Sciences and Exploration Directorate

Adrian M Loftus


Adrian M Loftus's Contact Card & Information.
Phone: 301.614.6210
Org Code: 612
Mail Code 612
Greenbelt, MD 20771


Outstanding Performance in Science Award, 2016, Earth Science Division Atmospheres, NASA-GSFC

Scientific Leadership Award, 2016, Climate and Radiation Laboratory, NASA-GSFC

NASA Contractor Performance Award for Outstanding Performance in Instrumentation, 2013, Earth Science Division Atmospheres, NASA-GSFC

NASA Postdoctoral Program Fellowship, 2012

Selected Publications


2019. "Microphysics in Goddard multi-scale modeling systems: A Review." Current Trends in the Representation of Physical Processes in Weather and Climate Models 253-316 [10.1007/978-981-13-3396-5_14] [Article in Book]

2018. "Towards an enhanced droplet activation scheme for multi-moment bulk microphysics schemes." Atmospheric Research 214 442-449 [10.1016/j.atmosres.2018.08.025] [Journal Article/Letter]

2016. "COMMIT in 7-SEAS/BASELInE: Operation of and Observations from a Novel, Mobile Laboratory for Measuring In-Situ Properties of Aerosols and Gases." Aerosol Air Qual. Res. 16 (11): 2728-2741 [10.4209/aaqr.2015.11.0630] [Journal Article/Letter]

2016. "Satellite-Surface Perspectives of Air Quality and Aerosol-Cloud Effects on the Environment: An Overview of 7-SEAS/BASELInE." Aero. Air Qual. Res. 16 (11): 2581-2602 [10.4209/aaqr.2016.08.0350] [Journal Article/Letter]

2016. "Coupled Aerosol-Cloud Systems over Northern Vietnam during 7-SEAS/BASELInE: A Radar and Modeling Perspective." Aerosol Air Qual. Res. 16 2768-2785 [10.4209/aaqr.2015.11.0631] [Journal Article/Letter]

2015. "In-situ and remotely-sensed observations of biomass burning aerosols at Doi Ang Khang Thailand during 7-SEAS/BASELInE 2015." Aerosol and Air Quality Research 16 2768-2801 [10.4209/aaqr.2015.08.0500] [Journal Article/Letter]

2014. "Interactions between biomass-burning aerosols and clouds over Southeast Asia: Current status, challenges, and perspectives." Environmental Pollution 195 292-307 [doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2014.06.036] [Journal Article/Letter]

2014. "A triple-moment hail bulk microphysics scheme. Part II: Verification and comparison with two-moment bulk microphysics." Atmospheric Research 150 97-128 [10.1016/j.atmosres.2014.07.016] [Journal Article/Letter]

2014. "A triple-moment hail bulk microphysics scheme. Part I:Description and initial evaluation." Atmospheric Research 149 35-37 [10.1016/j.atmosres.2014.05.013] [Journal Article/Letter]

2013. "From BASE-ASIA toward 7-SEAS: A satellite-surface perspective of boreal spring biomass-burning aerosols and clouds in Southeast Asia." Atmospheric Environment 78 20-34 [10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.12.013] [Journal Article/Letter]