Nikolay Balashov

Nikolay Balashov

  • Post Doctoral Scholar
418 Walker Building
University Park, PA 16802
Email: nvb5011@psu.edu
Phone: (814) 863-5213

Education:

  1. The Pennsylvania State University; BS in Meteorology; December 2012
  2. The Pennsylvania State University; BM in Music Composition; December 2012
  3. The Pennsylvania State University; MS in Meteorology; December 2012
  4. The Pennsylvania State University; PhD in Meteorology; July 2016

Biography:

Research Interests:

Carbon cycle, CH4 emission analysis, air quality, data analysis, time series analysis, applied statistics, air quality prediction, ozone, weather prediction

 

Publications:

Balashov, N. V., A. M. Thompson, and G. S. Young (2016), Probabilistic surface ozone forecasts with a novel statistical approach, J. Appl. Meteor. Climo., JAMC-D-16-0110, submitted. 

Balashov, N. V., A. M. Thompson, S. J. Piketh, and K. E. Langerman (2014), Surface ozone variability and trends over the South African Highveld from 1990 to 2007, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 4323–4342, doi:10.1002/2013JD020555.

Thompson, A. M., N. V. Balashov, J. C. Witte, J. G. R. Coetzee, V. Thouret, and F. Posny (2014), Tropospheric ozone increases over the southern Africa region: bellwether for rapid growth in Southern Hemisphere pollution?, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 9855-9869, doi:10.5194/acp-14-9855-2014.

Cooper, O. R., D. D. Parrish, Ziemke, J., N. V. Balashov, M. Cupeiro, I. E. Galbally, S. Gilge, L. Horowitz, N. R. Jensen, J.-F. Lamarque, V. Naik, S. J. Oltmans, J. Schwab, D. T. Shindell, A. M. Thompson, V. Thouret, Y. Wang, and R. M. Zbinden (2014), Global distribution and trends of tropospheric ozone: an observation-based review, Elem. Sci. Anth., 2, 10000029, doi:10.12952/journal.elementa.000029.