Articles | Volume 11, issue 6
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 3559–3567, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-11-3559-2018
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 3559–3567, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-11-3559-2018

Research article 20 Jun 2018

Research article | 20 Jun 2018

High spatio-temporal resolution pollutant measurements of on-board vehicle emissions using ultra-fast response gas analyzers

Martin Irwin et al.

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Ultra-fast response engine exhaust emissions analyzers have been adapted for on-board vehicle use combined with GPS data. We present, for the first time, how high spatio-temporal resolution data products allow transient features associated with internal combustion engines to be examined in detail during on-road driving, revealing the detailed causes behind emissions hot spots. In particular, NOx pollution was assessed in detail for a number of road network features (e.g. speed bumps).