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AMT | Articles | Volume 12, issue 1
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 691–702, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-691-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 691–702, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-691-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 31 Jan 2019

Research article | 31 Jan 2019

Characterization of the particle emission from a ship operating at sea using an unmanned aerial vehicle

Tommaso F. Villa et al.
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This research demonstrates the use of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to characterize the gaseous and diesel particle emissions of a ship at sea. The field study was part of the research voyage “The Great Barrier Reef as a significant source of climatically relevant aerosol particles” on board the RV Investigator around the Australian Great Barrier Reef. Measurements of the RV Investigator exhaust plume were carried out while the ship was operating at sea, at a steady engine load.
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