Vol. 2, issue 12, article # 2

pdf Dvortsov V. L., Zvenigorodkii S. G. On the estimation of cloudandpost-volcaniceffectsinthe calculations of UV and visible radiation fields in radiation-convective and photochemical atmospheric models. // Atmospheric and oceanic optics. 1989. V. 2. No. 12. P. 1064-1070.
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Simple and effective cloud parameterization is suggested which makes it possible to calculate solar radiation fluxes and photodissociation rates at given cloud optical depth (τC ≥8)or cloud albedo by means of any two-stream method. The flux and photolysis rate variations in post-volcanic period and in presence of cloud are evaluated for the wide range of solar zenith angles, cloud and surface albedo.


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