Articles | Volume 19, issue 10
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 6949–6967, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-6949-2019
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 6949–6967, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-6949-2019

Research article 23 May 2019

Research article | 23 May 2019

Vertical observations of the atmospheric boundary layer structure over Beijing urban area during air pollution episodes

Linlin Wang et al.

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Urban boundary layer (UBL) affects the physical and chemical processes of the pollutants, and UBL structure can also be altered by pollutants. This paper presents the interactions between air pollution and the UBL structure by using the field data mainly collected from a 325 m meteorology tower, as well as from a Doppler wind lidar, during a severe heavy pollution event that occurred during 1–4 December 2016 in Beijing.
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