The effects of additional black carbon on the albedo of Arctic sea ice: variation with sea ice type and snow cover

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Marks, A. A.; King, M. D.;
(2013)

The response of the albedo of bare sea ice and snow-covered sea ice to the addition of black carbon is calculated. Visible light absorption and light-scattering cross-sections are derived for a typical first-year and multi-year sea ice with both "dry" and "wet" snow typ... View more
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