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Advances in Meteorology
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 154368, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/154368
Research Article

An Assessment of the Efficiency of Dust Regional Modelling to Predict Saharan Dust Transport Episodes

1Laboratory of Agricultural Engineering and Environment, Institute of Technology and Management of Agricultural Ecosystems, Centre for Research and Technology—Thessaly, Technology Park of Thessaly, 1st Industrial Area of Volos, 38500 Volos, Greece
2Laboratory of Atmospheric Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Campus Box 149, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
3Institute for Space Applications & Remote Sensing, National Observatory of Athens, Metaxa and Vas. Paulou street, 15236 Penteli, Greece
4Environmental Chemical Processes Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, University of Crete, P.O.Box 2208, Voutes, 71003 Heraklion, Greece
5Earth Sciences Division, Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Nexus II Building, c/ Jordi Girona 29, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
6Earth Institute at Columbia University, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies and International Research Institute for Climate and Society, 405 Low Library, MC 4335, 535 West 116th Street, NY 10027, USA

Received 17 May 2010; Accepted 19 July 2010

Academic Editor: Harry D. Kambezidis

Copyright © 2010 D. K. Papanastasiou et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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