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Volume 9, issue 4
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 1431–1447, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-1431-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
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Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 1431–1447, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-1431-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 04 Apr 2016

Research article | 04 Apr 2016

Investigation of potential interferences in the detection of atmospheric ROx radicals by laser-induced fluorescence under dark conditions

Hendrik Fuchs et al.
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The hydroxyl radical is the key reactant that controls the chemical transformation of pollutants in the atmosphere. Observations of nighttime radicals concentrations were larger than predicted by models in field campaigns in forested and urban environments. Here, we investigated, if measurements could have been affected by artifacts. No significant interferences were found for atmospheric concentrations of reactants in ozonolysis experiments, but small artificats from nitrate radicals.
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