Articles | Volume 11, issue 22
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 11591–11615, 2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-11591-2011
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 11591–11615, 2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-11591-2011

Research article 22 Nov 2011

Research article | 22 Nov 2011

Field determination of biomass burning emission ratios and factors via open-path FTIR spectroscopy and fire radiative power assessment: headfire, backfire and residual smouldering combustion in African savannahs

M. J. Wooster et al.

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Subject: Gases | Research Activity: Field Measurements | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Chemistry (chemical composition and reactions)
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