Articles | Volume 8, issue 7
Research article
17 Jul 2015
Research article |  | 17 Jul 2015

Application of the locality principle to radio occultation studies of the Earth's atmosphere and ionosphere

A. G. Pavelyev, Y. A. Liou, S. S. Matyugov, A. A. Pavelyev, V. N. Gubenko, K. Zhang, and Y. Kuleshov

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