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Author Swathi, P. S. ♦ Indira, N. K. ♦ Rayner, P. J. ♦ Ramonet, M. ♦ Jagadheesha, D. ♦ Bhatt, B. C. ♦ Gaur, V. K.
Source Indian Institute of Astrophysics
Content type Text
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics
Subject Keyword Bayes theorem ♦ Carbon flux ♦ Inversion ♦ Sources and sinks ♦ Temperate region ♦ Transcom
Description Carbon dioxide (CO2) fluxes over the temperate Eura-sian region have been estimated robustly for the period 2006–2008 using the time-dependent inversion com-ponent of the TRANSCOM protocol. Data from six CO2 measuring stations in temperate Eurasia, includ-ing the Indian station at Hanle along with 75 others from different parts of the world have been used. A careful analysis of a posteriori errors and model reso-lution shows that temperate Eurasia is a major resid-ual sink of CO2 with a value of 1.5 Gigatonnes of carbon/year.
ISSN 00113891
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Institution Indian Academy of Sciences
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