16 September 1999 Measurement of trace gas fluxes using tunable diode laser spectroscopy
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Proceedings Volume 3821, Environmental Sensing and Applications; (1999) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.364173
Event: Industrial Lasers and Inspection (EUROPTO Series), 1999, Munich, Germany
Abstract
A fast tunable diode laser sensor has been applied for micrometeorological flux measurement of methane emissions from rice paddy fields in order to assess the quality of data on methane fluxes and allow a comparison with simultaneously recorded data provided by the closed chamber method. Systematic differences between chamber and the eddy correlation technique have been found and it seems that chamber measurements over estimate the actual emission up to 70%. This finding demonstrates once more that TDLAS is a valuable tool for atmospheric research and quality assurance.
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Peter W. Werle, Robert Kormann, "Measurement of trace gas fluxes using tunable diode laser spectroscopy", Proc. SPIE 3821, Environmental Sensing and Applications, (16 September 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.364173; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.364173
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