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Summertime Arctic atmospheric aerosols are strongly controlled by processes related to natural regional sources. We use a chemical transport model with size-resolved aerosol microphysics to interpret measurements made during summertime 2016 in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. Our results explore the processes that control summertime aerosol size distributions and support a climate-relevant role for Arctic marine secondary organic aerosol formed from precursor vapors with Arctic marine sources.
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ACP | Articles | Volume 19, issue 5
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 2787–2812, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-2787-2019

Special issue: NETCARE (Network on Aerosols and Climate: Addressing Key Uncertainties...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 2787–2812, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-2787-2019

Research article 04 Mar 2019

Research article | 04 Mar 2019

Arctic marine secondary organic aerosol contributes significantly to summertime particle size distributions in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago

Betty Croft et al.

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