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SOLAS-Rhamble: Roscoff experiment Halocarbon measurements

Update Frequency: As Needed
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2010-03-23
Download Stats: last 12 months
Dataset Size: 2 Files | 71KB


The overall aim of the UK Surface Ocean / Lower Atmosphere Study (UK SOLAS) is to advance understanding of environmentally significant interactions between the atmosphere and ocean, focusing on material exchanges that involve ocean productivity, atmospheric composition and climate. The knowledge obtained will improve the predictability of climate change and give insights into the distribution and fate of persistent pollutants. The dataset contains biological and chemical measurements such as: major nutrients and trace metal concentrations in aerosol and rain samples, chemical analyses of inorganic micro-nutrients, dissolved and particulate trace metal and carbon analyses, dissolved nitrogen and organic phosphate, biological measurements including phytoplankton pigments, bacteria, picoplankton and larger phytoplankton abundance.

Citable as:  Jones, C. (2010): SOLAS-Rhamble: Roscoff experiment Halocarbon measurements. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation.
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: Rhamble, Roscoff, chemistry


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Use of these data is covered by the following licence: When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data lineage:

Data supplied by campaign participants.

Data Quality:
research data
File Format:
Data are NASA Ames formatted

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Process overview

This dataset was generated by instruments deployed on platforms as listed below.

Instrument/Platform pairings

York: Gas Chromatography MS (GCMS) Deployed on: Roscoff, France
Output Description


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  • names: 1-C3H7I ppt
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  • names: 2-C3H7I ppt
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  • names: C2H5I ppt
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  • names: CH2Br2 ppt
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  • names: CH2I2 ppt
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  • names: CH2IBr ppt
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  • names: CH2ICl ppt
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  • names: CHBr3 ppt
  • long_name: Halocarbons
  • gcmd_url:
  • gcmd_keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Chemistry/Halons and Halogens > Halocarbons
  • names:, EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Chemistry/Halons and Halogens > Halocarbons
  • units: GMT
  • names: end sample time
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  • names: error flag 1-C3H7I
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  • names: error flag C2H5I
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  • names: error flag CH2Br2
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  • names: error flag CH2I2
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  • names: error flag CH2IBr
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  • names: error flag CH2ICl
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  • names: error flag CHBr3
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  • names: uncertainty 1-C3H7I
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  • names: uncertainty 2-C3H7I
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  • names: uncertainty C2H5I
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  • names: uncertainty CH2Br2
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  • names: uncertainty CH2I2
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  • names: uncertainty CH2IBr
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  • names: uncertainty CH2ICl
  • units: None
  • names: uncertainty CHBr3

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