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Robert Gamache

Robert Gamache
Robert GamacheProfessor Emeritus
  • CollegeCollege of Sciences
  • DepartmentEnvir., Earth & Atmos. Science
  • Phone(978) 934-3904
  • Fax(978) 934-4099
  • EmailRobert_Gamache@uml.edu

Research Interests

Theoretical molecular spectroscopy

Quantum theory of the interaction of radiation with matter, spectral line shapes, widths, and pressure shifts for atmospheric molecules. Theoretical and experimental studies of remote sensing of the Earth's troposphere, stratosphere, and ionosphere, and planetary atmospheres. Measurement and modeling of tropospheric pollutant gases. Atmospheric modeling and simulation code development and maintenance. Expert Systems. Electron density and molecular density profiles for terrestrial atmosphere. Ionospheric modeling and prediction. Radiative transfer and its applications to the Greenhouse effect. Database structure and design for application to physical data.

Education

  • Ph D: Physical Chemistry, (1978), University of Massachusetts Amherst - Amherst, MA
    Dissertation/Thesis Title: The Theory of Molecular Crystal Defects and Small Molecules Trapped in Matrices
  • MS: Physics, (1976), University of Massachusetts Amherst - Amherst, MA
    Dissertation/Thesis Title: The Electronic Structure of Solids via the Hartree-Fock-Roothaan Method
  • BS: Chemistry, (1973), Southeastern Massachusetts University - North Dartmouth, MA
    Supporting Area: Physics and mathematics
    Dissertation/Thesis Title: Raman Studies of Nucleic Acids. XII. Conformations of Oligonucleotides and Deuterated Polynucleotides," Biopolymers, 13, 1821-1845, 1974

Awards and Honors

  • Most Influential Scientific Minds 2014 (2014) - Thomson Reuters
  • International jury member Ph.D. Dissertation (2013), Scholarship/Research - Facultes Universitaires Notre-Dame de le Paix, Namur, Belgium
  • Professeur Associe (2011), Scholarship/Research - Centre National de la Rescherche Scientifique
  • Wrote a speech for Bishop Desmond Tutu (2008), Service, University - Greeley Scholar for Peace Studies
  • Invited Professor (2007), Scholarship/Research - Universite Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris 6, Laboratoire de Dynamique, Interactions et R activity
  • Hot Papers (2006), Scholarship/Research - The Scientist Magazine
  • Invited Professor (2003), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire de Groupe de Spectrometrie Moleculaire et Atmospherique, University Reims Champagne-Ardenne, France
  • Chercheur Associe (2002), Scholarship/Research - Centre National de la Rescherche Scientifique
  • External Ph.D. Dissertation jury member (2002), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire de Physique Moleculaire et Applications, Universit? Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
  • Sir Harold Thompson Mem. Award (1999) - Spectrochemica Acta, Pergamon Journals
  • The 1998 Sir Harold Thompson Memorial Award (1999), Scholarship/Research - Pergamon Journals, Ltd.
  • Invited Professor (1998), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire de Spectrochimie Moleculaire, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
  • Ph.D. Dissertation jury member (1998), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire de Spectroscopie Hertzienne, Universite de Lille, Lille, France
  • Invited Professor (1997), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire de Physique Moleculaire et Applications, University de Paris XI, Orsay, France
  • Review paper (1996), Scholarship/Research - Spectrochemica Acta
  • Review Paper (1996), Scholarship/Research - Spectrochimica Acta
  • External Examiner Ph.D. Dissertation (1994), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire d'Eneretique Moleculaire et Macroscopic-Combustion du CNRS, Ecole Centrale des Arts et Manufactures, Paris, France
  • Hot Papers (1994), Scholarship/Research - The Scientist Magazine
  • Invited Professor (1994), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire de Spectronomie Moleculaire et Instrumentation Laser, University de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
  • Invited Professor (1993), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire d'Energetique Moleculaire et Macroscopic-Combustion du CNRS, Ecole Centrale des Arts et Manufactures, Paris, France
  • Invited Professor (1992), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire d'Energetique Moleculaire et Macroscopic-Combustion du CNRS, Ecole Centrale des Arts et Manufactures, Paris, France
  • External Examiner Ph. D. Thesis (1990), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire d'Energetique Moleculaire et Macroscopic-Combustion du CNRS, Ecole Centrale des Arts et Manufactures, Paris, France
  • Invited Professor (1990), Scholarship/Research - Laboratoire de Physique Moleculaire et Atmospherique, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France

Publications

  • Tashkun, S., Perevalov, V., Gamache, R., Lamouroux, J. (2015) "CDSD-296, high resolution carbon dioxide spectroscopic databank: Version for atmospheric applications," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 152: pp. 45-73
  • Lamouroux, J., Régalia, L., Thomas, X., Vander Auwera, J., Gamache, R., Hartmann, J. (2015) "CO2 line-mixing database and software update and its tests in the 2.1µm and 4.3µm regions," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 151: pp. 88-96
  • Lamouroux, J., Gamache, R., Schwenke, D. (2014) "Determination of the reduced matrix elements using accurate ab initio wavefunctions: Formalism and its application to the vibrational ground state (000) of H2 16O," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 148: pp. 49-57
  • Huang, X., Gamache, R., Freedman, R.S., Schwenke, D.W., Lee, T.J. (2014) "Reliable InfraRed Line Lists for 13 CO2 Isotopologues up to E’=18,000 cm-1 and 1500K, with Line Shape Parameters ," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 147: pp. 134-144
  • Tennyson, J., Bernath, P.F., Campargue, A., Csaszar, A.G., Daumont, L., Gamache, R., Hodges, J.T., Lisak, D., Naumenko, O.V., Rothman, L.S., Tran, H., Zobov, N.F., Buldyreva, J., Boone, C.D., Domenica De Vizia, M., Gianfrani, L., Hartmann, J., McPheat, R., Weidmann, D., Murray, J., Ngo, N.H., Polyansky, O.L. (2014) "Recommended isolated-line profile for representing high-resolution spectroscopic transitions ," Pure and Applied Chemistry 86:12 pp. 1931-1943
  • Styers, J., Gamache, R.R. (2014) "Explicit Parallelization of Robert-Bonamy Formalism," 13th International HITRAN Conference
  • Tennyson, J., Bernath, P.F., Brown, L.R., Campargue, A., Csaszar, A.G., Daumont, L., Furtenbacher, T., Gamache, R.R., Hodges, J.T., Naumenko, O.V., Polyansky, O.L., Rothman, L.S., Vandaele, A.C., Zobov, N.F. (2014) "IUPAC Database of Water Transitions from Experiment and Theory," 13th International HITRAN Conference
  • Gamache, R.R., Lamouroux, J., Schwenke, D.W. (2014) "Determination of reduced matrix elements using accurate ab initio wavefunctions. Formalism and its application to the vibrational ground state (000) of H2O," 13th International HITRAN Conference
  • Tennyson, J., Bernath, P.F., Campargue, A., Csaszar, A.G., Daumont, L., Gamache, R.R., Hodges, J.T., Lisak, D., Naumenko, O.V., Rothman, L.S., Tran, H., Hartmann, J., Zobov, N.F., Buldyreva, J., Boone, C.D., Domenica De Vizia, M., Gianfrani, L., McPheat, R., Weidmann, D., Murray, J., Ngo, N.H., Polyansky, O.L. (2014) "Recommended Isolated-Line Profile for Representing High-Resolution Spectroscopic Transitions," 13th International HITRAN Conference
  • Csaszar, A.G., Furtenbacher, T., Tennyson, J., Bernath, P.F., Brown, L.R., Campargue, A., Daumont, L., Gamache, R.R., Hodges, J.T., Naumenko, O.V., Polyansky, O.L., Rothman, L.S., Vandael, A.C., Zobov, N.F. (2014) "The IUPAC Database of Rotational-Vibrational Energy Levels and Transitions of Water Isotopologues from Experiment and Theory," 13th International HITRAN Conference
  • Huang, X., Gamache, R.R., Freedman, R.S., Schwenke, D., Lee, T. (2014) "Reliable IR Line Lists for 13 CO2 Isotopologues, up to 1000K, E'=18,000 cm-1 and with Line Shape Parameters Included," 69th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy
  • Gamache, R.R., Lamouroux, J. (2014) "Line shape parameters for H2O and CO2 for the 2014 GEISA spectroscopic database," 2014 GEISA Workshop
  • Kaminsky, M., Gamache, R.R., Styers, J. (2014) "Construction of Deuterated Water Isotopologue Line List for Spectroscopic Studies," 17th Annual Student Research Symposium, The University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Lopes, E., Gamache, R.R., Styers, J. (2014) "Total Internal Partition Sums for Analysis of Molecules Present in Planetary Atmospheres and Interstellar Space," 17th Annual Student Research Symposium, The University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Gamache, R., Lamouroux, J., Blot-Lafon, V., Lopes, E. (2014) "An intercomparison of measured pressure-broadening, pressure shifting parameters of carbon dioxide and their temperature dependence," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 135: pp. 30-43
  • Tennyson, J., Bernath, P., Brown, L., Campargue, A., Császár, A., Daumont, L., Gamache, R., Hodges, J., Naumenko, O., Polyansky, O., Rothman, L., Vandaele, A., Zobov, N. (2014) "A database of water transitions from experiment and theory (IUPAC technical report)," Pure and Applied Chemistry 86:1 pp. 71-83
  • Huang, X., Gamache, R.R., Schwenke, D.W., Lee, T.J. (2013) "Ames-296K/1000K IR Lists for 10 CO2 Isotopologues: to 1599L and 20,000cm-1 with Line Shape Parameters for Mars/Earth/Venus/Hot Conditions," AGU Fall Meeting
  • Gamache, R., Lamouroux, J. (2013) "Predicting accurate line shape parameters for CO2 transitions," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 130: pp. 158-171
  • Rothman, L., Gordon, I., Babikov, Y., Barbe, A., Chris Benner, D., Bernath, P., Birk, M., Bizzocchi, L., Boudon, V., Brown, L., Campargue, A., Chance, K., Cohen, E., Coudert, L., Devi, V., Drouin, B., Fayt, A., Flaud, J., Gamache, R., Harrison, J., Hartmann, J., Hill, C., Hodges, J., Jacquemart, D., Jolly, A., Lamouroux, J., Le Roy, R., Li, G., Long, D., Lyulin, O., Mackie, C., Massie, S., Mikhailenko, S., Müller, H., Naumenko, O., Nikitin, A., Orphal, J., Perevalov, V., Perrin, A., Polovtseva, E., Richard, C., Smith, M., Starikova, E., Sung, K., Tashkun, S., Tennyson, J., Toon, G., Tyuterev, V., Wagner, G. (2013) "The HITRAN2012 Molecular Spectroscopic Database," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 130: pp. 4-50
  • Barbe, A., Mikhailenko, S., Starikova, E., De Backer, M., Tyuterev, V., Mondelain, D., Kassi, S., Campargue, A., Janssen, C., Tashkun, S., Kochanov, R., Gamache, R., Orphal, J. (2013) "Ozone spectroscopy in the electronic ground state: High-resolution spectra analyses and update of line parameters since 2003," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 130: pp. 172-190
  • Tennyson, J., Bernath, P.F., Brown, L.R., Campargue, A., Császár, A.G., Daumont, L., Gamache, R., Hodges, J.T., Naumenko, O.V., Polyansky, O.L., Rothman, L.S., Vandaele, A.C., Zobov, N.F., Al Derzi, A.R., Fábri, C., Fazliev, A.Z., Furtenbacher, T., Gordon, I.E., Lodi, L., Mizus, I.I. (2013) "IUPAC critical evaluation of the rotational-vibrational spectra of water vapor, Part III: Energy levels and transition wavenumbers for H2 16O," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 117: pp. 29-58
  • Gamache, R., Lamouroux, J. (2013) "The vibrational dependence of half-widths of CO2 transitions broadened by N2, O2, air, and CO2," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 117: pp. 93-103
  • Tran, H., Ngo, N.H., Hartmann, J.M., Gamache, R., Mondelain, D., Kassi, S., Campargue, A., Gianfrani, L., Castrillo, A., Fasci, E., Rohart, F. (2013) "Velocity effects on the shape of pure H2O isolated lines: Complementary tests of the partially correlated speed-dependent Keilson-Storer model," Journal of Chemical Physics 138:3
  • Ngo, N.H., Tran, H., Gamache, R. (2012) "A pure H 2O isolated line-shape model based on classical molecular dynamics simulations of velocity changes and semi-classical calculations of speed-dependent collisional parameters," Journal of Chemical Physics 136:15
  • Lamouroux, J., Gamache, R., Laraia, A.L., Ma, Q., Tipping, R.H. (2012) "Comparison of trajectory models in calculations of N 2-broadened half-widths and N 2-induced line shifts for the rotational band of H 2 16O and comparison with measurements," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 113:11 pp. 951-960
  • Ngo, N.H., Tran, H., Gamache, R. (2012) "Erratum: A pure H 2O isolated line-shape model based on classical molecular dynamics simulations of velocity changes and semi-classical calculations of speed-dependent collisional parameters (Journal of Chemical Physics (2012) 136 (154310))," Journal of Chemical Physics 136:18
  • Ngo, N.H., Tran, H., Gamache, R., Bermejo, D., Domenech, J.L. (2012) "Influence of velocity effects on the shape of N 2 (and air) broadened H 2O lines revisited with classical molecular dynamics simulations," Journal of Chemical Physics 137:6
  • Ngo, N.H., Tran, H., Gamache, R., Hartmann, J.M. (2012) "Pressure effects on water vapour lines: Beyond the Voigt profile," Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences 370:1968 pp. 2495-2508
  • Lamouroux, J., Gamache, R., Laraia, A.L., Hartmann, J.M., Boulet, C. (2012) "Semiclassical calculations of half-widths and line shifts for transitions in the 30012 00001 and 30013 00001 bands of CO 2 II: Collisions with O 2 and air," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 113:11 pp. 991-1003
  • Gamache, R., Lamouroux, J., Laraia, A.L., Hartmann, J.M., Boulet, C. (2012) "Semiclassical calculations of half-widths and line shifts for transitions in the 30012 00001 and 30013 00001 bands of CO 2, I: Collisions with N 2," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 113:11 pp. 976-990
  • Lamouroux, J., Gamache, R., Laraia, A.L., Hartmann, J.M., Boulet, C. (2012) "Semiclassical calculations of half-widths and line shifts for transitions in the 30012 00001 and 30013 00001 bands of CO 2. III: Self collisions," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 113:12 pp. 1536-1546
  • Gamache, R., Laraia, A.L., Lamouroux, J. (2011) "Half-widths, their temperature dependence, and line shifts for the HDO-CO 2 collision system for applications to CO 2-rich planetary atmospheres," Icarus 213:2 pp. 720-730
  • Laraia, A.L., Gamache, R., Lamouroux, J., Gordon, I.E., Rothman, L.S. (2011) "Total internal partition sums to support planetary remote sensing," Icarus 215:1 pp. 391-400
  • Delamere, J.S., Clough, S.A., Payne, V.H., Mlawer, E.J., Turner, D.D., Gamache, R. (2010) "A far-infrared radiative closure study in the Arctic: Application to water vapor," Journal of Geophysical Research D: Atmospheres 115:17
  • Jacquemart, D., Laraia, A., Kwabia Tchana, F., Gamache, R., Perrin, A., Lacome, N. (2010) "Formaldehyde around 3.5 and 5.7- m: Measurement and calculation of broadening coefficients," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 111:9 pp. 1209-1222
  • Rothman, L.S., Gordon, I.E., Barber, R.J., Dothe, H., Gamache, R., Goldman, A., Perevalov, V.I., Tashkun, S.A., Tennyson, J. (2010) "HITEMP, the high-temperature molecular spectroscopic database," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 111:15 pp. 2139-2150
  • Tennyson, J., Bernath, P.F., Brown, L.R., Campargue, A., Cs?sz?r, A.G., Daumont, L., Gamache, R., Hodges, J.T., Naumenko, O.V., Polyansky, O.L., Rothman, L.S., Toth, R.A., Vandaele, A.C., Zobov, N.F., Fally, S., Fazliev, A.Z., Furtenbacher, T., Gordon, I.E., Hu, S.M., Mikhailenko, S.N., Voronin, B.A. (2010) "IUPAC critical evaluation of the rotational-vibrational spectra of water vapor. Part II. Energy levels and transition wavenumbers for HD16O, HD17O, and HD18O," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 111:15 pp. 2160-2184
  • Predoi-Cross, A., Liu, W., Murphy, R., Povey, C., Gamache, R., Laraia, A.L., McKellar, A.R., Hurtmans, D.R., Malathy Devi, V. (2010) "Measurement and computations for temperature dependences of self-broadened carbon dioxide transitions in the 30012 00001 and 30013 00001 bands," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 111:9 pp. 1065-1079
  • Ma, Q., Tipping, R.H., Gamache, R. (2010) "Uncertainties associated with theoretically calculated N 2-broadened half-widths of H2O lines," Molecular Physics 108:17 pp. 2225-2252
  • Lamouroux, J., Tran, H., Laraia, A.L., Gamache, R., Rothman, L.S., Gordon, I.E., Hartmann, J.M. (2010) "Updated database plus software for line-mixing in CO2 infrared spectra and their test using laboratory spectra in the 1.5-2.3 m region," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 111:15 pp. 2321-2331
  • Tennyson, J., Bernath, P.F., Brown, l.R., Campargue, A., Carleer, M.R., Cs?sz?r, A.G., Gamache, R., Hodges, J.T., Jenouvrier, A., Naumenko, O.V., Polyansky, O.L., Rothman, L.S., Toth, R.A., Vandaele, A.C., Zobov, N.F., Daumont, L., Fazliev, A.Z., Furtenbacher, T., Gordon, I.E., Mikhailenko, S.N., Shirin, S.V. (2009) "IUPAC critical evaluation of the rotational-vibrational spectra of water vapor. Part I-Energy levels and transition wavenumbers for H2 17O and H2 18O," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 110:9-10 pp. 573-596
  • Gamache, R., Laraia, A.L. (2009) "N2-, O2-, and air-broadened half-widths, their temperature dependence, and line shifts for the rotation band of H2 16O," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 257:2 pp. 116-127
  • Gomez, L., Tran, H., Perrin, A., Gamache, R., Laraia, A., Orphal, J., Chelin, P., Fellows, C.E., Hartmann, J.M. (2009) "Some improvements of the HNO3 spectroscopic parameters in the spectral region from 600 to 950 cm-1," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 110:9-10 pp. 675-686
  • Predoi-Cross, A., McKellar, A.R., Benner, D.C., Devi, V.M., Gamache, R., Miller, C.E., Toth, R.A., Brown, L.R. (2009) "Temperature dependences for air-broadened Lorentz half-width and pressure shift coefficients in the 30013 00001 and 30012 00001 bands of CO 2 near 1600 nm," Canadian Journal of Physics 87:5 pp. 517-535
  • Rothman, L.S., Gordon, I.E., Barbe, A., Benner, D.C., Bernath, P.F., Birk, M., Boudon, V., Brown, L.R., Campargue, A., Champion, J.P., Chance, K., Coudert, L.H., Dana, V., Devi, V.M., Fally, S., Flaud, J.M., Gamache, R., Goldman, A., Jacquemart, D., Kleiner, I., Lacome, N., Lafferty, W.J., Mandin, J.Y., Massie, S.T., Mikhailenko, S.N., Miller, C.E., Moazzen-Ahmadi, N., Naumenko, O.V., Nikitin, A.V., Orphal, J., Perevalov, V.I., Perrin, A., Predoi-Cross, A., Rinsland, C.P., Rotger, M., Šimecková, M., Smith, M.A., Sung, K., Tashkun, S.A., Tennyson, J., Toth, R.A., Vandaele, A.C., Vander Auwera, J. (2009) "The HITRAN 2008 molecular spectroscopic database," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 110:9-10 pp. 533-572
  • Laraia, A., Gamache, R., Hartmann, J.M., Perrin, A., Gomez, L. (2009) "Theoretical calculations of N2-broadened half-widths of 5 transitions of HNO3," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 110:9-10 pp. 687-699
  • Payne, V.H., Delamere, J.S., Cady-Pereira, K.E., Gamache, R., Moncet, J.L., Mlawer, E.J., Clough, S.A. (2008) "Air-broadened half-widths of the 22- and 183-GHz water-vapor lines," IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 46:11 pp. 3601-3617
  • Rinsland, C.P., Malathy Devi, V., Chris Benner, D., Blake, T.A., Sams, R.L., Brown, L.R., Kleiner, I., Dehayem-Kamadjeu, A., M?ller, H.S., Gamache, R., Niles, D.L., Masiello, T. (2008) "Multispectrum analysis of the 4 band of CH3CN: Positions, intensities, self- and N2-broadening, and pressure-induced shifts," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 109:6 pp. 974-994
  • Antony, B.K., Niles, D.L., Wroblewski, S.B., Humphrey, C.M., Gabard, T., Gamache, R. (2008) "N2-, O2- and air-broadened half-widths and line shifts for transitions in the 3 band of methane in the 2726- to 3200-cm-1 spectral region," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 251:1-2 pp. 268-281
  • Drouin, B.J., Gamache, R. (2008) "Temperature dependent air-broadened linewidths of ozone rotational transitions," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 251:1-2 pp. 194-202
  • Brown, L.R., Humphrey, C.M., Gamache, R. (2007) "CO2-broadened water in the pure rotation and 2 fundamental regions," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 246:1 pp. 1-21
  • Tran, H., Bermejo, D., Domenech, J.L., Joubert, P., Gamache, R., Hartmann, J.M. (2007) "Collisional parameters of H2O lines: Velocity effects on the line-shape," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 108:1 pp. 126-145
  • Gordon, I.E., Rothman, L.S., Gamache, R., Jacquemart, D., Boone, C., Bernath, P.F., Shephard, M.W., Delamere, J.S., Clough, S.A. (2007) "Current updates of the water-vapor line list in HITRAN: A new "Diet" for air-broadened half-widths," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 108:3 pp. 389-402
  • Bandyopadhyay, A., Ray, B., Ghosh, P.N., Niles, D.L., Gamache, R. (2007) "Diode laser spectroscopic measurements and theoretical calculations of line parameters of nitrogen-broadened water vapor overtone transitions in the 818-834 nm wavelength region," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 242:1 pp. 10-16
  • Antony, B.K., Gamache, R. (2007) "Self-broadened half-widths and self-induced line shifts for water vapor transitions in the 3.2-17.76 m spectral region via complex Robert-Bonamy theory," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 243:2 pp. 113-123
  • Antony, B.K., Neshyba, S., Gamache, R. (2007) "Self-broadening of water vapor transitions via the complex Robert-Bonamy theory," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 105:1 pp. 148-163
  • Šimecková, M., Jacquemart, D., Rothman, L.S., Gamache, R., Goldman, A. (2006) "Einstein A-coefficients and statistical weights for molecular absorption transitions in the HITRAN database," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 98:1 pp. 130-155
  • Antony, B.K., Gamache, P.R., Szembek, C.D., Niles, D.L., Gamache, R. (2006) "Modified complex Robert-Bonamy formalism calculations for strong to weak interacting systems," Molecular Physics 104:16-17 pp. 2791-2799
  • Wagner, G., Birk, M., Gamache, R., Hartmann, J.M. (2005) "Collisional parameters of H2O lines: Effect of temperature," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 92:2 pp. 211-230
  • Gamache, R. (2005) "Lineshape parameters for water vapor in the 3.2-17.76 m region for atmospheric applications," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 229:1 pp. 9-18
  • Durry, G., Zeninari, V., Parvitte, B., Le Barbu, T., Lefevre, F., Ovarlez, J., Gamache, R. (2005) "Pressure-broadening coefficients and line strengths of H2O near 1.39 m: Application to the in situ sensing of the middle atmosphere with balloonborne diode lasers," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 94:3-4 pp. 387-403
  • Jacquemart, D., Gamache, R., Rothman, L.S. (2005) "Semi-empirical calculation of air-broadened half-widths and air pressure-induced frequency shifts of water-vapor absorption lines," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 96:2 SPEC. ISS. pp. 205-239
  • Rothman, L.S., Jacquemart, D., Barbe, A., Benner, D.C., Birk, M., Brown, L.R., Carleer, M.R., Chackerian Jr., C., Chance, K., Coudert, L.H., Dana, V., Devi, V.M., Flaud, J.M., Gamache, R., Goldman, A., Hartmann, J.M., Jucks, K.W., Maki, A.G., Mandin, J.Y., Massie, S.T., Orphal, J., Perrin, A., Rinsland, C.P., Smith, M.A., Tennyson, J., Tolchenov, R.N., Toth, R.A., Vander Auwera, J., Varanasi, P., Wagner, G. (2005) "The HITRAN 2004 molecular spectroscopic database," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 96:2 SPEC. ISS. pp. 139-204
  • Gamache, R., Hartmann, J.M. (2004) "An intercomparison of measured pressure-broadening and pressure-shifting parameters of water vapor," Canadian Journal of Chemistry 82:6 pp. 1013-1027
  • Gamache, R., Hartmann, J.M. (2004) "Collisional parameters of H2O lines: Effects of vibration," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 83:2 pp. 119-147
  • Drouin, B.J., Fischer, J., Gamache, R. (2004) "Temperature dependent pressure induced lineshape of O3 rotational transitions in air," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 83:1 pp. 63-81
  • Gamache, R., Fischer, J. (2003) "Half-widths of H2 16O, H2 18O, H2 17O, HD16O, and D2 16O: I. Comparison between isotopomers," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 78:3-4 pp. 289-304
  • Gamache, R., Fischer, J. (2003) "Half-widths of H2 16O, H2 18O, H2 17O, HD16O, and D2 16O: II. Comparison with measurement," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 78:3-4 pp. 305-318
  • Brown, L.R., Benner, D.C., Champion, J.P., Devi, V.M., Fejard, L., Gamache, R., Gabard, T., Hilico, J.C., Lavorel, B., Loete, M., Mellau, G.C., Nikitin, A., Pine, A.S., Predoi-Cross, A., Rinsland, C.P., Robert, O., Sams, R.L., Smith, M.A., Tashkun, S.A., Tyuterev, V.G. (2003) "Methane line parameters in HITRAN," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 82:1-4 pp. 219-238
  • Goldman, A., Stephen, T.M., Rothman, L.S., Giver, L.P., Mandin, J.Y., Gamache, R., Rinsland, C.P., Murcray, F.J. (2003) "The 1- m CO2 bands and the O2 (0-1) X3 g - a1 g and (1-0) X3 g - b1 g + bands in the Earth atmosphere," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 82:1-4 pp. 197-205
  • Rothman, L.S., Barbe, A., Benner, D.C., Brown, L.R., Camy-Peyret, C., Carleer, M.R., Chance, K., Clerbaux, C., Dana, V., Devi, V.M., Fayt, A., Flaud, J.M., Gamache, R., Goldman, A., Jacquemart, D., Jucks, K.W., Lafferty, W.J., Mandin, J.Y., Massie, S.T., Nemtchinov, V., Newnham, D.A., Perrin, A., Rinsland, C.P., Schroeder, J., Smith, K.M., Smith, M.A., Tang, K., Toth, R.A., Vander Auwera, J., Varanasi, P., Yoshino, K. (2003) "The HITRAN molecular spectroscopic database: Edition of 2000 including updates through 2001," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 82:1-4 pp. 5-44
  • Fischer, J., Gamache, R., Goldman, A., Rothman, L.S., Perrin, A. (2003) "Total internal partition sums for molecular species in the 2000 edition of the HITRAN database," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 82:1-4 pp. 401-412
  • Fischer, J., Gamache, R. (2002) "Partition sums for non-local thermodynamic equilibrium applications," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 74:3 pp. 273-284
  • Fischer, J., Gamache, R. (2002) "Total internal partition sums for molecules of astrophysical interest," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 74:3 pp. 263-272
  • Gamache, R. (2001) "Analytical evaluation of the Maxwell-Boltzmann velocity average in pressure-broadened half-width calculations," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 208:1 pp. 79-86
  • Gamache, R., Fischer, J. (2001) "Calculated half-widths and line shifts of water vapor transitions in the 0.7- m region and a comparison with published data," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 207:2 pp. 254-262
  • Gamache, R., Goldman, A. (2001) "Einstein A coefficient, integrated band intensity, and population factors: Application to the a1 g - X3 g - (0,0) O2 band," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 69:4 pp. 389-401
  • Gamache, R., Lacome, N., Pierre, G., Gabard, T. (2001) "Nitrogen broadening of SF6 transitions in the v3 band," Journal of Molecular Structure 599: pp. 279-292
  • Gamache, R., Lynch, R. (2000) "Argon-induced halfwidths and line shifts of water vapor transitions," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 64:5 pp. 439-456
  • Godon, M., Bauer, A., Gamache, R. (2000) "Continuum of water vapor mixed with methane: Absolute absorption at 239 GHz and linewidth calculations," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 202:2 pp. 293-302
  • Goldman, A., Gamache, R., Perrin, A., Flaud, J.M., Rinsland, C.P., Rothman, L.S. (2000) "HITRAN partition functions and weighted transition-moments squared," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 66:5 pp. 455-486
  • Priem, D., Colmont, J.M., Rohart, F., Wlodarczak, G., Gamache, R. (2000) "Relaxation and lineshape of the 500.4-Ghz line of ozone perturbed by N2 and O2," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 204:2 pp. 204-215
  • Gamache, R., Kennedy, S., Hawkins, R., Rothman, L.S. (2000) "Total internal partition sums for molecules in the terrestrial atmosphere," Journal of Molecular Structure 517-518: pp. 407-425
  • Claveau, C., Teffo, J.L., Hurtmans, D., Valentin, A., Gamache, R. (1999) "Line positions and absolute intensities in the laser bands of carbon-12 oxygen-17 isotopic species of carbon dioxide," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 193:1 pp. 15-32
  • Colmont, J.M., Priem, D., Wlodarczak, G., Gamache, R. (1999) "Measurements and calculations of the halfwidth of two rotational transitions of water vapor perturbed by N2, O2, and air," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 193:2 pp. 233-243
  • Jacquinet-Husson, N., Ari?, E., Ballard, J., Barbe, A., Bjoraker, G., Bonnet, B., Brown, L.R., Camy-Peyret, C., Champion, J.P., Ch?din, A., Chursin, A., Clerbaux, C., Duxbury, G., Flaud, J.M., Fourri?, N., Fayt, A., Graner, G., Gamache, R., Goldman, A., Golovko, V., Guelachvili, G., Hartmann, J.M., Hilico, J.C., Hillman, J., Lef?vre, G., Lellouch, E., Mikha?lenko, S.N., Naumenko, O.V., Nemtchinov, V., Newnham, D.A., Nikitin, A., Orphal, J., Perrin, A., Reuter, D.C., Rinsland, C.P., Rosenmann, L., Rothman, L.S., Scott, N.A., Selby, J., Sinitsa, L.N., Sirota, J.M., Smith, A.M., Smith, K.M., Tyuterev, V.G., Tipping, R.H., Urban, S., Varanasi, P., Weber, M. (1999) "The 1997 spectroscopic GEISA databank," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 62:2 pp. 205-254
  • Bauer, A., Godon, M., Carlier, J., Gamache, R. (1998) "Continuum in the windows of the water vapor spectrum. Absorption of H2O-Ar at 239 GHz and linewidth calculations," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 59:3-5 pp. 273-285
  • Steinfelda, J.I., Gamache, R. (1998) "Energy transfer and inelastic collisions in ozone," Spectrochimica Acta - Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 54:1 pp. 65-76
  • Gamache, R., Goldman, A., Rothman, L.S. (1998) "Improved spectral parameters for the three most abundant isotopomers of the oxygen molecule," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 59:3-5 pp. 495-509
  • Lynch, R., Gamache, R., Neshyba, S.P. (1998) "N2 and O2 induced halfwidths and line shifts of water vapor transitions in the (301) (000) and (221) (000) bands," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 59:6 pp. 595-613
  • Gamache, R., Lynch, R., Neshyba, S.P. (1998) "New developments in the theory of pressure-broadening and pressure-shifting of spectral lines of H2O: The complex Robert-Bonamy formalism," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 59:3-5 pp. 319-335
  • Lynch, R., Gamache, R., Neshyba, S.P. (1998) "Pressure broadening of H2O in the (301) (000) band: Effects of angular momentum and close intermolecular interactions," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 59:6 pp. 615-626
  • Gamache, R., Arie, E., Boursier, C., Hartmann, J.M. (1998) "Pressure-broadening and pressure-shifting of spectral lines of ozone," Spectrochimica Acta - Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 54:1 pp. 35-63
  • Jacquinet-Husson, N., Scott, N.A., Chedin, A., Bonnet, B., Barbe, A., Tyuterev, V.G., Champion, J.P., Winnewisser, M., Brown, L.R., Gamache, R., Golovko, V.F., Chursin, A.A. (1998) "The GEISA system in 1996: Towards an operational tool for the second generation vertical sounders radiance simulation," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 59:3-5 pp. 511-527
  • Rothman, L.S., Rinsland, C.P., Goldman, A., Massie, S.T., Edwards, D.P., Flaud, J.M., Perrin, A., Camy-Peyret, C., Dana, V., Mandin, J.Y., Schroeder, J., McCann, A., Gamache, R., Wattson, R.B., Yoshino, K., Chance, K.V., Jucks, K.W., Brown, L.R., Nemtchinov, V., Varanasi, P. (1998) "The HITRAN molecular spectroscopic database and HAWKS (HITRAN Atmospheric Workstation): 1996 edition," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 60:5 pp. 665-710
  • Edwards, D.P., Lopez-Puertas, M., Gamache, R. (1998) "The non-LTE correction to the vibrational component of the internal partition sum for atmospheric calculations," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 59:3-5 pp. 423-436
  • Gamache, R., Lynch, R., Plateaux, J.J., Barbe, A. (1997) "Halfwidths and line shifts of water vapor broadened by CO2: Measurements and complex Robert-Bonamy formalism calculations," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 57:4 pp. 485-496
  • Kennedy, S., Gamache, R. (1996) "A geometric-algebra treatment of the Feynman-Vernon-Hellwarth space in the two-state problem," American Journal of Physics 64:12 pp. 1475-1482
  • Bauer, A., Godon, M., Carlier, J., Gamache, R. (1996) "Absorption of a H 2O-CO 2 mixture in the atmospheric window at 239 GHz; H 2O-CO 2 linewidths and continuum," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 176:1 pp. 45-57
  • Lynch, R., Gamache, R., Neshyba, S.P. (1996) "Fully complex implementation of the Robert-Bonamy formalism: Half widths and line shifts of H2O broadened by N2," Journal of Chemical Physics 105:14 pp. 5711-5721
  • Gamache, R., Lynch, R., Brown, L.R. (1996) "Theoretical calculations of pressure broadening coefficients for H2O perturbed by hydrogen or helium gas," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 56:4 pp. 471-487
  • Gamache, R., Neshyba, S.P., Plateaux, J.J., Barbe, A., Regalia, L., Pollack, J.B. (1995) "CO2-Broadening of Water-Vapor Lines," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 170:1 pp. 131-151
  • Gamache, R., Hartmann, J.M., Rosenmann, L. (1994) "Collisional broadening of water vapor lines-I. A survey of experimental results," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 52:3-4 pp. 481-499
  • Neshyba, S.P., Lynch, R., Gamache, R., Gabard, T., Champion, J.P. (1994) "Pressure-induced widths and shifts for the v3 band of methane," The Journal of chemical physics 101:11 pp. 9412-9421
  • Chen, C.F., Reinisch, B.W., Scali, J.L., Huang, X., Gamache, R., Buonsanto, M.J., Ward, B.D. (1994) "The accuracy of ionogram-derived N(h) profiles," Advances in Space Research 14:12 pp. 43-46
  • Gamache, R., Rosenmann, L. (1994) "The Effects of Velocity Averaging in Broadening-Coefficient Calculations," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 164:2 pp. 489-499
  • Reinisch, B.W., Anderson, D., Gamache, R., Huang, X., Chen, C.F., Decker, D.T. (1994) "Validating ionospheric models with measured electron density profiles," Advances in Space Research 14:12 pp. 67-70
  • Neshyba, S.P., Gamache, R. (1993) "Improved line-broadening coefficents for asymmetric rotor molecules with application to ozone lines broadened by nitrogen," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 50:5 pp. 443-453
  • Bouazza, S., Barbe, A., Plateaux, J.J., Rosenmann, L., Hartmann, J.M., Camypeyret, C., Flaud, J.M., Gamache, R. (1993) "Measurements and Calculations of Room-Temperature Ozone Line-Broadening by N2 and O2 in the 1 + 3 Band," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 157:2 pp. 271-289
  • Flannery, C.C., Steinfeld, J.I., Gamache, R. (1993) "State-to-state ozone relaxation rates for O3-N2 collisions," The Journal of chemical physics 99:9 pp. 6495-6505
  • Rothman, L.S., Hawkins, R.L., Wattson, R.B., Gamache, R. (1992) "Energy levels, intensities, and linewidths of atmospheric carbon dioxide bands," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 48:5-6 pp. 537-566
  • Gamache, R., Rothman, L.S. (1992) "Extension of the HITRAN database to non-LTE applications," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 48:5-6 pp. 519-525
  • Rothman, L.S., Gamache, R., Tipping, R.H., Rinsland, C.P., Smith, M.A., Benner, D.C., Devi, V.M., Flaud, J.M., Camy-Peyret, C., Perrin, A., Goldman, A., Massie, S.T., Brown, L.R., Toth, R.A. (1992) "The HITRAN molecular database: Editions of 1991 and 1992," Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 48:5-6 pp. 469-507
  • Chen, C.F., Ward, B.D., Reinisch, B.W., Buonsanto, M.J., Gamache, R. (1991) "Ionosonde observations of the E-F valley and comparison with incoherent scatter radar profiles," Advances in Space Research 11:10 pp. 89-92
  • Reinisch, B.W., McNamara, L.F., Bullett, T., Gamache, R. (1991) "Statistical studies of the N(h) profile of the ionosphere using automatically scaled digital ionograms," Advances in Space Research 11:10 pp. 81-87
  • Reinisch, B.W., Gamache, R., Bossy, L.G. (1990) "Ionospheric characteristics for IRI in real time," Advances in Space Research 10:8 pp. 25-34
  • Gamache, R., Hawkins, R.L., Rothman, L.S. (1990) "Total internal partition sums in the temperature range 70-3000 K: Atmospheric linear molecules," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 142:2 pp. 205-219
  • Bossy, L., Gamache, R., Reinisch, B.W. (1988) "Lay-functions for F2 profiles," Advances in Space Research 8:4 pp. 201-204
  • Reinisch, B.W., Gamache, R., Xueqin, H., McNamara, L.F. (1988) "Real time electron density profiles from ionograms," Advances in Space Research 8:4 pp. 63-72
  • Gamache, R., Rothman, L.S. (1988) "Temperature dependence of N2-broadened halfwidths of water vapor: The pure rotation and 2 bands," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 128:2 pp. 360-369
  • Gamache, R. (1985) "Temperature dependence of N2-broadened halfwidths of ozone," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 114:1 pp. 31-41
  • Gamache, R., Davies, R.W. (1985) "Theoretical N2-, O2-, and air-broadened halfwidths of 16O3 calculated by quantum Fourier transform theory with realistic collision dynamics," Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 109:2 pp. 283-299
  • Rothman, L.S., Gamache, R., Barbe, A., Goldman, A., Gillis, J.R., Brown, L.R., Toth, R.A., Flaud, J.M., Camy-Peyret, C. (1983) "AFGL ATMOSPHERIC ABSORPTION LINE PARAMETERS COMPILATION: 1982 EDITION.," Applied Optics 22:15 pp. 2247-2256
  • Rothman, L.S., Goldman, A., Gillis, J.R., Gamache, R., Pickett, H.M., Poynter, R.L., Husson, N., Chedin, A. (1983) "AFGL TRACE GAS COMPILATION: 1982 VERSION.," Applied Optics 22:11 pp. 1616-1627
  • Reinisch, B.W., Gamache, R., Tang, J.S. (1983) "Automatic electron density profiles from digital ionograms.," Propagation factors affecting remote sensing by radio waves, Proc.symposium, Oberammergau, 1983, (Advisory Group for Aerospace Research & Development; AGARD-CP-345)
  • Gamache, R., Davies, R.W. (1983) "THEORETICAL CALCULATIONS OF N//2-BROADENED HALFWIDTHS OF H//2O USING QUANTUM FOURIER TRANSFORM THEORY.," Applied Optics 22:24 pp. 4013-4019
  • Gamache, R., Cade, P.E. (1981) "The electronic structure of hydroxyl molecules trapped in small neon clusters," The Journal of chemical physics 74:9 pp. 5197-5215

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

  • Line Shape Parameters in Support of Remote Sensing of Earth's and Planetary Atmospheres (2012), Grant - National Science Foundation
  • Line Shape Parameters and Their Temperature Dependence for Molecules of Importance (2008), Grant -
    Gamache, R. (Principal)