Articles | Volume 10, issue 4
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 1299–1312, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-10-1299-2017
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 1299–1312, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-10-1299-2017

Research article 03 Apr 2017

Research article | 03 Apr 2017

A European-wide 222radon and 222radon progeny comparison study

Dominik Schmithüsen et al.

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A European-wide 222radon/222radon progeny comparison study has been conducted at nine measurement stations in order to determine differences between existing 222radon instrumentation and atmospheric data sets, respectively. Mean differences up to 45 % were found between monitors. These differences need to be taken into account if the data shall serve for quantitative regional atmospheric transport model validation.