1 March 1992 Measurements of biomass-burning emissions by FTIR spectroscopy
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Proceedings Volume 1575, 8th Intl Conf on Fourier Transform Spectroscopy; (1992) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.56338
Event: Eighth International Conference on Fourier Transform Spectroscopy, 1991, Lubeck-Travemunde, Germany
Abstract
The gaseous emissions of biomass fires are identified and quantified using two analytical techniques; gas-phase and matrix-isolation Fourier-transform infrared (FTIR) spectroscopy. The predominant carbon-based gas emissions of fires, CO2, CO and CH4, are assayed by gas-phase FTIR spectroscopy. Matrix-isolation FTIR spectroscopy is used to measure nitrogen-containing, sulphur-containing and the lesser carbonaceous gas emissions of fires. Through these measurements, we hope to estimate the impact of biomass burning on the global budgets of many important atmospheric trace gases.
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Dale F. Hurst, Dale F. Hurst, David A. Twyford, David A. Twyford, David W.T. Griffith, David W.T. Griffith, } "Measurements of biomass-burning emissions by FTIR spectroscopy", Proc. SPIE 1575, 8th Intl Conf on Fourier Transform Spectroscopy, (1 March 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.56338; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.56338
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