Articles | Volume 18, issue 16
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 12363–12389, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-12363-2018

Special issue: Results of the project "Dynamics–aerosol–chemistry–cloud...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 12363–12389, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-12363-2018
Research article
27 Aug 2018
Research article | 27 Aug 2018

Aerosol distribution in the northern Gulf of Guinea: local anthropogenic sources, long-range transport, and the role of coastal shallow circulations

Cyrille Flamant et al.

Viewed

Total article views: 2,128 (including HTML, PDF, and XML)
HTML PDF XML Total Supplement BibTeX EndNote
1,284 788 56 2,128 259 54 59
  • HTML: 1,284
  • PDF: 788
  • XML: 56
  • Total: 2,128
  • Supplement: 259
  • BibTeX: 54
  • EndNote: 59
Views and downloads (calculated since 17 Apr 2018)
Cumulative views and downloads (calculated since 17 Apr 2018)

Viewed (geographical distribution)

Total article views: 2,123 (including HTML, PDF, and XML) Thereof 2,108 with geography defined and 15 with unknown origin.
Country # Views %
  • 1
1
 
 
 
 

Cited

Discussed (preprint)

Latest update: 28 Sep 2022
Download
Short summary
This work sheds light on the complex mechanisms by which coastal shallow circulations distribute atmospheric pollutants over the densely populated southern West African region. Pollutants of concern are anthropogenic emissions from coastal cities, as well as biomass burning aerosol and dust associated with long-range transport. The complex vertical distribution of aerosols over coastal southern West Africa is investigated using airborne observations and numerical simulations.
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint