Articles | Volume 11, issue 11
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5123–5139, 2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-5123-2011
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5123–5139, 2011
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-5123-2011

Research article 01 Jun 2011

Research article | 01 Jun 2011

A numerical study of mountain waves in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere

A. Mahalov et al.

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