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Volume 10, issue 9 | Copyright
Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 3359-3378, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-10-3359-2017
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Model description paper 12 Sep 2017

Model description paper | 12 Sep 2017

The Sectional Stratospheric Sulfate Aerosol module (S3A-v1) within the LMDZ general circulation model: description and evaluation against stratospheric aerosol observations

Christoph Kleinschmitt et al.
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Stratospheric aerosols play an important role in the climate system by affecting the Earth's radiative budget. In this article we present the newly developed LMDZ-S3A model and assess its performance against observations in periods of low and high aerosol loading. The model may serve as a tool to study the climate impacts of volcanic eruptions, as well as the deliberate injection of aerosols into the stratosphere, which has been proposed as a method of geoengineering to abate global warming.
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