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 / Polycyclic

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-C10H7CH3 1-methylnaphthalene 90-12-0
2-C10H7C2H5 2-ethylnaphthalene 939-27-5
C10H7Cl 1-chloronaphthalene 90-13-1
C10H8 naphthalene 91-20-3
C10H8(5.3.0) azulene, cyclopentacycloheptene, bicyclo[5.3.0]decapentaene 275-51-4
C12H8 biphenylene 259-79-0
C13H8O2 xanthone 90-47-1
C14H10(an) anthracene 120-12-7
C14H10(ph) phenanthrene 85-01-8
C16H10 pyrene 129-00-0
C16H9Br 1-bromopyrene 1714-29-0

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