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Volume 6, issue 5
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1389–1405, 2013
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Special issue: Coupled chemistry–meteorology modelling: status and...

Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1389–1405, 2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Model description paper 09 Sep 2013

Model description paper | 09 Sep 2013

The Chemistry CATT-BRAMS model (CCATT-BRAMS 4.5): a regional atmospheric model system for integrated air quality and weather forecasting and research

K. M. Longo et al.

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