Articles | Volume 8, issue 4
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 1819–1834, 2015

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

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 1819–1834, 2015

Research article 23 Apr 2015

Research article | 23 Apr 2015

Climate intercomparison of GPS radio occultation, RS90/92 radiosondes and GRUAN from 2002 to 2013

F. Ladstädter et al.

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