Articles | Volume 15, issue 12
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-7071-2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-7071-2015
Research article
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30 Jun 2015
Research article |  | 30 Jun 2015

Middle East versus Saharan dust extinction-to-backscatter ratios

A. Nisantzi, R. E. Mamouri, A. Ansmann, G. L. Schuster, and D. G. Hadjimitsis

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