Articles | Volume 21, issue 7
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 5605–5613, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-5605-2021
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 5605–5613, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-5605-2021

Technical note 12 Apr 2021

Technical note | 12 Apr 2021

Technical note: Measurement of chemically resolved volume equivalent diameter and effective density of particles by AAC-SPAMS

Long Peng et al.

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We build a novel system that utilizes an aerodynamic aerosol classifier (AAC) combined with a single-particle aerosol mass spectrometry (SPAMS) to simultaneously characterize the volume equivalent diameter (Dve), chemical compositions, and effective density (ρe) of individual particles in real time. A test of the AAC-SPAMS with both spherical and aspherical particles shows that the deviations between the measured and theoretical values are less than 6 %.
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