Articles | Volume 10, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 909–917, 2010
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 909–917, 2010

  01 Feb 2010

01 Feb 2010

Metal concentrations in the upper atmosphere during meteor showers

J. Correira et al.

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