Articles | Volume 6, issue 2
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 309–322, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-309-2013
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 309–322, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-309-2013

Research article 11 Feb 2013

Research article | 11 Feb 2013

An improved cirrus detection algorithm MeCiDA2 for SEVIRI and its evaluation with MODIS

F. Ewald et al.

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