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 / Halogeno-alkanes+radicals / Freons-HCFC(C,H,F,Cl) / CF3CHFCl(HCFC-124) / IUPAC(2008)_298K_190-228nm(rec)

DATAFILE: CF3CHFCl(HCFC-124)_IUPAC(2008)_298K_190-228nm(rec).txt
NAME: 1,1,1,2-tetrafluoro-2-chloroethane (HCFC-124)
T: 298K
λ: 190-228nm(rec)
BIBLIOGRAPHY: R. Atkinson, D.L. Baulch, R.A. Cox, J.N. Crowley, R.F. Hampson, R.G. Hynes, M.E. Jenkin, M.J. Rossi, J. Troe, and T.J. Wallington, "Evaluated kinetic and photochemical data for atmospheric chemistry: Volume IV - gas phase reactions of organic halogen species", Atmos. Chem. Phys. 8, 4141-4496 (2008); DOI: 10.5194/acp-8-4141-2008
COMMENTS: IUPAC(2008) recommendation:

The preferred values of the absorption cross-sections at 298 K are the averages of the values reported by

J.J. Orlando, J.B. Burkholder, S.A. McKeen, and A.R. Ravishankara, "Atmospheric fate of several hydrofluoroethanes and hydrochloroethanes. 2. UV absorption cross sections and atmospheric lifetimes," J. Geophys. Res. 96(D3), 5013-5023 (1991); DOI: 10.1029/90JD02734, and

D. Gillotay and P.C. Simon, "Temperature-dependence of ultraviolet absorption cross-sections of alternative chlorofluoroethanes," J. Atmos. Chem. 12, 269-285 (1991); DOI: 10.1007/BF00048076; Aeronomica Acta A 358, 1-27 (1991)

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