Interactive comment on “ A two year ’ s source apportionment study of wood burning and traffic aerosols for urban and rural sites in Switzerland ” by H

2. Filter-based measurements of aerosol light absorption such as implemented in the aethalometer have several systematic errors. Here, the authors just refer to the correction algorithms used. However, some of these errors cannot be corrected and their influence must be discussed. Most prominently is the morphology change of liquid particles when sampled on… CONTINUE READING