Radiation and Radiative Transfer
Extremes and Environmental Risk
Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
Copyright © 2002 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
How to Cite
Essex, C. 2013. Radiation and Radiative Transfer . Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 5.
- Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
The physics and mathematics of the the transport of energy by means of radiation is presented and put into the context of the Earth's atmosphere. The resulting mathematical structures correct simplistic popular misconceptions and language about radiative processes in the environment.
- flux density;
- specific intensity;