CaltechAUTHORS
  A Caltech Library Service

Top-down estimates of global CO sources using MOPITT measurements

Arellano, Avelino F., Jr. and Kasibhatla, Prasad S. and Giglio, Louis and van der Werf, Guido R. and Randerson, James T. (2004) Top-down estimates of global CO sources using MOPITT measurements. Geophysical Research Letters, 31 (1). Art. No. L01104. ISSN 0094-8276. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20181127-141320617

[img] PDF - Published Version
See Usage Policy.

279Kb
[img] PDF - Erratum
See Usage Policy.

78Kb
[img] Plain Text (Readme) - Supplemental Material
See Usage Policy.

4093b
[img] Plain Text (Table) - Supplemental Material
See Usage Policy.

2517b

Use this Persistent URL to link to this item: https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20181127-141320617

Abstract

We present a synthesis inversion of CO emissions from various geographical regions and for various source categories for the year 2000 using CO retrievals from the MOPITT (Measurements of Pollution in the Troposphere) instrument. We find a large discrepancy between our top‐down estimates and recent bottom‐up estimates of CO emissions from fossil fuel/biofuel (FFBF) use in Asia. A key conclusion of this study is that CO emissions in East Asia (EAS) are about a factor of 1.8–2 higher than recent bottom‐up estimates.


Item Type:Article
Related URLs:
URLURL TypeDescription
https://doi.org/10.1029/2003gl018609DOIArticle
https://doi.org/10.1029/2004GL020311DOICorrection
ORCID:
AuthorORCID
Randerson, James T.0000-0001-6559-7387
Additional Information:© 2004 by the American Geophysical Union. Received 11 September 2003; revised 12 November 2003; accepted 24 November 2003; published 8 January 2004. We acknowledge the NCAR MOPITT and NOAA CMDL Carbon Cycle Groups for providing CO measurements. We thank Bob Yantosca for help with the GEOS‐CHEM model. This work was supported by NASA ESE/IDS Grants NAG5‐9605 and NAG5‐9462.
Funders:
Funding AgencyGrant Number
NASANAG5-9605
NASANAG5-9462
Issue or Number:1
Record Number:CaltechAUTHORS:20181127-141320617
Persistent URL:https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20181127-141320617
Official Citation:Arellano, A. F.Jr., P. S. Kasibhatla, L. Giglio, G. R. van der Werf, and J. T. Randerson (2004), Top‐down estimates of global CO sources using MOPITT measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L01104, doi: 10.1029/2003GL018609
Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:91235
Collection:CaltechAUTHORS
Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:27 Nov 2018 22:22
Last Modified:03 Oct 2019 20:33

Repository Staff Only: item control page