Articles | Volume 8, issue 5
The Cryosphere, 8, 1825–1838, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1825-2014
The Cryosphere, 8, 1825–1838, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1825-2014
Research article
09 Oct 2014
Research article | 09 Oct 2014

Influence of stress, temperature and crystal morphology on isothermal densification and specific surface area decrease of new snow

S. Schleef et al.

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