Metals, Organics, and Inorganic Aerosol Components,” Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., doi:10.5194/acp-2016-189 (2016) [Online]

Zimmerman, N.; J. Wang, C-H Jeong, J. Wallace, and G.J. Evans. “Assessing the climate tradeoffs of gasoline direct injection engines,” Env. Sci. & Technol. 50(15), 8385-8392 (2016) [Online]

Zimmerman, N.; J. Wang, C-H Jeong, M. Ramos, N. Hilker, R.M. Healy, K. Sabaliauskas, J. Wallace, and G.J. Evans. “Field measurements of gasoline direct injection emission factors: spatial and seasonal variability,” Env. Sci. & Technol. 50(4), 2035-2043 (2016) [Online]

Weichenthal S., D. L. Crouse, K. Godri-Pollitt, G. Evans, A. van Donkelaar, R. V. Martin, and R. T. Burnett. “Oxidative Burden of Fine Particulate Air Pollution and Risk of Cause-Specific Mortality in the Canadian Census Health and Environment Cohort (CanCHEC),” Environ. Res. 146, 92-99 [Online]

Maikawa C., Scott Weichenthal, Amanda J. Wheeler, Nina A. Dobbin, Audrey Smargiassi, Greg J. Evans, Ling Liu, Mark S. Goldberg, and Krystal J. Godri Pollitt, “Particulate Oxidative Burden as A Predictor of Exhaled Nitric Oxide in Children with Asthma,” Environ. Health Perspect 124 (10)1616-1622 (2016) [Online]


Zimmerman N., Cheol-Heon Jeong, Jonathan M. Wang, Manuel Ramos, James S. Wallace, and Greg J. Evans “A source-independent empirical correction procedure for the Fast Mobility and Engine Exhaust Particle Sizers” Atmos. Environ. 100, 178-184 (2015) (IF 3.8) [Read Abstract] [Online]

Sabaliauskas K. C-H. Jeong; X. Yao; C. Reali; T. Sun; and G.J. Evans “The Development of a Land-use Regression Model for Ultrafine Particles in Toronto, Canada” Atmos. Environ. 110, 84-92 (2015). (IF 3.8)

Cheol-Heon Jeong, Greg J. Evans, Robert M. Healy, Parnian Jadidian, Jeremy Wentzell, John Liggio, Jeffrey R. Brook  “Rapid physical and chemical transformation of traffic-related atmospheric particles near a highway”  Atmos. Poll. Res. 6  (2015).  (IF 1.26) [Read Abstract] [Online]

Reeve, Doug, Greg Evans, Annie Simpson, Robin Sacks, Estelle Oliva-Fisher, Cindy Rottmann and Patricia Sheridan, “Curricular and Co-curricular Leadership Learning for Engineering Students” Accepted Collected Essays on Learning and Teaching (March 2015).

Sheridan P.K., P. Kinnear, G. Evans, and D. Reeve, “The role of ‘togethering’ in developing teamwork relationships and shared meaning”. Accepted Proc. of American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference and Exposition, Seattle, 2015.

Healy R. J. Wang , C-H. Jeong , A. Lee , M. Willis , E. Jaroudi , N. Zimmerman , N. Hilker , M. Murphy , S. Eckhardt , A. Stohl , J. Abbatt , J. Wenger  and G. Evans “Light absorbing properties of ambient black carbon and brown carbon from fossil fuel and biomass burning sources”   J. Geophys. Res. 120 (Online June 2015) (IF 3.44) [Read Abstract] [Online]

Wang, J.; C-H. Jeong; N. Zimmerman; R. Healy; D.K.W Wang, F. Ke, and G. J. Evans, “Plume-Based Analysis of Vehicle Fleet Air Pollutant Emissions and the Contribution from Heavy Emitters” Atmos. Measure Tech. 8, 2881-2912  (2015) (IF 3.37)


Healy, Robert M., Nicole Riemer, John C. Wenger, Michael Murphy, Matthew West, Laurent Poulain, Alfred Wiedensohler, Ian P. O’Connor, Eoin McGillicuddy, John R. Sodeau, Greg J. Evans “Single particle diversity and mixing state measurements” Atm. Chem and Phys. 14 6289-6299 (June 2014) (IF 5.4) [Read Abstract] [Online]

Healy R.M., Greg J. Evans, Michael Murphy, Berko Sierau, Jovanna Arndt, Eoin McGillicuddy, Ian P. O’Connor, John R. Sodeau, John C. Wenger “Single particle speciation of alkylamines in ambient aerosol at five European sites”  Anal and Bioanal Chem (published on line Aug 2014)  (IF 3.7) [Read Abstract] [Online]


Sabaliauskas, K.; Jeong, C-H.; Yao, X.; Jun, Y-S.; Evans,G. Cluster analysis of roadside ultrafine particle size distributions. Atmos. Environ. 2012, 70, 64–74. [Online]

Sabaliauskas K.; Evans.G.J.; Jeong, C-H. Source Identification of Traffic-Related Ultrafine Particles Data Mining Contest. Proceedings of the International Neural Network Society Winter Conference (INNS-WC2012) Procedia Computer Science. 2012, 13, 99–107. [Online

Knox, A.; Mykhaylova, N.; Evans, G. J.; Lee, C. J.; Karney, B.; Brook, J.R. Emerging Directions for Air Pollution Monitoring and Research in Service of Sustainability. In Press Science of the Total Environment (Oct 2012). [Online]  

Rastogi, N.; McWhinney, R.D.; Akhtar, U. S.; Urch, B.; Fila, M.; Abbatt, J.P. D.; Scott, J. A.; Silverman, F. S.; Brook, J. R.; Evans, G. J. Physical Characterization of a Coarse, Fine, and Ultrafine High-Volume Particle Concentrator System. Aerosol Sci. Technol. 2012, 46(9), 1015-1024. [Online] 

Stroud, C..A.; Moran, M. D.; Makar, P. A.; Gong, S.; Gong, W.; Zhang, J.; Slowik, J. G.; Abbatt, J. P. D.; Lu, G.; Brook, J. R.; Mihele, C.; Li, Q.;  Sills, D.; Strawbridge, K. B.; McGuire, M. L.; Evans, G. J. Evaluation of chemical transport model predictions of primary organic aerosol for air masses classified by particle-component-based factor analysis. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 2012, 12, 8297-8321. [Online]

Amatullah H.; North, M.L.; Rastogi,  N.; Urch, B.; Silverman, F. S.; Evans, G. J.; Scott, J. A. Comparative Cardiopulmonary Effects of Size-Fractionated Airborne Particulate Matter. Inhal. Toxicol. 2012, 24(3) 161-171. [Online

Corbin J.C.; Rehbein, P. J.G.; Evans, G. J.; Abbatt, J. P.D. Combustion particles as ice nuclei in an urban environment: Evidence from single-particle mass spectrometry. Atmos.  Environ. 2012, 51, 286-292. [Online

McWhinney R.D.; Rastogi, N.; Urch, B.; Fila, M.; Silverman, F.; Brook, J. R.; Evans, G. J.; Abbatt, J.P. D. Characterization of the University of Toronto Concentrated Aerosol Particle Exposure Facility (CAPEF) – Effects on fine and ultrafine aerosol composition. Aerosol Sci. Technol  2012, 46(6), 697-707. [Online]

Rehbein, P. J. G.; Jeong, C. -H.; McGuire, M. L.; Evans, G. J. Strategies to Enhance the Interpretation of Single-Particle Ambient Aerosol Data. Aerosol Sci. & Technol. 201246, 584-595. [Online

Simpson, A. E.; Evans, G.J.; Reeve, D.W.  A Summer Leadership Development Program for Chemical Engineering Students.  J. Leadership Education.2012, 11(1), 222-232. [Online

Sabaliauskas, K.; Jeong, C.-H.; Yao, X.; Jun, Y.-S.; Jadidian, P.; Evans, G. J. Five-year roadside measurements of ultrafine particles in a major Canadian city” Atmos. Environ. 2012, 49, 245-256. [Online


Yao, X., P. Rehbein, C. J. Lee, G. J. Evans,  J. Corbin, and C-H. Jeong “A Study of the Extent of Neutralization of Sulphate Aerosol through Laboratory and Field Experiments using an ATOFMS and a GPIC” Atmos.  Environ. 45(34) 4251-6356 (2011) doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.06.061

Lee C, J. R.V. Martin. J.R. Brook, C, Mihele, and G.J. Evans “Novel application of satellite and in-situ measurements to map surface-level NO2 in the Great Lakes region” Atm. Chem and Phys. 11, 11761-11775 (2011) doi: 10.5194/acp-11-11761-2011

Yao, X., C. J. Lee, G. J. Evans, A. Chu, K. J. Godri, M. McGuire , A. C. Ng, C. Whitelaw “Evaluation of ambient SO2 measurement methods at roadside sites” Atmos.  Environ.  45(16) 2781-2788 (2011) doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.01.070 

Jeong, C. -H., McGuire, M. L., Godri, K. J., Slowik, J. S., Rehbein, P. J. G., and Evans, G. J. “Quantification of Aerosol Chemical Composition Using Continuous Single Particle ATOFMS Measurements” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11: 7027-7044 (2011) doi: 10.5194/acp-11-7027-2011

Jeong, C. -H., McGuire, M. L., Herod, D., Dann, T., Dabek-Zlotorzynska, E., Phinney, L., and Evans, G. J. “Receptor model based identification of PM2.5 sources in Canadian cities” Atmospheric Pollution Research, 2: 158-171 (2011) doi: 10.5094/APR.2011.021

McGuire, M. L., Jeong, C. -H., Slowik, J. G., Chang, R. Y. -W., Corbin, J. C., Lu, G., Rehbein, P.J.G., and Abbatt, J. P. D., Brook, J. R., and Evans, G. J. “Elucidating Determinants of Aerosol Chemistry through Particle Type based Receptor Modeling” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11: 8133-8155 (2011) doi:10.5194/acp-11-8133-2011

Rehbein, P. J. G., Jeong, C. -H., McGuire, M. L., Yao, X., Corbin, J. C., and Evans, G. J. “Cloud and Fog Processing Enhanced Gas-to-Particle Partitioning of Trimethylamine” Environmental Science and Technology, 45: 4346–4352 (2011) doi: 10.1021/es1042113

Slowik, J. G. Brook, J. Chang, R. Y.-W., Evans, G. J., Hayden, K, Jeong, C. -H., Li, S.-M., Liggio, J. Liu, P. S. K. McGuire, M. Mihele, C. Sjostedt, S. Vlasenko, A. and Abbatt, J. P. D. “Photochemical Processing of Organic Aerosol at Nearby Continental Sites: Contrast Between Urban Plumes and Regional Aerosol” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11: 2991-3006 (2011) doi:10.5194/acpd-10-24993-2010


Jeong, C. -H., Evans, G. J., McGuire, M. L., Chang, R., Abbatt, J., Zeromskiene, K., Michael Mozurkewich, and Leaitch, R. “Particle Formation and Growth at Five Rural and Urban Sites” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10: 11615-11657 (2010) doi: 10.5194/acpd-10-11615-2010


Godri K.J., Evans, G.J., Slowik, J., Knox, A., Abbatt, J., Brook, J., Dann, T., and Dabek-Zlotorzynska E. “Evaluation and application of a semi-continuous chemical characterization system for water soluble inorganic PM2.5 and associated precursor gases” Atmos. Meas. Tech., 2, 65-80, (2009) doi:10.5194/amt-2-65-2009

Knox A., Evans, G.J., Brook, J.R., Yao, X., Jeong, C.-H., Godri, K.J., Sabaliauskas, K., Slowik, J.G. “Mass Absorption Cross-section of Ambient Black Carbon Aerosol in Relation to Chemical Age” Aerosol Sci. Technol. 43:6 522-532, (2009) DOI: 10.1080/02786820902777207

Jeong C-H. , Evans, G.J. “Inter-Comparison of a Fast Mobility Particle Sizer and a Scanning Mobility Particle Sizer incorporating an Ultrafine Water-based Condensation Particle Counter” Aerosol Sci. Technol. 43:4 364-373, (2009) DOI: 10.1080/02786820802662939

Yao, X. H., Shairsingh, K., Lam, P.H. , Evans, G. J. “Underestimation of sulfate concentration in PM2.5 using a semi-continuous particle instrument based on ion chromatography” Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 11, pp. 1292–1297, (2009) DOI: 10.1039/B819630C

Sabaliauskas, K., Evans, G. J. “Development Of Canadian Policy For Airborne Particulate Matter” Policy Engagement 1(3) 9-14, 2009, (not-refereed)

Kapetanović, S., Wallace, J., and Evans, G. “Investigation of Sulfate Nanoparticulate Formation from a Catalyzed Diesel Particulate Filter on an Engine Fueled with ULSD and a Biodiesel Blend” SAE Technical Paper 2009-01-0691 (2009) doi:10.4271/2009-01-0691.


Jeong, C.H., Evans, G.J., Dann, T., Graham, M., Herod, D. Dabek-Zlotorzynska, E. Mathieu, D., Ding, L., Wang, D. “Influence of biomass burning on wintertime fine particulate matter: Source contribution at a valley site rural in British Columbia Atmos. Environ., 42(16) 3684-3699 (2008) doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.01.006

Evans G.J., Peers, A., and Sabaliauskas, K. “Particle generation from frying in residential settings: dose estimation from production rates” Indoor Air, 18 4-99-510 (2008) doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0668.2008.00551.x

Bein, K. J., Zhao, Y., Johnston, M. V., Evans, G. J., and Wexler A. S. “Extratropical waves transport boreal wildfire emissions and drive regional air quality dynamics” J. Geophys. Res., 113 D23213 (2008) doi: 10.1029/2008JD010169


George, I. J., Vlasenko, A. , Slowik, J. G., and Abbatt, J. P. D. “Heterogeneous oxidation of saturated organic aerosols by hydroxyl radicals: Uptake kinetics and condensed-phase products” Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 7: 6803–6842 (2007)

Stieb, D. M., Evans, G.J. , Sabaliauskas, K., Chen, L., Campbell, M. E., Wheeler, A.J., and Brook, J. R. “A scripted activity study of the impact of protective advice on personal exposure to ultra fine and fine particulate matter and volatile organic compounds” J Expos Sci Environ Epidemiol. (Nature) Advanced online publication Dec 12 (2007) doi: 10.1038/sj.jes.7500634

Palma, C. F, Evans, G.J., and Sodhi, R.N. “Imaging of Aerosols using Time of Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry” Appl. Surf. Sci. 253, 5951-5956 (2007) doi: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2006.12.126 


Jeong, C. -H., Evans, G. J., Hopke, P. K., Chalupa D., and Utell, M. J. “Influence of Atmospheric Dispersion and New Particle Formation Events on Ambient Particle Number Concentration in Rochester, United States, and Toronto, Canada” Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association. 56:431–443 (2006) DOI: 10.1080/10473289.2006.10464519

Kremer, E. P., Evans, G. J., and Jervis, R. E. “A novel method for the collimation of ions at atmospheric pressure” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 39: 5008–5015 (2006) doi:10.1088/0022-3727/39/23/017