Articles | Volume 14, issue 11
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 7187–7197, 2021
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 7187–7197, 2021

Research article 17 Nov 2021

Research article | 17 Nov 2021

A simulation chamber for absorption spectroscopy in planetary atmospheres

Marcel Snels et al.

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A novel simulation chamber, PASSxS (Planetary Atmosphere Simulation System for Spectroscopy), has been developed for absorption measurements with a Fourier transform spectrometer (FTS) and possibly a cavity ring-down (CRD) spectrometer, with a sample temperature ranging from 100 K up to 550 K, while the pressure of the gas can be varied up to 60 bar. These temperature and pressure ranges cover a significant part of the planetary atmospheres in the solar system and possibly extrasolar planets.