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  • Vol. 43, Iss. 31 — Nov. 1, 2004
  • pp: 5825–5831

Near-asymptotic angle dependence of ocean optical radiance

Ammar H. Hakim, Brian D. Piening, and Norman J. McCormick  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 43, Issue 31, pp. 5825-5831 (2004)

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The approach of ocean optical radiance to an approximate asymptotic dependence with increasing depth in spatially uniform waters is numerically examined for a variety of sea surface illumination conditions.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.4450) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Oceanic optics
(030.5620) Coherence and statistical optics : Radiative transfer
(290.4210) Scattering : Multiple scattering
(290.7050) Scattering : Turbid media

Original Manuscript: November 2, 2003
Revised Manuscript: July 27, 2004
Manuscript Accepted: August 19, 2004
Published: November 1, 2004

Ammar H. Hakim, Brian D. Piening, and Norman J. McCormick, "Near-asymptotic angle dependence of ocean optical radiance," Appl. Opt. 43, 5825-5831 (2004)

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