Accession Number : ADA291887

Title :   Natural Aerosol Extinction Module XSCALE 92 User's Guide.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH LAB WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE NM

Personal Author(s) : Fiegel, Robert P.

PDF Url : ADA291887

Report Date : NOV 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 150

Abstract : XSCALE is an empirical and semi-empirical model based on measurements and theoretical calculations of extinction due to naturally occurring aerosols. This model can be used to calculate transmission along horizontal and slant paths near the surface of the earth. This description of XSCALE is an enhancement of descriptions previously released. jg

Descriptors :   *EXTINCTION, *AEROSOLS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, USER MANUALS, OPTIMIZATION, COMPUTATIONS, MODELS, PATHS, TRANSMITTANCE, SURFACES, RAIN, SNOW, FOG, HORIZONTAL ORIENTATION, EARTH(PLANET), SLANT RANGE, HAZE, ICE FOG.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Meteorology
      Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE