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Volume 9, issue 8
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 4079–4101, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-4079-2016
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Special issue: Twenty-five years of operations of the Network for the Detection...

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 4079–4101, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-4079-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 25 Aug 2016

Research article | 25 Aug 2016

Proposed standardized definitions for vertical resolution and uncertainty in the NDACC lidar ozone and temperature algorithms – Part 3: Temperature uncertainty budget

Thierry Leblanc et al.

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