Journal of Earth System Science

, Volume 109, Issue 2, pp 249–254 | Cite as

BOBMEX-98 pilot: Measurement and analysis of incoming shortwave radiation data

  • K. Gopala Reddy
  • P. Sree Ram


Empirical formulae for estimation of hourly incoming shortwave radiation over the Indian Ocean under different cloud amounts have been developed by using the pyranometer measurements of the incoming solar radiation and the cloud observations during BOBMEX Pilot (October–November 1998) cruise.


Radiation cloud empirical formulae 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Gopala Reddy
    • 1
  • P. Sree Ram
  1. 1.Department of Meteorology and OceanographyAndhra UniversityVisakhapatnamIndia

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