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  • Vol. 23, Iss. 21 — Nov. 1, 1984
  • pp: 3737–3739

Attenuation of solar radiation in scattering–absorbing waters: a simplified procedure for its calculation

John T. O. Kirk  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 23, Issue 21, pp. 3737-3739 (1984)

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Original Manuscript: May 14, 1984
Published: November 1, 1984

John T. O. Kirk, "Attenuation of solar radiation in scattering–absorbing waters: a simplified procedure for its calculation," Appl. Opt. 23, 3737-3739 (1984)

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  1. R. W. Preisendorfer, “Application of Radiative Transfer Theory to Light Measurement in the Sea,” U.S.G.I. Monogr. 10, 11 (1961).
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