Articles | Volume 13, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 1395–1410, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-1395-2013

Special issue: Desert dust and its impact on air quality and climate

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 1395–1410, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-1395-2013

Research article 04 Feb 2013

Research article | 04 Feb 2013

African dust outbreaks over the Mediterranean Basin during 2001–2011: PM10 concentrations, phenomenology and trends, and its relation with synoptic and mesoscale meteorology

J. Pey et al.

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