Articles | Volume 15, issue 10
Research article
26 May 2015
Research article |  | 26 May 2015

OClO and BrO observations in the volcanic plume of Mt. Etna – implications on the chemistry of chlorine and bromine species in volcanic plumes

J. Gliß, N. Bobrowski, L. Vogel, D. Pöhler, and U. Platt

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