Articles | Volume 12, issue 15
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 7073–7085, 2012

Special issue: Chemistry, microphysics and dynamics of the polar stratosphere:...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 7073–7085, 2012

Research article 06 Aug 2012

Research article | 06 Aug 2012

Record-breaking ozone loss in the Arctic winter 2010/2011: comparison with 1996/1997

J. Kuttippurath et al.

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