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Volume 15, issue 12
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6775–6788, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-6775-2015
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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6775–6788, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-6775-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 18 Jun 2015

Research article | 18 Jun 2015

Parameterization of convective transport in the boundary layer and its impact on the representation of the diurnal cycle of wind and dust emissions

F. Hourdin et al.

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New parameterizations of the convective boundary layer are used to better represent the diurnal cycle of near-surface wind over Sahara and Sahel in a climate model and the associated emission of dust.
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