Accession Number : AD0654780

Title :   AN INVESTIGATION OF HEAT TRANSFER FROM BARE SOIL.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARIZONA UNIV TUCSON INST OF ATMOSPHERIC PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Sellers,W. D. ; Dryden,P. S.

Report Date : APR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : The paper contains data on heat transfer from bare soil under stability conditions ranging from very stable to very unstable; and a check on the accuracy of the fluxometer as an instrument for estimating the vapor flux from bare soil. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HEAT TRANSFER, *SOILS), VAPORS, SAMPLING, ACCURACY, STABILITY, EVAPORATION, HEAT FLUX, CONVECTION(ATMOSPHERIC), WIND, TEMPERATURE, SURFACE PROPERTIES, TABLES(DATA), PERIODIC VARIATIONS, EQUATIONS, RADIOMETERS, THEORY, INSTRUMENTATION

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE