The Long-Range Transport of Mineral Aerosols: Group Report

  • Lothar W. Schutz
  • Joseph M. Prospero
  • Patrick Buat-Ménard
  • Robert Harriss
  • Renato A. C. Carvalho
  • Neils Z. Heidam
  • Antonio Cruzado
  • Ruprecht Jaenicke
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (ASIC, volume 297)

Abstract

Mineral dust is ubiquitous in our world. The generation, transport, and deposition of dust are normal geological processes that have helped to shape and create many features on the surface of the earth. Often this normal process is accelerated by man’s activities.

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Source Area Dust Storm Aerosol Optical Depth Mineral Particle Dust Event 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lothar W. Schutz
    • 1
  • Joseph M. Prospero
    • 2
  • Patrick Buat-Ménard
    • 3
  • Robert Harriss
    • 4
  • Renato A. C. Carvalho
    • 5
  • Neils Z. Heidam
    • 6
  • Antonio Cruzado
    • 7
  • Ruprecht Jaenicke
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut fuer MeteorologieJohannes Gutenberg-UniversitaetMainzFederal Republic of Germany
  2. 2.Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric ScienceMiamiUSA
  3. 3.Centre des Faibles RadioactivitésLaboratoire Mixte CNRS-CEAGif sur YvetteFrance
  4. 4.Langley Research CenterNASAHamptonCanada
  5. 5.Instituto Nacional de Meteorologica e GeofisicaRua C do Aeroporta de LisboaLisboaPortugal
  6. 6.MiljøstyrelsenLuftforureningslaboratorietRoskildeDenmark
  7. 7.Consell Superior d’Investigacions Cientifiques (CSIC)Centro de Estudios Avanzados de BlanesBlanes (Girona)Spain

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