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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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 / Aromatic compounds / Aromatic ethers / C6H5OCH3 / Shastri(2020)_298K_106.87-235.15nm(I)

DATAFILE: C6H5OCH3_Shastri(2020)_298K_106.87-235.15nm(I).txt
NAME: anisole, phenyl methyl ether, methoxybenzene
AUTHOR(YEAR): Shastri(2020)
T: 298K
λ: 106.87-235.15nm(I)
BIBLIOGRAPHY: A. Shastri A.K. Das, and B.N. Rajasekhar, "The electronic absorption spectrum of anisole studied by photoabsorption spectroscopy and quantum chemical calculations", J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 242, 106782 (2020); DOI: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2019.106782
COMMENTS: High-resolution (0.02 nm) absorption measurements using sychrotron radiation as a light source

Absorbances (in arbitrary units) vs. photon energy (5.27--11.60 eV) plotted in Fig. 3 have been digitized and scaled to

σmax(185.17 nm) = 1.95 × 10-16 cm2 molecule-1 observed by

K. Kimura and S. Nagakura, "Vacuum ultra-violet absorption spectra of various mono-substituted benzenes", Mol. Phys. 9, 117-135 (1965); DOI: 10.1080/00268976500100141

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