Journal cover Journal topic
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Journal topic

Journal metrics

Journal metrics

  • IF value: 5.668 IF 5.668
  • IF 5-year value: 6.201 IF 5-year
    6.201
  • CiteScore value: 6.13 CiteScore
    6.13
  • SNIP value: 1.633 SNIP 1.633
  • IPP value: 5.91 IPP 5.91
  • SJR value: 2.938 SJR 2.938
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 174 Scimago H
    index 174
  • h5-index value: 87 h5-index 87
ACP | Articles | Volume 18, issue 11
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 7961–7983, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-7961-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 7961–7983, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-7961-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 06 Jun 2018

Research article | 06 Jun 2018

On the representation of aerosol activation and its influence on model-derived estimates of the aerosol indirect effect

Daniel Rothenberg et al.

Download

Interactive discussion

Status: closed
Status: closed
AC: Author comment | RC: Referee comment | SC: Short comment | EC: Editor comment
Printer-friendly Version - Printer-friendly version Supplement - Supplement

Peer review completion

AR: Author's response | RR: Referee report | ED: Editor decision
AR by Daniel Rothenberg on behalf of the Authors (04 Jan 2018)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Referee Nomination & Report Request started (25 Jan 2018) by Graham Feingold
RR by Anonymous Referee #2 (29 Mar 2018)
ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (review by editor) (29 Mar 2018) by Graham Feingold
AR by Daniel Rothenberg on behalf of the Authors (13 Apr 2018)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Publish as is (01 May 2018) by Graham Feingold
Publications Copernicus
Download
Short summary
Estimates of how much the particles we emit into the atmosphere cool the climate depend on how those particles influence the relative number of cloud droplets. Those estimates are strongly influenced by how many droplets a given climate model predicts under clean conditions, even more so than how much that human emissions increase droplet concentrations. Because of this, observations of particles influencing clouds in clean conditions could help constrain their climate-cooling potential.
Estimates of how much the particles we emit into the atmosphere cool the climate depend on how...
Citation