Solar Irradiance Reference Spectra

  1. Judit M. Pap,
  2. Peter Fox,
  3. Claus Frohlich,
  4. Hugh S. Hudson,
  5. Jeffrey Kuhn,
  6. John McCormack,
  7. Gerald North,
  8. William Sprigg and
  9. S. T. Wu
  1. Gérard Thuillier1,
  2. Linton Floyd2,
  3. Thomas N. Woods3,
  4. Richard Cebula4,
  5. Ernest Hilsenrath5,
  6. Michel Hersé1 and
  7. Dietrich Labs6

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/141GM13

Solar Variability and Its Effects on Climate

Solar Variability and Its Effects on Climate

How to Cite

Thuillier, G., Floyd, L., Woods, T. N., Cebula, R., Hilsenrath, E., Hersé, M. and Labs, D. (2004) Solar Irradiance Reference Spectra, in Solar Variability and Its Effects on Climate (eds J. M. Pap, P. Fox, C. Frohlich, H. S. Hudson, J. Kuhn, J. McCormack, G. North, W. Sprigg and S. T. Wu), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/141GM13

Author Information

  1. 1

    Service d'A'ronomie du CNRS, Verrières-le-Buisson, France

  2. 2

    Interferometrics Inc., Chantilly, VA

  3. 3

    Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

  4. 4

    Science Systems and Applications, Lanham, MD

  5. 5

    Nasa Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD

  6. 6

    Landessternwarte, Heidelberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904061

Online ISBN: 9781118665909



  • Solar oscillations;
  • Climatic changes—Effect of solar activity on


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Importance of a Reference Solar Spectrum

  • Measurements

  • New Composite Reference Solar Spectra

  • Properties of the Reference Spectra

  • Present and Future Missions

  • Conclusion