Articles | Volume 9, issue 7
Model evaluation paper
27 Jul 2016
Model evaluation paper |  | 27 Jul 2016

High-resolution land surface fluxes from satellite and reanalysis data (HOLAPS v1.0): evaluation and uncertainty assessment

Alexander Loew, Jian Peng, and Michael Borsche

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