Articles | Volume 10, issue 14
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 6749–6763, 2010
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 6749–6763, 2010

  23 Jul 2010

23 Jul 2010

Probabilistic description of ice-supersaturated layers in low resolution profiles of relative humidity

N. C. Dickson et al.

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Subject: Dynamics | Research Activity: Atmospheric Modelling | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
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Cited articles

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