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OP3-1 Campaign: Manchester/UFAM Aerosol Mass Spectrometer (AMS) chemistry measurements at Bukit Atur

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2009-07-17
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

This dataset contains measurements of organic mass, sulphate mass, nitrate mass, ammonium mass and chloride mass.

Oxidant and Particle Photochemical Processes above a South-East Asian tropical rain forest (OP3-Danum-08) is a 3-year Consortium Grant of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), beginning 1 October 2007.

The objectives of the OP3 project are (i) to understand how emissions of reactive trace gases from a tropical rain forest mediate the production and processing of oxidants and particles in the troposphere, and (ii) to better understand the impact of these processes on local, regional and global scale atmospheric composition, chemistry and climate.

Citable as:  Natural Environment Research Council; Robinson, N.; Hewitt, N. (2009): OP3-1 Campaign: Manchester/UFAM Aerosol Mass Spectrometer (AMS) chemistry measurements at Bukit Atur. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation. http://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/bbec8777b4fa0b76798d2c3f1f2e1216
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: OP3-1, Chemistry

Details

Previous Info:
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Previously used record identifiers:
http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/view/badc.nerc.ac.uk__ATOM__dep_12478231395227834
Access rules:
Public data: access to these data is available to both registered and non-registered users.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data lineage:

Data were obtained during ground-based measurement periods at the Danum Valley Research centre (7th April - 4th May 2008 and 21st June - 27th July 2008), and by the FAAM (Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements) BAe 146 aircraft. Data were provided to the BADC as the OP3 campaign was underway, but may be updated with additional data.

Data Quality:
Research data from the OP3 campaign.
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.
Output Description None
  • units: ug m-3
  • names: Chloride mass
  • units: ug m-3
  • names: Nitrate mass
  • units: ug m-3
  • names: Organic mass
  • units: ug m-3
  • names: Ammonium mass
  • units: ug m-3
  • names: Sulphate mass

Co-ordinate Variables

Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
2008-04-04T00:00:00
End time:
2008-04-06T00:00:00
Geographic Extent

 
5.5000°
 
117.0000°
 
118.0000°
 
4.5000°