Articles | Volume 16, issue 5
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-3651-2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-3651-2016
Research article
 | 
17 Mar 2016
Research article |  | 17 Mar 2016

Phase transition observations and discrimination of small cloud particles by light polarization in expansion chamber experiments

Leonid Nichman, Claudia Fuchs, Emma Järvinen, Karoliina Ignatius, Niko Florian Höppel, Antonio Dias, Martin Heinritzi, Mario Simon, Jasmin Tröstl, Andrea Christine Wagner, Robert Wagner, Christina Williamson, Chao Yan, Paul James Connolly, James Robert Dorsey, Jonathan Duplissy, Sebastian Ehrhart, Carla Frege, Hamish Gordon, Christopher Robert Hoyle, Thomas Bjerring Kristensen, Gerhard Steiner, Neil McPherson Donahue, Richard Flagan, Martin William Gallagher, Jasper Kirkby, Ottmar Möhler, Harald Saathoff, Martin Schnaiter, Frank Stratmann, and António Tomé

Viewed

Total article views: 5,592 (including HTML, PDF, and XML)
HTML PDF XML Total Supplement BibTeX EndNote
3,392 1,629 571 5,592 1,507 95 98
  • HTML: 3,392
  • PDF: 1,629
  • XML: 571
  • Total: 5,592
  • Supplement: 1,507
  • BibTeX: 95
  • EndNote: 98
Views and downloads (calculated since 10 Nov 2015)
Cumulative views and downloads (calculated since 10 Nov 2015)

Cited

Saved (final revised paper)

Saved (preprint)

Latest update: 21 Apr 2024
Download
Short summary
Processes in the atmosphere are often governed by the physical and chemical properties of small cloud particles. Ice, water, and mixed clouds, as well as viscous aerosols, were formed under controlled conditions at the CLOUD-CERN facility. The experimental results show a link between cloud particle properties and their unique optical fingerprints. The classification map presented here allows easier discrimination between various particles such as viscous organic aerosol, salt, ice, and liquid.
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint