Atmospheric Measurements during POPCORN — Characterisation by Christian Plass-Dülmer, Theo Brauers (auth.), J. Rudolph, R.

By Christian Plass-Dülmer, Theo Brauers (auth.), J. Rudolph, R. Koppmann (eds.)

Present coverage concerns challenge the relief of ozone degrees via controlling its precursors, NOx and unstable natural compounds (VOC). VOC are emitted from anthropogenic and biogenic assets. while our knowing of VOC emissions from anthropogenic assets has complicated considerably lately, there's nonetheless an absence of information about the contribution of biogenic VOC to the finances of natural hint gases and their impression at the formation of ozone within the troposphere. bettering ozone relief recommendations sooner or later calls for a close knowing of the chemical procedures within the troposphere.
This e-book contains the result of atmospheric measurements bought in the course of the box crusade POPCORN (Photo-Oxidant Formation by way of Plant Emitted Compounds and OH Radicals in North-Eastern Germany) which used to be performed to enquire the position and effect of biogenic hint gases on tropospheric chemistry. This quantity describes meteorological occasions and origins of air plenty in the course of the crusade, and offers measurements of various hint gases, sunlight radiation and photolysis frequencies. unique consciousness is given to OH radical measurements and the in-situ comparability of the 2 OH dimension techniques.

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Lett. 23, 3599-3602. , MUller, K. , 1998: Peroxyacetylnitrate (PAN) measurements during the POPCORN campaign, this issue. Thompson, A. , 1995: Measuring and modeling the tropospheric hydroxyl radical (OH), 1. Atmos. Sci. 52, 3315-3327. A. , MUller, K. , 1998: Measurements of volatile organic compounds (YOC) during POPCORN 1994 applying a new on-line GC-MS-technique, this issue. , Hanisco, T. , Cohen, R. , Stimpfte, R. , Lapson, L. , and Anderson, J. , 1995: In situ measurements of OH and H02 in the upper troposphere and stratosphere, 1.

Particles can influence the efficiency of the optical instruments being used for the detection of trace gases and free radicals. * Now at: Deutscher Wetterdienst, Meteorologisches Observatorium Hohenpeissenberg, 82383 Hohenpeissenberg, Germany 34 THEO BRAUERS ET AL. In this paper, we present a comprehensive set of meteorological parameters (pressure, temperature, humidity, wind speed, wind direction), ozone mixing ratios, aerosol parameters (aerosol scattering cross section, condensation nuclei concentration), and solar radiation (global radiation, photolysis frequencies of ozone and nitrogen dioxide), all measured continuously on the site.

5. , this issue). , 1996). Local budgets of PAN predict for daytime generally higher PAN formation rates than the actually observed increase rates. A consequence of the enhanced PAN production due to local emissions of acetaldehyde, an important PAN precursor, is a net export of PAN from the study area. The export rate of 'excess PAN' is in the range of some hundred ppt/h (~106 cm- 3 S-l) and has only little impact on the local NO x concentration. , this issue). 6. , this issue). The budget of ozone very strongly reflects the variation of the height of the inversion layer.

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