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ACP | Articles | Volume 19, issue 8
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 5679–5694, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-5679-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 5679–5694, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-5679-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 30 Apr 2019

Research article | 30 Apr 2019

Analysis of new particle formation (NPF) events at nearby rural, urban background and urban roadside sites

Dimitrios Bousiotis et al.

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New particle formation events are identified at three sites in southern England, including a roadside and urban background site within London and a rural regional background site. The conditions favouring new particle formation events are identified and compared between the sites. Although a higher degree of pollution presents a greater condensation sink, it appears to be largely compensated for by faster particle growth rates.
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