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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 4097–4109, 2010
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-10-4097-2010
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 4097–4109, 2010
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-10-4097-2010

  03 May 2010

03 May 2010

The sensitivity of stratocumulus-capped mixed layers to cloud droplet concentration: do LES and mixed-layer models agree?

J. Uchida et al.

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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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