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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 7179–7191, 2020
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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 7179–7191, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-7179-2020

Research article 22 Jun 2020

Research article | 22 Jun 2020

PTR-TOF-MS eddy covariance measurements of isoprene and monoterpene fluxes from an eastern Amazonian rainforest

Chinmoy Sarkar et al.

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Biogenic volatile organic compounds (BVOCs) are important components of the atmosphere due to their contribution to atmospheric chemistry and biogeochemical cycles. In this study, we report major BVOCs, e.g. isoprene and total monoterpene flux measurements with a proton transfer reaction time-of-flight mass spectrometer (PTR-TOF-MS) using the eddy covariance (EC) method at a primary rainforest in eastern Amazonia. We used the measured data to evaluate the MEGAN2.1 model for the emission site.
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