Articles | Volume 13, issue 6
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 3099–3118, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-3099-2020
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 3099–3118, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-3099-2020

Research article 12 Jun 2020

Research article | 12 Jun 2020

The development of the Atmospheric Measurements by Ultra-Light Spectrometer (AMULSE) greenhouse gas profiling system and application for satellite retrieval validation

Lilian Joly et al.

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