Articles | Volume 10, issue 14
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 6661–6668, 2010
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 6661–6668, 2010

  21 Jul 2010

21 Jul 2010

On microphysical processes of noctilucent clouds (NLC): observations and modeling of mean and width of the particle size-distribution

G. Baumgarten et al.

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Subject: Aerosols | Research Activity: Remote Sensing | Altitude Range: Mesosphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
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Cited articles

Bailey, S. M., Thomas, G. E., Rusch, D. W., Merkel, A. W., Jeppesen, C. D., Carstens, J. N., Randall, C. E., McClintock, W. E., and Russell, J. M.: Phase functions of polar mesospheric cloud ice as observed by the CIPS instrument on the AIM satellite, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, 373–380,, 2009.
Baumgarten, G. and Fiedler, J.: Vertical structure of particle properties and water content in noctilucent clouds, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L10811,, 2008.
Baumgarten, G., Lübken, F.-J., and Fricke, K. H.: First observation of one noctilucent cloud by a twin lidar in two different directions, Ann. Geophys., 20, 1863–1868,, 2002.
Baumgarten, G., Fiedler, J., and von Cossart, G.: The size of noctilucent cloud particles above ALOMAR (69N,16E): Optical modeling and method description, 40, 772–784,, 2007.
Baumgarten, G., Fiedler, J., L{ü}bken, F.-J., and von Cossart, G.: Particle properties and water content of noctilucent clouds and their interannual variation, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D06203,, 2008.
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