You are not currently logged in.
Access JSTOR through your library or other institution:
Stability of the Martian Atmosphere
Michael B. McElroy and Thomas M. Donahue
New Series, Vol. 177, No. 4053 (Sep. 15, 1972), pp. 986-988
Published by: American Association for the Advancement of Science
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1734144
Page Count: 3
You can always find the topics here!Topics: Oxygen, Hydrogen, Carbon dioxide, Mixing ratios, Mars, Atmospherics, Photolysis, Altitude, Chemicals, Atoms
Were these topics helpful?See somethings inaccurate? Let us know!
Select the topics that are inaccurate.
Preview not available
A detailed chemical dynamic model is presented for a moist martian atmosphere. Recombination of carbon dioxide is catalyzed by trace amounts of water. The abundances of carbon monoxide and molecular oxygen should vary in response to changes in atmospheric water and atmospheric mixing.
Science © 1972 American Association for the Advancement of Science