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Volume 17, issue 23 | Copyright

Special issue: The ACRIDICON-CHUVA campaign to study deep convective clouds...

Special issue: BACCHUS – Impact of Biogenic versus Anthropogenic emissions...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 14433-14456, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-17-14433-2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 05 Dec 2017

Research article | 05 Dec 2017

Further evidence for CCN aerosol concentrations determining the height of warm rain and ice initiation in convective clouds over the Amazon basin

Ramon Campos Braga et al.
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