# Modeling Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide over the United States

@inproceedings{Long2013ModelingAC, title={Modeling Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide over the United States}, author={Wesley H. Long}, year={2013} }

Abstract In this undergraduate research project, we implement a published, component-based model of the total carbon dioxide concentration in the atmosphere above the United States. To do so we use a simple ordinary differential equation to quantify the behavior of the carbon cycle (as described in published NOAA findings), compute curves of best fit to approximate CO2 contributions due to emissions from fossil fuels and forest fires, and employ Henry’s law to estimate the overall oceanic CO2…

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Parameter and Uncertainty Estimation for a Model of Atmospheric CO2 Observations

- Environmental ScienceSIAM Undergraduate Research Online
- 2019

In this project, we deduce and analyze a mathematical model for atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations during the time period from 1958 to 2018, as observed by NOAA at the Mauna Loa Observatory.…

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