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 / Organics (carbonyls) / Bicarbonyls / CH3COCOH / Meller(1991)_296K_219-493nm(1nm)

DATAFILE: CH3COCOH_Meller(1991)_296K_219-493nm(1nm).txt
NAME: methylglyoxal, MGLY
AUTHOR(YEAR): Meller(1991)
T: 296K
λ: 219-493nm(1nm)
BIBLIOGRAPHY: R. Meller, W. Raber, J.N. Crowley, M.E. Jenkin, and G.K. Moortgat, "The UV-visible absorption spectrum of methylglyoxal", J. Photochem. Photobiol. A: Chem. 62, 163-171 (1991); DOI: 10.1016/1010-6030(91)87017-P
COMMENTS: High-resolution (0.07 nm) absorption measurements using a diode array spectrometer

Averages over 1-nm intervals of the high-resolution spectrum as listed in Table 3

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