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Thermal Emissivity : Basics, Measurement, and Biological Examples

Author:
  • Lars Olof Björn
  • Annica M. Nilsson
Publishing year: 2018-02-23
Language: English
Pages: 159-174
Document type: Book chapter
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd

Abstract english

Measurement of thermal emissivity is of interest in a number of disciplines: Astronomy, climate science, meteorology, geology, biology, engineering, and so on, and a number of methods have been developed for different purposes and situations.

Keywords

  • Other Biological Topics
  • Diffuse reflectance
  • Direct emissivity measurements
  • Emissivity determinations
  • FTIR reflectance spectrophotometer
  • Hemispherical emissivity
  • Kirchhoff's Law
  • Thermal emissivity

Other

Published
  • ISBN: 9783527338344
  • ISBN: 9783527687596
Lars Olof Björn
E-mail: lars_olof [dot] bjorn [at] biol [dot] lu [dot] se

Professor emeritus

Molecular Cell Biology

+46 46 222 72 53

B-A340

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