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Radiation measurement

J. Ronald Latimer

Radiation measurement

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Published by The Secretariat, Canadian National Committee for the International Hydrological Decade in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solar radiation -- Measurement.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ. Ronald Latimer.
    SeriesInternational Field Year for the Great Lakes. Technical manual series -- no. 2, Technical manual series -- no. 2.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 53 p. :
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22447552M

    Electromagnetic radiation: 2. Units of measurement. Scientists usually use SI units. The unit of frequency is the hertz (Hz), one cycle per second, named after Heinrich Hertz. For our purposes, we shall use much higher frequencies.


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