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Upper Tropical Tropospheric COS

October 1st, 2007 · No Comments

For the ATOC Journal Club I discussed a paper entitled Enhance Upper Tropical Tropospheric COS: Impact on the stratospheric aerosol layer, by J. Notholt et al. 2003. First what is COS, well it is carbonyl sulfide, which is created when carbonyl (carbon and oxygen) forms a double bond with sulfur. COS converts to sulfur dioxide [...]

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Tags: aerosols · ATOC Journal Club · stratosphere

Year 2100: Yup, Even Hotter!

September 27th, 2007 · 3 Comments

Editor’s note:  We are proud to begin presenting summaries of the presentations made at the weekly ATOC Journal Club.  Below is the first posting, by Jason English, based on a talk he gave yesterday.  We hope these postings will serve as a useful forum for post-Journal Club discussions.  Enjoy!  -Sean In July, Chen et. al. [...]

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Tags: aerosols · ATOC Journal Club · climate · global warming · modeling · troposphere