Articles | Volume 18, issue 4
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 2413–2430, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-2413-2018
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 2413–2430, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-2413-2018

Research article 19 Feb 2018

Research article | 19 Feb 2018

Size distribution and ionic composition of marine summer aerosol at the continental Antarctic site Kohnen

Rolf Weller et al.

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Size distribution and ionic composition of marine summer aerosol at the continental Antarctic site Kohnen R. Weller, M. Legrand, and S. Preunkert https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.882375

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We measured aerosol size distributions and the composition of summer aerosol at the continental Antarctic station Kohnen. Two different weather conditions mediated the transport of aerosol: (1) the intermittent impact of cyclones associated with outstanding marine aerosol concentrations and new particle formation and (2) steady long-range transport under prevailing clear sky conditions. The latter air masses were characterized by aged aerosol and less aerosol load.
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