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 / Halogeno-alkanes+radicals / Freons-CFC(C,F,Cl) / CF2Cl2(CFC-12) / Chou(1977)_212K_193.2-213.9nm

DATAFILE: CF2Cl2(CFC-12)_Chou(1977)_212K_193.2-213.9nm.txt
NAME: difluorodichloromethane (CFC-12)
AUTHOR(YEAR): Chou(1977)
T: 212K
λ: 193.2-213.9nm
BIBLIOGRAPHY: C.C. Chou, W.S. Smith, H. Vera Ruiz, K. Moe, G. Crescentini, M.J. Molina, and F.S. Rowland, "The temperature dependences of the ultraviolet absorption cross section of CF2Cl2 and CCl3F, and their stratospheric significance", J. Phys. Chem. 81, 286-290 (1977); DOI: 10.1021/j100519a002
COMMENTS: Absorption measurements with a nitrogen-purged Cary 14 ultraviolet spectrometer and a temperature controlled absorption cell equipped with a cooling jacket and Suprasil quartz windows

σ(T)/σ(296 K) values plotted in Fig. 2 have been digitized and multiplied by the absolute values for 296 K

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