Articles | Volume 8, issue 1
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 109–124, 2015

Special issue: Observing Atmosphere and Climate with Occultation Techniques...

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 109–124, 2015

Research article 09 Jan 2015

Research article | 09 Jan 2015

Generation of a bending angle radio occultation climatology (BAROCLIM) and its use in radio occultation retrievals

B. Scherllin-Pirscher et al.

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