Laurent Menut - publications

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    1. Lachatre, M., Mailler, S., Menut, L., Cholakian, A., Sellitto, P., Siour, G., Guermazi, H., Salerno, G., and Giammanco, S.: Modelling SO2 conversion into sulphates in the mid-troposphere with a 3D chemistry-transport model: the case of Mount Etna's eruption on April 12, 2012, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. [preprint], , in review, 2022.

  • Peer Reviewed Literature
    1. 2022

    2. Verma S., S.Ghosh, O.Boucher, R.Wang, L.Menut and K.V.Prasad, Black carbon health impacts in the Indo-Gangetic plain: exposures, risks and mitigation, Science Advances, in press.

    3. Cuesta Juan, Lorenzo Costantino, Matthias Beekmann, Guillaume Siour, Laurent Menut, Bertrand Bessagnet, Tony C. Landi, Gaelle Dufour, and Maxim Eremenko, Ozone pollution during the COVID-19 lockdown in the spring 2020 over Europe analysed from satellite observations, in situ measurements and models, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 22, 4471-4489, 2022, .

    4. Deroubaix, A., Menut, L., Flamant, C., Knippertz, P., Fink, A. H., Batenburg, A., Brito, J., Denjean, C., Dione, C., Dupuy, R., Hahn, V., Kalthoff, N., Lohou, F., Schwarzenboeck, A., Siour, G., Tuccella, P., and Voigt, C., Sensitivity of low-level clouds and precipitation to anthropogenic aerosol emission in southern West Africa: a DACCIWA case study, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 3251-3273, , 2022.


    5. Menut Laurent, Bertrand Bessagnet, Regis Briant, Arineh Cholakian, Florian Couvidat, Sylvain Mailler, Romain Pennel, Guillaume Siour, Paolo Tuccella, Solene Turquety, and Myrto Valari, The CHIMERE v2020r1 online chemistry-transport model, Geoscientific Model Development, 14, 6781-6811, 2021, .

    6. Bessagnet B., M.Beauchamp, L.Menut, R.Fablet, E.Pisoni and P.Thunis, Deep learning techniques applied to super-resolution chemistry transport modeling for operational uses, Environ. Res. Commun. 3 085001, .

    7. Menut, L. and Khvorostyanov D. and Couvidat, F. and Meleux, F., Impact of ragweed pollen daily release intensity on long-range transport in western Europe, Atmosphere 2021, 12(6), 693; .

    8. Guermazi H., P.Sellitto, J.Cuesta, M.Eremenko, M.Lachatre, S.Mailler, E.Carboni, G.Salerno, T.Caltabiano, L.Menut, M.Serbaji, F.Rekhiss, B.Legras, Quantitative retrieval of volcanic sulphate aerosols from IASI observations, Remote Sensing, 2021, 13(9), 1808;,

    9. Ghosh, S., Verma, S., Kuttippurath, J., and Menut, L.: Wintertime radiative effects of black carbon (BC) over Indo-Gangetic Plain as modelled with new BC emission inventories in CHIMERE, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 7671-7694,, 2021, .

    10. Deroubaix A., G.Brasseur, B.Gaubert, I.Labuhn, L.Menut, G.Siour, P.Tuccella, Response of surface ozone concentration to emission reduction and meteorology during the COVID-19 lockdown in Europe, Meteorol Appl. 2021; 28:e1990.

    11. Lapere, R., Menut, L., Mailler, S., and Huneeus, N.: Seasonal variation of atmospheric pollutants transport in central Chile: dynamics and consequences, Atmos. Chem. Phys.,, , accepted, 2021.

    12. Mailler, S., Pennel, R., Menut, L., and Lachatre, M.: Using an antidiffusive transport scheme in the vertical direction: a promising novelty for chemistry-transport models, Geosci. Model Dev., , Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 2221-2233,, 2021.

    13. Lapere, R.; Mailler, S.; Menut, L. The 2017 Mega-Fires in Central Chile: Impacts on Regional Atmospheric Composition and Meteorology Assessed from Satellite Data and Chemistry-Transport Modeling. Atmosphere 2021, 12, 344,

    14. Bessagnet B., L. Menut, M.Beauchamps, A N-dimensional Fortran Interpolation Program (NterGeo) for Geophysics Sciences - Application to a back-trajectory program (BACKPLUMES) using CHIMERE or WRF outputs, Geosci. Model Dev., , 14, 91-106, 2021.


    15. Lachatre, M., Mailler, S., Menut, L., Turquety, S., Sellitto, P., Guermazi, H., Salerno, G., Caltabiano, T., and Carboni, E.: New strategies for vertical transport in chemistry-transport models: application to the case of the Mount Etna eruption on March 18, 2012 with CHIMERE v2017r4, Geosci. Model Dev.., , 13, 5707-5723, 2020.

    16. Lapere R., S.Mailler, L.Menut, N.Huneeus, Pathways for wintertime deposition of anthropogenic light-absorbing particles on the Central Andes cryosphere, Environmental Pollution, Volume 272, 1 March 2021, 115901,,

    17. Menut L., B.Bessagnet, S.Mailler, R.Pennel, G.Siour, Impact of lightning NOx emissions on atmospheric composition and meteorology in Africa and Europe, Atmospheres, 2020, 11, 1128; doi:10.3390/atmos11101128.

    18. Menut L., Bessagnet B., Siour G., Mailler S., Pennel R. and Cholakian A., Impact of lockdown measures to combat Covid-19 on air quality over western Europe, Sciences of the Total Environment, 2020, vol.741, 140426

    19. Bessagnet B., L.Menut, F.Couvidat, J.-L.Jaffrezo, S. Mailler, R.Lapere, O.Favez, R.Pennel, G.Siour, High Resolution Chemistry Transport Modeling with the on-line CHIMERE-WRF Model over the French Alps - Analysis of a Feedback of Surface Particulate Matter Concentrations on Mountainous Meteorology, Atmosphere 2020, 11, 565,

    20. Turquety, S., Menut, L., Siour, G., Mailler, S., Hadji-Lazaro, J., George, M., Clerbaux, C., Hurtmans, D., and Coheur, P.-F.: APIFLAME v2.0 trace gas and aerosol emissions from biomass burning: application to Portugal during the summer of 2016 and evaluation against satellite observations of CO (IASI) and AOD (MODIS), Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 2981-3009, , 2020.

    21. Lapere, R., Menut, L., Mailler, S., and Huneeus, N.: Soccer games and record-breaking PM2.5 pollution events in Santiago, Chile, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 4681-4694,, , 2020.

    22. Menut, L., Siour, G., Bessagnet, B., Couvidat, F., Journet, E., Balkanski, Y., and Desboeufs, K.: Modelling the mineralogical composition and solubility of mineral dust in the Mediterranean area with CHIMERE 2017r4, Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 2051-2071, , 2020


    23. Menut, L., Tuccella, P., Flamant, C., Deroubaix, A., and Gaetani, M.: The role of aerosol-cloud interactions in linking anthropogenic pollution over southern West Africa and dust emission over the Sahara, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 14657-14676,

    24. Trewhela B., Huneeus N., M.Munizaga, A.Mazzeo, L.Menut, S.Mailler, M.Valari, C.Ordonez, 2019, Analysis of exposure to fine particulate matter using passive data from public transport, Atmospheric Environment, 215, 116878,

    25. Bessagnet B., L.Menut, F.Couvidat, F.Meleux, G.Siour, S.Mailler, What can we expect from data assimilation for air quality forecast? Part 2: Analysis with a semi-real case, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, , 36, 1433-1448,,

    26. Majdi, M., Turquety, S., Sartelet, K., Legorgeu, C., Menut, L., and Kim, Y., 2019,: Impact of wildfires on particulate matter in the Euro-Mediterranean in 2007: sensitivity to some parameterizations of emissions in air quality models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 785-812,,

    27. Tuccella P., L.Menut, R.Briant, A.Deroubaix, D.Khvorostyanov, S.Mailler, G.Siour, S.Turquety, Implementation of aerosol-cloud interaction within WRF-CHIMERE online coupled model: evaluation and investigation of the indirect radiative effect from anthropogenic emission reduction on the Benelux, Atmosphere 2019, 10, 20; doi:10.3390/atmos10010020,

    28. Deroubaix, A., Menut, L., Flamant, C., Brito, J., Denjean, C., Dreiling, V., Fink, A., Jambert, C., Kalthoff, N., Knippertz, P., Ladkin, R., Mailler, S., Maranan, M., Pacifico, F., Piguet, B., Siour, G., and Turquety, S.: Diurnal cycle of coastal anthropogenic pollutant transport over southern West Africa during the DACCIWA campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys.,, 19, 473-497, 2019.

    29. Menut L. and B.Bessagnet, 2019, What can we expect from data assimilation for air quality forecast? Part 1: Quantification with academic test cases, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 36, 269-279,,


    30. Balkanski, Y., Menut, L., Garnier, E., Wang, R., Evangeliou, N., Jourdain, S., Eschstruth, C., Vrac, M., Yiou, P., 2018, Mortality induced by PM2.5 exposure following the 1783 Laki eruption using reconstructed meteorological fields, Nature Scientific Reports, 8:15896, 10.1038/s41598-018-34228-7.

    31. Flamant, C., Deroubaix, A., Chazette, P., Brito, J., Gaetani, M., Knippertz, P., Fink, A. H., de Coetlogon, G., Menut, L., Colomb, A., Denjean, C., Meynadier, R., Rosenberg, P., Dupuy, R., Schwarzenboeck, A., and Totems, J., 2018: Aerosol distribution in the northern Gulf of Guinea: local anthropogenic sources, long-range transport and the role of coastal shallow circulations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 12363-12389,

    32. Benedetti, A., Reid, J. S., Knippertz, P., Marsham, J. H., Di Giuseppe, F., Rémy, S., Basart, S., Boucher, O., Brooks, I. M., Menut, L., Mona, L., Laj, P., Pappalardo, G., Wiedensohler, A., Baklanov, A., Brooks, M., Colarco, P. R., Cuevas, E., da Silva, A., Escribano, J., Flemming, J., Huneeus, N., Jorba, O., Kazadzis, S., Kinne, S., Popp, T., Quinn, P. K., Sekiyama, T. T., Tanaka, T., and Terradellas, E.: Status and future of numerical atmospheric aerosol prediction with a focus on data requirements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 10615-10643,, 2018.,

    33. Mazzeo A., Ordonez C., Orfanoz-Cheuquelaf A., Menut L., Mailler S., Valari M., Denier van der Gon H., Gallardo L., Munoz R., Donoso R., Galleguillos M., Osses M., Tolvett S., 2018, Impact of residential combustion and transport emissions on air pollution in Santiago during winter, Atmospheric Environment, vol.190, p.195-208,

    34. Menut, L., 2018: Modeling of Mineral Dust Emissions with a Weibull Wind Speed Distribution Including Subgrid-Scale Orography Variance. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 35, 1221-1236,,

    35. Anav, A., Proietti, C., Menut, L., Carnicelli, S., De Marco, A., and Paoletti, E.: Sensitivity of stomatal conductance to soil moisture: implications for tropospheric ozone, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 5747-5763,, 2018,

    36. Menut, L., Flamant, C., Turquety, S., Deroubaix, A., Chazette, P., and Meynadier, R.: Impact of biomass burning on pollutant surface concentrations in megacities of the Gulf of Guinea , Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 2687-2707,, 2018. ,

    37. Couvidat, F., Bessagnet, B., Garcia-Vivanco, M., Real, E., Menut, L., and Colette, A., 2018, Development of an inorganic and organic aerosol model (Chimere2017b2 v1.0): seasonal and spatial evaluation over Europe, Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 165-194,

    38. Deroubaix, A., Flamant, C., Menut, L., Siour, G., Mailler, S., Turquety, S., Briant, R., Khvorostyanov, D., and Crumeyrolle, S., 2017, Interactions of Atmospheric Gases and Aerosols with the Monsoon Dynamics over the Sudano-Guinean region during AMMA, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 445-465,, 2018.


    39. Bessagnet B., L.Menut, A.Colette, F.Couvidat, M.Dan, S.Mailler, L.Létinois, V.Pont, L.Rouil, 2017, An evaluation of the CHIMERE chemistry transport model to simulate dust outbreaks across the north Hemisphere in March 2014, Atmospheres,

    40. Mailler S., L. Menut, D. Khvorostyanov, M. Valari, F. Couvidat, G. Siour, S. Turquety, R. Briant, P. Tuccella, B. Bessagnet, A. Colette, L. Letinois, and F. Meleux, 2017, CHIMERE-2017: from urban to hemispheric chemistry-transport modeling , Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 2397-2423,, 2017.

    41. Menut, L., Mailler, S., Bessagnet, B., Siour, G., Colette, A., Couvidat, F., and Meleux, F., 2017, An alternative way to evaluate chemistry-transport model variability , Geosci. Model Dev., doi:10.5194/gmd-10-1199-2017,

    42. Petit J.E., T.Amodeo, F.Meleux, B.Bessagnet, L.Menut, D.Grenier, Y.Pellan, A.Ockler, B.Rocq, V.Gros, J.Sciare, O.Favez, 2017, Characterising an intense PM pollution episode in March 2015 in France from multi-site approach and near real time data: climatology, variabilities, geographical origins and model evaluation., Atmospheric Environment, 155, 68-84,,

    43. Briant, R., Tuccella, P., Deroubaix, A., Khvorostyanov, D., Menut, L., Mailler, S., and Turquety, S.: Aerosol-radiation interaction modelling using online coupling between the WRF 3.7.1 meteorological model and the CHIMERE 2016 chemistry-transport model, through the OASIS3-MCT coupler, Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 927-944, doi:10.5194/gmd-10-927-2017, 2017,

    44. Vivanco Marta G., Bertrand Bessagnet; Kees Cuvelier; Mark R Theobald; Svetlana Tsyro; Armin Aulinger; Johannes Bieser; Giuseppe Calori; Giancarlo Ciarelli; Astrid Manders; Mihaela Mircea; Sebnem Aksoyoglu; Gino Briganti; Augustin Colette; Florian COUVIDAT; Andrea Cappelletti; Massimo D'Isidoro; Richard Kranenburg; Frederik Meleux; Laurent Menut; Maria Teresa Pay; Guido Pirovano; Laurence Rouil; Camilo Silibello; Philippe Thunis; Anthony Ung, Joint analysis of deposition fluxes and atmospheric concentrations predicted by six chemistry transport models in the frame of the EURODELTAIII project, 2017, Atmospheric Environment, 151, pp.152-175,,


    45. Menut L., G.Siour, S.Mailler, F.Couvidat and B.Bessagnet, 2016, Observations and regional modeling of aerosol optical proprerties, speciation and size distribution over Northern Africa and western Europe, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 12961-12982,

    46. Bessagnet B., G. Pirovano, M. Mircea, C. Cuvelier, A. Aulinger, G. Calori, G. Ciarelli, A. Manders, R. Stern, S. Tsyro, M. Garcia Vivanco, P. Thunis, M.-T. Pay, A. Colette, F. Couvidat, F. Meleux, L. Rouil, A. Ung, S. Aksoyoglu, J.-M. Baldasano, J. Bieser, G. Briganti, A. Cappelletti, M. D'Isodoro, S. Finardi, R. Kranenburg, C. Silibello, C. Carnevale, W. Aas, J.-C. Dupont, H. Fagerli, L. Gonzalez, L. Menut, A. S. H. Prevot, P. Roberts, and L. White, 2015, Presentation of the EURODELTA III inter-comparison exercise - Evaluation of the chemistry transport models performance on criteria pollutants and joint analysis with meteorology, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 12667-12701, doi:10.5194/acp-16-12667-2016, 2016.

    47. Besson L., O.Caumont, L.Goulet, S.Bastin, L.Menut, F.Fabry, J. Parent du Chatelet, 2016, Comparison of real-time refractivity measurement by radar with automatic weather stations, AROME-WMED and WRF forecasts simulations during the SOP1 of HyMeX campaign, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 142, 138--152,, .

    48. Lemaire V.E.P., A. Colette, and L. Menut, 2016, Using proxies to explore ensemble uncertainty in climate impact studies: the example of air pollution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 2559-2574, doi:10.5194/acp-16-2559-2016,

    49. Beegum S.N., I.Gherboudj, N.Chaouch, F.Couvidat, L.Menut, and H.Ghedira, 2016, Simulating Aerosols over Arabian Peninsula with CHIMERE: Sensitivity to soil, surface parameters and anthropogenic emission inventories, Atmospheric Environment, 128:185-197, .

    50. Mailler S., L. Menut, A. G. Di Sarra, S. Becagli, T. Di Iorio, B. Bessagnet, R. Briant, P. Formenti, J.F. Doussin, J. L. Gomez-Amo, M. Mallet, G. Rea, G. Siour, D. M. Sferlazzo, R. Traversi, R. Udisti, and S. Turquety, 2015, On the radiative impact of aerosols on photolysis rates: comparison of simulations and observations in the Lampedusa island during the CharMEx/ADRIMED campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 1219-1244, doi:10.5194/acp-16-1219-2016,

    51. Mallet, M., Dulac, F., Formenti, P., Nabat, P., Sciare, J., Roberts, G., Pelon, J., Ancellet, G., Tanré, D., Parol, F., Denjean, C., Brogniez, G., di Sarra, A., Alados-Arboledas, L., Arndt, J., Auriol, F., Blarel, L., Bourrianne, T., Chazette, P., Chevaillier, S., Claeys, M., D'Anna, B., Derimian, Y., Desboeufs, K., Di Iorio, T., Doussin, J.-F., Durand, P., Féron, A., Freney, E., Gaimoz, C., Goloub, P., Gomez-Amo, J. L., Granados-Munoz, M. J., Grand, N., Hamonou, E., Jankowiak, I., Jeannot, M., Léon, J.-F., Maillé, M., Mailler, S., Meloni, D., Menut, L., Momboisse, G., Nicolas, J., Podvin, T., Pont, V., Rea, G., Renard, J.-B., Roblou, L., Schepanski, K., Schwarzenboeck, A., Sellegri, K., Sicard, M., Solmon, F., Somot, S., Torres, B, Totems, J., Triquet, S., Verdier, N., Verwaerde, C., Waquet, F., Wenger, J., and Zapf, P.: Overview of the Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment/Aerosol Direct Radiative Forcing on the Mediterranean Climate (ChArMEx/ADRIMED) summer 2013 campaign, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 455-504, doi:10.5194/acp-16-455-2016, 2016,

    52. Anav A., De Marco A., Proietti C., Alessandri A., Dell'Aquila A., Cionni I., Friedlingstein P., Khvorostyanov D., Menut L., Paoletti E., Sicard P., Sitch S., Vitale M., Comparing concentration-based (AOT40) and stomatal uptake (PODY) metrics for ozone risk assessment to European forests, Global Change Biology, Volume 22, Issue 4, 1608-1627, DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13138,


    53. Marécal V., V.-H. Peuch, C. Andersson, S. Andersson, J. Arteta, M. Beekmann, A. Benedictow, R. Bergstrom, B . Bessagnet, A. Cansado, F. Chéroux, A. Colette, A. Coman, R. L. Curier, H. A. C. Denier van der Gon, A. Drouin, H. Elbern, E. Emili, R. J. Engelen, H. J. Eskes, G. Foret, E. Friese, M. Gauss, C. Giannaros, M. Joly, E. Jaumouillé, B. Josse, N. Kadygrov, J. W. Kaiser, K. Krajsek, J. Kuenen, U. Kumar, N. Liora, E. Lopez, L. Malherbe, I. Martinez, D. Melas, F. Meleux, L. Menut, P. Moinat, T. Morales, J. Parmentier, A. Piacentini, M. Plu, A. Poupkou, S. Queguiner, L. Robertson, L. Rouil, M. Schaap, A. Segers, M. Sofiev, M. Thomas, R. Timmermans, A. Valdebenito, P. van Velthoven, R. van Versendaal, J. Vira, and A. Ung, A regional air quality forecasting system over Europe: the MACC-II daily ensemble production, Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 2777-2813, 2015,, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-2777-2015,

    54. Rea G, S.Turquety, L.Menut, R.Briant, S.Mailler and G.Siour, 2015, Source contributions to summertime aerosols in the Euro-Mediterranean region, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 15, 8191-8242, 2015, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 8013-8036, doi:10.5194/acp-15-8013-2015,

    55. Menut L., G.Rea, S.Mailler, D.Khvorostyanov, S.Turquety, 2015, Aerosol forecast over the Mediterranean area during July 2013 (ADRIMED/CHARMEX), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 7897-7911,

    56. Sofiev M., U. Berger, M. Prank, J. Vira, J. Arteta, J. Belmonte, K.-C. Bergmann, F. Chéroux, H. Elbern, E. Friese, C. Galan, R. Gehrig, D. Khvorostyanov, R. Kranenburg, V. Marécal, F. Meleux, L. Menut, A.-M. Pessi, L. Robertson, O. Ritenberga, V. Rodinkova, A. Saarto, A. Segers, E. Severova, I. Sauliene, P. Siljamo, B. M. Steensen, E. Teinemaa, M. Thibaudon, and V.-H. Peuch, 2015, MACC regional multi-model ensemble simulations of birch pollen dispersion in Europe, , Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 8115-8130, doi:10.5194/acp-15-8115-2015

    57. Menut L., S.Mailler, G.Siour, B.Bessagnet, S.Turquety, G.Rea, R.Briant, M.Mallet, J.Sciare and P.Formenti, 2015, Ozone and aerosols tropospheric concentrations variability analyzed using the ADRIMED measurements and the WRF-CHIMERE models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6159-6182, doi:10.5194/acp-15-6159-2015, .

    58. Hourdin F., M. Gueye, F. B. Diallo, J.-L. Dufresne, L. Menut, B. Marticorena, G. Siour, and F. Guichard, 2015, Parametrization of convective transport in the boundary layer and its impact on the representation of diurnal cycle of wind and dust emissions, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6775-6788, doi:10.5194/acp-15-6775-2015,

    59. Haustein K., R. Washington, J. King, D. Thomas, G. Wiggs, and L. Menut, Testing the performance of state-of-the-art dust emission schemes using DO4Models field data, Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 341-362, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-341-2015, 2015,

    60. Evan A., S.Fiedler, C.Zhao, L.Menut, K.Schepanski, C.Flamant and O.Doherty, 2015, Derivation of an Observation-Based Map of North African Dust Emission, Aeolian Research, 16, 153-162, 10.1016/j.aeolia.2015.01.001,

    61. Terrenoire E., B.Bessagnet, L.Rouil, F.Tognet, G.Pirovano, L.Letinois, A.Colette, P.Thunis, M.Amann, and L.Menut, High resolution air quality simulation over Europe with the chemistry transport model CHIMERE, Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 21-42, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-21-2015, 2015,


    62. Yiou P., M. Boichu, R. Vautard, M. Vrac, S. Jourdain, E. Garnier, F. Fluteau, and L. Menut, 2014, Ensemble meteorological reconstruction using circulation analogues of 1781-1785, Climate of the Past, 10, 797-809, doi:10.5194/cp-10-797-2014,

    63. Turquety S., L.Menut, B.Bessagnet, A.Anav, N.Viovy, F.Maignan and M.Wooster, 2014, APIFLAME v1.0: High resolution fire emission model and application to the Euro-Mediterranean region, Geosci. Model. Dev., 7, 587-612, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-587-2014,

    64. Péré J. C., Bessagnet, B., Mallet, M., Waquet, F., Chiapello, I., Minvielle, F., Pont, V., and Menut, L., 2014, Direct radiative effect of the Russian wildfires and their impact on air temperature and atmospheric dynamics during August 2010, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1999-2013, 2014, doi:10.5194/acp-14-1999-2014

    65. Jacob D., J.Petersen, B.Eggert, A.Alias, O.B.Christensen, L.M.Bouwer, A.Braun, A.Colette, M.Deque, G.Georgievski, E.Georgopoulou, A.Gobiet, L.Menut, G.Nikulin, A.Haensler, N.Hempelmann, C.Jones, K.Keuler, S.Kovats, N.Kroner, S.Kotlarski, A.Kriegsmann, E.Martin, E. van Meijgaard, C.Moseley, S.Pfeifer, S.Preuschmann, C.Radermacher, K.Radtke, D.Rechid, M.Rounsevell, P.Samuelsson, S.Somot, J.-F.Soussana, C.Teichmann, R.Valentini, R.Vautard, B.Weber, P.Yiou, 2014, EURO-CORDEX: New high-resolution climate change projections for European impact research, Regional Environmental Change, Volume: 14, Issue: 2, Pages: 563-578.

    66. Menut L., S.Mailler, J.-C. Dupont, M.Haeffelin and T.Elias, 2014, Predictability of the meteorological conditions favorable to radiative fog formation during the 2011 ParisFog campaign, Boundary Layer Meteorology, Volume: 150 Issue: 2 Pages: 277-297, DOI 10.1007/s10546-013-9875-1,


    67. Boichu M., L. Menut, D. Khvorostyanov, L. Clarisse, C. Clerbaux, S. Turquety, and P.-F. Coheur, 2013, Inverting for volcanic SO2 flux at high temporal resolution using spaceborne plume imagery and chemistry-transport modelling: the 2010 Eyjafjallajokull eruption case-study, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 6553-6588, 13, 8569-8584, doi:10.5194/acp-13-8569-2013,

    68. Colette A., B.Bessagnet, R.Vautard, S.Szopa, S.Rao, S.Schucht, Z.Klimont, L.Menut, G.Clain, F.Meleux, L.Rouil, 2013, European atmosphere in 2050, a regional air quality and climate perspective under CMIP5 scenarios, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 7451-7471,

    69. Menut L, B.Bessagnet, D.Khvorostyanov, M.Beekmann, N.Blond, A.Colette, I.Coll, G.Curci, G.Foret, A.Hodzic, S.Mailler, F.Meleux, J.L.Monge, I.Pison, G.Siour, S.Turquety, M.Valari, R.Vautard and M.G.Vivanco, 2013, CHIMERE 2013: a model for regional atmospheric composition modelling, Geoscientific Model Development, 6, 981-1028, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-981-2013,

    70. Mailler S., D.Khvorostyanov, and L.Menut, 2013, Impact of the vertical emission profiles on background gas-phase pollution simulated from the EMEP emissions over Europe, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 5987-5998, doi:10.5194/acp-13-5987-2013,

    71. Siour G, A.Colette, L.Menut, B.Bessagnet, I.Coll, F.Meleux, 2013, Bridging the scales in an eulerian air quality model to assess megacity export of pollution, Env. Mod. Software, 46, 271-282, .

    72. Menut L., C.Perez Garcia-Pando, K.Haustein, B.Bessagnet, C.Prigent and S.Alfaro, 2013, Relative impact of roughness and soil texture on mineral dust emission fluxes modeling, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 118, 6505-6520, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50313, .

    73. Yiou P., T.Salameh, P.Drobinski, L.Menut, R.Vautard and M.Vrac, Ensemble reconstruction of the atmospheric column from the surface pressure using analogues, Climate Dynamics, Volume: 41 Issue: 5-6 Pages: 1333-1344 DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1626-3,

    74. Landi T.C., Curci G., Carbone C., Menut L., Bessagnet B., Giulianelli L., Paglione M., Facchini M.C., Simulation of size-segregated aerosols chemical composition over northern Italy, Atmospheric Research, 125-126, pp. 1-11,

    75. Menut L., B.Bessagnet, A.Colette and D.Khvorostyanov, 2013, On the impact of the vertical resolution on chemistry transport modelling, Atmospheric Environment, 67, 370-384,

    76. Menut L., O.P.Tripathi, A.Colette, R.Vautard, E.Flaounas, B.Bessagnet, 2013, Evaluation of regional climate simulations for air quality modelling purposes, Climate Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1345-9, volume 40, issue 9, pages 2515-2533, .


    77. Stromatas S., S. Turquety, L. Menut, H. Chepfer, G. Cesana, J.-C. Pere, and B. Bessagnet, 2012, Lidar Signal Simulation for the Evaluation of Aerosols in Chemistry-Transport Models, Geoscientific Model Development, 5, 1543-1564, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-1543-2012

    78. Anav A., L. Menut, D. Khvorostyanov, N. Viovy, Comparison of two canopy conductance parameterizations to quantify the interactions between surface ozone and vegetation over Europe, Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences, 117, G03027, 20 PP., doi:10.1029/2012JG001976, .

    79. Zyryanov D., G. Foret, M. Eremenko, M. Beekmann, J-P Cammas, M.D'Isidoro, H. Elbern, J. Flemming, E. Friese, I. Kioutsioutkis, A. Maurizi, D.Melas, F. Meleux, L. Menut, P. Moinat, V-H Peuch, A. Poupkou, M. Razinger, M. Schultz, O. Stein, A. M. Suttie, A. Valdebenito, C. Zerefos, G. Dufour, G. Bergametti and J-M. Flaud, 2012, 3D evaluation of tropospheric ozone simulations by an ensemble of regional Chemistry Transport Model, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 3219-3240,

    80. Tuccella P., G.Curci, G.Visconti, B.Bessagnet, L.Menut and R.Park, 2012, Modelling of gas and aerosol with WRF/Chem over Europe: evaluation against one year of ground-based measurements, Journal of Geophysical Research Atmosphere, vol. 117, D03303, doi:10.1029/2011JD016302,

    81. Drobinski P., Anav A., Lebeaupin Brossier C., Samson G., Stefanon M., Bastin S., Baklouti M., Beranger K., Beuvier J., Bourdalle-Badief R., Coquart L., D'Andrea F., de Noblet N., Diaze F., Dutay J.C., Ethe C., Foujols M.J., Khvorostiyanov D., Madec G., Maisonnave E., Mancip M., Masson S., Menut L., Palmieri J., Polcher J., Turquety S., Valcke S., Viovy N., Model of the Regional Coupled Earth system (MORCE): application to process and climate studies in vulnerable regions, Env. Mod. Software, 35, 1-18, .

    82. Wilson R. C., Z. L. Fleming, P. S. Monks, G. Clain, S. Henne, I. B. Konovalov, S. Szopa, and L. Menut, 2012, Have primary emission reduction measures reduced ozone across Europe? An analysis of European rural background ozone trends 1996-2005, , ACP, 12, 437-454, .

    83. Menut L., A.Goussebaile, B.Bessagnet, D.Khvorostiyanov, A.Ung, 2012, Impact of realistic hourly emissions profiles on modelled air pollutants concentrations, Atmospheric Environment, pp. 233-244, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.11.057 .


    84. Anav A., L.Menut, D.Khvorostiyanov and N.Viovy, Impact of tropospheric ozone on the Euro-Mediterranean vegetation, Global Change Biology, vol. 17, issue 6, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2010.02387.x, .

    85. Valari M., E.Chatignoux and L.Menut, 2011, Using a chemistry transport model to account for the spatial variability of exposure-concentrations in epidemiologic air pollution studies, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 61, 164-179, .

    86. Colette A., O.Favez, F.Meleux, L.Chiappini, M.Haeffelin, Y.Morille, L.Malherbe, A.Papin, B.Bessagnet, L.Menut, E.Leoz, L.Rouil, 2011, Assessing in near real time the impact of the April 2010 Eyjafjallajokull ash plume on air quality, Atmospheric Environment, 45, 1217-1221,


    87. Valari M. and L.Menut, 2010, Transferring the heterogeneity of surface emissions to variability in pollutant concentrations over urban areas through a chemistry transport model, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 44, Issue 27, Pages 3229-3238,

    88. Bessagnet B., C.Seigneur, L.Menut, 2010, Impact of dry deposition of semi-volatile organic compounds on secondary organic aerosols, Atmospheric Environment, 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.01.027,

    89. Menut L. and B.Bessagnet, 2010, Atmospheric composition forecasting in Europe, Annales Geophysicae, 28, 61-74,


    90. Curci, Gabriele and Beekmann, Matthias and Vautard, Robert and Bessagnet, Bertrand and Menut, Laurent and Hodzic, Alma and Steinbrecher, Rainer and Smiatek, Gerhard, 2009, Contribution of natural/biogenic sources to particulate matter levels over Europe: A multi-scale modelling study, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, vol.73, number 13, pages A254.

    91. Bessagnet B., L.Menut, G.Curci, A.Hodzic, B.Guillaume, C.Liousse, S.Moukhtar, B.Pun, C.Seigneur, M.Schulz, 2009, Regional modeling of carbonaceous aerosols over Europe - Focus on Secondary Organic Aerosols, Journal of of Atmospheric Chemistry, 61, 175-202,

    92. de Meij A., Gzella, A., Cuvelier, C., Thunis, P., Bessagnet, B., Vinuesa, J.F., Menut, L., Kelder H., 2009, The impact of MM5 and WRF meteorology over complex terrain on CHIMERE model calculations., Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 6611-6632,

    93. Menut L., O.Masson, B.Bessagnet, 2009,Contribution of Saharan dust on radionuclides aerosols activity levels in Europe? The 21-22 February 2004 case study, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D16202, doi:10.1029/2009JD011767.

    94. Vuolo M.R., H.Chepfer, L.Menut and G.Cesana, 2009, Comparison of mineral dust layers vertical structures modelled with CHIMERE-DUST and observed with the CALIOP lidar, Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres , Vol. 114, D09214, doi:10.1029/2008JD011219,

    95. Menut L., I. Chiapello and C. Moulin, 2009, Previsibility of mineral dust concentrations: The CHIMERE-DUST forecast during the first AMMA experiment dry season , Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 114, D07202, doi:10.1029/2008JD010523,

    96. Vuolo M.R., L.Menut and H.Chepfer, 2009, Impact of transport schemes accuracy on modelled dust concentrations variability, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 26, p.1135-1143, doi:10.1175/2008JTECHA1197.1,

    97. Szopa S., G.Foret, L.Menut, A.Cozic, 2009, Impact of large scale circulation on European summer surface ozone: consequences for modeling, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 43, Issue 6, Pages 1189-1195, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.10.039,

    98. Rouil L., C.Honore, R.Vautard, M.Beekmann, B.Bessagnet, L.Malherbe, F.Meleux, A.Dufour, C.Elichegaray, J-M.Flaud, L.Menut, D.Martin, A.Peuch, V-H.Peuch, N.Poisson, 2009, PREV'AIR : an operational forecasting and mapping system for air quality in Europe,, BAMS, DOI: 10.1175/2008BAMS2390.1,


    99. Menut L., 2008, Sensitivity of hourly Saharan dust emissions to NCEP and ECMWF modeled wind speed Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 113, D16201, doi:10.1029/2007JD009522,

    100. Valari M. and L. Menut, 2008, Does increase in air quality models resolution bring surface ozone concentrations closer to reality?, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, DOI: 10.1175/2008JTECHA1123.1,

    101. Vivanco M.G., Palomino I., Vautard R., Bessagnet R., Martin F., Menut L., Jimenez S., 2008, Multi-year assessment of photochemical air quality simulation over Spain, Env. Mod. and Software, doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2008.05.004,

    102. Bessagnet B., L.Menut, G.Aymoz, H.Chepfer and R.Vautard, 2008, Modelling dust emissions and transport within Europe: the Ukraine March 2007 event Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 113, D15202, doi:10.1029/2007JD009541,

    103. Colette A., Menut L., Haeffelin M., Morille Y., 2008,Impact of the transport of aerosols from the free troposphere towards the boundary layer on the air quality in the Paris area, Atmospheric Environment, Vol 42/2 pp 390-402, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2007.09.044,

    104. Honoré C., L.Rouil, R.Vautard, M.Beekmann, B.Bessagnet, A.Dufour, C.Elichegaray , J-M.Flaud, L.Malherbe, F.Meleux, L.Menut, D.Martin, A.Peuch, V.-H.Peuch, N.Poisson, 2008, Predictability of European air quality: The assessment of three years of operational forecasts and analyses by the PREV'AIR system, Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmospheres , 113, D04301,,


    105. Salameh T., P.Drobinski, L.Menut, B.Bessagnet, C.Flamant, A.Hodzic and R.Vautard, 2007, Aerosol distribution over the western Mediterranean basin during a Tramontane/Mistral event, , Annales Geophysicae, Volume 25, Number 11, pp.2271-2291,

    106. Hodzic A., S. Madronich, B. Bohn, S. Massie, L. Menut, and C. Wiedinmyer, 2007, Wildfire particulate matter in Europe during summer 2003: Meso-scale modeling of smoke emissions, transport and radiative effects,, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 7,

    107. Pison I., L.Menut and G.Bergametti, 2007, Inverse modeling of surface NOx anthropogenic emissions fluxes in the Paris area during the ESQUIF campaign, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D24302, doi:10.1029/2007JD008871.

    108. Vautard R., M.Maidi, L.Menut, M.Beekmann, A.Colette, 2007, Boundary layer photochemistry simulated with a two-stream convection scheme,, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 41, Issue 37, pp.8275-8287.

    109. Pirovano G., I. Coll, M. Bedogni, S. Alessandrini, M. P. Costa, V. Gabusi, F. Lasry, L. Menut, R. Vautard, 2007, On the influence of meteorological input on photochemical modelling of a severe episode over a coastal area, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 41, Issue 30, pp.6445-6464.

    110. Menut L., G.Forêt and G.Bergametti, 2007, Sensitivity of mineral dust concentrations to the model size distribution accuracy, Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmospheres, 112, D10210, doi:10.1029/2006JD007766.

    111. Drobinski P., F. Said, G. Ancellet, J. Arteta, P. Augustin, S. Bastin, A. Brut, J.L. Caccia, B. Campistron, S. Cautenet, A. Colette, B. Cros, U. Corsmeier, I. Coll, A. Dabas, H. Delbarre, A. Dufour, P. Durand, V. Guenard, M. Hasel, N. Kalthoff, C. Kottmeier, A. Lemonsu, F. Lohou, V. Masson, L. Menut, C. Moppert, V.H. Peuch, V. Puygrenier, O. Reitebuch, R. Vautard, 2007, Regional transport and dilution during high pollution episodes in southeastern France: Summary of findings from the ESCOMPTE experiment, , Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmospheres, 112, D13105, doi:10.1029/2006JD007494.,

    112. Deguillaume L., M. Beekmann, L. Menut, 2007, Bayesian Monte Carlo analysis applied to regional scale inverse emission modelling for reactive trace gases, Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmospheres, Vol. 112, No. D2, D02307.,


    113. Colette A., Ancellet G., L. Menut and S.R.Arnold, 2006, A Lagrangian analysis of the impact of transport and transformation on the ozone stratification observed in the free troposphere during the ESCOMPTE campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 6, 3487-3503,

    114. Hodzic A., R. Vautard, P. Chazette, L. Menut and B.Bessagnet, 2006, Aerosol chemical and optical proprties over the Paris area within ESQUIF project, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, pp.3257-3280. SRef-ID: 1680-7324/acp/2006-6-3257,

    115. Szopa S., D.Hauglustaine, R.Vautard and L. Menut, 2006, Future global tropospheric ozone changes and impact on European air quality, Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L14805, doi:10.1029/2006GL025860.

    116. Vautard R., S. Szopa, M. Beekmann, L. Menut, D. A. Hauglustaine, L. Rouil, M. Roemer, 2006, Are decadal anthropogenic emission reductions in Europe consistent with surface ozone observations?, Geophysical Research Letter, 33, L13810, doi:10.1029/2006GL026080.

    117. Pison I., L. Menut and N.Blond, 2006, Inverse modeling of emissions for local photo-oxidant pollution: Testing a new methodology with kriging constraints, Annales Geophysicae, 24, 1523-1535,

    118. Forêt, G., G. Bergametti, F. Dulac, and L. Menut, 2006, An optimized particle size bin scheme for modeling mineral dust aerosol, Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D17310, doi:10.1029/2005JD006797,

    119. Hodzic A., R. Vautard, H. Chepfer, P. Goloub, L. Menut, P. Chazette, J.L. Deuze, A. Apituley, P. Couvert, 2006, Evolution of aerosol optical thickness over Europe during the August 2003 heat wave as seen from CHIMERE model simulations and POLDER data, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 1853-1864. SRef-ID: 1680-7324/acp/2006-6-1853,


    120. Menut L., C.Schmechtig and B.Marticorena, 2005, Sensitivity of the sandblasting fluxes calculations to the soil size distribution accuracy, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 22, No. 12, pages 1875-1884,

    121. Vautard R., B.Bessagnet, M.Chin and L. Menut, 2005, On the contribution of natural Aeolian sources to particulate matter concentrations in Europe: testing hypotheses with a modelling approach, Atmospheric Environment, 39, Issue 18, 3291-3303 ,

    122. Menut L., I. Coll and S. Cautenet, 2005, Impact of meteorological data resolution on the forecasted ozone concentrations during the ESCOMPTE IOP 2a and 2b, Atmospheric Research - ESCOMPTE Special Issue, 74, 139-159,


    123. Pison I. and L. Menut, 2004, Quantification of the impact of aircraft traffic emissions on tropospheric ozone over Paris area, Atmospheric Env., 38-7, 971-983,


    124. Vautard R., Menut L., M. Beekmann, P. Chazette, P. H. Flamant, D. Gombert, D. Guedalia, D. Kley, M.P. Lefebvre, D. Martin, G. Megie, P. Perros, G. Toupance, 2003, A synthesis of the ESQUIF field campaign, Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 108, D17,

    125. Menut L., 2003, Adjoint modelling for atmospheric pollution processes sensitivity at regional scale during the ESQUIF IOP2, Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 108, D17,

    126. Sillman S., R.Vautard, L. Menut and D.Kley, 2003, O3-NOx-VOC sensitivity indicators in Paris: results from models and ESQUIF measurements, Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 108, D17,


    127. Hourdin F., F. Couvreux, L. Menut, 2002, Parameterization of the dry convective boundary layer based on a mass flux representation of thermals, Journal of Atmospheric Sciences 59 1105-1123,


    128. Flamant C., M. Georgelin, L. Menut, Ph. Bougeault and J. Pelon, 2001, The atmospheric boundary layer structure within a cold air outbreak: comparison of in situ, lidar and satellite measurements with three dimensional simulations, Boundary Layer Meteorology, 99, 85-103,


    129. Menut L., R. Vautard, C. Flamant, C. Abonnel, M. Beekmann, P. Chazette, P. H. Flamant, D. Gombert, D. Guedalia, D. Kley, M.P. Lefebvre, B. Lossec, D. Martin, G. Megie, M. Sicard, P. Perros, G. Toupance, 2000, Measurements and modeling of Atmospheric pollution over the Paris area: An overview of the ESQUIF project, Annales Geophysicae, 18, no 11, 1467-1481,

    130. Vautard R., M.Beekmann and L. Menut, 2000, Applications of adjoint modelling in atmospheric chemistry: sensitivity and inverse modelling, Environmental Modeling and Sofware 15, pp 703-709,

    131. Menut L., R.Vautard, M.Beekmann and C.Honoré, 2000, Sensitivity of Photochemical Pollution using the Adjoint of a Simplified Chemistry-Transport Model, Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 105, D12, 15,379-15,402, 2000,


    132. Menut L., C. Flamant and J. Pelon, 1999, Evidence of synoptic scale influence on the atmospheric boundary layer dynamics and turbulent processes over the Paris area, Boundary Layer Meteorology, 93, 269-286,

    133. Dupont E., L. Menut, B. Carissimo, J. Pelon and P.H. Flamant, 1999, Comparison between the atmospheric boundary layer in Paris and its rural suburbs during the ECLAP Experiment,, Atmospheric Environment, 33, 979-994,

    134. Menut L., C. Flamant, J. Pelon and P.H.Flamant, 1999, Urban boundary layer height determination from lidar measurements over the Paris area, Applied Optics, 38, 945 - 954,