Solution of the radiative transfer equation for Rayleigh scattering using the infinite medium Green’s function

  • M. Biçer
  • A. Kaşkaş
Original Article


The infinite medium Green’s function is used to solve the half-space albedo, slab albedo and Milne problems for the unpolarized Rayleigh scattering case; these problems are the most classical problems of radiative transfer theory. The numerical results are obtained and are compared with previous ones.


Rayleigh scattering Infinite medium Green’s function Albedo problem Slab albedo problem Milne problem 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Physics, Faculty of ScienceAnkara UniversityAnkaraTurkey

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