Accession Number : AD0719603

Title :   Optical Properties of Clouds (Opticheskie Svoistva Oblakov),

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Feigelson,E. M.

Report Date : 07 JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : A brief survey of the progress of study on optics of clouds is given. Primary attention is paid to theoretical work on transfer of radiation in clouds which determine principles of reflection and transmission of radiation by clouds without regard to the effect of extracloud atmosphere. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CLOUDS, OPTICAL PROPERTIES), LIGHT TRANSMISSION, CLOUD COVER, HEAT TRANSFER, REFLECTION, DIFFUSION, ABSORPTION, METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITES, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, USSR

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE