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Measuring optical backscattering in water

  • James M. SullivanEmail author
  • Michael S. Twardowski
  • J. Ronald
  • V. Zaneveld
  • Casey C. Moore
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Abstract

Knowledge of light scattering can provide important information on underwater radiative transfer and the nature and dynamics of suspended particulate matter within a water mass.

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Weighting Function Light Emit Diode Particulate Organic Carbon Phase Function Bead Size 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • James M. Sullivan
    • 1
    Email author
  • Michael S. Twardowski
    • 2
  • J. Ronald
    • 3
  • V. Zaneveld
    • 3
  • Casey C. Moore
    • 3
  1. 1.WET Labs, Inc.NarragansettUSA
  2. 2.Department of ResearchWET Labs, Inc.NarragansettUSA
  3. 3.WET Labs, Inc.PhilomathUSA

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