Articles | Volume 8, issue 1
The Cryosphere, 8, 125–135, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-125-2014
The Cryosphere, 8, 125–135, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-125-2014

Research article 22 Jan 2014

Research article | 22 Jan 2014

Updated cloud physics in a regional atmospheric climate model improves the modelled surface energy balance of Antarctica

J. M. van Wessem et al.

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