The MPI-Mainz UV/VIS Spectral Atlas

of Gaseous Molecules of Atmospheric Interest

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

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1Satellite Group

2Atmospheric Chemistry Division

Max-Planck Institute for Chemistry
Mainz, Germany


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Quantum Yields


Contact, Impressum, Acknowledgements

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 / Ethers+alkyl radicals / Cyclic ethers

Selecting one of the species leads to the list of the corresponding data files alphabetically sorted by the name of the first author.


Formula Name CAS RN
1,2-C5H8O 1,2-epoxycyclopentane, cyclopentene oxide, 285-67-6
1,3-C4H8O2 1,3-dioxane 505-22-6
1,4-C4H6O2 1,4-dioxene 543-75-9
1,4-C4H7O2 alkyl radical of 1,4-dioxane
1,4-C4H8O2 1,4-dioxane 123-91-1
2,3-C4H6O 2,3-dihydrofuran 1191-99-7
2,5-C4H6O 2,5-dihydrofuran 1708-29-8
3,4-C6H8O 3,4-epoxycyclohexene 6705-51-7
4,5-C6H8O 4,5-epoxycyclohexene 6253-27-6
C2H4O ethylene oxide 75-21-8
C3H6O trimethylene oxide 503-30-0
C4D4O furan-d4 6142-90-1
C4H4O furan 110-00-9
C4H6O2 tetrahydrofuran-3-one 222929-52-8
C4H8O tetrahydrofuran, THF 109-99-9
C5H10O tetrahydropyran 142-68-7
C5H8O 3,4-dihydro-2H-pyran 110-87-2
(CH3)2C4H4O(CH3)2 2,2,5,5-tetramethyltetrahydrofuran, 2,2,5,5-tetramethyloxolane 15045-43-9
(CH3)C3H5O2 2-methyl-1,3-dioxolane 497-26-7
(CH3)C4H5O 2,3-dihydro-5-methylfuran 1487-15-6
(CH3)C4H7O 2-methyltetrahydrofuran, 96-47-9
cis-C4H6O(CH3)2 cis-2,5-dimethyltetrahydrofuran 2144-41-4
trans-C4H6O(CH3)2 trans-2,5-dimethyltetrahydrofuran 2390-94-5

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