Jumbo Content

People

Maria Tzortziou
 Email | Website
PACE Applications Lead - Ocean | Associate Professor at City University of New York Goddard Space Flight Center
Recent PACE-related Publications | See All ►
Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, ocean Ecosystem Mission: Atmosphere Measurements for Air Quality Applications (2018)
An Overview of Approaches and Challenges for Retrieving Marine Inherent Optical Properties from Ocean Color Remote Sensing (2018)
Seasonal Variations in Dissolved Organic Matter Composition Using Absorbance and Fluorescence Spectroscopy in the Dardanelles Straits - North Aegean Sea Mixing Zone (2016)
Spectral Slopes of the Absorption Coefficient of Colored Dissolved and Detrital Material Inverted from UV-visible Remote Sensing Reflectance (2016)

Science Meeting Presentations (7)

PACE: How Can We Do Our Science in a Way That Will Maximize its Utility
Tzortziou, M., Omar, A., and Turner, W. (16-Jan-18). Click here to view this presentation with audio.
PACE: How Can We Do Our Science in a Way that Will Maximize its Utility
Tzortziou, M., Omar, A., and Turner, W. (17-Jan-17). Click here to view this presentation with audio.
PACE for the Human Race : Ideas for White Papers
Tzortziou, M. (17-Jan-17)
Maximizing the Societal Benefits of PACE IOC Data
Maximizing the Societal Benefits of PACE IOP Data by Actively Linking the Mission to its Applications
Tzortziou, M., Omar, A., and Turner, W. (20-Jan-16)
Maximizing the Utility of PACE Science
How Can We Do Our Science in a Way that Will Maximize its Utility?
Tzortziou, M. (16-Jan-15)
Societal Benefits of PACE Atmospheric Data
Maximizing the Societal Benefits of PACE Atmospheric Data by Actively Linking the Mission to its Applications
Omar, A. and Tzortziou, M. (14-Jan-15)
Maximizing the Societal Benefits of PACE IOC Data
Maximizing the Societal Benefits of PACE IOP Data by Actively Linking the Mission to its Applications
Tzortziou, M. and Omar, A. (14-Jan-15)

Publications (30)

Omar, A.H., Tzortziou, M., Coddington, O., and Remer, L.A. (2018). Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, ocean Ecosystem Mission: Atmosphere Measurements for Air Quality Applications, J. Appl. Remote Sens. 12(4), 042608, doi: 10.1117/1.JRS.12.042608.
Werdell, P.J., McKinna, L.I.W., Boss, E., Ackleson, S.G., Craig, S.E., Gregg, W.W., Lee, Z., Maritorena, S., Roesler, C.S., Rousseaux, C.S., Stramski, D., Sullivan, J.M., Twardowski, M.S., Tzortziou, M. and Zhang, X. (2018). An Overview of Approaches and Challenges for Retrieving Marine Inherent Optical Properties from Ocean Color Remote Sensing, Prog. Oceanogr., 160, 186-212, doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2018.01.001 .
Pitta E., Zeri, C., Tzortziou, M., Mousdis, G., and Scoullos, M. (2016). Seasonal Variations in Dissolved Organic Matter Composition Using Absorbance and Fluorescence Spectroscopy in the Dardanelles Straits - North Aegean Sea Mixing Zone, Cont. Shelf Res., doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2016.07.013.
Wei, J., Lee, Z., Ondrusek, M., Mannino, A., Tzortziou, M., and Armstrong, R. (2016). Spectral Slopes of the Absorption Coefficient of Colored Dissolved and Detrital Material Inverted from UV-visible Remote Sensing Reflectance, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 121(3), 1953-1969, doi:10.1002/2015JC011415.
Tzortziou, M., Zeri C., Dimitriou, E., Ding, Y., Jaffé, R., Anagnostou, E., Pitta, E., and Mentzafou, A. (2015). Colored Dissolved Organic Matter Dynamics and Anthropogenic Influences in a Major Transboundary River and its Coastal Wetland, Limnol. Oceanogr., 60(4), 1222-1240, doi: 10.1002/lno.10092.
Loughner, C., Tzortziou, M., Follette-Cook, M., Pickering, K., Goldberg, D., Satam, C., Weinheimer, A., Crawford, J., Knapp, D., Montzka, D., Diskin, G., and Dickerson, R.R. (2014). Impact of Bay Breeze Circulations on Surface Air Quality and Boundary Layer Export, J. Appl. Meteorol. Clim., 53, 1697-1713, doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-13-0323.1.
Pitta E., Zeri C., Tzortziou, M., Dimitriou, E., Paraskevopoulou, V., Dassenakis, E., Scoullos, M., and Anagnostou, E. (2014). Dissolved Organic Matter Cycling in Eastern Mediterranean Rivers Experiencing Multiple Pressures. The Case of the Transboundary Evros River, Mediterranean Marine Science, 15(2), doi: 10.12681/mms.565.
Tzortziou, M., Herman, J.R., Ahmad, Z., Loughner, C.P., Abuhassan, N., and Cede, A. (2014). Atmospheric NO2 Dynamics and Impact on Ocean Color Retrievals in Urban Nearshore Regions, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119(6), 3834-3854, doi: 10.1002/2014JC009803.
He, H., Loughner, C.P., Stehr, J.W., Arkinson, H.L., Brent, L.C., Follette-Cook, M.B., Tzortziou, M.A., Pickering, K.E., Thompson, A.M., Martins, D.K., Diskin, G.S., Anderson, B.E., Crawford, J.H., Weinheimer, A.J., Lee, P., Hains, J.C., and R Dickerson, R.R. (2014). An Elevated Reservoir of Air Pollutants Observed Over the Mid-Atlantic States During the 2011 DISCOVER-AQ Campaign: A Case Study from Airborne Measurements and Numerical Simulations, Atmos. Environ., 85, 18-30, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.11.039.
Goldberg, D.L., Loughner, C.P., Tzortziou, M., Stehr, J.W., Pickering, K.E., Marufu, L.T., and Dickerson, R.R. (2014). Higher Surface Ozone Concentrations Over the Chesapeake Bay Than Over the Adjacent Land: Observations and Models from the DISCOVER-AQ and CBODAQ Campaigns, Atmos. Environ., 84, 9-19, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.11.008.
Zeri, C., Beşiktepe, Ş., Giannakourou, A., Krasakopoulou, E., Tzortziou, M., Tsoliakos, D., Pavlidou, A., Mousdis, G., Pitta, E., Scoullos, M., and Papathanassiou. E. (2013). Chemical Properties and Fluorescence of DOM in Relation to Biodegradation in the Interconnected Marmara-North Aegean Seas, J. Marine Syst., 135, 124-136, doi: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2013.11.019.
Tzortziou, M., Herman, J.R., Cede, A., Loughner, C.P., Abuhassan, N., and Naik, S. (2013). Spatial and Temporal Variability of Ozone and Nitrogen Dioxide over a Major Urban Estuarine Ecosystem, J. Atmos. Chem., 72(3), 287-309, doi: 10.1007/s10874-013-9255-8.
Reed A.J., Thompson, A.M., Kollonige, D.E., Martins, D.K., Tzortziou, M.A., Herman, J.R., Berkoff, T.A., Abuhassan, N.K., and Cede, A. (2013). Effects of Local Meteorology and Aerosols on Ozone and Nitrogen Dioxide Retrievals from OMI and Pandora Spectrometers in Maryland, USA During DISCOVER-AQ 2011, J. Atmos. Chem., 72(3), 455-482, doi: 10.1007/s10874-013-9254-9.
Dimitriou E., Mentzafou, A., Markogianni, V, Tzortziou, M., and Zeri, C. (2012). Geospatial Investigation into Groundwater Pollution and Water Quality Supported by Satellite Data: A Case Study from the Evros River (Eastern Mediterranean), Appl. Geophys., 171, 977, doi: 10.1007/s00024-012-0621-2.
Stauffer, R.M., Thompson, A.M., Martins, D.K., Clark, R.D., Goldberg, D.L., Loughner, C.P., Delgado, R., E.C., Dickerson, R.R., Stehr, J.W., and Tzortziou, M.A. (2012). Bay Breeze Influence on Surface Ozone at Edgewood, MD, During July 2011, J. Atmos. Chem., 72(3), 335-353, doi: 10.1007/s10874-012-9241-6.
Fishman, J., Iraci, L.T., Al-Saadi, J., Chance, K., Chavez, F., Chin, M., Coble, P., Davis, C., DiGiacomo, P.M., Edwards, D., Eldering, A., Goes, J., Herman, J., Hu, C., Jacob, D.J., Jordan, C., Kawa, S.R., Key, R., Liu, X., Lohrenz, S., Mannino, A., Natraj, V., Neil, D., Neu, J., Newchurch, M., Pickering, K., Salisbury, J., Sosik, H., Subramaniam, A., Tzortziou, M., Wang, J., and Wang, M. (2012). The United States' Next Generation of Atmospheric Composition and Coastal Ecosystem Measurements: NASA's Geostationary Coastal and Air Pollution Events (GEO-CAPE) Mission, Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc., 93(10), 1547-1566, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00201.1.
Tzortziou, M., Herman J.R., Cede A., and Abuhassan N. (2012). High Precision, Absolute Total Column Ozone Measurements from the Pandora Spectrometer System: Comparisons with Data from a Brewer Double Monochromator and Aura OMI, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 117(D16), D16303, doi: 10.1029/2012JD017814.
Dimitriou, E., Mentzafou, A., Zogaris, S., Tzortziou, M., Gritzalis, K., Karaouzas, I. and Nikolaidis, Ch. (2011). Assessing the Environmental Status and Identifying the Dominant Pressures of a Transboundary River Catchment to Facilitate Efficient Management and Mitigation Practices, Environmental Earth Sciences, 66(7), 1839-1852, doi: 10.1007/s12665-011-1409-x.
Tzortziou, M., Neale, P.J., Megonigal, J.P., Pow, C.L., and Butterworth, M. (2011). Spatial Gradients in Dissolved Carbon Due to Tidal Marsh Outwelling into a Chesapeake Bay Estuary, Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser., 426, 41-56, doi: 10.3354/meps09017.
Brown, M.E., Ouyang, H., Habib, S., Shrestha, B., Shrestha, M., Panday, P., Tzortziou, M., Pollicelli, F., Artan, G., Giriraj, A., Bajracharya, S., and Racovinteanu, A. (2010). HIMALA: Climate Impacts on Glaciers, Snow and Hydrology in the Himalayan Region, Mountain Research and Development, 30(4), 401-404, doi: 10.1659/MRD-JOURNAL-D-10-00071.1.
Herman, J., Cede, A., Spinei, E., Mount, G., Tzortziou, M., and Abuhassan, N. (2009). NO2 Column Amounts from Ground-based Pandora and MFDOAS SpectrometersUsing the Direct-Sun DOAS Technique: Inter-comparisons and Application to OMI Validation, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 114(D13), D13307, doi: 10.1029/2009JD011848.
Economou, G., Christou, E.D., Giannakourou, A., Gerasopoulos, E., Georgopoulos, D., Kotoulas, V., Lyra, D., Tsakalis, N., Tzortziou, M., Vahamidis, P., Papathanassiou, E., and Karamanos, A. (2008). Eclipse Effects on Field Crops and Marine Zooplankton: The 29 March 2006 Total Solar Eclipse, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 4665-4676, doi: 10.5194/acp-8-4665-2008.
Tzortziou, M., Krotkov, N.A., Cede, A., Herman, J.R., and Vassilkov, A. (2008). A New Technique for Retrieval of Tropospheric and Stratospheric Ozone Profiles Using Sky Radiance Measurements at Multiple View Angles - Application to a Brewer Spectrometer, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 113(D6), D06304, doi: 10.1029/2007JD009093.
Tzortziou, M., Neale , P.J., Osburn, C.L., Megonigal, J.P., Maie, N., and Jaffé, R. (2008). Tidal Marshes as a Source of Optically and Chemically Distinctive CDOM in the Chesapeake Bay, Limnol. Oceanogr., 53(1), 148-159, doi: 10.4319/lo.2008.53.1.0148.
Ahmad, A., McClain, C.R., Herman, J.R., Franz, B.A., Kwiatkowska, E.J., Robinson, W.D., Bucsela, E.J., and Tzortziou, M. (2007). Atmospheric Correction for NO2 Absorption in Retrieving Water-leaving Reflectances from the SeaWiFS and MODIS Measurements, Appl. Opt., 46(26), 6504-6512, doi: 10.1364/AO.46.006504.
Tzortziou, M., Osburn, C., and Neale, P. (2007). Photobleaching of Dissolved Organic Material from a Tidal Marsh-Estuarine System of the Chesapeake Bay, Photochem. Photobiol., 83(4), 782-792, doi: 10.1111/j.1751-1097.2007.00142.x.
Tzortziou, M., Subramaniam, A., Herman, J., Gallegos, C., Neale, P., and Harding, L. (2007). Remote sensing Reflectance and Inherent Optical Properties in the Mid Chesapeake Bay, Estuar. Coast., 72(1-2), 16-32, doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2006.09.018.
Tzortziou, M., Herman, J., Gallegos, C., Neale, P., Subramaniam, A., Harding, L., and Ahmad, Z. (2006). Bio-optics of the Chesapeake Bay from Measurements and Radiative Transfer Closure, Estuar. Coast., 68(2), 348-362, doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2006.02.016.
Formenti, P., Boucher, O., Reiner, T., Sprung, D., Andreae, M., Wendisch, M., Wex, H., Kindred, D., Tzortziou, M., Vasaras, A., and Zerefos, C. (2002). The STAAARTE-MED 1998 Airborne Measurements over the Aegean Sea: II. Aerosol Scattering and Absorption, and Radiative Calculations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 107(D21), 4451, doi: 10.1029/2001JD001337.
Formenti, P., Reiner, T., Sprung, D., Andreae, M., Wendisch, M., Wex, H., Kindred, D., Dewey, K., Kent, J., Tzortziou, M., Vasaras, A., and Zerefos, C. (2002). The STAAARTE-MED 1998 Airborne Measurements over the Aegean Sea: I. Aerosol Particles and Trace Gases, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 107(D21), 4450, doi: 10.1029/2001JD001337.