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 / Organics (carbonyls) / Esters

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
C5H9COOCH3 methylcyclopentane carboxylate, cyclopentanoic acid methyl ester 4630-80-2
C(CH3)C(O)OCH3 methyl methacrylate, MEMEAC 80-62-6
(CH3)2CHCH2C(O)OCH3 isobutyl acetate, isobutyl ester 110-19-0
(CH3)3CC(O)OCH3 2,2-dimethylpropanoic acid methyl ester, methyl pivalate 598-98-1
CH3C(O)OC2H5 ethyl acetate, acetic acid ethyl ester 141-78-6
CH3C(O)OCH3 methyl acetate, acetic acid methyl ester 79-20-9
CH3C(O)OCH=CH2 vinyl acetate, acetic acid vinyl ester 108-05-4
CHC(O)OCH2CH3 ethyl acrylate, ETAC 140-88-5
CHC(O)OCH3 methyl acrylate, MEAC 96-33-3
HC(O)OC2H5 ethyl formate 109-94-4
HC(O)OC3H7 n-propyl formate 110-74-7
HC(O)OC4H9 n-butyl formate 592-84-7
HC(O)OCH2CH=CH2 allyl formate 1838-59-1
HC(O)OCH2CH(CH3)2 isobutyl formate 542-55-2
HC(O)OCH3 methyl formate 107-31-3

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