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 / Silicon compounds / Si(CH3)4 / Alexander(1972)_298K_135.2-183.8nm

DATAFILE: Si(CH3)4_Alexander(1972)_298K_135.2-183.8nm.txt
NAME: tetramethylsilane
AUTHOR(YEAR): Alexander(1972)
T: 298K
λ: 135.2-183.8nm
BIBLIOGRAPHY: A.G. Alexander, O.P. Strausz, R. Pottier, and G.P. Semeluk, "The vacuum ultraviolet spectra of methylated silanes", Chem. Phys. Lett. 13, 608-609 (1972); DOI: 10.1016/0009-2614(72)85027-9
COMMENTS: Absorption measuremets using a VUV double beam spectrometer and a the continuum of a deuterium discharge lamp as a light source

Extinction coefficients plotted in Fig.4 have been digitized and converted to absorption cross sections (conversion factor 3.8235×10-21)

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