Articles | Volume 7, issue 6
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 1527–1546, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-7-1527-2014
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 1527–1546, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-7-1527-2014

Review article 02 Jun 2014

Review article | 02 Jun 2014

G band atmospheric radars: new frontiers in cloud physics

A. Battaglia et al.

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