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Relation of anomalous atmospheric conditions to electric field variation


Aerosol influence on strength value of atmospheric electric field in near-ground layer, based on in-situ measurements data, has been analyzed. The peculiarities of electrooptical relations in haze and smoke haze, cased by forest fires in summer, and through aerosol accumulation in near-ground layer at temperature inversion occurrence in winter, have been studied. The reasons of the revealed differences in the influence of smoke haze of various origin on atmospheric electric field value have been discussed.

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Original Russian Text © Yu.A. Phalagov, I.I. Ippolitov, P.M. Nagorskii, S.L. Odintsov, M.V. Panchenko, S.V. Smirnov, V.N. Uzhegov, 2009, published in Optika Atmosfery i Okeana.

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Phalagov, Y.A., Ippolitov, I.I., Nagorskii, P.M. et al. Relation of anomalous atmospheric conditions to electric field variation. Atmos Ocean Opt 22, 113–117 (2009).

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  • Smog
  • Aerosol Extinction
  • Atmospheric Electric Field
  • Black Carbon Aerosol
  • Electric Field Variation