Dr. Brian M. Crosland, Ph.D., P.Eng.

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Air Emissions Research Scientist
  • Upstream oil & gas air issues research
  • Flaring, including black carbon, methane, VOC emissions
  • Hydrocarbon liquids storage tank emissions
Natural Resources Canada

Key publications

Johnson, M.R., Crosland, B.M., McEwen, J.D., Hager, D.B., Armitage, J.R., Karimi-Golpayegani, M., Picard, D.J., "Estimating fugitive methane emissions from oil sands mining using extractive core samples." Atmospheric Environment, 144 (2016): 111-123. DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.08.073.

Crosland, B.M., Thomson, K.A., Johnson, M.R., "Simultaneous Instantaneous Measurements of Soot Volume Fraction, Primary Particle Diameter, and Aggregate Size in Turbulent Buoyant Diffusion Flames." Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 35 2 (2015). DOI: 10.1016/j.proci.2014.06.003.


Crosland, B.M., Thomson, K.A., Johnson, M.R., "Instantaneous In-Flame Measurement of Soot Volume Fraction, Primary Particle Diameter and Aggregate Radius of Gyration via Auto-Compensating Laser-Induced Incandescence and Two-angle Elastic Light Scattering." Applied Physics B, 112 3 (2013): 381-393. DOI: 10.1007/s00340-013-5539-6.


Crosland, B.M., Johnson, M.R., Thomson, K.A., "Diffuse Surface Calibration Method to Improve Accuracy and Dynamic Range of Aerosol Elastic Light Scattering Measurements." Applied Physics B, 110 3 (2013): 315-320. DOI: 10.1007/s00340-013-5357-x.


Köhler, M., Geigle, K.P., Meier, W., Crosland, B.M., Thomson, K.A., Smallwood, G.J., "Sooting turbulent jet flame: characterization and quantitative soot measurements." Applied Physics B, 104 2 (2011): 409-425. DOI: 10.1007/s00340-011-4373-y.


Crosland, B.M., Johnson, M.R., Thomson, K.A., "Analysis of uncertainties in instantaneous soot volume fraction measurements using two-dimensional, auto-compensating, laser-induced incandescence (2D-AC-LII)." Applied Physics B, 102 1 (2011): 173-183. DOI: 10.1007/s00340-010-4130-7.


Crosland, B.M., Johnson, M.R. and Matida, E.A., "Characterization of the Spray Velocities from a Pressurized Metered-Dose Inhaler." Journal of Aerosol Medicine and Pulmonary Drug Delivery, 22 2 (2009): 85-98. DOI: 10.1089/jamp.2008.0687.