Articles | Volume 9, issue 22
30 Nov 2009
 | 30 Nov 2009

Initial fate of fine ash and sulfur from large volcanic eruptions

U. Niemeier, C. Timmreck, H.-F. Graf, S. Kinne, S. Rast, and S. Self

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