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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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 / Halogen oxides / Br oxides / BrO / JPL-2002(2002)_298K_302.5-372.5nm(rec)

DATAFILE: BrO_JPL-2002(2002)_298K_302.5-372.5nm(rec).txt
NAME: bromine monoxide
AUTHOR(YEAR): JPL-2002(2002)
T: 298K
λ: 302.5-372.5nm(rec)
BIBLIOGRAPHY: S.P. Sander, R.R. Friedl, D.M. Golden, M.J. Kurylo, R.E. Huie, V.L. Orkin, G.K. Moortgat, A.R. Ravishankara, C.E. Kolb, M.J. Molina, and B.J. Finlayson-Pitts, "Chemical Kinetics and Photochemical Data for Use in Atmospheric Studies. Evaluation Number 14", JPL Publication 02-25, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, 2002;
COMMENTS: JPL-2002 recommendation, adopting the earlier recommendation of

W.B. DeMore, S.P. Sander, D.M. Golden, R.F. Hampson, M.J. Kurylo, C.J. Howard, A.R. Ravishankara, C.E. Kolb, and M.J. Molina, "Chemical Kinetics and Photochemical Data for Use in Stratospheric Modeling. Evaluation Number 12", JPL Publication 97-4, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, 1997;,

who took the averages over 5-nm intervals from

R.A. Cox, D.W. Sheppard, and M.P. Stevens, "Absorption coefficients and kinetics of the BrO radical using molecular modulation," J. Photochem. 19, 189-207 (1982); DOI: 10.1016/0047-2670(82)80022-1

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