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Volume 13, issue 23
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 11951–11963, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-11951-2013
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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 11951–11963, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-11951-2013
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Research article 10 Dec 2013

Research article | 10 Dec 2013

Gravity wave influence on NLC: experimental results from ALOMAR, 69° N

H. Wilms et al.

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