Articles | Volume 15, issue 14
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-15-5883-2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-15-5883-2022
Model description paper
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28 Jul 2022
Model description paper |  | 28 Jul 2022

TransClim (v1.0): a chemistry–climate response model for assessing the effect of mitigation strategies for road traffic on ozone

Vanessa Simone Rieger and Volker Grewe

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Road traffic emissions of nitrogen oxides, volatile organic compounds and carbon monoxide produce ozone in the troposphere and thus influence Earth's climate. To assess the ozone response to a broad range of mitigation strategies for road traffic, we developed a new chemistry–climate response model called TransClim. It is based on lookup tables containing climate–response relations and thus is able to quickly determine the climate response of a mitigation option.