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Research article 19 Aug 2016

Research article | 19 Aug 2016

Vertical profiles of black carbon measured by a micro-aethalometer in summer in the North China Plain

Liang Ran et al.

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Vertical profiles of black carbon within 1 km above the ground were measured using a micro-aethalometer attached to a tethered balloon during the VOGA field campaign in summer 2014 at a semirural site in the North China Plain. The diurnal cycle of black carbon vertical distributions following the development of the mixing layer was analyzed for a selected dataset of 67 profiles.
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