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- World Health Organization 2008; US$ 20.00
Ozone is a highly oxidative compound formed in the lower atmosphere (from gases originating to a large extent from anthropogenic sources) by photochemistry driven by solar radiation. Owing to its highly reactive chemical properties, ozone is harmful to vegetation, materials and human health. In the troposphere, ozone is also an efficient greenhouse... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 98.95
In the 1970s the world became aware of a huge danger: the destruction of the stratospheric ozone layer by CFCs escaping into the atmosphere, and the damage this could do to human health and the food chain. So great was the threat that by 1987 the UN had succeeded in coordinating an international treaty to phase out emissions; which, over the following... more...
- Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 35.00
The Global Carbon Cycle is a short introduction to this essential geochemical driver of the Earth's climate system, written by one of the world's leading climate-science experts. In this one-of-a-kind primer, David Archer engages readers in clear and simple terms about the many ways the global carbon cycle is woven into our climate system.... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95
Aeronomy, Part A is an attempt to make a comprehensive exposition of the processes in aeronomy, the study of composition, movement, and thermal balance of the upper regions of the planetary atmosphere. The text covers topics such as atmospheric regions and atmospheric density, the temperature and molecular mass of the atmosphere; the permanent constituents... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95
Aeronomy, Part B discusses the scientific discipline devoted to the study of the composition, movement, and thermal balance of planetary atmospheres. The book presents the comprehensive exposition of the basic processes involved in the aeronomy of the earth?s upper atmosphere. It demonstrates the chemical, ionic reactions, and the different collisional... more...
- Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 149.99
The term "carbon cycle" is normally thought to mean those processes that govern the present-day transfer of carbon between life, the atmosphere, and the oceans. This book describes another carbon cycle, one which operates over millions of years and involves the transfer of carbon between rocks and the combination of life, the atmosphere, and the oceans.... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 179.00
This multi-author volume presents outstanding research problems in the field of the aeronomy of the Earth?s atmosphere and ionosphere. Readers will find several review articles and detailed papers by leading scientists in the field. more...
- Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 224.99
An overview of the chemical processes associated with the formation and loss of ozone in the atmosphere. more...
- Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 144.99
An authoritative source of information on the role of alkanes in the chemistry of the atmosphere. more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 379.99
Prepared by an international team of eminent atmospheric scientists, "Mechanisms of Atmospheric Oxidation of the Oxygenates" is an authoritative source of information on the role of oxygenates in the chemistry of the atmosphere. more...