Articles | Volume 11, issue 7
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 3159–3171, 2011
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 3159–3171, 2011

Research article 04 Apr 2011

Research article | 04 Apr 2011

Dependence of the single-scattering properties of small ice crystals on idealized shape models

J. Um and G. M. McFarquhar

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Subject: Radiation | Research Activity: Field Measurements | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
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