Linking meteorology, turbulence, and air chemistry in the Amazon rainforest Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • © 2016 American Meteorological Society. A field campaign reveals that the Amazon rain forest produces enough chemical species to undergo oxidation and generate aerosols, which can activate into cloud condensation nuclei and potentially influence cloud formation.

altmetric score

  • 5.7

author list (cited authors)

  • Fuentes, J. D., Chamecki, M., Nascimento dos Santos, R. M., Von Randow, C., Stoy, P. C., Katul, G., ... Yañez-Serrano, A. M.

citation count

  • 33

publication date

  • December 2016