Articles | Volume 18, issue 11
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 7933–7950, 2018
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 7933–7950, 2018
Research article
06 Jun 2018
Research article | 06 Jun 2018

High-resolution modeling of gaseous methylamines over a polluted region in China: source-dependent emissions and implications of spatial variations

Jingbo Mao et al.

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Short summary
A few pptv of gaseous amines have been observed to affect particle nucleation and growth, and it is necessary to understand the sources and concentrations of atmospheric amines. This study presents the source-dependent amines to ammonia emission ratios and simulates methylamines concentrations in a polluted region in China with WRF-Chem. The performance of simulations based on source-dependent ratios is much better than those based on fixed ratios that have been assumed in all previous studies.
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