Articles | Volume 19, issue 12
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 8297–8309, 2019
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 8297–8309, 2019
Research article
27 Jun 2019
Research article | 27 Jun 2019

Deriving tropospheric ozone from assimilated profiles

Jacob C. A. van Peet and Ronald J. van der A

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In this research, we combine satellite measurements of ozone with a chemical transport model of the atmosphere. The focus is on the ozone concentration between the surface and 6 km above mean sea level, since in that altitude range ozone has the highest impact on living organisms. Monthly mean ozone fields show significant improvements and more detail, especially for features such as biomass-burning-enhanced ozone concentrations and outflow of ozone-rich air from Asia over the Pacific.
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