Articles | Volume 5, issue 8
Review article
02 Aug 2012
Review article |  | 02 Aug 2012

Soot reference materials for instrument calibration and intercomparisons: a workshop summary with recommendations

D. Baumgardner, O. Popovicheva, J. Allan, V. Bernardoni, J. Cao, F. Cavalli, J. Cozic, E. Diapouli, K. Eleftheriadis, P. J. Genberg, C. Gonzalez, M. Gysel, A. John, T. W. Kirchstetter, T. A. J. Kuhlbusch, M. Laborde, D. Lack, T. Müller, R. Niessner, A. Petzold, A. Piazzalunga, J. P. Putaud, J. Schwarz, P. Sheridan, R. Subramanian, E. Swietlicki, G. Valli, R. Vecchi, and M. Viana

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