Halocarbons contribute approximately 20% of the total anthropogenic instantaneous clear-sky forcing. We have implemented a new absorption model for them, based on HITRAN cross-section data, and use it to calculate forcing estimates:
Buehler, S. A., M. Brath, O. Lemke, Ø. Hodnebrog, R. Pincus, P. Eriksson, I. Gordon, and R. Larsson (2022),
A new halocarbon absorption model based on HITRAN cross-section data and new estimates of halocarbon instantaneous clear-sky radiative forcing,
J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 14(11), e2022MS003239, doi: 10.1029/2022MS003239.
We are pleased to announce that version 1.1.0 of the ARTS scattering database has been released. Database, technical report and readme document have been updated.