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|Title: ||Subsidence, Mixing and Denitrification of Arctic Polar Vortex Air Measured During POLARIS|
|Authors: ||Rex, M.|
Blavier, J. F.
|Issue Date: ||Jan-1999 |
|Citation: ||Journal of Geophysical Research|
|Abstract: ||A new technique is presented to determine the degree of denitrification that occured during the 1996/97 Arctic winter, based on balloon and aircraft borne measurements of NOy, N2O and CH4. In this study high-altitude balloon measurements are used to define the properties of air masses that later descend in the polar vortex to altitudes sampled by the ER-2 aircraft and mix isentropically with mid-latitude air.|
|Appears in Collections:||JPL TRS 1992+|
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