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  • Vol. 40, Iss. 9 — Mar. 20, 2001
  • pp: 1559–1562

Distributions for the exponential band model

Christopher Godsalve  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 40, Issue 9, pp. 1559-1562 (2001)

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The k distribution for the exponential band model has been known for some time but requires intensive computation. Here a new expression is given that can be evaluated rapidly, and example calculations for water vapor are presented.

© 2001 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(280.0280) Remote sensing and sensors : Remote sensing and sensors
(300.0300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy

Original Manuscript: September 16, 1999
Revised Manuscript: August 8, 2000
Published: March 20, 2001

Christopher Godsalve, "Distributions for the exponential band model," Appl. Opt. 40, 1559-1562 (2001)

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