Articles | Volume 9, issue 3
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 1261–1277, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-1261-2016
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 1261–1277, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-1261-2016
Research article
24 Mar 2016
Research article | 24 Mar 2016

The Aerosol Limb Imager: acousto-optic imaging of limb-scattered sunlight for stratospheric aerosol profiling

B. J. Elash et al.

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