The MPI-Mainz UV/VIS Spectral Atlas

of Gaseous Molecules of Atmospheric Interest

Hannelore Keller-Rudek1, Geert K. Moortgat2, Rolf Sander2, Rüdiger Sörensen1

1Satellite Group

2Atmospheric Chemistry Division

Max-Planck Institute for Chemistry
Mainz, Germany


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When referring to the Spectral Atlas, please cite our publication:

Keller-Rudek, H., Moortgat, G. K., Sander, R., and Sörensen, R.: The MPI-Mainz UV/VIS spectral atlas of gaseous molecules of atmospheric interest, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 5, 365–373, (2013), DOI: 10.5194/essd-5-365-2013

Cross Sections / Aromatic compounds / Benzene, biphenyl / C6H6 / Bunch(1958)_298K_43.33-133.45nm

DATAFILE: C6H6_Bunch(1958)_298K_43.33-133.45nm.txt
NAME: benzene
AUTHOR(YEAR): Bunch(1958)
T: 298K
λ: 43.33-133.45nm
BIBLIOGRAPHY: S.M. Bunch, G.R. Cook, M. Ogawa, and A.W. Ehler, "Absorption coefficients of C6H6 and H2 in the vacuum ultraviolet", J. Chem. Phys. 28, 740-741 (1958); DOI: 10.1063/1.1744246
COMMENTS: Photographic method, grazing incidence spectrograph

Absorption coefficients k(atm, 273 K)-1 cm-1 (base e) listed in Table I. have been converted to absorption cross sections; conversion factor 3.72×10-20

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