Articles | Volume 20, issue 9
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 5309–5326, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-5309-2020
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 5309–5326, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-5309-2020
Research article
06 May 2020
Research article | 06 May 2020

Transformation and ageing of biomass burning carbonaceous aerosol over tropical South America from aircraft in situ measurements during SAMBBA

William T. Morgan et al.

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We flew a large atmospheric research aircraft across a number of different environments in the Amazon basin during the 2012 biomass burning season. Smoke from fires builds up and has a significant impact on weather, climate, health and natural ecosystems. Our goal was to quantify changes in the properties of the smoke emitted by fires as it is transported through the atmosphere. We found that the major control on the properties of the smoke was due to differences in the fires themselves.
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