Determination of Emissivity

  • Mikaél’ A. Bramson
Part of the Optical Physics and Engineering book series (OPEG)


Since the emissivity of most materials is determined experimentally, we must discriminate clearly between the characteristics of the various methods for measuring the emissivity, and examine the procedural aspects of each. A description of equipment for conducting the experiments does not, however, fall within the purview of this book.


Brightness Temperature Radiant Flux Spectral Emissivity Standard Source Infrared Spectral Region 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mikaél’ A. Bramson
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  1. 1.Institute of Mineral FuelsAcademy of Sciences of the USSRMoscowUSSR

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