2. Fundamentals

  1. Ernie R. Lewis and
  2. Stephen E. Schwartz
  1. Ernie R. Lewis and
  2. Stephen E. Schwartz

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118666050.ch2

Sea Salt Aerosol Production: Mechanisms, Methods, Measurements and Models - A Critical Review

Sea Salt Aerosol Production: Mechanisms, Methods, Measurements and Models - A Critical Review

How to Cite

Lewis, E. R. and Schwartz, S. E. (2004) Fundamentals, in Sea Salt Aerosol Production: Mechanisms, Methods, Measurements and Models - A Critical Review, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118666050.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904177

Online ISBN: 9781118666050

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Description of SSA Particle Sizes, Concentrations, and Fluxes

  • Major SSA Production Mechanisms

  • Factors Affecting SSA Production, Entrainment, Transport, and Removal

  • Structure of the Atmosphere Over the Ocean

  • Chemical and Physical Properties of Seawater and SSA Particles

  • Kinematics and Dynamics of SSA Particles

  • Mechanisms for Removal of SSA Particles from the Atmosphere

  • Transport of SSA in the Marine Boundary Layer

  • Vertical Distribution of SSA Particles