Ground based in situ observations of particle_number_size_distribution at Mace Head (IE0031R) using smps

Abstract:
Ground based in situ observations of particle_number_size_distribution at Mace Head (IE0031R) using smps. These measurements are gathered as a part of the following projects GAW-WDCA and they are stored in the EBAS database (http://ebas.nilu.no/). Parameters measured are: particle_number_size_distribution in aerosol (number_concentration_of_positive_ions_in_dry_aerosol_particles_in_air), particle_number_size_distribution in aerosol (number_concentration_of_positive_ions_in_dry_aerosol_particles_in_air), particle_number_size_distribution in aerosol (number_concentration_of_positive_ions_in_dry_aerosol_particles_in_air)

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