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Research article
24 Jan 2014
Research article |  | 24 Jan 2014

A double continuum hydrological model for glacier applications

B. de Fleurian, O. Gagliardini, T. Zwinger, G. Durand, E. Le Meur, D. Mair, and P. Råback

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