Accession Number : AD0466477


Title :   OPTICAL AND THERMAL PROPERTIES OF THE ATMOSPHERE.


Descriptive Note : Compilation of translations of Soviet-Bloc scientific and technical literature.


Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV


Report Date : 14 Jul 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 217


Abstract : Contents: On the regularities of variability of daily totals of diffuse radiation, Short-wave radiation regime of a surface covered with vegetation, On the mathematical theory of photosynthesis of plant cover, Photometric rod for determination of direct solar radiation in crops and plant cover, Spectral albedo of main types of natural surfaces in the near infrared spectral range, Certain properties of effective coefficient of atmosphere's transparency, On the reduction of some atmosphere transparency characteristics from one numerical value of solar constant to another, Diurnal and seasonal variations of albedo on some natural surfaces in the Estonian SSR, Spectral radiation regime of corn crops and computation of the photosynthetically active radiation (PhAR), Evaluation of the influence of the temperature dependence upon the transmission function of the atmosphere on the results of the computation of thermal radiation in terrestrial atmosphere, The problem of computing thermal radiation on the atmosphere, The theory of the radiation regime of plant cover, The possible solarization in Tartu, Spectroscopic determinations of the total quantity of water vapor in a vertical column of the atmosphere. (Author)


Descriptors :   *ASTROPHYSICS , THERMAL PROPERTIES , USSR , SOLAR RADIATION , DIURNAL VARIATIONS , PERIODIC VARIATIONS , ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE , WATER VAPOR , PHOTOSYNTHESIS , ALBEDO , INFRARED SPECTRA , VISIBLE SPECTRA , ULTRAVIOLET SPECTRA , THERMAL RADIATION , OPTICAL PROPERTIES , PLANTS(BOTANY)


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