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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 3529–3544, 2010
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-10-3529-2010
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 3529–3544, 2010
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-10-3529-2010

  16 Apr 2010

16 Apr 2010

A review of the theoretical basis for bulk mass flux convective parameterization

R. S. Plant

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Subject: Clouds and Precipitation | Research Activity: Atmospheric Modelling | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
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