Ultraviolet Remote Sensing Techniques for Planetary Aeronomy

  1. Michael Mendillo,
  2. Andrew Nagy and
  3. J.H. Waite
  1. John T. Clarke1 and
  2. Larry Paxton2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/130GM23

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy

How to Cite

Clarke, J. T. and Paxton, L. (2002) Ultraviolet Remote Sensing Techniques for Planetary Aeronomy, in Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy (eds M. Mendillo, A. Nagy and J.H. Waite), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/130GM23

Author Information

  1. 1

    Center for Space Physics, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts

  2. 2

    Applied Physics Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University, Laurel, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909899

Online ISBN: 9781118669570

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Keywords:

  • Planets—Atmospheres;
  • Satellites—Atmospheres

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Principles of Ultraviolet Remote Sensing

  • Instrumental Methods of UV Remote Sensing

  • Observational Methods of UV Remote Sensing

  • Principles of Radiative Transfer

  • Key Technology Developments in UV Remote Sensing

  • Examples of Airglow Instruments

  • Areas for Future Improvement in UV Instruments