Articles | Volume 12, issue 7
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 3205–3217, 2012
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 3205–3217, 2012

Research article 03 Apr 2012

Research article | 03 Apr 2012

Detection of particle layers in backscatter profiles: application to Antarctic lidar measurements

J. Gazeaux et al.

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Subject: Clouds and Precipitation | Research Activity: Remote Sensing | Altitude Range: Stratosphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
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