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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Contact, Imprint, 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

Cross Sections / Alkenes,polyenes+radicals / Polyenes

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
1,3-c-C6H8 1,3-cyclohexadiene 592-57-4
1,4-c-C6H8 1,4-cyclohexadiene 628-41-1
C7H8 2,5-norbornadiene, bicyclo[2,2,1]hepta-2,5-diene 121-46-0
c-C7H8 cyclohepta-1,3,5-triene 544-25-2
CD2=C(CD3)CD=CD2 2-methyl-1,3-butadiene-d8, isoprene-d8
CH2=C=CH2 propadiene, allene 463-49-0
CH2=C(CH3)C(CH3)=CH2 2,3-dimethyl-1,3-butadiene 513-81-5
CH2=C(CH3)CH=CH2 2-methyl-1,3-butadiene, isoprene 78-79-5
CH2=C=CHC2H5 1,2-pentadiene 591-95-7
CH2=C=CHCH3 1,2-butadiene 590-19-2
CH2=CHCH2CH2CH=CH2 1,5-hexadiene 592-42-7
CH2=CHCH2CH=CH2 1,4-pentadiene 591-93-5
CH2=CHCH=CH2 1,3-butadiene 106-99-0
CH3CH=C=CHCH3 2,3-pentadiene 591-96-8
cis-CH2=CHCH=CHCH3 cis-1,3-pentadiene, cis-piperylene 1574-41-0
trans-CH2=CHCH=CHCH3 trans-1,3-pentadiene, trans-piperylene 2004-70-8

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