Articles | Volume 14, issue 13
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 6759–6775, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-6759-2014

Special issue: CHemistry and AeRosols Mediterranean EXperiments (ChArMEx)...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 6759–6775, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-6759-2014

Research article 03 Jul 2014

Research article | 03 Jul 2014

African dust outbreaks over the western Mediterranean Basin: 11-year characterization of atmospheric circulation patterns and dust source areas

P. Salvador et al.

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