Articles | Volume 14, issue 7
Research article
11 Apr 2014
Research article |  | 11 Apr 2014

Ice particle habit and surface roughness derived from PARASOL polarization measurements

B. H. Cole, P. Yang, B. A. Baum, J. Riedi, and L. C.-Labonnote

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