Mineral dust aerosols over the Sahara: Meteorological controls on emission and transport and implications for modeling

Knippertz, P and Todd, MC (2012) Mineral dust aerosols over the Sahara: Meteorological controls on emission and transport and implications for modeling. Reviews of Geophysics, 50 (1). RG1007. ISSN 8755-1209

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  • Knippertz, P
  • Todd, MC
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: (c) 2012, American Geophysical Union. Reproduced in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: African easterly waves; Atmospheric dynamics; Atmospheric mineral dust; Biogeochemical cycle; Cold pool; Dust aerosols; Dust devils; Dust emission; Dust models; Earth system science; Field campaign; Key process; Low level jet; Mesoscale Convective System; Micro-scales; Mineral dust aerosol; Moist convection; Numerical modeling; Recent progress; Relative importance; Research fields; Satellite retrieval; Seasonal characteristics; Single process; Source region; Spatiotemporal variability
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  • Published: 2012
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > School of Earth and Environment (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 10:01
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2014 02:56
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011RG000362
Status: Published
Publisher: American Geophysical Union
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1029/2011RG000362
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