Articles | Volume 13, issue 9
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 4487–4500, 2013
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 4487–4500, 2013
Research article
02 May 2013
Research article | 02 May 2013

Evaluation of a new middle-lower tropospheric CO2 product using data assimilation

A. Tangborn et al.

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