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Melting of Major Glaciers in Himalayas: Role of Desert Dust and Anthropogenic Aerosols

By Anup K. Prasad, Hesham M. Elaskary, Ghassem R. Asrar, Menas Kafatos and Ashok Jaswal

Submitted: November 24th 2010Reviewed: July 2nd 2011Published: October 3rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/23235

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