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Title: Cavity Attenuation Phase Shift Spectroscopic Detection of Nitrogen Dioxide

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Research Org.:
Aerodyne Research, Inc.
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
900204
Report Number(s):
DOE/ER/83598-F
RR-1436
DOE Contract Number:
FG02-03ER83598
Type / Phase:
SBIR
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY; nitrogen dioxide, cavity attenuated phase shift, cavity ringdown, chemiluminescence detection, optical loss, extinction

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Kebabian, Paul L., Wood, Ezra C., Herndon,Scott C., Robinson,Wade A., and Freedman, Andrew. Cavity Attenuation Phase Shift Spectroscopic Detection of Nitrogen Dioxide. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Kebabian, Paul L., Wood, Ezra C., Herndon,Scott C., Robinson,Wade A., & Freedman, Andrew. Cavity Attenuation Phase Shift Spectroscopic Detection of Nitrogen Dioxide. United States.
Kebabian, Paul L., Wood, Ezra C., Herndon,Scott C., Robinson,Wade A., and Freedman, Andrew. Fri . "Cavity Attenuation Phase Shift Spectroscopic Detection of Nitrogen Dioxide". United States. doi:.
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year = {Fri Mar 02 00:00:00 EST 2007},
month = {Fri Mar 02 00:00:00 EST 2007}
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