Articles | Volume 11, issue 12
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5701–5717, 2011
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 5701–5717, 2011

Research article 21 Jun 2011

Research article | 21 Jun 2011

NLC and the background atmosphere above ALOMAR

J. Fiedler et al.

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