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Volume 4, issue 1
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 169–182, 2011
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Special issue: The Modular Earth Submodel System (MESSy) (ACP/GMD inter-journal...

Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 169–182, 2011
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Development and technical paper 11 Mar 2011

Development and technical paper | 11 Mar 2011

Simulation of polar stratospheric clouds in the chemistry-climate-model EMAC via the submodel PSC

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