NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository

Research Journals >
Indian Journal of Radio & Space Physics (IJRSP) >
IJRSP Vol.36 [2007] >
IJRSP Vol.36(6) [December 2007] >

Title: Trace gases over the Indian region
Authors: Lal, Shyam
Keywords: Trace gases
Carbon dioxide
Nitrous oxide
Issue Date: Dec-2007
Publisher: CSIR
PACS No.: 92.60.Hp
Abstract:  Some of the main results related to atmospheric ozone, related trace gases and aerosols in India are reviewed in this paper. Variability in tropospheric ozone has been observed, while there are no observed changes in the stratospheric ozone. Surface measurements of these species are being carried out by various research groups. Even though pollution levels are higher, surface ozone rarely exceed 100 ppbv in India. Aerosols show large spatial and temporal variability. There is a need for detailed measurements of these trace gases covering different regions in India and vertical distributions in the troposphere. Satellite measurements of these constituents are needed to understand their long range transport.
Page(s): 556-570
ISSN: 0975-105X (Online); 0367-8393 (Print)
Source:IJRSP Vol.36(6) [December 2007]

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
IJRSP 36(6) 556-570.pdf800.51 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
 Current Page Visits: 265 
Recommend this item


Online Submission of Articles |  NISCAIR Website |  National Knowledge Resources Consortium |  Contact us |  Feedback

Disclaimer: NISCAIR assumes no responsibility for the statements and opinions advanced by contributors. The editorial staff in its work of examining papers received for publication is helped, in an honorary capacity, by many distinguished engineers and scientists.

CC License Except where otherwise noted, the Articles on this site are licensed under Creative Commons License: CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India

Copyright © 2015 The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi. All rights reserved.

Powered by DSpace Copyright © 2002-2007 MIT and Hewlett-Packard | Compliant to OAI-PMH V 2.0

Home Page Total Visits: 165495 since 01-Sep-2015  Last updated on 27-Jun-2016Webmaster: