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 / Halogeno-alkenes+radicals / Chloroalkenes / CCl2=CCl2 / JPL-2019(2020)_298K_121.567-270nm(rec)

DATAFILE: CCl2=CCl2_JPL-2019(2020)_298K_121.567-270nm(rec).txt
NAME: tetrachloroethene
AUTHOR(YEAR): JPL-2019(2020)
T: 298K
λ: 121.567-270nm(rec)
BIBLIOGRAPHY: J. B. Burkholder, S. P. Sander, J. Abbatt, J. R. Barker, C. Cappa, J. D. Crounse, T. S. Dibble, R. E. Huie, C. E. Kolb, M. J. Kurylo, V. L. Orkin, C. J. Percival, D. M. Wilmouth, and P. H. Wine, "Chemical Kinetics and Photochemical Data for Use in Atmospheric Studies, Evaluation No. 19", JPL Publication 19-5, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, 2019,
COMMENTS: JPL-2019(2020) recommendation:

121.567 nm, derived from the VUV spectrum reported by

S. Eden, B. Barc, N.J. Mason, S.V. Hoffmann, Y. Nunes, and P. Limão-Vieira, "Electronic state spectroscopy of C2Cl4", Chem. Phys. 365, 150-157 (2009); DOI: 10.1016/j.chemphys.2009.10.010,

184-270 nm, data at 2-nm intervals from Eden et al.

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