Date: 01 Aug 2006
Distribution of Ultraviolet solar Radiation at Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia
- U. A. Elani
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The ultraviolet UV solar radiation flux is monitored over a fixed time interval to study the daily, monthly and annual variations for a nearly one decade in Riyadh. Mathematical expressions will be presented based on a comparison between theoretical and experimental values. It is believed that the present analysis of UV radiation suggest that the environmental effects led to a better understanding of UV scattering, UV reflection, ozone and clouds layers in Riyadh and other selected areas in the mid-east region.
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- Distribution of Ultraviolet solar Radiation at Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia
Environmental Monitoring and Assessment
Volume 124, Issue 1-3 , pp 235-241
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- Ultraviolet UV radiation
- UV fluxes
- UV mathematical expressions
- Environmental effects
- Saudi Arabia
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- U. A. Elani (1)
- Author Affiliations
- 1. Solar Energy Research Group, Department of Physics & Astronomy, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, 11451, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia