• A complete rethink is needed on how greenhouse gas emissions are quantified for national reporting 

      Leip, Adrian; Skiba, Ute; Vermeulen, Alex; Thompson, Rona Louise (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    • Acceleration of global N2O emissions seen from two decades of atmospheric inversion 

      Thompson, Rona Louise; Lassaletta, Luis; Patra, Prabir K.; Wilson, Chris; Wells, Kelley C.; Gressent, Alicia; Koffi, Ernest N.; Chipperfield, Martyn P.; Winiwarter, Wilfried; Davidson, Eric A.; Tian, Hanqin; Canadell, Josep G. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
    • Annual cycle of Antarctic baseline aerosol: Controlled by photooxidation-limited aerosol formation 

      Fiebig, Markus; Hirdman, David Arne; Lunder, Chris Rene; Ogren, John A.; Solberg, Sverre; Stohl, Andreas; Thompson, Rona Louise (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
    • Changes in net ecosystem exchange over Europe during the 2018 drought based on atmospheric observations 

      Thompson, Rona Louise; Broquet, G; Gerbig, C.; Koch, T; Lang, M.; Monteil, Guillaume; Munassar, S; Nickless, Alecia; Scholze, M.; Ramonet, Michel; Karstens, Ute; van Schaik, Erik; Wu, Z; Rödenbeck, C. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The 2018 drought was one of the worst European droughts of the twenty-first century in terms of its severity, extent and duration. The effects of the drought could be seen in a reduction in harvest yields in parts of Europe, ...
    • The Community Inversion Framework v1.0: a unified system for atmospheric inversion studies 

      Berchet, Antoine; Sollum, Espen; Thompson, Rona Louise; Pison, Isabelle; Thanwerdas, Joel; Broquet, Grégoire; Chevallier, Frédéric; Aalto, Tuula; Berchet, Adrien; Bergamaschi, Peter; Brunner, Dominik; Engelen, Richard; Fortems-Cheiney, Audrey; Gerbig, Christoph; Zwaaftink, Christine Groot; Haussaire, Jean-Matthieu; Henne, Stephan; Houweling, Sanne; Karstens, Ute; Kutsch, Werner L.; Luijkx, Ingrid T.; Monteil, Guillaume; Palmer, Paul I.; van Peet, Jacob C. A.; Peters, Wouter; Peylin, Philippe; Potier, Elise; Rödenbeck, Christian; Saunois, Marielle; Scholze, Marko; Tsuruta, Aki; Zhao, Yuanhong (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Atmospheric inversion approaches are expected to play a critical role in future observation-based monitoring systems for surface fluxes of greenhouse gases (GHGs), pollutants and other trace gases. In the past decade, the ...
    • Comparing national greenhouse gas budgets reported in UNFCCC inventories against atmospheric inversions 

      Deng, Zhu; Ciais, Philippe; Tzompa-Sosa, Zitely A.; Saunois, Marielle; Qiu, Chunjing; Tan, Chang; Sun, Taochun; Ke, Piyu; Cui, Yanan; Tanaka, Katsumasa; Lin, Xin; Thompson, Rona Louise; Tian, Hanqin; Yao, Yuanzhi; Huang, Yuanyuan; Lauerwald, Ronny; Jain, Atul K.; Xu, Xiaoming; Bastos, Ana; Palmer, Paul I.; Lauvaux, Thomas; d'Aspremont, Alexandre; Giron, Clément; Benoit, Antoine; Poulter, Benjamin; Chang, Jinfeng; Petrescu, Ana Maria Roxana; Davis, Steven J; Liu, Zhu; Grassi, Giacomo; Albergel, Clement; Tubiello, Francesco N.; Perugini, Lucia; Peters, Wouter; Chevallier, Frederic (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2022)
      In support of the global stocktake of the Paris Agreement on climate change, this study presents a comprehensive framework to process the results of an ensemble of atmospheric inversions in order to make their net ecosystem ...
    • Comparison of four inverse modelling systems applied to the estimation of HFC-125, HFC-134a, and SF6 emissions over Europe 

      Brunner, Dominik; Arnold, Tim; Henne, Stephan; Manning, Alistair J.; Thompson, Rona Louise; Maione, Michela; O'Doherty, Simon; Reimann, Stefan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) are used in a range of industrial applications and have largely replaced previously used gases (CFCs and HCFCs). HFCs are not ozone-depleting but have large global warming potentials and are, ...
    • The consolidated European synthesis of CH4 and N2O emissions for the European Union and United Kingdom: 1990–2017 

      Petrescu, Ana Maria Roxana; Qiu, Chunjing; Ciais, Philippe; Thompson, Rona Louise; Peylin, Philippe; McGrath, Matthew J; Solazzo, Efisio; Janssens-Maenhout, Greet; Tubiello, Francesco N.; Bergamaschi, Peter; Brunner, Dominik; Peters, Glen Philip; Hoglund-Isaksson, Lena; Regnier, Pierre; Lauerwald, Ronny; Bastviken, David; Tsuruta, Aki; Winiwarter, Wilfried; Patra, Prabir K.; Kuhnert, Matthias; Oreggioni, Gabriel David; Crippa, Monica; Saunois, Marielle; Perugini, Lucia; Markkanen, Tiina; Aalto, Tuula; Zwaaftink, Christine Groot; Yao, Yuanzhi; Wilson, Chris; Conchedda, Giulia; Günther, Dirk; Leip, Adrian; Smith, Pete; Haussaire, Jean-Matthieu; Leppänen, Antti; Manning, Alistair J.; McNorton, Joe; Brockmann, Patrick; Dolman, Albertus Johannes (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Reliable quantification of the sources and sinks of greenhouse gases, together with trends and uncertainties, is essential to monitoring the progress in mitigating anthropogenic emissions under the Paris Agreement. This ...
    • The consolidated European synthesis of CO2 emissions and removals for the European Union and United Kingdom: 1990–2018 

      Petrescu, Ana Maria Roxana; McGrath, Matthew J; Andrew, Robbie; Peylin, Philippe; Peters, Glen Philip; Ciais, Philippe; Thompson, Rona Louise (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Paris Agreement. This study provides a consolidated synthesis of estimates for all anthropogenic and natural sources and sinks of CO2 for the European Union and UK (EU27 + UK), derived from a combination of state-of-the-art ...
    • Effects of extreme meteorological conditions in 2018 on European methane emissions estimated using atmospheric inversions 

      Thompson, Rona Louise; Zwaaftink, Christine Groot; Brunner, D; Tsuruta, Aki; Aalto, T.; Raivonen, M; Crippa, M.; Solazzo, Efisio; Guizzardi, D.; Regnier, P.; Maisonnier, M. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The effect of the 2018 extreme meteorological conditions in Europe on methane (CH4) emissions is examined using estimates from four atmospheric inversions calculated for the period 2005–2018. For most of Europe, we find ...
    • Emissions of Tetrafluoromethane (CF4) and Hexafluoroethane (C2F6) From East Asia: 2008 to 2019 

      Kim, Jooil; Thompson, Rona Louise; Park, Hyeri; Bogle, Stephanie; Mühle, Jens; Park, Mi-Kyung; Kim, Yeaseul; Harth, Christina M.; Salameh, Peter K.; Schmidt, Roland; Ottinger, Deborah; Park, Sunyoung; Weiss, Ray F. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The perfluorocarbons (PFCs), tetrafluoromethane (CF4) and hexafluoroethane (C2F6), are potent greenhouse gases with very long atmospheric lifetimes. They are emitted almost entirely from industrial sources, including the ...
    • How Atmospheric Chemistry and Transport Drive Surface Variability of N2O and CFC-11 

      Ruiz, Daniel J.; Prather, Michael J.; Strahan, Susan E.; Thompson, Rona Louise; Froidevaux, Lucien; Steenrod, Stephen D. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Nitrous oxide (N2O) is a long-lived greenhouse gas that affects atmospheric chemistry and climate. In this work, we use satellite measurements of N2O, ozone (O3), and temperature from the Aura Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS) ...
    • Magnitude and Uncertainty of Nitrous Oxide Emissions From North America Based on Bottom-Up and Top-Down Approaches: Informing Future Research and National Inventories 

      Xu, Rongting; Tian, Hanqin; Pan, N.; Thompson, Rona Louise; Canadell, Josep G.; Davidson, Eric A.; Nevison, Cynthia; Winiwarter, Wilfried; Shi, H.; Pan, Shufen; Chang, J.; Ciais, Philippe; Dangal, Shree R. S.; Ito, Akihiko; Jackson, Robert B.; Joos, Fortunat; Lauerwald, Ronny; Lienert, Sebastian; Maavara, Taylor; Millet, Dylan B.; Raymond, Peter A.; Regnier, P.; Tubiello, Francesco N; Vuichard, Nicolas; Wells, Kelley C.; Wilson, Chris; Yang, J.; Yao, Y; Zaehle, Sönke; Zhou, Feng (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      We synthesized N2O emissions over North America using 17 bottom-up (BU) estimates from 1980–2016 and five top-down (TD) estimates from 1998 to 2016. The BU-based total emission shows a slight increase owing to U.S. ...
    • Methane emissions in East Asia for 2000-2011 estimated using an atmospheric Bayesian inversion 

      Thompson, Rona Louise; Stohl, Andreas; Zhou, Lu Xuedu; Dlugokencky, Edward J.; Fukuyama, Yukio; Tohjima, Yasunori; Kim, Seung-Yeon; Lee, Hoesung; Nisbet, Euan G.; Fisher, Rebecca E.; Lowry, David; Weiss, Ray F.; Prinn, Ronald G.; O'Doherty, Simon J.; Young, Dickon; White, James W.C. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    • Methane fluxes in the high northern latitudes for 2005–2013 estimated using a Bayesian atmospheric inversion 

      Thompson, Rona Louise; Sasakawa, Motoki; Machida, Toshinobu; Aalto, Tuula; Worthy, Doug; Lavrič, Jošt V.; Myhre, Cathrine Lund; Stohl, Andreas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    • The Monitoring Nitrous Oxide Sources (MIN2OS) satellite project 

      Ricaud, Philippe; Attié, Jean-Luc; Chalinel, Rémi; Pasternak, Frédérick; Léonard, Joël; Pison, Isabelle; Pattey, Elizabeth; Thompson, Rona Louise; Zelinger, Zdenek; Lelieveld, Jos; Sciare, Jean; Saitoh, Naoko; Warner, Juying; Fortems-Cheiney, Audrey; Reynal, Hélène; Vidot, Jérôme; Brooker, Laure; Berdeu, Laurent; Saint-Pé, Olivier; Patra, Prabir K.; Dostál, Michal; Suchánek, Jan; Nevrlý, Václav; Zwaaftink, Christine Groot (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The Monitoring Nitrous Oxide Sources (MIN2OS) satellite project aims at monitoring global-scale nitrous oxide (N2O) sources by retrieving N2O surface fluxes from the inversion of space-borne N2O measurements that are ...
    • Nitrous oxide emissions 1999 to 2009 from a global atmospheric inversion 

      Thompson, Rona Louise; Chevallier, Frédéric; Crotwell, Andrew M.; Dutton, Geoffrey S.; Langenfelds, Ray L.; Prinn, Ronald G.; Weiss, Ray F.; Tohjima, Yasunori; Nakazawa, Takaiyo; Krummel, Paul B.; Steele, Lloyd Paul; Fraser, Paul J.B.; O'Doherty, Simon J.; Ishijima, Kentaro; Aoki, Shuji (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
    • Origin of elemental carbon in snow from western Siberia and northwestern European Russia during winter–spring 2014, 2015 and 2016 

      Evangeliou, Nikolaos; Shevchenko, Vladimir P.; Yttri, Karl Espen; Eckhardt, Sabine; Sollum, Espen; Pokrovsky, Oleg S.; Kobelev, Vasily O.; Korobov, Vladimir B.; Lobanov, Andrey A.; Starodymova, Dina P.; Vorobiev, Sergey N.; Thompson, Rona Louise; Stohl, Andreas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)