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Jack Fishman, Ph.D.

Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Center for Environmental Sciences


Ph.D., Saint Louis University, 1977
M.S., Saint Louis University, 1974
B.A., University of Missouri, 1971

Publications and Media Placements

Fishman, J.: An Iterative Approach to Mesoscale Initialization. Subsynoptic Extratropical Weather Systems, National Center for Atmospheric Research Symposium Notes, Vol. 2, 1974, pp. 683-697.

Rao, G.V., and Fishman, J.: An Iterative Initialization Scheme For Mesoscale Studies. Tellus, Vol. 27, No. 2, 1975, pp. 157-167.

Crutzen, P. J.; and Fishman, J.: Average Concentrations of OH in the Northern Hemisphere and the Budgets of CH4, CO, and H2. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 4, No. 8, 1977, pp. 321-324.

Fishman, J.; and Crutzen, P. J.: A Numerical Study of Tropospheric Photochemistry Using a One-Dimensional Model. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 82, No. 36, 1977, pp. 5897-5906.

Zimmerman, P. R.; Chatfield, R. B.; Fishman, J.; Crutzen, P. J.; and Hanst, P. L.: Estimates of the Production of CO and H2 From the Oxidation of Hydrocarbon Emissions From Vegetation. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 5, No. 8, 1978, pp. 679-682.

Fishman, J.; and Crutzen, P. J.: The Origin of Ozone in the Troposphere. Nature, Vol, 274, No. 5674, 1978, pp. 855-858.

Fishman, J.: Recent Advances in the Chemical Kinetics of the Atmosphere and Effects on Chemical Pollution Estimates. J. Photochemistry, Vol. 9, No. 4, 1978, pp. 317-318.

Fishman, J.; and Crutzen, P. J.: The Distribution of the Hydroxyl Radical in the Troposphere. Atmospheric Science Paper No. 284, Dept. of Atmos. Science, Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO. 1978, (87 pp).

Fishman, J.; Solomon, S.; and Crutzen, P. J.: Observational and Theoretical Evidence in Support of a Significant In-Situ Photochemical Source of Tropospheric Ozone. Tellus, Vol. 31, No. 5, 1979, pp. 432-446.

Dickerson, R. R.; Stedman, D. H.; Chameides, W. L.; Crutzen, P. J.; and Fishman, J.; Actinometric Measurement and Theoretical Calculation of the Rate of Photolysis of Ozone to O (1D). Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 6, No. 11, 1979, pp. 833-836.

Fishman, J.; Ramanathan, V.; Crutzen, P. J.; and Liu, S. C.: Tropospheric Ozone and Climate, Nature, Vol. 282, No. 5741, 1979, pp. 818-820.

Fishman, J.: The Global Cycle of Carbon Monoxide (Chapter 7 of Air Quality Criteria for Carbon Monoxide). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Report No. EPA-600/8-79-022, 1979.

Fishman, J.; Seiler, W.; and Haagenson, P.: Simultaneous Presence of O3 and CO Bands in the Troposphere. Tellus, Vol. 32, No. 5, 1980, pp. 456-463.

Levine, J. S.; Rogowski, R. S.; Gregory, G. L.; Howell, W. E.; and Fishman, J.: Simultaneous Measurements of NOx, No, and O3 Production in a Laboratory Discharge: Atmospheric Implications. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 8, No. 4, Apr. 1981, pp. 357-360.

Seiler, W.; and Fishman, J.: The Distribution of Carbon Monoxide and Ozone in the Free Troposphere. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 86, No. C8, Aug. 20, 1981, pp. 7255-7265.

Fishman, J.: The Distribution of NOx and the Production of Ozone: Comments on "On the Origin of Tropospheric Ozone" by Liu et al. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 86, No. C12, Dec. 20, 1981, pp. 12161-12164.

Fishman, J.; and Seiler, W.: Correlative Nature of Ozone and Carbon Monoxide in the Troposphere: Implications for the Tropospheric Ozone Budget. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 88, No. C6, Apr. 20, 1983, pp. 3662-3670.

Gidel, L. T.: Crutzen, P. J.; and Fishman, J.; A Two-Dimensional Photochemical Model of the Atmosphere. I: Chlorocarbon Emissions and Their Effect on Stratosphere Ozone. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 88, No. C11, Aug. 20, 1983, pp. 6622-6640.

Fishman, J.; and Carney, T. A.: A One-Dimensional Photochemical Model of the Troposphere with Planetary Boundary-Layer Parameterization. J. Atmos. Chem., Vol. 1, No. 4, Oct. 1984, pp. 351-376.

Fishman, J.: Ozone in the Troposphere; in Ozone in the Free Atmosphere (Chapter 4), R. C. Whitten and S. S. Prasad, editors; VonNostrand, Reinhold Publ. Co., New York, 1985, pp. 161-195.

Vukovich, F. M.; Fishman J.; and Browell, E. V.: The Reservoir of Ozone in the Boundary Layer of the Eastern United States and Its Potential Impact on the Global Tropospheric Ozone Budget. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 90, No. D3, June 20, 1985, 5687-5698.

Fishman, J.; Vukovich, F. M.; and Browell, E. V.: The Photochemistry of Synoptic-Scale Ozone Synthesis: Implications for the Global Tropospheric Ozone Budget J. Atmos. Chem., Vol. 3, No. 3, Oct. 1985, pp. 299-320.

Carney, T. A.; and Fishman, J.: A One-Dimensional Photochemical Model of the Troposphere with a Trade-Wind Boundary-Layer Parameterization, Tellus, Vol. 38B, No. 2, April 1986, pp. 127-143.

Vukovich, F. M.; and Fishman, J.: The Climatology of Summertime O3 and SO2. Atmos. Env., 20, No. 12, December 1986, pp. 2423-2433.

Fishman, J.; P. Minnis; and Reichle, Jr., H. G.: The Use of Satellite Data to Study Trace Gas Emissions in the Tropics. J. Geophys. Res., 91, No. D13, December 20, 1986, pp. 14451-14465.

Davis, L. I., Jr.; James, J. V.; Wang, C. C.; Guo, C.; Morris, P. T.; and Fishman, J.: OH Measurements Near the Intertropical Convergence Zone in the Pacific. J. Geophys. Res., 92, No. D2, Feb. 20, 1987, pp. 2020-2024.

Fishman, J.; Gregory, G. L.; Sachse, G. W.; Beck, S. M.; and Hill, G. F.: Vertical Profiles of Ozone, Carbon Monoxide and Dew Point Temperature Obtained During GTE/CITE-1, October-November, 1983 J. Geophys. Res., 92, No. D2, Feb. 20, 1987, pp. 2083-2094.

Fishman, J. and Larsen, J. C.: The Distribution of Total Ozone and Stratospheric Ozone in the Tropics: Implications for the Distribution of Tropospheric Ozone. J. Geophys. Res., 92, No. D6, June 20, 1987, pp. 6627-6634.

Fishman, J.; Vukovich, F. M.; Cahoon, D. R.; and Shipham, M. C.: The Characterization of an Air Pollution Episode Using Satellite Total Ozone Measurements. J. Clim. Appl. Meteor., 26, No. 12, December 1987, pp. 1623-1654.

Sachse, G. W.; Harriss, R. C.; Fishman, J.; Hill, G. F.; and Cahoon, D. R.: Aircraft Measurements of Carbon Monoxide Over the Amazon Basin. J. Geophys. Res., 93, No. D2, Feb. 20, 1988, pp. 1422-1430.

Fishman, J.: Tropospheric Ozone from Satellite Total Ozone Measurements. Tropospheric Ozone, I. S. A. Isaken, Editor; D. Reidel Publ., Dordrecht, 1988, pp. 111-123.

Crutzen, P.; Fishman, J; Bojkov, R; Cicerone, R.; Ghazi, A; Marenco, A.; Megie, G; Seiler, W.; and Wang, W. C.: Background Ozone. Tropospheric Ozone, I. S. A. Isaksen, Editor; Dordrecht, 1988, pp. 413-422.

Fishman, J.; and Browell, E. V.: Comparison of Satellite Total Ozone Measurements with the Distribution of Tropospheric Ozone Obtained by an Airborne UV-DIAL System Over the Amazon Basin. Tellus, 40B, No. 5, November 1988, 393-407.

Fishman, J., Watson, C. E., and Larsen, J. C.: The Distribution of Total Ozone Stratospheric Ozone and Tropospheric Ozone at Low Latitudes Deduced from Satellite Data Sets. Proc. 1988 Workshop on Tropospheric Ozone and Quadrennial Ozone Symposium, P. Fabian and R. D. Bojkov, editors, Deepak Publ., Hampton, Va, 1989, pp. 411-414.

Fishman, J., Review of The Changing Atmosphere, I. S. A. Isaksen and F. S. Rowland, eds., Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 71, No. 2, February 1990, pp. 207-209.

Fishman, J. Watson, C. E. Larsen, J. C., and Logan, J. A.: Distribution of Tropospheric Ozone Determined from Satellite Data. J. Geophys. Res., 95, No. D2, March 20, 1990, pp. 3599-3617.

Fishman, J., and Kalish, R.: Global Alert: The Ozone Pollution Crisis, Plenum Press, New York, NY, 311 pp. 1990.

Watson, C. E., Fishman, J. and Reichle, Jr., H. G.: The Significance of Biomass Burning as a Source of Carbon Monoxide and Tropospheric Ozone in the Southern Hemisphere Tropics: A Satellite Analysis. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 95, No. D10, September 20, 1990, pp. 16,443-16, 450.

Fishman, J.: Probing Planetary Pollution from Space, Environ. Sci. Tech., Vol. 25, No. 4, April 1991, pp. 612-621.

Fishman, J.: Global Smog: A New Environmental Threat, in Tropospheric Ozone and the Environment, R. L. Berglund, D. R. Lawson, and D. J. McKee, eds, Air & Waste Management Assoc., Pittsburgh, PA, pp. 38-49, 1991.

Fishman, J.: Comment on "Tropical Cyclone-Upper Atmospheric Interaction as Inferred from Satellite Total Ozone Observations," J. Appl. Meteor., 30, No. 7, 1991, pp. 1047-1048.

Fishman, J.: The Global Consequences of Increasing Tropospheric Ozone Concentrations, Chemosphere, 22, No. 7, 1991, pp. 685-695.

Fishman, J., Fakhruzzaman, K., Cros, B., and Nganga, D.: Identification of Widespread Pollution in the Southern Hemisphere Deduced from Satellite Analyses, Science, 252, No. 5013, June 21, 1991, pp. 1693-1696.

Watson, C. E., Fishman, J., Gregory, G. L., and Sachse, G. W.: A Comparison of Wet and Dry Season Ozone and CO Over Brazil Using In-Situ and Satellite Measurements, in Global Biomass Burning, J. S. Levine, ed., MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, pp. 115-121, 1991.

Richardson, J. L., Fishman, J., and Gregory, G. L.: A Modeling Study of the Impact of Biomass Burning on Regional Ozone Generation. J. Geophys. Res., 96, No. D7, July 20, 1991, 13,073-13,087.

Fishman, J., Brackett, V. G., and Fakhruzzaman, K.: Distribution of Tropospheric Ozone in the Tropics from Satellite and Ozonesonde Measurements. J. Atmos. Terrestrial Physics, 54, No. 5, May 1992, pp. 589-597.

Grant, W. B., Fishman, J., et al.: Observations of Reduced Ozone in the Tropical Stratosphere After the Eruption of Mt. Pinatubo. Geophys. Res. Lett., 19, No. 11, June 2, 1992, pp. 1109-1112.

Cros, B., Nganga, D., Minga, A., Fishman, J., and Brackett, V.; The Distribution of Tropospheric Ozone at Brazzaville, Congo, Determined from Ozonesonde Measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 97, No. D12, Aug. 20, 1992, pp. 12,869-12,875.

Fishman, J., et al.: What is the Impact of Fires on Atmospheric Chemistry, Climate, and Biogeochemical Cycles? Dahlem Workshop on Fire in the Environment, P. J. Crutzen, J. G. Goldammer, eds., Wiley Chichester, 1993, pp. 345-356.

Fakhruzzaman, K. M., Fishman, J., Brackett, V. G., Kendall, J. D., and Justice, C. O.: Large-scale Circulation Patterns Associated with High Concentrations of Tropospheric Ozone in the Tropical South Atlantic Ocean, Ozone in the Troposphere and Stratosphere, R. D. Hudson, NASA Conf. Publ. 3266, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, 1993, pp. 158-161.

Fishman, J., and Brackett, V. G.: Identification of Global Smog Deduced from Analyses of Satellite Data Sets and Ozonesonde Measurements. Proc. Environment '93, Symposium on Remote Sensing in Environ. Res. and Global Change, M. Fang and A. Liu, eds., Commercial Press, Hong Kong, 1993, pp. 261-270.

Grant, W.B., E.V. Browell, J. Fishman et al., Aerosol-Associated Changes in Tropical Stratospheric Ozone Following the Eruption of Mt. Pinatubo, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 99, No. D4, April 20, 1994, pp. 8,197-8,211.

Andreae, M.O., J. Fishman et al., Biomass Burning in the Global Environment: First Results from the IGAC/BIBEX Field Campaign STARE/TRACE-A/SAFARI-92, in Global Atmospheric-Biospheric Chemistry: The First IGAC Scientific Conference, R. Prinn, ed., 1994, pp. 83-101.

Fishman, J.,Experiment Probes Elevated Ozone Levels over the Tropical South Atlantic Ocean, Eos, Trans. Amer. Geophys. Union, Vol. 75, No. 33, August 16, 1994, pp. 380.

Fishman, J. and R. Kalish, The Weather Revolution: Innovations and Imminent Breakthroughs in Accurate Forecasts, Plenum, New York, 1994, 276 pp.

Fishman, J., Ozone, Tropospheric, in Encyclopedia Energy Tech. and Environ., A Bisio and S. G. Boots, eds., Wiley, New York, 1995, pp. 2180-2188.

Fishman, J., Global Smog: An Unpleasant Consequence of Global Change, in Preparing for Global Change: A Midwest Perspective, G.R. Carmichael, G.E. Folk, and J. L. Schnoor, eds., SPR Academic Publ., Amsterdam, 1995, pp. 3-10.

Vukovich, F.M., V. Brackett, J. Fishman and J. Sickles, On the Feasibility of Using the Tropospheric Ozone Residual (TOR) for Non-Climatological Studies on a Quasi-Global Scale, J. Geophys. Res,, Vol. 101, No. D4, April 20, 1996.

Froidevaux, L., ..., Fishman, J., et al., Validation of UARS Microwave Limb Sounder Ozone Measurements, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 101, D6, April 30, 1996, pp. 10,017-10,060.

Diab, R., J. Fishman, et al., Vertical Ozone Distribution over Southern Africa and Adjacent Oceans During SAFARI-92, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 101, D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 23,809-23,821.

Thompson, A.M., J. Fishman, et al., Total Ozone over Southern Africa During SAFARI-92/TRACE-A, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 101, D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 23,793-23,807.

Nganga, D., A. Minga, B. Cros, C. Bouka Biona, J. Fishman, and W.B. Grant: The Vertical Distribution of Ozone Measured at Brazzaville, Congo During TRACE-A, J. Geophys. Res.,Vol. 101, D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 24,095-24,103.

Loring Jr., R.O., H.E. Fuelberg, J. Fishman, and E.V. Browell, The Role of Middle Latitude Cyclones on the Distribution of Ozone over the South Atlantic Ocean, J. Geophys. Res.,Vol. 101, D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 23,941-23,956.

Olson, J.R., J. Fishman, V.W.J.H. Kirchhoff, D. Nganga, and B. Cros, Analysis of the Distribution of Ozone over the Southern Atlantic Region, J. Geophys. Res., Vol 101., No. D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 24,083-24,093.

Fishman, J., V.G. Brackett, E.V. Browell, and W.B. Grant, Tropospheric Ozone Derived from TOMS/SBUV Measurements during TRACE-A, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 101, D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 24,069-24,082.

Browell, E.V., M.A. Fenn, C.F. Butler, W.B. Grant, M.E. Clayton, J. Fishman, et al., Ozone and Aerosol Distributions and Air Mass Characteristics Over the South Atlantic Basin During the Burning Season, J. Geophys. Res.,Vol. 101, D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 24,043-24,068.

Fishman, J., J.M. Hoell, Jr., R.D. Bendura, V.W.J.H. Kirchhoff, and R.J. McNeal, The NASA GTE TRACE-A Experiment (September-October, 1992), J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 101, D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 23,865-23,879.

Andreae, M.O., J. Fishman, and J. Lindesay, The Southern Tropical Atlantic Region Experiment (STARE): Transport and Atmospheric Chemistry near the Equator--Atlantic (TRACE A) and Southern African Fire-Atmosphere Research Initiative (SAFARI): An Introduction, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 101, D19, October 30, 1996, pp. 23,519-23520.

Fishman, J., The Larger Perspective: TRACE-A, in Fire in Southern African Savannas, Ecological and Atmospheric Perspectives, B. Van Wilgen, M.O. Andreae, J.G. Goldammer, J.A. Lindesay, eds, Witwatersrand University Press, Johannesburg , 1997, pp. 17-25.

Portmann, R. W., S. Solomon, J. Fishman, J. R. Olson, J. T Kiehl and B. Briegleb, Radiative Forcing of the Earth's Climate System due to Tropical Tropospheric Ozone Production, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 102, D8, April 27, 1997, pp. 9409-9417.

Vukovich, F.M., V. Brackett, J. Fishman, and J.E. Sickles, II, A 5-year evaluation of the tropospheric ozone residual at nonclimatological periods, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 102, D13, July 20, 1997, pp. 15,927-15,932.

Fishman, J., and Brackett, V.G., The Climatological Distribution of Tropospheric Ozone Derived from Satellite Measurements Using Version 7 TOMS and SAGE Data Sets, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 102, D15, August 20, 1997, pp. 19,275-19,278.

Little, A.D., Neil, D.O., Sachse, G.W., Fishman, J., and Krueger, A.: Remote sensing from geostationary orbit: GEO TROPSAT, a new concept for atmospheric remote sensing. Sensors, Systems, and Next-Generation Satellites, SPIE Proc., 3321, 480-488, 1997.

Wang, P.-H., G.S. Kent, R.E. Veiga, G.K. Yue, L.R. Poole, J. Fishman, and M.P. McCormick, A Model for Identifying the Aerosol-only Mode of SAGE II 1.02 µm Extinction Coefficient Data at Altitudes below 6.5 km, J.Geophys. Res., Vol. 104, D8, April 27, 1999, pp. 9609-9615.

Fishman, J., Tropospheric Trace Gas Observations from Space, in Proc. EUROTRAC Symp. '98, Transport and Chemical Transformation in the Troposphere, P.M. Borrell and P. Borrell, eds., WIT Press, Southampton, 1999, pp.17-23.

Rinsland, C.P., ..., J. Fishman, et al., Infrared Solar Spectroscopic Measurements of Free Tropospheric CO, C2H2, and HCN above Mauna Loa, Hawaii: Seasonal Variations and Evidence for Enhanced Emissions from the Southeast Asian Tropical Fires of 1997-1998, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 104, D15, August 20, 1999, pp. 18,667-18,680.

Fishman, J., and A.E. Balok, Calculation of Daily Tropospheric Ozone Residuals Using TOMS and Empirically-Improved SBUV Measurements: Application of an Ozone Pollution Episode over the Eastern United States, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 104, D23, December 20, 1999, pp. 30,319-30,340.

Fishman, J., Observing Tropospheric Ozone from Space, Prog. Environ. Sci., Vol. 2, No., 4, December 2000, pp. 275-290.

Fishman, J., A.E. Balok, and F.M. Vukovich, Observing Tropospheric Trace Gases from Space: Recent Advances and Future Capabilities, Adv. Space Res. Vol. 29, no. 11, 2002, pp. 1625-1630.

Fishman, J., S. Chandra, and J. Ziemke, Tropospheric O3 Residual, in OMI Algorithm Theoretical Basis Document, Volume II (P.K. Bhartia, ed.), 77- 88, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt MD, 2002.

Fishman, J., Overview: Atmospheric Chemistry, in Handbook of Climate, Weather, and Water: Chemistry, Impacts and Applications, T.D. Potter and B. Colman, editors; Wiley, New York, 2003, pp. 3-28.

Fishman, J., Tropospheric Ozone; in Handbook of Climate, Weather, and Water: Chemistry, Impacts and Applications, T.D. Potter and B. Colman, editors; Wiley, New York, 2003, pp. 47-59.

Kaye, J.A., and Fishman, J., Stratospheric Ozone Observations; in Handbook of Climate, Weather, and Water: Chemistry, Impacts and Applications, T.D. Potter and B. Colman, editors; Wiley, New York, 2003, pp. 385-404.

Fishman, J., A.E. Wozniak, and J.K. Creilson, Global distribution of tropospheric ozone from satellite measurements using the empirically corrected tropospheric ozone residual technique: Identification of the regional aspects of air pollution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 893-907, 2003 (

Pierce, R.B., J.A. Al-Saadi, T. Schaack, A. Lenzen, T. Zapotocny, D. Johnson, C. Kittaka, M. Buker, M.H. Hitchman, G. Tripoli, T.D. Fairlie, J.R. Olson, M. Natarajan, J. Crawford, J. Fishman, M. Avery, E.V. Browell, J. Creilson, Y. Kondo and S.T. Sandholm, Regional Air Quality Modeling System (RAQMS), predictions of the tropospheric ozone budget over East Asia, J. Geophys. Res., 108 (D21), 8825, doi:10.1029/2002JD003176, 2003.

Creilson, J.K., J. Fishman and A.E. Wozniak, Intercontinental transport of tropospheric ozone: A study of its seasonal variability across the North Atlantic utilizing tropospheric ozone residuals and its relationship to the North Atlantic Oscillation, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 3, 2053-2066, 2003 (

Fishman, J., Interactive comment on "Problems regarding the O3 residual method and its interpretation in Fishman et al. (2003)" by A.T.J de Laat and I. Aben, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 3, S2208-S2215, 2003 (

Fishman, J., Interactive comment on "Problems regarding the O3 residual method and its interpretation in Fishman et al. (2003)" by A.T.J de Laat and I. Aben, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 3, S2245-S2250, 2003 (

Creilson, J.K., J. Fishman and A.E. Wozniak, Arctic Oscillation-Induced Variability in Satellite-Derived Tropospheric Ozone: Implications for Regional Air Quality, Geophys. Res. Lett, 32, L14822, doi:10.1029/2005GL023016, 2005.

Al-Saadi, J., J. Szykman, R.B. Pierce, C. Kittaka, D. Neil, D.A. Chu, L. Remer, L. Gumley, E. Prins, L. Weinstock, C. MacDonald, R. Wayland, F. Dimmick, and J. Fishman, Improving National Air Quality Forecasts with Satellite Aerosol Observations, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 86, 1249-1261, 2005.

Wozniak, A.E., J. Fishman, P.-H. Wang, and J.K. Creilson, The Distribution of Stratospheric Column Ozone (SCO) Determined from Satellite Observations: Validation of Solar Backscattered Ultraviolet (SBUV) Measurements in Support of the Tropospheric Ozone Residual (TOR) Method, J. Geophys. Res., 110, D20305, doi:10.1029/2005JD005868, 2005.

Fishman, J., J.K. Creilson, A.E. Wozniak, and P.J. Crutzen, The interannual variability of stratospheric and tropospheric ozone determined from satellite measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 110, D20306, doi:10.1029/2005JD005868, 2005.

Wang, P., J. Fishman, V. L. Harvey, and M. H. Hitchman, Southern tropical upper tropospheric zonal ozone wave-1 from SAGE II observations (1985–2002), J. Geophys. Res., 111, D08305, doi:10.1029/2005JD006221, 2006.

Wang, P., D.M Cunnold, C.R. Trepte, H.J. Wang, P. Jing, J. Fishman, V.G. Brackett, J.M. Zawondny and G.E. Bodeker, Ozone variability in the midlatitude upper troposphere and lower stratosphere diagnosed from a monthly SAGE II climatology relative to the tropopause, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D21304, doi:10.1029/2005JD006108, 2006.

Pierce, R. B., et al. (23 authors), Chemical data assimilation estimates of continental U.S. ozone and nitrogen budgets during the Intercontinental Chemical Transport Experiment–North America, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D12S21, doi:10.1029/2006JD007722, 2007.

Lin, Y-J., J.T. Moore, and J. Fishman, A brief summary of Dr. G.V. Rao's research interests, Natural Hazards, 41, 381-386, doi 10.1007/s11069-006-9059-0, 2007.

Creilson, J., M. Pippin, B. Henderson, I. Ladd, J. Fishman, D. Votopkova, and I. Kocova, Surface ozone measured at GLOBE schools in the Czech Republic: A demonstration of the importance of student to the larger science picture, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 89, 505-514, 2008.

Fishman, J., K.W. Bowman, J.P. Burrows, K.V. Chance, D.P. Edwards, R.V. Martin, R.B. Pierce, J.R. Ziemke, J.A. Al-Saadi, J.K. Creilson, T.K. Schaack and A.M. Thompson, Remote sensing of tropospheric pollution from space, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 89, 805-821, 2008.

Fishman, J., J.A. Al-Saadi, D.O Neil, J.K. Creilson, K. Severance, L.W. Thomason and D.R. Edwards, Satellite remote sensing of atmospheric pollution: The far-reaching impact of burning in southern Africa, in Remote Sensing of Fire: Science and Application, W.M. Hao, ed., Proc. SPIE, 7089, doi:10.111./12.799499, 2008.

Fishman, J., Book Review, Earth Observations from Space: The First 50 of Scientific Achievements, Bull Amer. Meteor. Soc., 90, 1019-1021, 2009.

Fishman, J., J.K. Creilson, P.A. Parker, E.A. Ainsworth, G.G. Vining, J. Szarka, F.L. Booker and X. Xu, An investigation of widespread ozone damage to the soybean crop in the upper Midwest determined from ground-based and satellite measurements, Atmos. Environ., doi:10.1016/jatmosenv.2010.01.015., 2010.

Kar, J., J. Fishman, J.K. Creilson, A. Richter, J. Ziemke and S. Chandra, Are there urban signatures in the tropospheric ozone column products derived from satellite measurements? Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 5213-5222, 2010, doi:10.5194/acp-10-5213-2010. pdf.

Kar, J., M.N. Deeter, J. Fishman, Z. Liu, A. Omar, J.K. Creilson, C.R. Trepte, M.A. Vaughan and D.M. Winker, Wintertime pollution over the Eastern Indo-Gangetic Plains as observed from MOPITT, CALIPSO and tropospheric ozone residual data, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 12273-12283, 2010, doi:10.5194/acp-10-12273-2010. pdf.

Ladd, I., J. Skelly, M. Pippin and J. Fishman, Ozone-Induced Foliar Injury Field Guide, NASA Publication NP-2011-03-355-LaRC, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, 135 pp., Electronic version available here.

Fishman, J., M.L. Silverman, J.H. Crawford, J. K. Creilson, A study of regional-scale variability of in situ and model-generated tropospheric trace gases: Insights into observational requirements for a satellite in geostationary orbit, Atmos. Environ., 45, 4682-4694, 2011, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.05.008.

Fishman, J., et al. (31 authors), The United States' Next Generation of Atmospheric Composition and Coastal Ecosystem Measurements: NASA's Geostationary Coastal and Air Pollution Events (GEO-CAPE) Mission, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93, 1547-1566, 2012, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00201.1.

Knepp, T., M. Pippin, J. Crawford, J. Szykman, R. Long, L. Cowen, A. Cede, N. Abuhassan, J. Herman, J. Fishman, D. Martins, R. Stauffer, A. Thompson, R. Delgado, T. Berkoff, A. Weinheimer, D. Neil, 2013, Estimating surface NO2 and SO2 mixing ratios from fast-response total column observations and potential application to geostationary missions, J Atmos. Chem., DOI 10.1007/s10874-013-9257-6.

Fishman, J., K.M. Belina, and C.H Encarnaciòn: The St. Louis Ozone Gardens: Visualizing the impact of a changing atmosphere, 2014, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. 85, 1171-1176.

Duncan, B.N., A.I. Prados, L. Lamsal....J. al. 25 authors: Satellite Data of Atmospheric Pollution for U.S. Air Quality Applications: Examples of Applications, Summary of Data End-User Resources, Answers to FAQs, and Common Mistakes to Avoid, 2014, Atmos. Environ., doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.05.061.

Ghulam, A., Fishman, J., Maimaitiyiming, M., Wilkins, J.L., Maimaitijiang, M., Welsh, J., Bira, B., Grzovic, M., Characterizing crop responses to background ozone (O3) in open air agricultural field by using reflectance spectroscopy, 2014, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, doi:10.1109/LGRS.2015.2397001

Honors and Awards

Individual Achievement Awards 

  • Fellow, American Meteorological Society, 2010
  • Alumni Merit Award, Saint Louis University, 2009
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, University of Missouri—Columbia, 2005
  • American Meteorological Society Louis J. Battan Outstanding Author Award, 1997
  • NASA Medal for Exceptional Scientific Achievement, 1993
  • NASA Outstanding Leadership Award, 1992
  • NASA Technical Excellence Award, 1987
  • Outstanding Paper in the Space Directorate 1993
  • Outstanding Paper in the Atmospheric Sciences Competency, 2001
  • “On-the-Spot” Award for Leadership during the Federal Laboratory Review, 1994
Achievement Awards as a Team Member
  • James D. Lawrence Outstanding Research Publication Award for the Science Directorate, 2009
  • Level I (Highest) Scientific and Technical Achievement Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, for “Improving National Air Quality Forecasts with Satellite Aerosol Observations,” 2007
  • William T. Pecora Award (DOI and NASA), presented to TOMS Science Team, 2006
  • Association of American Publishers Outstanding Achievements in Professional Publishing for Handbook of Weather, Climate, and Water, 2004
NASA Group Achievement Awards 
  • GLOBE Surface Ozone Protocol, 2009
  • NASA TOMS Science Team, 2006
  • NASA Earth Sciences Applications Team, 2005
  • Langley Geostationary Observatory for Tropospheric Air Chemistry (GeoTRACE), 2000
  • NASA Lidar Atmospheric Sounding Experiment, (LASE), 1995
  • Langley Disabled Persons Advisory Committee, 1991
  • Langley Differential Absorption CO Monitor (DACOM), 1985