Articles | Volume 11, issue 13
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-6529-2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-6529-2011
Research article
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08 Jul 2011
Research article |  | 08 Jul 2011

Characterization of a thermal decomposition chemical ionization mass spectrometer for the measurement of peroxy acyl nitrates (PANs) in the atmosphere

W. Zheng, F. M. Flocke, G. S. Tyndall, A. Swanson, J. J. Orlando, J. M. Roberts, L. G. Huey, and D. J. Tanner

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