Articles | Volume 11, issue 11
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5457–5469, 2011
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5457–5469, 2011

Research article 14 Jun 2011

Research article | 14 Jun 2011

Ultraviolet actinic flux in clear and cloudy atmospheres: model calculations and aircraft-based measurements

G. G. Palancar et al.

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