Aerosol Science and Technology

(The TQCC of Aerosol Science and Technology is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Exhaled respiratory particles during singing and talking169
The influence of temperature, humidity, and simulated sunlight on the infectivity of SARS-CoV-2 in aerosols140
Comparing aerosol concentrations and particle size distributions generated by singing, speaking and breathing134
Aerosol filtration efficiency of household materials for homemade face masks: Influence of material properties, particle size, particle electrical charge, face velocity, and leaks133
Testing mobile air purifiers in a school classroom: Reducing the airborne transmission risk for SARS-CoV-2125
Inward and outward effectiveness of cloth masks, a surgical mask, and a face shield123
Efficacy of face masks, neck gaiters and face shields for reducing the expulsion of simulated cough-generated aerosols109
Filtration efficiency of a large set of COVID-19 face masks commonly used in Brazil37
Analytical challenges when sampling and characterising exhaled aerosol35
Comparison of the performance of aerosol sampling devices for measuring infectious SARS-CoV-2 aerosols30
A comparison of performance metrics for cloth masks as source control devices for simulated cough and exhalation aerosols30
Effects of propylene glycol, vegetable glycerin, and nicotine on emissions and dynamics of electronic cigarette aerosols30
Properties of materials considered for improvised masks29
Assessing the effectiveness of using various face coverings to mitigate the transport of airborne particles produced by coughing indoors29
Characterizing the performance of a do-it-yourself (DIY) box fan air filter28
Reducing COVID-19 airborne transmission risks on public transportation buses: an empirical study on aerosol dispersion and control28
Composition of particulate matter during a wildfire smoke episode in an urban area27
Filtration efficiency, breathability, and reusability of improvised materials for face masks26
Evaluation of particle filtration efficiency of commercially available materials for homemade face mask usage24
Particle emissions measurements on CNG vehicles focusing on Sub-23nm23
Deposition of droplets from the trachea or bronchus in the respiratory tract during exhalation: A steady-state numerical investigation23
Discrepancies between brown carbon light-absorption properties retrieved from online and offline measurements22
Quantification of cooking organic aerosol in the indoor environment using aerodyne aerosol mass spectrometers21
Aerosol and droplet generation from performing with woodwind and brass instruments20
Short-range bioaerosol deposition and inhalation of cough droplets and performance of personalized ventilation19
An indicator for sulfuric acid–amine nucleation in atmospheric environments19
Determination of the collision rate coefficient between charged iodic acid clusters and iodic acid using the appearance time method19
Particle size measurement of electronic cigarette aerosol with a cascade impactor18
Laboratory evaluation of the effects of particle size and composition on the performance of integrated devices containing Plantower particle sensors18
Characterization of thermal decomposition of oxygenated organic compounds in FIGAERO-CIMS17
Measuring stability of virus in aerosols under varying environmental conditions17
Short-range bioaerosol deposition and recovery of viable viruses and bacteria on surfaces from a cough and implications for respiratory disease transmission17
Particle size distribution and chemical composition of aerosolized vitamin E acetate16
Filter quality factors of fibrous filters with different fiber diameter16
Optical and morphological properties of soot particles generated by the miniCAST 5201 BC generator16
Improved PM2.5 concentration estimates from low-cost sensors using calibration models categorized by relative humidity15
Effect of air cleaner on reducing concentration of indoor-generated viruses with or without natural ventilation15
Closure between particulate matter concentrations measured ex situ by thermal–optical analysis and in situ by the CPMA–electrometer reference mass system14
Impact of combustion conditions on physical and morphological properties of biomass burning aerosol14
Organic composition of three different size ranges of aerosol particles over the Southern Ocean14
Single-particle elemental analysis of vacuum bag dust samples collected from the International Space Station by SEM/EDX and sp-ICP-ToF-MS14
Validating CFD predictions of nasal spray deposition: Inclusion of cloud motion effects for two spray pump designs14
Solvent effects on chemical composition and optical properties of extracted secondary brown carbon constituents13
Nonvolatile ultrafine particles observed to form trimodal size distributions in non-road diesel engine exhaust13
Detailed characterization of particle emissions from battery fires12
Condensation sampler efficiency for the recovery and infectivity preservation of viral bioaerosols12
Mechanisms of soot-aggregate restructuring and compaction12
Determining the cutoff diameter and counting efficiency of optical particle counters with an aerodynamic aerosol classifier and an inkjet aerosol generator12
Emission rates, size distributions, and generation mechanism of oral respiratory droplets12
Propagation in outdoor environments of aerosol droplets produced by breath and light cough12
Design and evaluation of a new electrostatic precipitation-based portable low-cost sampler for bioaerosol monitoring11
Extraction of dust collected in HVAC filters for quantitative filter forensics11
Transmission via aerosols: Plausible differences among emerging coronaviruses11
Laboratory study of physical barrier efficiency for worker protection against SARS-CoV-2 while standing or sitting11
Enhancing charging and capture efficiency of aerosol nanoparticles using an atmospheric-pressure, flow-through RF plasma with a downstream DC bias11
Heterogeneous condensation process observed by environmental scanning electron microscopy (ESEM): On smooth single aerosol particle10
Effect of relative humidity on the performance of five cost-effective PM sensors9
An experimental study of solid and liquid aerosol transport in a horizontal square channel9
Effects of surface topography of SiO2 particles on the heterogeneous condensation process observed by environmental scanning electron microscopy9
A highly efficient cloth facemask design9
Influence of rapid laser heating on differently matured soot with double-pulse laser-induced incandescence9
Morphology and formation of crystalline leucine microparticles from a co-solvent system using multi-orifice monodisperse spray drying9
Ozone treatment in a wind tunnel for the reduction of airborne viruses in swine buildings9
Lithium-ion battery explosion aerosols: Morphology and elemental composition8
Condensational growth of water droplets in an external electric field at different temperatures8
Evaluation of two low-cost PM monitors under different laboratory and indoor conditions8
Effect of spray properties on aerosol scavenging efficiency with water mist8
Development of an aerosol sampler for pressurized systems and its application to investigate the effect of residence time on PM1 formation in a 15 bar oxy-coal combustor8
High-throughput generation of aircraft-like soot8
COVID-19 and the workplace: Research questions for the aerosol science community8
HELIOS/SICRIT/mass spectrometry for analysis of aerosols in engine exhaust8
Determining the sintering kinetics of Fe and FexOy-Nanoparticles in a well-defined model flow reactor8
The organic coating unit, an all-in-one system for reproducible generation of secondary organic matter aerosol8
Acceleration of the thermal decomposition of RDX in microdroplets investigated by aerodynamic thermal breakup droplet ionization mass spectrometry8
Intercomparative measurements of particle emission from biomass pellet boiler with portable and stationary dilution devices8
A consistent soot nucleation model for improved prediction of strain rate sensitivity in ethylene/air counterflow flames8
Characteristics of BrC and BC emissions from controlled diffusion flame and diesel engine combustion8
Challenges of integrating aerosol dynamics into SARS-CoV-2 transmission models8
Particle detection using the dual-vaporizer configuration of the soot particle Aerosol Mass Spectrometer (SP-AMS)8
Water uptake and optical properties of mixed organic-inorganic particles8
Albedo reduction for snow surfaces contaminated with soot aerosols: Comparison of experimental results and models7
How effective are face coverings in reducing transmission of COVID-19?7
Influence of ash-soot interactions on the reactivity of soot from a gasoline direct injection engine7
Bias in quantification of light absorption enhancement of black carbon aerosol coated with low-volatility brown carbon7
Measurement of transient nanoparticle emissions of pulse-jet cleaned filters applying an engine exhaust particle sizer7
Laboratory determination of gravimetric correction factors for real-time area measurements of electronic cigarette aerosols7
Particle size distributions and hygroscopic restructuring of ultrafine particles emitted during thermal spraying7
Variability of the penetration of particles through facemasks7
Comparison of methods of functional group analysis using results from laboratory and field aerosol measurements7
Dry aerosol particle deposition on indoor surfaces: Review of direct measurement techniques7
Quantifying elemental and organic carbon in diesel particulate matter by mid-infrared spectrometry7
Kinetic model for competitive condensation of vapor between concave and convex surfaces in a soot aggregate6
Aerosolization of colloidal nanoparticles by a residual-free atomizer6
A cross-industry assessment of the flow rate-elapsed time profiles of test equipment typically used for dry-powder inhaler (DPI) testing: Part 2– analysis of transient air flow in the testing of DPIs 6
Morphological change of solid ammonium sulfate particles below the deliquescence relative humidity: Experimental reproduction of atmospheric sulfate particle shapes6
Emerging applications of microfluidic techniques for in vitro toxicity studies of atmospheric particulate matter6
Simultaneous inboard and outboard, inflight measurements of ultrafine particle concentrations6
On aerosol formation by condensation of oil vapor in the crankcase of combustion engines6
Application of planar auto-compensating laser-induced incandescence to low-sooting turbulent flames and investigation of the detection gate width effect6
A cross-industry assessment of the flow rate-time profiles of test equipment typically used for dry-powder inhaler (DPI) testing: Part 1 – compendial apparatuses6
Model of aerosol evolution in high supersaturated glycerol-air vapor mixtures6
Discrimination between individual dust and bioparticles using aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry6