Articles | Volume 15, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 1521–1537, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-1521-2015
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 1521–1537, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-1521-2015

Research article 11 Feb 2015

Research article | 11 Feb 2015

Sensitivity of top-down CO source estimates to the modeled vertical structure in atmospheric CO

Z. Jiang et al.

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