Accession Number : ADA181570

Title :   Studies of Electro-Optical Attenuation in the Vicinity of Cloud Base.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 1 Jun 85-30 May 86,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER INST OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (ENGLAND) DEPT OF PURE AND APPLIED PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Latham,John

PDF Url : ADA181570

Report Date : Feb 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 111

Abstract : Data report of 1986 cloud measurements of cap cloud on Great Dun Fell. PMS FSS probe measurements of particle size distributions from 0.5 to 47 micron radius. Barnes transmissiometer measurements of cloud extinction in three spectral bands. Theoretical extinction coefficients to be derived from droplet spectra detected by PMS FSS probe. Keywords: Cap cloud measurements; Particle size distributions; Extinction Coefficients; Great Britain.

Descriptors :   *CLOUDS, *EXTINCTION, *TRANSMISSOMETERS, SPECTRA, GREAT BRITAIN, MEASUREMENT, PROBES, COEFFICIENTS, DISTRIBUTION, PARTICLE SIZE, ATTENUATION, ELECTROOPTICS, BAND SPECTRA, ISLANDS, LIGHT SCATTERING, AEROSOLS, LIGHT TRANSMISSION

Subject Categories : Optics
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE