Proj
J-GLOBAL ID:200904049127509865  Research Project code:0150001053 Update date:Dec. 18, 2000

Atmospheric chemistry of volatile halogenated hydrocarbons

対流圏におけるハロゲンの化学と循環に関する研究 揮発性ハロゲン炭化水素の動態
Study period:1998 - 2000
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (1):
Research overview:
Various halogenated hydrocarbons produced by algae are contained in sea water and the highly volatile ones are discharged into the atmosphere. Highly reactive halogenated hydrocarbons such as methyl iodide releases halogen radicals to destroy an ozone layer, and so the concentration of ozone in an ocean atmospheric boundary layer may be changed. In this study, the composition and change of iodide and bromide compound in the atmosphere and ocean is clarified and the effect of ocean originated halogenated hydrocarbons on the disappearance of ozone in the ocean atmoshpheric boundary layer is evaluated.
Keywords (5):
halogenated hydrocarbons ,  halocarbons ,  volatile ,  distribution ,  variation
Project Organization (1):
  • 文部省科学研究費補助金(特定領域(A)(1))
Researcher representative of the project  (1):
  • TANAKA Masayuki
Research program: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Research budget: 2000: \1,200,000

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