Articles | Volume 20, issue 11
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 3099–3115, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-3099-2020

Special issue: Analysis and prediction of natural airborne aviation hazards

Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 3099–3115, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-3099-2020

Research article 24 Nov 2020

Research article | 24 Nov 2020

Extension of the WRF-Chem volcanic emission preprocessor to integrate complex source terms and evaluation for different emission scenarios of the Grimsvötn 2011 eruption

Marcus Hirtl et al.

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The paper shows the application of a new volcanic emission preprocessor for the chemical transport model WRF-Chem. The model is evaluated with different observational data sets for the eruption of the Grimsvötn volcano 2011.
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