Articles | Volume 6, issue 1
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 255–262, 2013
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 255–262, 2013

Model description paper 22 Feb 2013

Model description paper | 22 Feb 2013

Implementation of the chemistry module MECCA (v2.5) in the modal aerosol version of the Community Atmosphere Model component (v3.6.33) of the Community Earth System Model

M. S. Long et al.

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