Trends in Surface UV Radiation

  • Sasha Madronich
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 8)


Enhancements in UV radiation (due to stratospheric ozone depletion) may affect a number of biological processes. Most of these processes are strong functions of wavelength, making them more or less sensitive to ozone depletion. For some of the most sensitive biological systems, significant UV dose enhancements may have already occurred.


Action Spectrum Ozone Depletion United Nation Environmental Programme Tropospheric Ozone Total Ozone Column 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sasha Madronich
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  1. 1.National Center for Atmospheric ResearchBoulderUSA

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