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Ultraviolet atmospheric and space remote sensing

Ultraviolet atmospheric and space remote sensing

methods and instrumentation II : 22 July 1999, Denver, Colorado

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Published by SPIE in Bellingham, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atmosphere, Upper -- Remote sensing -- Congresses.,
  • Ultraviolet radiation -- Remote sensing -- Congresses.,
  • Ultraviolet radiation -- Instruments -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGeorge R. Carruthers, Kenneth F. Dymond, chairs/editors ; sponsored by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ; cooperating organization, the Remote Sensing Society.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesSPIE proceedings series ;, v. 3818, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 3818.
    ContributionsCarruthers, George R., Dymond, Kenneth Floyd., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., Remote Sensing Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC879.25 .U44 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6898374M
    ISBN 100819433047
    LC Control Number00702714
    OCLC/WorldCa42786236

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Ultraviolet and visible spectroscopy and spaceborne remote sensing of the Earth's atmosphere Article in Comptes Rendus Physique 6(8). Satellite remote sensing of ultraviolet irradiance on the ocean surface. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation has a significant influence on marine biological processes and primary productivity; however, the existing ocean color satellite sensors seldom contain UV bands.

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