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 / Aromatic compounds / Nitro compounds

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
C6H2(CH3)(NO2)3 1-methyl-2,4,6-trinitrobenzol, 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene, TNT 118-96-7
C6H5NO nitrosobenzene 586-96-9
C6H5NO2 nitrobenzene 98-95-3
m-C6H4(CH3)(NO2) m-nitrotoluene 99-08-1
m-C6H4CHO(NO2) m-nitrobenzaldehyde 99-61-6
m-C6H4(NO2)2 m-dinitrobenzene 99-65-0
m-C6H4(NO2)Cl m-nitrochlorobenzene 121-73-3
m-CH3-o-C6H3(OH)(NO2) 3-methyl-2-nitrophenol 4920-77-8
o-C6H4(CH3)(NO2) o-nitrotoluene 88-72-2
o-C6H4CHO(NO2) o-nitrobenzaldehyde 552-89-6
o-C6H4(NO2)2 o-dinitrobenzene 528-29-0
o-C6H4(NO2)Br o-nitrobromobenzene 577-19-5
o-C6H4(NO2)Cl o-nitrochlorobenzene 88-73-3
o-C6H4(OH)(NO2) o-nitrophenol, 2-nitrophenol 88-75-5
p-C6H4(CH3)(NO2) p-nitrotoluene 99-99-0
p-C6H4CHO(NO2) p-nitrobenzaldehyde 555-16-8
p-C6H4(NO2)2 p-dinitrobenzene 100-25-4
p-C6H4(NO2)Br p-nitrobromobenzene 586-78-7
p-C6H4(NO2)Cl p-nitrochlorobenzene 100-00-5
p-C6H4(OCH3)(NO2) p-nitroanisole 100-17-4
p-CH3-o-C6H3(OH)(NO2) 4-methyl-2-nitrophenol 119-33-5

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