Accession Number : AD0653757

Title :   RESEARCH ON ATMOSPHERIC OPTICAL RADIATION TRANSMISSION.

Descriptive Note : Final scientific rept., 1 Dec 65-30 Nov 66,

Corporate Author : MAINZ UNIV (WEST GERMANY) METEOROLOGISCH-GEOPHYSIKALISCHES INSTITUT

Personal Author(s) : Bullrich,K. ; de Bary,E. ; Blattner,W. ; Eiden,R. ; Hanel,G.

Report Date : JAN 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 127

Abstract : Measurements and computations of the spectral sky radiation close to the sun. Measurements of spectral sky radiation at Haleakala, Maui, Hawaii. Theoretical interpretation of experimental data on the distribution of the spectral sky radiation. Measurements of the reflectivity of calcareous soil for neutral and polarized light. The real part of the mean index of refraction and the mean density of samples of atmospheric aerosol particles. Degree of polarization of twilight intensity. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LIGHT TRANSMISSION, ATMOSPHERES), OPTICAL PHENOMENA, SKY BRIGHTNESS, AEROSOLS, SCATTERING, POLARIZATION, ABSORPTION, REFLECTION, ALBEDO, REFRACTIVE INDEX, SKY, WIND, MEASUREMENT, WEATHER, PARTICLE SIZE, REFLECTIVITY, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, INTENSITY

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE