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ACP | Articles | Volume 19, issue 23
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 14979–15005, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-14979-2019
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Special issue: New observations and related modelling studies of the aerosol–cloud–climate...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 14979–15005, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-14979-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 11 Dec 2019

Research article | 11 Dec 2019

Evidence of the complexity of aerosol transport in the lower troposphere on the Namibian coast during AEROCLO-sA

Patrick Chazette et al.

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Evolution of the vertical distribution and optical properties of aerosols in the free troposphere is analysed for the first time over the Namibian coast, a region where uncertainties on aerosol–cloud coupling in climate simulations are significant. The high variability of atmospheric aerosol composition is highlighted using a combination of ground-based, airborne and space-borne lidar. Aerosols are mainly transported from Angola, but part of the highest aerosol layer may come from South America.
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