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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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