• This project is based on long term studies performed during more than one decade. Waiting for a dedicated paper to the ALTA project, if one wishes to refer to the ALTA Center in documents and/or publications, we kindly ask to include the algorithms and the structure of the Astro-Meso-Nh package:

    • 1. 3D mapping of optical turbulence using an atmospheric numerical model. I. A useful tool for the ground-based astronomy
      Masciadri, E., Vernin, J., Bougeault, P., 1999, A&AS, 137, 185-202

    • 2. Filtering techniques to enhance optical turbulence forecast performances at short time-scales
      Masciadri, E., Martelloni, G., Turchi, A., 2020, MNRAS, 492, 140-152

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