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Volume 9, issue 1
The Cryosphere, 9, 109–121, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-9-109-2015
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The Cryosphere, 9, 109–121, 2015
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Research article 16 Jan 2015

Research article | 16 Jan 2015

Thermal characteristics of permafrost in the steep alpine rock walls of the Aiguille du Midi (Mont Blanc Massif, 3842 m a.s.l)

F. Magnin et al.

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