Marine Aerosols

  1. Corinne Le Quéré and
  2. Eric S. Saltzman
  1. Eric S. Saltzman

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2008GM000769

Surface Ocean-Lower Atmosphere Processes

Surface Ocean-Lower Atmosphere Processes

How to Cite

Saltzman, E. S. (2009) Marine Aerosols, in Surface Ocean-Lower Atmosphere Processes (eds C. L. Quéré and E. S. Saltzman), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2008GM000769

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904771

Online ISBN: 9781118670330



  • Ocean-atmosphere interaction;
  • Atmospheric chemistry;
  • Climatic changes


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Aerosol Basics

  • Types of Marine Aerosols

  • Nucleation and the Formation of New Particles in Marine Air

  • Large-Scale Characteri zation of the Marine Aerosol

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Additional reading