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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Quantum Yields


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 / Halogens+mixed halogens

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
Br2 bromine 7726-95-6
Br4,(Br2)2 bromine dimer
BrCl bromine monochloride 13863-41-7
BrF5 bromine pentafluoride 7789-30-2
Cl2 chlorine 7782-50-5
ClF chlorine monofluoride 7790-89-8
ClF3 chlorine trifluoride 7790-91-2
ClF5 chlorine pentafluoride 13637-63-3
F2 fluorine 7782-41-4
I2 iodine 7553-56-2
IBr iodine monobromide 7789-33-5
ICl iodine monochloride 7790-99-0

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