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Chemical Concepts in the Atmosphere

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Part of the Atmospheric Sciences Library book series (volume 5)

Abstract

Aeronomy is a highly interdisciplinary field, drawing its participants from areas as diverse as chemistry, physics, electrical engineering, mathematics, meteorology, and many others. It therefore seems appropriate to briefly review some of the chemical and physical concepts which form the basis for the chemistry of importance in atmospheric processes.

Keywords

Hard Sphere Diatomic Molecule Potential Energy Curve Middle Atmosphere Lower Thermosphere 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut d’Aéronomie Spatiale and Université Libre de BruxellesBrusselsBelgium
  2. 2.Aeronomy LaboratoryNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationBoulderUSA

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