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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 1531–1547, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-1531-2020
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 1531–1547, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-1531-2020

Research article 07 Feb 2020

Research article | 07 Feb 2020

Biomass-burning-derived particles from a wide variety of fuels – Part 1: Properties of primary particles

Crystal D. McClure et al.

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We characterized various optical, chemical, and physical properties of particles produced from combustion of a variety of different biomass fuels, many representative of those found in the western US. We find that many properties scale with the ratio between bulk average organic aerosol and black carbon mass concentrations, although there are some properties that do not.
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