Articles | Volume 15, issue 11
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-6147-2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-6147-2015
Research article
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05 Jun 2015
Research article |  | 05 Jun 2015

The importance of interstitial particle scavenging by cloud droplets in shaping the remote aerosol size distribution and global aerosol-climate effects

J. R. Pierce, B. Croft, J. K. Kodros, S. D. D'Andrea, and R. V. Martin

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In this paper we show that coagulation of cloud droplets with interstitial aerosol particles, a process often neglected in atmospheric aerosol models, has a significant impact on aerosol size distributions and radiative forcings.
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