The Carbon Dioxide Problem

  • H. Oeschger
  • U. Siegenthaler
  • T. Wenk
Conference paper

Abstract

The climate of the earth depends to a great extent on the composition of the atmosphere. Atmospheric components play an important role regarding different kinds of energy transports (interaction with sunlight and thermal terrestrial radiation, atmospheric circulation) which determine the earth’s heat budget and thus the climate.

Keywords

Biomass Combustion Methane Dioxide Dust 

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© Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Oeschger
  • U. Siegenthaler
  • T. Wenk
    • 1
  1. 1.Physikalisches InstitutUniversität BernBernSwitzerland

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