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A one-dimensional finite-element boundary-layer model with a vertical adaptive grid

Bibliographic reference Dunbar, T.M. ; Hanert, Emmanuel ; Hogan, R.J.. A one-dimensional finite-element boundary-layer model with a vertical adaptive grid. In: Boundary-Layer Meteorology, Vol. 128, no. 3, p. 459-472 (2008)
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