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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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

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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
AgBr silver bromide 7785-23-1
AgCl silver chloride 7783-90-6
AgI silver iodide 7783-96-2
Al(CH3)3 trimethylaluminium, TMAl 75-24-1
AlO aluminium monoxide 14457-64-8
As(C2H5)3 triethylarsine, TEAs 617-75-4
As(CH3)3 trimethylarsine, TMAs 593-88-4
AsH3 arsenic trihydride 7784-42-1
(C2H5)In(CH3)2 ethyldimethylindium, EDMIn 102091-56-5
C6H5SeCH3 methyl phenyl selenide 4346-64-9
C6H5SeH benzeneselenol 645-96-5
Cd(CH3)2 dimethylcadmium 506-82-1
Cr(CO)6 chromium hexacarbonyl 13007-92-6
Fe2Br6 iron tribromide dimer
Fe2Cl6 iron trichloride dimer 16480-60-7
FeAlCl6 mixed iron aluminium trichloride dimer 57606-43-6
FeCl3 iron trichloride 7705-08-0
Ga(C2H5)3 triethylgallium, TEGa 1115-99-7
Ga(CH3)3 trimethylgallium, TMGa 1445-79-0
GeCl4 tetrachlorogermane, germanium tetrachloride 10038-98-9
GeF4 tetrafluorogermane, germanium tetrafluoride 7783-58-6
GeH4 germane 7782-65-2
HgBr2 mercury dibromide, mercury(II) bromide 7789-47-1
Hg(CH3)2 dimethylmercury 593-74-8
HgCl2 mercury dichloride, mercury(II) chloride 7487-94-7
HgI2 mercury diiodide, mercury(II) iodide 7774-29-0
In(CH3)3 trimethylindium 3385-78-2
KrF2 krypton difluoride 13773-81-4
Mo(CO)6 molybdenum hexacarbonyl 13939-06-5
SbBr3 antimony tribromide 7789-61-9
SbCl3 antimony trichloride 10025-91-9
SbCl5 antimony pentachloride 7647-18-9
SnBr2 tin dibromide, tin(II) bromide 10031-24-0
Sn(CH3)4 tin tetramethyl, tetramethylstannane 594-27-4
SnCl2 tin dichloride, tin(II) chloride 7772-99-8
SnCl4 tin tetrachloride, tetrachlorostannane 7646-78-8
SnH3CH3 methylstannane 1631-78-3
SnH4 stannane 2406-52-2
SnI2 tin diiodide, tin(II) iodide 10294-70-9
Te(C2H5)2 diethyltellurium 627-54-3
TiCl4 titanium tetrachloride 7550-45-0
TlBr thallium bromide 7789-40-4
TlCl thallium chloride 7791-12-0
TlI thallium iodide 7790-30-9
UF6 uranium hexafluoride 7781-81-5
VBr4 vanadium tetrabromide 13595-30-7
VCl4 vanadium tetrachloride 7632-51-1
VI4 vanadium tetraiodide 15831-18-2
VOBr3 vanadium oxytribromide
VOCl3 vanadium oxytrichloride 7727-18-6
W(CO)6 tungsten hexacarbonyl 14040-11-0
XeO4 xenon tetroxide 12340-14-6
Zn(CH3)2 dimethylzinc 557-20-0

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