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Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics

, Volume 28, Issue 6, pp 518–521 | Cite as

Mathematical method for searching unknown point sources of gas and aerosol in the atmosphere

  • B. M. DesyatkovEmail author
  • N. A. Lapteva
  • A. N. Shabanov
Inverse Problems of Atmospheric and Ocean Optics
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Abstract

A method for searching several hidden point sources of admixtures in the atmosphere is proposed. The sources can have different emission rates and be located at different points in space. The method is based on using the conjugate equation of turbulent diffusion. The effect of the number of test admixture concentration measurement points and inevitable errors in concentration measurements on the accuracy of the sought sources’ parameters is analyzed. Results of test calculations are presented.

Keywords

boundary layer of the atmosphere unknown point sources of admixtures conjugate equation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. M. Desyatkov
    • 1
    Email author
  • N. A. Lapteva
    • 1
  • A. N. Shabanov
    • 1
  1. 1.Vektor State Scientific Center of Virology and BiotechnologyKol’tsovo, Novosibirsk oblastRussia

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