Articles | Volume 11, issue 24
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12663–12671, 2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-12663-2011

Special issue: Regional formation processes and controlling effects of air...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 12663–12671, 2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-12663-2011

Research article 15 Dec 2011

Research article | 15 Dec 2011

Evaluation on the role of sulfuric acid in the mechanisms of new particle formation for Beijing case

Z. B. Wang et al.

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