Atmospheric Science Across the Stratopause

Atmospheric Science Across the Stratopause

Editor(s): David E. Siskind, Stephen D. Eckermann, Michael E. Summers

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

Print ISBN: 9780875909813

Online ISBN: 9781118668399

DOI: 10.1029/GM123

About this Book

Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 123.

Table of contents

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    2. Introduction (pages 1–6)

      David E. Siskind, Stephen D. Eckermann and Michael E. Summers

    3. Natural and Human-Induced Perturbations in the Middle Atmosphere: A Short Tutorial (pages 7–20)

      Guy P. Brasseur, Anne K. Smith, Rashid Khosravi, Theresa Huang, Stacy Walters, Simon Chabrillat and Gaston Kockarts

    4. Sprites, Blue Jets, and Elves: Optical Evidence of Energy Transport Across the Stratopause (pages 69–82)

      Matthew J. Heavner, Davis D. Sentman, Dana R. Moudry, Eugene M. Wescott, Carl L. Siefring, Jeff S. Morrill and Eric J. Bucsela

    5. A review of CO2 and CO abundances in the middle atmosphere (pages 83–100)

      Manuel LóPez-Puertas, Miguel Á. LóPez-Valverde, Rolando R. Garcia and Raymond G. Roble

    6. Ground-Based Microwave Observations of Middle Atmospheric Water Vapor in the 1990S (pages 257–270)

      Gerald E. Nedoluha, Richard M. Bevilacqua, R. Michael Gomez, Brian C. Hicks, James M. Russell and Brian J. Connor

    7. Thomas 2.5 Thz Measurements of Middle Atmospheric Oh:comparison with Mahrsi Observations and Model Results (pages 305–310)

      Christoph R. Englert, Birger A. Schimpf, Manfred Birk, Franz Schreier, Robert R. Conway, Michael H. Stevens and Michael E. Summers

    8. Nighttime O2 and O3 profiles measured by MSX/UVISI using stellar occultation techniques (pages 327–335)

      Jeng-Hwa Yee, Robert Demajistre, Ronald J. Vervack, Prank Morgan, James F. Carbary, Gerald J. Romick, Daniel Morrison, Steven A. Lloyd, Philip L. Decola, Larry J. Paxton, Donald E. Anderson, C. Krishna Kumar and Ching-I Meng