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UV Spectro-Radiometry in the Network for the Detection of Stratospheric Change (NDSC)

  • R. L. McKenzie
  • P. V. Johnston
  • G. Seckmeyer
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 52)

Abstract

The Network for the Detection of Stratospheric Change (NDSC) is described briefly. The requirements for UV spectral measurements at NDSC sites are discussed, leading to a set of guidelines for instrumentation, calibration and quality control procedures.

Keywords

Microwave Radiometer Ozone Total Column Spectral Irradiance Measurement Measurement Atmospheric Pressure Profile World Meteorological Organization Global 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. L. McKenzie
    • 1
  • P. V. Johnston
    • 1
  • G. Seckmeyer
    • 2
  1. 1.National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research (NIWA)Lauder, Central OtagoNew Zealand
  2. 2.Fraunhofer Institute for Atmospheric Environemntal ResearchIFUGarmisch-PartenkirchenGermany

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