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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor] in [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

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StatementJeffrey R. Key and Axel J. Schweiger.
SeriesMS -- #96-151., [NASA contractor report] -- NASA/CR-1998-207151., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-207151.
ContributionsSchweiger, Axel J., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL17591795M

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Two tools for the solution of radiative transfer problems are presented. Streamer is a flexible medium spectral resolution radiative transfer model based on the plane-parallel theory of radiative. Streamer and FluxNet are tools for the solution of a wide variety of radiative transfer problems. Streamer is a flexible and customizable general-purpose radiative-transfer model. It allows for the computation of both irradiances and radiances and is therefore suitable for the simulation of some satellite signals and the study of radiative heat budgets in the atmosphere or at the by: Tools for atmospheric radiative transfer: Streamer and FluxNet. The principal tool used to simulate these observations is an atmospheric radiative transfer model, so-called because it solves the fundamental equation of radiative transfer through the atmosphere. These models require high quality spectroscopic data for all molecules absorbing and emitting in the atmosphere.

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