Articles | Volume 6, issue 10
Research article
22 Oct 2013
Research article |  | 22 Oct 2013

Absorbing aerosol radiative effects in the limb-scatter viewing geometry

A. Wiacek, R. V. Martin, A. E. Bourassa, N. D. Lloyd, and D. A. Degenstein

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