Earth's Sun and Atmosphere.- Measuring Atmosphere and Surface Properties.- Instrument Design Principles I: Radiometers.- Instrument Design Principles II: Sun Photometers.- Concluding Remarks.
Provides an enhanced understanding of the sun, weather and climate
A combination of theory and applications show how to measure the interaction of solar radiation with Earth's atmosphere
Provides detailed information for designing, building, and calibrating inexpensive instruments to monitor the atmosphere
A unique project sourcebook for teachers, students, and citizen scientists