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In progress

Kashani, M., Ovienmhada, U., Kreutzer Sayyed, T., Adamo, S., Harris, M., Kerr, G. H., O’Donnell, C., Titus, L. A., Vohra, K., Anenberg, S. C., & Kuwayama, Y. (in prep.). Satellite Data for Environmental Justice: A Scoping Review.

Camilleri, S. F., Kerr, G. H., Anenberg, S. C. & Horton, D. E. (in prep.). Disparities in U.S. all-cause NO-attributable mortality rates.

Lee, D.-Y., Wilson, A. J., Kerr, G. H., Anenberg, S. C., & Thomas V. (in prep.). Environmental profiling of the haves and the have nots for electric vehicles and charging infrastructure in the United States. 

Kerr, G. H., Goldberg, D. L., Harris, M. H., Henderson, B., Hystad, P., Roy, A., & Anenberg, S. C. (submitted). Ethnoracial disparities in nitrogen dioxide pollution in the United States: Comparing datasets from satellites, models, and monitors.

O’Dell, K., Kondragunta, S., Zhang, H., Goldberg, D. L., Kerr, G. H., Wei, Z., Henderson, B. H., & Anenberg, S. C. (submitted). Public health benefits from improved identification of severe air pollution events with geostationary satellite data.

Carter, T. S., Kerr, G. H., Amini, H., Martin, R. V., Ovienmhada, U., Schwartz, J., van Donkelaar, A., & Anenberg, S. C. (submitted). 

PM2.5 data inputs alter identification of disadvantaged communities.

Gohlke, J. M., Harris, M. H., Roy, A., Thompson, T. M., DePaola, M., Alvarez, R. A., Anenberg, S. C., Apte, J. S., Demetillo, M. A. G., Dressel, I. M., Kerr, G. H., Marshall, J. D., Nowlan, A. E., Patterson, R. F., Pusede, S. E., Southerland, V. A., & Vogel, S. A. (under review). State-of-the-science data and methods need to guide efforts to reduce air pollution inequity.

Goldberg, D. L., Tao, M., Kerr, G. H., Ma, S., Tong, D., Fiore, A. M., Dickens, A. F, Adelman, Z., & Anenberg, S. C. (under review). Evaluating the spatial patterns of NOx emissions in polluted areas with TROPOMI NO.

Kerr, G. H., Martin, R. V., van Donkelaar, A., Brauer, M., Bukart, K., Wozniak, S., Goldberg, D. L., & Anenberg, S. C. (under review). Increasing disparities in air pollution health burdens in the United States

Badr, H. S., Zaitchik, B. F., Kerr, G. H., Nguyen, N.-L. H., Chen, Y.-T., Hinson, P., Colston, J. M., Kosek, M. N.,

Dong, E., Hongru, D., Marshall, M., Kristen, N., Mohegh, A., Goldberg, D. L., Anenberg, S. C., & Gardner, L. M. (accepted). Unified real-time environmental-epidemiological data for multiscale modeling of the COVID-19 pandemicSci. Data. 



[16] Kerr, G. H., Badr, H. S., Barbieri, A. F., Colston, J. M., Gardner, L. M., Kosek, M. N., & Zaitchik, B. F. (2023). Evolving drivers of Brazilian SARS-CoV-2 transmission: A spatiotemporally disaggregated time series analysis of meteorology, policy, and human mobilityGeoHealth, 7(3), e2022GH000727. 

[15] Colston, J. M., Hinson, P., Nguyen, N.-L. H., Chen, Y. T., Badr, H. S., Kerr, G. H., Gardner, L. M., Martin, D. N. Quispe, A. M., Schiaffino, F., Kosek, M. N., & Zaitchik, B. F. (2023). Effects of hydrometeorological and other factors on SARS-CoV-2 reproduction number in three contiguous countries of Tropical Andean South America: A spatiotemporally disaggregated time series analysis.  Int. J. Infect. Dis. Regions, 6, 29-41.


[14] Zhang, X., Waugh, D. W., Kerr, G. H., & Miller, S. M. (2022). Surface ozone-temperature relationship: The meridional gradient ratio approximationGeophys. Res. Lett., 49(13), e2022GL098680. 

[13] Kerr, G. H., Goldberg, D. L., Knowland, K. E., Keller, C. A., Oladini, D., Kheirbek, I., Mahoney, L., Lu, Z., & Anenberg, S. C. (2022). Diesel passenger vehicle shares influenced COVID-19 changes in urban nitrogen dioxide pollution. Environ. Res. Lett., 17(7), 074010. 

[12] Anenberg, S. C., Mohegh, A., Goldberg, D. L., Kerr, G. H., Brauer, M., Burkart, K., Hystad, P., Larkin, A., Wozniak, S., & Lamsal, L. (2022). Long-term trends in urban NO concentrations and associated pediatric asthma incidence: Estimates from global datasetsLancet Planet. Health, 6(1), E49-E58. 


[11] Goldberg, D. L., Anenberg, S. C., Kerr, G. H., Lu, Z. & Streets, D. G. (2021). TROPOMI: A revolutionary new satellite instrument measuring NO₂ air pollution. EM (Pittsburgh Pa).

[10] Anenberg, S. C., Kerr, G. H., & Goldberg, D. L. (2021). Leveraging satellite data to address air pollution inequities. EM (Pittsburgh Pa).

[9] Kerr, G. H., Goldberg, D. L. & Anenberg, S. C. (2021). COVID-19 pandemic reveals persistent disparities in nitrogen dioxide pollution. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 118(30), e2022409118. doi:10.1073/pnas.2022409118

[8] Gorris, M. E., Anenberg, S. C., Goldberg, D. L., Kerr, G.H., Stowell, J. D., Tong, D., & Zaitchik, B. F. (2021). Shaping the future of science: COVID-19 highlighting the importance of GeoHealth. GeoHealth, 5(5), e2021GH000412. doi:10.1029/2021GH000412.


[7] Goldberg, D. L, Anenberg, S. C., Kerr, G. H., Mohegh, A., Lu, Z., Streets, D. G. (2021). TROPOMI NO₂ in the United States: A detailed look at the annual averages, weekly cycles, effects of temperature, and correlation with surface NO₂ concentrations. Earths Future, e2020EF001665. doi:10.1029/2020EF001665.

[6] Kerr, G. H., Badr, H. S., Gardner, L. M., Perez-Saez, J, & Zaitchik, B. F. (2021). Associations between meteorology and COVID-19 in early studies: Inconsistencies, uncertainties, and recommendations. OneHealth, 12, 100225. doi:10.1016/j.onehlt.2021.100225

[5] Kerr, G. H., Waugh, D. W., & Miller, S. M. (2021). Jet stream-surface tracer relationships: Mechanism and sensitivity to source region. Geophys. Res. Lett., 48(1), e2020GL090714. doi:10.1029/2020GL090714.


[4] Kerr, G. H.Waugh, D. W., Steenrod, S. D., Strode, S. A., & Strahan, S. E. (2020). Surface ozone-meteorology relationships: Spatial variations and the role of the jet stream. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 125(21), e2020JD032735.


[3] Kerr, G. H., Waugh, D. W., Strode, S. A., Steenrod, S. D., Oman, L. D., & Strahan, S. E. (2019). Disentangling the drivers of the summertime ozone‐temperature relationship over the United States. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124(19), 10503–10524. doi:10.1029/2019jd030572. 


[2] Kerr, G. H., & Waugh, D. W. (2018). Connections between summer air pollution and stagnation. Environ. Res. Lett., 124(19), 084001. doi:10.1029/2019jd030572.

[1] Kerr, G. H., DeGaetano, A. T., Stoof, C. R., & Ward, D. (2018). Climate change affects on wildland fire risk in the Northeastern and Great Lakes states predicted by a downscaled multi-model ensemble. Theor. Appl. Climatol., 131, 625–639. doi:10.1007/s00704-016-1994-4. 




Kerr, G. H. (2020). Elucidating the relationships between surface-level ozone and meteorology, (Doctoral disseration). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University. 


Krocak, M. J., Kerr, G. H., & Flournoy, M. D. (2019). Diversity, equity, and inclusion in the atmospheric sciences. An interview with Kevin Petty. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 100(6), 1126.


Flournoy, M. D., Krocak, M. J., & Kerr, G. H. (2018). An introvert’s guide to networking. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 99(11), 2379.

Kerr, G. H., Krocak, M. J., Flournoy, M. D., & Knox, J. A. (2018). Weathering together: Building a climate of diverse community perspectives. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 99(10), 2150.

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