Studying Pollution Levels in Bulgaria by Using a Fine Resolution Dispersion Model

  • Zahari Zlatev
  • Dimiter Syrakov
Conference paper

Abstract

The Danish Eulerian Model (DEM) is described in Zlatev (1995). A new version of the model is used in this study. The space domain of this and old versions contains the whole of Europe. However, this domain is now discretized on a 480×480 grid (10×10 km grid-squares). Comparisons with the original version (50×50 km grid-squares) runs are also made as to show the advantages of the refinement.

Keywords

Dioxide Europe Ozone 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zahari Zlatev
    • 1
  • Dimiter Syrakov
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Atmospheric EnvironmentNational Environmental Research InstituteRoskildeDenmark
  2. 2.National Institute of Meteorology and HydrologySofiaBulgaria

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