Articles | Volume 3, issue 3
10 May 2010
 | 10 May 2010

Optical properties of different aerosol types: seven years of combined Raman-elastic backscatter lidar measurements in Thessaloniki, Greece

E. Giannakaki, D. S. Balis, V. Amiridis, and C. Zerefos

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