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
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)