Articles | Volume 12, issue 14
Research article
19 Jul 2012
Research article |  | 19 Jul 2012

Transport of short-lived species into the Tropical Tropopause Layer

M. J. Ashfold, N. R. P. Harris, E. L. Atlas, A. J. Manning, and J. A. Pyle

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Subject: Dynamics | Research Activity: Atmospheric Modelling | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Chemistry (chemical composition and reactions)
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