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Title: A new conceptual model for the structural properties of char produced during vegetation fires
Authors: Knicker, Heike; Hilscher, André; González-Vila, Francisco Javier; Almendros Martín, Gonzalo
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry
Citation: The 23rd International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry: 943-944 (2007)
Abstract: After vegetation fires considerable amounts of charred necromass are incorporated into soils and sediments. To elucidate its role in geobiochemical cycles a good understanding of its chemistry is crucial. Although several models describing char on a molecular level are reported in the literature (Schmidt & Noack, 2000), a commonly accepted view of the chemistry involved in Black Carbon (BC) production during vegetation fires is still missing. Therefore, the intention of the present work was to obtain some insights into structural properties of char produced during biomass burning by comparing results obtained from controlled charring experiments, the analysis of naturally charred soil organic matter with the pyrolysis literature.
Description: 2 páginas, 3 referencias.-- Póster P392-TH presentado en la Sesión: Soil Biogeochemistry, del citado congreso, celebrado del 9-14 de septiembre 2007, en Torquay (England).-- Enlazamos con el ítem: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/55322 .-- cmartin@irnase.csic.es
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/55320
ISBN: 978-0-9556551-0-4
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