Articles | Volume 16, issue 8
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 5091–5110, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-5091-2016
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 5091–5110, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-5091-2016
Research article
25 Apr 2016
Research article | 25 Apr 2016

Cloud chamber experiments on the origin of ice crystal complexity in cirrus clouds

Martin Schnaiter et al.

Related authors

Particle shapes and infrared extinction spectra of nitric acid dihydrate crystals: Optical constants of the β-NAD modification
Robert Wagner, Alexander D. James, Victoria L. Frankland, Ottmar Möhler, Benjamin J. Murray, John M. C. Plane, Harald Saathoff, Ralf Weigel, and Martin Schnaiter
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2023-28,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2023-28, 2023
Preprint under review for ACP
Short summary
Vertical distribution of ice optical and microphysical properties in Arctic low-level mixed-phase clouds during ACLOUD
Emma Järvinen, Franziska Nehlert, Guanglang Xu, Fritz Waitz, Guillaume Mioche, Regis Dupuy, Olivier Jourdan, and Martin Schnaiter
Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-855,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2022-855, 2023
Preprint under review for ACP
Short summary
The Four-Wavelength Photoacoustic Aerosol Absorption Spectrometer PAAS-4λ
Franz Martin Schnaiter, Claudia Linke, Eija Asmi, Henri Servomaa, Antti-Pekka Hyvärinen, Sho Ohata, Yutaka Kondo, and Emma Järvinen
Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2022-332,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2022-332, 2023
Preprint under review for AMT
Short summary
In situ observation of riming in mixed-phase clouds using the PHIPS probe
Fritz Waitz, Martin Schnaiter, Thomas Leisner, and Emma Järvinen
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 7087–7103, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-7087-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-7087-2022, 2022
Short summary
High homogeneous freezing onsets of sulfuric acid aerosol at cirrus temperatures
Julia Schneider, Kristina Höhler, Robert Wagner, Harald Saathoff, Martin Schnaiter, Tobias Schorr, Isabelle Steinke, Stefan Benz, Manuel Baumgartner, Christian Rolf, Martina Krämer, Thomas Leisner, and Ottmar Möhler
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 14403–14425, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-14403-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-14403-2021, 2021
Short summary

Related subject area

Subject: Clouds and Precipitation | Research Activity: Laboratory Studies | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
A single-parameter hygroscopicity model for functionalized insoluble aerosol surfaces
Chun-Ning Mao, Kanishk Gohil, and Akua A. Asa-Awuku
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 13219–13228, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-13219-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-13219-2022, 2022
Short summary
Mexican agricultural soil dust as a source of ice nucleating particles
Diana L. Pereira, Irma Gavilán, Consuelo Letechipía, Graciela B. Raga, Teresa Pi Puig, Violeta Mugica-Álvarez, Harry Alvarez-Ospina, Irma Rosas, Leticia Martinez, Eva Salinas, Erika T. Quintana, Daniel Rosas, and Luis A. Ladino
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 6435–6447, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-6435-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-6435-2022, 2022
Short summary
The impact of (bio-)organic substances on the ice nucleation activity of the K-feldspar microcline in aqueous solutions
Kristian Klumpp, Claudia Marcolli, and Thomas Peter
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 3655–3673, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-3655-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-3655-2022, 2022
Short summary
Secondary ice production during the break-up of freezing water drops on impact with ice particles
Rachel L. James, Vaughan T. J. Phillips, and Paul J. Connolly
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 18519–18530, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-18519-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-18519-2021, 2021
Short summary
High homogeneous freezing onsets of sulfuric acid aerosol at cirrus temperatures
Julia Schneider, Kristina Höhler, Robert Wagner, Harald Saathoff, Martin Schnaiter, Tobias Schorr, Isabelle Steinke, Stefan Benz, Manuel Baumgartner, Christian Rolf, Martina Krämer, Thomas Leisner, and Ottmar Möhler
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 14403–14425, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-14403-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-14403-2021, 2021
Short summary

Cited articles

Abdelmonem, A., Schnaiter, M., Amsler, P., Hesse, E., Meyer, J., and Leisner, T.: First correlated measurements of the shape and light scattering properties of cloud particles using the new Particle Habit Imaging and Polar Scattering (PHIPS) probe, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 4, 2125–2142, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-4-2125-2011, 2011.
Abdelmonem, A., Järvinen, E., Duft, D., Hirst, E., Vogt, S., Leisner, T., and Schnaiter, M.: PHIPS-HALO: The airborne Particle Habit Imaging and Polar Scattering probe. Part I: Design and Operation, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2016-42, in review, 2016.
Bailey, M. and Hallett, J.: Growth rates and habits of ice crystals between −20 °C and −70 °C, J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 514–544, 2004.
Bailey, M. and Hallett, J.: Ice crystal linear growth rates from −20 degrees to −70 degrees C: confirmation from wave cloud studies, J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 390–402, 2012.
Baran, A. J.: A review of the light scattering properties of cirrus, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Ra., 110, 1239–1260, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jqsrt.2009.02.026, 2009.
Download
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint