Accession Number : AD0675382

Title :   PHOTOSYNTHESIZING SYSTEMS OF HIGH PRODUCTIVITY (COLLECTION OF ARTICLES),

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date : 22 MAR 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 330

Abstract : Contents: Problems of works on the study of photosynthetic activity of plants as a factor of productivity; The bases of the quantitative theory of the photosynthetic activity of sowings; The role of solar radiation in the photosynthetic activity of crops; Photosynthetically active radiation on the territory of the USSR; Biometric characteristics and dynamics of the development of a crop of corn; Vertical distribution of biomass in sowings; Spatial orientation of leaves in sowings and methods of its determination; An approximation method of determining the weakening and reflection of par and near infrared radiation in a sowing of corn by measurements of the integral radiation; Light curves of photosynthesis in a sowing of corn; The determination of the vertical carbon dioxide profile in sowings; The use of the products of photosynthesis in the growth processes; Concerning the increase of the coefficient of economic productivity of photosynthesis.

Descriptors :   (*PLANTS(BOTANY), *PHOTOSYNTHESIS), (*AGRICULTURE, PRODUCTION), SOLAR RADIATION, GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY), NUTRITION, CLIMATE, GENETICS, SOIL MECHANICS, MICROMETEOROLOGY, ALGAE, CHLOROPHYLLS, ENERGY, ABSORPTION, INTENSITY, ECOLOGY, ALBEDO, CORN, WHEAT, INFRARED RADIATION, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, CARBON DIOXIDE, USSR, REPORTS

Subject Categories : Agricultural Economics
      Agronomy, Horticulture and Aquiculture
      Biochemistry
      Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE