Articles | Volume 6, issue 4
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1061–1078, 2013
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1061–1078, 2013
Model description paper
26 Jul 2013
Model description paper | 26 Jul 2013

Simulation of the microwave emission of multi-layered snowpacks using the Dense Media Radiative transfer theory: the DMRT-ML model

G. Picard et al.

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