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Volume 15, issue 22
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 12731–12740, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-12731-2015
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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 12731–12740, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-12731-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
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Research article 17 Nov 2015

Research article | 17 Nov 2015

Direct radiative effect by brown carbon over the Indo-Gangetic Plain

A. Arola et al.
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There have been relatively few measurement-based estimates for the direct radiative effect of brown carbon so far. This is first time that the direct radiative effect of brown carbon is estimated by exploiting the AERONET-retrieved imaginary indices. We estimated it for four sites in the Indo-Gangetic Plain: Karachi, Lahore, Kanpur and Gandhi College.
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