Articles | Volume 9, issue 22
16 Nov 2009
 | 16 Nov 2009

Photolysis imprint in the nitrate stable isotope signal in snow and atmosphere of East Antarctica and implications for reactive nitrogen cycling

M. M. Frey, J. Savarino, S. Morin, J. Erbland, and J. M. F. Martins

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Subject: Isotopes | Research Activity: Field Measurements | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Chemistry (chemical composition and reactions)
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