The wind speed dependence of the concentrations of airborne particulate matter and NOx

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@article{4025d3d04d6a4f4ebc5e88352506268e,
title = "The wind speed dependence of the concentrations of airborne particulate matter and NOx",
abstract = "The wind speed dependence of concentrations of PM10, chloride, sulphate, nitrate, organic carbon, elemental carbon, particle number and NOx has been determined at three separate sites, Marylebone Road (kerbside), North Kensington (urban background) and Harwell (rural). The data are best described by a general dilution term multiplied by up to three separate source-related terms which we interpret as representing long-range transport sources, discrete local (including area) sources and marine sources respectively. Using this approach, the various particulate metrics can be quantitatively disaggregated according to the contributions of the three source types. The behaviour of nitrate is anomalous, probably due to an influence of wind speed upon the dissociation of ammonium nitrate. (C) 2010 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.",
keywords = "Wind speed, Dilution effects, NOx, Particulate matter, Marine aerosol",
author = "Alan Jones and Roy Harrison and Jacob Baker",
year = "2010",
month = jan,
day = "1",
doi = "10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.01.007",
language = "English",
volume = "44",
pages = "1682--1690",
journal = "Atmospheric Environment",
issn = "1352-2310",
publisher = "Elsevier",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - The wind speed dependence of the concentrations of airborne particulate matter and NOx

AU - Jones, Alan

AU - Harrison, Roy

AU - Baker, Jacob

PY - 2010/1/1

Y1 - 2010/1/1

N2 - The wind speed dependence of concentrations of PM10, chloride, sulphate, nitrate, organic carbon, elemental carbon, particle number and NOx has been determined at three separate sites, Marylebone Road (kerbside), North Kensington (urban background) and Harwell (rural). The data are best described by a general dilution term multiplied by up to three separate source-related terms which we interpret as representing long-range transport sources, discrete local (including area) sources and marine sources respectively. Using this approach, the various particulate metrics can be quantitatively disaggregated according to the contributions of the three source types. The behaviour of nitrate is anomalous, probably due to an influence of wind speed upon the dissociation of ammonium nitrate. (C) 2010 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

AB - The wind speed dependence of concentrations of PM10, chloride, sulphate, nitrate, organic carbon, elemental carbon, particle number and NOx has been determined at three separate sites, Marylebone Road (kerbside), North Kensington (urban background) and Harwell (rural). The data are best described by a general dilution term multiplied by up to three separate source-related terms which we interpret as representing long-range transport sources, discrete local (including area) sources and marine sources respectively. Using this approach, the various particulate metrics can be quantitatively disaggregated according to the contributions of the three source types. The behaviour of nitrate is anomalous, probably due to an influence of wind speed upon the dissociation of ammonium nitrate. (C) 2010 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

KW - Wind speed

KW - Dilution effects

KW - NOx

KW - Particulate matter

KW - Marine aerosol

U2 - 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.01.007

DO - 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.01.007

M3 - Article

VL - 44

SP - 1682

EP - 1690

JO - Atmospheric Environment

JF - Atmospheric Environment

SN - 1352-2310

ER -