Remote Sensing of the Environment and Radiation Transfer

An Introductory Survey

ISBN: 978-3-642-14898-9 (Print) 978-3-642-14899-6 (Online)
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Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-18

    Radiation in the Earth Atmosphere

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 19-26

    Special Features of Self-surface (Heat) Radiation Forming

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 27-38

    The Direct Calculation of the Absorption Coefficient of Atmosphere Gases with Using Parameters of Absorption Bands Fine Structure

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 39-46

    Calculating Transmission Functions with Modeling Absorption Bands of Atmospheric Gases

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 47-51

    Calculation of the Intensity of Self Heat Radiation of the System “Surface-Atmosphere”

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 53-61

    Construction and Operation of the Automated One-Channel IR-Radiometer

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 63-72

    Remote Measurement of the Surface Temperature Field with the Automated One-Channel IR-Radiometer

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 73-81

    Study of Depending the Uncertainty of the Remote Surface Temperature Retrieval on the Initial Parameters Exactness

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 83-97

    The Thermal Remote Sounding of the Atmosphere

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 99-104

    Calculating Optical Characteristics of Atmospheric Aerosol

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 105-118

    Calculating Solar Radiative Characteristics in Clouds with Asymptotic Formulas of the Radiative Transfer Theory

  13. Book Chapter

    Pages 119-127

    Calculating Solar Irradiance with Eddington Method

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 129-138

    Monte-Carlo Method for the Solar Irradiance Calculation

  15. Book Chapter

    Pages 139-146

    Calculating Radiative Characteristics with the Single Scattering Approximation

  16. Book Chapter

    Pages 147-154

    Analysis of the Reflection Anisotropy. Case Study: The Numerical Simulation of Waving Water Surface

  17. Book Chapter

    Pages 155-167

    Quantification and Analysis of the Spectral Composition of Subsurface Solar Radiation Diffuse Reflectance in Cases of Deep and Shallow Water Bodies

  18. Book Chapter

    Pages 169-173

    Simulations and Analyses of Variations in Colorimetric Properties of Natural Waters with Specific Reference to Waters with Significant Spatial Heterogeneity of Optical Properties

  19. Book Chapter

    Pages 175-180

    Retrieval of CPA Concentrations from the Spectral Composition of Subsurface Water Column Diffuse Reflectance: Application to Environmental Remote Sensing Tasks

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 181-185