Single scattering albedo of fine mineral dust aerosols controlled by iron concentration

  title={Single scattering albedo of fine mineral dust aerosols controlled by iron concentration},
  author={Hans Moosm{\"u}ller and Johann P. Engelbrecht and Michał Skiba and Garrett Frey and Rajan K. Chakrabarty and William Patrick Arnott},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research},
[1] Sign and magnitude of solar aerosol direct radiative forcing are largely determined by the aerosol single scattering albedo (SSA) and the albedo of the underlying scene (e.g., surface albedo). On a global scale, mineral dust aerosol has the largest mass emission rate, average column mass burden, and average optical depth of all aerosol types. Therefore, better understanding of its optical properties with a focus on SSAis of great importance. Here, we entrain ten bulk soil samples from… 

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