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Jessie Creamean – Research Scientist II
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Hydrometeorology Observations and Processes Team
Affiliation: CIRES
Phone: (303) 497-4432
E-mail: jessie.creamean@noaa.gov
Mailing Address:
NOAA/ESRL Physical Sciences Division
R/PSD
325 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80305

Fax: (303) 497-6020

Research Interests

  • aerosol-cloud-precipitation interactions
  • ice nucleation
  • aerosol chemistry
  • Arctic aerosols
  • mineral dust

Education

  • Ph.D., Chemistry, UC-San Diego, Aug 2012
  • M.S., Chemistry, UC-San Diego, Oct 2009
  • B.S., Chemistry, U of I-Champaign-Urbana, May 2007

Publications

  • Creamean, J.M., M. Maahn, G. de Boer, A. McComiskey, A.J. Sedlacek, Y. Feng (2017), The influence of local oil exploration, regional wildfires, and long range transport on summer 2015 aerosol over the North Slope of Alaska, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Disc., under review.
  • Creamean, J.M., P.J. Neiman, T. Colman, C.J. Senff, G. Kirgis, R.J. Alvarez, and A. Yamamoto (2016), Colorado air quality impacted by long range transport: A set of case studies during the 2015 Pacific Northwest fires, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 12329-12345.
  • Creamean, J.M., A.B. White, P. Minnis, R. Palikonda, D.A. Spangenberg, and K.A. Prather (2016), The relationships between insoluble precipitation residues, clouds, and precipitation over California‚Äôs southern Sierra Nevada during winter storms, Atmos. Environ., 140, 298-310.
  • Creamean, J.M., J.R. Spackman, S.M. Davis, A.B. and White (2014), Climatology of long-range transported Asian dust on the west coast of the United States, J. Geophys. Res., 119 (12), 12171-12185.
  • Creamean, J.M., K.J. Suski, D. Rosenfeld, A. Cazorla, P.J. DeMott, R.S. Sullivan, A.B. White, F.M. Ralph, P. Minnis, J.M. Comstock, J.M. Tomlinson, and K.A. Prather (2013), Dust and biological aerosols from the Sahara and Asia influence precipitation in the Western U.S., Science, 339, 1572-1578.

Presentations

  • Creamean, J.M., G. de Boer, M. Maahn, A. McComiskey, and A. Solomon (2017), Characterizing Arctic aerosol properties for evaluation of aerosol-cloud interactions on the North Slope of Alaska, Arctic Science Summit Week, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Creamean, J.M., G. de Boer, M. Maahn, A. McComiskey, A. Solomon, T. Coleman, A. Sedlacek, P. Quinn, C. Carr, B. Christner, K. Pratt, R. Sheesley, W. Simpson, N. Spada, J. Stutz, T. Uttal (2017), Understanding the sources and impacts of aerosols in the Arctic, University of Basel colloquium, Basel, Switzerland (invited).
  • Creamean, J.M., G. de Boer, M. Shupe, and A. McComiskey (2016), A comprehensive climatology of Arctic aerosol properties on the North Slope of Alaska, European Geosciences Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria.
  • Creamean, J.M., K.J. Suski, D. Rosenfeld, A. Cazorla, P.J. DeMott, R.S. Sullivan, A.B. White, F.M. Ralph, P. Minnis, J.M. Comstock, J.M. Tomlinson, and K.A. Prather (2016), Dust and biological aerosols from the Sahara and Asia influence precipitation in the Western U.S., University of Alaska Seminar, Fairbanks, AK (invited).
  • Creamean, J.M., P.J. Neiman, T. Colman, D. Gottas, and A. Yamamoto (2015), Colorado air quality impacted by long range transport: A case study during the 2015 Pacific Northwest fires, SPARC Regional Workshop on Chemical and Physical Processes in the Climate System, Boulder, CO.

Professional Activities

Professional Memberships

  • American Geophysical Union
  • European Geophysical Union
  • American Meteorological Society

Honors and Awards

  • MILAF Invitational Grant (2014)
  • NRC Research Associate Program fellowship (2012)
  • Proctor and Gamble Research Award (2007)

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