Articles | Volume 6, issue 1
Adv. Sci. Res., 6, 1–5, 2011
Adv. Sci. Res., 6, 1–5, 2011

  10 Jan 2011

10 Jan 2011

Geostatistical merging of ground-based and satellite-derived data of surface solar radiation

M. Journée and C. Bertrand

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